Highlights

Map With its full-throttle development, iconic skylines of high-rises, and world famous beach resorts, the United Arab Emirates has become a favorite for family holidays and city breaks. Landmark tourist attractions such as Dubai's towering Burj Khalifa and Abu Dhabi's modern Sheikh Zayed Mosque, have branded the UAE as an up-to-the-minute luxury destination.

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Itinerary

  • Duration: 8 days & 7 nights
  • Countries: United Arab Emirates
  • Minimum Passengers: 14
  • Category: Group
  • Starting Point: Abu Dhabi
  • Ending Point: Abu Dhabi
Introduction

Our Itineraries are provided as a preview of what to expect on our tours. Please, note, that itineraries are subject to change.

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Upon arrival at the airport in Abu Dhabi, you will be met by our representative at the airport. You will be transferred to your hotel in an air-conditioned vehicle for check-in.

  • Overnight in Abu Dhabi
  • None

Begin day with breakfast at your hotel.</p> <p>In the afternoon, your day continues with a private, guided tour to Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates. The 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 that is able to accommodate more than 30,000 worshipers. The beautiful mosque is completely clad in marble and features intricate Islamic decoration and carvings as well as extensive landscaping works. You will continue our tour towards downtown Abu Dhabi. You will pass through the old city and the palace of Al-Husn (closed for renovation). You will proceed to the Heritage Village, which houses a small museum and depicts the traditional daily activities of the Arab community prior to the discovery of oil.</p> <p>In the evening, you be driven 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.</p> <p>The remaining part of the evening will be devoted to drive through the famous, giant Saadiyat Island project where the Louvre Museum and the Guggenheim Museum are being built to complete the image of Abu Dhabi as a cultural city. The tour will continue towards the famous Yas Island which houses the Formula 1 Yas Circuit & the first attraction park of Ferrari in the world. It quite an impressive attraction park, it is the largest covered air-conditioned park in the world with a huge red Ferrari sign as landmark. You will return to your hotel afterwards.

  • Overnight in Abu Dhabi
  • Breakfast

Have breakfast at your hotel before departure for a day guided tour. 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 are sure to impress every visitor. You will start your tour with 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.<br /> Following the museum, 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.</p> <p>Enjoy lunch in the town.</p> <p>On the way back to Abu Dhabi, you will pass through the region of Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest tower, and the world’s largest shopping mall, the Dubai Mall. You will even have the opportunity to go to the top of the Burj Khalifa where you will admire the city from the skies.</p> <p>After your tour, you can enjoy the rest of the day on your own.

  • Overnight in Abu Dhabi
  • Breakfast, Lunch

Begin your morning with breakfast at the hotel.</p> <p>Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

  • Overnight in Abu Dhabi
  • Breakfast,

Begin your morning with breakfast at the hotel.<br /> In the afternoon, get set for an exhilarating trip to the desert of Abu Dhabi. After an exciting drive over the sand dunes, we will visit a camel farm and watch the sunset from the dunes. Our journey will continue until we reach our traditional Arabic camp, and there you will have the opportunity to try a host of activities like henna painting, belly dancing, Shisha, the Arabic sweets and coffee significant to Bedouin culture. After sunset, a BBQ dinner will be served under the starlit sky, with live entertainment to ensure you have a night to remember. You will also be treated to traditional Arabic hospitality, with Arabic coffee and dates served as they have been for centuries and continue to be served in Emirati homes today.

  • Overnight in Abu Dhabi
  • Breakfast, Dinner

Begin your morning with breakfast at the hotel.</p> <p>Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

  • Overnight in Abu Dhabi
  • Breakfast,

Begin your morning at the hotel.</p> <p>Today, you will have the option to pick between a tour of Ferrari World OR Yas Waterworld.</p> <p>Ferrari World is located on Yas Island. The park hosts over 20 state-of-the-art attractions, each designed to bring various facets of the Ferrari story to life. You’ll see Maranello from Enzo’s eyes, feel the rush of speed as the G-force takes over, or learn from the legends themselves in the factory or at the pit stop. It’s not just a park but an immersive experience that will spark the Ferrari spirit in you.</p> <p>Yas Waterworld is next door to Ferrari World and the center of the Yas Island’s entertainment complex. Yas Waterworld is the largest waterpark in the capital. Spread over 15 hectares, the waterpark will feature a thrilling range of 45 rides, slides, and attractions. Yas Waterworld’s theme is based on a legend that represents local Emirati culture and heritage. Visitors will be able to enjoy attractions that follow the adventures of the waterpark’s main character, Dana –a young Emirati girl in search of a legendary pearl that brought prosperity to her village.</p> <p>Afterwards, you will head back to your hotel.

  • Overnight in Abu Dhabi
  • Breakfast

Begin your morning with breakfast at the hotel.</p> <p>At the appropriate time, you will be transferred to the airport for your departing flight.

  • Breakfast

Tour Accommodation

What's included

• Meet and greet upon arrival
• Arrival and departure transfers
• 7 nights in Abu Dhabi at Royal Rose Hotel or similar
• 9 meals: 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, and 1 dinner
• Abu Dhabi city tour
• Ferrari Park or Yas Waterworld tour
• Dubai city tour with lunch and the Burj Khalifa
• 4×4 Safari w/ BBQ dinner
• Local taxes (except Hotel Tax in Abu Dhabi, it will be billed directly to clients $6/night)

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Useful info about our trips

  • UPGRADED HOTELS AVAILABLE (for an additional fee)

  • All tours and entrance fees are included

  • All taxes are included and NO HIDDEN FEES

  • International Airfare is not included, but we can book it for you at very competitive rates

  • Alterations

    A transfer fee may be assessed for alterations to packages, itineraries/tours and suggested arrival/departure dates

  • Price are based on double occupancy

    Prices are per person and based on double occupancy. All prices are expressed in US dollars. Prices for vacation packages are subject to change without notice.

  • All travel documents are the responsibility of the passenger.

  • Travel insurance is highly recommended.

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