Built-in Dhaka, Bangladesh
Inauguration: November 1997
M.V. Aboshar was specially built for cruises to the Sundarbans Forest and other areas of Bangladesh. It is your best choice for large groups, as it provides accommodation for 45 people.
The experienced captain and his crew are well trained to make every trip safe, enjoyable, memorable and relaxing for all guests.
The cook and his assistant cater to the requirements of large groups with great care and perfection. Besides preparing outstanding traditional Bangladeshi food, they also cater to different needs, such as vegetarian dishes, less spicy dishes, and special Children’s Menus.
Length : 116 ft./35 m
Width : 24 ft./8 m
Draft : 6.5 ft./2.3 m
Engine: 2 General Motors Diesel Engines, 265 BHP each, 6 Cylinders
Max. Speed: 26 km/h (in favor of the tide)
Average Speed: 15 km/h Power supply: 1 Lister diesel engine to supply 20 kW electricity (A/C) for general use. In addition, we have also one small Honda generator (petrol), which can supply 5 KW of electricity. On M.V. Aboshar we also provide DC light throughout the night, allowing you to have light in the rooms and lounge without running any generator and most importantly the noise.
Accommodation: 20 Cabins with 55 beds, plus 5 cabins for crew, guides and forest guards Mosquito nets are provided for each bed.
2-bed Cabin: 13
3-bed Cabin: 2
4-bed Cabin: 5
Dining: Large Dining Lounge with seating arrangements for 40 guests at 6 tables
Toilet Facilities : 3 Indian Style and 3 Western Style Toilets, 2 Showers
Shop on board: Our small shop offers a wide range of cold soft drinks, snacks, souvenirs, and gifts
Freshwater storage capacity: 30,000 Liters of Freshwater are carried in 4 Tanks
Safety features: 6 Fire extinguishers, Lifebuoys, Firehose, Lifejackets, Sand-boxes, and Speedboat with 45 BHP outboard petrol engine.