YERSIN is a custom trans-ocean explorer yacht built in 2015 by the French shipyard Piriou. She is internationally renowned for being one of the planet’s eco-friendly vessels due to numerous eco-focused elements:

Why choosing YERSIN?

    • Remarkable fuel efficiency.
    • Vessel built to be 95% recyclable
    • Hull treated with a silicone; an anti-fouling coating used to prevent the release of harmful chemicals.
    • Recycle of waste-water through a biological treatment.
    • Specific filters on exhaust pipes prevent 99.8% of the soot from entering the atmosphere.
    • No use of teak wood. YERSIN used an artificial teak – “Bolidt” a greener and hardier alternative
    • A GPS positioning system that prevent the anchor to be dropped on precious coral reef ecosystems.
    • Significant waste storage system (50 days for 40 people)

Her charter location is flexible, depending on the client’s requests. She is available in numerous destinations, from the Baltics (Norway, Finland, Russia, Iceland) to the Pacific (Kamchatka, Japan and Antarctica).

She accommodates 18 passengers in 8 comfortable cabins. Her great interior and exterior space offer multiple areas of relaxation and comfort for the guests. By combining luxury features with true explorer facilities, this vessel aims to leave lasting memories from every expedition.

Main features on-board:

  • Ice-classed hull 1C
  • Professional diving facility
  • Elevator connecting all guests level
  • Spa & gym
  • Six research laboratories and hospital
  • Media room
  • Teppanyaki grill

YERSIN has a remarkable fuel efficiency. At a cruising speed of 11 knots, her electric propulsion gives the ship a consumption rate of 360-litres of fuel per hour, at nine knots, the consumption drops to 180-litres per hour.

YERSIN interior is inspired by the 1930’s passenger ships with the highest possible comfort. The noise and vibration levels underway and at anchor are significantly low. YERSIN’s interior design is elegant combining modern lines with classic elements. Most of the furniture and art pieces relates to the cruise liners spirit.

The owner suite is significantly spacious, hosting a super king size bed and a large bathroom with a wide shower and a tub complete this extremely comfortable suite. The guests suites are located in the vessel “calm zone” to experience the highest possible comfort and low noise level at sea; their beds are modulable and can be organised from a single to a double queen size. A large ensuite bathroom with ample shower complements this cabin.

The lower deck is dedicated to the guests’ wellbeing and is composed of a large sport area. In addition, there is also a relaxing zone with a lounge-bed, a massage room, a Jacuzzi, an Hammam and a large shower complete the SPA. An elevator will take the guests from the Spa to the sun 6 decks above where you will find stunning panoramic views.


Beatrice CHIARDI


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    € 480,000 per week
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    76.6 meters
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    13 meters
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    12 knots
    Max Speed :
    15 knots
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    4.4 meters
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