Sunderbans
( 03 Nights / 04 Days )

At the tip of the Ganges is a mystic mangrove forest on the myriad of islands. Impenetrable mangrove forests, winding rivers, Lush Sundari trees, water changing its colour at every creek from muddy river to emerald blue sea, narrow creeks to several miles wide rivers, where the man and man eater s eat fish to survive, crabs climb the tree, tiger swim long distances and mighty crocodile bask in the sun.

This is a wonderland indeed and to be explored through waterways only. From the north to the south east to west, the cruise transverses the entire area anchoring at the most exotic waters.

  • Sunderban Tiger reserve
  • Mangrove forest walking
  • Experiencing the village life
  • Visit to the local fish market
  • Folk theatre performance by the Villagers
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Luxury 17875
per night per pax
add GST@ 5%
Delux 16500
per night per pax
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The Embarkation point : 11.00 A.M. Vivada Jetty in Millennium Park, Kolkata.
Disembarkation point: 11.00 A.M. Vivada Jetty in Millennium Park, Kolkata.

  • Day 1

    Embark the Cruiser - M.V. Paramhamsa. Safety and tour briefing. Cruise through the serenity of Sunderbans. Relax and enjoy all the activates on the vessel like Yoga Class, SPA and Massage. You may also have a study season at our library. In the evening you will enjoy cultural Dance program by the local artists followed by a wonderful meal, overnight on board Vivada cruise.

  • Day 2

    This morning, cruise through the mangroves and visit the crocodile project on Bhagabatpur island which is a hatchery and sanctuary to the biggest estuarine crocodiles in the world. A good birding opportunity for wide range of migratory and local birds of this region.

    Return to Vessel for Lunch.

    After lunch, visit to a typical Sunderban village "Bali" for an interaction with the village, to experience their life style. Guests will experience farming, paddy husking, honey packing, fishing and various occupations of the region. In the evening you will enjoy a rich mythological folk drama by the local artists.

  • Day 3

    Early this morning at 5.30 AM you may enjoy a spectacular sunrise, while the cruiser sails towards the east. This day the guests will experience the rich Biodiversity of the Sunderban Tiger reserve. Visits to Sudhanyakhali (Watch tower) , Sajnekhali interpretation centre, Dobanke(Deer Rehabilitation Center) and cruising through the small creeks along the mangrove forests for wildlife sighting, birding through the dese mangrove froest. Being a swamp forest, forest visits are only through boats only.

    Later in the evening depending on the tide, vessel sails to Kolkata passing through Haldia, Diamond Harbour, Raichak etc.

    Evening, there will be talk show on Sunderbans along with wild life films.

    Dinner on board. Over night on Vessel.

  • Day 4

    Arrival at Kolkata by Morning.

    Check – out and Disembark from M V Paramhamsa after breakfast.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: The cruise schedule includes the latest information regarding your program, but last minute adjustments may occur. The schedule may shift due to the weather or to take advantage of unexpected opportunities. The exact time for each activity will be announced or posted by the onboard tour staff.

SAILING DATES

C11: Kolkata-Sunderbans-Kolkata

  • August 28, 2018 to August 31, 2018
  • September 13, 2018 to September 16, 2018
  • September 25, 2018 to September 28, 2018
  • October 20, 2018 to October 23, 2018
  • November 16, 2018 to November 19, 2018
  • December 07, 2018 to December 10, 2018
  • December 23, 2018 to December 26, 2018
  • February 02, 2019 to February 05, 2019
  • February 15, 2019 to February 18, 2019
  • March 05, 2019 to March 08, 2019
  • March 30, 2019 to April 02, 2019

Terms and Conditions apply

Vessel sailing dates may be withdrawn at any time due to Govt. requirement or emergencies beyond the control of the ¨Company¨ with or without prior notice. In that case full advance money will be refunded by the ¨Company¨ without any compensation to the ¨User¨.

Embarkation: Kolkata, Vivada Jetty.
Disembarkation: Sunderbans

  • Day 1

    Kolkata Arrival / Cruise : Report at 1.00 p.m. at the embarkation point Vivada Jetty in Millennium Park. This is situated in the center of Kolkata. 40 minutes from airport. Check-in at the cruiser M.V. Paramhamsa.

    After safety and tour briefing the cruiser sails for Sunderbans, the kingdom of the famous Royal Bengal Tigers as well as the World’s largest Mangrove Forest belt. The cruiser sails along the beautiful Ganges towards the south, passing through the various heritage sites to reach on the gate way of Sunderbans Namkhana.

  • Day 2

    Cruise - Early this morning enjoy the unique scene of hundreds of fishing boats busy with their daily chores in the small fishing hamlet of Namkhana. The busy fishing harbour will give an insight to the lifestyle of the fishermen. The guests can buy fresh fish and other sea foods to be cooked in the live kitchen counters.

    Afternoon guests can disemark to walk through the thick mangrove forest of Lothian island having extensive range of mangrove species where the guests can feast their eyes on the wide range of migratory and local birds of this region. excellent birding opportunity.Later the guests will visit the crocodile project on Bhagabatpur island which is a hatchery and sanctuary to the biggest estuarine crocodiles in the world.

  • Day 3

    Cruise - Early morning visit the Nethidopani Watch Tower. Nethidopani has ruins of a 400-year-old temple and legends lend mystery to the atmosphere.

    Later after breakfast enjoy extensive creek ride through the dense Mangrove forest. Later have a Canopy walk and explore Dobanke, the Deer Rehabilitation Center.

    Afternoon visit the Wildlife Watch Tower at Sudhayanakhali; famous for its watchtower and wildlife sighting

  • Day 4

    Cruise / Kolkata Departure – Spend the morning at Bali Village, a typical Sunderban village for an interaction with the villagers to experience their life style. Guests will experience farming, paddy husking, honey packing, fishing and various occupations of the region.

    After breakfast check out and transfer to small vessel for disembarkation. Depart for Kolkata by surface (3 Hours). Reach Kolkata for your onward journey.

Note: The time of excursions may vary depending upon the tidal and other environmental conditions.

SAILING DATES

C11: Kolkata-Sunderbans-Kolkata

  • August 28, 2018 to August 31, 2018
  • September 13, 2018 to September 16, 2018
  • September 25, 2018 to September 28, 2018
  • October 20, 2018 to October 23, 2018
  • November 16, 2018 to November 19, 2018
  • December 07, 2018 to December 10, 2018
  • December 23, 2018 to December 26, 2018
  • January 08, 2019 to January 11, 2019
  • February 02, 2019 to February 05, 2019
  • February 15, 2019 to February 18, 2019
  • March 05, 2019 to March 08, 2019
  • March 30, 2019 to April 02, 2019

Terms and Conditions apply

Vessel sailing dates may be withdrawn at any time due to Govt. requirement or emergencies beyond the control of the ¨Company¨ with or without prior notice. In that case full advance money will be refunded by the ¨Company¨ without any compensation to the ¨User¨.