Dubai Scenic View

DUBAI GOURMET (U.A.E.)

Rising from the desert like a shimmering mirage, Dubai continues to reinvent luxury and decadence, with an emerging food scene in hot pursuit.

Work up an appetite by exploring modern Dubai, heading high above the clouds to the top of the world at the observation deck of the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world. Gaze at mesmerizing aquatic life of the in-house aquarium at the Dubai Mall, one of the world’s largest malls. Regale in “High Tea” at the Burj Al Arab, the world’s only 6-star hotel, as the glittering waters of the Arabian Sea illuminate the man-made Palm Jumeirah island.

Study professional sushi making techniques at luxurious NOBU restaurant at Atlantis, The Palm. Delight in a curated day in neighboring Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates and dine on gastronomical delights at exclusive culinary hotspots.

Enjoy a personalized luxurious vacation that best suits your needs, developed by one of our experienced destination experts. Relax during your trip with our 24/7 support and expert local guidance.

5 days from
$9,750 per person*

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  • Sample exclusive fine dining options.
  • Learn how to roll sushi like an expert.
  • Enjoy a spectacular dinner on a private yacht.
  • Private guided city tours of Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
  • Featuring the luxurious and exclusive 6-star Burj Al Arab hotel.

Overview

DAY 1
  • Airport Meet & Greet (Gold) - Assistant
  • Private Transfer - Airport - Vehicle/Driver
  • Check in at the Burj Al Arab - Deluxe One-Bedroom Suite
DAY 2
  • Private Tour - Full Day Modern Dubai with High Tea in Burj Al Arab and Burj Khalifa Experience - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
  • Dinner Reservation with Transfers - Vehicle/Driver
  • At.mosphere Restaurant at Burj Khalifa
DAY 3
  • At Leisure - Relax or Explore
  • Private Tour - 1/2 Day Afternoon Platinum Dinner Safari (Private Vehicle) (4 hrs) - Vehicle/Driver-Guide
DAY 4
  • Private Tour - Full Day Magical Abu Dhabi with Lunch at Emirates Palace Hotel (8 hrs) - Vehicle/Guide/Driver
  • Private Tour - Yacht Dinner Experience (3hrs) - Yacht/Crew
DAY 5
  • At Leisure - Relax before your evening departure
  • Private Transfer - Airport - Vehicle/Driver

Detailed Itinerary

DAY 1: DUBAI

For your added comfort, an English-speaking assistant will be waiting for you at the arrival gate holding a sign with your name on it. You will be assisted through immigration, airport security, and a dedicated fast track counter. Porter service is provided at the luggage belt area only. You will also receive a voucher for access to the Marhaba departure lounge at this time.

A private vehicle with driver will provide a transfer between the airport and hotel.

Accommodation: Burj Al Arab (B) (Deluxe One-Bedroom Suite)

The distinctive sail-shaped silhouette of Burj Al Arab Jumeirah is more than just a stunning hotel, it is a symbol of modern Dubai. Yet for all the wonder this stunning structure provides when guests finally see it in person, it is the service within that really makes the Burj Al Arab Jumeirah so extraordinary. Repeatedly voted the world's most luxurious hotel, this magnificent destination offers guests the finest service and facilities throughout – right down to an optional chauffeur-driven Rolls-Royce. Burj Al Arab Jumeirah suite-only accommodation offers discreet check-in within the guestrooms, a private reception on every floor and a host of personal butlers, each a warm messenger of the unparalleled hospitality. The world’s largest brigade of butlers are available 24 hours.

DAY 2: DUBAI

A private vehicle will pick you up from your hotel for this private tour of Dubai. Modern Dubai offers visitors a diverse experience from the unforgettable charm of traditional souks to inspiring modern skyscrapers. Your day begins with a visit to The Dubai Mall, one of the World’s largest shopping centers located next to the iconic Burj Khalifa. Here, you will visit the world-class Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo and experience the exotic wonders of aquatic life first-hand. Be treated to an exceptional underwater adventure as you meet eye to-eye with sharks, stingrays and other species of fish in their natural habitat. The tour continues with a visit to the World’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa. Begin your vertical ascent to the observation deck in a high-speed elevator, traveling at 10 meters per second. As the doors open, floor-to-ceiling glass walls provide a breath-taking unobstructed 360-degree view of the city, desert and ocean. Following this exciting visit, you will drive towards Dubai Marina district, which offers an exclusive environment for living, leisure and business, only to be followed by the world`s largest man-made island, that has captured the world's imagination with its magnificent scale and ingenuity, called The Palm Jumeirah. A brief photo stop opposite the luxurious Atlantis The Palm Hotel a magnificent, oceanic tribute to a mythological age, will impress all. To conclude this unforgettable tour, cap the day with a “High Tea” at the only 7-star, world famous hotel, Burj Al Arab. Designed to resemble a billowing sail, this architectural marvel soars to a height of 321 meters, dominating the Dubai Jumeirah skyline. Upon the conclusion of the tour, settle in for a private transfer back to your hotel.

This evening, enjoy a meal in Dubai – one of the world’s top destinations for fine dining.

Reservations will be arranged in advance and round-trip private transfers are also provided. Your meal is not included and will be paid for on location. Reservations are confirmed at the time of tour booking and are subject to availability.

