1624276688 shutterstock 1156319998.jpg?w=60&h=60&dpr=1
Image description
Bigger Group? Get special offers upto 50% off!
We create unforgettable adventures, customised for your group.
Connect with a group tour expert
Full Name
Phone number
Travel Date
Traveller Count
Showing 1-1 of 1 results
Tour Type
Categories: Water Sports
Jpfes1ukfmtqp7puplesdu5bjk91 1583004781 shutterstock 677901256 Zpcqeo3vlu7uuiln841d5nre427l 2021 05 13%20(3) Entuv184z42q1vhskmhl6c2gkljw 1583004783 shutterstock 1331204756 Oia2b5izot7q9q27bpnx60cyuvby 2021 05 13%20(2) T8b73zvba2akr3ohdcdcxen383k6 1583004782 shutterstock 515451187
Cruise On Hooghly River in Kolkata


Thrillophilia Safe
Transport Included
Meals Included
About the Destination : Hooghly River is a distributary of the Ganges River in West Bengal. Go on a cruise and see the famous monuments, memorials, and markets from the water. See the 54 ghats and explore the history and heritage of the ghats. Book this Hooghly river cruise Kolkata and give your family or friends a fun day out as all ages are welcome. Admire the best sights of East India with this 3 hours cruise experience.Note- Children aged 0-4 can join the Hoogly river cruise Kolkata for freeQuick Facts About Cruise On Hooghly RiverStart Point/ End Point : Millennium Park Main gate, KolkataPick-up Timing/ Drop Timing : As per Traveller's ConvivenceRoute : Hoogly River Duration : 2.5 - 3 HoursTour Type : Private TourTime : Morning- 9 am - 12:30 pm Afternoon - 12:30- 3:30 pm.Evening- 4 - 7 pm. Dinner Cruise 7:30- 10 pm

37 Ratings


37 Ratings

₹ 1,200

₹ 1,100 per Adult

People Also Ask About Water Sports in Kolkata

  1. Which are the best destinations for cruise journeys in and from Kolkata?

    1. Sundarbans: The best way to closely observe the mangrove ecosystem is to embark on journeys that take you close to the lifestyle. The Sunderbans, the mangrove delta at the confluence of Ganges, Brahmaputra and Meghna rivers are a wonderland of the wild. This cruise in Kolkata will take you through bewildering sights of wild animals and reptiles. Besides, estuarine crocodiles, monitor lizards and a range of different birds amid the thicket of the evergreen forests can be observed on the way.

    Price: Rs.3000 per person (1 day tour) Rs. 10,000-12,000 (3-day tour)

    2. Gangasagar:
    Immerse yourself in the divinity of the holy Ganga river by visiting Gangasagar, a pilgrimage to the southern side of Sagar Island in river Ganga. This is a very popular spot to be frequented by devotees as it is considered as one of the most important pilgrimages after Kumbh Mela. Taking a dip into the holy waters of river Ganga is said to eradicate one of their sins and take them a step closer to salvation. The Kapil Muni’s Ashram in Gangasagar is a must-visit here. There are daily ferry cruise trips available from Kolkata’s Millennium Park.

    Price: Rs 1,000 (One-way only)

    3. Varanasi: From the ancient capital city of Kolkata to the most sacred city Varanasi, experience a range from inspiration to poignancy of Ganges, on this 14-day cruise in Kolkata. It is not any other cruise trip but a voyage that will enchant you to the extremes of this country. Spiritual to chaotic, colourful to odd-looking, a sense of adventure sails you through this journey on Ganges. From the smaller towns, historical sites to temples this cruise takes you through the culture of India and its devotion to Ganges. Reach Varanasi to witness the magical mysticism of religious rituals carried on the Ganga Ghats.

    Price: Rs. 104,500 (14-day cruise) Prices may vary as per companies.

