There are minor transformations. There are major transformations.
And then there is the kind of transformation where a passenger ferry boat is transformed into one of the most expensive luxury yachts, costing a whopping ₹19.7 cr.
Yes, a 154-foot ferry boat in Hong Kong has been transformed into a luxury yacht covering 6,000 square feet of living space.
The original ferry boat:
The converted yacht:
It includes four guest cabins, a home cinema, and the largest sofa in Hong Kong. And currently, it's been listed for sale.
Named Dot, the yacht was bought in 2011 by a British-born Hong Kong resident, who, according to Business Insider, wished to remain anonymous.
However, what's not a mystery is how the yacht looks and functions.
With 1,800 square feet of solar panels, a water catchment system, and a large battery tank, it's nearly self-sustaining.
Fully air-conditioned with a capacity for 8 people, the owner initially converted the ferry into a yacht for a weekend retreat.
The yacht also includes working space, rooms that offer a panaromic view of the ocean, and a kitchen with sliding doors and windows all around.
You can check out the boat's interiors in detail here:
Definitely 'shipping' this yacht!