Get ready to set sail in Kochi backwaters with Classic Imperial!

The Classic Imperial by Neo Classic Cruise & Tours is an IRS-class vessel with a capacity of carrying 150 passengers at a time.

Neo Classic Cruise & Tours is an established name in Kochi backwaters. With five vessels already to his credit, Bolgatty-based Nishyjith K John, managing director for the brand, is all set to launch the Classic Imperial in September 2022.

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The Classic Imperial in the making! Image: Courtesy Classic Voy.

After facing unexpected COVID turbulence, John’s biggest dream project is all set to sail, offering an incredible cruising experience in Kochi backwaters. The Classic Imperial is an IRS-class, sea-going, 300-tonne vessel with a capacity to carry 150 passengers at a time.

Expected to be the largest in its class, the giant vessel is complete with top-notch facilities and aligned with latest safety standards. Add to it two air-conditioned floors with full-glass view and an open-air dining deck offering sprawling vistas. The vessel is designed to cater to not only leisure trips, but also conferences and even weddings, thanks to its pillarless event space with DJ, lights, and a 15,000 watt-sound system.

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The beautiful backwaters of Kochi. Image: Shutterstock/ebin francis.

A popular destination in Kerala, Kochi backwaters offers a tropical voyage amidst swaying palms, calm azure waters, traditional houseboats, and stunning sunsets set against breathtaking surroundings. The Classic Imperial is sure to give your Kochi trip a dreamy, luxurious turn!

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