Your India's Golden Triangle & the Spice Route Package

India's Golden Triangle & the Spice Route

Celebrity Cruises


  20 Nights


  Celebrity Cruises


Embark on a captivating journey through India's magnificent Palaces and Monuments, delving deep into its rich heritage and exploring awe-inspiring UNESCO World Heritage sites, including the renowned Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. Witness the grandeur of Mughal opulence and British sophistication in the dazzling forts, palaces, and monuments of Delhi.

The Taj Mahal, the epitome of eternal love, stands as the pinnacle of this journey. Marvel at this iconic monument in all its glory, alongside a visit to the majestic Agra Fort and the vibrant local markets that showcase the essence of Indian culture.

Immerse yourself in the Pink City of Jaipur, where the architectural legacy of the Jaipur merchants awaits your exploration. Discover the exquisite palaces, stunning forts, and bustling markets, which offer a glimpse into the opulence and rich history of this vibrant city.

To truly appreciate the wonders of nature, enjoy a rickshaw ride through the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. Witness the breathtaking beauty of the sanctuary's diverse avian species, as nature unfolds in all its splendor.

This journey through India's Palaces and Monuments promises to be a captivating experience, where you'll witness architectural marvels, immerse yourself in local cultures, and connect with the rich heritage that defines this incredible country. Don't miss the opportunity to embrace the magic and beauty that awaits you.

Your Fly, Tour & Cruise Package Includes:

  • $1700 flight credit per person
  • 7 night India Golden Triangle guided tour with Tweet Travel, Delhi return
  • Includes 4-star accommodation, 13 meals, comprehensive sightseeing, airport transfers plus more
  • 1 night 4-star accommodation in Mumbai with breakfast
  • 12 night Spice Route cruise onboard Celebrity Millennium, Mumbai to Singapore
  • All onboard meals in complimentary dining venues & selected non-alcoholic beverages
  • A wide range of onboard activities & entertainment
  • Select private transfers in Mumbai & Singapore

Pricing is per person twin share and based on travel 03-23 December 2023

Solo traveller pricing available. Please speak to one of our travel consultants for more details

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrive Delhi

Arrive Delhi International Airport by evening flight. Meet and assistance on arrival and transfer to hotel.

Delhi, The capital of Republic of India, Delhi is a bustling metropolis and a city of almost 17 million inhabitants. Delhi is a near perfect blend of the ancient and the modern and is seamlessly divided into two parts - Old & New Delhi. Old Delhi is part of the city that was designed by the Mughals and New Delhi was designed majorly during English rule and also known as “Lyutens” Delhi.

Arrive and check in at the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure and free for independent activities.

Day 2: Delhi

After breakfast proceed for the visit of Old Delhi – visit the resplendent “mosque of Friday” - Jama Masjid. Jama Masjid is the largest mosque in India and is one of the last architectural works of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan - whose best work is the Taj Mahal. The spacious courtyard of the Jama Masjid holds thousands of faithful devotees.

After visit of Jama Masjid Walk through the colorful shopping bazaar known as Chandni Chowk ("Moonlit Street"). Drive past the Red Fort - a majestic Fort and an erstwhile seat of power - which encapsulates a long period of Indian history and its arts. Also visit Raj Ghat, the cremation site of Father of Nation, Mahatma Gandhi.

Lunch during sightseeing.

In the afternoon visit Humayun tomb, Qutub Minar - the pride of Delhi. The Construction of this tall minaret was commenced by Muslim ruler, Qutb-ud-din Aibak in 1192 and completed by Iltutmish. The soaring conical tower is an exquisite example of Indo-Islamic Afghan architecture.

After visit proceed for tour of “Lyutens” Delhi - named after the leading British architect Sir Edwin Landseer Lyutens. Drive past some of magnificent monuments designed by him such as India Gate and Viceroy's House - now known as the Rashtrapati Bhavan (President Palace).

Day 3: Delhi - Jaipur

After breakfast, you will be driving on to Jaipur (265 kilometer/ 6 hour's drive)

Jaipur or The City of Victory was founded by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II in 1727. It is the only city in the world symbolizing the nine divisions of the Universe through nine rectangular sectors sub-dividing it. The architect who formalized the city’s plans on the Shilpa Shastra, the epic Hindu treatise on architecture, mixed it with the sublimity of the Mughal and Jain influences of those times. The city was painted pink in 1853 in honour of the visit by Prince Albert.

On arrival at Jaipur, check-in at hotel. Rest of the day at leisure and free for independent activities.

Day 4: Jaipur

After breakfast proceed for excursion to Amber Fort, the former seat of the Rajput rulers of Jaipur. En-route you will stop at the Palace of Winds (HAWA MAHAL) for a photo opportunity. Continue your drive to Amber fort.

Amber Fort, set in picturesque and rugged hills is a fascinating blend of Hindu and Mughal architecture. Constructed by Raja Man Singh I in 1592 and completed by Mirja Raja Jai Singh the fort was made in red sand stone and white marble. The rugged forbidding exterior belies an inner paradise with a beautiful fusion of art and architecture. The interior wall of the palace depicts expressive painting scenes with carvings, precious stones and mirror settings. Holding a history as old as seven centuries, this place vibrates with its legendary past.

