Our spectacular Dubai tour shows you why 21st-century Dubai is the perfect getaway. World class hotels, modern shopping and historic Dubais fabled gold and spice souks.
Day 1 – Our Concierge Arrival Service in Dubai
With our exclusive Concierge Arrival Service, you’ll be warmly greeted and escorted to the Ahlan Lounge where you can enjoy complimentary light refreshments. Then our experienced staff will personally assist you through immigration formalities, baggage claim and customs. You’ll then be escorted to our awaiting air-conditioned vehicle. Your personal driver will chauffeur you into the city to the deluxe or luxury hotel of your choice.
Day 2 – Discover Dubai
After breakfast, our private car, driver and guide will be waiting to take you on a tour of this vibrant and fascinating city. You’ll begin inside the historic Al Fahidi Fort, built in 1787. Here the Dubai Museum offers well-curated exhibits that trace Dubai’s evolution from a quiet village of pearl divers and fishermen to a 21st-century icon of commerce, finance and style. Then cross Dubai Creek in a traditional Arabian abra to explore the bustling narrow alleyways of the gold and spice souks. At the Women’s Museum, you’ll learn about the historical and present-day cultural roles of women in the United Arab Emirates. Next you’ll admire the Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Palace, the opulent residence of Dubai’s ruler and Prime Minister of the UAE. Admire the beautifully ornamented façade and minarets of the Jumeirah Mosque and then visit the Islamic Art Museum, heralded for its worldwide collection. Take in the spectacular sail-inspired silhouette of the Burj Al Arab before returning to your hotel. The balance of your afternoon and evening are at leisure to enjoy and explore at your own pace.
If you prefer another organized activity, we offer a variety of guided sightseeing tours and dining experiences to enhance this day:
+ Bateaux Dubai Dinner Cruise - $250
Winding its way through the historic heart of the city, Dubai Creek offers a wonderful perspective of the city’s skyline and most lively districts. And with its floor-to-ceiling windows and skilled kitchen team, the JA Bateaux Dubai is the best way to explore this bustling waterway. With private transfers included, our evening cruise features a gourmet 4-course dinner, live music and unlimited house wine and beer.
+ Dinner at Bab Al Shams Hotel & Resort - $281
A 45-minute chauffeured transfer from your hotel in vibrant Dubai brings you into the desert for a magical experience at a traditional open-air Arabic restaurant. Situated inside the enchanting, fortress-like Bab Al Shams Hotel & Resort, you’ll enjoy an extensive buffet with live cooking stations featuring fine Arabic cuisine. With belly dancers, henna painters, falconry demonstrations and camel rides, this unforgettable evening brings to life the Arabian legends of your imagination!
Day 3 – Thrill to a Desert Safari + Dinner
After a lavish buffet breakfast, this morning is yours to relax, explore at your own paces, or shop to your heart’s content. In the afternoon, you’ll head out for an unforgettable adventure in the desert… With our experienced professional driver in an air-conditioned 4x4 vehicle, you’ll venture across the undulating dunes outside of the city. Visit a camel farm and learn about the ancient nomadic traditions of the region. Then continue deeper into these desert landscapes to our enchanting campsite where you’ll be warmly greeted with Arabic coffee and sweet dates. Embark on a camel ride and enjoy some traditional folk dancing before a delicious barbecue dinner under the vast desert sky. Delight in the mesmerizing colors and slowly fading light as the sun dips below the horizon. Then as the stars begin to shine, enjoy some belly dancing before returning to your hotel in the city. Meals B+D
Day 4 – Dubai at Your Leisure
After breakfast, this entire day is yours to do as you wish. We also offer a variety of guided tours, activities and dining experiences to complement your stay:
+ Observation Deck at Burj Khalifa - $165
The world’s tallest building is a marvel of engineering, architecture and design – an elegant spire that stands apart in Dubai’s impressive 21st-century skyline! In a high-speed elevator traveling up to 32 feet per second, you’ll ascend to the 124th floor as a multi-media presentation reveals the history of Dubai and the marvel that is Burj Khalifa. Upon reaching the Observation Deck, you’ll find floor-to-ceiling windows that offer breathtaking 360° views of the city, desert and Arabian Gulf.
+ Abu Dhabi: Full Day Tour with Louvre + Lunch on Yas Island- $450
This privately guided excursion showcases the capital of the United Arab Emirates, starting with a tour of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, an architectural wonder topped with 80 white marble domes that are supported by 1,000 pillars and punctuated by graceful 350-foot tall minarets. Continue to Qasr Al Hosn, an imposing palace that traces its history to a simple 18th-century fort, and then drive past the spectacular Emirates Palace Hotel and along the waterfront Corniche to spend time at the colorful Date Market. On Yas Island, you’ll enjoy lunch and see the world-famous Formula 1 circuit and Ferrari World. Highlighting this day is your included entry to visit the Louvre Abu Dhabi that opened on Saadiyat Island at the end of 2017. Set in a striking waterfront building designed by French architect Jean Nouvel, this groundbreaking partnership with the Louvre in Paris includes the sharing of artwork and important temporary exhibits that will range from the ancient world to the modern era.
+ Afternoon Tea at the Burj Al Arab - $195
Blending elegant contemporary style with traditional Arabian motifs, the Sahn Eddar Lounge in the soaring atrium of the ultra-luxury Burj Al Arab Hotel is an exquisite setting for Afternoon Tea. Accompanied by live music and the mesmerizing water display, you’ll choose from an extensive menu of champagnes, cocktails and traditional teas. Delicate sandwiches, fresh scones and tempting pastries flavored with the spices, nuts and fruits of the Gulf region complement this wonderful experience. The dress for Afternoon Tea is Smart Casual.
+ Dinner at the Burj Al Arab - $274
Designed to resemble a billowing sail, the iconic Burj Al Arab towers more than 1,000 feet – dominating the Dubai Skyline! At night, this lavish luxury hotel is surrounded by a kaleidoscopic choreographed display of water and fire. Adjacent to the soaring atrium is an elegant restaurant celebrated for its outstanding Arabic cuisine. This elegant night on the town includes roundtrip transfers from your hotel. We also offer Lunch, High Tea or Cocktails at the Burj Al Arab.
Day 5 – Depart Dubai
After a final buffet breakfast, you’ll be chauffeured to the airport for your onward journey. With our exclusive Concierge Departure Services, our experienced staff will assist you through all immigration and security procedures. You’ll then be personally escorted all the way to your boarding gate. Meals B