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Honeymoon in India 13 DAYS / 12 NIGHTS
(Tour Code: HIIPT)
EASY-PACED DEPARTS DAILY
DELUXE FROM NZ $
This tour of devotion is specially designed to transport you to a time of romance and with the grandeur of a dignified era, ensuring you enjoy not only a must-see and do of the region but also enough time to explore and enjoy your time along the way. Every destination has delights to inspire, Live like royalty staying at the Alsisar Mahal Palace and the splendid Umaid Lake Palace as well as a visit to one of the world’s most enduring symbols of love the Taj Mahal, spot Tigers in the wild and some of the Royal Palaces adding memories of a lifetime. Delhi Alsisar 2 Jaipur 2
history of Alsisar with its magnificent Havelis and cenotaphs. Remaining day free to enjoy the grandeur of the Palace.
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01: Arrive Delhi On arrival at the airport, meet your Tour Executive who will assist you to transfer to the hotel for two night in Delhi. B D Day 02: Delhi Mesmerise yourself in a splendid sightseeing tour of Delhi. Visit Qutub Minar, Jama Masjid, the Gandhi Memorial and the India Gate. Explore Chandni Chowk Bazaar by rickshaw and witness the legacy of the past in the many monuments left behind by the regents.
Day 03: Delhi – Alsisar Palace B D Travel to Alsisar, an 18th-century Caravan Trade route now known as an open art gallery. Here you will see a magnificent and breath-taking 17th century battle-hardened Alsisar Mahal. This will be a highlight of your tour. Stay two nights in this Palace hotel. B D Day 04: Alsisar Palace Enjoy a heritage walk to discover the
B D Day 05: Alsisar – Jaipur Travel to Jaipur, later visit a renowned jewellery shop to witness how precious stones are cut, as well as a textile factory producing unique block printing famous to this region. Evening free to relax and stay two nights. B D Day 06: Jaipur Full-day sightseeing tour with a visit to Amber Fort, Maharaja’s City Palace, the Observatory and a photo stop at the Hawa Mahal.
Day 07: Jaipur – Ranthambhore B D Travel to Ranthambhore National Park; one of the biggest and most renowned National Parks in Northern India. Evening free to relax or explore the village. Stay for two nights. Day 08: Ranthambhore B L D National Park Enjoy a morning and afternoon safari around the game reserve. Spot various species of animals, birds and reptiles and if lucky, see a Royal Bengal Tiger. Day 09: Ranthambhore – B Kalakho Travel to Kalakho, a small village
brimming with culture and history. Afternoon get a henna tattoo from the village ladies as the day is free to explore. Stay two nights at Ummaid Lake Palace. Day 10: Ummaid Lake Palace – B L D Kalakho Morning enjoy a farm-fresh breakfast and visit an authentic Rajasthani village by Juggad ride, the way locals do and to get an insight in real rural India. Afternoon is free to relax or enjoy participating in various activities organised by the palace. B D Day 11: Kalakho – Agra This morning we travel to Agra, home to India’s most famous landmark, the Taj Mahal. Afternoon free to relax or go for a walk in the local bazaar. Stay two nights in Agra. B D Day 12: Agra Early this morning we visit the Taj Mahal and after breakfast visit a marble inlay workshop followed by Agra Fort and Itmad-Ud-Daulah Tomb also known as Baby Taj. B Day 13: Agra – Delhi Departure After breakfast travel back to Delhi and the tour finishes by late afternoon with a direct transfer to Delhi airport.
What’s included: 12 Nights accommodation Assistance Travel, sightseeing and transfers by air-conditioned car with driver Meals as specified Monument entrance fees Private English-speaking local guide Heena art on two hands Rural experience with juggad ride 02 Shared wildlife safaris Jeep ride Bottled water while travelling and all current collectable taxes. *Package prices displayed are low season, per person, based on two people travelling together and sharing a base category room.
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Honeymoon Tour of Kerala
(Tour Code: HTOKPT)
EASY-PACED DEPARTS DAILY
DELUXE FROM NZ $
10 DAYS / 9 NIGHTS
Your honeymoon is a trip you need to get ‘just right. So we craft every honeymoon trip to your Wishlist to make it memorable. This introductory tour encompasses all the highlights of Kerala. Travelling first to the fascinating port city of Kochi, waking up to a misty morning in Munnar, then into the hills and spice growing areas in Thekkady. Journeying back towards the coast enjoy an unhurried overnight stay at the houseboat on the backwaters. Indulge in an authentic Ayurvedic massage session at Marari.
