Incredible Dubai and Abu Dhabi
DAY 1: SATURDAY ARRIVAL DUBAI
Arrival at Dubai International Airport. Welcome by our english-speaking guide who will guide you to the bus for the transfer to the hotel. overnight at the hotel.
DAY 2: SUNDAY - DUBAI EXPRESS
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning dedicated to the history of the country. Visit the Dubai Frame.
This building in the shape of a golden photo frame will transport you from the past to the future. You will begin with projections of old Bedouin life, before ascending 150 meters and admiring both sides of the city. Then down, you will see a video showing the futuristic projects in Dubai.
We will continue with the visit of Bastakiya, the historic neighborhood of the city with its houses and its wind towers. We will visit an old house where we will have an Arabic coffee, since hospitality is a fundamental tradition.
Then we will make a stop to learn the history of spices and taste a hibiscus tea.
Next, we will pass in front of the Al Fahidi Fort, the first construction in Dubai in 1787, to discover the Hindu temple and the Indian souk.
Let's cross the Creek with a small wooden boat called Abra to reach to the spice souk where we will try dates, chocolate and learn some traditions.
Then we will admire the windows of the gold souk with its most impressive jewels.
Sunday brunch in a 5* hotel overlooking the Creek and the Burj Khalifa. Enjoy a buffet of international, Arab and Indian specialties to get to know the local gastronomy.
Continuation in the afternoon to the Dubai Mall, the largest shopping center in the world with its 1,200 stores where the entrance to the Burj Khalifa is located, the tallest tower in the world with its 828 meters.
You can access the observation deck located on the 124th floor of the tower and admire a unique view of Dubai. During the visit, an exhibition will review the great moments of construction. Later, you will be able to admire the show of the dancing fountains, an incredible show. Return and overnight at the hotel.
DAY 3: MONDAY - ABU DHABI
Visit of Abu Dhabi, capital of the country.
Formed by several islands, it is the largest city, the richest and the most cultural.
We will take a panoramic tour of the city passing by the Emirates Palace Hotel, the Presidential Palace, an architectural wonder and then the Etihad Towers made famous thanks to the Fast and Furious movie.
Visit of the heritage village, reconstituted Bedouin village where we will see the different Bedouin dwellings, local handicraft stores and other surprises.
Lunch at a local restaurant facing the bay and the palace.
Visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in the afternoon, one of the most beautiful mosques in the world, which brings together all cultures and religions.
Return to Dubai at the end of the day.
DAY 4: TUESDAY - DESERT ADVENTURES
Breakfast and free morning.
Meet around 3 o'clock for an excursion in the desert.
Our 4x4 vehicles will pick you up from your hotel and drive you along the Omani highway to the high red dunes, where the adventure begins !
We will continue to our recreation area. If you want more adventure, you can take a buggy or quad ride (additional cost). Afterwards, fasten your seat belt and let yourself be carried away by the immensity of the desert with our dunebashing. Our cars will stop to try sandboarding and take magical pictures of the landscape and the sunset. Then continue to the camp.
Sit down to a barbecue dinner while watching belly dancing, traditional Tanoura dance and fire performances. You can also smoke a shisha and get a henna tattoo.
Return to the hotel and overnight.
DAY 5: WEDNESDAY - FREE
Breakfast and free day. Optional: one day cruise in Oman in the heart of the fjords to see the dolphins.
DAY 6: THURSDAY - FREE DAY AND DUBAI BY NIGHT
Breakfast and free day until 4 pm.
We will depart to visit the modern city of Dubai and admire the sunset over the sea.
We will start with a photo stop at the Burj Al Arab, a world-famous hotel thanks to its sail-like shape and its 7-star recognition, then continue to the Souk Madinat Jumeirah, a modern Arabian souk in the heart of the typical and ancient architecture. Also called Arab Venice, you will be seduced by its small canals reminiscent of those of the Italian city.
Continue along the road of palaces before entering Palm Jumeirah, an artificial island in the shape of a palm tree, where we will take pictures of the emblematic Atlantis and Atlantis Royal hotels. Finally, we will head to the Dubai Marina to embark on a yacht.
This nighttime getaway immerses you in the heart of the world's tallest skyscrapers, and their illuminations make for a magical adventure. Enjoy your sumptuous international buffet dinner in the magical setting of the Marina with its entertainment show that adds to the fun and excitement. This evening promises unforgettable memories.
Return and overnight at the hotel.
DAY 7: FRIDAY - DAY FREE
Breakfast and free day.
DAY 8: RETURN
Breakfast at the hotel. Check-out for transfer to the airport.
Language of the tour
English, French or Spanish.