Your detailed itinerary will be as below:
DAY 1: SUNDAY - DUBAI (ARRIVAL)
Arrival at Dubai airport. Meet & greet by our representative. Transfer to your hotel by air-conditioned vehicle. Check-in & Overnight in Dubai. Dinner on your own.
DAY 2: MONDAY- DUBAI (70KM)
Breakfast at your hotel. We will depart for a half-day guided tour of DUBAI. You will have the opportunity to discover the spectacular and lively metropolis of Dubai. The city, developed from a small fishing village at the Dubai Creek, nowadays presents itself as a glamorous metropolis at the Arabian Gulf. The distinctive skyscrapers and gigantic shopping malls will impress every visitor. We start with Atlantis hotel located at the crescent of Palm Jumeirah After that, photo stop of Burj Al Arab hotel and continue to the Jumeirah area, where we will have a photo stop of the awe-inspiring Grand Mosque of Jumeirah. Built-in the medieval Fatimid tradition, this stone structure is a tribute to modern Islamic architecture. We then proceed to Bastakyia, the old town district of Dubai. Learn everything about the local history and geography of the city when visiting the Dubai museum, located in the ancient fortress of Al-Fahidi. Another highlight will follow: you will use the local water taxis, called “Abras”, to cross the Dubai Creek. Enjoy the spectacular view of the city while heading towards the district of Deira. Here you will be enchanted by the large variety of exotic spices in the famous Spice Souk. Take the chance to get a unique and affordable souvenir when you visit the adjacent Gold Souk. Lunch Buffet. In the afternoon, we will join a Desert Safari, after settling down in the 4WD vehicles, the jeeps will speed through the desert of the golden sand dunes. The dune bashing or desert driving continues with the thrill of going up and down the dunes provoking many shrieks and laughter full of excitement. The final leg of this program takes us to the main campsite. This will be the highlight of the trip. After witnessing a memorable sight – the true Arabian sunset with its glory and magic. A delicious Barbecue Dinner is prepared on open fires and a variety of beverages are available. The beat of the music increases as a Belly dancer starts dancing to the rhythm of the music. What better way to experience a true Arabian night than this.
Overnight in Dubai
DAY 3: TUESDAY : DUBAI – ABU DHABI (140 km)
Breakfast at the hotel. We start the tour to Abu Dhabi, 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”. We will start at the famous Yas Island which houses the FORMULA 1 YAS circuit & 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 a landmark. Then we will continue towards 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 cladded in marble and features intricate Islamic decoration and carvings as well as extensive landscaping. Then we will go towards Abu Dhabi downtown. Lunch in the city. After lunch, We will visit 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 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. We will visit QASR AL HOSN fort, the palace of traditions. Then will drive through the famous giant Saadiyat Island project where the museums are being built to complete the image of ABU DHABI as a cultural city. In the late afternoon, we will visit the Louvre Museum, The Louvre Abu Dhabi is an art and civilization museum, located on the Saadiyat Island Cultural District. Finally, we will check-in at the hotel.
Dinner & overnight in Abu Dhabi.
DAY 4: WEDNESDAY :ABU DHABI – AL AIN (150 km)
Breakfast at your hotel. We leave Abu Dhabi in the morning to AL AIN. This morning we will continue to Al Ain. which is located in the Hajjar Mountains, it 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. We continue to Jebel Hafeet will take a great photo stop on. After that, we will have Lunch in the city. In the afternoon, we will visit the camel market, the largest in the UAE. Then we will visit also the Jahili Fort, one of the largest castles in Al Ain and a best-in-class example of the Islamic military architecture locally. Then we will visit 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 Sheikh 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. Then we proceed to visit Qasr AL Muwaiji, where you will learn everything about the history of this region. At the end of the afternoon, we will check in at the hotel. Dinner in the hotel.
Overnight in AL AIN.