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Day 1: Arrive Cochin On arrival at the airport, meet your Tour Executive who will assist with the transfer to the hotel for two night stay in Cochin. B D Day 2: Cochin Cochin’s sightseeing includes Cochin Harbour terminus where the Chinese fishing nets present a wonderful sight; the local fish market, Mattancherry Dutch Palace; The Jewish Synagogue and St. Francis Church. Later visit the Hill Palace which was built in the 19th century. Later in the evening enjoy a Kathakali Dance Show at the theatre. B D Day 3: Cochin – Munnar Enjoy a beautiful drive to Munnar, famous for its scenic beauty,
marvellous waterfalls and Tea Plantations. Check into the hotel and then explore the local market for spices, a fresh cup of tea and local snacks. Stay two nights in Munnar. B D Day 4: Munnar Enjoy and explore tea plantations and learn how the tea is processed at the local factory. Overnight stay in Munnar. B D Day 05: Munnar – Thekkady After breakfast travel to Thekkady, evening enjoy a boat ride on the Periyar dam giving you a myriad of opportunities to observe wild animals grazing and drinking in the forest that fence the lake. Stay two nights in Thekkady.
Day 6: Thekkady Morning visit to a Spice Plantation to see and explore how different spice grows and the medicinal properties that each has as well as uses in cooking. Evening visit a local family for a cooking class followed by homecooked dinner. B
Day 7: Onboard Backwater B L D Cruise Morning travel to Alleppey, enjoy a cruise through canals and lakes to observe the daily life of locals residing on the banks. Your meals are freshly prepared with lots of fresh flavours and a minimum of frills. Overnight onboard houseboat. B D Day 8: Alleppey – Marari After breakfast disembark the houseboat and travel through the scenic Keralan countryside to the village of Mararikulam. Relax by the beachfront or explore the village to gain an insight into the life of locals. Stay two nights in Marari Beach resort. B D Day 9: Beach Resort Marari Day at leisure for your activity. Kerala is famous for Ayurveda massage 01 standard massage is included so book a time with the hotel and experience. B Day 10: Cochin Departure After a leisurely breakfast, the tour finishes with a direct transfer to Cochin airport.
What’s included: 08 nights accommodation 01 night onboard a private houseboat Travel, sightseeing and transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle with driver Meals as specified Cooking class with home cooked dinner English-speaking local guide Monument entrance fees 01 standard Ayurveda massage Kathakali dance show Boat ride at Periyar lake Tea and Spice plantation visit Bottled water while travelling and all current collectable taxes. *Package prices displayed are low season, per person, based on two people travelling together and sharing a base category room.
Honeymoon in the Philippines (Tour Code: HITPPT) 9 DAYS / 8 NIGHTS EASY-MODERATE
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This 9 days tour offers the perfect romantic getaway for couples. Choose to stay in luxury resorts, private islands to jungle hideaways in exotic locations. To make this tour interesting the destination we selected offers a wide range of restaurants, bars and beaches. churches to gleaming high-rise structures, quaint street stalls and modern shopping malls, historical landmarks to pulsating clubs and bars.
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Day 1: Arrival Manila On arrival at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, you will be met by Tour Executive who will assist with transfer and check-in at the hotel. Stay two nights in Manila. B L Day 2 Manila Old & New Manila City Tour Today you will enjoy a guided tour exploring old and the new Manila visiting from ancient Spanish
B Day 3: Manila – Bohol After breakfast transfer to board flight to Tagbilaran, the principal gateway and capital of Bohol. On arrival meet and transfer to the hotel. The rest of the day is free to relax or take a stroll in the local market. Stay three nights in Bohol. B L Day 4: Bohol Countryside Excursion After an early breakfast enjoy a guided tour of Bohol countryside, visiting the centuries old Baclaon church dating back to 1727, a man-made forest and the famous Chocolate Hills. Later proceed to Loboc one of the oldest town stablished in 1602. Enjoy cruising with onboard lunch as you sail, passing riverside villages, mangroves and nipa palm.
B L Day 5: Bohol Pamilacan Island Excursion (Whale & Dolphin Watch) An early start today as we explore the marine sanctuary of Pamilacan Island on a motorised outrigger boat. Several species of Dolphins and Whales are sighted near this island. At midday enjoy a picnic lunch, later free time to discover the former “Whale Hunters” community lives. B Day 6-8: Bohol - El Nido After breakfast transfer to board flight to El Nido. Assistance on arrival and transfer by boat to your island resort. Stay three nights in El Nido.
