Day 1 Departure & Arrive in Dubai
Day 2 Dubai City
Day 3 Dessert Safari
Day 4 Dubai - Abu Dhabi - Dubai
Day 5 Dubai - Sharjah - Dubai Tour
Day 6 Dubai - Home
Day 1 Arrival
Upon Arrival, take the rest of the day to relax and acclimate to the adrenaline-charged tempo of this city and your new time zone.
Day 2 Dubai City (Breakfast, Lunch)
Breakfast at Hotel, enjoy your free leisure morning. After Lunch, embrace in the historic sites and vibrant cosmopolitan life of Dubai on this comprehensive tour. The tour begins with Al Bastakiya, the old part of Dubai. Board on the Abra (water taxi) to cross the creek to the spice souk. You will have a good opportunity to explore and have time to shop in the most famous landmark of Dubai – the Gold Souk. Experience the new Dubai where the vision is larger than life. Driving down Sheikh Zayed Road admire the glittering high rises in route to Jumeirah area. You can choose to Climb the Burj Khalifa (USD$85/person), the tallest structure and building in the world, to have a panoramic view of Dubai. Here you have time to admire the Dubai Fountain, a spectacle of lights and sound and one of the world’s largest performing fountains before you return to your hotel.
Day 3 Dessert Safari (Breakfast)
Take a leisurely stroll along Dubai's vast coastline this morning or head to the colossal Dubai Mall for shopping and perhaps indoor skiing on the vast slopes.
Then join the thrilling Optional Desert Safari (USD$75/person) this afternoon. Board on a 4X4 vehicle in Dubai and head out towards the highest sand dunes of the surreal surrounding desert. Feel the thrill of "dune bashing" as you spiral up and down the enormous golden dunes. Stop to watch the beautiful sunset before reaching the Bedouin Campsite. You'll be welcomed with traditional Arabic coffee and might have the opportunity to ride a camel. Then, enjoy a specially prepared Barbeque Dinner, prepared on an open fire. Later, a captivating belly dancer will enchant you with her swirling dances under the starlit sky before returning to Dubai.
Day 4 Dubai - Abu Dhabi – Dubai (Breakfast, Lunch)
After breakfast at hotel, discover the highlights of Abu Dhabi, capital of the Emirates, known as the Arabian Jewel. The tour starts with the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the world.
Dress Code: Loose long pants or long skirts & long sleeves. No shorts for men, no tight & transparent clothing. Women must cover their head with a scarf.
Then head to Yas Island, one of two newly developed destinations, it provides photo opportunities of the vibrant Yas Viceroy Hotel built on the Yas Marina F1 circuit. Then we will have a panoramic drive along the beautiful corniche with a photo stop of Emirates Palace Hotel. In the evening, you can choose to join our optional Evening Marina Dhow cruise with Dinner (USD$85/ person) for a fabulous relaxing traditional Arabian dhow, a journey with a view of the fascinating skyline and scenery of New Dubai, enjoy a sumptuous feast of International cuisine while gently gliding past the canal city along the Persian Gulf shoreline. (Note: Based on the available time only we may go to the hotel before proceeding for Marina dhow cruise.)
Day 5 Dubai - Sharjah - Dubai Tour (Breakfast)
After breakfast, we will head to Sharjah, cultural center of the Emirates, known for its major museums, distinctive landmarks and elegant mosques. Visit the Islamic Museum, housing over 5000 artifacts from all over the Islamic World and the Heritage Museum depicting Sharjah's rich and diverse heritage. Then, it is time to indulge in the unique covered souk and bargain to your heart's content for jewelry, handicrafts, and carpets before returning to Dubai.
Day 6 Dubai – Home
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight home.
Or if you have evening flight, you may continue your tour to the impressive Jumeirah Mosque. Then stop for a photo-stop at the iconic landmark of Dubai, Burj Al Arab Hotel. Visit Souk Madinat Jumeirah, a beautiful recreation of an Arabian style market place. Drive continues to Palm Jumeirah, a fully reclaimed, palm shaped island that is home to the magnificent Atlantis, The Palm. Our final stop will be at the base of what is currently the world’s tallest building. (USD$50/person) Transfer to airport for your late evening flight.
|Departure Dates||All price listed are in USD, per person, based on double occupancy.|