Ekta Cruise to Statue of Unity – The ferry service
Now enjoy the thrilling experience of viewing world’s tallest statue, the “Statue of Unity” during the Ferry Ride in the pristine Narmada Waters.
UNITY 1- This boat, 26 metres long and 9 metres wide, is a Catamaran Type Vessel made of mild steel. The vessel is made of two decks and currently carries 200 passengers on the lower deck with fixed seats.
UNITY 2 is a mono hull boat which can operate at a very high speed. The boat can accommodate up to 25 passengers. Some passenger can also enjoy the ride sitting on main deck and the others can sit on fly bridge.
This cruise also provides a gripping experience of the “On Board dinner“ during the cruise sailing while the forest night sets in Ekta Nagar and attractive lighting takes over the hearts of the thousands of tourists. The dinner is a life time experience as very delicious cuisines are available adding value to the naturally rich surroundings. A Souvenir shop and a food stall are available for the guests to shop on the lower deck. The upper deck has the wheel house for control and navigation of the vessel. There is an additional space on the upper deck for the passengers for an unobstructed and mesmerising view of the statue and to experience the most hypnotic scenery along the Narmada River.
The 7 km long navigation channel in the river specially is constructed for extending a unique experience to the tourists visiting Statue of Unity. The distance between Shreshtha Bharat Bhavan and the Statue is about 7 kms which will be covered in 40 minutes by UNITY 1 and in 25 minutes by UNITY 2. The guests on board can enjoy the magnificent view of the World’s tallest statue from the river Narmada along with some chilling background music played on the deck and also with experience of river sailing sounds.