our cruises

CRUISING ON THE GANGES via SINGAPORE

En-route to Kolkata, formally known as Calcutta by the British; we had 3 nights in the Amada Hotel Singapore and met up with our ex-Sydney neighbours Alison and Christopher, who currently live in Penang. Read More > >

May 26, 2017

Ganga Sails Into World League Of River Cruise A-listers

Cruising down the magnificent Ganges criss-crossing the majestic Himalayas, interspersed with verdant terrains and vignettes of the holy city of Moksha on the way, could well be an experience to remember. Read More > >

May 7, 2017

International Publication Condé Nast Traveller Lists Ganga Cruise As One Of The Six River Cruises To Take In 2017

A reputed US based international media house in the latest issue of its publication Condé Nast Traveller has listed the river cruise on Ganga as one of the six river cruises to take in 2017. The media house has placed the luxury cruise vessel Ganges Voyager II which sails on the Ganga from Kolkata to Varanasi, in the league of cruises on Mekong and Yangtze in China, Amazon in South America, Volga in Russia and Irrawaddy in Myanmar. Read More > >

May 6, 2017

Cruising The Ganges Is All About People And Places

When we boarded the Ganges Voyager in Kolkata she introduced herself as Sabrina and said she was Swiss – the other passengers looked at each other and thought they had miss heard as she looked as Indian as the crew – something didn’t add up! Read More > >

April 15, 2017

A Ganges Cruise

It was a little worrying at first to receive a message from the shipping company only hours before we were scheduled to leave Sydney advising a change in plans for our cruise on the Ganges. The famous river was low on water and our journey from Kolkata (formerly Calcutta) to Murshidabad was diverted to Mayapur cutting out approx 90 k’s because of the low water line which can happen towards the end of the cruising season. Read More > >

April 5, 2017

6 River Cruises To Take In 2017

For when you’re done with the Danube. Read More > >

March 31, 2017

Your Bucket List Will Be Incomplete Without These Cruises In India

River tourism is picking up in India and vacationers–solo and otherwise–are exploring cruises, camping and water sports. Read More > >

March 30, 2017

The Ganges Voyager: A Look Inside The Spectacular Ganges River Cruise

River cruising in India doesn’t get much more memorable than the Ganges Voyager. Read More > >

March 3, 2017

Ganges River

India’s revered and sacred Ganges River has its origins high in the Himalayas of northern India and Tibet and flows down to form the Gangetic Plain of northern India before eventually reaching Bangladesh’s Bay of Bengal some 1,600 miles later. Read More > >

2017

Ganges Voyager II Review

For the well-seasoned traveler, it’s hard to find a country that exerts as much of a draw as India. Rich in fascinating culture, with a desperately poor populace, India attracts and repels simultaneously; unlike other countries on the Asian continent such as Vietnam, Myanmar (Burma) or China, it’s hard to find an easy way in. Read More > >

2017

8 Ships That Prove River Cruising Can Be Luxurious

Experience India’s Golden Triangle while navigating the world’s third-largest river about the Ganges Voyager II, a gorgeous Uniworld ship that pays homage to the river with both opulent décor and immersive itineraries. Thirteen-day itineraries on the sacred Ganges River wind from Delhi to Jaipur and Agra, making stops along the way including visits to the Taj Mahal, Hare Krishna temples, and Hooghly Imambara mosque. Read More > >

2017

Ganges Voyager, Cruises On The Scared River

Ganges Voyager offers eight-day bewitching cruises on the Ganges, the most scared river in India, in relaxation, luxury and splendor. Read More > >

December 28, 2016

Is This The World’s Most Adventurous River Cruise?

A flash of pink caught my eye. And then another, gone in a nanosecond. It was a river dolphin, a notoriously shy species quite different from its ocean-going relatives. Read More > >

October 19, 2016

13 Reasons You Should Take A Cruise This Year

What was once the province of daring explorers was co-opted by the less intrepid traveler who only wanted to unpacked once. Read More > >

July 26, 2016

Cruise And Resort News: Ganges Trip; Ansel Adams Exhibition

Seeing the Ganges River in India by boat isn’t common, but a new cruise from Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection on its river cruise ship, the Ganges Voyager II, gives travelers a chance to do just that. Read More > >

March 11, 2016

Ganges Voyager, The First Indian Ship For Apt Luxury Cruising, An Intoxicating Way To Explore West Bengal

“WELCOME to the City of Joy.” My enthusiastic young guide Mohammad Jay escorts me through the thick, fragrant night air. Read More > >

February 10, 2016

Heritage Ganga Cruise To Set Sail

KOLKATA: A heritage trip down the Ganga, in the lap of luxury, is about to set sail with chief minister Mamata Banerjee flagging off the Ganges Voyager-II cruise at Shalboni on January 6. The cruise, slated to be a highlight at the Global Business Summit, will navigate its way from Kolkata to Murshidabad, stopping at historical spots dotting the banks. Read More > >

Jan 04, 2016

India: Growth On Ganges, Beyond

There are plenty of rivers in the world, but finding new inland waterways that are suitable for river cruising and that offer engaging sights along the way, those are fewer and farther between.So when the river cruising world began to notice the potential of India’s Ganges River Read More > >

October 28, 2015

Uniworld To Launch Ganges Voyager II For River Cruises In India

UNIWORLD is to launch Ganges Voyager II in early 2016 for cruises on India’s Ganges River. Read More > >

June 4, 2015

Indian River Cruises Offer An Exciting New Experience

One of the most remarkable safaris I’ve experienced was not on land, and nor was it in Africa. It was, in fact, by ­riverboat in northeast India. Read More > >

April 25, 2015

India’s Ganges: The Next Star In River Cruises

You’ve done Europe’s Danube, Rhine and Seine, and maybe Russia’s Volga, Portugal’s Douro, or Central Europe’s Elbe. Read More > >

April 06, 2015

Travel Like A King On Cruise

Already tickets sold for four years from Mark Twain to Rabindranath Tagore, the serene and smooth luxury of a river cruise was not missed on anyone. Read More > >

Jan 11, 2015

Uniworld To Offer Ganges River Cruises in 2016

Fans of exotic river cruises have much to look forward to. Last week, Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection announced a brand new addition to its fleet and its itinerary lineup in the form of the Ganges Voyager II. Read More > >

September 9, 2014

River Cruising Makes Waves In India

Your clients have traveled up and down the rivers in Europe, cruising on the Danube, the Seine and the Rhine. They’re itching to explore new rivers in slightly more exotic locales. For these seasoned river cruisers…a new product on the Ganges River in India deploying in January 2015…. Read More > >

August 06, 2013

E.L. Doctorow’s India

The following is an excerpt from The Condé Nast Traveler “Book of Unforgettable Journeys: Volume II: Great Writers on Great Places.” It is author E.L. Doctorow’s account of India, entitled “The Taj, the Tiger, and the Treepie.” Read More > >

September 06, 2012

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