Cruise


Cruise


India is blessed with an extensive shoreline and some of the mightiest rivers. This abundance of water gives India a memorable experience of cruises. Indian tourism gets a special touch with these wonderful cruising options. Cruising in India makes for a memorable holiday. The beautiful ecosystem, blue waters, blue skies, and the luxury of cruises offer a cherished experience.

Cruises in India are available on the blue seas as well as the beautiful rivers. From the scenic backwaters of Kerala, shoreline of Goa, beautiful River Ganges or the mighty Brahmaputra, there are many options of cruises. Take a look at the popular cruise itineraries in India.


The Historic Lower Ganges on Board ABN Rajmahal/ABN Sukapha

Ganges and Lower Ganges cruises are all about visits to villages, towns, temples and monuments in a little-known but fascinating and culturally rich part of India, on foot, by cycle rickshaw or minibus.

Day 01 : Arrive Kolkata

Met on arrival at Kolkata airport and transfer to hotel.
Overnight in Kolkata

Day 02 : In Kolkata

Half day sightseeing tour of Kolkata.
Overnight nights in Kolkata

Day 03-09 : Lower Ganges River Cruise

Board the ABN Rajmahal or ABN Sukapha and set off upstream. Highlights of your cruise include taking cycle rickshaws through the countryside in Kalna as well as a visit to the battlefield of Plassey where in 1757 Robert Clive, the Commander-in-Chief of British India changed the course of Indian history. The latter part of your voyage takes you past scenes of rural India at its most idyllic. Marvel as the mighty river transforms into a charming waterway whose banks are lined with sleepy riverside villages, mustard fields and mango orchards.

Day 10 Farakka to Calcutta

Disembark and transfer to Kolkata

Day 11 Calcutta

Transfer to the airport.


Brahmaputra Cruises

Brahmaputra cruises feature visits and attractions such as wildlife viewing, village walks, visits to tea gardens, exploring country towns in cycle rickshaws, barbecues on deserted river islands, dance performances, and visits to craft workshops.

Day 01 : Arrive Kolkata

Met on arrival at Kolkata airport and transfer to hotel.
Overnight in Kolkata

Day 02 : In Kolkata

Half day sightseeing tour of Kolkata.
Overnight nights in Kolkata

Day 03- Fly Kolkata – Jorhat

Transfer to Kolkata airport in time to board flight for Jorhat. Met on arrival at Jorhat airport and transfer to boarding point of Cruise.
Overnight onboard Cruise.

Day 04 - 12 : Brahmaputra River Cruise

Board the ABN Rajmahal or ABN Sukapha and set off upstream. Highlights of your cruise include taking cycle rickshaws through the countryside in Kalna as well as a visit to the battlefield of Plassey where in 1757 Robert Clive, the Commander-in-Chief of British India changed the course of Indian history. The latter part of your voyage takes you past scenes of rural India at its most idyllic. Marvel as the mighty river transforms into a charming waterway whose banks are lined with sleepy riverside villages, mustard fields and mango orchards

Day 13 : Disembark Cruise & Fly Guwahati – Kolkata

Disembark your cruise and and transfer to Guwahati airport in time to board flight for Kolkata Overnight in Kolkata/p>

Day 14: Calcutta

Transfer to the airport.