Antara Cruises

Amazon of the East

Published Rates Per Person, inclusive of Waterways/Jetty Fee | 5% GST Extra
Suite, Double OccupancyUSD 720 Per Person Per Suite
Suite, Single OccupancyUSD 1065 Per Single Suite
Special Private Sailing (2 Suites)USD 2420



  • 2 Suites with Queen/Twin beds in one Catamaran
  • Luxury Honeycomb Spa Robes with Slippers
  • All-Natural Spa-quality Bath Amenities
  • In-room Electronic Safe & Individual Climate Control
  • High-quality linens with Duvet and Premium Mattresses
  • Bottled Water Replenished Daily
  • Fresh Fruit Upon Arrival
  • Complimentary Wireless Internet
  • Hair Dryer
  • Multi-Configuration Plugs
  • Generous Closet Space


  • Shore Excursion Program Series including All Admissions
  • Shoe Cleaning after Excursions
  • Welcome Drink and Cold Towel Service following Excursions


  • Expertly Trained Culinary Team providing seated Table d’hôte Breakfast, Lunch & dinner
  • Special meal requests like vegan, gluten/lactose-free, etc. can be arranged with advance information
  • Complimentary Tea & Coffee
  • Educational/Wildlife Talks, Cooking Classes
  • Air-conditioned Lounge-cum-Dining Hall
  • Indoor Board Games and Books to read in the Lounge


  • Taxes GST, subject to revision
  • Arrival & Departure Transfers to/from Gupti Jetty
  • Airfare to/from Destination
  • Specialty Coffees, Wines, Beer & Spirits
  • Shipboard Gratuities
  • All Incidentals
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Dev Diwali

Ramnagar – Varanasi

The land of many cultures and rich traditions, India is a visual delight for the visitors. This 4-days program gives an insight into the cultural heritage of Varanasi during the festivities of Dev Diwali.

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The epitome of elegance and luxury, Ganges Voyager offers travel experiences beyond a regular journey. It’s a special cruise indulging in the Dev Diwali celebrations on the the most holiest part of the Ganges River

DAY 01
Embarkation Varanasi,

Arrival at the Varanasi airport and transfer to the Ramnagar Jetty for embarkation. The Ramnagar Jetty is located 14 km to the east of Varanasi, across the Ganges River on its eastern

DAY 02
Varanasi Sightseeing (B/L/D)

Morning after breakfast, visit the Ramnagar Fort and Palace by local vehicles. The Fort and its museum are the repository of the history of the kings of Varanasi. Built in the 18th century with creamy chunar sandstone the architecture is typically Mughal style with carved balconies, open courtyards, and scenic pavilions. It has been the home of the traditional ruler, the Kashi Naresh. The King and his family still reside in the premises. The museum has a rare collection of American vintage cars, bejeweled sedan chairs, an impressive weaponry hall and a rare astrological clock.

DAY 03
Varanasi Dev Diwali Festival (B/L/D)

In the morning after breakfast, we walk along the Ghats to see the preparations for the Dev Diwali Festival. Hindus believe that death in this city will bring salvation, making it a major centre for pilgrimage. The city is known worldwide for its many Ghats, which are embankments made in steps of stone slabs along the river bank where pilgrims perform ritual ablutions.

DAY 04
Following breakfast disembark the ship and transfer for your onward journey.



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