MV Mahabaahu

premium cruise experience along the
mighty Brahmaputra River in northern India

The elegant MV Mahabaahu offers a premium cruise experience along the mighty Brahmaputra River in northern India, which charts its course through Tibet, Assam and Bangladesh. Sacred to Hindus, Buddhists, Jains and Bonpas, this important waterway is also a lifeline for freshwater dolphin, one-horned rhino, elephant, water buffalo and Bengal tiger, plus a huge variety of birdlife.

On board the five-level MV Mahabaahu, passengers may explore ancient monasteries, mystical temples and lush tea plantations. Accommodation is in 23 air-conditioned staterooms, each beautifully appointed with bathrobes, slippers and spa quality amenities. All have access to a shared dining room, lounge, library, boutique, gym and swimming pool. The ship also offers Wi-Fi connectivity throughout.

During your cruise, expect a range of off-ship excursions that will uncover the 40 different tribal cultures that call the region home, fascinating architecture and huge diversity of terrestrial and avian species. Admire emerald rice paddies, sleepy rural villages and along certain stretches, incredible views of the snow-capped Himalayas beyond.


Where to board the MV Mahabaahu
The MV Mahabaahu typically departs from Guwahati (which is accessible by air from Delhi and Kolkata), with certain departures from Jorhat. 

Activities on MV Mahabaahu

  • Sightseeing tours as per itinerary

*Some activities are available at extra cost.

MV Mahabaahu Highlights

  • A premium cruise ship that plies the mighty Brahmaputra River
  • Carrying a maximum of 46 passengers in complete comfort
  • Onboard facilities including a gym, library and swimming pool
  • Exciting off-ship excursions to tribal villages and ancient temples
  • Opportunities to go on safari in search of wildlife such as elephant and one-horned rhino

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