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Lebanese Businessman is in Fethiye with his $110 Million Mega Yacht!

The mega yacht Chopi Chopi, owned by Lebanese Taha Mikati, one of the 20 richest Arab businessmen in the world, docked in Fethiye. The mega yacht worth 110 million dollars was refueled with 2 million liras.

, one of the most beautiful yachts in the world, named as family home by Lebanese businessman Taha Mikati, owner of telecommunications companies, which is stated to have a fortune of 4 billion dollars, anchored in Fethiye Harbor. Traveling the Greek and Turkish coasts on a 2,421 gross tonnage 80-meter-long mega yacht, which includes businessman Taha Mikati and his family members, who learned to have entered Turkey from the Greek islands, Mikati is on vacation with his relatives.


In the morning, 20 suitcases and bags of various sizes belonging to the relatives of businessman Taha Mikati, who were going to Dalaman Airport by disembarking from the yacht anchored at Fethiye Pier, were unloaded and passed through customs. Meanwhile, 80,000 liters of fuel, worth approximately 2 million TL, were supplied by 8 tankers. It has been learned that the yacht belongs to the Fans Maritin company, Taha Mikati and his relatives will go to Rhodes Island in Greece by mega yacht.


The luxury 80-metre mega yacht was co-built with Italian architects Laura Sessa, Giovanni and Paola Zuccon and is among the largest of its kind. The entire yacht, worth over $110 million, took 660,000 hours to complete and the displacement hull was made of aluminum and steel.


Originally designed as a “family home” for recreational use, Chopi Chopi includes five luxury double cabins, a private suite with private VIP terrace, six wide open decks, a 100 square meter beach club on the lower deck. The mega yacht also has multiple dining and lounge areas and two lifts. The houseboat can accommodate 12 guests at any given time and employs around 31 crew and 9 staff. In addition, the ship features a unique circular pilot house, sauna, Turkish bath and massage room, as well as a full day SPA and a helipad located at the rear. Five years ago, Chopi Chopi took home the 2014 World Yacht Cup. Before that, Showboats Design Awards, Best Interior Decoration Award in 2014; He received the awards of the Board of Judges and the Boat of the Year 2013 at the 2014 World Superyacht Awards.

Ece Nagihan

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