    4. Kaziranga National Park:
    There’s no doubt about a cruise through Ganga being a mind-blowing one, so pair it up with another scenic route of the mighty Brahmaputra of Assam. The twin river cruise is a 7-day upstream journey from Kolkata’s Barrackpore to reach Guwahati. Further on embark on another week-long journey to cruise through the beautiful Nameri and Kaziranga national parks. Wildlife viewing, tea gardens visit, living by deserted river islands to learn and appreciate the local lifestyle, you can customize these Kolkata cruise itineraries.

    Price: Rs 518,000 (Approximately $7077 per person)

    5. Hooghly:
    The overnight cruise journeys are of course a lavish affair which may not fit everyone’s pocket. But three-hour long ship rides along the Hooghly river which let you cruise along the calm river waters. Watch the most famous and sacred landmarks from a scenic viewpoint of the river. The iconic Howrah bridge, Kathgola Palace, Hazar Duari and a few other architectural structures can be observed on this ride. Embark on a soothing sunset ride with your loved one or opt for experiencing a warm sunrise as you sail along into the reflections. Admire the enchanting views as you make lovely memories on this Kolkata cruise.

    Price: Rs. 1,000 to 1,500 per person

  2. What are the different types of accommodation available on cruises in Kolkata?

    Depending on the Kolkata cruise you choose, the accommodation differs. Most cruises have suite rooms with twin bedding. The luxury cruises have some of the finest rooms with accentuating style to your comfort. 

    1. Signature Suite: The signature suite offers two types of arrangements - 1 queen sized beds or 2 twin-sized beds. There is also a comfortable seating area.

    2. Colonial Suite: The colonial suite boasts of a French balcony to enjoy the views as you pass through the tranquil waters.

    3. Maharaja Suite: Needless to say, with royalty attached to their name, these rooms are exquisite ones. They are decked with embellished decor and have spacious bathrooms with both bathtub and shower panels.

    4. Heritage Suite: Offering utmost privacy, these suite rooms have 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.

    5. Staterooms: Cosy teak wood cabins, with a capacity of two people. These rooms have a colonial-era character with contemporary comfort in the interiors. They come with a private balcony to enjoy the surroundings from the comfort of your privacy.

    6. Double Bed Rooms: These are double bedrooms with AC and attached toilets.

  3. What is the best time to visit Kolkata?

    October to mid-March. The weather is dry and the temperature remains pleasant to go around exploring the city. The months of December to February are comparatively chilly across the country, so the dry winter season is also ideal to go cruising in Kolkata.

  4. What is famous in Kolkata?

    Drama, theatre, art or literature, Kolkata pioneers in contributing to the culture of a place. Other than its tourist spots, the city is famous for its traditional Bengali sweet Rasgulla. The city is also famous for its pomp and grandeur around celebrations of Durga Puja. Yellow taxis and tram rides are also something that add to the element of this city.

  5. How many days do we need to explore Kolkata?

    We need at least 2-3 days to explore Kolkata. The cultural capital of the country can be overwhelming with its offerings of historical monuments, heritage temples, museums, food lanes and the colourful markets. Divide your days into exploring the regions of North, West and South Kolkata each day.

