TOUR CODE: TJMLDX1
Trip Type: Independent Journey
An idyllic luxury escape to the Maldivian archipelago combined with the Middle Eastern charm of Dubai. First, you will jet off to Dubai, where you’ll spend two nights at the Taj Dubai, situated in the vicinity of the soaring Burj Khalifa. Get a glimpse of Dubai’s history and impressive architecture. Next, it’s on to the Maldives for a four-night stay at the luxurious resort perched over a picturesque lagoon. Enjoy your private sundeck and a panoramic view of the Indian Ocean from your bathtub in your Lagoon Villa and delight your taste buds to a culinary explosion at the resort’s award-winning restaurants. Opt for exotic experiences such as fishing by twilight, stingray feeding, and even coral garden planting to enhance your stay. Without a doubt, the Maldives is the ultimate choice for a paradise vacation.
Book by May 15, 2021, to enjoy a Meal Plan Upgrade to Half Board in the Maldives.
Taj Exotica Resort & Spa Maldives Honeymoon offer. (Valid for honeymooners traveling no later than 365 days from registered date of marriage. A copy of the marriage certificate is required at the time of booking to avail of benefits.)
* Honeymoon offer is subject to change by the hotel
Board your flight to Dubai.
Upon your arrival, after customs and immigration formalities, you will be welcomed by our representative and transfer you to the hotel for check-in.
DUBAI CITY TOUR (B)
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 photoshoot 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. You may consider our optional Desert Safari Tour with BBQ Dinner.
Optional Tour: Desert Safari + $86 per person
Experience the thrill of a lifetime with a rollercoaster ride on dunes. Our safari allows you to see the golden dunes of Arabia in 4-wheel vehicles. While on the journey, you will stop on the highest dune to view the beautiful sunset. Continue the drive to an authentic Bedouin campsite right in the heart of the desert, where henna design, local dresses, soft drinks, water, tea, or coffee are available for your enjoyment. Try your hands on some camel rides and get a taste of the Hubbly Bubbly (water pipe), available in different flavors. Adding to the night’s atmosphere, an enchanting belly dancer performs a fascinating dance to a rhythm of Arabic music. Enjoy a sumptuous BBQ dinner under the stars. (This tour is on a share basis.)
You have the option to add an extra night in Dubai (additional cost) or fly to the Maldives today. Upon arrival, take a 15-minute shared speedboat transfer to the resort.
The Taj Exotica Resort & Spa is an exclusive, private island resort spreads idyllically along a pristine beach and serene lagoon. You will stay the next five nights in an Overwater Villa (Lagoon Villa) built on stilts offering private sun decks with panoramic views of the Indian Ocean.
Breakfast and dinner included.
Spend your days at leisure. The award-winning resort seamlessly extends the magic of the island’s natural beauty in its design and offers the finest in gastronomy, services, and amenities. The Jiva Grande Spa offers a range of signature wellness experiences. Try the Deep End over-water restaurant where chefs focus on procuring the highest quality produce, prepared with an abundance of creativity with neo – cuisine plating.
MALDIVES DEPARTURE (B)
Hotel check-out and transfer to the airport for your flight home.
Meals: B= Breakfast D= Dinner
Per person, based on double occupancy
|Departure Dates||Land Only||Solo Traveler Supplement|
|2021||Book by May 15, 2021||Book by May 15, 2021|
|May 01 - May 29|
|May 30 - Jul 06|
|Jul 07 - Aug 11|
|Aug 12 - Sep 22|
|Sep 23 - Dec 10|