TOUR CODE: DUBEXPO
Trip Type: Semi-Independent Tour
Use promo code ST10PCTEXPO, take 10% off with your valid student ID.
Experience the busy, glamorous city of Dubai by exploring souks, visiting cultural treasures, and taking in the city’s vibrant heritage. Spend time at the Dubai Expo 2020 site absorbing the ideas, inventions, and inspirations from 192 countries that will help change and innovate the world of tomorrow at this fantastic showcase. Enjoy some free time in the extravagant city or add on a desert safari or a trip to Abu Dhabi to make it a dream vacation of a lifetime.
ARRIVE IN DUBAI
Upon your arrival, after customs and immigration formalities, you will be welcomed by our representative and transfer to the hotel in the city center. The remainder of the day is free at leisure.
DUBAI CITY TOUR (B)
Towering skyscrapers have risen from the sands through the years in the fast-growing city of Dubai, but never has it forgotten its vibrant heritage and golden traditions. Our signature tour of old Dubai takes guests on an oft-overlooked part of the city, exploring its well-preserved cultural treasures, which in conjunction with Expo 2020, will offer our guests an unforgettable overall experience in Dubai. This tour is on a shared basis, available on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays only. Tour includes:
This afternoon is free to explore the city at your leisure. Or, book one of the optional Safari tours.
Optional Safari Tours:
Desert Safari with BBQ. Dinner + $89 per person, minimum of two participants
No trip to the Middle East is complete without having experienced the quintessential Desert Safari. Combining authentic Arabian cultural heritage with thrilling adventures, the Desert Safari is the most unforgettable experience one can have in Dubai. You will be picked up from your hotel by one of the tour representatives and then driven to the golden dunes of Arabia in a 4-wheel vehicle. Admire the majestic appearance of the dunes and the beautiful colors that change throughout the day. You will then spend an adventurous 20-30 minutes of hard dune bashing. Continue the drive to an authentic Bedouin campsite right in the heart of the desert. At the camp, experience a short camel ride, try out the traditional henna hand decoration of the East, and enjoy a delicious BBQ dinner and traditional entertainment. When the activities are over, we will return to our hotel.
Heritage Dinner Safari + $185 per person, minimum of two participants
Take a step back in time and experience Dubai as it was 50 years ago. Your professional guide will escort you on a fascinating journey in a classic 1950’s Land Rover. No other vehicle offers a more authentic desert experience as you drive through the pristine Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, taking in the local exotic wildlife. As the sun goes down, watch a falcon soar around you. Lit with traditional lamps, we welcome you to the Bedouin royal desert retreat. You will be immersed in local culture as you enjoy local dance, music, henna tattoos and experience the art of traditional Arabic coffee and bread making. History comes to life in this once-in-a-lifetime heritage experience, as you enjoy a sumptuous dinner under the stars.
FULL DAY AT THE EXPO (B)
Today, we spend the day at the Expo Site. Your hotel is located within easy access to the metro station, taking you to the Expo site.
The UAE welcomes 192 participating countries and 25 million visits to Expo 2020 Dubai for a once-in-a-lifetime celebration that seeks to build a brighter tomorrow under the theme Connecting Minds, Creating the Future on an incredible site covering 1,082 acres. Expect a showcase of the biggest and best from architecture, events, and dining, unlike anything else seen before. The most awe-inspiring and jaw-dropping event performers and global artists will create unbelievable wow moments, complimented by storytellers and innovators who will bring the magic to life through parades and festivals. On top of this, the worlds-most celebrated chefs will craft dishes from all corners of the world using ingredients that delight and surprise. A paradise for innovators, Expo 2020 will unveil the inventions, ideas, and inspirations that will change the future for this planet as we know it. After a day at the Expo, transfer back to your hotel in the evening.
FULL-DAY AT THE EXPO (B)
Spend another day at the Expo Site.
FREE DAY IN DUBAI (B)
Today is free at leisure for further exploration of this vibrant city. Or spend another day at the Expo, or participate in our half-day optional tour to Abu Dhabi.
Half-day private Abu Dhabi City Tour +$99 per person, minimum of two participants
Known as one of the world’s largest oil producers, the capital city of the UAE. is a gem to discover. Wander around Abu Dhabi’s cultural landmarks and be mesmerized by the magnificent skyline it has worked on through the years. After picked up from your hotel, we travel to Abu Dhabi. We first stop at Yas Island and take photos at the iconic Ferrari World. Sneak a peek into the relaxed modern city life in Abu Dhabi as we drive to the heart of the city, along the Corniche. Discover the emirate’s past with a visit to the Heritage Village, a reconstruction of a traditional oasis village that features the desert way of life. Marvel at the grandiose Emirates Palace along the way, and remember to take photos. Explore the majesty of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, a palatial architectural wonder that is one of the world’s largest mosques.
DEPART DUBAI (B)
Meet your driver for your transfer to the airport.
Meals: B= Breakfast L= Lunch D= Dinner
Per person, based on double occupancy
|Land Only Package|
|2021||Citymax Al Barsha Hotel||Metropolitan Hotel||Elite Byblos Hotel|
|Oct 01 - Dec 19||$499||$599||$799|
|Jan 05 - Mar 23||$499||$599||$799|
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