Arrival at Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, Guwahati
Assam. Received by our representatives. drive to Nilachal Hill to see
the holy Maa Kamakhya Temple and city skyline from top of the hill.
Drive to Tezpur, lunch on the way. Reach Tezpur and board the vessel.
Dinner, Briefing and Overnight onboard at Tezpur.
After Breakfast, explore Tezpur, a town of magnificent scenic beauty and
exquisite archaeological ruins. visit the 6th Century ruins of the door
frame of Da-Parbatia temple, and the Cole Park. Board the vessel and
start sailing to Silghat. Lunch Onboard. After reaching Silghat, proceed
to Kaziranga National Park by road for a Jeep Safari. After the Safari
drive back to Silghat. Reach Silghat, Dinner, Briefing and Overnight
stay onboard at Silghat.
rise early and drive to Kohora, central range of the Kaziranga National
Park for an exciting elephant safari through the tall swamp grasslands.
The great one-horned Indian Rhinoceros is very easy to see. Few
sanctuaries anywhere can provide as certain an assurance of a unique
setting and sight of its best known wild animals and birds as can
Kaziranga. After safari, return back to Silghat, embark the vessel, take
breakfast and start sailing further upstream. Lunch onboard while
sailing starts. Afternoon reach Biswanath Ghat. Disembark vessel for a
small visit to the Biswanath Temple & the Village. Return to the vessel
while the vessel moors at a deserted sand island near Biswanath Ghat.
Morning, cruise further through Kaziranga National Park on its Northern
boundary. Breakfast & Lunch onboard. If luck favours, may have sightings
of herds of deer, wild elephants or even a big cat. On the way we will
stop over a river side ‘Mishing’ village (They migrated from nearby
state known as Arunachal Pradesh to Assam centuries ago). take a small
walk and experience the life of a tribal village. Arrive at Upstream
Dhansirimukh for overnight stay.
sail for whole day and move in a deserted sand island and enjoy the
scenic beauty of Majuli. Guest can participate in the Yoga Class, enjoy
onboard game competitions, buy mementos in the Onboard Memento Shop or
can participate in the Enriching Guest Lectures. Dinner, Briefing and
Overnight stay onboard downstream Neemati.
After early morning breakfast, go for a land excursion to Sivasagar, an
hour drive, to the Kingdom of Ahom Rulers. visit the ruins of the Ahom
Kingdom, the famous Shiva Temple, and the lakes namely Borpukhuri and
Jaysagar which are said to be largest man made. After visit to
Sivasagar, visit Toklai Tea Experimental Station / Tea Garden in Jorhat.
If time permits may visit Jorhat Market before returning to the vessel
in the evening. Briefing and Overnight stay onboard vessel at
After breakfast on board we will visit Majuli, the largest
human inhabited island in the world & also the cradle of Assamese Culture.
The religious and cultural traditions are kept alive by the dedicated monks living
in the monasteries locally known as Sattra. visit some monasteries &
interact with the monks. Multifaceted in its attractions Majuli also unfolds a
variety of interest like migratory birds,
traditional handicrafts & pottery, ethnic culture and dance forms. The Sattriya
dance from this sect is the latest entry into India’s recognized classical
dances. After the visit we come back to the vessel
and start sailing to Neemati Ghat. Lunch on board. The last night on the
vessel, enjoy the farewell dinner and get introduced to the vessel staff. A
brief moment for sharing our memories of the cruise.
rise early morning to prepare for checkout. Take an early breakfast and
then depart for the Airport for the onward journey.