Mumbai & Kolkata – 2 Tests
Mon 19 Nov – Mon 10 Dec (22 days)
Experience two of the most iconic cities and cricket grounds in the world in Mumbai and Kolkata. In between, choose between a few days in Jaipur and Agra – home to arguably the most beautiful building in the world – the stunning Taj Mahal. Altenatively, take a few days of rest & relaxation on the backwaters of Kerala.
- Fully escorted
- 2nd Test, Mumbai
- 3rd Test, Kolkata
- Jaipur/Agra or Kerala
- ‘Cricket Forum’ Cocktail Party
- Guaranteed official match tickets at cost price
TOUR PRICES (per person)
|Tikka Massala tour (including Jaipur/Agra)||£4,170||£5,660|
|Tikka Massala tour (including Kerala)||£4,270||£5,840|
DAY 1Monday 19 November
Fly UK – IndiaChoose your UK departure point and airline. Fly direct from London Heathrow on Jet Airways, Virgin, BA or Air India. Depart on Emirates (via Dubai) from Heathrow, Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham, Newcastle or Glasgow. Supplement may be payable. Upgrades to Business Class available on application.
DAY 2Tuesday 20 November
Arrive in MumbaiTransfer to the 5 star Trident Hotel, Nariman Point for check-in. Remainder of the day is ‘at leisure’ to recover from the journey.
DAY 3Wednesday 21 November
MumbaiToday we take you on a tour of Mumbai, taking in majestic sights such as the Gateway of India, the Prince of Wales Museum, Victoria Terminus, the Hanging Gardens, Marine Drive and Chowpatty beach. Lunch is included. This evening we will host our ‘Welcome’ Cocktail Party. Canapés and drinks included.
DAY 4Thursday 22 NovemberThis morning we take a half day tour to cruise across the harbour to the UNESCO World Heritage listed Elephanta Caves which contain some of the most culturally important rock art in the world.
DAY 5-9Friday 23 November – Sunday 27 November
2nd Test, Mumbai: Wankhede StadiumLast time England played a Test match at Wankhede, Andrew Flintoff led to the team to the famous ‘Ring of Fire’ victory. Can England play it again? Mumbai is also the home of Sachin Tendulkar and it is an amazing atmosphere when he comes out to bat! Daily coach transfers included.
DAY 10Saturday 24 NovemberAfter returning from the cricket, we will host a private ‘Cricket’ cocktail party where you will have the opportunity to hear the opinions of, and meet and chat personally with, our cricket celebrity guest.
DAY 13Tuesday 27 NovemberThis evening we will host an end of test dinner, including 3 courses and drinks
DAY 14-18Wednesday 28 November – Sunday 2 DecemberBetween the Test matches, choose between Japiur/Agra or the Kerala backwaters, as follows: