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Exterior, Ganges Voyager, India

Ganges Voyager

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Maharaja Suite

Maharaja Suite, Ganges Voyager, India

Located forward on the upper deck, the Maharaja Suite is the most luxurious and spacious suite aboard, offering more than 400-square-feet of living space. With only one on board, this truly one-of-a-kind suite has hand stencilled walls, Persian rugs, Burma teak floors and colonial prints of picturesque landscapes, monuments and life along the Ganga. Daily butler service and in-room dining are available on request. Spacious spa-style bath with tub and separate shower.

Viceroy Suite

Viceroy Suite, Ganges Voyager, India

Located mid-ship on the upper deck, the Viceroy Suite offers a regal setting, designed for the most discerning traveller. Furnished in opulent Colonial Indian decor, the Viceroy Suite offers more than 360-square-feet of living space including a finely crafted day bed, Persian rugs, prints of picturesque views of the Ganga, hand-stencilled walls and a spacious bathroom with shower.

Heritage Suite

Heritage Suite, Ganges Voyager, India

Located on the bow of the upper deck, the Heritage Suite offers 280-square-feet with unparalleled panoramic views of the landscapes that lie ahead. Featuring an intimate balcony with floor-to-ceiling glass doors and a spacious bathroom with shower, Heritage Suite guests enjoy privacy and comfort. Outfitted with an exquisite four-poster bed, Persian Rugs and luxurious seating, this suite is a perfect retreat.

Colonial Suite

Colonial Suite, Ganges Voyager, India

Located on the upper deck, the Colonial Suite with twin or queen-size beds provides more than 260-square feet of elegant living space. The room’s warm and inviting colours, hand-painted stencils, picturesque prints made by artists who travelled along the Ganga and comfortable sitting areas offer rest and comfort during your journey. Colonial Suite bathrooms offer spacious showers with premium toiletries, robes and bath linens.

 

Signature Suite

Signature Suite, Ganges Voyager, India

Located on the main deck, the Signature Suite is a perfect retreat with more than 260-square-feet of living space with two twin-size or one queen-size bed. The sitting area has floor-to-ceiling glass doors. The Signature Suite is decorated with indigo hand-stencils, a mural of a bodhi tree and fine wood furniture. The Signature Suite also offers a seating area and bathroom with shower.

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Expert-led Cruises

Our travel experts have years of knowledge and between them and have personally inspected or travelled on board many of the boats we offer.

Expert led cruise titleDeparture dateDurationPrices start from Status
India – Ganges River Cruise with William Dalrymple 02/23/2211 days $6,469 ex. flights AVAILABLE Reserve your place

Tailor-made Journeys

Our travel experts have years of knowledge and between them and have personally inspected or travelled on board many of the boats we offer. This in-depth knowledge allows us to help you objectively narrow down the options based on your brief, to exactly the right holiday, boat and cabin for you.

Tailor made cruise titleDurationDescription
India – Ganges River Cruise with William Dalrymple DayBoard the five-star Ganges Voyager on a 11-day river cruise into the heart of West Bengal. William Dalrymple, author and historian will join you onboard to share his knowledge of India and explore key regions mentioned in his latest book, The Anarchy.View cruise itinerary

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Our travel experts have years of knowledge and between them and have personally inspected or travelled on board many of the boats we offer.

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Kate Hitchen was excellent and managed to book and organise our trip to India perfectly, it was even better than expected. Thank you.

India

Everything went smoothly, we were met as arranged by extremely knowledgeable personnel. The guides and drivers came up to and exceeded, our expectations.

India

We had an absolutely amazing time. Everything ran smoothly, all accommodation and other arrangements were fabulous and the contacts were such wonderful and professional people we feel we have made friends for life.

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Outlining a trip and having Joe fill in the details and make suggestions or changes meant we had a wonderful experience.

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A great itinerary for an introduction to India. It has given us lots of ideas and enthusiasm for a return trip.

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All guides, drivers and vehicles were superb and it was such a great way to see everything and know everything. The service was excellent.

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Vessel Ice Rating Comparison Chart.

We use the Llyod Register scale to signify the ice rating of our vessels but you can see how that scale aligns with other scales in the chart below.

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