Take a tour of the Burj Khalifa and cruise Dubai’s harbor on an amazing dinner cruise.
Wander the souks of Bastakia, and sample some of the best local eats.
Head into the desert and fly with falcons on a hot air balloon ride.
Explore the sights of Abu Dhabi, including the enormous Sheikh Zayed Mosque.
Stay in a handpicked selection of premium accommodations.
Itinerary at a Glance
DUBAI Get In and Get Some Rest
Airport Meet & Greet
Private Airport Transfer
DUBAI Explore a City of Contrasts
Full Day Private Guide & Driver
Modern Dubai & Burj Khalifa Prime Experience (8 hrs) – Private Tour
DUBAI Explore with an Expert
Full Day Private Guide & Driver
Dubai Old City Tour (4 hrs) - Private
Tastes of Arabia (4 hrs) - Private Tour
DUBAI High in the Sky
Hot Air Balloon Falcon Flight (with Breakfast, 4.5 hrs) - Small Group
DUBAI TO ABU DHABI A Change of Scenery
Transfer - Private - Dubai - Abu Dhabi [2 hrs] - VIP Vehicle/Driver
Full Day Private Guide & Driver
Magical Abu Dhabi & Ferrari World (with Lunch, 8 hrs) - Private Tour
ABU DHABI A Sight To Behold
Louvre Abu Dhabi Tour (4 hrs) - Private
ABU DHABI TO DUBAI Bon Voyage
Transfer - Private - Abu Dhabi - Dubai [Airport] - Vehicle/Driver
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Get In and Get Some Rest
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 and driver will provide a transfer between the airport and hotel.
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Explore a City of Contrasts
Setting out with a private guide and driver, embark on a full day tour of Modern Dubai, immersing yourself in the ultra luxe and awe-inspiring delights of this state-of-the-art city’s modern core. At Jeremiah Beach, enjoy an uninterrupted view and photo opportunity of the iconic Burj Al Arab, an offshore sail-shaped beacon of Dubai. Continue to Palm Jumeirah where you’ll visit The View observation deck at the Palm Tower. From this elevated vantage point, admire incredible views over the world’s largest man-made island, uniquely engineered in the shape of a palm tree. Visit the stunning Museum of the Future, discovering interactive exhibits where you can see, touch, and shape our possible shared futures for a more hopeful tomorrow. At Dubai Mall, discover the scale one of the world’s largest shopping centers. Walk around and take in the sheer magnitude of this buzzing hotspot, while also having an opportunity to indulge in coveted luxury brands or epicurean delights. Your day culminates in an unforgettable late afternoon ascent to the top of the world’s tallest building, the towering and iconic Burj Khalifa. Witness the setting sun as you discover the Burj’s remarkable 124th-floor ‘At The Top’ observation deck, where floor-to-ceiling glass walls offer unparalleled 360-degree views over the city, desert and ocean. Conclude your day with a return transfer to your hotel, or opt to be dropped off at the Dubai Fountains for an opportunity to enjoy the majestic evening show independently. Please speak with your Destination Expert if you would like some restaurant recommendations near the fountains.
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Explore with an Expert
Set out with your private guide and driver for an enchanting half day tour exploring the historical beauty of Old Dubai. While Dubai is typically seen as an inspiring modern mega-city, the adjacent Old Quarter remains, whispering secrets from the past. Head to Bastakiya, one of the oldest neighborhoods of Dubai, where heritage and golden traditions come to light. Discover the city’s well preserved cultural surroundings as you weave through the alleys of the Al Fahidi historical district, spotting some of the old buildings dating back to the late 19th century, including traditional airflow mechanisms known as wind towers. Board an abra, the traditional equivalent of a water taxi, as you’re shuttled across the historical Dubai Creek. Step ashore and explore the enchanting gold and spice souks, offering delightful sensory experiences with scents, sounds, and colors abound. Wrap up your experience with a photo stop at the elegant Jumeirah Mosque, a classic architectural landmark with old Syrian and Egyptian influence.
With a private guide, embark on an extravagant food-hopping tour offering an unforgettable taste of various distinct Middle Eastern cuisines across Dubai. Bring your appetite, as your experience covers 5 authentic restaurants that include Egyptian, Emirati, Lebanese, Turkish and Omani specialties. Your first stop of the day is Khofo in Al Seef, where a selection of hot and cold Egyptian appetizers provides a perfect start to your foodie adventure. Next, head over to Al Fanfar for some Emirati specialties, which is followed by mouthwatering shawarma platter at Zaroob. For a taste of Turkey continue to O Doner and indulge in their delicious doner. Finally, enjoy a dessert at Al Harrasi, where Omani halwa is served.
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High in the Sky
A magnificent early morning small group experience awaits, as you take to the skies on a gentle hot air balloon ride, catching catch the rising sun at 4,000 feet above the desert dunes. Let the world’s most experienced hot air balloon pilots take you on a ride of a lifetime, while being dazzled by trained falcons. You'll be picked up at your hotel and transported in a shared SUV to the launch point before a safety briefing by the pilot, followed by boarding protocols. Once up in the air, view the vast expanse of golden sand dunes from the comfort of the balloon's basket, while trained falcons fly from the balloon in a breathtaking spectacle you have to see to believe. After your hour-long ride, you'll be driven to a private desert conservation reserve where you'll have the chance to freshen up before being treated to a scrumptious breakfast of gourmet delicacies. Upon the conclusion of your experience, you'll be transferred back to your hotel. Note: balloon departures are subject to weather conditions.
DUBAI TO ABU DHABI
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A Change of Scenery
A private vehicle with English speaking driver will provide a transfer between Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Approximate duration is 2 hours.
Set out for a full day of discovery with a private guide and driver, experiencing the magical delights of Abu Dhabi. Visit the commanding Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, a stunning 21st century construct with a fusion of Islamic architectural styles. Admire its gold accents and pristine white arcades, their symmetry offering up the city’s most iconic photograph spots. Another majestic landmark, gain rare insight into Emirati governance with a visit of Qasr Al-Watan, the grand Presidential Palace. Bask in the impressive Great Hall, and witness the collection of timeless literature and artifacts housed in the Library and House of Knowledge. Enjoy a photo stop at Abu Dhabi’s oldest stone building, the 18th century Qasr Al-Hosn, a contrast to much of the city’s surrounding modern development. Midday, you’ll be treated to a delicious buffet lunch at Le Vendome (drinks payable on the spot). Located on the 4th floor of the Emirates Palace hotel, the venue offers stunning views of the Arabian Gulf as you savor both local and international cuisine. Fueled up for the afternoon, explore the iconic Ferrari World amusement park with priority queue access. Home to over 40 record-breaking attractions including the world's fastest roller coaster, there’s an abundance of stimulus for the senses. Conclude your day with a relaxing transfer back to your hotel.
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A Sight To Behold
Make your way to The Louvre Abu Dhabi where you’ll join up with an expert museum guide for a private 90-minute tour of the collection highlights. A cultural beacon for the UAE, the museum houses an elaborately curated collection of art, design, and world history. The artwork on display at The Louvre Abu Dhabi comes from the museum's own extensive collection, along with many masterpieces on loan from some of the most world-renowned museums of France. Marvel at works by Da Vinci, Manet, Picasso and more. Considered a Mindful Museum, the Louvre looks to celebrate stories of cultural connections to building a better understanding on a global level. After your tour, your admission grants you additional time to continue exploring the museum independently before rejoining your private driver.
ABU DHABI TO DUBAI
A private vehicle with english speaking driver will provide a transfer between the Abu Dhabi Airport and Dubai.