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MV Ganga Vilas, world's longest river cruise, to cover 50 tourist spots

The tour of the cruise would be around 51 days, covering over 50 tourist spots including the World Heritage Sights, National Parks, river Ghats, and major cities like Patna, Sahibganj, Kolkata, Bangladesh's capital Dhaka and Guwahati.

The MV Ganga Vilas vessel is 62 meters in length and 12 meters in width and sails with a draft of 1.4 meters.(PIB)
The MV Ganga Vilas vessel is 62 meters in length and 12 meters in width and sails with a draft of 1.4 meters.(PIB)
Published on Jan 08, 2023 06:09 PM IST

Varanasi to Bogibeel river cruise service to begin from early 2023

India's longest river cruise service will give the people of Assam a chance to use waterways to promote trade and livelihood in tourism and cargo transportation. It will cover a distance of more than 4,000 kilometres through the Ganga, Indo Bangladesh Protocol Route (IBPR) and Brahmaputra.

Varanasi to Bogibeel river cruise service to begin from early 2023(Twitter/avaloncruisesuk)
Varanasi to Bogibeel river cruise service to begin from early 2023(Twitter/avaloncruisesuk)
Updated on Sep 19, 2022 07:24 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, New Delhi

Melting glaciers may disrupt China's plan to build dam over Brahmaputra in Tibet

The plan to build the mega-dam, which is part of China’s 14th five-year plan beginning from this year, was approved by China’s Parliament, the National People’s Congress in March this year.

This photo taken on March 28, 2021 shows the Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon in Nyingchi city, in China's western Tibet Autonomous Region.(AFP)
This photo taken on March 28, 2021 shows the Yarlung Zangbo Grand Canyon in Nyingchi city, in China's western Tibet Autonomous Region.(AFP)
Published on Apr 28, 2021 08:57 PM IST
PTI | , Beijing
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