Dubai Seat in Coach Tour
Dubai Seat in Coach Tour
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Highlights: Dubai - Abu Dhabi


Other Departures: Manchester - £1149, Birmingham - £1149, Edinburgh - £1205, George Best Belfast City - £1229, Glasgow - £1199, Southampton - £1099, Bristol - £1275, Norwich - £1225, Exeter - £1279, Newcastle - £1189


Alternate travel dates: 14 Oct 17 / 28 Oct 17 / 11 Nov 17 / 16 Dec 17 / 6 Jan 18 / 20 Jan 18 / 10 Feb 18 / 3 Mar 18 / 17 Mar 18 / 7 Apr 18 / 28 Apr 18


Hotels:
Dubai - Raintree Deira 4*
Abu Dhabi - Crowne Plaza Yas Island 4*


Itinerary:


Day 1: Saturday: Arrival in Dubai
Arrival in Dubai. Reception at the airport in Dubai and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.


Accommodation: Raintree Deira - Executive Room


Day 2: Sunday: Classical Dubai City Tour - Evening Dhow Cruise on SIC Basis
Breakfast in the hotel. Around 10:00 am you will start an interesting tour through the commercial center of Dubai. Today you will visit the Bastakia district with traditional trading houses and the characteristic wind towers as well as the 200-year-old Al Fahidi Fort with the Dubai Museum. During the crossing over the Creek with a traditional Water taxi "Abra" you enjoy a fantastic view of the skyline. Afterwards, stroll comfortably over the original gold and spice souk. Drive back to the Hotel and relax. Later in the evening at around 1900 Hrs, you will be again picked up and driven to the Creek. From here you start a 2 Hours Cruise with a Dhow. Dhows are traditional wooden boats used in old times for transportation. Enjoy a nice dinner on board with entertainment. After the Cruise, drive back to the Hotel.


Accommodation: Raintree Deira - Executive Room


Day 3: Monday: Morning at Leisure - Desert Safari in the afternoon on SIC
Basis Enjoy the morning at Leisure or explore the city on your own. In the afternoon at around 15:00 Hrs, you will be picked up with 4wds and driven to the desert. It is a package of six hours of untainted fun and heart-stopping activities in one of the biggest as well as magnificent deserts in the Arabian Peninsula. The Safari is a mix of adventure, cultural entertainment, and sumptuous dinner under the stars. The real highlight of the tour is an exciting, adrenalinepumping 4x4 drive deep into the desert to drive over vast stretches of the golden dunes. You will visit a traditional Arabic Bedouin campsite, which enables you to capture the real essence and beauty of the desert. As you relish traditional Arabic coffee, you can smoke a flavored Shisha, and enjoy a mesmerizing belly dance and Tanoura shows.


Accommodation: Raintree Deira - Executive Room


Day 4: Tuesday: Sharjah City Tour on SIC Basis
Today drive to Sharjah for a city tour of the city. Here you can take a day trip to the small and culturally very beautiful Emirate of Sharjah. Sharjah is a fascinating city with lively colorful souqs, beautiful parks and an impressive blend of tradition and modernity. This Emirate has true masterpieces of Arab architecture. Pearl dealer families still have their headquarters in beautifully restored houses and testify to their old craftsmanship, especially in the renovated historical area "Heritage Area". The magic of Sharjah is represented in the museum, which is located in the newly renovated fort of Ajman. Afterwards you will visit the Al Markazi Souq, where you can prove your personal trades and have the opportunity to go shopping. Drive back to Dubai after the tour.


Accommodation: Raintree Deira - Executive Room

Day 5: Wednesday: Check out and drive to Abu Dhabi - Abu Dhabi City Tour
Check out and drive to Abu Dhabi. Reaching Abu Dhabi, you will start with the tour of the capital of UAE. The tour continues along the chic Corniche Road with skyscrapers, palaces and the new majestic Sheikh Zayed Mosque with its over 40 domes, completed in late 2007. It is the largest mosque in the United Arab Emirates and the eighth largest in the world, accommodating 40,000 faithfuls. Marvel at the interior, next to the beautifully decorated flower decorations, the world's largest chandelier and the largest hand-knotted carpet. You will also visit the renovated Al Husn Palace, now the headquarters of the Center for Documentation and Research. A drive along the beautiful Corniche with magnificent parks and gardens gives you a nice view over the city. Drive to your Hotel in Abu Dhabi and Check in. Rest of the day at leisure.


Accommodation: Crowne Plaza Yas Island - Superior Room


Day 6: Thursday: Al Ain City Tour
After breakfast, head towards Al Ain, an oasis in the Emirates. The charming Al Ain was originally a resting place on a caravan route. Today it is known as a garden town and agricultural center. You start the trip in the Hili Garden, where you can see archaeological excavations up to 5000 years old. In the garden city, Al Ain you first visit the Al Ain Museum, then Al Ain Palace Museum and then walk through the adjacent oasis with its historical irrigation system, the "Falaj". Drive back to Dubai and enjoy rest of the day at leisure.


Accommodation: Crowne Plaza Yas Island - Superior Room


Day 7: Friday: Check out and drive back to Dubai
Morning at leisure to enjoy the beach. Check out at 1200 Hrs and drive to Dubai. Arrival in Dubai and Check in at the Hotel. Spend rest of the day at leisure or explore the City on your own.


Accommodation: Raintree Deira - Executive Room


Day 8: Saturday: Departure
Check out and drive to Dubai Airport.



Offer Includes

  • Flights from London with Air France
  • Airport taxes
  • 7 nights accommodation at chosen hotels as per itinerary
  • Return airport transfers in Dubai
  • Excursions on SIC basis with english speaking guide
  • Dhow Cruise with Buffet Dinner in Dubai
  • Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner

Meal Plans

  • Bed & Breakfast