UNIWORLD Boutique River Cruise Collection will launch its newest cruise ship, the Ganges Voyager II, in January 2016.
The 56-passenger, all-suite vessel will sail India’s exotic Ganges River on a new 13-day itinerary following India’s Golden Triangle and the Sacred Ganges tourist circuits, featuring a seven-night cruise and five-night hotel stay at Oberoi Hotels & Resorts in New Delhi, Agra and Jaipur. Highlights of the trip include Delhi’s Humayun’s Tomb, the Taj Mahal, the Agra Fort and Jaipur’s City Palace.
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All suites are furnished with hand-printed murals, marble bathrooms with rain showers, robes and Molten Brown bath products. Rooms also feature flat-screen televisions with a wide range of movie choices as well as individual climate control.
Accommodation options include 20 standard suites (24.2m2), two heritage suites (26m2), two viceroy suites (33.4m2) and the opulent maharaja suite (37m2).
Guests housed in the maharaja suite will enjoy additional services, such as in-room dining and scented baths in the suite’s deep-soaker tub. Viceroy suite guests will enjoy daily butler and laundry services as well as one free spa treatment per person.
Public areas include the observation deck which provides 360-degree views; the Governor’s Lounge, which will feature onboard entertainment and cultural events; a spa and fitness centre; and the East India Restaurant, offering both Indian-inspired and Western cuisine.