The Magic of Dubai
(8 days / 7 nights)
Meeting and assistance at Dubai airport by Adonis representative, transfer to hotel.
Dubai is the main tourist destination in the Middle East. The tour takes you to the magnificent view of Dubai Creek, passing through the Bastakiya heritage area, with its fascinating houses built by the wealthy by wind towers, and then continues to the 225-year-old Al Fahidi Fort, where you find the Dubai Museum. Precious archives of the city’s past, as well as chronicles of its stages of development. You will then board an Abra, a traditional boat, to cross the stream and visit the Spice Market and the Gold Souk. On the way to Burj Al Arab, the world’s most luxurious hotel, you will have the opportunity to stop for a session photo next to the Jumeirah Mosque, an architectural landmark of Dubai.
Modern Dubai: Starting with the visit to Dubai Marina, which offers an exclusive environment for life, leisure and business, you head to the Palm Jumeirah, a man-made island that has captured the imagination of the world with its magnificent scale and ingenuity. a photo stop in front of the luxurious Atlantis the Palm hotel, home to sunken water chambers, submerged ruins ,. Then Souk Madinat Jumeirah, a colorful and vibrant market in an Arab city. Your unforgettable tour will end at the tallest building in the world, Burj Khalifa (photo stop), located right next to the Dubai Mall, one of the largest malls in the world.
Optional: Creek Dhow Cruise with buffet dinner.
A dinner with dinner in a wonderful wooden dhow built in a traditional way but with all the comforts included, is a romantic way to spend the night. Cruise down the moonlit stream as you gaze out over the brilliantly lit horizon. Enjoy a sumptuous buffet dinner served with a taste of local delicacies.
Departure to Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, the journey begins in Dubai, where you will pass through the world’s largest man-made port in Jebel Ali and continue for two hours by car to Abu Dhabi, external visit of Ferrari World, the majestic Great Mosque, which is one of the largest mosques in the world. Then, you will pass through the heart of the city, where you can see the famous Union Square, which houses symbolic themes inspired by the customs of the country. After a stroll along the Corniche, make a photo stop at the Emirates Palace and then visit the Heritage Village, specially designed by HH Sheikh Zayed Ben Sultan al Nahyan, as a reminder of the past for the younger generation. Enjoy shopping at Abu Dhabi Marina Mall, home to a variety of luxury boutiques and souvenir shops returning to Dubai.
Optional Afternoon Tour Desert Jeep Safari with BBQ Dinner Experience the thrill of a lifetime with a roller coaster ride in the sand dunes. Our safari gives you the opportunity to see the golden sand dunes of Arabia in 4-wheelers. During the trip, you will stop at the highest sand dune to watch the beautiful sunset and refresh yourself with a mineral water. Continue driving to an authentic Bedouin camp in the heart of the desert, where you can enjoy a henna design, local dresses, soft drinks, water, tea or coffee. Try your camel rides and try the Hubbly Bubbly (water tube). Adding to the atmosphere of the night.
Departure to the city of Al Ain. The charming desert oasis was originally known as a stop on a caravan trail, but today it is a university town and agricultural center. Known as the “Garden City”, visiting Hili Gardens to see archaeological excavations dating back more than 5000 years, proceed to the Al Ain Palace Museum, an ancient fortress that was the residence of the late ruler Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan. then proceed to the Al Ain National Museum, which provides an overview of the country’s traditions and culture. Later you will have the pleasure of seeing the camels up close. These unique animals have accompanied the Bedouins throughout the years, but today they have immense social and economic value in the region, as well as a reliable source of food and milk. Before returning to Dubai, stop at Jahili Fort.
Optional: Full-Day Dhow Cruise with Lunch to Musandam (Oman)
Cruise to Khor Sham with the traditional Omani Dhow in blue water through a majestic fjord (Khor). Surrounded by spectacular mountains and serene remote white sand beaches. At the entrance of Fjord our guest enjoy the dolphin show, the Dhow will anchor Telegraph Island and Seebi Island. During the cruise, guests will enjoy swimming and snorkeling in pristine waters teeming with colorful fish, free snorkeling, and life jackets. The price includes lunch, soft drinks, fresh fruits, coffee and tea on board.
Departure to Sharjah, the “Pearl of the Gulf” to visit the King Faisal Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the Emirates. You will visit the renovated Fort of Sharjah, the former residence of the ruling family built in 1820. Then you will pass the adjacent souk “Al Arsa”. And then, there is time to stroll and shop at the “Al Markazi” souk, a treasure trove of rugs, jewelry and handicrafts. Proceed to Ajman to visit the museum house in the renovated Fort of Ajman, continue to the souk and return to Dubai. Free afternoon free time.
Optional: Creek Dhow Cruise with Buffet dinner.
A dinner in a wonderful wooden dhow built in a traditional way but with all the comforts included, is a romantic way to spend the night. Cruise down the moonlit stream as you gaze out over the brilliantly lit horizon. Enjoy a sumptuous buffet dinner served with a taste of local delicacies.
Transfert to Dubai Airport.