If you surf news every day, then you might have heard of the trending Mumbai-Goa cruise which has eventually commenced. But, how well do you know about this luxury cruise which can allure you to visit Mumbai and Goa again and again? If you have any doubt regarding this wondrous cruise, then this article is definitely for you. Here, we discuss the major points every traveller must know before booking a ticket and sailing through the ocean. From ticket prices to facilities available and timings to booking procedures, you will be able to know everything once you finish reading the article. So, let's move on and learn all about the alluring Mumbai-Goa cruise.
A Little About Angriya
Angriya is the name which has been given to the Mumbai-Goa cruise ship. It is a seven-deck ship which was built in Japan. With the total length of about 130 m, it is one of the longest cruise ships in the country today. It is fitted with highly advanced engines, and hence it can gain the speed of 25 knots easily.
Do you know it also has a walkway of about 4 km in length? Well, this is something of great interest to joggers and morning walkers. So, don't you think a trip to Goa from Mumbai and vice versa is going to be more fun?
Angriya has an accommodating capacity of about 400 passengers, and hence it wouldn't be wrong to say that it is one of the biggest luxury ships in India. It is well equipped with bars, a swimming pool, spas, restaurants and party clubs.
Other facilities on the cruise include recreation rooms, picture galleries and libraries. However, to avail the services of spa and party clubs, you need to book them in advance. It is having dorms and double rooms with king-size beds. The food served here includes regional, coastal and global cuisines. So, how about taking up this refreshing journey filled with excitement?
Timings Of The Cruise
The timings of the cruise are set in such a way that the tourists boarding the ship can witness the spectacular views of the sunrise as well as sunset. From Mumbai, the cruise will depart at 4 pm and it will reach Goa by 9 am. If you are starting your journey at Goa, then also you need to follow the same timings.
So, on an average, the entire journey will take a time of about 17 h. Well, that is almost a day sailing through the beautiful waters of the ocean and soothing your eyes with the colourful views of the sky.
Cost Per Head
As per reports, 4,300 INR will be charged for a dorm and INR 7,650 for a double-bed room per night. You need to pay an extra amount of about 2000 INR per head for food. So, a onenight journey on the Mumbai-Goa cruise will cost one head an approximate amount of 8000 INR.
Well, that is certainly reasonable if you take into account the memories you are going to treasure after this journey. Do not forget that this per head amount of 8000 INR is exclusive of other services, such as spa and party clubs.
How To Book Tickets
Booking tickets for Angriya is very easy. You can either directly go to the main website of the cruise or you can take the help of a travel agent. However, it is advisable to book it on your own unless you have extra bucks in your pocket to pay the agent. The cruise has already started and you can book your tickets anytime. Considering the number of tourists flocking in for this lifetime experience, it is not easy to get tickets in one go.