Cruise line from Kolkata to Guwahati via Bangladesh to come up soon.
Gopal Krishna, secretary of Shipping Ministry, informed that the two countries have come to an understanding which, through a standard operating procedure (SOP), will be looking out for options that will facilitate the movement of cruise vessels and passengers on Inland Protocol route and coastal shipping route.
Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI), under the support of Shipping Ministry, has taken the responsibility to facilitate the passenger cruise line on National Waterways-2. The cruise line will be connecting three rivers, i.e., Ganga in India, Jamuna in Bangladesh, and the Brahmaputra in Assam. According to the news, the cruise route will become operational by March 29, 2019, and will be operated by Kolkata-based Heritage Cruise.
Get ready to enjoy the incredible cruise journey from Kolkata to Guwahati via Bangladesh to fulfill your desire to travel.