Dubai & The Maldives



Trip Type: Semi-Independent Tour

Immerse yourself in a dream-like vacation with a combination of Arabian splendor and beach haven. You will be impressed by Dubai’s skyline and its glorious history. Our included accommodation in Dubai is an upscale boutique hotel with a contemporary design located on Dubai Creek within easy reach of the city’s many major attractions, shops, and entertainment facilities. Discover Dubai’s heritage, crossing the creek on a traditional boat, wander through the colorful spice and Gold Souk in Dubai’s heritage area. Your journey continues with a five-night stay at the Hard Rock Hotel Maldives set on the Laccadive Sea on the Indian Ocean.

What’s Included

  • 3 nights in a Guest room at the Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Mall of the Emirates or a Deluxe room at Edge Creekside Hotel Dubai
  • 5 nights in a Silver Sky Studio at Hard Rock Hotel Maldives
  • Return private airport transfers in Dubai
  • Return shared airport speedboat transfers in the Maldives
  • Half-day Dubai City Tour
  • Daily breakfast
  • Hotel taxes and service charge


Honeymoon/Anniversary benefits:

  • Honeymoon/Anniversary set up in room or villa
  • One bottle of wine

*Copy of marriage certificate required upon check-in

Maldives hotel complimentary amenities:

  • Sundown Ritual with complimentary drinks, subject to weather condition
  • Use of snorkeling equipment, kayak, and pedal boat
  • The Sound of Your Stay music amenities – a private 10-track playlist, access to fantastic Fender guitars, and a Crosley turntable with a curated collection of 10 iconic records
  • Activities – Play on Land, Air, and Water, Hard Rock’s signature Yoga program ROCK OM®, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Self-Defence & Kick Boxing, and Tai Chi fitness and introduction to aerial arts classes with instructors.
  • Sunrise yoga, aqua gym, Zumba class, beach volleyball
  • Access to Maldives Cultural Centre
  • Access to the Marine Discovery Centre
  • Coral propagation Program


DAY 01


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.

DAY 02


Dubai is a city that provides a new setting at every turn, offering a rich blend of the old and the new, making it, without a doubt, the leading tourist destination in the Middle East. Dubai is a city of ages that rises out of the desert and crowns the Gulf Coast with its presence. Your route takes you to the magnificent view of Dubai Creek, passing by the heritage area of Bastakiya, with its charming wind-towered houses built by wealthy merchants. You will then move on to the 225-year old Al Fahidi Fort, where the Dubai Museum holds precious archives of the city’s past, as well as chronicles of its developing stages. Next, you will board an Abra, a traditional boat, to cross the creek to visit the Spice Market and the Gold Souk. On our way to Burj Al Arab, the world’s most luxurious hotel, you will have the opportunity to stop for a photo shoot next to the Jumeirah Mosque – an architectural landmark of Dubai. (This tour is on a share basis.)


This afternoon is free to explore the city at your leisure. Or, book our optional Heritage Dinner Safari Tour.

Optional Tour: Heritage Dinner Safari + $195 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.

DAY 03


Morning and afternoon at leisure for further exploration of this vibrant city. Or, participate in our half-day optional tour to Abu Dhabi.

Half-day private Abu Dhabi City Tour + $175 per person, minimum of two participants

Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, is a gem to discover. Wander around the city’s cultural landmarks and be mesmerized by the magnificent skyline it has worked on through the years. First, we visit the spectacular Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, a palatial architectural wonder that is one of the world’s largest mosques. Then the drive takes you back towards the Persian Gulf, as you admire the modern-day developments along the Abu Dhabi Corniche. Admire some of the world’s most ultra-modern, breathtaking skyscrapers and luxury hotels such as Emirates Palace, facing the pristine beach. Visit the traditional vegetable, dates, and fish markets of Port Zayed to the northeast of the city. Due to its strategic position in the heart of the city, Port Zayed has been instrumental in bolstering Abu Dhabi’s international trade and plays a pivotal role in Abu Dhabi’s Economic Vision 2030, the government’s drive to achieve economic diversification. Our tour ends with a visit to the Heritage Village for an insight into the traditional side of Abu Dhabi. This reconstructed desert village features handicraft stalls and open workshops.

DAY 04


Fly to the Maldives today. Upon arrival, take a 15-minute shared speedboat transfer to the resort on a private island in the Laccadive Sea.

DAY 05 – 08


Spend your days at leisure to enjoy all the hotel’s amenities.

DAY 09


Hotel check-out and transfer to the airport for your flight home.

Meals: B= Breakfast          D= Dinner

Contact us at (800) 988-4833 or Email us to Book this Trip NOW!

Dates & Prices

Per person, based on double occupancy

    Departure DatesLand OnlySolo Traveler Supplement
    Sep 01 - 23$1,599$1,199
    Sep 24 - Dec 20$2,099$1,699
    Jan 06 - Mar 24$2,099$1,699
    Mar 25 - Apr 16$2,199$1,899
    Apr 17 - Jul 08$1,799$1,499
    Jul 09 - Aug 28$2,099$1,699
    Aug 29 - Sep 24$1,799$1,499
    Sep 25 - Dec 14$2,199$1,899
    Provisional cancellation and deposit policy for travel up to Dec 20, 2021: Cancel for any reason up to 60+ days before departure with a booking deposit of $50 per person.
    Prices listed are per person, based on double occupancy, and subject to availability. This is a land-only package without airfare. Tour prices include the service charge, TGST taxes, and Green tax. Please be aware that a ‘Tourism Dirham (TD) fee of AED 20 per bedroom (approx. US$6.00) per night will be collected by the hotel in Dubai upon check-in. Tour prices include all taxes, fees, and carrier-imposed surcharges. (LO/090121/C-10)
    Hotel blackout dates in Dubai: Dec 29, 2021-Jan 02, 2022; Apr 14-18, Apr 30-May 03, Jul 09-12 & Nov 30-Dec 04, 2022.

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