Built for adventure, luxury and expedition by renowned yacht builders - Vitters in the Netherlands. 37m, Vripack designed DARDANELLA is available for charter in some of the most remote parts of the world. Based in the South Pacific with an exciting schedule, available for charter in areas such as Papua New Guinea, Micronesia, the Solomon Islands, Marshall Islands and surrounds. DARDANELLA carries a crew of 8 and accommodates 12 guests in 5 beautifully appointed guest suites each with ensuite.
Her crew of 8 includes an on board wellness instructor who through yoga, Pilates, massage and handcrafted workshops, thrives on making positive, personally tailored practices to optimise progress for guests of any level, capability & interest. Whether guests are looking to prepare for their day with a short daily yoga practice, unwind with a massage or dive into a fully immersive wellbeing retreat, Dardanella is able to design a wellbeing program to enhance any trip.
DARDANELLA 's crew are highly experienced with many years running luxury expeditions throughout the Pacific. They specialise in adventurous travel in often remote and largely uncharted areas. From diving remote wrecks to swimming with whales, surfing reefs or simply cruising through new destinations, DARDANELLA has you sorted. In 2017 the captain and crew spent a full year navigating DARDANELLA throughout the Islands of French Polynesia, scoping out the best diving sites, learning about remote island culture and finding the best surf breaks. All of this knowledge and passion for the area is ready and waiting to be shared with DARDANELLA's guests.
DARDANELLA has a focus on sustainability and research and has worked with some of the biggest names in this field. Whether it's surfing, diving, collecting bio-samples from a remote volcano, visiting sunken war ships and world war II bombers or simply enjoying a luxurious cruise through the islands of the Pacific, DARDANELLA is equipped for it all.
“Dardanella is a floating platform of expression, creativity, experimentation and future visions.” — National Geographic Explorer
“Diverse and ample spaces, both outdoors and in, provide opportunity for communal gatherings and lively discussion, or more individual, meditative moments.” - International Best Selling Author
“Every detail, from the delicious meals to the incredibly helpful crew meant that I returned home feeling happy, healthy, inspired and rejuvenated.” - Research Fellow at the Natural History Museum, London
“The Dardanella is an amazing vessel . But the crew of the boat are second to none and will take care of your every whim. We spent eight days on the boat with an amazing crew who will make your trip a once in a life time experience .” - Film Producer
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DARDANELLA offers flexible accommodation for research expedition groups, dive/surf specific charters and/or luxury cruising.
DARDANELLA sleeps up to 12 guests in 5 cabins + x1 extra single cabin for supernumerary's including 1x King Master, 1x Queen VIP, 2x twin cabins with additional large adult size pullman bunks, 1 x twin cabin without pullman and 1x single cabin - perfect for dive guides and other additional expedition crew.
All cabins are well appointed, with clean and classic styling each with ensuite.
2x Custom built in 2018/19 tenders for exploration, diving and surfing
6.5m in Length
240Hp, Top speed 30 knots
150L Long range Diesel Tanks
2 x JETSKI'S Sea Doo GTI 155
2 x Double Kayaks: 2 Man VIKING
2 x Paddle Boards (Inflatable)
12 x Dive Gear OMS
Nitrox Compressor NUVAIR LP 280 ME
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