Newly Added Kolkata Experience

Kolkata Top Attractions

Places To Visit In Kolkata

Popular Water Sports Destinations

Places to Visit in India

Places to Visit in Delhi Places to Visit in Goa Places to Visit in Pune Places to Visit in Bangalore Places to Visit in Mumbai Places to Visit in Hyderabad Places to Visit in Jaipur Places to Visit in Chennai Places to Visit in Kolkata Places to Visit in Ladakh Places to Visit in Spiti Places to Visit in Andaman Places to Visit in Arunachal Pradesh Places to Visit in North East Places to Visit in Sikkim Places to Visit in Darjeeling Places to Visit in Meghalaya Places to Visit in Gangtok Places to Visit in Rajasthan Places to Visit in Uttarakhand Places to Visit in Kerala Places to Visit in Karnataka Places to Visit in Maharashtra Places To Visit In Himachal Pradesh Places to Visit in Madhya Pradesh Places to Visit in Kashmir Places to Visit in Manali Places to Visit in Dharamshala Places to Visit in Shimla Places to Visit in Mcleodganj Places to Visit in Nainital Places to Visit in Mussoorie Places to Visit in Dehradun Places to Visit in Rishikesh Places To Visit In Jammu Places to Visit in Srinagar Places to Visit in Chikmagalur Places to Visit in Munnar Places to Visit in Kodaikanal Places to Visit in Ooty Places to Visit in Pondicherry Places to Visit in Wayanad Places to Visit in Coorg Places to Visit in Mysore Places to Visit in Lonavala Places to Visit in Alibaug Places To Visit In Mahabaleshwar Places to Visit in Udaipur Places to Visit in Jodhpur Places to Visit in Jaisalmer Places to Visit in Mount Abu Places to Visit in Agra Places To Visit In South Goa Places To Visit In North Goa
Currency Picker
Commonly Used Currencies
Indian Rupee
USD - $
United States Dollar
SGD - $
Singapore Dollar
AUD - $
Australian Dollar
GBP - £
British Pound
AED - د.إ
United Arab Emirates Dirham
All Other Currencies
Albanian Lek
AMD - դր.
Armenian Dram
ARS - $
Argentine Peso
AWG - ƒ
Aruban Florin
BBD - $
Barbadian Dollar
Bangladeshi Taka
BMD - $
Bermudian Dollar
BND - $
Brunei Dollar
BOB - Bs.
Bolivian Boliviano
BSD - $
Bahamian Dollar
Botswana Pula
BZD - $
Belize Dollar
CAD - $
Canadian Dollar
Swiss Franc
CNY - ¥
Chinese Renminbi Yuan
COP - $
Colombian Peso
Costa Rican Colón
Czech Koruna
DKK - kr.
Danish Krone
DOP - $
Dominican Peso
DZD - د.ج
Algerian Dinar
EGP - ج.م
Egyptian Pound
ETB - Br
Ethiopian Birr
FJD - $
Fijian Dollar
Ghanaian Cedi
GIP - £
Gibraltar Pound
Gambian Dalasi
Guatemalan Quetzal
GYD - $
Guyanese Dollar
HKD - $
Hong Kong Dollar
Honduran Lempira
HRK - kn
Croatian Kuna
Haitian Gourde
HUF - Ft
Hungarian Forint
IDR - Rp
Indonesian Rupiah
Israeli New Sheqel
JMD - $
Jamaican Dollar
Kenyan Shilling
KGS - som
Kyrgyzstani Som
Cambodian Riel
KYD - $
Cayman Islands Dollar
Kazakhstani Tenge
Lao Kip
LBP - ل.ل
Lebanese Pound
Sri Lankan Rupee
LRD - $
Liberian Dollar
Lesotho Loti
MAD - د.م.
Moroccan Dirham
Moldovan Leu
MKD - ден
Macedonian Denar
Myanmar Kyat
Mongolian Tögrög
Macanese Pataca
Mauritian Rupee
Maldivian Rufiyaa
Malawian Kwacha
MXN - $
Mexican Peso
Malaysian Ringgit
NAD - $
Namibian Dollar
NIO - C$
Nicaraguan Córdoba
NOK - kr
Norwegian Krone
NPR - Rs.
Nepalese Rupee
NZD - $
New Zealand Dollar
PEN - S/
Peruvian Sol
Papua New Guinean Kina
Philippine Peso
Pakistani Rupee
QAR - ر.ق
Qatari Riyal
Russian Ruble
SAR - ر.س
Saudi Riyal
Seychellois Rupee
SEK - kr
Swedish Krona
SLL - Le
Sierra Leonean Leone
SOS - Sh
Somali Shilling
Salvadoran Colón
Swazi Lilangeni
THB - ฿
Thai Baht
TTD - $
Trinidad and Tobago Dollar
TZS - Sh
Tanzanian Shilling
UYU - $U
Uruguayan Peso
UZS - so'm
Uzbekistan Som
Yemeni Rial
South African Rand
JPY - ¥
Japanese Yen