AKIKO Re-launched to the charter market

8 August 2023

Unveiling the Superyacht AKIKO: A Luxurious Return to the Australian Charter Market

AKIKO has re-launched into the charter market, delivering a word class explorer with sophisticated luxury. The beautiful 34-metre custom expedition yacht has undergone an extensive interior and exterior refit, presenting as a brand-new yacht while offering the capabilities of her pedigree build. AKIKO has maintained her superior presentation by completing an exhaustive refit. The recent upgrades include a hull extension, a stunning interior refit, layout improvements and complete paintwork. AKIKO boasts a significantly sleek exterior and is built to explore unique destinations. AKIKO is currently positioned along The Kimberley coast. She has extensive experience in this spectacular region and is the principal expedition yacht in Australia and The South Pacific. AKIKO Features state-of-the-art amenities and an expertly trained crew; this superyacht promises an unparalleled escape from the ordinary. Join us as we embark on an unforgettable voyage, exploring the wonders of Australia’s stunning coastlines in the lap of luxury aboard the unparalleled superyacht, AKIKO.

2023/ 2024 Charter Program

AKIKO is positioned in the Kimberley between June – September before the South along the Coral Coast and Perth for the October – May season. AKIKO is not only purpose-built for these spectacular destinations. One of the highlights of AKIKO is her experienced crew, including a local guide specialising in adventurous expeditions through the Kimberley.

Tenders & Toys onboard AKIKO

AKIKO is fully equipped with various tenders depending on location, including a 7.5m Smuggler RIB Tender, 2 x 5.5m Barra boats and 1 x 10m Naiad RIB. AKIKO has diverse toys and equipment for charter guests depending on the cruising area. The adventures are endless onboard AKIKO, from jet skis to paddle boards, kayaks and high-end dive gear.

Features and amenities 

AKIKO comfortably accommodates 10- 12 guests in five spacious cabins. An impressive feature onboard is the master cabin on the bridge deck, offering spectacular 180-degree ocean views. The main deck hosts the VIP cabin, while the lower deck comprises three guest cabins, including 1 x Double and 2 x cabins with 3 Single beds. The yacht’s spacious living areas boast full-height windows that fill the impressive interior with natural light.

We invite you to enjoy her new video or take a 3D walk-through tour.

The History and Design of AKIKO

The owners chose the name AKIKO originating from New Zealand. In Maori, Akiko means “at a distance from home,” a fitting name for a yacht that promises to take you on an unforgettable charter journey. AKIKO is more than just a superyacht; it is a work of art meticulously crafted to perfection. Initially designed by renowned naval architect Sam Sorgiovanni, AKIKO combines elegance, functionality, and innovation seamlessly. Built for adventure and a contemporary design, the superyacht AKIKO stands out, making a statement on the Australian charter market.

We invite you to step onboard AKIKO for an exclusive charter experience. The team at Ocean Alliance specialise in tailoring charters to suit your holiday preferences.

We look forward to chartering with you!

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