EMIRATES & THE DESERT

Visited Countries: United Arab Emirates

This ideal itinerary combines Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and its desert. You will have the opportunity to stay at the Arabian Nights Village, with its unique design. It will allow you to experience all the mystical and timeless beauty of the desert and learn about different aspects of the region’s traditions and Abu Dhabi’s ancestral way of life. Approaching the village is a unexpected, pleasant surprise after passing through a gigantic valley of dunes. You will be invited to enter a picturesque courtyard with two traditional watch towers and will have the opportunity to enjoy desert activities.

 
Updated February 8, 2021.

day 1
DUBAI – ARRIVAL

Arrival at Dubai airport. Welcome and transfer to your hotel for the next 5 nights. Day at leisure.

day 2
DUBAI

Morning at leisure. Afternoon departure for a half day city tour of Dubai with its historic sites and its lively cosmopolitan life. Explore the Jumeirah district and beach with a photo stop near the iconic sail shaped Burj Al Arab Hotel, the picturesque palace, and the residential area of Dubai. Continue to Al Bastakiya, the Fort of Al Fahidi. Take a water taxi (Abra) to the spice souk and Dubai’s most famous landmark : The Gold Souq. (B)

day 3 to 5
DUBAI

Days at leisure to explore Dubai with its largest shopping centers and tallest buildings and fall in love with its cosmopolitan cuisines and lively nightlife (B)

day 6
DUBAI – ABU DHABI: THE DESERT

Transfer to Abu Dhabi and its desert camp for an evening under the stars filled with activities and entertainment. Your accommodation for the night including a BBQ dinner. (B, D)

day 7
ABU DHABI

This morning take advantage of the camp’s activities before your transfer to your hotel in the heart of Abu Dhabi for the next 4 nights. Day at leisure. (B)

day 8
ABU DHABI

Half day morning tour of Abu Dhabi, including the Sheikh Zayed Mosque, famous as being one of the largest in the world. You will discover the center, the Heritage village and continue along the Corniche, then to the island of Yas before a photo stop in front of the Ferrari theme park, the first of its kind. (B)

day 9 & 10
ABU DHABI

Days at leisure to explore Abu Dhabi or enjoy the different activities offered at your hotel. (B)

day 11
ABU DHABI – DUBAI – DEPARTURE

Unfortunately, your ideal journey comes to an end. You will be transferred to the airport of Dubai. (B)

B BREAKFAST / L LUNCH / D DINNER

More information about Tour EMIRATES & THE DESERT

Departure Dates

Price per person, $CDN, based on 2 people/room Prices subject to change
Dates Airline Lowest Price Notes Regular Price Details
05 jan. to 30 sept. 2021 land portion 2449 $

Double occupancy

2449 $ View details
05 jan. to 30 sept. 2021 land portion 4549 $

Single occupancy

4549 $ View details

DAILY DEPARTURES
SUPPLEMENT ON REQUEST : MAY 10 TO 20, JULY 18 TO 23 SOME ADDITIONAL SEASONAL SUPPLEMENTS MAY APPLY

Our prices include :

  • 5 nights accommodation in Dubai in a superior room at Grand Millennium Dubai 5 stars hotel
  • 1 night accommodation in the desert in a superior room at the Arabian Nights Village 5 stars
  • 4 nights accommodation in Abu Dhabi in a deluxe room at the Royal Rose 5 stars hotel
  • 11 meals : 10 breakfasts & 1 BBQ dinner in the desert
  • 2 half day English group excursions
  • Activities & entertainment at the desert hotel
  • Group transfers with English assistance

Our prices does not include :

  • International flights
  • Local tax of $ 6 US per room, per night payable at the hotels
  • Meals and drinks not mentioned
  • Optional excursions
  • Tips to guides, drivers and hotel staff

OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS :

PRICE PER PERSON, $ CAD – English group

Minimum 2 participants ** Private excursion with English speaking guide † Group excursion with English speaking guide

  • Full day of Abu Dhabi - Visit the mosque of Sheikh Zayed one of the largest in the world, Heritage Village, the Corniche, Saadiyat Island and a photo stop near the Ferrari Theme Park. †$ 65
  • East Coast excursion - The tour starts with the Oasis town of Al Dhaid de Masafi and the Village of Dibba with its small port. Lunch is included. Free time for a swim at a local seaside resort. The tour continues with the visit of the Al Badiyah, Mosque, the old fort of Fujairah and the verdant oasis of Bithnah. (L) † †$ 110
  • Miracle Garden & Global Village - 150 million flowers are arranged in arches and colorful patterns at the Miracle Garden. Global Village combines the cultures of 90 countries around the world in one place. **$ 155
  • At the Top Burj Khalifa Tour - Located on level 124 of the tallest tower in the world, this observatory is definitely a must visit. **$ 210