Here is a good news for you to travel in India’s first Mumbai to Goa luxury cruise which started on 3 October 2018, with affordable ticket price around INR 7000. So Mumbaikars who are real Goa lovers get on to your weekend trips to Goa with comfort and luxury.
Over the years Goa has been fantasy destination for Indians as well as foreigners.
Goa receives around 15 to 20 luxury cruise ships every year and around 800 chartered flights in the year 2018, which indicates a trend in rich visitors to Goa beaches.
In the same line this new service will add more tourists around Mumbai as well as foreigners, to take them to Goa during overnight travel of about 16 hours (average speed of ship is 16.0 kn / max speed 25.5 kn) which will be done non-stop. While it will run alternate days as on now (to begin with) from two ports.
This ship was built in the year 1997, and registered as Ogasawara Maru in Japan, which later christened Ogasa in the Pacific Islands and now named as Angriya, which is taken from Admiral Kanhoji Angre, the 1st notable admiral in the Maratha navy and the great coral bank reef, named Angria bank between Maharashtra and Goa.
Mumbai to Goa luxury cruise
Starting date : 03 October 2018
Andriya will depart from Mumbai at 5.00 PM every evening and will reach Goa by 9.00 AM
The return journey will be every alternate day.
Capacity : 350 passengers
Infinity pool, spa, bars, restaurants, 24 hours coffee shop
Starting ticket price : 7,000 INR
Bookings can be done in seven categories Rs 7,000 up to Rs 12,000. The fares for other categories are yet to be decided, but they too will include brunch and other meals.
Prices for the cruise starts room INR 7000 which includes meals, refreshments and breakfast. The prices will vary depending on the room category and size.
Just for comparison of pricing with other modes of transport from Mumbai to Goa, a Volvo luxury sleeper coach bus service costs around Rs 1,000 to maximum Rs 2,500, on the other hand if planned properly air travel from Mumbai to Goa will cost you around Rs 3,500-Rs 7,000 And Train travel for most premium train service Tejas costs Rs 2,600 only.
Mumbai to Goa Angriya cruise online booking
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Joint venture between Mumbai Port Trust and Angriya Sea Eagle Pvt Ltd.
Mumbai to Goa cruise route
The Angriya cruise will complete the travel from Mumbai to Goa in just 16 hours (non-stop), starting point is Mumbai port’s newly constructed domestic terminal.
Later there is a plan to add stops at Dighi, Dabhol, Malvan and other places along the Konkan coast, however the jetties to be ready for the same.
Inside the Mumbai-Goa cruise liner Angriya
This is the first luxury cruise liner from India.
The cruise has been upgraded to be used to carry passengers in luxury mode.
It has got on board restaurants, 24-hour coffee shops, bars, a lounge and discotheque, an infinity pool, spa and conference facilities.
Angriya holds around 104 staterooms / cabins with different sizes and categories.
The cruise is capable of organizing wedding parties to corporate parties too.