Day 01 :Depart the USA
Depart the USA for Dubai. Your flight includes meals, drinks, and in-flight entertainment for your journey
Day 02 :Arrive in Dubai
Arrive in Dubai and transfer to your hotel
DHOW CRUISE WITH DINNER & Overnight Hotel: Dubai
Day 03 :Dubai City Tour
After breakfast at the Hotel, proceed with the Old Dubai city tour The journey through the city center covers popular landmarks including the Dubai Museum, housed in the 18th century Al Fahidi Fort. The Museum features realistic displays with sound effects, depicting various scenes of years gone by. This provides a fascinating glimpse of the historical links of the city which started as a port for trading and pearl diving. Enroute we pass by the ancient beautifully restored house of Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum, built in a commanding position near the mouth of the Creek at Shindagha.
We then enjoy a ride across the dazzling Dubai Creek in an ‘Abra’ a traditional water taxi, watching the diverse, bustling activities on the waterfront before moving to the Deira side of Dubai. This is followed by a visit to the aromatic spice souq and the extensive gold souq where you can treat that ‘someone special’ to exquisite gold and diamond jewellery. With over 400 shops to choose from you are guaranteed a special deal!
Evening proceed with the Desert Safari; DUNE DINNER SAFARI - Desert Twilight
This safari gives you an opportunity to discover the desert within a few hours. Experience the sheer thrill of driving up and down golden yellow sand dunes in our comfortable 4 WD vehicles.
Drive over the high sand dunes before entering the campsite, which is set in a serene enclave and especially decorated to give it an authentic Arabian ambience. Here, we relax in the tranquility and silence of the desert, surrounded by majestic sand dunes which seem to glow in the light of the setting sun. A sumptuous Arabian style BBQ of various succulent fresh meats and salads will be served.
Enjoy the shisha (water pipe) and the belly dancer, the camel ride and Henna painting under the stars and you will spend an unforgettable evening in the desert.
All in all, you are assured of an evening you’ll always remember.
Overnight stay at Dubai
Day 04 :Travel to Abhu dhabi
After breakfast, check-out from the Hotel & leave to Abu Dhabi ABU DHABI CITY TOUR - Home of the Gazelle Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates, is situated on a small peninsula surrounded by a cluster of islands. The city was founded in 1761 by a Sheikh (chieftain) of the nomadic Bani Yas tribe.
Before entering the city of Abu Dhabi we drive past the stunning “Grand Mosque”, officially known as the Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Mosque. It’s the largest mosque in the UAE, clad in luxury marble and gold, it is designed to accommodate more than 40,000 worshippers.
Afterwards we drive through Saadiyat Islands, where we stop at the Manarat Al Saadiyat, literally meaning “a place that provides enlightenment” in Arabic. Since Larry Gagosian’s Art Exhibition is no longer taking place instead Manarat Management is planning to have the following new exhibitionsÂ by end October month + “Saadiyat Exhibition” which is taking place throughout.
Emirati Expressions Exhibition Arts Abu Dhabi Exhibition We drive in to “Emirates Palace”, an enchanting landmark that's a wonder to behold for all who venture through its magnificent gates. The world famous hotel boasts 302 Grand rooms and 92 magnificent suites, each combining the ultimate in luxury, with state of the art technology.
The tour covers a variety of interesting highlights. To begin with we visit the Heritage village which provides a glimpse into the traditional lifestyle of how life was, before oil was first found.
Group will be given some time to shop at Abu Dhabi Marina as well before proceeding to Yas Island.
Following this we drive through Yas island passing the world famous Yas Marina Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Race, and Ferrari World (No stop. Group can have a look only at a distance). Overall a wonderful encounter with a bustling metropolis, which still maintains the charms of a bygone era.
Buffet Dinner & overnight stay at Abu Dhabi
Day 05 :Travel to Fujeirah
After breakfast, check-out from the Hotel & leave to Fujeirah East Coast Tour
Enroute visit the Hatta Fort and there after pass by Fujairah for a photo stop of Fujirah fort and Bidya Mosque (the oldest mosque) . Dibba, Khorfakkan, Fujairah and Kalba conjure up a picture of ancient seaport towns, which are now modern resort cities on the coast of the Arabian Sea.
