Dubai Stopover (Private Tour)
3 days with Alexander+Roberts Rating:
Day 1 - Our VIP Welcome to Dubai
On arrival at the airport, our VIP Services include a warm personal greeting and Fast-Track processing through immigration formalities. You’ll then be escorted to the arrivals hall where your personal driver awaits; step in to your air-conditioned vehicle and transfer to the deluxe or luxury hotel of your choice.
Day 2 - Discover Dubai
After breakfast, our private car, driver and guide will be waiting to take you on a tour of this vibrant and fascinating city. You’ll begin inside the historic Al Fahidi Fort, built in 1787. Here the Dubai Museum offers well-curated exhibits that trace Dubai’s evolution from a quiet village of pearl divers and fishermen to a 21st-century icon of commerce, finance and style. Then cross Dubai Creek in a traditional Arabian abra to explore the bustling narrow alleyways of the gold and spice souks. At the Women’s Museum, you’ll learn about the historical and present-day cultural roles of women in the United Arab Emirates. Next you’ll admire the Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Palace, the opulent residence of Dubai’s ruler and Prime Minister of the UAE. Admire the beautifully ornamented façade and minarets of the Jumeirah Mosque and then visit the Islamic Art Museum, heralded for its worldwide collection. Take in the spectacular sail-inspired silhouette of the Burj Al Arab before returning to your hotel. The balance of your afternoon and evening are at leisure to enjoy and explore at your own pace.
We also offer a variety of guided tours, activities and dining experiences to enhance your stay. Some of these excursions are full-day activities that require at least one more night’s stay here in Dubai. Call us for attractive rates at any of our deluxe or luxury hotels and experience more of this fascinating city:
+ Dhow Cruise + Dinner - $105
For centuries, the Dhow was the traditional sailing ship of Arabian merchants – used to transport fruit, fresh water and goods along the coasts of Eastern Arabia, East Africa and Southeast Asia! Today, we invited you aboard a beautifully furnished Dhow for a delightful cruise along Dubai Creek. It’s a wonderful way to experience a traditional facet of Arabian culture as you sit down to a congenial onboard dinner and enjoy the marvelous views of the glittering Dubai skyline!
+ Desert Safari + Dinner - $197
With our professional driver in a comfortable, air-conditioned 4x4, you’ll venture across the desert dunes to visit a camel farm. Then continue to our enchanting campsite where you’ll be greeted with Arabic coffee and sweet dates. There’ll be time for a camel ride before you sit down to a delicious barbecue dinner followed by some lively entertainment and a chance to relax under the desert stars.
+ Dinner at the Burj Al Arab - $274
Designed to resemble a billowing sail, the iconic Burj Al Arab towers more than 1,000 feet – dominating the Dubai Skyline! At night, this lavish luxury hotel is surrounded by a kaleidoscopic choreographed display of water and fire. Adjacent to the soaring atrium is an elegant restaurant celebrated for its outstanding Arabic cuisine. This elegant night on the town includes roundtrip transfers from your hotel. We also offer Lunch, High Tea or Cocktails at the Burj Al Arab.
+ Afternoon Tea at the Burj Al Arab - $195
Blending elegant contemporary style with traditional Arabian motifs, the Sahn Eddar Lounge in the soaring atrium of the ultra-luxury Burj Al Arab Hotel is an exquisite setting for Afternoon Tea. Accompanied by live music and the mesmerizing water display, you’ll choose from an extensive menu of champagnes, cocktails and traditional teas. Delicate sandwiches, fresh scones and tempting pastries flavored with the spices, nuts and fruits of the Gulf region complement this wonderful experience. The dress for Afternoon Tea is Smart Casual.
+ Observation Deck at Burj Khalifa - $165
The world’s tallest building is a marvel of engineering, architecture and design – an elegant spire that stands apart in Dubai’s impressive 21st-century skyline! In a high-speed elevator traveling up to 32 feet per second, you’ll ascend to the 124th floor as a multi-media presentation reveals the history of Dubai and the marvel that is Burj Khalifa. Upon reaching the Observation Deck, you’ll find floor-to-ceiling windows that offerbreathtaking 360° views of the city, desert and Arabian Gulf.
+ Abu Dhabi: Full Day Tour with Louvre + Lunch on Yas Island- $450
This privately guided excursion showcases the capital of the United Arab Emirates, starting with a tour of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, an architectural wonder topped with 80 white marble domes that are supported by 1,000 pillars and punctuated by graceful 350-foot tall minarets. Continue to Qasr Al Hosn, an imposing palace that traces its history to a simple 18th-century fort, and then drive past the spectacular Emirates Palace Hotel and along the waterfront Corniche to spend time at the colorful Date Market. On Yas Island, you’ll enjoy lunch and see the world-famous Formula 1 circuit and Ferrari World. Highlighting this day is your included entry to visit the Louvre Abu Dhabi that opened on Saadiyat Island at the end of 2017. Set in a striking waterfront building designed by French architect Jean Nouvel, this groundbreaking partnership with the Louvre in Paris includes the sharing of artwork and important temporary exhibits that will range from the ancient world to the modern era.
+ Dinner at Bab Al Shams Hotel & Resort - $281
A 45-minute chauffeured transfer from your hotel in vibrant Dubai brings you into the desert for a magical experience at a traditional open-air Arabic restaurant. Situated inside the enchanting, fortress-like Bab Al Shams Hotel & Resort, you’ll enjoy an extensive buffet with live cooking stations featuring fine Arabic cuisine. With belly dancers, henna painters, falconry demonstrations and camel rides, this unforgettable evening brings to life the Arabian legends of your imagination!
Day 3 - Depart Dubai
After breakfast, you’ll be chauffeured to the airport for your onward journey. With our VIP Departure Services, our experienced staff will personally assist you with Fast-Track processing through check-in, immigration and security procedures. (B)
All This Included
With non-stop service on award-winning Emirates, 21st-century Dubai is a convenient, easy-to-add stopover that will enhance your travels to India or Africa. Our Dubai private tours include a choice of superb hotels, privately guided sightseeing, and private airport transfers.
Dubai: Hilton Dubai Creek
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