Board the five-star Ganges Voyager on a 10-day river cruise into the guts of West Bengal. William Dalrymple, creator and historian will be part of you onboard to share his data of India and discover key areas talked about in his newest ebook, The Anarchy.
Accompanied by specialist guides and our visitor speaker William Dalrymple, you’ll take part in a mixture of each day shore excursions, onboard lectures and discussions and expertise a singular perspective and perception into Indian historical past.
The cruise slowly drifts alongside riverside communities on the Decrease Ganges, punctuated by historic battlefields, temple complexes, historic mosques and spectacular colonial structure.
Begin within the fascinating metropolis of Kolkata earlier than heading upstream to Kalna, famend for having the very best focus of temples in Bengal and residential to the spectacular Nabakailas advanced, comprising of an outer circumference of 74 temples and an internal ring of 34 temples.
Additional up-river is house to India’s best brass handicrafts on the shore facet bazaar at Matiari, whereas for anyone with an curiosity within the historical past of the East India Firm, the battlefield at Plassey will likely be a spotlight.
For a lot of, the jewel within the crown of this journey will…