EZ Press Release -- May 6, 2010 Cox and Kings (India) Ltd, one of the oldest and recognised holiday brands in the travel and tourism industry today, has announced the launch of 50 free holidays (25 couples) to Cyprus. Simply watch the advertisement on TV channels and send an SMS CNK to 57575, answer one simple question, give your name, age, name of the TV channel where you saw the ad and tell us why you would like to go on a holiday to Cyprus to win a free holiday to Cyprus. The offer is valid from December 14th to 27th 2009.
“Cyprus is a beautiful mix of coasts & beaches, museums, monuments and breathtaking sites. This campaign makes it possible for people to discover this untouched European destination with us for free”, says Karan Anand, Head—Relationships and Supplier Management, Cox and Kings.
Other exciting packages to Cyprus include:
1. Cyprus Delight, a 08-day/07-night tour of Limassol, Paphos, Larnaca & Troodos is inclusive of accommodation with buffet breakfast, airport transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary. The tour is priced at Rs.38,617 per person on twin sharing basis.
2. Limassol Getaway, a 05-day/04-night tour of Limassol is inclusive of accommodation, airport transportation, sightseeing and an English speaking guide. The tour is priced at Rs.25,404 per adult on twin sharing basis.
While the winners get a free holiday, also available to all participants is a discount of 20% on purchasing a Cyprus holiday package with Cox & Kings and a 10% discount on Duniya Dekho, FlexiHol and Bharat Dekho holiday packages.
For more details, contact 1800221235, 18002090400, 9867565599; SMS: CYPRUS to 5757513 or log on to www.coxandkings.com.
About Cox and Kings
Cox and Kings (India) Ltd. is one of the oldest and recognised holiday brands in the Travel and Tourism industry today, that caters to the overall travel needs of the Indian and International traveller. The brand of Cox and Kings has evolved over a period of 250 years. The company is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange and the National Stock Exchange in India.
Our business can be broadly categorised as Leisure Travel, Corporate Travel, Forex and Visa Processing. We also provide value added services viz., customising travel plans for our NRI customers, travel arrangements for Trade Fairs, providing private air charter services, etc. Besides, we offer travel related foreign exchange & payment solutions. In fact, we are one of the first travel companies in India to be granted a license as an Authorized Dealer - Category II under the new licensing regime.
Cox and Kings has won several awards and recognition. It has been ranked #1 Top Brands in India and # 152 amongst Top 1000 Brands in the Asia Pacific region, based on a survey conducted by research agency, TNS and co-funded by Media magazine across the markets of 10 countries in the Asia Pacific, namely Australia, China, India, Japan, Hong Kong, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan and Thailand.
Recently, it has won “Best Domestic Tour Operator” and “Best Visual Advertising Campaign” awarded by Galileo Express Travel World Awards (2008). Mr. Ajay Ajit Peter Kerkar, Global CEO, Cox and Kings has been honoured with the WTM Global Award 2008 for his remarkable contribution to the travel and tourism industry by the World Travel Market (WTM). Cox and Kings has been ranked amongst the Top 15 Tour Operators by Conde Nast Traveller’s Readers Travel Awards 2008. It won the Best Self Drive Brochure by Tourism New Zealand Asia Awards (2008).
In the past, Cox and Kings has won the CNBC Travel Award for “Most Preferred Travel Operator” in 2007 & the Abacus-TAFI awards for the Best Outbound Tour Operator as well as the Best Domestic Tour operator in 2007. Cox and Kings has also won the Government of India’s National Tourism Award for Conferences, for seven years & the National Tourism Award for the Best Domestic Operator for three years.
Cox and Kings’ registered office is situated in Mumbai, India with 255 points of presence covering 164 locations through a mix of branch sales offices, franchised sales shops, General Sales Agents (GSAs) and Preferred Sales Agents (PSAs).
We have 14 branch sales offices located in Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Kochi, Pune, Nagpur and Goa. Besides, Cox and Kings also operates through 56 franchised sales shops spread across India to have larger access to our customers. Further, we have an extensive network of 185 GSAs and PSAs covering all major towns and cities of India.
Cox and Kings has a global presence with its operations in 19 countries besides India through subsidiaries, branch offices and representative offices. We have subsidiaries in UK, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, US, UAE and Singapore and operates from Moscow (Russia), Maldives and Tahiti through our branch offices and Spain, Sweden, Germany, Italy, France, Taiwan, South America and South Africa through our representative offices. Further, we have presence in overseas markets through a network of GSAs and PSAs covering other countries enhancing our global presence.
For further details contact:
Thomas C Thottathil, Head - Corporate Communications;
Praneeta D’Souza, Manager - Corporate Communications;