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[VIDEO] One of the World’s Biggest Super Yachts Visits Korčula Island

Katara has been in cruising in Croatia for the past 2 weeks (photo credit: Creative Commons)

Katara has been in cruising in Croatia for the past 2 weeks (photo credit: Creative Commons)

The world’s 14th biggest yacht island has docked at the island of Korčula on Croatia’s southern Dalmatian coast yesterday…

The 408-foot Katara, onwed by the Emir of Qatar, has paid a visit to the island of Korčula after visiting Dubrovnik. Valued at around 300 million USD, Katara is ranked as the 14th largest yacht in the world, but if it was measured by volume it would rank much higher. She has gross tonnage of 7922t and can reach a max speed of 20 knots.

Korčula

Korčula

The massive mega yacht has 14 cabins for 28 guests, and 30 cabins for 60 crew members. Katara was built by Lurssen and was delivered to the Emir of Qatar in 2010. She was designed by Espen Oeino with an interior design by Alberto Pinto.

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