Standout Expedition Yacht Deliveries of 2020

4 January 2021

Superyachts with expedition and explorer capabilities are becoming more and more commonplace with owners and charterers dreaming of luxury superyacht experiences in the most remote regions of the world. This is an industry trend that shows no sign of slowing, and we take a look at two of the most exciting explorers that were launched in 2020…

77m La Datcha – Damen Yachting

The Damen SeaXplorer 77 was one of the most eagerly anticipated launches of 2020, a superyacht built to deliver sport and luxury for her guests.

La Datcha is a full custom superyacht designed with a charter purpose in mind, promising exhilarating adventures to far-flung corners of the globe. La Datcha is the largest of the SeaXplorer range by Damen Yachting, and forms part of the La Datcha Tinkoff Collection, assembled by Russian entrepreneur Oleg Tinkov. Her sublimely luxurious interiors have been designed by the Tinkoff Collection’s interior designer, Vasiliy Sphrits, while her rugged exterior profile has been penned by Azure Yacht Design.

Up to 12 guests can be accommodated on La Datcha, with a crew of 24 there to attend to their every need. The 2,560GT superyacht distinguishes herself with her vast array of exciting amenities to enhance the charter experience, including two helicopters which can be stored in a below-deck hangar.

LA DATCHA explorer yacht launch 2020 superyacht

 42m Crowbridge – Cantiere delle Marche

Italian shipyard Cantiere delle Marche (CdM) has risen to prominence as a leading builder of innovative and high-quality explorer vessels since its establishment in 2010.

Based in the shipbuilding mecca of Ancona, CdM launched its 42m explorer Crowbridge in 2020. Designed by Tomasso Spadolini with naval architecture by Hydro Tec, this superyacht is both a significant engineering feat and a statement of remarkable Italian design. The full custom design has been tailored to the preferences of the owner, notably with the generous bulbous bow and flat aft.

Crowbridge is a high-performance yacht with a range of 6,500nm at 10 knots, powered by two Caterpillar C32 Acert. The robust steel construction and reliable engineering platform ensure that La Datcha can reach take guests further and father than before, while her opulent interiors provide extreme comfort in all climates.

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