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Enjoy a fun filled week in Dubai with its over-the top iconic skyscrapers, palm-shaped islands, city sized malls, an indoor ski slope and palatial beach resorts. Try a camel ride and enjoy a BBQ under the stars in the desert, and explore the panoramic sights and landmarks of Abu Dhabi, the UAE capital.

  • 7 nights accommodation (choose between 3, 4 or 5-star options)
    3-star: Hampton by Hilton Al Seef or similar
    4-star: Four Points By Sheraton Sheik Zayed or similar
    5-star: JW Marriott Marquis or similar
  • 9 meals: 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch at Local House Restaurant with Arabic coffee and sweets, 1 bbq dinner in the desert
  • Meet and assist upon arrival at Dubai International Airport
  • Return Dubai Airport – Hotel – Dubai Airport transfers by standard private car
  • Sightseeing in shared and private basis with English guide; as per itinerary
  • Dune desert safari in shared 4WD vehicle
2023 Departures 3-star 4-star 5-star
Jun 1-Sep 30 from $1429 from $1599 from $1969
Oct 1-Dec 15 from $1639 from $2229 from $2879
Above rates are per person based on double including tax. Single rooms may be available on a request basis

Not Included:

  • Airfare
  • UAE Entry Visa if applicable to your nationality
  • Meals other than those referenced in each itinerary
  • Tourism Dirham Fee per room per night – charged locally at checkout: approx. Cad7 per night for 5* hotel, CAD 4 per night for 4* hotels, CAD3.5 per night for 3* hotels
  • Gratuities

Day 1: Arrive Dubai

Arrive in Dubai. After collecting your luggage, you will be met prior to Immigration and transferred to your chosen hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight Dubai Hotel (7 nights – Choose between 3, 4 or 5-star option)

Day 2: Dubai Sightseeing (B)

Breakfast at the hotel. Morning at leisure. You will be picked up from your hotel and join a shared tour: Visit the Palm Jumeirah – an artificial island where you get to admire the luxurious hotel Atlantis, The Palm. Continuing to Burj Al Arab beach, stop and admire the architectural beauty of the sail-shaped hotel and take photos. Next stop will be the beautiful Blue Mosque inspired by the Ottoman and Andalusian styles, also known as Al Farooq Omar Bin Al Khattab Mosque. A short drive will take you to visit the Burj Khalifa Observation Deck on the 124th/125th f loor admiring the beautiful view of the cityscape. Once you complete your sightseeing, choose to be dropped back off at your hotel or a select a different location in Dubai.

Day 3: Dubai – Taste of Dubai Excursion (B/L)

Breakfast at the hotel. Embark on a culinary journey in Dubai.

Your day will include:

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in a private vehicle with a private guide
  • Enjoy a lemon-mint drink at XVA Café at XVA Gallery
  • Try delicious starters at Bayt Al Wakeel restaurant
  • Indulge in a camel burger at Local House Restaurant
  • Enjoy Arabic Coffee and local sweets at Arabian Teahouse
  • Explore Old Dubai

Day 4: Dubai – Abu Dhabi – Dubai (B)

Breakfast at the hotel. Pick up from your hotel and join a shared tour: Experience two of the city’s most iconic wonders. The first stop will be the architectural wonder Sheikh Zayed Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the world. Next, visit the Largest Museum in the Arab world promoting openness to world culture – Louvre Abu Dhabi, with artifacts from the top French Museums such as the Louvre in Paris, Center Georges Pompidou, the Palace of Versailles and Musee d’Orsay.

Your day will include:

  • Pick up and drop off at your hotel
  • Sheikh Zayed Mosque (Photo-stop condition will apply closed due to Covid)
  • Louvre Museum visit
  • Abaya with a scarf for ladies (to be returned after use- for mosque visit)
  • Cold mineral water

Day 5 & 6: Dubai at Leisure (B)

Breakfast at the hotel. Two full days at leisure to explore on your own.

Suggested Attractions: Museum of the Future, The View – At the Palm, Sky Views Dubai, Infinity des Lumières, Dubai fountains, The Frame

Day 7: Dubai – Dune drive & Evening Desert Safari (B/D)

Breakfast at the hotel. Morning and afternoon free. Get ready to experience the desert like never before. Leave the buzzing city behind as you’re whisked off to the beautiful and peaceful Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, ready to deliver the best of what the dunes have to offer. Enjoy a thrilling dune drive, spotting local wildlife along the way, and snap unbeatable photos at sunset.

Your day will include:

  • Pick-up and drop-off in a shared vehicle (4-wheel drive-Land cruiser or similar)
  • Dune drive
  • Sunset stop
  • Enjoy a variety of entertainment: Camel ride, sandboarding, henna hand painting, Fire and Dance Show
  • Photo opportunity with a falcon
  • BBQ dinner at a modern Bedouin-style camp
  • Unlimited soft drinks
  • Option to add an alcoholic drinks package (House or premium beverages $)

Day 8: Dubai – Departure (B)

Breakfast at the hotel. Checkout and transfer to Dubai International Airport.

Terms & Conditions

All rates are per person, based on double occupancy in Canadian dollars (unless otherwise stated) New bookings only. Space and price may be limited and subject to availability at the time of booking.  Errors or omissions may occur on the above information with no guarantee of being honoured. Terms and conditions apply. Tax is not included in the above base fare. Above tax amount includes non-refundable $30 per adult Booking Management Fee. $50 per adult cancellation fee. Not included in the above rates: Xpresspost fee, recommended medical, cancellation or baggage insurance. Child rate is applicable when travelling with 2 paying adults sharing 1 hotel room, using the existing bedding. Price Match Policy: Travel Best Bets makes every effort to remain competitive by offering our ‘Match or Beat Any Price’ offer however due to certain restrictions  there will be some product we cannot match or beat. Please note the star ratings found on www.travelbestbets.com are determined by Travel Best Bets based on a number of factors and may not match the star rating found in the Tour Operator’s brochure. Please view our star ratings by clicking here. Due to an increasing volume of disputed bookings, we will only accept payment for air only travel to India, the Philippines and the continent of Africa through the following means: book and pay cash in person or by direct deposit into our business account – once the transaction is verified and a copy of the receipt emailed or faxed to our office, we will confirm the booking. Please contact us for details on how to book using this method. Please contact [email protected] for photo credit information. BPCPA #3287