DAY 5: THURSDAY : AL AIN – SHARJAH –DUBAI ( 160 km )
Breakfast at your hotel. This morning we will step back in time at the Hilli Gardens, famous for the archaeological excavations from the third millennium B.C. then we will proceed towards Dubai & Sharjah. We will reach after 2 hours and start a half-day Sharjah tour. This tour will take us to Sharjah, the cultural capital known as the ‘Pearl of the Gulf”. You will pass by the King Faisal Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the Emirates. Then we pass by the renovated Fort of Sharjah, former residence of the ruling family. Then we continue to the Sharjah Heritage Museum which conserves and displays the rich traditional customs and culture of Sharjah as a source of pride and inspiration to Emiratis and to visitors to the UAE. Begin a journey of discovery through Sharjah's rich and diverse heritage and explore traditions that have endured the test of time. You will see handcrafted works of art and objects that date back to a time when local people relied solely on fishing and pearling. Trace the development of education, currency, and the early postal system. We will discover the traditional skills and crafts relating to jewelry, costumes, herbal medicines, music, and folklore. After the visit, it’s now time to explore the colorful Souk Al Arsa, set up in a traditional way. You will also have an opportunity to see how the traditional Omani Halwa (sweet) is made in one of the shops in Souk Al Arsa. Before returning to Dubai we will have time for a quick stroll at the Blue Souk – a treasure trove of carpets, jewelry, and handicrafts. Lunch will be served in a very local restaurant where you will discover the real Bedouin meal of MANDI, a succulent recipe of meats or fish with marvelous spices from this part of the world. After the tour, we return to Dubai towards the “Dubai Mall” & Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest tower and the centerpiece of the Gulf region's most prestigious urban development to date. Burj Dubai 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 –to pre-book in advance), Dinner in the hotel.
Overnight in Dubai.
DAY 6: FRIDAY : DUBAI - Musandam Cruise (Oman) - DUBAI (165KM)
Breakfast at your hotel. Today, we will go for a cruise in the waters of the Indian Ocean. Musandam is a spot where the waters of the “Gulf of Oman” are the gateway to the natural sea treasures. The Musandam Peninsula is the northern-most part of Oman, it has one of the most rugged, isolated, and beautiful coastlines in the world, the towering Hajar Mountains rise directly out of the sea creating spectacular fjords-like scenery, providing an awe-inspiring backdrop for the caves, bays and pebble beaches along the coast. The sheltered bays also offer a safe environment for snorkelers and non-divers to explore. The marine life of the Gulf of Oman is rich in diversity with fish, corals, turtles, and invertebrates. We will take a dhow cruise trip in the fjords of Musandam that offers us an insight into this fantastic landscape, guarantees an ambiance of peace and tranquillity. There is also a possibility of seeing Dolphins along the cruise. Lunch on board. This traditional type of dhows is equipped with comfortable seats, cushions, and carpet. We will enjoy sea safaris, snorkeling, swimming, playing, and more. (Note: Please carry your passport along with you, as it is required for Police Check) .We will be back in Dubai at the end of the day to relax in the hotel after that long adventure day.
Dinner in hotel & overnight in Dubai
DAY 7: SATURDAY : DUBAI - DEPARTURE (B)
Breakfast at your hotel. This morning or you will be able to profit from our multitude selection of tours we offer in DUBAI. Depending on your departure time, you will be transferred to DUBAI airport.
Your Hotels accommodation planned for this trip will be:
Below hotels will be booked for this package.
* Dubai: Hyatt Place 4* or Similar
Enjoy comfortable rooms with modern amenities. Stay close to popular attractions in Dubai! Central locations, closer to Dubai airport, spacious rooms and free Wi-Fi. Book direct! Free Internet Access. Amenities: Restaurant On-Site, Pool, Business Services, Laundry.
* Abu Dhabi: Novotel Abu Dhabi Al Bustan 4* or Similar
The contemporary rooms and suites have Wi-Fi access, flat-screen TVs, and floor-to-ceiling windows. They also have minibars, and tea and coffee making facilities. The suites add separate sitting rooms. Room service is available 24/7.
* Al AIN: Mercure Grand 4* or Similar
Located on Hafeet Mountain at 915 meters, Mercure Grand is a unique oasis resort with refined architecture. It offers 3 restaurants and 3 swimming pools with water slides. The spacious rooms at Mercure Jebel Hafeet are decorated in a modern style. Each comes with a minibar. Hot dishes and cold snacks are available from the hotel’s room service.