Enchanting India tour with a cruise & Maldives break

Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, plus cruise stops in Mangalore, Cochin & Malé

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The perfect package with flights included

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa

Taj Mahal, Agra

India Gate, Delhi

Rashtrapati Bhavan, Delhi

Park Plaza Delhi CBD Shahdara

Park Plaza Delhi CBD Shahdara

Park Plaza Delhi CBD Shahdara

Red Fort, Delhi

Raj Ghat, Old Delhi

Hawa Mahal (Palace of the Winds), Jaipur

KK Royal Hotel & Convention Centre, Jaipur

KK Royal Hotel & Convention Centre, Jaipur

KK Royal Hotel & Convention Centre, Jaipur

KK Royal Hotel & Convention Centre, Jaipur

Amber Fort, Jaipur

Nahargarh Fort, Jaipur

Howard Plaza The Fern, Agra

Howard Plaza The Fern, Agra

Howard Plaza The Fern, Agra

Taj Mahal, Agra

Amber Fort, Agra

Fatehpur Sikri, Agra

Mumbai, India

Gateway of India, Mumbai

Costa Victoria

Costa Victoria

Cochin

Cochin

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa

India & Maldives: Golden Triangle & Indian Ocean cruise

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Up to -18% supplier's online rate ?
You'll start your holiday with one night in a Standard room at Park Plaza Delhi CBD Shahdara or SK Premium Park (or similar), with breakfast included.

Then, you will spend two nights in a Standard room at the Hotel KK Royal (or similar), Jaipur, with breakfast included.

Next, you'll spend one night in a Standard room at the Howard Plaza The Fern Agra (or similar), with breakfast included.

Then you will spend one night in a Standard room at Park Plaza Delhi CBD Shahdara or SK Premium Park (or similar), with breakfast included.

Then you will spend seven nights in an Ocean View cabin on board a Costa Victoria cruise ship, with full-board basis included.

Finally, you will spend five nights in a Superior Beach villa at Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa, Maldives, with half-board basis included.

During your stay here, this offer includes a sunset cruise once per stay; a 45-minute couples spa treatment once per stay; and use of snorkelling equipment.

This offer also includes a range of tours and excursions with an English-speaking guide, as per the itinerary: Old and New Delhi city tour; sightseeing tour of Jaipur; Abhaneri Caves visit; plus Fatehpur Sikri and half-day sightseeing tour of Agra.

Flights are included from your selected departure airport to Delhi, returning from Maldives. A 7kg hand luggage and 20kg hold luggage allowance per person is included, as well as internal flights and private airport transfers (shared in Maldives).

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 18% off. We calculate this discount percentage based on the rates we offer compared to the supplier's online rate.

The discount stated above was checked on 05/11/2019.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

This holiday is supplied by THG Holidays and is ATOL protected (ATOL 9528).

Embark on an epic adventure through India and its ocean, taking in the Golden Triangle before cruising from Mumbai to Malé for some Maldives beach bliss - includes all travel, breakfast, some lunches and dinners, and more

NB: Please see the ‘Good to know’ for information about the itinerary order

Day 1: UK - Delhi

Fly from the UK to Delhi, spending the night on board. On arrival, you’ll receive a traditional welcome and be whisked off to your hotel to spend the rest of the day at leisure.

Day 2: Delhi - Jaipur

Spend the day getting to know this chaotic city. You’ll visit both the old and new sides of the city, including the Red Fort, the colourful Chandni Chowk, Laxmi Narayan Temple, India Gate and the Lotus Temple. Leave Delhi behind and drive to Jaipur, approximately five hours away. Enjoy watching India whizz by, then check into your hotel. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 3: Jaipur

Explore Jaipur on a city tour today, visiting the incredible Amber Fort and the Palace of the Winds, Hawa Mahal, before admiring the stunning City Palace and Jantar Mantar observatory. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 4: Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra


You’ll be back on the road again today, stopping at the Abaneri Caves and Fatehpur Sikri en route to Agra, where the Taj Mahal awaits. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 5: Agra

After breakfast, leave to spend your morning admiring one of the wonders of the world - the iconic white marble treasure of the Taj Mahal. In the afternoon, set off back to Delhi for the next exciting part of your trip. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 6: Delhi - Mumbai - cruise

This morning, you’ll head back to the airport for your flight to Mumbai, the departure point for your idyllic Indian Ocean cruise. (Meals: breakfast)

Indian Ocean cruise itinerary

Day 1: Mumbai
Day 2: Mumbai (depart 9pm)
Day 3: Day at sea
Day 4: New Mangalore (Karkanata)
Day 5: Cochin (Kerala)
Day 6: Day at sea
Day 7: Malé
Day 8: Male

Maldives

After all this adventuring, it’s time to flop on the paradaisical beaches of the Maldives at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa. Opt to spend either five or seven nights here, where sparkling turquoise seas, snorkelling and pampering spa treatments will be the order of every day. This idyllic resort boasts its own lagoon and coral reef, so marine activities, from diving to deep-sea fishing, submarining and stingray feeding, are all available. Step straight out of your room onto the soft white sand, and enjoy the complete tranquillity of being in the middle of the ocean. You’ll be treated to a sunset cruise and spa treatment during your stay.

Good to know

Please note that depending on your selected day of departure your tour could take place in the opposite order, i.e., beginning with the Maldives stay, then cruising from the Maldives to Mumbai, then embarking on a Golden Triangle tour in India before heading back the UK.

Itineraries leaving the UK and beginning in Delhi (ending in the Maldives; as above) will depart on 1 and 30 December 2019, 12 and 26 January 2020, or 9 and 23 February 2020.

