Your weeklong adventure in the United Arab Emirates features a private city tour and a delightful desert jeep adventure, culminating in an al fresco Bedouin feast under the brilliant desert stars. A special highlight of your stay: you will enjoy the magnificent DUBAI WORLD EXPO for three full days: a 3 day entrance pass and Expo transfers are included in your package.
Daily departures by private vehicle and English speaking driver guide.
Tour length: 7 Days
Land from: $1,995 per person
Dubai is a city of incredible marvels, a destination where everything is possible and a cosmopolitan hub where sky is never the limit. Among city’s key tourist attractions include the world’s tallest tower, the Burj Khalifa; the world’s most luxurious hotel, the Burj Al Arab; and world’s largest man-made island, the Palm.
From well-appointed hotel accommodations and thought-provoking sightseeing tours that showcase the UAE’s natural splendor and intriguing culture to fun-filled theme parks and desert activities, bargain shopping and luxurious fine dining experiences – all these have made Dubai a favorite and sought-after destination for travelers all year round.
The much-anticipated Dubai World Expo is slated to open in October 2021. Hundreds of pavilions will feature interactive exhibits, live entertainment, memorable meeting spaces, quirky hangouts and exotic cuisine. The sheer size of the Expo, coupled with mind-bending technological displays, culinary wonders and artistic expressions will surely make this year’s world Expo the most fantastic one ever staged.
Day 1 Dubai (6 Nights)
Upon arrival in Dubai you will enjoy a VIP Meet and Greet at your arrival gate and a welcome packet from a Great Safaris representative. You will be assisted through Customs and Immigration, on the Fast Track, and then escorted to the luggage carousel. Your transfer driver will be waiting outside the terminal to whisk you to your reserved hotel.
Day 2 Dubai
After breakfast, your tour starts at Bastakiya, one of the oldest neighborhoods of Dubai, and discover the well-preserved cultural treasures of the city for the rest of the tour. Learn about the 19th century life in Dubai as you weave through the alleys of the Al Fahidi Historical District and visit the Dubai Museum.
Board an Abra, a traditional water taxi that ferried the locals across the Dubai Creek and explore the gold and spice souk. Stop by the city’s most photographed mosque, the Jumeirah Mosque followed by a photo opportunity at the Jumeirah Beach with the iconic Burj Al Arab in the background. The afternoon is at leisure.
Day 3 Dubai
Indulge yourself with shopping in the morning before heading out shortly after midday to the desert. The vintage route is a great way to explore the desert and its rich wildlife in the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve. Excellent photo opportunities of a falconry display, cultural entertainment complimented by an exhibition of traditional Arabic coffee- and bread-making.
Conclude the day with a luxury dinner under the desert stars before your transfer back to the hotel appreciating the contrast of the open desert and skyscraping city.
Days 4, 5 & 6 Dubai Expo
Each of these days are set aside for your exploration of the Dubai Expo. After breakfasting at the hotel, you will be transferred to the bustling EXPO site. Your 3 days pass will grant you unlimited access to the EXPO grounds, where can explore the international pavilions of your choosing and immerse yourself in the wonders created by over 190 participating nations.
Day 7 Dubai – Departure
Enjoy a final breakfast at your hotel, then meet your driver for the private transfer to the Dubai International Airport.