Portside of Avangard small yacht in the Mediterranean.
Stern of Avangard cruising near land in the Mediterranean.
Hot tob on sun deck near lounge area aboard Avangard.
Set tables in dining room aboard Avangard.
Lower Deck Cabin with porthole, couch, and bed aboard Avangard.
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crew members
164 feet
28.5 feet

Please note that the Avangard yacht is not actively sailing any Croatia small ship cruises listed with AdventureSmith Explorations, but is available as a Mediterranean yacht charterContact us for current information on this ship and comparable options, or browse all of our small Mediterranean cruise ships to filter by ship size and ship type.

The M/V Avangard, sister ship of M/V Futura, is a deluxe vessel built in 2017 for cruising in Croatia. With supreme technology, comfort and the latest trends in small ship construction, Avangard is an exciting home base for your Adriatic small ship cruise. She offers a maximum capacity of 36 passengers in 18 twin or double cabins, guaranteeing an intimate setting for your explorations by small ship.

Avangard Review

AdventureSmith Explorations’ Avangard review includes a detailed description of the small ship including deck plans and a photo gallery. Our experts have been aboard nearly every first-class vessel in the Mediterranean. Please read our Avangard review below then contact our cruise experts to compare the Avangard with other small cruise ships and yachts offering Mediterranean small ship cruises

Choose the M/V Avangard for her modern interior and spacious sun deck for viewing the beautiful Croatian coastline and islands. She is part of a newly built fleet of sleek, modern yachts that are elegant enough to make your vacation feel upscale but affordable enough that you can add a European land package to your cruise. She has a bright interior with the feel of a private mega yacht.

Common Areas Aboard Avangard

A fully air-conditioned upper deck dining room can accommodate all passengers at once, yet offers a great degree of privacy for each guest. The restaurant includes a bar area with an LCD TV and a corner table for buffet breakfast. A portion of the dining area extends outdoors as a lounge area, offering sweeping panoramic views of the surroundings. Free WiFi is available on board and the hot tub is a great way to relax after a day of exploring.

Cabins & Deck Plan Aboard Avangard

Avangard’s 18 two-bedded cabins are built by up-to-date standards and are fully equipped with A/C, safe deposit box, fire alarm and audio system for announcements by the captain or tour director. Bathrooms are equipped with toilet, shower, wash basin and hair dryer.

Lower Deck Cabin with 3 portholes, couch, and bed aboard Avangard.
Lower Deck Cabin

There are 8 twin/double cabins on Avangard’s Lower Deck (#1-2 are twin beds only), with portholes at the waterline that cannot be opened.

Main Deck Cabin with bed and desk aboard Avangard
Main Deck Cabin

There are 10 twin/double cabins on the Avangard’s Main Deck, with large windows.

Deck plan of Avangard Mediterranean small ship showing 3 passenger decks with 18 cabins.
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