Set off on an exciting voyage aboard the R.V Bengal Ganga, a unique river cruise and stay experience on the Ganges in Kolkata, West Bengal. Built in 2004, this river cruise ship is a replica of the colonial-era ‘Clyde’ steamers. The 28-room R.V Bengal Ganga is tastefully designed to ensure ultimate luxury and comfort for its passengers. The ship’s in-house salon, dining room with exquisite decór and sumptuous cuisines, spacious sun deck, and the variety of on-board activities promise a cruise experience unlike anywhere else in India.
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With 28 elegant rooms, the cruise comes with all the comforts of home and offers a vacation that’s truly relaxing in every sense. From a restaurant to a spa, lounge, and Wi-Fi access, the R.V Bengal Ganga’s sun deck has everything you need.
The ship has 28 luxurious rooms and two palatial suites. The rooms have walls and floors of Burma teak, fine regional textiles and works of art, and modern bathrooms with showers. The spacious interiors come with picturesque views from the windows and the sun deck. Rest and rejuvenation are guaranteed on this thoughtfully designed cruise experience.
2Adults + 1 Child
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The room amenities on the R.V Bengal Ganga Cruise include the following: Wi-Fi, air-conditioner, private bathroom, room service, and tea/coffee maker.
The R.V Bengal Ganga is a three-day voyage on the river Ganges (Hooghly). The journey includes sightseeing stops at Bansberia, Serampore, and Chandannagar. Guests on board can enjoy delicious multi-cuisine food, morning yoga sessions, a rejuvenating spa, and a fun theme night.
Kolkata is one of the major metropolitan cities of India. Guests can travel to the city via flight, train or road. The local transportation in the city is convenient and allows easy travel to the IWT Jetty at Botanical Garden, which is 24 km from Kolkata.
Kolkata’s weather is pleasant from September to March. This is the best time to book the cruise. Among the city’s and state’s many festivals, Durga Puja is the grandest. Guests can book their vacation and enjoy the local culture during the Puja.
Summit Hermon in Darjeeling and Summit Barsana in Kalimpong are two associate properties of Club Mahindra that are close to the R.V Bengal Ganga. Club Mahindra Gangtok and Club Mahindra Baiguney are our two managed properties in Sikkim.
The cruise begins from the city of Kolkata, offering panoramic views of the heritage sites, ghats and bridges on either side of the Hooghly River’s banks and across from it. Similarly, in Serampore, Bansberia, and Chandannagar, guests can disembark from the cruise and visit the local heritage sites nearby.
The R.V. Bengal Ganga serves delicious meals aboard ranging from the best dishes of the Bengali cuisine to some of the popular dishes from other parts of the country and world.
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The staff of the R.V Bengal Ganga speaks English and Bengali.
The entire cruise is spread over three days and two nights.