Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, sits off the mainland on an island in the Persian Gulf. Its focus on oil exports and commerce is reflected by the skyline’s modern towers and shopping mega centers such as Abu Dhabi and Marina malls. Beneath white-marble domes, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque features an immense Persian carpet, crystal chandeliers and capacity for 41,000 worshipers.
Capital: Abu Dhabi; 630,000 (2006 estimate)
Area: 67,340 square kilometers (26,000 square miles)
Language: Arabic, English (widely used)
Religion: Sunni and Shiite Muslim
Currency: Emirati dirham
GDP per Capita: US $54,000 (2007 data)
Day 1 - Arrival in Abu Dhabi : City Orientation tour with Grand Mosque Visit -Except Friday
On your arrival in Abu Dhabi, you will be transferred to your hotel by our representative. Check-in at the hotel, relax and transfer for Abu Dhabi city tour-the largest of the seven Emirates and the Federal capital of the United Arab Emirates. A well planned modern city with several high-rise buildings, impressive palaces, beautiful corniches and architectural mosques. Visit Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque the most imposing religious and national landmark in Abu Dhabi to date. Then a panoramic tour of the Emirates Palace, President's Palace, the Old Fort, built in the late 19th century, making it the oldest buildings in town. After complete Abu Dhabi City Tour, you are driven back to your hotel in Abu Dhabi for your overnight stay.
Day 2 - Ferrari World (Bronze Ticket ) & Yas Waterworld
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed for Ferrari World theme park & Yas Waterworld combo day pass. Ferrari World: Covering an area in excess of 2 lakh sq m, it is the biggest indoor theme park in the world. Enjoy a range of thrilling rides, slides, and attractions. One of the main attractions is the Formula Rossa. At speeds of almost 240 kmph, it is the fastest roller coaster in the world. Yas Waterworld: features a range of thrilling rides, slides, and attractions, including 4 one-of- a-kinds unlike anything seen in other water parks. The park's theme is based on the story of Dana, a young Emirati girl in search of a legendary pearl that once brought prosperity to her village. Building on regional legends, the park weaves the history and myths of the United Arab Emirates for a thrilling day out for the whole family. At the evening back to your hotel for your overnight stay.
Day 3 – Abu Dhabi - Dubai: Dhow Cruise
After Breakfast. Check out from the hotel and drive to Dubai. Check-in at the hotel, relax and In the evening you will proceed for a Dhow cruise on the Dubai Creek. Dhows are traditional Arabic sailboats that have remained virtually unchanged for centuries. The cruise offers a very different sight of Dubai. On one side is Deira, which was, for all practical purposes, the entire city of Dubai till the 1990's. On the other side is the modern Dubai with its wide roads and ultra-tall skyscrapers. Dinner (buffet) will be on board the dhow. After the dinner and cruise you will be free to retire to the hotel.
Day 4 - Half-day City Tour & The Desert Safari Experience
After a filling breakfast you will embark on a half day tour of the city. The tour takes you to the Bur Dubai Creek, Spice market. You can stop for a photo-Stop with the Burj al-Arab, the world's only 7 star hotel. From here you head off to the man made Palm Island and its crowning glory, the Atlantis the Palm Hotel. The high point of the tour is definitely the spotlessly white Jumeirah Mosque. Please note that you should not wear shorts, back and arms should be covered and women need to cover their heads with a headscarf. In this tour you will also visit old Arabian houses with their traditional architecture. In the afternoon, you begin your Desert Safari. You are transported to the desert. Sit back and enjoy how the vehicles climb the sand dunes effortlessly. Dune-bashing, if you will! Watch the sun go down over the horizon from atop the highest sand dune. The orange sunset also makes the perfect backdrop for many memorable family photographs. If the swanky vehicle seems too modern, take a camel ride. You can also indulge in a spot of henna design and sheesha. A barbecue dinner will be served under a starlit Arabian sky while a belly dancer entertains you with her sultry moves. As the wonderful evening comes to an end, you are transported back to your hotel for the night.
Day 5 - Depart from Dubai
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel. You will be transferred to the airport to board your flight back home.
- 02 Nights Stay with Breakfast at Hotel in Abu Dhabi (03 Star, 04 Star or 5 Star)
- 02 Nights Stay with Breakfast at Hotel in Dubai (03 Star, 04 Star or 5 Star)
- Return Airport Private Transfers
- Inter city Private transfer
- Half Day Dubai City Tour
- Desert Safari with BBQ dinner, belly dance, tanoora show and many more activities
- Dhow Cruise Dinner
- All tours & transfer on Seat in Coach Basis
- Inclusive of All Taxes Except Tourism Dirham; guest has to pay the same on time of check in or either at the time of check out.
- International Air fare
- Airport taxes
- Government service tax
- Meals at hotels except those listed in above inclusions
- Travel insurance
- Expenses of personal nature such as tipping, porters, laundry etc
- Any Other services not mentioned above
- 4.50% GST