12-nt Asian Waterways Ganges Voyager II
|Day||Ports of Call|
|1||New Delhi, India|
|2||New Delhi, India|
|3||New Delhi, India|
Know Before You Go
- Pricing includes cruise portion only. For pre and post accommodations, please contact your PERX travel planner.
- Please be discreet, do not discuss your industry discounts with other guests aboard your sailing.
- Please ensure that you have your ID available when boarding.
- We strongly suggest purchasing travel protection to cover medical expenses in the event that medical attention is required.
India-profoundly mysterious and gloriously exotic.
Complex and beguiling, India is a country unlike any other. Wondrous sights rich in romance and intrigue come alive in the "Golden Triangle"-Delhi, Jaipur and Agra. Delhi's immense red sandstone marble tomb, commissioned by Emperor Humayun's grief-stricken wife, will capture your heart, while Raj Ghat, a black granite memorial to the "Father of the Nation," Mahatma Gandhi, will stir your soul. Jaipur's Pink City and Agra's Taj Mahal, a grand tribute to love, will leave you forever mesmerized.
This adventure by land and river will touch all of your senses, from Kolkata, where Mother Teresa's humble home and tomb provide a place of pilgrimage, to the Rajbari Temples devoted to the Hindu god Shiva. Your Ganges voyage delves deeply into India's fascinating historical and religious heritage, working its charm in myriad ways and leaving you with memories that will forever endure.
Start your trip with five luxurious nights at three different award-winning Oberoi hotels. Enjoy a rare opportunity to see the Taj Mahal two times-once at sunrise and once at sunset. Once onboard, travel to villages lining the Ganges River that only a few people get to see each year and experience our new Wellness Program, centered around the destination's ancient tradition and practice of yoga.
Available on every sailing, the complimentary Wellness Program - led by a certified and resident yogi - will celebrate the holistic health benefits of yoga with daily sessions introducing the different types of yoga, group lectures and classes as well as individualized meetings, so that guests at every stage of their practice can participate in this culturally immersive program comfortably. An accompanying "Nutrition and Wellness Food" menu has also been developed especially for this program. Featuring organic items and guidelines for eating healthy, the menu will be available daily during breakfast, lunch and dinner service.
With accommodations inspired by the grace and elegance of the British colonial period, the all-suite, 56-passenger Ganges Voyager II is one of only two ultra-luxurious ships serving the Ganges. Built-to-order in 2015, this ultra-luxurious ship was custom-designed to serve Uniworld's new 2016 "India's Golden Triangle and the Sacred Ganges" itinerary.
Ship Length: 185 Guest Capacity: 56