The Modern Dubai
DAY 1 – Arrival at Dubai International Airport. Meet, greet and assist by the English-speaking representative outside the airport.
DAY 2 – Breakfast at the hotel. Morning is at Leisure. In the afternoon, you will take the Golden City - Dubai City Tour. Sample the historic sites and vibrant cosmopolitan life of Dubai on this comprehensive tour. The tour starts in the Jumeirah district with a photo-shop near the iconic sail-shaped Burj Al Arab hotel. Continue along Jumirah beach, the picturesque palace and residential area of Dubai, home to the impressive Jumeirah Mosque. Drive next to Al Bastakiya, the old part of Dubai, and reach Dubai Museum located in Al Fahidi Fort. Embark on an Abra (water taxi) to cross the Creek to the spice souk where the fragrances of the orient come together. Before you return, there is time to shop in the famous land mark of Dubai – the Gold Souk. Duration 4-5 hours (approx.) (B)
DAY 3 – Breakfast at the hotel. Morning is at leisure. In the afternoon, you will be on a Desert Safari, Entertainment & Dinner. (Seat in basis on a 06 passengers vehicle, shared with other guests booked for the day). This tour departs across the Arabian Desert with photo-stops during an exciting dune drive. Stop at a camel farm to learn about the “ships of the Desert” then watch a fascinating Falcon show and interact with the falconer. A spectacular sunset welcomes you at our traditional Arabian Campsite with “Gahwa” Arabic coffee and local dates. Experience a brief camel ride, try sand boarding and get a henna tattoo then relax with a Shisha water-pipe. Indulge your appetite with a Shawarma or Falafil sandwich, both popular local snacks before settling in to watch the evening’s live entertainment. Take a break and enjoy a delicious barbecue dinner. Later a tantalizing belly dance performed under the starlit sky brings the evening to a close. Duration: 5-6 hours (approx.) Overnight at the hotel. (B, D)
Day 4 – Breakfast at the hotel. The whole day is at leisure or you may take advantage by taking an Optional Tour.
At this time, it will give you opportunity to meet relatives stationed in Dubai or do some last minute shopping. (B)
Note: Extra day/s extension is possible but needs to be arranged in advance.
Day 5 – After breakfast, check out at the hotel. Transfer to Dubai International airport. Return to USA. (B
1. Entrance to Burj Khalifa at The Top 124th floor (no transfers included)
2. The Arabian Jewel – Day Tour To Abu Dhabi. Available only to those with extra night/s stay in Dubai.
Discover the highlights of UAE’s capital, Abu Dhabi on this tour. The first destination is Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the world. Continue to the Sheikh Zayed Center (Date Market on Saturdays) for a glimpse into the private life of H. H. the late Sheikh Zayed. Your next stop is the Heritage Village where you will take a step back in time to explore life in the Emirates before discovery of oil. Drive along the beautiful Corniche before passing through the cultural hub of Saadiya Island, home to the stuning Louvre Abu Dhabi Museum. At the nearby leisure and entertainment district of YasIlsand, you have time for a final photo-shop near the world’s first Ferrari World them park.
ITINERARY IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE
Meals other than specified in the program
Beverages and expenses of personal nature
Porterage at the hotel / airports
UAE Visa – USD109 (subject to change). American nationals (passport holders) will get visa on arrival without charges.
TERMS & CONDITIONS
Full payment is required to reserve space.
All prices are subject to change without prior notice.