Africa I is a 47 m / 154′3″ luxury motor yacht. She was built by Benetti in 2010.
With a beam of 8.8 m and a draft of 2.8 m, she has an aluminium hull and aluminium superstructure. This adds up to a gross tonnage of 492 tons.
She is powered by MTU engines giving her a maximum speed of 24 knots and a cruising speed of 20 knots. Africa I's maximum range is estimated at 3400 nautical miles.
The motor yacht can accommodate 12 guests in 6 cabins with an interior design by Francois Zuretti and an exterior design by Stefano Natucci.