If you take a leisurely stroll around the Los Llanos Dock in Santa Cruz de Tenerife these days, you’ll be greeted by some of the most astonishing luxury yachts in the world. Among the impressive vessels that catch everyone’s eye are Avanti, Wayfinder, and Excellence.
These luxury yachts belong to some of the wealthiest individuals globally and have recently made their way into the waters of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, including auxiliary yachts for mega yachts.
Here’s a closer look at these remarkable luxury yachts at the Los Llanos Dock
Avanti: Valued at an estimated $100 million, Avanti can accommodate 12 guests and boasts a length of 74 meters. It’s powered by robust Caterpillar engines, allowing it to cruise at a top speed of 17 knots and a cruising speed of 12 knots. The yacht is owned by Itchko Ezratti, the founder of GL Homes of Florida, one of the leading homebuilders in the United States.
Wayfinder: This superyacht belongs to technology tycoon Bill Gates and measures 67 meters in length and 14 meters in width. It features a heliport and was built in Astilleros Armón de Burela, Lugo, primarily to serve a super-luxury yacht. Wayfinder’s main vessel is Aqua, a 112-meter superyacht designed by the German studio Sinot, which runs on hydrogen and has impressive speed and range capabilities. It even has a helipad that doubles as a pickleball court and can carry various recreational equipment.
Excellence: This 80-meter luxury superyacht can accommodate up to 12 guests in seven contemporary double cabins with ensuite bathrooms, including an impressive master suite and six double VIP cabins. It offers a wide range of leisure and entertainment amenities, including a nine-seater cinema, a spa with a sauna and fully equipped gym on the main deck, and a beach club with a sun deck.
Aurora: Measuring 74 meters in length, Aurora features elegant mahogany and stainless steel materials. Details about its interior features are scarce, but it is known that its previous owner was a Russian businessman who personally designed the yacht.
Ocean Z: This steel-hulled yacht is 65 meters long and offers eight cabins, with a price tag of $70 million. Kostyantin Zhevago, a Ukrainian businessman and parliamentarian, is listed as the latest owner. Ocean Z features a sundeck and extensive leisure areas for its guests.
These luxury yachts have added a touch of opulence to the Los Llanos Dock, drawing attention from all who pass by.