Dubai and the Emirates

  • Destination: Dubai
  • Duration: 12 days

Dubai, the commercial capital of United Arab Emirates (UAE), is a vibrant city, where you will see cosmopolitan and avant-garde architecture nestled in the mystique and culture of Arabia. Discover three other emirates: Abu Dhabi, Sharja, and Ajman. Explore the world’s tallest building, stunning beaches, souks and the desert.

Begin in Dubai, with its modern mosques and palaces. Visit the Fl Fahidi cultural district built by wealthy merchants. From a humble beginning as a pearl-diving center, Dubai is one of the fastest growing cities on earth. Explore the other emirates: Abu Dhabi, the metropolitan capital of the UAE with its melting pot of international cultures, styles and traditions, Sharja, the capital of learning and arts, and Ajman, an ancient fort and museum. On a scenic drive through the desert, visit a charming oasis which served as a caravan stop for a glimpse of local lifestyle and culture.

Sample Itinerary

Day 1     Depart USA

Day 2     Arrive Abu Dhabi airport

Day 3     Half Day Abu Dhabi City Tour

Day 4     Day at Leisure or optional tours

Day 5     Oasis Adventure – Al Ain City Tour

Day 6     Dubai City Tour – Dhow dinner cruise

Day 7     Tour of Sharjah and Ajman

Day 8     Dubai the future

Day 9     Day at Leisure

Day 10   Sundown Desert Safari with dinner

Day 11   Depart from Dubai airport

Day 12   Arrive USA