M/Y DUKE OF YORK
A REFINED YACHT BUILT IN 2010,
SUMMARY OF THE SKILLS OF THE BEST LOCAL MASTERS.
THE DUCA DI YORK IS THE NEW WAY OF LIVING A MAGNIFICENT MARINE ADVENTURE.
Three decks, solarium, bar, boutique, bookshop, board games, internet point, TV, audio / video / dvd with numerous videos and music, complete the services for a pleasant and varied vacation on board. The fine modern and elegant finishes add charm and livability to this magnificent boat.
INTERIORS & EXTERIOR BRIDGES
The Duke of York has 11 cabins (triple, double and a single / double reserved for the group leaders) for a total of 21/25 pax, with independent air conditioning and porthole / window, equipped with spacious bathrooms with hot and cold water and shower cabin.
The spacious and elegant lounge has a bar area and comfortable sofas for a pleasant relaxation while the restaurant is located outside with a beautiful sea view.
On the first aft deck and on the second bow deck, there are outdoor relaxation areas with comfortable sofas, while the sun deck on the last deck is equipped with sun loungers.
The cuisine on board, particularly cured, with breakfast lunch and dinner buffet or table service, is based on Italian and international dishes rich in excellent fresh fish. Possible dinners with "candlelight" with lobster and champagne will brighten up your evenings.
Crew of 10 people plus 3 or 4 instructors / divemasters.
On the Duca di York you can relax with Ayurvedic treatments and massages with natural fragrances proposed by expert therapists who are attentive to the well-being of your body and to your complete relaxation.
Specific massages based on herbs and aromatic oils will give new energy to your senses and your body.
Masseur present throughout the year.
The UNDERWATER part is managed by Albatros International; the contract for the dives, even if included in the sales package, will be stipulated on board.
Up to 3 dives are offered per day depending on the itinerary and the programs, respecting the desaturation times before the flight (the first and the last day of the cruise is done only one dive).
Dives include the use of a tank, weights and an underwater guide.
For those who want to travel light, it is possible to rent all the diving and snorkelling equipment on board.
Minimum patent required OPEN WATER or equivalent, mandatory dive computer.
For those who are not in possession of any diving license, we offer the opportunity to do the first diving experience and also to complete diving courses from beginner to advanced level, directly on board with our instructors during the week
Possibility of extra dives, on payment, depending on the itinerary.
DAN insurance (or equivalent) compulsory, on board it is however possible to take out temporary DAN insurance (Usd 25.00 for 7 days / Usd 35.00 for 14 days).
On the M / Y DUKE OF YORK you can use the NITROX for FREE.
NEW 2019: Diving scooters on board!
The Maldives are the only country in the world to offer, for cruises with superior and luxury category boats, a very comfortable "DIVING DHONI" boat for an even more special and exclusive service. The Diving dhoni is a large boat (from 16 to 20 meters) completely autonomous, with 3 crew members, which faithfully follows the cruise boat. All diving and sports equipment is stored inside, each guest has his own comfortable place for diving preparation and on board there is also the tank refill station.
Tender Ideal for moving and descending on the islands, fishing and excursions.
Canoe and Sup
For those who wish, CANOA and SUP will be available to make short trips around the yacht.
SAFETY ON BOARD
Telephone, VHF radio, 24 / 24h surveillance crew
Nautilus Life Line VHS: tracking devices for dispersed divers
Defibrillator and spinal stretcher
"First aid" medical oxygen
Year of construction - 2010
Hull - Wood
Length - 36 meters
Width - 11 meters
Engine - DAEWOO
Speed - 12 knots
Cabins with bathroom - 11
Electricity - 220 volts
Library - Yes
Massage Center -Yes
Water maker - Yes
Aid - Yes / O2 / DAE
Inverter - Yes
Telephone and radio - Yes
Diving Dhoni - Yes
Tender - Yes
Canoe and Sup - Yes
Alcoholic drinks - Yes
Air conditioning - Yes, Individual
Cylinders -12 and 13.6 Lt
Cylinders - 15 Lt for hire
Tank attachments -Int-Din
Nitrox - Yes - FREE
Scooter Underwater -Yes
Assistance for Rebreather - Yes by reservation