GLIMPSES OF EMIRATES [ 6 DAYS ]
Depart in the afternoon, for a thrilling desert drive over the golden sand dunes, deep into the heart of the desert. A fabulous view of the sun setting over the desert dunes are some of the memories you will cherish from the desert drive. Arrive at the desert camp, where a traditional Arabian welcome awaits each of you.
Enjoy the true Arabian ambiance, at this typical Bedouin campsite, with traditional Arabian carpets, low tables and cushions for comfortable seating. At the desert camp, experience the camel ride, henna painting or simply enjoy the aromatic Sheesha. Enjoy the sumptuous buffet dinner with a wide variety of barbecue meats, salads, main-course and deserts. The climax of the evening is the stunning performance by the exotic belly dancer under the star-lit sky (except during religious festivals or government orders)
Day 1 – Ahlan wa-Sahlan! Welcome Guest!
Upon your arrival, our representative will welcome and escort you to your hotel. We carefully choose the hotels, with most of them located in close proximity to the shopping hotspots. You can stay overnight at the hotel of your choice.
Day 2 – Half day City Tour of Dubai & Dhow Cruise
After breakfast, we take you on an orientation tour of Dubai. After a sumptuous breakfast buffet, we will take you on an orientation tour of Dubai, which will commence with a photo opportunity at the Burj Al Arab hotel. Dubai’s unofficial symbol, the landmark hotel is a hotel in a league of its own with its stupendous sailboat-style architecture and luxurious fittings.
Jumeirah, the address favored by palaces and opulent residences is next on the itinerary. The picturesque Jumeirah Mosque is one of the most beautiful modern Islamic constructions the city can boast of and is a dash of the new before you can visit Al Bastakiya. This locality is part of Dubai’s quaint old quarter and houses the famous Al Fahidi Fort, now converted into a museum.
The evening will find you stepping on board a typically Arab boat called a dhow for a dhow dinner cruise in Dubai.
Cruising along Dubai Creek, these sturdy boats are fantastic for a romantic dinner or simply for relaxation. During the cruise, you will come across spectacularly illuminated structures like the National Bank of Dubai, the Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Sheikh Saeed’s House.
Enjoy these sights while partaking a delicious buffet dinner and an excellent selection of beverages. We can arrange an overnight stay at a hotel of your choice.
Day 3 – Half day Dubai Shopping Tour & Desert safari
Post a buffet breakfast at your hotel, a trip to the malls of Dubai is on the cards. Shopping is one activity that a tourist can simply not miss when visiting Dubai. City Centre, one of the biggest malls in Deira Dubai is first on the list, followed by the Bur Juman shopping center.
The magnificent Gold Souk and Spice Souk are must-visit areas of the emirate with fantastic bargains and a marvelous shopping atmosphere. These places too are included within your shopping excursion trip.
A desert safari drive is organized in the evening to round off an exciting day spent in shops and malls. The routes are noted for their captivating views of the deserts outlying Dubai, especially during sunsets and make for an enjoyable ride. Our tour organizers also include a photo halt at any camel farms in the vicinity.
A typical Bedouin campsite is arranged in the desert with Arabian carpets, low tables and cushions for tourists to lounge about. Tourists can enjoy camel rides, henna tattoos and sheesha among other sightseeing & activities at the camp area.
A dinner buffet consisting of traditional fare like barbecued meats, herb salads and desserts is set under the night sky. This is followed by a stunning performance by belly dancers as post-dinner entertainment for the safari group.
Day 4 – Half day Sharjah and Ajman Tour
After a buffet breakfast to start your day, we will drive you over to the neighboring emirates of Sharjah and Ajman. Smallest of the seven emirates that make up the UAE, Ajman is home to a magnificent museum that used to be a fortress and the ruler’s palace.
A short distance away is Sharjah, another of UAE’s emirates. Tourists get to enjoy a photo halt at Sharjah’s iconic cultural landmark followed by a visit to the Al Majarrah Souk.
The Bait Al Naboodah, former home of the Al Naboodah family now functions as the heritage museum and is next on the list. We follow this with a visit at the Al Hisn Fort, the traditional residence of the ruling family of Sharjah’s Sheikh Sultan bin Saqr Al Qassimi.
One of the oldest and most popular souks in UAE, the Souq Al Arsah (Courtyard Souk) and a tour of the fish market and the Blue Souk (in Central Market) is also part of the itinerary.
The King Faisal Mosque and the Pearl Monument, the latter a symbol of the UAE Federation complete the Sharjah-Ajman tour after which we return to the origin point. Tourists can spend the night at a hotel of their choosing.
Day 5 – Full day Abu Dhabi Tour
The Abu Dhabi tour begins after the hotel buffet breakfast is over. The largest of the seven emirates and the Federal capital of the UAE, Abu Dhabi is a well-planned city. Like Dubai, numerous skyscrapers jostle with one another and with startlingly beautiful palaces, cornices and mosques in Abu Dhabi.
The Al-Hosn Palace (Old Fort), constructed in the late 19th century is one of the oldest buildings in the emirate and is a popular tourist spot to admire. Next stop is Abu Dhabi’s fish market and dhow wharf, where a breathtaking view of the city’s skyline can be enjoyed.
There is a halt at the carpet market as well where a spectacular array of carpets from all over the world are sold at extremely affordable prices. Before returning to Dubai, we have a halt for lunch at a hotel or restaurant after which you can return to your hotel.
Day 6 – Ma’a Salaama! Goodbye!
On your last day, you can enjoy the buffet breakfast at your hotel after which we will escort you to Dubai airport for your flight home.
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Related Tours & Packages
- GLIMPSES OF EMIRATES (6 days)
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- DUBAI SHOPPING TOUR
- DHOW DINNER CRUISE
- DUBAI CITY TOUR
- HATTA DESERT SAFARI
Additional Supplement Charges apply on holidays.