8 Nights Classic Dubai & Abu Dhabi
Day 01 Depart New York
Board emirates Airlines flight from New York to Dubai
Day 02 Arrival Dubai
Meeting and assistance on arrival and transfer to hotel. On arrival check-in at hotel
Overnight at hotel
Day 03 Dubai - Breakfast & Dinner Included
Morning half day Dubai City tour on private basis
09:30 HRS: Proceed for half day city tour of Dubai.
City tour of Dubai starts from Bur Dubai creek side, a fascinating historical excursion. Driving past modern palaces we stop at Jumeirah Mosque for a photo opportunity. Our route takes us from Burj Al Arab; Dubai's landmark hotel, Driving past modern buildings by the Sheikh Zayed Road including Jumeirah Emirates Towers, driving past Burj Khalifa, also passing the magnificent Zabeel Palace on the way. Further on, we visit the Al Fahidi Fort, a 200 year-old structure that houses the Dubai Museum, Textile Market, Bastakia Wind Palace & Dubai Creek. Later take a ride in a traditional wooden boat to the last destination being - the Gold and Spice Souks which is highlight of the city tour
Evening Dhow Cruise Buffet Dinner at Dubai Creek
Your cruise aboard one of these traditional wooden vessels offers an intriguingly different view of this amazing city a portrait of the true character of Dubai, the intertwining of traditional and modern. You will see old wooden dhows and luxury yachts, spectacular modern architecture, like the National Bank of Dubai and the Chamber of Commerce & Industry buildings, whilst Sheikh Saeed's House, the birthplace of Sheikh Rashid and the Heritage Village are reminiscent of days gone by. With dinner, and fragrant Arabic coffee is included - this tour reflects a delicious taste of true Arabian hospitality. Later transfer back to your hotel.
Day 04 Dubai - Breakfast & Dinner Included
Morning at Leisure.
After sightseeing tour you will transferred to hotel.
15:30 HRS: You will meet at the Hotel Lobby to be collected in 4x4 vehicles for desert safari.
This afternoon we head out to the desert of a Desert Safari Extravaganza!!
We proceed to the high dunes to do ‘dune bashing'. For the adventurous drive the driver takes you on a roller coaster ride dune after dune before giving you a short break at a camel farm to see the ‘ship of the desert'.
Wait at the top of one of high dunes watch a magical sunset. Drive to a Bedouin camp after sunset, where you are welcomed in traditional Arabic style with dates and Arabic coffee. Settle in for the evening to the sound of the Arabic music and belly dancer giving a glimpse of Arabian culture. Music playing whilst you take drinks from the open bar, the ladies can have their hands painted with beautiful designs drawn by henna ladies whilst the men can smoke the ‘sheesha' (Hookah) popularly known as the hubbly-bubbly. End the evening with a sumptuous barbeque dinner and a belly dance show performed by an expert dancer. Return to the hotel by 4x4 vehicles after an evening that will definitely be a memorable one!
After dinner we drive back to the hotel.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 05 Dubai - Abu Dhabi - Dubai - Breakfast & Dinner Included
Proceeds for full day city tour of Abu Dhabi with English speaking Guide.
Abu Dhabi, An engaging emirate
Year-round sunshine, pristine beaches, spectacular sand dunes and pulsating cosmopolitan lifestyle await every guest in Abu Dhabi. These, combined with distinctive Arabian hospitality, mystique and world-class infrastructure make Abu Dhabi an enchanting destination for experienced and novice travellers. The emirate hosts the United Arab Emirates' capital - Abu Dhabi city. This island capital is characterised by its signature Corniche, which fronts the amazing turquoise waters of the Arabian Gulf. You can stroll, cycle, roller-blade or drive the Corniche for a journey to the tip where the majestic Emirates Palace - one of the world's most opulent hotels sits on 1.3 kilometres of pristine beach.
You will drive past the world's largest man-made port at Jebel Ali and onward for a two-hour drive along a coastal desert road lined with acacia trees, to Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates. Here, you will see modern interpretations of Arabian architecture in the many skyscrapers, villas and palaces that line our route along the riviera-style Corniche.
A new addition is the majestic Sheikh Zayed Mosque, the third largest in the world, named after Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the first President of the United Arab Emirates.
NOTE: Visit to Emirates Place / Presidential Palace / Bateen Palace is restricted due to privacy reason.
Later Drive back to Dubai
Overnight at hotel .
Day 06 Dubai - Breakfast & Dinner Included
09:00 HRS: Proceed to Dubai Mall to visit 'At The Top' - Burj Khalifa's Observation Deck. (10:00 AM)
The high point of any Khalifa experience is the view from At The Top, Burj Khalifa's observation deck. Located on level 124 of the world's tallest tower, this observatory is destined to be the highlight of any visit to the Middle East. The journey begins in the lower ground level of The Dubai Mall. Throughout the journey to the top, visitors are entertained by a multi-media presentation of the exotic history of Dubai and the marvel of Burj Khalifa.
Afternoon Visit - Miracle garden
More than 45 million blooming flowers in stunning designs, awesome shapes and structures. An eye catching color combinations achieved through 45 different flower varieties and color. Miracle Garden is one of a kind in the region and in the world for such a unique display and extravagant outdoor recreational destination..
Miracle Garden has the record in Guinness Book of Records for having the longest wall of flowers which will give a new landmark for Miracle Garden and for the City of Dubai, which is believed to be the leader in diverse and cultural tourist attraction.
Evening Shopping tour at Dubai Mall followed by fountain Show
Overnight at Hotel.
Day 07 Dubai - Sharjah / Ajman - Dubai - Breakfast & Dinner Included
Sharjah is the place to visit to explore experience and discover the secrets of a unique Arabian lifestyle and Islamic culture. This emirate takes great pride with its commitment to art and preserving the local heritage. We embark on this unique journey of discovery heading towards Sharjah passing by its beautiful lagoon and green parks. We begin our tour with a photo stop at the Blue Mosque after which we drive by the famous Blue Souk renowned for its mosaic work. We stop at by at the historical Nabooda House and trace the origins of the early settlers. A visit nearby to a traditional coffee shop is not be missed for a sip of mint tea. Our route then takes us through the heart of the city passing by the majestic
King Faisal Mosque, the unique pearl monument and symbol of Sharjah. After this we take a scenic drive via the Sharjah Corniche to visit the Ajman Fort & Museum where we learn about the Emirates' past before oil was found. This concludes our exciting journey of discovery.
Day 08 Dubai East Cost tour - Breakfast & Dinner Included
This full day tour is a respite from the hustle and bustle of city life. It takes us through the Northern Emirates passing through the Oasis town of Dhaid renowned for its fruits and vegetable plantations. A short stop at the Friday Market then on to Masafi, and the picturesque of the majestic Hajar mountains before reaching the village of Dibba. The drive continues along the narrow coastal strip. We proceed to Al Bidya Historic mosque the oldest mosque in the emirates, built in 1424
We take a short break at the resort area KhorFakkan famous for excellent beaches and water sport facilities. Lying in the southeastern corner of the Arabian Peninsula - Fujairah, is the only emirate located on the Gulf of Oman rather than the Arabian Gulf. This emirate is naturally endowed with scenic beauty. The Hajar Mountain forming a magnificent backdrop provides a magical effect in every picture. While in Fujairah, we stop at the ruins of the old fort and the old citadel of Bithna before returning back.
Overnight at hotel
Day 09 Depart Dubai - Breakfast Included
In time transfer to Airport to board flight for onward destination.