The first day of the MYBA Genoa Charter Show kicked off this morning – and our coverage begins with a look at five great superyachts on show

Some showery weather greeted the first visitors to the operning day of the MYBA Genoa Charter Show, which runs until Thursday. With over 40 superyachts on show, and many the world’s major brokerage houses in attendence, the event showcases some of the great yachts you can charter this summer. We’ve selected some of our favourites.


New Sunrise

New Sunrise

A recent interior makeover means this pleasingly traditional 61.3-metre CRN from 2000 is in like-new condition. A gentleman’s motor yacht with all the modern amenities – including a Honda motor bike. Shown by: Burgess. Guests: 12. Rates from: €294,000pw.



Force Blue

A popular charter yacht with over 5,000 sea miles under her hull last year, this 63.3-metre Royal Denship is set to be cruising Italy, Spain, Greece, Croatia and Montenegro this summer. Shown by: Fraser Yachts. Guests: 12. Rates from: €235,000pw.




With over 18 weeks booked last year, this 30.2-metre Benetti is looking forward to an equally busy summer and is fresh from a winter in the yard. Shown by: Ocean Independence. Guests: 9. Rates from: €65,000pw.


Red Square


The 72-metre Axioma, launched by Dunya Yachts in 2013, features a relaxing interior by Alberto Pinto, with a main salon mezzanine. The aft deck infinity pool is another feature not to be missed. Shown by: Yachting Partners International. Guests: 12. Rates from: €490,000pw.


Inset Cheeky Tiger

Cheeky Tiger

With half of the summer to be spent in Turkey and Greece, and a solid portfolio of repeat clients, this 34-metre Leopard is set for another successful charter season. Shown by: Y.CO. Guests: 8. Rates from: €60,000pw.

• You can read more from the captains of Cheeky Tiger, Force Blue and Salu in the next issue of SuperYacht World, which publishes on Wednesday.