Gaze upon the breathtaking views of the Arabian Gulf and experience the opulence of Dubai as you dine at the highest restaurant on earth – At.mosphere – soaring 1450 feet from the ground on Level 122 of Burj Khalifa. Sample the gastronomical delights of an exclusive menu featuring ingredients sourced from around the world. Your meal is à la carte and not included.

Accommodation: Burj Al Arab (B) (Deluxe One-Bedroom Suite)

DAY 3: DUBAI

Enjoy time at leisure to explore at your own pace, or relax at your hotel.

You are cordially invited for a fine dining experience under the stars inside a Royal desert retreat on this ultimate Luxury Desert Safari. Your chariot is the luxurious Range Rover, the off-road vehicle of choice of royalty, the rich and famous. Your expert Desert Safari Guide will lead you on a gentle journey through the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve in search of exotic native wildlife. A delectable dinner at your secluded private set-up nestled inside the exclusive grounds of the Royal desert retreat awaits you. Your six course dinner is served on a table made out of an antique Arabic wooden door and sits beside your private Majlis, complete with silk carpets and soft, fluffy cushions where you can relax by your bon-fire. Unwind under the stars in this once in a lifetime experience that only a privileged few will be lucky enough to have.

Accommodation: Burj Al Arab (B) (Deluxe One-Bedroom Suite)

DAY 4: DUBAI

Meet your private driver and guide to embark on a full day tour of Abu Dhabi. The capital city of UAE is a gem to discover. Spend your day wandering around the city’s cultural landmarks and taking in its mesmerizing skyline. Upon arrival in Abu Dhabi, start your adventure with a visit to the Yas Island where you will get a chance to take photographs of the iconic Ferrari World. Next, sneak a peek into the relaxed modern city life in Abu Dhabi as you are driven to the heart of the city along the Corniche with its beautifully developed public spaces. Your day continues with a visit to the Heritage Village, a living exhibit of a traditional oasis village where you will get an opportunity to witness the desert way of life. Now that you have worked up your appetite, transfer to the grandiose Emirates Palace for lunch and get a taste of its award-winning, world-class cuisine. After lunch, enjoy a tour of the splendid Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. Delve into the architectural and spiritual majesty of this monument as you discover its splendor with your expert private guide. End your day with a private transfer back to your hotel in Dubai.

Relax on a luxury private yacht cruise along the Dubai coast while you will enjoy a la carte dinner with non-alcoholic beverages. Admire stunning views of landmarks such as the Burj Al-Arab and Atlantis The Palm from the sea, accompanied by a professional crew attending to your needs. This is truly a unique experience! Tour includes roundtrip private transfer from hotel, 2 hour cruising time and dinner.

Accommodation: Burj Al Arab (B) (Deluxe One-Bedroom Suite)

DAY 5: DUBAI

Private vehicle with driver will provide a transfer between the airport and hotel.
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BURJ AL ARAB

The distinctive sail-shaped silhouette of Burj Al Arab Jumeirah is more than just a stunning hotel, it is a symbol of modern Dubai. Yet for all the wonder this stunning structure provides when guests finally see it in person, it is the service within that really makes the Burj Al Arab Jumeirah so extraordinary. Repeatedly voted the world's most luxurious hotel, this magnificent destination offers guests the finest service and facilities throughout – right down to an optional chauffeur-driven Rolls-Royce. Burj Al Arab Jumeirah suite-only accommodation offers discreet check-in within the guestrooms, a private reception on every floor and a host of personal butlers, each a warm messenger of the unparalleled hospitality. The world’s largest brigade of butlers are available 24 hours.

THE RETREAT PALM DUBAI

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WALDORF ASTORIA DUBAI

A haven within the vibrant city of Dubai, the Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah boasts a private soft-sanded beach, six distinct restaurants and lounges and elegant sea-facing guest rooms and suites.Situated on the iconic Palm Jumeirah island, this Waldorf Astoria resort promises all the amenities for a relaxing getaway.

Trip Terms & Conditions

  • Your deposit is due immediately on booking (30% of program price, minimum $350). The balance is due 90 days prior to departure.
  • Cancellations of confirmed bookings 90 days or more prior to departure will receive full refund minus a $350 (per person) administrative fee and any non-refundable paid fees (e.g. non-refundable airfare, cruise or hotel deposits). 60-89 days will be subject to loss of 30% of program price. 30-59 days will be subject to loss of 50% of program price. 29 days or less will be subject to loss of 100% of program price.
  • Tour quotes do not include airfare to/from the trip start point unless noted on the itinerary
  • Cost increases in currency exchange, government fees, taxes, surcharges or hotel/lodge tariff increases between quote date and start date are payable by the client.
  • Availability cannot be guaranteed until booked. We will exercise best efforts to book hotels per the itinerary, however, in busy seasons and with client bookings made within 90 days of tour date we may be forced to offer substitutes.
  • Payment of the program price constitutes your acceptance of the terms and conditions set out at www.kensingtontours.com/terms-and-conditions
  • Living Standards and practices at destination may differ from those in North America with respect to provisions of utilities, services and accommodation.
  • * USD per person, double occupancy. Custom designed personal tour. Prices subject to change.
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