A Tale of Two Golden Cities – Abu Dhabi & Dubai with Airfares (2012)[RDA]Tour Code:RDA

Visiting:Dubai(3 nts) - Abu Dhabi(3 nts) 

Rediscover and experience Arabian hospitality in pure opulence and splendor that you have only heard of in mystical tales told ages ago. Fly Emirates to Dubai and venture through the famous gold souk and spice market, while learning about the evolution of this remarkable city at the Dubai Museum which is a historical monument itself. See the world’s largest themed shopping mall, Ibn Battuta Mall that has revolutionized the retail and entertainment experience concept at first hand before immersing yourself in the oasis of cultural heritage juxtapose with cosmopolitan lifestyles of the rich and famous in Abu Dhabi. Stand in awe at Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque where over 40,000 worshippers can gather, and where historical religious text dating back to more than 200 years can be studied. Then go full throttle at Ferrari World to get the adrenaline pumping.

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Day 1   |  USA-Enroute-Dubai 

Our magic carpet ride begins as we board Emirates flight bound for Dubai.

Day 2   |  Arrive-Dubai 

Arrive in Dubai, the "City of Gold," and transfer to our pre-arranged hotel accommodation. Located along the pristine shores of the Arabian Gulf, Dubai is a city of unparalleled grandeur with old-world charm and the comforts of a prosperous business center. The city is the second largest of the seven states that comprise the United Arab Emirates and a cultural crossroads between East and West. This evening we may take an optional dinner cruise along the Dubai Creek to see unique views of Dubai at night.

Day 3   |  Dubai  (B, L)

Today we visit the historical Al Fahidi Fort, which has been converted into the Dubai Museum. The Museum has important records of pearl diving and trading activities that went on. Enter the basement you could view film of the development of Dubai from past to now. Later , we cross the creek by Water Taxi (Abra) to the Spice market and thereafter continue to the Gold Souk where we find ourselves at the sheer volume of dazzling gold jewelry. Lunch is served at local restaurant. Free at leisure in the afternoon.

Day 4   |  Dubai-Abu Dhabi  (B)

After breakfast we board our transport to Abu Dhabi. On the way we stop at Ibn Battuta Mall. The architecture within the malls six courts reflects the most influential places Ibn Battuta travelled during his time. Continue to Abu Dhabi in the afternoon.

Day 5   |  Abu Dhabi  (B)

With a total population of 1.5 million, Abu Dhabi is one of the most prosperous, innovative and creative cities in the world. It is a city where year-round sunshine, serene beaches, a cosmopolitan lifestyle and a rich cultural heritage come together to create a memorable and extraordinary travel experience. We visit Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in the morning and enjoy the rest of the day free at leisure.

Day 6   |  Abu Dhabi  (B)

After breakfast, we visit the Theme Park "the Ferrari World" and enjoy the games there. Back to hotel in the afternoon.

Day 7   |  Abu Dhabi-Dubai  (B)

Board our transport to Dubai. Enjoy the remainder of the day free at leisure.

Day 8   |  Dubai-USA  (B)

Transfer to the airport where we board Emirates flight, taking with us lasting memories of these two remarkable cities. Arrive home later the same date.
AB = Full American Breakfast  B = Breakfast at hotel or on cruise
L = Lunch  LH = Lunch at hotel
D = Dinner at Local Restaurant  DH = International Buffet Dinner at Hotel  DP = Special Dinner Party  
DS = Dinner and show