Day 9: El Nido Departure B After breakfast tour finishes with a direct transfer to El Nido airport to board a flight to Manila. On arrival transfer and board your onward flight home. Tour notes: Domestic Economy airfare included: NZ $625 pp Best Time to Travel: Nov – Jun
What’s included: 8 Night’s of deluxe accommodation Travel, transfer and sightseeing by private car and public ferry Assistance and transfers Meals as specified Local English-speaking tour guide Monument entrance fees Airfare: Manila – Tagbilaran – El Nido – Manila in economy class Sightseeing as specified Bottled water while travelling and all current collectable taxes. *Package prices displayed are low season, per person, based on two people travelling together and sharing a base category room.
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Honeymoon in Sri Lanka 13 DAYS / 12 NIGHTS
(Tour Code: HISLPT)
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We offer a fully tailor-made luxury service to create the perfect Sri Lanka honeymoon for you. Sri Lanka is an island full of character and beauty, a wonderful place for a romantic honeymoon. The kind of place for couples who enjoy more than a nice hotel on the beach, with a taste for adventure, wildlife, cuisine and culture. There are charming colonial towns, rolling hills blanketed by green tea plantations, ancient temples and thriving national parks, all surrounded by warm tropical seas skirted by miles of laid back sandy beaches and welcoming locals. B D Day 4: Dambulla – Kandy Today we travel to Kandy, enroute visit Matale Spice Plantation. Late afternoon explore the famous Royal Botanical Gardens of Peradeniya and stay two nights in Kandy.
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Day 1: Arrive Colombo On arrival at the airport, meet your Tour Executive at the arrival lounge who will assist with the transfer to the Negombo hotel. Stay overnight in Negombo. Day 2: Negombo – Dambulla B D Explore this fisherman village before travelling to Dambulla. Evening free to relax and enjoy the hospitality of the hotel. Stay two nights in Dambulla. Day 3: Excursion Sigiriya B D & Polonnaruwa Morning visit impressive 5th century Sigiriya rock fortress. Later visit the 11th and 12th centuries UNESCO World Heritage city of Polonnaruwa.
B D Day 5: Kandy Morning enjoy a city tour of Kandy and visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic of Buddha an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Later visit Gems Museum showcasing the finished jewellery and conclude your evening with a spectacular Kandy Cultural Show. B D Day 6: Kandy - Nuwara Eliya After breakfast, proceed to Nuwara Eliya. Visit a Tea plantation in the area and a Factory to observe the process of turning a raw green leaf into a finished product. Stay overnight.
from the peak of the mountain. On your way back walk through Ella town and the Nine-arch bridge area. Evening free to relax or explore local bars and pubs. B D Day 9: Ella – Yala Today travel to Yala, one of the most famous national park in the country. Afternoon enjoy a wildlife safari at the park to spot various wild animals, reptiles, birds and if lucky the elusive Leopards. Stay overnight. B D Day 10 & 11: Yala – Galle Morning travel to Galle and enjoy a guided walk-through of Galle’s historic 17C Dutch Fort a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This fascinating excursion will give you a memorable glimpse into life within Galle Fort – one of the best-preserved Colonial Forts in Asia. Say two nights at Galle.
B D Day 7: Nuwara Eliya – Ella Travel to Ella, well known small town famous for its scenic beauty and romantic settings for honeymooners. Remaining day free to relax and stay two nights in Ella.
B D Day 12: Galle – Colombo After breakfast, leave for Colombo and afternoon enjoy a city tour by a Tuk-Tuk as locals do. While on tour experience the life, history, beauty and heritage of the city. Stay overnight.
B D Day 8: Ella Today start early and climb the famous Little Adam’s Peak. If reached on time and lucky witness spectacular Sunrise
B Day 13: Colombo Departure After a leisurely breakfast tour finishes with a direct transfer to the Colombo Airport.
What’s included: 12 Nights accommodation
Sightseeing as specified Travel and transfers by a private air-conditioned car with an English chauffeur guide Meals as specified Entrance fees and monument charges Cultural dance show Jeep safari at Yala Visit spice plantation Tea tour Romantic candlelit dinner under the stars Opportunity to dress in traditional outfits for a photo opportunity Bottled water while travelling and all current collectable taxes. *Package prices displayed are low season, per person, based on two people travelling together and sharing a base category room.
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Honeymoon in Bali 7 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS EASY-MODERATE DEPARTURE DAILY
DELUXE FROM NZ $
Take a break from your daily routine with this honeymoon getaway package to Bali. Carefully selected resorts are featured to ensure indulging stay. Great activities and unique experiences are earned by joining a water-healing ceremony, cooking class and bar hopping in famous Canggu.
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styles led by a qualified, dedicated, and passionate team of teachers. Later head to an Indonesian kitchen to learn and participate in traditional Balinese cooking and enjoy a homecooked meal along with the dishes you have prepared.
