5.0
1 review
Colorful India & the Ganges River with Southern India & Varanasi 2020 - Avalon Waterways
Book with flexibility
18 days

Colorful India & the Ganges River with Southern India & Varanasi 2020

From Kochi (Cochin) to Kolkata (Calcutta)
Tour Operator:
Avalon Waterways
Ship capacity:
160
Age range:
8 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
145495
From
$8,029
-12%
US $7,029
+ $669 additional upfront costs
Book With Extra Flexibility
  • Change dates
    Choose new departure dates if your plans change.
  • Choose a different tour
    Change to a different tour run by the same tour operator.
  • Get credit if plans change
    Get credit for future trips if you need more time to decide.
  • 24/7 Support
    Reach out to us anytime via online chat, phone or email.
Start planning your tour
Image of a map showing the route of the tour

Itinerary

Start in Kochi (Cochin) and end in Kolkata (Calcutta)! With the river cruise tour Colorful India & the Ganges River with Southern India & Varanasi 2020, you have a 18 day tour package taking you through Kochi (Cochin), India and 13 other destinations in India. Colorful India & the Ganges River with Southern India & Varanasi 2020 includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Expand All
  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: COCHIN, INDIA
    Start point Cochin, Cochin, Kerala, India
  2. Day 2: COCHIN
  3. Day 3: COCHIN—MUMBAI
  4. Day 4: MUMBAI
  5. Day 5: MUMBAI—VARANASI
  6. Day 6: VARANASI—DELHI
  7. Day 7: DELHI
  8. Day 8: DELHI—AGRA
  9. Day 9: AGRA
  10. Day 10: AGRA—JAIPUR
  11. Day 11: JAIPUR
  12. Day 12: JAIPUR—KOLKATA (EMBARKATION)
  13. Day 13: KALNA
  14. Day 14: MATIARI
  15. Day 15: MURSHIDABAD. EXCURSION TO AZIMGANJ & JIAGANJ
  16. Day 16: MAYAPUR—GUPTIPARA
  17. Day 17: KOLKATA
  18. Day 18: KOLKATA (DISEMBARKATION)
    End point Kolkata, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Want to read it later?

Download this tour’s PDF brochure and start tour planning offline

What's Included

Expand All
  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
Stateroom / Suite

Avalon Waterways Ship

  • Ganges Voyager
    Ganges Voyager
    The pioneering Ganges Voyager carries just 56 guests and offers a warm and relaxed experience. The ship takes you back in time with the g… Read more
    Built
    2015
    Guests
    56
    Crew
    35
    Length
    56 m / 185 ft
    Suites
    5
    Staterooms
    23
    Beam
    12 m / 41 ft
    Capacity
    56
    Width
    Registry
    Gross Tonnage
    Electricity
    Cruising Speed
    Generators
    Engines
    Draft

Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Itinerary
    Good
    4.0
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Average
    3.0
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Food
    Excellent
    5.0
  • 4.7
  • S
    · February 17, 2020
    The most wonderful experience! The land based element was very full on, so that made having most afternoons free on the river cruise element a nice relaxing time. All of the excursions were excellent, although I don’t think that visiting the orphanage... Show more
    Trip date: January 2020

Dates & Availability

18 days
Colorful India & the Ganges River with Southern India & Varanasi 2020
From Kochi (Cochin) to Kolkata (Calcutta)
No credit card fees
Book With Flexibility. You're not locked in! Make changes to your dates or switch tours for tours departing by Dec 31, 2020 run by the same tour operator.
Learn More
Select a departure month
  • Upcoming departures
  • September 2020
  • October 2020
  • November 2020
  • January 2021
  • February 2021
  • September 2021
  • October 2021
  • November 2021
  • January 2022
  • February 2022
  • March 2022
Select The Travel Month
Select transport
Select Your Tour Version
Upcoming departures

FAQs

We are there for you! If you have any questions about this tour, then please don't hesitate to contact us 24/7 and we will get back to you latest within 2 hours!

Got a question about this tour?

Reach out to our travel experts.

Good to Know

  • About the country

    Currencies

    Rupee
    India

    Plugs & Adapters

    IndiaIndia

    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for India. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for India. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for India. Ideally 1 month before travel.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before 12 July 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 12 July 2020, a minimum payment of $250 is required to confirm your booking with Avalon Waterways. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 95 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • The following cards are accepted for Avalon Waterways tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
  • Cancellation Policy