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Pay for Singapore... Visit Australia for Free!
Pack even more excitement in your holidays, only with Cox & Kings!

29th, September 2010

Mumbai, 29 September 2010: Cox and Kings Ltd., the longest established travel company in the world since 1758 presents travellers with a chance to visit Perth in Australia for Free! All that one has to do is to book the Singapore Delight.

The 3-day / 2-night package tour includes a fantastic stay at the Marina Bay Sands Resort, Asia's newest and most spectacular entertainment destination. The holiday is extended by 2 days where one visits Perth, Australia. The Singapore Delight package is priced at 38,999 per person and is inclusive of return airfare, hotel accommodation, must-see sightseeing, meals as per the itinerary, TrawellTag with insurance. This offer is valid for 7 days only.

According to Karan Anand, head (relationships & supplier management), Cox & Kings Ltd, "The stay at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore is an extra special touch to your Singapore holiday. Adding Perth to this holiday is just our way of giving the best deals to our customers."

In Singapore, visit City Hall, Parliament House, the Tower-like Westin Stamford Hotel and Mount Faber. Enjoy yourself at Sentosa Island when you visit the Underwater World, Asia's most popular oceanarium and home to more than 2,500 marine animals. Delight yourself at the Dolphin Lagoon and get a rare opportunity to interact with the charming pink dolphins. Stroll down the 120-metre long mosaic walkway, the Merlion. Wrap up the evening with the 'Songs of the Sea' Show, which is a spectacular display of light and sound show.

In Perth, take in the breathtaking views of the City skyline and the Swan River. Enjoy the fantastic Botanic garden, walk among the treetops on the federation walkway, and visit the state war memorial, children's play areas, shops, gallery, cafes and restaurants.

You can extend your visit to Australia by visiting Sydney (3-days/2-nights); Gold Coast (3-days/2-nights) or/and Cairns (3-days/2-nights) at very attractive prices. Find out more, call 1800221235, 18002090400, 9867565599. You can also book online on

Cox & Kings Ltd.,(CKL), is the longest established travel company in the world since 1758 and in December 2009 successfully listed on the stock exchange in India. Its distinguished history began when it was appointed as general agents to the regiment of Foot Guards in India under the command of Lord Ligonier and handled the Royal Cavalry, Artillery and Infantry, Royal Wagon Train, the Household Brigade, the Royal Navy and the Royal Air Force came under its wings.

Today, it is a premium brand in all travel related services, employing over 1,400 professionals and headquartered in India.

The company is networked through a mix of branch sales offices, franchised sales shops, General Sales Agents (GSAs), and Preferred Sales Agents (PSAs). The company has 14 branch sales offices located in Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Kochi, Pune, Nagpur and Goa. The company has appointed 94 franchisees across 20 states covering 70 cities. The company's extensive network of 185 GSAs and PSAs covering all major towns and cities of India enhances its reach.

It has subsidiaries in UK, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, US, UAE and Singapore and operates from Moscow (Russia), Maldives and Tahiti through branch offices and Spain, Sweden, Germany, Italy, France, South America and South Africa through representative offices.

The company owns Tempo Holidays Australia, East India Travel Company in North America, ETN in the UK and Quoprro Global Services Pvt Ltd,(visa processing). In December 2009 it also acquired MyPlanet Australia Pty Ltd and Bentours International Pty Ltd in Australia.

The business can be broadly categorised as Leisure Travel, Corporate Travel, MICE, Trade Fairs, Visa Processing and foreign exchange.

Over the last two years the company has won many awards. In September 2010, Cox & Kings won the Best Outbound Tour Operator by the Sixth Hospitality India & Explore the World International Award 2010. In January 2010, it was awarded the Most Admired Tour Operator by SATTE. Cox & Kings has also been awarded First Runner up in the Best Large Tour Operator category awarded by the Telegraph Ultra Travel luxury survey UK 2010 and First Runner Up in the Favourite Tour Operator category awarded by Condé Nast Traveller Readers' Choice Awards (2010). In 2009, it won the Best Domestic Tour Operator, Most Innovative Travel Company and the Best Inbound Tour Operator award at the TAFI TravelBiz Monitor Awards. It won the Today's Traveller Platinum Award for the most innovative travel company and it also won the Economic Times Award for the Best Outbound Tour Operator in India. In 2008, Mr. Ajay Ajit Peter Kerkar, Global CEO, Cox & Kings was honoured with the WTM Global Award 2008 for his remarkable contribution to the travel and tourism industry by the World Travel Market (WTM).

CKL is one of the founding members of the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), and are members of premier industry associations namely the Travel Agents Federation of India (TAFI), the Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI), Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO), and the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA).

For further media details, contact:
Thomas C Thottathil, Head - Corporate Communications;
Praneeta D'Souza, Sr. Manager - Corporate Communications;
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