5 Day Dubai Stopover package - Return airport transfer, Dubai City Tour, Desert Safari with BBQ, Abu Dhabi City Tour and Musandam Cruise with Lunch
Day 1: Arrival day
Upon arrival at Dubai International Airport, you will be greeted by our local representative and transferred to your hotel in Private car. Please note that accommodation is not included in this package. You must contact your Sales Advisor for recommendations.
Day 2: Half-day City Tour 09:00-13.00
In this half-day tour you will get an overview of the main parts of the city. Explore the old center of Dubai with its famous Dubai Museum, the Souks and the Dubai Creek. Proceed further on Jumeirah Beach Road to explore the beach side and modern part of the city as well as the Palm Island. Have your picture taken in front of the iconic Burj Al Arab Hotel.
Friday is the day off in Dubai - like Sunday in Europe, so the museum and a lot of shops in the Souk will be closed so we will focus more on the New Dubai side during the City Tour if your tour falls on a Friday
Day 3: Abu Dhabi City tour with local lunch 08.00-16.00 hours
Go on a full-day tour to explore the capital of the UAE. Visit the impressive Sheik Zayed mosque, one of the biggest mosques in the world with stunning decorative features. Proceed afterwards to the city center where you will drive along the Corniche with the iconic Emirates Palace in sight and learn about the history of UAE in the Heritage Village. After lunch drive on Yas Island for a glimpse on the F1 race track.
Optional: a visit to Ferrari Park, Yas Waterworld, Afternoon Tea at Emirates Palace and after opening a visit to the Abu Dhabi Louvre can be arranged.
Please note: for the visit of the mosque a conservative dress code and headscarf for ladies is required; no shorts and slippers in Ferrari Park.
NEW! On the way back from Abu Dhabi we can optionally make a stop at the newly opened Outlet Village which is a part of Dubai Parks & Resorts. Home to more than 100 brands, including some of the best designer Italian labels and the most stylish American chains. So here you can find the world’s best fashion at the lowest prices. The Outlet Village looks like a small Italian town with a number of international restaurants and cafes.
Day 4: Desert Safari with BBQ 15.00-22.00 hours
A trip to the desert offers you a real adventure into the magnificent landscape of the unique sands of Arabia. This safari tour takes you right into the heart of the desert, where you experience the excitement of a roller-coaster tour down the astonishing high dunes. A stop for a breathtaking view of the endless desert will give you an opportunity to watch the sun-set over this tranquil scenery.
Afterwards we reach the AL SHAMSI BEDOUIN VILLAGE where you can board on the ‘ship of the desert ‘and where you will enjoy the contrasts of a desert night. During the winter month you can also see a traditional falcon show.
Enjoy some free time at the desert camp. Dress yourself in the traditional Arabic dress, enjoy the freshly made Arabic sweets, try the ‘hubbly-bubbly’ and the henna painting and learn about the important role that falcons are playing here in the local life…..and if you had enough activities just laze around on the carpeted ground or wander around the camp and enjoy the silence of the desert.
A delicious BBQ dinner with grilled specialties cooked on site is waiting for you then and you have the choice between a variety of appetizers, salads and sweets. Our Belly Dancer and Tanoura Dancer will entertain you before your drive back to the lights of the city.
Day 5: Musandam cruise with Lunch 08.00-16.00 hours*
This trip will take you to one of the most scenic places on the Arabic Peninsula - Musandam - the “Norway of Arabia.” Musandam belongs to Oman territory. Once you cross the border, you find will yourself already in the impressive mountain scenery. In the harbour, you board on a traditional wooden Dhow, where you can lean back in the comfortable pillows and watch the spectacular scenery passing by. You will see small fishing villages in remote areas where the children have to go to school by boat. Later on, you will have the opportunity to swim in the clear water of Musandam, where you will see a lot of colorful sea life. Lunch will be served on board before you slowly head back to the Khasab harbour in the afternoon.
*The cruise is a shared experience, with a minimum of 4 passengers. If there is not enough passengers on the specific day, then you will contacted so that you can re-arrange your itinerary so you can participate on the cruise.
Return transfer to airport by private car is included in the package.
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½ Day Dubai City Tour, Desert Safari with BBQ, Abu Dhabi City tour, and Musandam Cruise with lunch
Accommodation is not included. Please contact your travel consultant for hotel recommendations.
Arrival and departure transfers in Private Car included