KOLKATA – DHAKA
11 NIGHTS 12 DAYS
A cross country cruise through the Sundarbans from Kolkata, India to Dhaka, Bangladesh exploring the diverse eco-system, culture and heritage connecting the two countries.
The colonial heritage of Bengal has inspired many a traveller to embark on a journey that depicts the region’s history through the river Ganges. On the banks of the Lower Ganges, the French, Dutch, Danish, Portuguese and English made settlements to trade, preach and farm while local rulers, saints, agriculturalists, musicians and writers created new ways of living as they encountered European commerce, tastes and power. Experience true luxury and relax while witnessing this culture with the care and hospitality of the Ganges Voyager and its crew.
With the highest staff-to-guest ratio among all European river lines, and professionals chosen for the expertise and friendly demeanor, our genuine hospitality sets the stage for a journey beyond compare.
Fresh ingredients, Michelin inspired menus, paired with choicest of wines take you on a culinary sojourn when you sail on Antara Cruises.
Farm fresh ingredients, Michelin inspired menus paired with choicest of wines take you on a culinary sojourn when you sail on Antara Ganges Voyager
Enjoy a drink in our spacious lounge bar – a truly enjoyable experience with breathtaking views.
Freshest of the ingredients, local delicacies , regionally inspired menus are guiding principles for our chefs that work tirelessly to offer you the best of local and internal cuisine.
There is a place where luxury is comfortable, where simplicity is elegant, and where supreme indulgence creates a sense of well-being. Here, day breaks with enchanting views, and night falls into a dreamy slumber in your beautifully spacious suite.
The most luxurious and spacious suite aboard, with 400 sq. ft. of space, the Maharaja Suite is a haven of luxury. Embellished with Persian rugs, Burma teak floors and rich tapestry, it also has a flat screen TV, on-demand movie service, and a writing desk. Bathrooms are as luxurious as the room and are fitted with both spacious bathtub and shower panels. Daily butler service and in-room dining are also available on request.
Regal and ornate, the Viceroy Suite is furnished with colonial decor, Persian rugs and hand-stencilled walls. It has more than 360 sq. ft. of living space, a finely crafted day bed and a spacious bathroom fitted with all modern amenities.
Offering utmost privacy and comfort with a spacious French balcony to witness the panoramic views, Heritage Suite is a perfect retreat. It is fitted with an exquisite four-poster bed, Persian rugs and floor-to-ceiling glass doors. The hand painted walls add to the charm of these suites.
The Colonial Rooms are painted in vibrant and inviting colours with picturesque prints that uplift the mood. There is a comfortable seating area in the suite and also a beautiful French balcony.
Our Signature Suite offers two styles of arrangements – 2 twin-size beds and 1 queen size-bed. It has a comfortable seating area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors to enjoy the view outside. Decorated with hand-stencils, local murals and fine wood furniture, the suite is meticulously designed for comfort.
Soak in the Antara River Experience on holy rivers of India and witness a showcase of cultural. Enjoy immersive exploration on the riverside aligned with enriching pursuits on board.
Relax and lounge on our sundeck with crisp fresh air and sun for company.
In order to acquaint you with the beautiful journey of India’s past, we take you to a tour of historical monuments. These include British colonial buildings, Mother Teresa’s memorial home, Murshidabad’s Palace & Chandernagore’s French colonial buildings to name a few.
After spending the day in off-board excursions, enjoy cultural dance performances within the premises of the cruise. These folk dance forms offer a glimpse into India’s rich heritage and culture through their synchronized moves and attire.
Relax and Rejuvenate
Immerse yourself in the ritual of relaxation at the Antara Spa, which finds a natural home on the rivers of India, There is no better place to experience yoga than on the sacred rivers of India where it was born.
Enjoy a relaxing massage at our spa on Deck 4, which has two treatment rooms. Choose from a wide range of Indian and western spa treatments during the luxurious journey.
For those who wish to maintain their routine of a morning run, our gym – adjoining the spa – houses a treadmill, an exercise bike and an elliptical machine.
Wake up early and spare a few moments to rejuvenate your senses with a session of Yoga on the Ganges. Complimentary Yoga classes, geared towards beginners, are offered to all guests every morning at 6:30 AM.
Offering more than a mere journey, we take you on an experiential voyage into luxury, art, culture and numerous stories. Every little detail on the Ganges Voyager has been carefully assimilated to make your vacation fulfilling.