DIVAS ARE OFF TO DUBAI -Part 1
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TRIP DETAILS AND PRICING
Day 01: Feb 8 JFK-DXB
Day 02: Feb 9 - Arrival in Dubai International Airport
Divas will arrive at Dubai Airport. After immigration we will be met at the exit point by our English Representative and taken to our hotel in air-conditioned coach transportation.
In the evening we will enjoy a Dhow Cruise with dinner on board, on sharing basis, with assistance. Back to our hotel and overnight in Dubai. (D)
Day 03: Feb 10 - Full Day Dubai City Tour with Lunch and Burj Khalifa Entrance
We will Picked up @ 09:00 AM- After breakfast we will start our tour of Dubai - the Gulf’s most enchanting and cosmopolitan city. Start with a visit of the magnificent twin minaret mosque, the Jumeirah Mosque, a spectacular example of modern Islamic architecture. Pass by the Palastquater “Zabeel” and Skyline at the Dubai Creek and continue towards Bastakiya, the wind towered houses of old merchants. After a visit of the Dubai Museum, housed in the 180-year-old Al Fahidi Fort, we will cross the Dubai Creek with an “Abra” (water taxi) to reach the other side for a visit of the Spice Souk and Gold Souk. After lunch proceed to Burj Khalifa Tour.
Day 04: Feb 11 – Free AM - In the Afternoon Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner
Free in the AM
We will be picked by 4x4 between 3:00 -3:30 PM -With English Speaking Assistance. We will join a Desert Safari, after settling down in the 4WD vehicles, the jeeps will speed through the desert of the golden sand dunes. The dune bashing or desert driving continues with the thrill of going up and down the dunes provoking many shrieks and laughter full of excitement. The final leg of this program takes us to the main campsite. This will definitely be the highlight of the trip. After witnessing a memorable sight – the true Arabian sunset with its glory and magic. A delicious BBQ Dinner is prepared on open fires and a variety of beverages will be available. The beat of the music increases as a belly dancer entertains us to the rhythm of the music. Transfer back to your hotel. (B, D)
Day 05: Feb 12 – Full Day Abu Dhabi City Tour with Lunch
This excursion is a two hours’ drive from Dubai, passing the Jebel Ali Port, the largest man-made seaport in the world to the capital of the UAE. We will stopover for pictures at Jazirra Residence, ex-residence of Shaikh Zayed. Admire the third largest mosque in the world-Sheikh Zayed Mosque and the grave of Shaikh Zayed the previous president of UAE and the father of the nation. Drive on Al Maqta Bridge and pass by one of the richest areas in Abu Dhabi-Ministries Area with the impressive villas. Further proceed to the most beautiful street-Corniche Road, which is compared to Manhattan in New York. Stop for pictures at Emirates Palace Hotel. The hotel has its own marina and helipad. According to the New York Times, the Emirates Palace is reputed to be the most expensive hotel ever built. The tour continues to AL Bateen Area, the palaces of the Royal Family. Have shopping break in one of the biggest centers –Marina Mall. Transfer back to hotel.
Day 6: Feb 13 – Full Day Dubai Frame, Dubai Garden Glow & Ice Park
The Dubai Frame measures 150 m high and 93 w. The two towers are connected by a 100 square meter bridge, which has a 25 SM glass panel in the middle offering a great 360-degree view. It was designed by award winning architect Fernando Donis. Exterior design of Dubai Frame was inspired from the logo of the Expo 2020. There is a museum on the ground floor that will showcase Dubai’s transformation from fishing village to metropolis.
The Glow Park has been inspired by wonders of the world (Season 1) and a tribute to nature (Season 2) – has created several experiences for residents and tourists alike. Within the last two seasons, it has earned the title of being a popular destination park that laid emphasis and convey a strong message on energy saving, wildlife preservation and reduce waste. Season 3 unveils the underwater theme, where the wonderful installations, light play and music take you on a magical underwater journey.
The Ice Park: Experience the fun and excitement with the Largest Ice Sculpture park in the region, new attraction of this season. Within the warm weather and tropical desert climate, the Ice Park takes one into an extremely contrasting and outrageous ambiance. You will find several ice sculptures such as a Mini Dubai, Ice Age, children’s play area and lots more. (B)
Day 07: Feb 14: Full Day Guided Sharjah City Tour
The Emirates of Sharjah is only 20 minutes from downtown Dubai and has established itself as the cultural center of the Middle East. Our tour starts at the monumental Culture roundabout before heading off to the Natural History museum in the desert. Returning to the city, we head for the Corniche, with the golden Al Majara Souk, and into the heart of the heritage district, where the Al Naboodah House and the Al Ars Souk provide a glimpse of how life used to be lived. The tour ends at the fabulous Central Souk, with its typical Arab architecture and if you’re looking for souvenirs, then the vast selection of carpets, antiques and more, will certainly satisfy the most determined shopper.
We then head toward the world-famous Global Village. It is known as the world’s largest tourism, leisure and entertainment project located at Dubai land. We will bring to you the best of Global Village – region’s cultural, entertainment and tourism project with unlimited fun, excitement and adventure. Global Village is extra great on the entertainment quotient. 32 giant stalls and pavilions, representing more than 75 countries. The food, the souvenirs, shopping, rides, and excitement all makes it a cosmopolitan and diverse experience for all our guests.
Day 08: Feb 15– Breakfast at hotel.
Late check out and transfer out to the airport for departure of your flight back home (flight departing early morning of Feb 16 @ 2 AM)
6 Nights’ accommodations at below indicated hotels with private shower
Continental / buffet breakfast daily
Lunches on Day 3 / Day 5
Dinners on Day 3 / Day 4
Arrival / Departure Transfers (Group Transfers)
Sightseeing, guides, and entrance fees per itinerary above
Professional English-speaking assistance upon arrival at the airport.
Private deluxe motor coach at disposal for included services throughout and according to local driving laws
Hotel taxes and service charges
Full Day Dubai City Tour with English Speaking Guide based on private basis
Burj Khalifa – At The Top – Ticket
Evening Dhow Cruise with Dinner on Board on sharing basis
Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner with English Speaking Assistance on sharing basis
Full Day Abu Dhabi City tour with English Speaking Guide based on private basis
Full Day Dubai Frame, Garden Glow and Ice Park with English speaking guided based on private basis
Full Day Sharjah city tour with English speaking guided on private basis
Entrance fees to the visited site
Divas Travel & Cruise 4 Fun Gift Package
ADDITIONAL PACKAGE INFORMATION
Hotel accommodation for 7 nights
Hilton Garden Inn Mall of the Emirates
Group flight departs JFK to Dubai on Feb 8, 2019 at 8:30 AM | Emirates 204
Group flight departs Dubai to JFK on Feb 16, 2019 at 2;35 AM | Emirates 203
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Round trip airport transfers are via shared services
Private services for Daily Arrivals and Guaranteed Departures
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED
International Airfare from JFK to Dubai / Dubai to JFK
Gratuities for Drivers and Tour Guides throughout the trip
Dubai Tourism Tax-USD 5.00 per room per night (4 star hotels) to be paid directly
Travel Insurance to protect your investment
Additional premium drinks or meals if not listed
Personals effects such as medication
All DTC4F members or any other member journeying with the group will be required to purchase travel insurance. It’s a way to help protect your travel investments, belongings, health, safety and losses related to your travel
Travelers Must Read & Understand
Refund Policy and Cancellation
Terms & Condition
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Deposits are refundable within 15 days of your first payment for a credit
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