Recently, Elon Musk had time to enjoy a summer vacation with close friends at the famous tourist island of Mykonos. Accompanying the billionaire on this trip are close friend Sarah Staudinger, 33, fashion designer and founder of the Staud brand, and her new husband Ari Emanuel, 61.
While the famous billionaire owns a private jet worth nearly $ 70 million and is coming soon to a higher model costing $ 80 million, but Elon Musk has never splurged to buy a yacht and is also very proud of himself. less expensive travel. Therefore, for this trip, Musk’s team rented a ship called Zeus from the online yacht rental company Sam Boat. Billionaire Elon Musk dressed simply with black pants and a white T-shirt, hat, and sunglasses on this trip. Image: Backgrid
The price of the yacht that Elon Musk rented is $ 50 million. Zeus was built by Blohm + Voss to designs by Martin Francis for businessman Emilio Azcárraga. Originally, it was named Eco, which was transferred in 1999. New owner, billionaire Larry Ellison, renamed the yacht to Katana in 1999. The ship later became Enigma in 2004 under ownership. by Aidan Barclay and in 2017, when billionaire Yiannakis Theophani Christodoulou bought it, it was called Zeus. Image: SamBoat
The 24 m long Zeus yacht can accommodate 20 people, mainly used for day trips. Zeus rentals start at $7,171 per day, including payments to the captain, who will lead the crew throughout the trip. Image: SamBoat
Zeus is equipped with a backyard so that passengers can comfortably swim with diving equipment or snorkel. Or in case you don’t want to swim, passengers can relax with a cocktail on the aft deck. Image: SamBoat
If passengers don’t want to bask in the sun, there’s room to eat and drink inside. And in case you want to rest, there are 4 beds enough for 8 people. Image: SamBoat
The Zeus yacht can reach speeds of 65 km/h thanks to the twin diesel engines and the central GE LM1600 gas turbine operating at high speed. The yacht’s amenities have been recently upgraded, with the conversion of the aft deck into a basketball court. Image: SamBoat
According to Autoevolution, although Zeus is an old yacht, in terms of amenities, it is very impressive. The ship is said to be suitable for billionaire vacations, with expensive costs. Image: Backgrid