B L Day 2: Ubud After breakfast explore the Balinese spirituality in the village of Sebatu and those who are interested can participate in a cultural ceremony to understand its century-old culture.
B Day 4: Ubud – Uluwatu After leisurely breakfast travel to Uluwatu, afternoon visit Jatiluwih Rice Terraces once a UNESCO Cultural Heritage Site, Alas Kedaton home of Bali’s cheekiest macaque monkeys and Mengwi the former Royal Temple, Pura Taman Ayung, built-in 1634 and arguably one of the most beautiful temples on the island. Stay three nights in Uluwatu.
B D Day 3: Ubud Today enjoy a Yoga class that caters to all levels and offers a variety of yoga
B Day 5: Uluwatu Today visit Tanah Lot Temple which has a stunning natural beauty and
Day 1: Arrival in Bali On arrival, meet your Tour Executive who will assist with the transfer to the hotel. Stay three nights in Ubud.
later dropoff at the Padang Padang Beach for your to explore and enjoy, made popular by the movie “Eat, Pray, Love,”. B Day 6: Uluwatu After breakfast day free to relax, late afternoon explore Pura Luhur, the illustrious temple built in the 11th century perched on the edge of rocky cliffs offering a stunning view of the Indian Ocean. Evening watches a performance of the sacred Kecak fire dancers. For dinner, we recommend Jimbaran Bay, a popular spot for people to enjoy seafood dinner on the beach. B Day 7: Uluwatu (Bali) Departure After breakfast tour is finished with the direct transfer to Bali airport to board your onward flight.
What’s included: 6 Nights accommodation Travel by private air-conditioned vehicle with driver Assistance and transfers Sightseeing as specified Meals as specified Private English-speaking guide, entrance fees Bottled water while travelling and all current collectable taxes. *Package prices displayed are low season, per person, based on two people travelling together and sharing a base category room.
Honeymoon & Anniversaries in Maldives A List of Our Contracted Resorts Deluxe 4* Resort 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.
Adaaran Club Rannalhi Adaaran Select Hudhuranfushi Adaaran Select Meedhupparu Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives Ellaidhoo Maldives By Cinnamon
Deluxe 5* Resort 1. Adaaran Prestige Vadoo 2. Heritance Aarah 3. Cinnamon Velifushi Maldives 4. Velassaru Maldives 5. Kurumba Maldives 6. Kandholhu Maldives 7. Dhigali Maldives 8. Baros Maldives 9. Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru 10. Angsana Ihuru 11. Angsana Velavaru
Premium 5* Luxury 1. 2. 3. 4.
Ayada Alila Kothaifaru Cora Cora Maldives Dhigurah
6. Cinnamon Hakuraa Huraa 7. Kuramathi Maldives 8. Meeru Island Resort & Spa 9. Kuredu Island Resort & Spa 10. Innahura Maldives Resort 11. Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa
12. Sandies Bathala Maldives 13. The Somerset Hotel (City Hotel) 14. Centara Ras Fushi 15. Sun Siyam Olhuveli 16. Oblu Nature Helengeli
12. Hurawalhi Isalnd Resort 13. Komandoo Maldives Island 14. Lux South Ari Atoll 15. Kagi Maldives 16. Diamonds Athuruga 17. Diamonds Thudufushi 18. Villa Nautica 19. Royal Island Resort & Spa 20. Villa Park (Formerly - Sun Island) 21. Malahini Kuda Bandos 22. Lilly Beach Resort 23. Hideaway Beach Resort
24. Centara Grand Island 25. Outrigger Maafushivaru Resort 26. Jw Marriott Resort & Spa 27. Amaya Kuda Rah 28. Oblu Select Sangeli 29. Varu By Atmosphere 30. Joy Island 31. You & Me Maldives 32. Siyam World Maldives 33. Sun Siyam Iru Veli 34. Ifuru Island
5. 6. 7. 8. 9.
10. Jawakara Islands 11. Kudadoo Maldives 12. Soneva Jani Maldives 13. Soneva Fushi Maldives
Residence Falhumaafushi Cocoon Maldives Signature Collection Villas Niyama Private Islands Amilla Resort and Residences
BOOKING TERMS AND CONDITIONS Rooms are subject to availability at the time of booking. To hold the room on a confirmed basis a deposit of $500 PP is required at the time of booking unless otherwise advised. Full Payment required 60 Days prior to departure unless otherwise requested. Package prices displayed are low season, per person, based on two people travelling together and sharing a base category room. A surcharge will apply for other seasons, festivals and blackout dates. For more details and up to date booking conditions visit https://totalholidayoptions.co.nz/home/booking