Itineraries leaving the UK and beginning in the Maldives (ending in Delhi) will depart on 6 and 8 December 2019, 3, 5, 17, 19 and 31 January 2020, or 2, 14 and 16 February 2020.

Please note that if you opt to begin your tour in the Maldives and end in Delhi you will visit Colombo (Sri Lanka) and Mormugao (Goa) on your cruise instead of New Mangalore and Cochin.

Watch this video to find out more about your cruise:

 
Park Plaza Delhi CBD Shahdara, Delhi, India (one night, then one night) - or similar

Located in the east of Delhi’s metropolitan area, Park Plaza makes a good base for exploring the city. There’s a lovely spa here to while away weary muscles, as well as a small fitness centre, a rooftop pool, a plush cocktail lounge and three restaurants.

Amenities: restaurant, pool, Wi-Fi, fitness centre, cocktail lounge, room service, spa facilities

KK Royal Hotel & Convention Centre, Jaipur, India (two nights) - or similar

This refined yet glamorous hotel bears all the hallmarks of a plush pad. Décor is swish throughout, and there is a large outdoor pool as well as a fitness centre, a restaurant and a snack bar. All rooms boast deep-soaking bathtubs and offer 24-hour room service.

Amenities: outdoor pool, sauna, gym, restaurant, lounge bar, 24-hour room service, Wi-Fi, air conditioning

Howard Plaza The Fern Agra, India (one night) - or similar

This understated yet warmly decorated hotel is situated just over a kilometre from India’s most iconic sight: the mesmerising Taj Mahal. There’s a lovely outdoor pool with shaded areas, as well as a gym, a rooftop tea lounge as well as a spa - the perfect spot to unwind after a day of sightseeing.

Amenities: spa and wellness facilities, outdoor pool, gym, restaurant, bar, tea lounge, sun terrace, Wi-Fi, air conditioning

Costa Victoria cruise ship (seven nights)

With five restaurants, 10 bars and a wealth of entertainment on offer, your Costa Victoria cruise ship will take you on a fun-filled journey. A two-level theatre, casino, pool deck and library are just the beginning of ways to keep yourself occupied, while three pools, a sauna, four Jacuzzis and a Turkish bath are on hand for those who would rather slow down a little. A range of shore excursions, from city and temple tours to snorkelling are available for an additional cost.

Amenities: five restaurants, 10 bars, spa and wellness facilities, three swimming pools, casino, theatre, disco, shopping centre

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa, Maldives (five or seven nights)

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa has been named by Condé Nast Traveller as one of the finest places to stay in the Maldives. The resort boasts its own coral reef and shipwreck, making it ideal for divers. You can also take to the waters on a catamaran, canoe or glass-bottom boat. Peaceful, luxurious and steeped in age-old traditions, Jiva Spa is one of the resort’s many highlights. All treatments use natural products and draw on ancient techniques, primarily Ayurveda and reflexology.

Amenities: five restaurants, spa and wellness facilities, swimming pool, gym, island tours, submarine tours, watersports, scuba diving
Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa, North Malé, Atoll 20195, Maldives (your last or first destination)

Travel is included in this offer - see below for details.

Details

Flights are included from London Heathrow to Dehli, returning from the Maldives.

A 7kg hand luggage and a 20kg hold luggage allowance per person is included, as well as internal flights and private transfers (shared in Maldives).

From London Heathrow, with Ethiad Airways and Air India:

  • Outbound from London Heathrow to Delhi, via Abu Dhabi:
  • Departing London Heathrow between 14.00 and 14.30, arriving into Abu Dhabi between 01.00 and 01.30 (the following day)
  • Departing Abu Dhabi, between 02.30 and 03.00, arriving into Delhi between 07.30 and 08.00

  • Internal flight from Delhi to Mumbai:
  • Departing Delhi between 08.00 and 17.00, arriving into Mumbai between 10.15 and 19.10

  • Inbound from Maldives to London Heathrow, via Abu Dhabi:
  • Departing Maldives between 18.10 and 20.30, arriving into Abu Dhabi between 21.30 and 23.45
  • Departing Abu Dhabi at 02.40, arriving into London Heathrow at 06.40 (the following day)

From London Heathrow, with Ethiad Airways and Air India:

  • Outbound from London Heathrow to Maldives, via Abu Dhabi:
  • Departing London Heathrow between 19.30 and 20.15, arriving into Abu Dhabi between 07.00 and 07.30 (the following day)
  • Departing Abu Dhabi, between 08.30 and 09.00, arriving into Maldives between 13.45 and 14.15

  • Internal flight from Mumbai to Delhi:
  • Departing Mumbai between 08.15 and 18.00, arriving into Dehli between 10.30 and 21.15

  • Inbound from Dehli to London Heathrow, via Abu Dhabi:
  • Departing Delhi between 08.30 and 09.00, arriving into Abu Dhabi between 11.30 and 12.00
  • Departing Abu Dhabi at 13.30 and 14.00, arriving into London Heathrow at 17.45 (the following day)

Please note that both your outbound and inbound flights are overnight, so please bear this in mind when planning the time you'll be away. The date you select as your check-in date will be the day you'll fly out from the UK, and you'll arrive in Maldives or Delhi the following day to commence your 17- or 19-night holiday. The check-out date will be the day that you'll board your inbound flight back to the UK. Since your inbound is also overnight, you'll be away for a total of 19 or 21 nights.

Within seven days of confirming your booking with us, you'll receive an email from our supplier, THG Holidays, with your final booking confirmation detailing the exact flight times confirmed for your specific reservation. The flight time will be within the time parameters and possible airlines detailed in this offer.

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