Mumbai Port to Be Home for Costa neoClassica

By ,   November 26, 2017 ,   Cruise Industry

Costa neoClassica will operate from Mumbai port between November 2017 and March 2018, returning to her homeport every fortnight.

In a bid to woo passengers from India to its cruises from Mumbai to Maldives, the ship has added Jain food to the buffet. The decision to add Jain food came after a number of requests were made by passengers in 2016.

Costa neoClassica cruise ship

Costa neoClassica, which arrived in port of Mumbai on Friday, November 24, from Italy, departs on a 7-day cruise to Male, Maldives today, November 26, with stops along her way in Mangalore and Kochi.

From December 2016 through February 2017, the vessel had operated on the 8-day Mumbai to Maldives route. Beginning in 2017, however, the company included an option for travellers to avail the shorter, 5-day cruise to Kochi, prices for which start at Rs 29,800 per person. Costa neoClassica will return to Mumbai via Colombo. Costa Cruises priced the 7-night voyage beginning at Rs 45,000.