Murshidabad (India)

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Murshidabad cruise port

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Local Time
2021-11-27 11:22

min: 62 °F (16 °C) / max: 82 °F (28 °C) 79°F
Wind: 341°/ 3.1 m/s  Gust: 3.1 m/sWind: 341°/ 3.1 m/s  Gust: 3.1 m/sLight breeze
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Min / Max Temperature82 °F / 28 °C
62 °F / 17 °C
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Murshidabad is a Hooghly River (Ganges River) cruise port and city in India's West Bengal state, with population around 50,000. The town was developed during British India (colonial period 1858-1947). During the Mughal Empire (1526-1857) it was the capital city of Bengal Residency.

Murshidabad (India) river cruise port

Current-day city's economy is based on agriculture, silk farming and manufacturing, handicrafts, education (schools, colleges) and tourism. Best-known tourist attractions include Nizamat Kila (Nawabs Fortress / aka Hazarduari Palace, built in 1829-37), Moti Jhil (Pearl Lake), Muradbagh Palace, Khushbagh Cemetery, Nizamat Imambara (1847-built Shia Muslim hall), Katra Masjid (1724-built mosque), Bacchawali Tope (14th-century cannon gun located in the Nizamat Fort's garden / between Imambara and Hazaarduari Palace, east of Madina Mosque).

As cruise port, Murshidabad was included in the 2019 schedules of the riverboats Ganges Voyager 2 and Bengal Ganga. Next tables show ships' itineraries (roundtrips from homeport Kolkata/Calcutta) as call port sequences.

(Ganges Voyager 2) 7-day itinerary "India's Golden Triangle and the Sacred Ganges", prices from ~USD 6900 pp

Date / TimePort
16 NovDeparting from Kolkata, India
17 NovKalna, India
18 NovMotihari, India
19 NovMurshidabad, India
20 NovMayapur, India
21 NovBandel, India
22-23 Nov (overnight)Arriving in Kolkata, India

(Ganges Voyager 2) 7-day itinerary "Me to We and the Sacred Ganges", prices from ~USD 6800 pp

Date / TimePort
19 FebDeparting from Kolkata, India
20 FebKalna, India
21 FebMotihari, India
22 FebMurshidabad, India
23-24 Feb (overnight)Mayapur, India
25-26 Feb (overnight)Arriving in Kolkata, India

(Bengal Ganga) 8-day itinerary "A Journey on the Ganges", prices from ~USD 2800 pp

Date / TimePort
14 AprDeparting from Kolkata, India
15 AprKalna, India
16 AprMotihari, India
17 AprMurshidabad, India
18 AprMayapur, India
19 AprChandannagar, India
20 Apr - 21 Apr (overnight)Arriving in Kolkata, India

Murshidabad tours, shore excursions, hotels

City Tours and Shore Excursions

Khushbagh Cemetery (18th-century tomb and mosque)

Baranagar (brick temples)

Port Murshidabad cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Murshidabad, India. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

19 November, 2021
Viking Cruises Cruises cruise lineViking Ingvi
19 November, 2021
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineGanges Voyager II
27 November, 2021
Uniworld Cruises cruise lineGanges Voyager II

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