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Cochin to Maldives Cruise: A Luxurious Escape to Remember

Cochin to Maldives cruise is a luxurious journey on a budget. From fine-dine restaurants to casinos and theatres to wellness centers, a Maldives cruise offers exclusive packages suitable for couples, families, and friends. The journey starts from the port of Cochin and ends in the Island country of Maldives.

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The popularity of a cruise from India to the Maldives has led many to have an unforgettable experience. So, if you plan to go on a cruise, here is a list of tour companies offering exclusive deals on the Cochin to Maldives cruise.

Cruise Operators

1. Holiday Moods

Established in 1997, Holiday Moods offers a cruise experience from Cochin to the Maldives. They have rooms with private balconies and Specialty dining and clubs for children, and a luxury spa. Given the current COVID-19 situation, there is no information on departure dates for 2020 or 2021.

Price: INR 18,520 onwards
Start to End Point: Cochin- Male (Maldives)
Duration: 3N/4D
Itinerary: Day 1 (Kochi)- Day 2 (Cruise)- Day 3 (Male- Overnight on the ship)- Day 4 (Male- Maldives)
Inclusions: Sports facilities, pool, Entertainment activities, Accommodation, All major meals
Exclusions: Shoreside and eco-tours, Bar, Shops

2. Hop in town

Started in 2014, Hop in town provides a Cochin to Maldives costa cruise. They offer an outdoor jogging track along with a fully equipped gym. Other amenities include a nightclub, shore excursions, suites with ocean view balcony, and multi-cuisine restaurants. However, there is no clarity on departure dates due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Price: INR 29,260 onwards
Start to End Point: Kochi- Male (Maldives)
Duration: 3N/4D
Itinerary: Day 1 (Kochi)- Day 2 (Journey)- Day 3 (Male- Overnight on the ship)- Day 4 (Male-Maldives)
Inclusions: All major meals (Buffet), Accommodation, Sports facilities, Entertainment activities/events
Exclusions: Alcoholic beverages, Shore excursions at ports, Internet, Spa, Medical services

3. Cruisebay

Launched in 2008, Cruisebay features a cruise on Costa Victoria from Cochin to the Maldives. The company offers an outdoor jacuzzi, All-day dining, live music. Other amenities include transfer to Male airport from the ship and free stay for teens. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, departure dates for 2020 and 2021 are not known.

Price: INR 18,520 onwards (port tax + gratuity)
Start to End Point: Kochi- Male (Maldives)
Duration: 3N/4D
Itinerary: Day 1 (Kochi)- Day 2 (Cruise)- Day 3 (Male- Overnight on the ship)- Day 4 (Male- Maldives)
Inclusions: All-day dining, transfer to Male airport, live music, dance classes
Exclusions: Shopping center, Photoshop, Casino, Internet

4. Mercury travels

Mercury travels is a luxury initiative of Ebix Cash. It features a Festival theatre, internet point, Squok club, and Open-air pool deck. Cochin to Maldives cruise fare includes cabins with all modern amenities along with dine-in options at restaurants with special menus. Keeping in mind the COVID-19 crisis, there is no clarity on the departure dates.

Price: INR 26800 onwards (twin sharing)
Duration: 3N/4D
Start to endpoint: Kochi – Male (Maldives)
Itinerary: Day 1 (Kochi)- Day 2 (Cruise)- Day 3 (Male- Overnight on the ship)- Day 4 (Male- Maldives)
Inclusions: Swimming pools, All-day dining, live events, Accommodation

5. Khidma Tourism

Incorporated in 2014, Khidma tourism provides a cruise from Cochin to the Maldives. They offer cabins with an ocean view, a virtual world, a shopping arcade, library on the cruise ship. The provision of bars and a ballroom is also there. However, there is no clarity on departure dates and bookings because of the COVID-19

Price: INR 18,520 onwards (Additional- port tax+ gratuity)
Duration: 3N/4D
Start to endpoint: Cochin port- Male (Maldives)
Itinerary: Day 1 (Kochi)- Day 2 (Cruise)- Day 3 (Male- Overnight on the ship)- Day 4 (Male- Maldives)
Inclusions: Accommodation, All major meals, Swimming pools, Jacuzzi
Exclusions: Alcoholic beverages, Select restaurants, excursions, Wellness treatments

6. Great India Tour Company

Founded in 1976, GITC provides a Cochin to Maldives cruise package. Amenities offered include rooms on twin sharing, All-day dining, swimming pools along with a gym. The travel company has not given an update on the departure dates of India to Maldives cruise because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Price: INR 29,770 onwards (twin sharing)
Duration: 3N/4D
Start to endpoint: Cochin port- Male (Maldives)
Itinerary: Day 1 (Kochi)- Day 2 (Cruise)- Day 3 (Male- Overnight on the ship)- Day 4 (Male- Maldives)
Inclusions: All meals, Ship to airport transfer, Accommodation
Exclusions: Alcoholic beverages, Shore excursions, WIFI

Curated by Ruchit Rastogi