Cruising the Holy River of India
The holy river of Hinduism, the Ganges, slowly courses through one of the world's most fertile and populated areas. Along its banks, human life is connected to its waters. Avalon Waterways shares an enchanting glimpse of life away from India's big cities. During the cruise portion of your journey, you'll meet saree weavers, goldsmiths, and pottery makers. Explore the fascinating Hare Krishna headquarters in Mayapur, and visit Saint Mother Teresa's former home. On land, discover the capital city of Delhi, and tour the massive Amber Fort towering over Jaipur. Visit India's most iconic site, the Taj Mahal, for stunning views at sunrise and sunset. All of this and more await you on this gripping voyage through the heart of India.