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Address: Opp. ITA Centre | Machkhowa, Guwahati 781009, India
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+91 94355 58001
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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ALFRESCO GRAND Daily Sunset Cruise (1 hour) in the evening from 4:30 PM...

ALFRESCO GRAND Daily Sunset Cruise (1 hour) in the evening from 4:30 PM onwards AND Dinner Cruise (2 hours) from 7 PM onwards with cultural & folk dance performances and live singing with candle light buffet dinner on the MIGHTY BRAHMAPUTRA RIVER IN GUWAHATI.

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A great place to spend evening with family and friends with good food and ambience !!!

Visited the dinner cruise at Alfresco grand (Rs.1000 per person) in March 2017 The experience is awesome. The windy cruise in Brahmaputra freshens the mind and soul. Great folk... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Akash A
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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34 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited the dinner cruise at Alfresco grand (Rs.1000 per person) in March 2017 The experience is awesome. The windy cruise in Brahmaputra freshens the mind and soul. Great folk and bollywood performances by artists brightens the evening Meals include (Welcome drink-non alcoholic,starters,main course-both veg and non veg,desserts)

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

For Rs 300, 45 minutes ride on the mighty Brahmaputra with the spectacular sunset view and some beautiful live music is great. Mind-blowing... Snacks and drinks are also available.

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

pretty nice cruise ship wading through the mighty brahmputra but still overhyped for a traveller who has seen better

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India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Did the one hour Sun Set cruise. Basic ship with two Upper and Lower decks. It takes you around the Brahmputra with some Bollywood numbers being belted out by crooners in the lower deck. You can order very reasonably priced drinks from the bar or tea/coffee, snacks etc. The crooners surprisingly were very good, perhaps as a testimony to the... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

We called their booking office, a day in advance and made a booking for us both for the dinner cruise (just give your name and mobile number). They normally call you towards evening to confirm your arrival. You reach their jetty at Machkhowa. The charges for a 2-hour Dinner Cruise is Rs.1000/- per adult. You can report at their counter... More 

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

A 45 mim ride on the Brahmaputra with the spectacular sunset view and some live music, for ₹300 is absolutely worth it. There are different types of cruises - sunset at 4PM ( upper deck ₹300, lower deck ₹250) , sun down at 5:30PM and dinner cruise with local performances. We have not tried the others but felt that sunset... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

What do you expect on an hour long cruise which costs you 250 INR. My expectations were exceeded in every way. The Ship was huge, the looping area was wonderful, with a curving mountain on one side and a beautiful bridge on the other. The music was brilliant, top quality , the choice of songs was amazing. Overall, must do... More 

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newdelhi
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128 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

big sized cruise for a a big river . Just like we have at Mandovi river in Goa . nice and safe but the ambience is totally different

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Guwahati, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

It was a grand entertainment on board Grand Alfresco and on the Island decorated specially for new year eve. Their Live music band played superb songs and wall enjoyed dancing on board. Also Bihu and DJ on Island was fantastic. Food served on Island and Boat was simply delicious. OVER all grand experience. I recommended all my friends to visit... More 

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Shillong, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Not as expected. They need to learn more from their counterparts like Cruises in Goa and places alike in India & abroad on how to attract all communities and not please only one type otherwise it becomes boring for others. The hindi songs were dull. Would have loved to hear some english songs and entertainment. The food and the service... More 

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