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Kolkata Tours & Hooghly River Cruises

Your Kolkata cruise on the Hooghly or Lower Ganges River will take you through the lush countryside of West Bengal past culturally significant towns crammed with temples and palaces. This pretty journey starts or ends in Kolkata, India’s third-largest city, which still retains much of its colonial-era architecture; its crumbling, weather-beaten buildings contrasting starkly with its air-conditioned shopping malls, hip cafés and restaurants.

The river is spanned by the remarkable cantilever Howrah Bridge, an engineering marvel that links the city with the magnificent Howrah Railway Station, the tranquil Botanical Gardens, and the eclectic Indian Museum housing one of the largest collections in Asia. Other important sights in Kolkata include the grand white marble Victoria Memorial, St Paul’s Cathedral with its tall Gothic spires, and the famous Writers’ Building, built in 1780 and the seat of state government, which originally housed the junior clerks or “writers” of the East India Company.

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Katha Pandaw

A pioneering vessel of Mekong and Irrawaddy expeditions now exploring India's mighty River Ganges.
Regions: India
Destinations: Kolkata, Varanasi, West Bengal, Hooghly, Ganges
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$6,752 USD
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15 Days
2 Itineraries
28 Guests
14 Cabins
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28 Guests
14 Cabins
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Kalaw Pandaw

Namesake of a historic paddle steamer navigating the Hooghly River between Kolkata and Baranagar.
Regions: India
Destinations: Kolkata, West Bengal, Hooghly
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$3,375 USD
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8 Days
1 Itinerary
36 Guests
18 Cabins
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18 Cabins
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Heritage Of India

A luxury heritage tour of India by Maharaja Express Mumbai to Delhi train and lower Ganges cruise.
Regions: India
Destinations: Agra, Delhi, Hooghly, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Ranthambore National Park, Taj Mahal
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$16,450 USD
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16 Days
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Enchanting India

Back-to-back cruise exploration of West Bengal's riverine riches and Kerala's beautiful backwaters.
Regions: India
Destinations: Kerala Backwaters, Kochi (Cochin), Kolkata, West Bengal, Hooghly
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$7,300 USD
Per Person
15 Days
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Indian Myths & Mangroves

A spiritual tour of India's sacred Ganges from Delhi, visiting Varanasi, the Sundarbans and more.
Regions: India
Destinations: Delhi, Varanasi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Sundarbans, Hooghly
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$6,825 USD
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17 Days
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Golden Triangle & Ganges

A luxurious exploration of India's Golden Triangle of Delhi, Agra & Jaipur with Ganges river cruise.
Regions: India
Destinations: Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, Kolkata, Ganges, West Bengal, Murshidabad, Kalna, Bandel, Chandernagore
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$8,650 USD
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13 Days
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Ganges Voyager

Stylish voyages of colonial-style elegance and luxury along India's sacred River Ganges and beyond.
Regions: India
Destinations: Ganges, Hooghly, Kolkata, Sundarbans
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$2,350 USD
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6 - 8 Days
3 Itineraries
56 Guests
28 Cabins
$20,100 USD
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8 Days +
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56 Guests
28 Cabins
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Bengal Ganga

An intimate Indian riverboat reminiscent of the colonial 'Clyde' steamers of the British Empire.
Regions: India
Destinations: Kolkata, Ganges, Hooghly
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$2,047 USD
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8 Days
1 Itinerary
56 Guests
28 Cabins
$17,850 USD
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6 Days +
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56 Guests
28 Cabins