Indian Cruise Holidays – Romancing with the waves!

Take a pause, and think for a while, how would it be to experience your India travel tour amidst the meandering waves, when most take the air route? For a while you might feel that the sight unknown passengers on board in a confined place might make you feel a little awkward. Any traveler having experienced a cruise vacation would always have a different story to share than the rest. A cruise vacation would take you “far away from the madding crowd” of the city life. On board, you would be transported to a dream arcadia with the mesmerizing background music. At night when you are gazing at the sea, allow the moonlight to be your host. If movies like Titanic fascinate you, a cruise holiday with your family or spouse would be to your optimum satisfaction.


The luxury cruises in India are impressive owing to the presence of the numerous ports and beaches here. The closeness of the three famous water bodies namely, Bay of Bengal, Arabian Sea and Indian Ocean adds to the attraction. The popular cruise services in India is offered by Star Cruises which comprise three vessels, namely:-

  • Vivada Cruises, Oberoi Vrinda, Assam Bengal Navigation, Super Star Libra
  • Super Star Virgo, Super Star Aquarius
  • Atlantis Cruising

Are forests and rivers your secret calling? If yes, then why not allow yourself the chance to get mystified with the rich Indian flora and fauna. Wilderness and wildlife are the two distinct features of the Brahmaputra Luxury River Cruises. On the cruise you can catch a glimpse of the Gangetic Dolphins and other stunning bird life. This apart, the cruise also takes you to numerous national parks in India. The famous ones are the Kaziranga National Park that is the abode of one horned rhinos and Manas which is a Project Tiger Reserve located on the Bhutan border. This is a complete treat for wildlife enthusiasts.

With Heritage River Cruises, you can have access to few selected areas that are rarely visited. The duration is long and covers destinations like Jharkhand, Bihar and West Bengal. When you are on board, there are certain rules that need to be adhered. For instance smoking is only allowed on the Sun Deck only and not inside the cruise.

The cruise starts from Kolkata and finishes at Patna. Other destinations covered include the following:-

  • Chandannagore
  • Kalna
  • Matiari and Murshidabad
  • Jangipur and Farakka
  • Raj Mahal and Bateshwarsthan
  • Sultanganj and Munger Simaria

For the travelers willing to experience a modern cruise experience can choose a cruise vacation with SuperStar Libra. This is a vessel that belongs to Star Cruises, that allows you to explore the Asia-Pacific region across Indian Ocean.

You can enjoy the sightseeing that the cruise allows you covering destinations like Mumbai, Lakshadweep, Goa, Chennai, Cochin, Phuket, Colombo, Singapore and Port Klang.

Another popular name would be the Appealing Assam Cruise that lasts for a time period of approximately seven to eight days. The areas covered are Guwahati, Ganesh Pahar, Tezpur, Kaziranga and many more. The undulating terrain of Ganesh Pahar provides you with mesmerizing landscapes that are worth capturing in a frame. In addition to that you can visit the Orang National Park and the Singuri Ghat. Further as you cruise down to Tezpur you can have a look at the Da Parbatia temple that dates back to 6th century.

These apart other cruise vacations that you can choose are:-

  • Glorious Ganges Cruise
  • Sunderban Surprises Cruise
  • Assam Allure Cruise

Indian cruise holidays allow you to romance with the waves and explore unusual locales that spell beauty.

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