Other departures: Manchester - £1259, Birmingham - £1245, London Gatwick - £1189, Glasgow - £1259, Edinburgh - £1259, George Belfast City - £1079, Bristol - £1085, Norwich - £1005, Newcastle - £1259
Alternate Departures Dates: 2 Jan 2021 - 25 Jan 2021, 30 Jan 2021 - 14 Feb 2021, 20 Feb 2021 - 17 Mar 2021
Day 1: Arrive in Dubai
Arrival at Dubai International Airport. Transfer to preferred hotel.
Overnight at preferred hotel or similar Day 2: Dubai City Tour - EXPO (Breakfast at the Hotel)
Classic Dubai City Tour:
This fascinating tour takes you through the ancient and traditional part of the city. On the way to the old centre of Dubai, there is a photo stop at the Palace of the Ruler of Dubai-Sheikh Mohammed. Next, you will visit Dubai Museum housed in the 150-years old Al Fahidi Fort, where you can find traditional artefacts that resemble Dubai's connection with trading and pearl diving activities. Following, a ride in the local water taxi, called Abra, takes you across Dubai Creek. You will get to enjoy the waterfront from the sea, and head to the peculiar Deira district where the souk nests. Here you will be amazed by the aromatic spice souk and the exquisite gold jewellery that you can find.
Clients will be dropped back to the hotel after the tour. Evening Visit To Expo 2020:
The fun doesn't stop at sundown. Once evening arrives, pyrotechnics displays, and concerts are among the entertainment to keep you enthralled into the early hours. There’ll always be something to get excited about, with a jam-packed programme of live performances including world-famous stars, comedy greats, local talents and touring attractions. The hotel is closer to the metro station and we strongly recommend using the public transportation for ease of access and to avoid traffic.
Clients have the option to book private transfer upon request with additional charges.
Overnight at preferred hotel or similar Day 3: EXPO - Dune Dinner Safari (Breakfast at the Hotel)
Morning Visit To Expo 2020:
With Cool cultural experiences to suit any taste, Digital theatre and dance routines, acrobats and poetry slams, fashion shows and roaming entertainers – enjoy cultural experiences from five continents that’ll excite your senses and touch your heart. The hotels offered within this program are close to the metro station and we strongly recommend using the public transportation for ease of access and to avoid traffic. However clients have the option to book private transfer upon request with additional charges. Dune Dinner Safari: (Operational Days: Daily Except Friday – Pick Up Time 15:30)
This tour takes you to the desert of Dubai, driving across beautiful sand dunes. From the high dunes, you witness the golden sunset as the sun sheds its blaze over the desert. The hustle and bustle of the city are far away and you can enjoy the peaceful silence and tranquillity around you. Mesmerized by the magnificent view, you move on to an enchanting Arabian night reaching the traditional Arabic camp. The BBQ dinner is served in a torch-lit environment, setting the right atmosphere for the talented belly dancer performing to the rhythm of Arabic music underneath a star-covered sky. You can also experiment with intricate henna tattoos as you comfortably relax in the Bedu tents, and can also choose to adventure on a short camel ride, or if you prefer trying the aromatic shisha.
Overnight at preferred hotel or similar Day 4: Abu Dhabi City Tour (Breakfast at the Hotel)
This tour offers an ideal introduction to the heritage and culture of Abu Dhabi city. Departing from our hotel in the morning we drive approximately 2 hours to reach Abu Dhabi, our first stop is the fascinating 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. After your mosque visit we will move to one of the most luxurious hotels in Abu Dhabi "Emirates Palace" for a photo stop. Continuing the drive to see the Heritage Village, here culture and traditions of the Emirate are reflected in recreated village scenes that provide a glimpse into the simple life and times before the discovery of oil. You can see mud-brick houses, a traditional mosque and a market. After the Heritage Village visit we pass through Al Muteena area, wealth in vibrant Abu Dhabi when going past exclusive residential neighbourhoods with villas, mansions and palaces. After that the clients will have leisure time at Marina mall.
Clients will be dropped back to the hotel after the tour.
Overnight at preferred hotel or similar Day 5: Full Day Expo Activities(Breakfast at the Hotel)
By uniting the best from every pillar, Expo 2020 Dubai will showcase the biggest and the best in a curated experience unlike anything else ever seen before. In 192 country pavilions, Expo 2020 will unveil the inventions, ideas and inspirations that will change the future for this planet as we know it. Jaw-dropping performers and artists will create spectacular shows, complimented by storytellers and innovators bringing the magic to life through parades and festivals. The world’s most celebrated chefs will craft dishes from all corners of the world using ingredients that will delight and surprise. The hotel is closer to the metro station and we strongly recommend using the public transportation for ease of access and to avoid traffic. However, clients have the option to book private transfer upon request with additional charges.
Overnight at preferred hotel or similar Day 6: Departure (Breakfast at the Hotel)
Departure at Dubai International Airport.