Your itinerary will be as below:
DAY 1: DUBAI (ARRIVAL)
Meet & Greet at the Dubai International Airport by the Gray Line staff. Arrival transfer by private vehicle to your hotel.
Overnight stay in Dubai.
DAY 2: DUBAI
Breakfast in Hotel. This morning we will start with a Half Day Dubai City Tour with a private guide. It is a great tour to experience the ultimate Dubai, where you will have a chance to discover all that this vibrant metropolis has to offer. Immerse yourselves in this enriching excursion and learn about how a modest fishing village at the Dubai Creek was transformed into a city hub of beautiful skylines and rich culture, through a guided tour with different stops that make up the city's evolution throughout time. The traditional tour will start with the discovery of the Jumeirah area , and the famous Burj Al Arab , a stop at an art center, we will also cross the new Canal , then a visit or stop for a snapshot of the awe-inspiring Grand Mosque of Jumeirah that dates back to the Fatimid rule . We will continue to the historic district of Bastakyia, the magical old town which houses the Dubai Museum, located in the ancient fortress of Al-fahidi, which dates back 200 years. A visit to the Museum of Dubai is included on your own. Next, you will have a chance to cross the creek by boat in authentic "Abras," enjoying the spectacular cityscape while heading towards the District of Deira, which is home to Dubai's biggest spice and gold souks. Here, why not splurge on a golden souvenir, sample exotic spices. The tour will continue with the discovery of the discovery of the Zaabeel area and the rulers of DUBAI palaces. It is lunch time , we propose you to experiment the local Mandi which is a traditional dish originated from Hadhramaut, Yemen consisting mainly of meat and rice with a special blend of Baharat/spices. It is cooked in a pit underground. It's extremely popular and prevalent in this area. Later drop back to the hotel.
In the evening enjoy a Dhow Cruise in the Creekside of Dubai. Cruising down Dubai creek is a novel experience, one which you cannot miss when in Dubai. Imagine yourself on having dinner on a Dhow Cruise with the facinating lights of Dubai creek with Music and Tanura Dance show with a sip of your favorite drink and BBQ buffet dinner.
Overnight stay in Dubai.
DAY 3: DUBAI
Breakfast at your hotel. This morning we will start our day with the visit of an Emirati FALCON center (visit can be altered for opening times purposes) to learn how those species are important in this country. Then we continue for a half day shopping tour at “Dubai Mall”. On the way, pass by the region of Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest tower and the centerpiece of the Gulf region's most prestigious urban development to date. Burj Khalifa will radiate out in a series of ellipses from the sky breaking tower encompassing residential, commercial, hotel, entertainment and the world's largest shopping mall “Dubai Mall”. Free time for shopping. With more than 1,200 stores and a host of world-class attractions; the Middle East region’s first Galeries Lafayette department store, France’s leading fashion house and one of the top 100 global retailers. The Dubai Mall is revolutionizing the modern shopping experience. With an impressive array of leisure pursuits, this is the ultimate, cutting-edge shopping experience. A range of adventure sports vies for attention alongside the romance of ice-skating. The Dubai Mall is a place where a 21st century gold souk is set off against a world class aquarium. Step inside The Dubai Mall and experience a place like no other. A climb to Burj Khalifa will be proposed to all our guests (optional tour – to pre book in advance), before enjoying lunch in DUBAI MALL. In the afternoon, you will join a desert safari. You will try our comfortable 4x4 vehicles with A/C to pass the endless and spectacular sandy desert. In the evening you will reach a traditional Bedouin desert camp. Where you will be having a BBQ-dinner in the sunset on the rhythm of traditional Arabic music, an unforgettable experience. In the late evening, you will return to your hotel.
Overnight stay in Dubai.
DAY 4: DUBAI – AL AIN – ABU DHABI [300km]
Breakfast at your hotel. Departure to the oasis city of Al Ain, located on the Hajjar Mountains. Al Ain is one of the oldest cities in the UAE, rich in traditions. For thousands of years the oasis of Al Ain has been an important caravan stop on the ancient trade routes across Arabia. You will visit the camel market, the largest in the UAE. Visit of Al Ain Palace, it is one the most important cultural places in Al Ain city. It is a direct testimony to the period of rule of the late Sheik Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan in Al Ain and his original place of residence there. The Palace is also the birthplace of HH Sheikh Mohamad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Crown Prince of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. Visit of the Jahili fort, one of the largest castles in Al Ain and best-in-class example of the Islamic military architecture locally. After lunch, we will proceed to visit the QASR Al Muwaiji of Al Ain, where you will learn more about the history of this region. In the afternoon, step back in time at the Hilli Gardens (not Friday) , famous for the archaeological excavations from the third millennium B.C. After the visit of AL AIN. we will continue our route to ABU DHABI, another 150 Km (2hrs) more to windup for the day. Dinner at the hotel & overnight in Abu Dhabi.
DAY 5: ABU DHABI [70km]
Breakfast at your hotel. Departure for a half day Abu Dhabi city tour, the largest and the capital city of the United Arab Emirates. This comprehensive tour is the ideal introduction to the UAE capital and the island on which it stands. The name Abu Dhabi means: “Father of the Gazelle”. Our first stop will be at Sheikh zayed Grand mosque, one of the largest Mosques in the world; able to accommodate more than 30,000 worshipers. The beautiful Mosque is completely clad in marble and also features intricate Islamic decoration and carvings as well as extensive landscaping works. We will continue our tour towards Abu Dhabi downtown. Further proceed to Heritage Village, which houses a small museum and depicts the traditional daily activities of the Arab community prior to the discovery of oil. We will also visit the Al Hosn fort, the ancestral home of the Al Nahyan and the symbolic heart of Abu Dhabi. Lunch will be served in a buffet style meal. In the afternoon, we will drive along the spectacular Corniche, past gleaming white mosques, glass-clad offices and elegant high-rise apartments to the tip of the breakwater for a superb view of the city’s magnificent skyline. The remaining part of the afternoon will be devoted to drive through the famous giant Saadiyat Island project where the LOUVRE museum is built to complete the image of ABU DHABI as a cultural city. The Louvre Abu Dhabi is an art and civilization museum, located on the Cultural District. We will continue to famous Yas Island which houses the FORMULA 1 YAS circuit, the Warner Bros parc & the first attraction park of Ferrari in the world. An impressive attraction park, the largest covered air-conditioned park in the world with a huge Red FERRARI sign as landmark. Dinner at a Traditional Restaurant. Overnight in Abu Dhabi.
DAY 6: ABUDHABI or DUBAI (DEPARTURE)
Breakfast at your hotel. Check out at 12h00 noon. Depending on your departure time, you will be transferred to Abu Dhabi or Dubai airport.
Your Hotel accommodation planned for this trip
Below hotels will be booked for this package
* Dubai: HILTON GARDEN INN 4*
This modern and trendy 4-star boutique hotel in Al Barsha is strategically located in the most progressive area of Dubai’s city centre. The hotel is in close proximity to Sheikh Zayed Road, a 5-minute away from Mall of the Emirates and a 2-minute walk from Sharaf DG metro station. Dubai Marina, JBR, Madinat Jumeirah and Jumeirah Beach are just a short drive away from the hotel.
Abu Dhabi: Holiday Inn Downtown 4*
In the central district of Al Danah, this modern hotel in a sleek building is 17 km from Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and 3 km from Abu Dhabi Mall.
Relaxed rooms offer complimentary Wi-Fi, iPod docks and flat-screens, along with minibars, and tea and coffeemakers. All have desks and safes; suites add living areas and kitchenettes. Room service is available. Kids age 12 and under stay at no charge with a parent.