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5 Largest Yachts in the World


# 1 – Azzam
Azzam – 180,6 meter (593 ft) – Emir Of Dubai
The yacht Azzam is considered to be the World’s largest yacht.

Emir of Abu Dhabi
Azzam is owned by Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Emir of Abu Dhabi and President of the United Arab Emirates. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan is one of the world’s wealthiest royals, with a net worth of US$ 15 billion.

Azzam was built by luxury yacht builder Lürssen for an estimated build price of US$ 400 million. Her exterior design is done by Nauta Yachts. Powered by two gas turbines and two diesel engines she can reach a top speed of 30 knots.

# 2 – Eclipse
Eclipse – 162 meter (533 ft) – Roman Abramovich
The yacht Eclipse is known as ‘the US$ 1.5 billion yacht’, although her real cost price was considerably less. US$ 500 Million Build Price. Her original contract price was around EUR 400 million, or USD 500 million. Superyacht Eclipse was the largest yacht in the world, but this title is now reserved for superyacht Azzam.

Roman Abramovich
The yacht Eclipse is owned by Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, one of the richest people in the world. Eclipse has two swimming pools and two helicopter pads, and a crew of 70. Eclipse was delivered by Blohm and Voss in 2010.

# 3 – Dubai
Dubai – 162 meter (532 ft) – Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum of Dubai
The yacht Dubai is the royal yacht of Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum. The yacht is more or less permanently based in Dubai and is often used by his children.

Built for Prince Jefri of Brunei
The yacht was originally commissioned at Lurssen Yachts by Prince Jefri of Brunei, but the project was abandoned in 1998. In 2006 she was finished by Platinum Yachts, on behalf of the Dubai Government. The yacht has accommodations for 24 guests, and has a crew of 115.

# 4 – Dilbar
Dilbar – 156 meter (512 ft) – Alisher Usmanov
The yacht Dilbar is actually the largest yacht in the world, measured by displacement. This means she has the biggest interior and the highest weight.

Alisher Usmanov
She is built for Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov, as a replacement for his ‘smaller’ 110 meter Dilbar (now Ona). Alisher Usmanov is one of Russia’s richest men with a net worth of US$ 13 billion.

# 5 – Al Said
Al Said – 155 meter (509 ft) – Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said
The yacht Al Said is the royal yacht of Qaboos bin Said Al Said, the Sultan of Oman.

Crew of 140
The yacht can accommodate 65 guests and 140 crew members. Sultan Qaboos is one of the richest royals in the world, his net worth is estimated at more than US$ 1 billion.

Two Yachts
Sultan Quaboos owns several yachts, including the Fulk Al Salamah, at 150 meter she is almost as big as Al Said, but acts as her support yacht. She #6 in our ‘List of Largest Yachts’

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