In the afternoon proceed for sightseeing tour of city visiting City Palace, a beautiful palace complex full of treasures now housed in the museum area.

City Palace is a delightful blend of Mughal and traditional Rajasthani architecture. It houses the Chandra Mahal, Shri Govind Dev Temple and the City Palace Museum. Also visit Jantar Mantar or Royal Astronomical Observatory. This observatory is a collection of architectural astronomical instruments, built by Maharaja (King) Jai Singh II at his then new capital of Jaipur between 1727 and 1734. Each instrument has a specific purpose and gives an accurate reading.

Day 5: Jaipur – Bharatpur

After buffet breakfast at the hotel, we will travel to Bharatpur (200 Kilometer/ Approx. 4-5 hour's drive) Arrive and check in the hotel. Later on proceed to visit the Bharatpur Bird sanctuary- Keoladeo National Park.

Keoladeo, the name derives from an ancient Hindu temple, devoted to Lord Shiva, which stands at the centre of the park. 'Ghana' means dense, referring to the thick forest, which used to cover the area. Nesting indigenous water- birds as well as migratory water birds and waterside birds, this sanctuary is also inhabited by Sambar, Chital, Nilgai and Boar.

After visiting the park, return to your hotel and spend leisure time at the hotel.

Day 6: Bharatpur – Agra

After leisurely, breakfast at the hotel, you will travel to Agra.  Enroute. We will visit Fatehpur Sikri

Fatehpur Sikri, built during the second half of the 16th century by the Mughal Emperor Akbar, Fatehpur Sikri (the City of Victory) was the capital of the Mughal Empire for only some 10 years. Fatehpur Sikri bears exceptional testimony to the Mughal civilization at the end of the 16th century. It offers a unique example of Architectural ensembles of very high quality constructed between 1571 and 1585. Its form and layout strongly influenced the evolution of Indian town planning, notably at Shahjahanabad (Old Delhi).

After visiting Fatehpur Sikri, continue your drive to Agra. Arrive and check in at the hotel. Later, proceed for guided sightseeing tour of Agra City covering Agra Fort.

Agra Fort, was where the ageing Emperor Shah Jahan, imprisoned by his son, watched from a distance the fulfilment of his life’s dream - the building of the Taj Mahal in memory of his beloved wife. The fort is really a city within a city, which embraces the Moti Masjid, the Diwan-i-Am or the Hall of Public Audiences, the Diwan-i-Khas or the Hall of Private Audiences, the Octagonal Tower, Jehangir’s Palace and many more monuments.

Day 7: Agra – Delhi

Early in the morning, proceed to visit The Taj Mahal (closed on Friday), perfect in its symmetry, is a monument to the love of Emperor Shah Jahan for his wife Mumtaz Mahal.

The construction of the Taj Mahal started in 1631. It took 20,000 artisans 22 years to complete this poignant mausoleum that blends subtlety with grandeur, and a massive overall design with immaculately intricate execution. On the inner walls, jewel-like stones create beautiful designs in white marble. The Mughals perfected the art of embedding semi-precious stones into marble and the Taj is the finest example of this; it is a special process called pietra dura.

After experiencing an unforgettable moment of Taj Mahal, return to your hotel for breakfast. Later drive on to Delhi (approx. 203 kilometer / 5 hours hour's drive)

Upon arrival check in at the hotel.

Day 8: Delhi Departure

Breakfast at the hotel. Later, in time transfer to the airport to board the flight for onward destinations. End of service.

Cruise Itinerary:





11 Dec 23

Mumbai (Bombay), India


5.00 pm

12 Dec 23

Goa (Mormugao), India

9.00 am

5.30 pm

13 Dec 23

At Sea



14 Dec 23

Colombo, Sri Lanka

10.45 am


15 Dec 23

Colombo, Sri Lanka


9.00 pm

16 Dec 23

Hambantota, Sri Lanka

7.00 am

5.00 pm

17 Dec 23

At Sea



18 Dec 23

At Sea



19 Dec 23

Phuket, Thailand

8.00 am

6.00 pm

20 Dec 23

Penang, Malaysia

8.30 am

6.40 pm

21 Dec 23

Port Klang, Malaysia

9.00 am

9.00 pm

22 Dec 23

At Sea



23 Dec 23


6.00 am



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Prices listed are per person in Australian Dollars, based on twin occupancy, including all discounts unless otherwise stated. The offer is subject to availability at time of booking and shown on the lowest inside category available at the time.  Fares are capacity controlled and are subject to change at any time without notice. Prices/Offers are correct as at 30 June 2023 and can be withdrawn without notice. Cabin categories include prepaid government fees and port taxes unless otherwise stated.  Hotels may charge resort fees not included in this package, payable direct upon check in. Visas are not included.  Air credit is applicable on airline of choice, subject to availability and subject to the carriers’ flight schedules and conditions. Payments made by credit card will incur a surcharge.  Non-refundable Deposit for Booking: $500 per person