IRCTC Launches India’s 1st Luxury Cruise From This Date: Route, Fares, USPs & More


It will travel to destinations such as Diu, Lakshadweep, Kochi, and Sri Lanka.

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is starting its cruise liner business from Sep 18.

Private Partnership

Set to be India’s first indigenous cruise liner, it has been developed in partnership with a private firm Cordelia Cruises.

Cordelia Cruises will be the promoter and marketer of the luxury cruise liner.

It will travel to destinations such as Diu, Lakshadweep, Kochi, and Sri Lanka.

Destination Expansion

In the first phase, Mumbai will serve as its base and will sail through Indian destinations.

From May 2022, the base will shift to Chennai and destinations will expand to Colombo, Galle, Trincomalee and Jaffna in Sri Lanka.

Amenities And Health Safety

Restaurants, swimming pool, bars, open cinemas, theatre, kids area, gymnasium are some of the amenities guests can enjoy.

The entire crew will be fully vaccinated and the number of guests will be limited as per the government’s mandate.

A fully-functional medical centre equipped with medical essentials is present on board.

Bookings for Oct 2021- Oct 2022 are on at the IRCTC tourism website.

Booking Procedure

Visit the website.

Select the ‘Cruise’ option on the right hand side.

Select location, departure date, and departure period.

Choose from the package options that appear.

You can check the itinerary and images of the ship’s interiors and amenities.

Click on ‘Book Now’.

You can also provide your phone number or email and request a call back for further info.

Tour Packages

All of the following depart from Mumbai.

KERALA DELIGHT

Duration: 2 Nights & 3 Days

Departure Date/Time: Mon 01 Nov 2021 16:00 IST

Prices range from Rs 19,898 to Rs 96,872

On Day 3 the ship reaches Kochi early in the morning.

CRUISE TO LAKSHADWEEP

Duration:5 Nights & 6 Days

Departure Date/Time: Mon 01 Nov 2021 16:00 IST

Prices range from Rs 58,666 to Rs 2,99,528

On Day 3 the ship reaches Kochi and one can spend the day exploring. 

On Day 4 the ship reaches Kadmat, Lakshadweep.

SUNDOWNER TO GOA

Duration:2 Nights & 3 Days

Departure Date/Time: Sat 06 Nov 2021 17:00 IST

Prices range from Rs 23,467 to Rs 1,19,811

The ship reaches Goa on Day 2

CRUISE WEEKENDER

Duration:2 Nights & 3 Days

Departure Date/Time: Thu 18 Nov 2021 17:00 IST

Prices range from Rs 19,898 to Rs 96,872

CRUISE TO DIU

Duration:2 Nights & 3 Days

Departure Date/Time: Sat 27 Nov 2021 20:00 IST

Prices range from Rs 23,467 to Rs 1,198,11

The ship reaches Diu on Day 2

It should be noted that itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.

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