Be in Rann this December

Rann FestivalOn a full moon night, in a clear lit sky you can mistake it to be a calm sea. Such is the beauty of Rann of Kutch. One of the most unusual places to be… vivid, diverse, colourful and adventurous like no other. And it is the time to be there…

Gujarat Tourism has announced the dates for this year’s Kutch Festival – 14 December 2013 to 18 March 2014. One has to experience The Kutch at its colourful and exotic best during the Rann Utsav in Every December, Kutch, Gujarat, India. This annually organized festival offers an opportunity for visitors to attend Folk Dance, desert festival kutch, desert festival gujarat, desert festival india, Camel Safari, Live-in -Tents, Musical Moments, Visit the Centuries and many more activities.

To watch artisans at work, to shop directly from NGO’s craftspeople and village co-operatives, to see the great historical monuments in the state, and to visit places of the usual tourist trail.

For those interested in natural history, Kutch is the habitat of the endangered and Interesting wildlife species like the Indian wild ass. This district is widely reputed as a paradise for birdwatchers too. What more, Rann of Kutch is favorite also among the bikers as its topography is a huge challenge for the adventure seekers. You have to be there to feel it.


Fly ‘Jet’, Cruise ‘Royal’

Luxury at Sea
Luxury at Sea

With sailings from Singapore starting November 2013, the ‘Fly & Cruise’ vacation offer is comprehensive and valuable for the Indian travellers.  This holiday concept combines the most attractive airfares from Jet Airways and inclusive value from a leading cruise brand, Royal Caribbean International.

These packages are 3-night itineraries onboard Mariner of the Seas, sailing from Singapore to exotic destinations in Malaysia, with a choice of multiple sailings from November 2013 to February 2014. Available sail dates include 15, 22 and 29 November 2013 and 6, 13 and 20 December 2013; 20 January, 12 and 27 February in 2014 respectively. The packages include return air travel in economy, airport transfers, 3Nights/4Days accommodation onboard Mariner of the Seas, all meals onboardMariner of the Seas, access to par-excellence entertainment and various public amenities whilst onboard the cruise, travel insurance, as also allowing JetPrivilege members the opportunity to earn 5 JPMiles for every INR 100 spent.

Guests from Mumbai, Delhi and Chennai can avail the packages at INR 60,500, INR 54,000 and INR 64,500 respectively. Similarly, attractive packages are available to guests from Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Kolkata at INR 66,660, INR 66,900 and INR 66,955 respectively. The packages offer an exceptionally convenient, affordable and ideal getaway option this winter.

Pooling fun
Pooling fun

Mariner of the Seas is truly designed to enthrall guests with its on-board amenities, innovative features and world-class service. Mariner of the Seas will leave guests spoilt for choice with 15 decks replete with activities, including many first-at-sea innovations. With an array of amenities and features on-board including luxurious staterooms, Broadway-style entertainment and multi cuisine dining options at 8 world class dining venues, an ice skating rink, a full size sports court, 10 pools and whirlpools, a rock-climbing wall, a mini-golf course, multiple entertainment options including complimentary ice shows and theatre performances, Casino Royale®, VitalitySM Spa, award-winning Adventure Ocean® Youth Program, DreamWorks® experience, Barbie Premium Experience and much more – a cruise aboard Mariner of the Seas will prove to be a once in a lifetime experience.

Royal Caribbean International is an award-winning global cruise brand with a 40-year legacy of innovation and introducing industry firsts never-before-seen at sea. The cruise line features an expansive and unmatched array of features and amenities only found on Royal Caribbean including, jaw-dropping Broadway-style entertainment and industry-acclaimed programs that appeal to families and adventurous vacationers alike.