This journey generated a great deal of publicity, and it was hoped that this might mark the start of standard in a single day journeys for vacationers, which might supply a novel solution to expertise the lake and generate much-needed revenue for the upkeep of the ship.
Nonetheless, these cruises haven’t materialised.
In 2016, Capt. Saavedra stepped down as captain of the Yavari; and since 2018 she has been present process ‘additional refurbishment’ meaning she is just not open to visits or stays.
PeruNorth’s makes an attempt to contact the Yavari’s directors for an replace have been met with silence. Regardless of this, it’s to be sincerely hoped that there are extra chapters to be written in her lengthy and singular historical past.