Day 1: Arrival at Dubai International Airport, Meet, Greet & Assist on arrival outside the airport by Orient Tours Airport Representative. Transfer from Dubai Airport to a City Hotel in Dubai. Day at Leisure or Optional Excursion in Dubai (choose from below options) Overnight at Golden Tulip Al Barsha Hotel or similar
Day 2: Breakfast at the hotel. Half day private Old & New Dubai Tour including At The Top, Burj Khalifa Your tour starts with a drive along the picturesque Jumeirah beach area, home to modern-day Palaces. Make a photo-stop at the iconic sail-shaped Burj Al Arab hotel, voted the World’s most luxurious. Next you drive onto Palm Jumeirah. Make a photo-stop near the US$1.5b Atlantis Resort, embodying the bold new face of this megalopolis. Continue along the coast for a drive around the world’s largest artificially created Dubai Marina. Your tour then takes you to Burj Khalifa Downtown district you visit Burj Khalifa. At 828 meters the tallest building in the world inspires awe like no other. A high-speed elevator ascends to the Observation Deck at 10 meters per second. As the doors open on Level 124, floor-to-ceiling glass walls provide breath-taking 360degree views of the city, desert and ocean sprawled beneath. After 30 minutes at leisure, descend to reality before returning. After this sensory overload and in complete contrast to the modern face of Dubai, you will drive next to Bastakiya area in the Old Quarter for a tantalizing glimpse of Dubai’s yesteryears. See the former merchant’s houses with their 'Barajeels' windtowers, the earliest form of air-conditioning. On your return, there is time to stroll at the most famous landmark of Dubai–the gold souk.
Afternoon Desert Safari with Barbecue Dinner (Seat-in-Basis) This tour departs in the afternoon across the desert with photo-stops during an exciting dune drive and a stop at a camel farm. The drive continues across the desert. Watch the beautiful sunset in the desert. Reach our campsite, where you have the opportunity to do camel riding, sand boarding and try out a henna design on hands or feet. Witness the traditional folk dance Tanoura that is sure to mesmerize you. After working up an appetite enjoy a delicious barbecue dinner and a shisha (the famous Arabic water pipe). Before returning, watch our belly dancer perform her show around the campfire by starlight. • Overnight at Golden Tulip Al Barsha Hotel or similar
Day 3: Breakfast at the hotel. Check-out & depart Full day private Northern Emirates Tour & Transfer This tour will take you to four of the seven Emirates. Ras Al Khaimah, Umm Al Quwain, Ajman and Sharjah will surprise you with their unique natural beauty. Our first destination is Sharjah, the cultural capital of the UAE. Your tour starts with a photo stop at King Faisal Mosque located in the heart of Sharjah. After an orientation of the city you visit the Heritage area with time to browse through the traditional Souk Al Arsa. Then continue to Ajman, the smallest Emirate where you will visit the beautifully restored Ajman Fort. You drive north along the coast to reach Umm Al Quwain. Make a photo-stop at the old Fort, a former seat of government and residence of the ruling family. En route to Ras Al Khaimah we stop at the camel race track for photos. Next photo-stop will be at Jazirat Al Hamra. This is the country’s last remaining traditionally built village and now an abandoned ghost-town. Drive then to the Emirate of Fujairah and stop for photo at Bidiyah Mosque, the oldest mosque in the UAE. • Arrive at your Hotel and Check-in • Rest of the evening is at Leisure • Overnight at Oceanic Hotel Khor Fakkan or similar
Day 4: Breakfast at Hotel. Check-out & depart Full Day Private Tour & Transfer Fujairah to Abu Dhabi Before departing to Abu Dhabi, stop at the renovated old Fort of Fujairah and also visit adjacent Fujairah museum to see its collection of old weapons, traditional costumes and artifacts excavated from nearby. Drive to Abu Dhabi, on arrival, the first destination is the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the world. Later take a trip to the newly developing Saadiyat Island where dreams are shaping into reality with a visit to the Manarat Al Saadiyat visitor centre, designed to bring the vision of the island alive. Watch as every chapter unfolds in The Saadiyat Story. Then proceed to the City Centre driving along the beautiful Corniche for a photo-stop at the Abu Dhabi Breakwater. After a final photo stop near the extravagant 6-star Emirates Palace Hotel check at your hotel in Abu Dhabi. • Rest of the evening at Leisure • Overnight at Ramada Corniche or similar
Day 5: Breakfast at Hotel • Day at Leisure or Optional Excursion in Abu Dhabi (choose from below options) • Overnight at Ramada Corniche or similar
Day 6: Breakfast at Hotel • Check-out and transfer to Dubai International Airport