Boat Lagoon Yachting Hosts Annual Phuket Rendezvous Event, Drawing Yacht Owners from Across the Region to Phuket, Thailand -the World Yachting Destination

Boat Lagoon Yachting Hosts Annual Phuket Rendezvous Event, Drawing Yacht Owners from Across the Region to Phuket, Thailand -the World Yachting Destination

Phuket Rendezvous 2024 , The 3-day event is held last weekend from 24-26 February, brought together an impressive fleet of over 20 luxury yachts from SEA Region, including notable models such as the All- new Princess Y95, Princess Y72, and the iconic Princess X95 Superflybridge. Notably, the event marked the debut of the stunning Princess X80 in Thailand, arriving from Singapore. Among the other remarkable vessels were the Two F55,Princess 64, Princess 88, two F55s, Cap Camarat 9.0 CC, Sacs Strider 11, and Sacs Strider 15.

Hosted annually by Boat Lagoon Yachting, the Phuket Rendezvous embodies the quintessential boating lifestyle, offering a blend of oceanic adventure and island exploration around the picturesque Phuket islands. Since its inception in 2011, the Rendezvous has remained Thailand’s premier overnight yachting event.

For the first day is an exclusive event that brings together Boat Lagoon Yachting’s esteemed yacht owners and VIP guests. Greetings from our Group Managing Director, Vrit Yongsakul, Alister Brunskill, Singapore Country Head for Boat Lagoon Yachting, and Stephen Thomas, Head of Aftersales Service, who have tirelessly worked to gather the entire BLY family for this special occasion. 2024 marks Boat Lagoon Yachting the 30th year Anniversary, adding an extra layer of celebration to the event.

Yacht owners and VIP guests are currently immersed in live DJ & Entertainment, setting the stage for a memorable first night before the Rendezvous cruise begins at one of Phuket’s renowned beach clubs, the picturesque Catch Beach Club overlooking Bangtao Beach. This exclusive event brings together a gathering of Boat Lagoon Yachting’s esteemed yacht owners and VIP guests. On the beachfront, an impressive lineup of Princess yachts awaits, including the Flagship of Y class the All -New Y95, Princess Y72, the two F55, the two of Princess 75 and Princess 78MY.

On the second day of Phuket Rendezvous 2024, our fleet gathered at Koh Mai Thon for a special event. The event also featured a noteworthy commitment to marine conservation, with the release of 30 baby Bamboo sharks in collaboration with the National Marine Conservation Department. Marine conservation efforts are crucial in Phuket, where threats to marine life persist. Boat Lagoon Yachting and Princess Yachts are dedicated to promoting marine conservation practices and responsible boating, supporting the National Marine Conservation Department’s mission to safeguard marine populations.

In Phuket, marine conservation, especially for Bamboo sharks, is critical due to threats The Marine Conservation Department in Phuket is dedicated to safeguarding Bamboo shark populations and other marine species through research and education.

Vrit Yongsakul, Group Managing Director, expressed the importance of embodying Princess Yachts’ brand ethos and extending it to the region. He emphasised our dedication to protecting the ocean and its inhabitants, stating, “As a brand deeply connected to the sea, we are passionate about preserving marine life. Whether you enjoy the sea by sailing, boating, diving, or simply admiring it, supporting the the Thailand, National Marine Conservation is a vital step towards ensuring thriving oceans for generations to come.”

The last day convoy is cruising towards Loh Lana Bay on Phi Phi Don Island. Yachts are coming together, rafting up with fun floating water toys and iAqua equipment.

The owners enjoyed private guided tours around the Phi Phi islands aboard Sacs Strider 11 and Jeanneau Cap Camarat 9.0WA chase boats. The evening concluded with a breathtaking sunset cruise, anchoring in front of the iconic Phi Phi Island, capping off a remarkable Phuket Rendezvous 2024.

Vrit said, “The Gulf of Thailand as an exceptional destination for indulging in the yachting lifestyle. Epically, Phi Phi and Krabi’s global acclaim for their breathtaking scenery, vast waters, renowned diving spots, and culinary offerings. Thailand’s prominence as a premier yachting and boating hub in Asia was emphasized, with its high-tech marinas equipped with comprehensive services tailored to sea enthusiasts. Expressing appreciation, he emphasized the significance of hosting this event for our Southeast Asian clientele, providing them with an opportunity to immerse themselves in the yachting lifestyle.”

Moreover, he emphasised the Phuket rendezvous event’s importance in assembling one of the largest yacht displays in Asia, featuring the complete range of Princess Yachts and other esteemed brands against the backdrop of Thailand’s pristine seas.

Boat Lagoon Yachting actively promotes Phuket with, amongst other unique client lifestyle activities that no one else can offer, the annual Boat Lagoon Yachting Phuket Rendezvous. The event brings together luxury yachts, and yacht owners along with their family and friends.