Most of the business tycoons and wealthy people of the world are always seen competing with each other only to set themselves at a special place. They know how to make the titles in the newspapers and publications by splashing their cash while buying super expensive things such as jets, cars, houses, yachts, etc. But most of them don’t consider putting their name at the top of the list as their priority. Some of them buy these expensive things only to maintain their status symbols. However, dropping huge cash on buying luxury superyachts has now become a trend among the richest.
No doubt, the ownership of a yacht is so related to owning an island with freedom as its extra benefit. From hosting a party with the fellow moguls to secretly cruising around the world away from the hustle of the cities, rich people do not consider buying a yacht as an expensive investment.
Here is a list of some of the most expensive yachts in the world, and get amazed by the lavishness that we have discovered for you.
The History Supreme
Price: $4.8 Billion
The History Supreme is the most expensive yacht in the world, which was made by the most famous designer of the UK, The Stuart Hughes shipbuilders. This tremendous luxury yacht is 100 feet in length and was finished in three years from inception. The History Supreme is more like a floating palace and is reportedly owned by Malaysian billionaire, Robert Knok. It is wrapped with a thin sheet of gold in the base, while other precious metals such as platinum and gold were used in the trim. Not only this, what joins the squandering of this extravagant is its master bedroom that includes a meteorite rock wall and an actual Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton bust. The master line of this yacht has a 68 kg 24-carat Aquavista Panoramic Wall Aquarium and an extremely rare 18.5-carat diamond container with a worth above $45 million alone. Not only this, it has an iPhone which is covered with 500 cut diamonds, and a 7.4 and 8-carat pink diamonds on its home button is also included on board!
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Price: $1.5 Billion
Eclipse is the second most expensive yacht, which was built by Blohm and Voss Hamburg. The buyer of The Eclipse is Roman Abramovich, who is the Russian billionaire. This luxurious 536 feet yacht is also the second-largest cruiser in the world including, 24 guest cabins, a casino hall, two helicopter pads, two swimming pools, various hot tubs, 3 launch boats, and a submarine as well. Besides these, Eclipse is equipped with intruders detection and an anti-missile defense system. While the main bedroom has intruder alarms and armor plating with bulletproof windows. The Eclipse also has a laser system that prevents any camera from capturing this ship. Quite interesting!
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Admiral X Force 145
Price: 1.1 Billion
Admiral X Force 145 is the third most expensive yacht in the world, which was built on the title ‘The Palace on a Sail.’ This yacht was an innovative concept of The Italian Sea Group, which is 465 feet in length. In the state quarters, there are several crystal chandeliers, and the interior is furnished with luxury and even slender marble pieces. Besides having two swimming pools, two cinemas, two helipads, garages, indoor parks, there are also a range of exercise services and a 2-story pool area in the yacht.
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Price: $650 Million
Azzam is the largest yacht in the world, with a length of 590 meters. The owner of this yacht is the President of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed. It is the fastest yacht in the world, having a speed of 35 km/h. Lürssen Yachts made this luxury line, while the sophisticated interior was designed by the French interior decorator, Christophe Leoni. This cruiser has the unique ability to travel at high speed in both warm and shallow water. Moreover, the owner says that Azzam is one of the most complex and challenging yachts that has ever built. It is also rumored that, just like the Eclipse, Azzam also has its own system of missile defense with the bulletproof suite for the owner.
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Price: $527 Million
Topaz was also manufactured by The Lürssen Yachts in 2012. This yacht was built in Germany and was specially designed for the business tycoon of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan by Tim Heywood and Terrance Disdale. There are no less than eight decks onboard, a hot tub, a luxury cinema, a spa, a conference room, an immense party space in this cruiser. The interior of Topaz is extra-plush with underwater illumination and a helicopter pad. Besides the 26 guest cabins, it has crew quarters for the 79 staff members who are required to maintain the glory of this luxury yacht.
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