Icon Yachts relaunches classic yacht M/Y Sherakhan


After a three-month refit

The 70m classic motor yacht Sherakhan has been relaunched by the Dutch yard Icon Yachts after a three-month refit and repaint.

The yacht has arrived for the refit on 13 September and was relaunched at the end of November. The hull is now painted in white, changed from the classic vintage blue.


The interiors have been upgraded. A new A/V system has been installed along with new main generators.

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M/Y Sherakhan was built in 1965 by A. Vuijk & Zonen as Princess Margaret. She can accommodate 24 guests in 12 double cabins. Power is provided by a single Caterpillar diesel engine, delivering 1,380 hp for a maximum speed of 13 knots.