Price at US$1,181 per person
based on Twin Sharing, minimum 2 people per reservation to join group
Fixed Tour Dates: November 16-20, 2018
Day to Day Itinerary:
Day 1: ARRIVAL DUBAI
Arrival in Dubai International Airport
Meet and transfer to hotel for check-in by 1500H
Day 2: Breakfast – Cultural Dubai City Tour + Miracle Garden Tour
After breakfast, group will proceed for Cultural City tour which takes us to a variety of interesting and popular attractions in Dubai.
We’ll stop for photo at the Jumeirah Mosque – a magnificent example of Islamic architecture, we then proceed to the Bastakia area – the oldest part of the city, where we’ll see the Wind Towers which served as air-conditioners in bygone days. Next we’ll visit the Dubai Museum housed in the 150-years old Al Fahidi Fort.
In the Museum, we will see interesting artefacts, which throw light on Dubai’s historical links with trading and the pearl diving. We then enjoy a ride across the famed Dubai creek in a local water taxi which is called “Abra” to see the bustling activities on the waterfront and move on to the Deira side of Dubai.
This will be followed by a visit to the aromatic Spice souq and the vast glittering Gold souq where you can buy exquisite gold jewellery at prices lower than in Europe.
*Note – Dubai Museum is closed on Friday Morning.
Lunch on own arrangement and expense
MIRACLE GARDEN TOUR: Approximately 100 million blooming flowers. With 55,00 visitors per week the Garden contains around 70 flower varieties at both Phases I and II and includes flower designs and structures and flower features at the Garden
Back to hotel
Day 3: Breakfast – Modern Dubai City + Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner at sharing desert campsite
After breakfast, depart from Hotel drive towards the Burj Al Arab (outside visit only), the luxury hotel built on a manmade island, where you will pause for photographs.
Appreciate one of our modern era’s most remarkable feats of engineering, Palm Island. Each settlement is in the shape of a palm tree, topped with a crescent, and has a large number of residential, leisure and entertainment centers including Atlantis the Palm.
Driving by the Dubai marina your journey will then continue Souk Al Bahar (market of the sailor), an Arabesque shopping mall and entertainment destination located in the heart of the prestigious Downtown Burj Khalifa, on the Old Town Island.
The cultural theme flows throughout, with boutique shops showcasing the Arabian heritage through a mix of authentic handicrafts, fashion wear, perfumes, carpets and furnishings
Lunch on own arrangement and expense. Back to hotel
Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner at sharing desert campsite. This safari gives us the opportunity to discover the desert within a few hours. On this tour we will experience the thrill of driving up and down golden yellow sand dunes in our 4WD vehicles. Driving over the high sand dunes, the route leads to our campsite, which is set in a serene enclave and especially decorated to give it an authentic Arabic ambience.
Here we relax in the clam and silence of the desert under the starlit sky, surrounded by majestic sand dunes, which seem to glow by the light of the setting sun.
A sumptuous Arabian style BBQ of various succulent fresh meats and salads will be served
Day 4: Breakfast – FULL DAY ABU DHABI TOUR + FERRARI WORLD
This tour offers an ideal introduction to the heritage and culture of Abu Dhabi city. Departing from the hotel drive to the Sheikh Zayed Mosque for an inside visit.
Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi is the largest mosque in the United Arab Emirates and the eighth largest mosque in the world. The Mosque is large enough to accommodate 40,000 worshippers. The main prayer hall can accommodate up to 9,000 worshippers. After your mosque visit group will visit the interesting highlights such as The Heritage Village & drive past the beautiful corniche and interesting sights around the city of Abu Dhabi.
Group will pass by Emirates Palace for a brief photo stop from outside. (Note: Lunch not included)
*Note – Entrance to Grand Mosque is closed on Friday Morning and can be visited after 4.30pm. Slip-on shoes are recommended for this tour. Respectful attire is recommended when going ashore in a Muslim country. Women visiting the mosque must cover their entire body with including their head with a scarf, leaving their hands and face exposed. Food, drinks and smoking are strictly prohibited at the mosque. Guests not following the dress code will not be allowed to enter the mosque. The mosque will not be providing the abayas.
Lunch and dinner on own arrangement
Emirates Palace Le CaféGlamorous by day and night, Le Café is shortlisted for “Best Café in Abu Dhabi” and “Best Afternoon Tea in Abu Dhabi” from year-to-year with its vast menu featuring exquisitely crafted delicacies and artisanal pastries and cakes complemented by coffee and herbal infusions from around the world.
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi Group will visit the Ferrari World Abu Dhabi which is the world’s largest indoor theme park, sitting under a roof designed in the style of a classic double-curve body shell of a Ferrari GT.
There is energy, excitement and passion for the entire family with over 20 rides and attractions, including the world’s fastest rollercoaster. Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is more than a theme park – it is the total Ferrari experience.
Theme park beyond compare, the whole family can enjoy the attractions together, with many containing educational elements woven into the fun. While some of the attractions are visually stunning and allow you to immerse yourself in the world of Ferrari and the beauty of Italy, others provide a more stimulating experience.
*F1 and GT simulators are not included in Ticket price and can be purchased directly at the ticket counters.
Day 5: Breakfast – Departure Transfer to Airport
- Manila-Dubai-Manila Air Ticket with 15kg baggage allowance, airport terminal fee and Philippine Travel Tax
- 4nites accommodation at Dubai Hotel with daily breakfast
- Return airport transfers
- Half Day Dubai City Tour
- Miracle Garden Entry
- Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner
- Full Day Abu Dhabi City Tour
- Ferrari World Entry
- Coffee/Tea Package at Le Cafe Emirates Palace
- Tourism Dirham fees
- English Speaking guide services
- Any tips or Porterage charges
- Personal Expenses
- Any items not mentioned in the program
- Clearly scanned bio-page passport
- Personal Expenses
- Clearly scanned passport size photo