Akyacht is a visionary and dynamic superyacht shipyard located in Turkey that encourages yachting owners to ‘invest in their dreams’. Founded in 2015 by Turkish entrepreneur Vural Ak, the yard is re-imagining what it means for a yacht to be "made in Turkey". The Akyacht shipyard is located in Kocaeli Free Trade Zone, and its mission is to become one of the major shipyards in the superyacht industry, delivering unsurpassed standards and sustaining long-term relationships with its clients.
Why Buy an Akyacht?
In 2021, Akyacht delivered its flagship VICTORIOUS yacht for charter, the largest Turkish-built superyacht, and has undertaken several refits. With its order book growing, the shipyard is quickly becoming a key player in the luxury yacht market, employing a team of skilled craftsmen, engineers, and designers. The Turkish shipyard prides itself on its technical features, unprecedented quality, superior customer service, after-sales support, and the best warranty service in the industry.
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Aside from new build superyacht projects, the shipyard has also completed three successful refit projects, two 52m(170ft) yachts and one of 31m(103ft)in length, demonstrating their ability its ability to compete with some of the best shipyards in the world. If you are looking for an innovative shipyard to build and fit out a yacht up to 100m (328ft) in length, constructed to classification in steel or aluminium, Akyacht will deliver.
85-metre (279ft) VICTORIOUS motor yacht for charter is a steel-hulled expedition yacht comfortably accommodating up to 24 guests in 12 suites. The luxury vessel is the biggest superyacht ever built in Turkey, winning some of the industry’s most prestigious awards in 2022, such as the International Yacht & Aviation Award "Best Motor Yacht over 80M". She is built to Lloyd's classifications and comes with an equally impressive 12.8-metre (41-foot) aluminum catamaran limousine beach-lander tender. VICTORIOUS includes many features including a full spa, a large beach club, a generous swimming pool, a gym, a cinema, Jacuzzi, sit up bar and open-air dining for 16 guests, touch-and-go helipad, observation lounge with wraparound views, sun deck with working fireplace, children’s playroom, a wine cellar, and an elevator servicing the lower, main, and bridge decks. Twin 1475 hp Caterpillar diesel engines give her a top speed of 17 knots, a cruising speed of 13 knots and an explorer yacht range of 14,000nm. She also boasts zero-speed stabilisers to ensure comfort at anchor and underway.