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THE ROAD OF 3 CITIES

5 days / 4 nights

Included in the tour:
4 nights accommodation at hotel of your choice
Daily breakfast
Half day Dubai City Tour
Evening Desert Safari with BBQ dinner
Half day Sharjah/Ajman City Tour
Evening Dhow Cruise & Dinner
All entrance fees related to above tours
Return Airport/hotel transfers in Dubai

ITINERARY

DAY 1: Arrival
Arrive into the cosmopolitan city of Dubai, at the airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel for a 4-nights stay.

DAY 2: Dubai City Tour & Desert Safari [B, D]
This morning, we depart for a Dubai City Tour. This panoramic tour takes you to see some of Dubai’s beautiful landmarks, starting with a photo-stop at the ‘Burj Al Arab’ the 7-star world tallest hotel. Driving past some of the sheikh’s palaces towards the next halt at the impressive Jumeira Mosque where you can see beautiful Islamic architecture. Following the historical tour you will travel to the heart of the city where you will drive onwards to Bastakiya, where you get a chance to take photos of wind-towered houses, built in the old days by rich merchants, and then visit Dubai’s Museum at Al Fahidi Fort where archeological artifacts and Dubai’s traditional lifestyle are preserved. After the museum tour, continue on foot through the colorful textile market. Proceed onwards for an ‘Abra’ crossing – trip on the local water taxi across the creek to the Gold and Spice Souq. Late afternoon we depart for an unforgettable experience: a promise of beautiful photographic scenery and a truly rare experience waits while you watch the sunset over the horizon; driving on four wheel drive vehicles for a thrilling desert drive through huge golden sand dunes, deep into the heart of the desert. A photo halt at a camel farm and the fabulous view of the sun setting over the desert dunes are some of the memories you will cherish from the desert drive. Arrive at the desert camp, where a traditional Arabian welcome awaits each of you. Enjoy the true Arabian ambiance, at this typical Bedouin campsite, with traditional Arabian carpets, low tables and cushions for comfortable seating. At the desert camp, experience the camel ride, henna painting, try Arabic costumes or simply enjoy the aromatic Sheesha. Enjoy the splendid buffet dinner with a wide variety of barbecue meats, salads, main-course and deserts. The climax of the evening is the stunning performance under the star-lit sky by the exotic belly dancer. Back to your hotel for overnight.

DAY 3: Sharjah/Ajman Tour [B]
This morning, we visit the two neighboring Emirates of Ajman, and Sharjah famed for the location of the start of the Dubai Rally and Sharjah Cricket Trophy. The tour begins with a visit to the Ajman Museum. We then drive past Ajman Beach and the beautiful corniche. The tour continues onward to Sharjah, ,with a photo halt at the cultural roundabout and thereafter proceed to the Al Majarrah Souq. Next halt to visit Bait Al Naboodah, the Al Naboodah family house, been converted into the heritage museum. We continue on to Al Hisn Fort, the traditional residence of the ruling family of Sharjah. Sheikh Sultan bin Saqr Al Qassimi. Visit the nearby Souq Al Arsah (Courtyard Souq) is one of the oldest popular souqs in the UAE. We then take a tour of the fish market to see the catch of the day. Continue to Central Market, well known as the Blue souq. Opposite the Souk stands the majestic King Faisal Mosque and the Pearl Monument, symbol of the UAE Federation. Back to Dubai, afternoon free at leisure.

DAY 4: Shopping & Dhow Cruise [B, D]
Free day for shopping, at 19.30 we depart hotel for a relaxing and enjoyable evening cruise along the Dubai Creek on the traditional wooden “Dhow”. Sparkling city lights and illuminated buildings glitter in front of your eyes as the Arabian breeze clothes you with warmness. As a good blend of Arabic and International music soothes your ears, a sumptuous buffet dinner with a wide array of continental and oriental dishes, along with an excellent selection of beverages is available. Back to your hotel for overnight.

DAY 5: Departure [B]
Transfer to airport for departure.

Cost of Package:
Prices from US $490/- per person including 4 nights accommodation in double occupancy at a 2 star hotel in Dubai, Daily breakfast, Half day Dubai City Tour, Evening Desert Safari with BBQ dinner, Half day Sharjah/Ajman City Tour, Evening Dhow Cruise & Dinner, All entrance fees related to above tours and return Airport/hotel transfers in Dubai

Not included: International airfares, other meals, hotel extras (telephone, mini bar, etc.), tips, visa procurement and any other items not mentioned above.

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