Jazz FM Destination Guide with Cox & Kings

Cox & Kings is a travel company with a history stretching back 260 years. Today, their passionate and knowledgeable team arrange the highest quality private tailor-made travel to fascinating destinations worldwide, as well as small group tours, including solo travellers tours and expert-led arts & culture holidays, so who better to partner the Jazz FM Destination Guide?

There’s no better way to experience adventure then with the world’s longest established travel company, and over the next month Jazz FM will provide some great destination ideas in partnership with Cox & Kings. Travel writer Jane Cornwell will be describing some spectacular Cox & Kings group tours all of which are featured within the tabs on this page. Trips include India, Indochina, Jordan and Peru.

Keep listening to Jazz FM to discover more about Cox & Kings, with more from Jane Cornwell and the Jazz FM Destination Guide, in partnership with Cox & Kings, or search Cox & Kings online.

India

Golden Triangle & Shimla

India makes a strong claim to be the most exciting and rewarding travel destination in the world. From the exhilarating pace of life in its colourful and vibrant cities to its exquisite temples and superb scenery, few visitors ever leave disappointed.

History and culture, iconic sights, delectable food and changing landscapes; from the Himalaya to crumbling desert forts, and from national parks towards the lush south – luxury holidays to India invariably feel like a visit to more than one country.

Experience a taste of India on this outstanding introductory tour of the country’s most celebrated sights. Exploring the Golden Triangle, this journey combines imperial Delhi with the legendary Taj Mahal at Agra and a 3-night stay in the princely city of Jaipur, culminating in the beautiful hills of Shimla.

The Cox & Kings signature experiences

  • Relax at a former maharaja's hunting lodge in Jaipur
  • Watch the sunset over the Taj Mahal from Mehtab Bagh gardens
  • Ride the toy train to Shimla
  • Small group size - average 18 people
  • Stay in 4- & 5-star accommodation

Save up to £80 when booked by 25th March 2018.

To view our full selection of group tours please click here.

If you would prefer a fully personalised experience, our experts can tailor-make exceptional private journeys. From cultural odysseys to family adventures, we create the experience around you. Please click here to view our destination guide.

Indochina

Vietnam & Cambodia in style

Vietnam is a diverse country featuring a wealth of wonderful sights, from the beautiful landscapes in Halong Bay and stepped rice paddies in the north to the historic colonial towns, glorious beaches and frenetic cities. The locals will welcome you with open arms and the remarkable cuisine remains some of the most delicious food you can experience in the Far East.

Cambodia is home to the temples of Angkor, the magnificent legacy of the Khmer empire that ruled over much of south-east Asia 1,000 years ago. The centrepiece is Angkor Wat, the world’s largest religious monument and one of the Far East’s must see sites.

Travel in style through Vietnam and Cambodia staying in some of the finest accommodation throughout. In Vietnam, discover both the cultural sights of the major cities as well as the natural beauty of Halong Bay and the Mekong delta. Finish in Cambodia among the ancient ruins of the Angkor temples.

The Cox & Kings signature experiences

  • Overnight Halong Bay cruise aboard the luxurious Paradise Prestige
  • Boat trips along the Mekong to see local life in the delta
  • Tour of the temples of Angkor with an expert guide, avoiding the crowds

To view our full selection of group tours please click here.

If you would prefer a fully personalised experience, our experts can tailor-make exceptional private journeys. From cultural odysseys to family adventures, we create the experience around you. Please click here to view our destination guide.

Jordan

Splendours of Jordan

Jordan is a kingdom steeped in history and culture, full of Roman cities, Crusader castles and biblical sites, but there are also some unmissable natural sites, from the beautiful nature reserves and Wadi Rum desert to the mineral-rich waters of the Dead Sea and the glittering Red Sea.

This tour picks out the best of Jordan’s magnificent cultural heritage and stunning landscapes. Visit the classical city of Jerash, the biblical site of Mount Nebo, and Petra, the rock-hewn city. The shifting sands of Wadi Rum and the curative waters of the Dead Sea complete your exploration.

The Cox & Kings signature experiences

  • Spend two full days exploring Petra & tour the remote ruins at Little Petra
  • 4x4 desert excursion over the dunes in Wadi Rum
  • Time at leisure to enjoy the mineral-rich waters of the Dead Sea

Save up to £200 when booked by 25th March 2018.

To view our full selection of group tours please click here.

If you would prefer a fully personalised experience, our experts can tailor-make exceptional private journeys. From cultural odysseys to family adventures, we create the experience around you. Please click here to view our destination guide.

Peru

Train to Machu Picchu

Peru offers a wealth of magnificent sights, from the stunning scenery of the Andes Mountains and Lake Titicaca to the colonial cities of Arequipa and Cuzco, and the fascinating and mysterious Nazca Lines.

Machu Picchu is perhaps the most breath taking archaeological site in the world. Yet Peru also offers a wealth of other magnificent ancient, colonial and scenic sights. This tour reveals Peru’s many wonders, including Cuzco and Arequipa, the Colca Canyon, Lake Titicaca and, of course, Machu Picchu.

The Cox & Kings signature experiences

  • Stay overnight at Machu Picchu
  • Visit the oldest private colonial mansion in Lima
  • Spot majestic condors in Colca Canyon
  • Scenic train journey across the altiplano & overnight aboard the luxury Belmond Andean Explorer
  • Small group size - average 16 people
  • Stay in 4- & 5-star accommodation

Save up to £200 when booked by 25th March 2018.

To view our full selection of group tours please click here.

If you would prefer a fully personalised experience, our experts can tailor-make exceptional private journeys. From cultural odysseys to family adventures, we create the experience around you. Please click here to view our destination guide.