Lower Ganges with Kolkata Extension
FRC-948495/948479 Ganges
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At A Glance

What's Included

  • Transfer between meeting point Kolkata, Ship and drop off point Kolkata
  • Train ticket Farakka – Kolkata
  • Entrance fees
  • Guide services (English language)
  • Gratuities to crew
  • Main meals
  • Local mineral water, jugged coffee, teas & tisanes
  • Flights
  • Port dues (if levied)

What's Not Included

  • Laundry
  • All visa costs
  • Fuel surcharges (see terms and conditions)
  • All beverages except local mineral water, jugged coffee, teas & tisanes
  • Tips to tour guides, local guides, bus drivers, boat operators and cyclo drivers
Itinerary
1
Day 1
Fly UK to Kolkata

Leave the UK this morning on your outward flight to Kolkata. 

2
Day 2
Kolkata, India

Arrive into Kolkata today for your pre-cruise overnight stay in the city. 

3
Day 3
Kolkata, India - Barrackpore, India

Transfer to the ship this afternoon, before sailing past the old colony of Serampore to Barrackpore. 

4
Day 4
Kalna, India

You'll sail upstream this morning before arriving in Kalna. Take a cycle rickshaw tosome on Bengal's most impressive temples, including the unique Shiva temple. 

5
Day 5
Matiari, India

Today, visit the village of Matiari. Here you can interact with the locals. 

6
Day 6
Murshidabad, India

This morning, take a walk to the peaceful Mughal-style garden of Khushbagh, before continuing on to the Katra Mosque and Nashipara Palace before a visit to Katgola Palace.

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Day 7
Baranagar, India

This morning, take a walk through the fields of the village of Baranagar, before visiting the three surrounding, terracotta temples. 

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Day 8
Mayapur, India

Today, explore the village of Mayapur. 

9
Day 9
Chandannagar, India

Today, visit the sights of Chandernagore before sailing upstream past the old Dutch settlement of Chinsura. 

10
Day 10
Kolkata, India

Dismebark the vessel this morning, and transfer to your hotel for an overnight stay in Kolkata. 

11
Day 11
Fly Kolkata to Uk

Transfer to the airport this morning for your flight back home to the UK. 

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