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Life on the Ganga

Experience the serenity of life on the Ganga through a unique houseboat cruise aboard the Tarangini. This multi-day journey takes you on a tranquil exploration of Varanasi, offering a relaxed and immersive experience far from the bustling city streets. With comfortable accommodations, including a bedroom and en-suite bathroom, the Tarangini provides a cozy setting for up to four people. On the top deck, protected from the sun by a canvas roof, you can lie on mattresses and truly absorb the sights, smells, and atmosphere of rural life.

As the evening sets in, the Tarangini anchors at deserted river beaches, where you'll indulge in a delightful dining experience. Our onboard chef will prepare a variety of dishes, showcasing the diverse cuisine of Uttar Pradesh. From everyday classics made with local vegetables to princely spreads filled with exotic flavors, each meal is a culinary journey reflecting the rich heritage of the region. You're invited to assist the chef or simply observe as they employ traditional cooking techniques.

During the cruise, you'll have the opportunity to visit small villages along the river, immersing yourself in their untouched lifestyle and connecting with the local people. These villages offer an authentic glimpse into the heart of India, away from the influence of tourism and urbanization. With luck, you may even catch a glimpse of the elusive Gangetic dolphins and enjoy the mesmerizing display of migratory birds that call the Ganga their temporary home.

Amidst the tranquility of the Ganga, with the soothing sound of water against the boat, you'll have the opportunity to unwind and reconnect with nature. Let the stillness and beauty of the river captivate you as you savor the flavors of India and engage with the warm hospitality of the local communities Embark on this extraordinary journey aboard the Tarangini and let the Ganga guide you to a place where time slows down. Immerse yourself in the essence of India, creating unforgettable memories etched in your heart.

Cruise Rate Chart *

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Cost varies depending on number of people and number of days chosen. Please contact us for further details.

The cost above includes:
- The cruise
- Staff service
- Excursions in villages along the Ganga
- All meals
* Please note that cost is subject to change without prior notice. Please contact us to confirm current cruise rates.

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