The circular drive to the East Coast passes through breathtaking scenery, as we take the winding route through the green oasis of Al Dhaid to the craggy, rocky range of the Al Hajjar Mountains, before descending down to the coast. The crystal seas are perfect for both swimming and diving. Enroute we pass by Masafi â€“ where the fresh water springs are located. The town of Dibba is interestingly divided into three parts belonging to Sharjah, Fujairah and Oman. We’ll also see the oldest mosque at Bidiyah.
At Sharm we’ll break for a light lunch(Own arrangements) at leisure and then proceed southward towards Fujairah, where you will find some of the most beautiful and unspoiled beaches of the Indian Ocean.
Also included is a visit to the Fujairah Museum, which boasts archaeological exhibits, discovered during numerous excavations, all over the emirate. The history period covered by the exhibits extend from the sixth millennium B.C. to the end of the Islamic rule and beyond.
Our visit will take us to the Fujairah fort and to the Citadel of Bitnah. At Masafi we will get a glimpse of the unhurried pace of rural life at a roadside market popularly known as the “Friday Market”.
Check-in for overnight stay at, Fujeirah.
Buffet Dinner & overnight stay at FujeirahÂ
Day 06 :After breakfast, day at leisure
Lunch own arrangements
Buffet Dinner & overnight stay at FujeirahÂ
Day 07 :Travel to Dubai
After breakfast, check-out from the Hotel & leave back to Dubai
Modern Dubai city Tour - Wonders of Dubai ..Upon arriving in Dubai proceed with Modern Dubai City Tour.
We start this exciting tour with a drive to the Palm Island, an artificially constructed island in Dubai. The shape of the island is of a palm tree, topped with a crescent, and has a large number of residential, leisure and entertainment centers. The Palm Island is located off the coast of The United Arab Emirates in the Persian Gulf and adds 520 kilometer of beaches to the city.
Onto the Atlantis the Palm, modeled after the Atlantis, Paradise Island resort in Nassau, Bahamas. Then we proceed to Burj Al Arab (outside only), the luxury hotel built on a man made island, where we will pause for photos. Your journey then continues to Mall of the Emirates, the ultimate leisure, entertainment and shopping resort which houses the world-renowned Ski Dubai.
Ski Dubai is the first indoor ski resort in the Middle East and offers an amazing snow setting to enjoy skiing, snowboarding and tobogganing, or just playing in the snow. Young or old, there is something for everyone, from the beginner to the snow sport enthusiast. Ski Dubai is a unique mountain-themed attraction that offers you the opportunity to enjoy real snow in Dubai all year round.
After we visit the Souk Al Bahar (‘market of the sailor’), an Arabesque shopping mall and entertainment destination located in the heart of the prestigious Downtown area, on the Old Town Island. Souk Al Bahar features over 100 shops in an eclectic retail mix that includes 22 restaurants, cafÃ©s and lounges framing the souk’s extensive waterfront promenade. The cultural theme flows throughout the mall, with boutique shops showcasing the Arabian heritage through a mix of authentic handicrafts, fashion wear, perfumes, carpets and furnishings.
Included is a visit to the Burj Khalifa tower, the tallest building the world. At over 800 metres (2625 feet) and more than 160 stories, Burj Khalifa holds the following records: Tallest building in the world, Tallest free-standing structure in the world, Highest number of stories in the world, Highest occupied floor in the world, Highest outdoor observation deck in the world, Elevator with the longest travel distance in the world, Tallest service elevator in the world.
Finally, a visit to the Dubai Fountains, set on the 30-acre Burj Khalifa Lake, the fountain shoots water jets as high as 500 ft (150 metres), equivalent to that of a 50-storey building. The fountain is 900 ft (275 metres) long and has five circles of varying sizes and two central arcs. It has been designed by California-based WET, the creators of the Fountains of Bellagio in Las Vegas.
The ‘Wonders of Dubai’ Tour definitely lives up to its name!
Day 08 :Depart for the USA
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight