5 Days UAE Arabian Nights — Of Desert & Magic Camp
Dubai — Abu Dhabi
Tour both the old and modern Dubai, visiting some of the top hotels and some of the local souks, as well as spending time in the desert with the highlight of a luxurious magic camp experience.
• Explore Old & New Dubai
• Dubai Museum
• Gold and Spice Market
• Luxury Magic Camp experience
• Iconic Burj Al Arab
• Artificial Island “The Palm”
• Atlantis Hotel
• Dubai Mall
• Famous Sheikh-Zayed-Mosque, the largest mosque of the UAE
• Al Husn Palace and the Heritage Village
• Emirates Palace Hotel, one of the world’s most luxurious hotels
• Explore culture and art of the town
• Saadyat Island
• Yas Island, home of the Formula 1 race track
Arrival in Dubai
Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred from the airport to your hotel and check in. You will have the remainder of the day at leisure to explore the surroundings or just relax.
Day 2 | B, L, D
Half Day Old Dubai – Dubai Desert
Half day tour to explore Dubais old part “Bastakya” with its traditional houses and windtowers which in the past served as a natural air conditioning. Afterwards visit the Dubai Museum which is located in the historical Al Fahidi fort. We will then cross the Dubai creek to Deira with the traditional water taxi (Abra) and visit the Gold and Spice market.
Around 15:00 hr, the experienced private driver will take you away from the busy city to the naturally landscaped dunes. The adventure begins as your driver takes you up and down the golden sands dunes on a modern 4×4. After the amazing dune bashing and photo stops, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful sunset. Then, you will have time to relax at your private camp where you will be welcomed by the Arabic hospitality.
A unique experience with luxury accommodation in breathtaking locations, far from the crowds, the Magic Camp is a traditional, luxurious & spacious tented camp designed with exquisite Arabian style interiors and set-up exclusively for a luxurious desert experience. The Magic Camp is eco-friendly, uses solar energy. Showers use reasonable amounts of water and dry toilets are used at the camp.
Candles and oil lamps will create the perfect romantic Arabian Nights Fine Dining under the stars, prepared just for you with fresh delicious local ingredients. After gazing at the infinite starry desert skies, chill out in a gazebo tent with beautiful local cushions and carpets and soft lighting at disposal. Tonight get a deserved beautiful night rest in plush beds equipped with duvet and pillows.
Day 3 | B
Dubai desert – Modern Dubai
In the morning, after the sunset and the private breakfast, enjoy free time at the desert. At noon, your driver will transfer you to Dubai City.
Early afternoon we will take you to discover the Dubai Modern. Mixing the new with the old, Dubai is a unique and spectacular city. Explore Dubai’s modern city. Enjoy a panoramic view of the different areas of the modern part of Dubai. Drive towards the palaces road “Jumeirah Road” for photo stop of the Jumeirah Mosque and the iconic Burj Al Arab luxury hotel. Walk through the magical arabesque market “Madinat Jumeirah” and get a close view of the iconic Bur al Arab hotel.
Drive along the beautiful Jumeirah road towards the artificial island “The Palm” for a photo stop at the Atlantis Hotel. Go back to the land onboard on the “Palm Monorail” to enjoy a beautiful view of the island, the coast and the skyline of Dubai. Continue towards the district of “Downtown” through skyscrapers via Sheik Zayed road.
Time to explore the Dubai Mall (the biggest shopping mall in the world): observe the giant outside glass of the aquarium, walk through the luxury fashion avenue, take a picture at the horse’s Botero sculpture and the world’s tallest building Burj Khalifa (828m). Discover the cozy “souk Al Bahar” and the luxury hotels located around this trendy area. After this walking tour, enjoy the evening show of the musical fountain.
Day 4 | B
Dubai – Abu Dhabi
Breakfast and departure to Abu Dhabi to explore one of the most modern cities in the Gulf. Visit the famous Sheikh-Zayed-Mosque, the largest mosque of the UAE, Al Husn Palace and the Heritage Village. Continue along Corniche Road, passing by Emirates Palace Hotel, one of the worlds most luxurious hotels. Then go on a short tour to explore culture and art of the town and Saadyat Island. Short tour to Yas Island, home of the Formula 1 race track. Return to Dubai and overnight.
Day 5 | B
After breakfast, you will depart Abu Dhabi and be transferred to Dubai International Airport to catch your return flight home.
• Private transfer and transportation
• Personal English speaking Guide
• Accommodation as per itinerary
• Meals as per itinerary
• Private dune bashing and desert experience
• Local taxes
• Return international airfare
• Entrance fees to the Burj Khalifa
• Travel insurance
• All Beverages
• Tips for guide and driver
• Dirham Taxes (15/20 AED / per room /per night at the 4*/5* Hotels) in Dubai