Rediscover the Spice Route with Taj Holidays!
South India, a coveted source of exotic spices since ancient times, has welcomed travellers and traders for over 2000 years. And over the centuries - reflective of local geography, culture, climate and influences conveyed through trade and conquest-myriad culinary traditions have emerged in the region.
In a quest to bring you the quintessential cuisines and dining experiences of South India, Taj Holidays, presents 'Rediscover the Spice Route', a unique journey into the rich culinary traditions of Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. This culinary journey will take you on a delectable trail peppered with a choice of authentic cuisines, enjoyable dining experiences and fascinating locales.
From authentic uttapams (savoury pancakes) to mouth-watering rasam(tamarind, pepper or tomato infused soup), from aromatic Hyderabadi biryani(aromatic rice cooked with meat) to Chettinad chicken (spicy aromatic chicken), and from the earthy cuisine of the proud Kodavas to Mangalore's famed coastal cuisine, each dining experience will be a treat for the senses.
As you savour street food; palace and community feasts; enjoy plantation walks; visit colourful spice bazaars; take scenic boat rides and drives by the coast; dine by the beach and at legendary Taj restaurants, and attend special cooking demonstrations of traditional delicacies, the spice route trail will leave you deeply enriched.
The stops along the culinary journey include:
- Kerala - Vivanta by Taj Malabar, Cochin; Vivanta by Taj - Kumarakom; Vivanta by Taj - Kovalam
- Tamil Nadu - Vivanta by Taj - Connemara and Taj Coromandel, Chennai; Vivanta by Taj - Fisherman's Cove, Chennai; The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai, Madurai
- Karnataka - Taj West End, Vivanta by Taj - M G Road and Gateway Hotel on Residency Road, Bangalore; The Gateway Hotel K M Road Chikmagalur
- Andhra Pradesh - Taj Krishna and Taj Banjara, Hyderabad
'Rediscover the Spice Route', an incredible culinary journey, awaits you at the Taj hotels in South India. We look forward to hosting you.
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