Thailand’s capital – Bangkok is the most visited tourist destination in the world. And it’s no secret that Indians love this destination. The most common mode of travel to this destination is by air. Now there’s a new way to reach this city from India – The Mumbai to Bangkok Cruise.
Why take a cruise when you can reach Bangkok by air? Cruise holidays are not just about the destination. When it comes to cruise vacations, it’s the journey that counts too! Whether you want to explore exotic holiday destinations, indulge in luxuries or just take a break from the mundane city-life, a cruise holiday is a perfect way to unwind.
A Swiss company, Viking Ocean Cruises is starting a 16-day cruise from Mumbai to Bangkok called ‘Across the Bay of Bengal’. It’s a one-way cruise that will take you to Bangkok through five countries – India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand with an overnight stay in Mumbai, Colombo and Bangkok.
The cruise also includes 8 guided tours. Travellers will also be able to explore the party capital of Indian – Goa, the Sri Lankan Capital – Colombo, the Malaysian Capital – Kuala Lumpur, the city-life of Singapore and the tropical island – Koh Samui.
Dates: The cruise was first announced in October 2017. The first cruise starts on September 8, 2018, and ends on September 23, 2018.
About the Ship: travellers will travel on the award-winning ship Viking Orion that can accommodate 930 guests and offer 6 types of accommodation. Some of the facilities provided include a spa, thermal suite, in-house theatre, a fitness centre, pool, a Viking bar and restaurant.
Price: The price will differ depending on the accommodation you choose. However, the per person price starts at $4,999 i.e. approximately, Rs.3,25,000). The price includes accommodation, meals, selected cruise activities and all port taxes.