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Sunsets & Safaris

Sunsets & Safaris

Regular Expat Living contributor and cruise specialist HEIDI SARNA spends a unique week on India’s Brahmaputra River. Our convoy of taxis stopped at the top of the muddy riverbank, a few steps from the creaking bamboo gangway that connected us with our home for the week, the 46-passenger Mahabaahu. Not sleek like Europe’s riverboats, this one was [...] Read more

Follow in wake of Tim and Pru

Follow in wake of Tim and Pru

Actor Timothy West and his wife Fawlty Towers star Prunella Scales are back on our screens in Channel 4 favourite, Great Canal Journeys. This series sees the thespian couple, pictured, leave behind the quiet waterways of Europe for the busy canals and rivers of India. Explore the vibrant culture of the mighty Brahmaputra River for yourself on an [...] Read more

Assamese Safari

Assamese Safari

Rhino Land is another name for India's Kaziranga National Park. Located in the northeastern state of Assam, this wildlife sanctuary skirts the mighty Brahmaputra River and is home to the largest population of the endangered one-horned rhinoceros on Earth. Sandip Hor travels to Kaziranga National Park along the Brahmaputra River. Living, June 2017 [...] Read more

A taste of Assam

A taste of Assam

Sue Bryant gets a flavour of one of India’s wildest regions on a cruise of the mighty Brahmaputra. I rafted down the Brahmaputra in 1984 and fell in love with it,” says Sanjay Basu, a mountain climber turned travel entrepreneur. “It’s such a wild, volatile river.” Roughly 33 years later, I’m drinking tea on the deck of Sanjay’s Brahmaputra dream, [...] Read more

On India's Brahmaputra River, singular serenity

On India's Brahmaputra River, singular serenity

I’ve been to India many times, but never on a river cruise and nev- er to the country’s northeast corner in the state of Assam. That changed last November when a friend and I spent a week on the Brahmaputra River that started even before we stepped onboard the 46-passenger Mahabaahu. We were met at the airport in Guwahati house by our guides and [...] Read more

Brahmaputra river cruise in Assam

Brahmaputra river cruise in Assam

Sandeep Hor's story on Mashabaahu cruise re-featured by TravMedia Asia , travel industries most powerful global network. River cruising has emerged as a popular style of holidaying for luxury travellers. In Europe, cruising the Danube or Rhine has been popular for quite some time while journeying along other key rivers of the world, from the Nile [...] Read more

Cruise in Focus - Mahabaahu

Cruise in Focus - Mahabaahu

Jane Archer reports from a river cruise on India's Brahmaputra aboard the Mahabaahu, a vessle operated by Far Horizon Tours. The Cruise: This was a one week voyage on the Brahmaputra from Jorhat to Guwahati in Assam, India, that called at remote villages along the river bank and included wildlife safaris in and around Kaziranga National Park by [...] Read more

Brahmaputra river cruise in Assam, India

Brahmaputra river cruise in Assam, India

River cruising has emerged as a popular style of holidaying for luxury travellers. In Europe, cruising the Danube or Rhine has been popular for quite some time while journeying along other key rivers of the world, from the Nile and Amazon to the Yangtze, Irrawaddy and the Mekong are also gaining momentum. Indian river cruising is in its infancy. [...] Read more

MV Mahabaahu on Quirkycruise.com

MV Mahabaahu on Quirkycruise.com

MV Mahabaahu featuring in various articles on Quirkycruise.com. Small Ship Reader Reviews: Far Horizon Tours’ MAHABAAHU on India’s Brahmaputra Jan 11, 2017 Reviewer: Nripjit Singh Chawla from India. Cruise Line: Far Horizon Tours (also known as Adventure Resorts & Cruises). Ship: Mahabaahu. Destination: On River...read more Small Ship Reader [...] Read more

Brahmaputra River Cruise - International Cruise Critic

Brahmaputra River Cruise - International Cruise Critic

Mystical, magical India -- once the haunt of hippies, backpackers and spiritual seekers -- is going mainstream, as more and more Westerners set off to discover its glories on a river cruise. The advantages of river cruising have been well documented; many have praised its ease and convenience. Once onboard, you can relax, take your 'hotel' with [...] Read more

Cruise Control: Float Down the Brahmaputra On Board MV Mahabaahu

Cruise Control: Float Down the Brahmaputra On Board MV Mahabaahu

Ten-Second Takeaway Explore the Brahmaputra river, and the surrounding Kaziranga National Park, with a cruise onboard the MV Mahabaahu. This tour combines the best of a cruise with the best of a safari, into one breathtaking journey. River Ridin’ The MV Mahabaahu drifts down the Brahmaputra, with Kaziranga National Park on either side. There are [...] Read more

International Expeditions offers India cruise-tour

International Expeditions offers India cruise-tour

International Expeditions has introduced a tour-and-cruise trip that includes India's Brahmaputra River. The 12-day "India: Kaziranga & Brahmaputra River" will include a cruise on the 58-passenger Mahabaahu. Guests will sail along India's Kaziranga National Park -- known for one-horned rhinos, hoolock gibbons and South Asian river dolphin -- [...] Read more

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