Staff Reporter

Taj hotel group and SriLankan Airlines launch a special holiday combination

HYDERABAD: Sun, sand, sea and shopping that is duty free should be attractive combination for the discerning holiday traveller. If the fare package is good with hassle free travel assured, it is all the more better.

And if you are to be spoilt by enjoying the luxury of Taj chain of hotels and comfort of SriLankan Airlines, well... just pack the bags.

Taj hotel group and the airline have joined hands to launch a special combination of holidays in Kerala and Sri Lanka plus duty free shopping for the package to be booked from Hyderabad (Ph.No.2331 1495 / 2337 2427).

Packages start at Rs. 18,840 per person plus taxes for three nights and the itinerary is pretty flexible with the freedom to plan the stay either in Sri Lanka or Kerala, SriLankan Airlines sales manager for Andhra Pradesh, Asha Kumar and Taj Hotels, Resorts & Palaces sales manager, Vinod K.B., told presspersons on Tuesday. Ms. Asha Kumar accepted that the security scenario was a "matter of concern" but pointed out that no tourist was touched so far, moreover terrorism was endemic these days. In fact, there has been 18 per cent rise in the number of Indian tourists to Lanka, she said.