Enter our competition and you could Win a 5 star trip for 2 to India or one of 3 Master classes with Chilli Chocolate Chefs. All you have to do is purchase a 5kg pack of Golden Delight Basmati Rice and dial *120*1086#. Enter your Name, Barcode, the Name of the Store you purchased from and your Till Slip Number. You and your partner could be the lucky ones jetting off to India.
WIN A 5 STAR TRIP FOR 2 TO INDIA
WIN ONE OF 3 MASTER CLASSES WITH CCC
WIN A 5 STAR TRIP FOR 2 TO INDIA VALUED AT R30 000
Return airfare from Durban with taxes
Share twin accommodation in selected 5-star hotels
Two nights in Delhi, One in Agra and Two in Jaipur
Transfers and sightseeing as per itinerary
*See terms and conditions
Entrance fees at all monuments approximately R1000 per person
Travel Insurance approximately R300 per person
Indian Visa Processing Fee of R100 per person
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Prize travel dates are subject to availability
The prize is not transferrable and non-refundable
Blackout dates are between 13 June and 13 July 2019
Passports must be valid for more than 9 months after your proposed return to South Africa
Prize Validity: Travel must be completed between 01 June and 31 August 2019
Prize Booking: Booking must be finalized between 15 May and 31 May 2019
Subject to Avoca Travels terms and conditions & Addendum apply https://avocaonline.co.za/booking-terms-and-conditions/
ITINERARY – LAND ARRANGEMENTS ONLY
DAY 01 ARRIVE DELHI [BY FLIGHT]
Arrive Delhi, our representative will be waiting for you outside the EXIT gate of arrival terminal, holding a placard. Met upon arrival and transfer to hotel. (Early check-in is subject to availability.)
Perhaps there is no other capital city in the world so steeped in history and legend as the Indian capital Delhi. It was the magnet, which drew the Mongols, Turks, Persians, Afghans, Mughals and the British, all of whom contributed to its glorious but turbulent past. The fascination with Delhi was such that even though it was abandoned many times, its rulers returned to it, again and again, rebuilding it at least seven times. Today, the twin cities of Old and New Delhi still intrigue Indians and tourists alike as the cultural and political capital of the largest democracy in the world.
Rest of the day at your leisure. (Transport services are not included)
Overnight at the hotel.
DAY 02 IN DELHI
Breakfast at the hotel.
Morning proceeds for half day combined city tour of Old & New Delhi. The tour will begin with a visit to Raj Ghat, a simple memorial to Mahatma Gandhi; drive past the Red Fort continuing to the Jama Masjid, one of Asia’s largest mosques. The magnificent Red Fort, overlooking the river Jamuna was built during the years 1638 – 48 when the Mughal Empire was at its peak. The tour continues to Jama Masjid, one of Asia’s largest mosques and which is viewed from the outside. People stream in and out of the mosque continuously and the presence of a nearby bazaar means that the area is rarely quiet.
The tour to Imperial Delhi will include a visit to the Qutub Minar, which is the tallest stone tower in India. The Qutub Minar was started in 1199 AD by Qutub-ud-Din Aibak and completed by the sultan’s successor and son-in-law, Iltutmish. The building is 72.5 m high and has 379 steps from the bottom to the top. The Minar is tapering with the diameter of the base is 14.3 m while at the top floor it is2.7 m. The Qutub Minar is still the highest stone tower. The tour also includes a drive past the imposing India Gate, the Parliament building and the Rashtrapati Bhawan, the President’s residence.
Rest of the day at leisure / free for independent activities. [Transport services are not included]
Overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 03 DELHI / AGRA [BY SURFACE – 204 KM & 3 HRS.]
Breakfast at the hotel.
Later drive to Agra by the surface. Arrive Agra and check in at the hotel.
Agra is one of the most famous tourist spots in the country. The city, situated on the west bank of river the Yamuna, is known world over as home to a wonder of the world, Taj Mahal.
Afternoon visit Taj Mahal & Agra Fort – The Taj Mahal is everything that has been said about it and more. Taking 22 years and 20,000 men to build, the white marble was quarried 200 miles away and was transported to the site by a fleet of 1000 elephants. Built by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan as an expression of his love for his wife Mumtaz Mahal, in the mid 17th century, the Taj Mahal is truly one of the wonders of the world. Though the Taj appears to be amazingly perfect from almost any angle, it is the close-up marble inlay work, which is really astounding. You will have ample time to view and be mesmerized by this outstanding piece of architecture. (Note: Taj Mahal is closed on Fridays for public visit.)
Also visit Agra Fort, an outstanding example of Mughal architecture. Agra Fort – the seat and the stronghold of the Mughal Empire under successive generations. This was the seat of Mughal rule and administration and the present structure owes its origins to Akbar who erected the walls and gates and the first buildings on the eastern banks of Yamuna River. Shah Jehan added the impressive quarters nd the mosque while Aurangzeb added the outer ramparts. Visit its Hall of Public Audience and its Royal Pavilions.
Rest of the day at leisure to explore the city. The vehicle will be at your disposal within city limit.
Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 04 AGRA / JAIPUR [BY SURFACE – 235 KMS/ 05HRS]
After breakfast, leave for Jaipur by surface at 0800 Hrs.
Visit Fatehpur Sikri en route Jaipur. Fatehpur Sikri, the deserted red sandstone city, built by the Great Mughal Emperor Akbar as his capital and palace in the late 16th century. It was abandoned soon after it was built when the local wells went dry and it remains today in much the same condition that it was over 300 years ago. It is complete with palaces and mosques and used to be a town larger than London when it was originally constructed. Now it is an extraordinary place to wander around with its buildings in near perfect condition.
After your visit, continue your drive to Jaipur and check-in at hotel.
Rest day at your leisure to explore the Pink City. [Transport services are not included]
Jaipur’s past is never too far from hand. The city of victory, Jaipur presides over the fascinating desert state and its people: surrounded by rugged hills, each crowned by a formidable fort; and beautiful palaces, mansions and gardens dotted throughout its precincts. The palaces and forts of yesteryear that were witness to royal processions and splendour are now living monuments, accepted quite naturally into the lifestyles of the people of the “pink city”. Except for the busy traffic of bicycles, cars and buses, little seems to have changed. There is a timeless quality to Jaipur’s bazaars and its people. With its historical past, Jaipur revives legends of the ancient Rajputs. The dresses of the women and the turbans of the men add colour to this fascinating city.
Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 05 IN JAIPUR
Breakfast at the hotel.
Morning proceed to visit the ancient capital of Amber to see the fabulous Amber Fort. Maharaja Mansingh, Mughal Emperor Akbar’s most successful General, started the construction of Amber Fort in the 17th century.
An elephant/jeep will spare you the trouble of reaching up to the fortress. Once on top, stroll through the sprawling complex of courtyards and halls. Many of the rooms have delightful wall paintings, with precious stones and mirrors inlaid in the walls. Most fascinating, perhaps, is the Sheesh Mahal (hall of mirrors) where a single lamplight is reflected in the many mirrors, lighting up the room.
En-route to Amber you will stop and see the `Palace of Winds’, otherwise known as Hawa Mahal. It is really an elaborate facade behind which the ladies of the court used to watch the daily goings on in the street below. It is extremely intricate in its pink sandstone carving. The cool wind blows through its facade of windows and latticed screens through which the queens of the court once viewed the streets of the city.
Continue for sightseeing tour of Jaipur city visit the city of Jaipur. Among the highlights to be seen while touring Jaipur include the City Palace, which is an overwhelming complex of exquisite palaces, gardens and courtyards, decorative art and carved doorways. The palace museum houses collections of rare manuscripts, armoury, costumes, carpets and miniature paintings. Walk to the adjacent Jantar Mantar or Astronomical Observatory made by the Maharaja of Jaipur, built in 1726 and is one of the five such astronomical wonders built by Sawai Jai Singh and makes accurate predictions even to this day. You will also have the opportunity to wander about the local markets.
The vehicle will be at your disposal within city limit. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 06 JAIPUR /DEPARTURE
In time you will be met by our representative and transfer to international airport to board flight for onward destination. (late check out is subject to availability.
END OF OUR SERVICES
CHECK-IN TIME IS 1400 HRS & CHECK-OUT TIME IS 1200 NOON AT ALL THE HOTELS
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TERMS & CONDITIONS
Competition commences on 25th January 2019 and closes 30 April 2019.
Open to South African residents only.
By participating in the competition, each entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of Goldkeys International, which are final and binding. In order to enter, a consumer has to purchase 1 x 5kg Golden Delight Basmati Rice, dial *120*1086#, enter their Name, Barcode of the product, Till slip number and the Store they purchased from.
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Only valid entries will be considered
Multiple entries are allowed as long as the entries are valid
Winners will be drawn 15 May 2019 and will be notified telephonically
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Entrants must be at least 18 years of age and in possession of valid passports and travel documents
Winners will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received by the closing date
The prize must be taken, and travel completed, as per the dates of the prize. Block out dates and restrictions may apply. Dates will be set and communicated upon notification.
Prizes are not transferable, and no substitutions or cash equivalents are permitted. Travel dates may be subject to blackout periods and other restrictions. If the prize is not claimed within the specified time limit the prize will be forfeited. Entrants waive the right to claim as a cost of winning any prize, any and all costs or expenses associated with redemption or travel to redeem.
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The GOLDEN DELIGHT BASMATI RICE – WIN A TRIP FOR 2 TO INDIA promotion winner will be drawn who shall be entitled to a prize as described. Both tickets must be used on the same flights and dates, departure TBA.
Winner and guest must depart from the same airport and return to that airport. By accepting the prize, the winner agrees to abide by these terms and conditions.
This offer is subject to availability and does not represent an entitlement to book to travel on a specific route on a specific date. Once tickets are issued, they are non-endorsable, non-transferable and non-refundable. As with all tickets, arrangements are subject to availability and space is capacity controlled.
Winner will be responsible for supplying valid passports. It is strongly recommended that travellers take out adequate travel insurance.
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Runner up Winners of the Master Classes will be announced every month from February – April.
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