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contents sightseeing tours Dubai’s Top 5 .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  4 Modern Dubai Tour .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  5 Dubai City Tour.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 6 Abu Dhabi City Tour .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  7 Al Ain City Tour .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  8 Six Emirates Tour .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  9 East Coast Tour .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  10 Sharjah and Ajman City Tour.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  11

Company Profile

As a leading Destination Management Com­pany (DMC) in the region, no one knows the secrets of Arabia better than Desert Adventures. We offer you the best insight view of the most traditional, charming and modern places of the United Arab Emirates, Oman, Jordan, Qatar and the Kingdom of Bahrain. Desert Adventures is part of The Kuoni Group, which was named "World’s Leading Tour Operator" at the Annual World Travel Awards for eleven years in a row. The company employs over 250 dedicated and multilingual staff from 28

different nationalities servicing thousands of happy travelers daily. We, at Desert Adventures, strongly believe in importance of sustainable tourism, and thus we act res­ponsibly towards the environment and society in our destination. We are determined to continue our mission to deliver personalized, reliable and highquality professional services to all our guests, and to follow our vision to showcase Arabia, as one of the most exciting destinations in the world.

sightseeing tours with fine dining Modern Dubai with High Tea at Burj Al Arab.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 12 Magical Dubai with lunch at Burj Al Arab.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 13 Magical Abu Dhabi with lunch at Emirates Palace.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  14 The secrets of Arabia.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  15 Dinner at Bab Al Shams Hotel & Resort .  .  .  .  .  .  16 Lunch or dinner at Burj Al Arab Hotel.  .  .  .  .  .  .   17 Bateaux Dubai – Creek Cruise.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  18 Dhow Cruise with Dinner .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  19 adventure tours Morning Safari.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .   20 Desert Safari.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  21 Heritage Safari.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  22 Liwa Safari.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .   23 Dubai Seaplane Adventure .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  24 Seawings Silver Dubai Experience .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  25 Spectacular Helicopter Tour .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  26 Balloon flight.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 27 Diving.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  28

theme & water parks Yas Water World .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  29 Wild Wadi Waterpark.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  30 Aquaventure.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  31 Dolphin Bay .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  32 The Lost Chambers .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  33 Ferrari World Abu Dhabi .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  34 Al Forsan .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  35 Ski Dubai and Snow Park .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  36 KidZania Dubai.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  37 Dolphin and Seal Extravaganza.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  38 Bird Show.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  39 Yas Marina Circuit Venue Tour .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  40 fishing, sea & creek cruises Capitals’ Mangroves Tour.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 41 Abu Dhabi Islands Cruise .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  42 Fishing .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  43 Musandam – Dibba.  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  44 special interest tours Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  45 shopping Al Salem Carpet showroom .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  46 Saga World / Miraj Islamic Art Centre .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  47


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sightseeing tours

chambers, submerged ruins, and exhilarating water rides. You will then continue to Souk Madinat Jumeirah, a colourful and vibrant market in an Arabian city. Meandering paths will lead you through a bazaar-like atmosphere in which open-fronted shops and intimate galleries spill onto the paved walkways, and the sounds of craftsmen and women at work combine with the aroma from street cafes and boutique restaurants.

Dubai’s Top 5

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

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Saturday, Monday and Wednesday 4–5 hours (starting in the afternoon) Smart casual (no shorts, flip flops or sneakers) For a minimum of two guests Tours available from all Emirates

Explore the sights of the city through our exclusive ‘Dubai Top 5’ tour. Your tour begins with a visit to Saga World Dubai, a standalone mall which displays and presents nothing but the finest masterpieces that the human hand can create. It is the only mall that compares to a museum, yet allows the connoisseur to choose articles for purchase. Your journey will continue on a traditional boat which will cruise alongside the Mina Seyahi lagoon and Dubai Marina, the largest man-made marina in the world. The area is also called ‘a city within a city’ that delights residents with its cosmopolitan, free-spirited atmosphere and unique, invigorating lifestyle.

You will then be driven to ‘Palm Jumeirah’, the largest man-made island in the world, for a photo stop opposite the luxurious Atlantis The Palm hotel, a magnificent oceanic tribute to a mythological age. Prepare yourself for the heady delights and panoramic views of a dancing fountain in Dubai’s most desirable dining destination that you can enjoy over a sumptuous fusion buffet dinner at the Armani hotel.   At the end of the tour you will be escorted to Burj Khalifa Tower, where you can enjoy a breathtaking, unobstructed 360 degree view of the city, desert and ocean at ‘At the Top’ observation deck.

Your excursion will begin with a visit to Dubai Marina which offers an exclusive environment for living, leisure and business, followed by a trip to the Palm Jumeirah, a man-made island that has captured the world’s imagination with its magnificent scale and ingenuity. We will have a photo stop opposite the luxurious Atlantis The Palm hotel, home to sunken aquatic

Your unforgettable trip will end with a visit to the observation deck ‘At the Top’ of the world’s tallest building - ‘Burj Khalifa’, situated right next to The Dubai Mall, one of the world’s largest shopping malls. You will have the opportunity to visit the 50-metre long aquarium at the mall and see the exotic aquatic flora and fauna. Travelling through the tunnel, you will be treated to an exceptional underwater experience as you gaze upon sharks, stingrays and other species of fish. Thereafter, you will have free time for shopping at The Dubai Mall.

Modern Dubai Tour

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday 5–6 hours (Starting in the morning) Smart casual (We recommend comfortable footwear) Tours available from all Emirates

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sightseeing tours

Dubai Cy Tour

Abu Dhabi Cy Tour

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Days of operation Tuesday and Saturday Duration 6–7 hours (Starting in the morning) Dress code For details please refer to our representative Remarks Tours depart from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Ajman

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Saturday, Monday and Wednesday 4–5 hours (starting in the morning) Smart casual (We recommend comfortable footwear) Tours depart from all Emirates

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 fascinating 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 for a visit to the Spice Market and the Gold Souk. On our way to Burj Al Arab, the most luxurious hotel in the world you will have the opportunity to stop for a photo shoot next to Jumeirah Mosque – an architectural landmark of Dubai.

Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates and one of the world’s largest producers of oil, has actively attempted to diversify its economy in recent years through investments in financial services and tourism. Your journey begins in Dubai, where you will travel past the world’s largest man made port at Jebel Ali and onward for the two–hour drive to Abu Dhabi. You will be mesmerised by the grandness of the new additions to Abu Dhabi’s skyline, as well as the majestic Grand Mosque, which is one of the largest

mosques in the world. You will then be driven through the heart of the city where you can see the famous Union Square, that houses symbolic themes inspired by the customs of the country. After a drive along the Corniche, you will visit the Heritage Village, specially designed by late HH Sheikh Zayed Ben Sultan al Nahyan, as a reminder of the past for the younger generation. You will also have the opportunity to enjoy shopping at Abu Dhabi Marina Mall, home to a large array of luxury boutiques and souvenir stores.

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sightseeing tours

This charming desert oasis was originally known as a stop on a caravan trail but today it is a university city and an agricultural centre. Known as the ‘Garden City’, Al Ain is the second-largest city within the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.

Al Ain City Tour

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Sunday 6–7 hours (Starting in the morning) Smart casual For a minimum of two guests Tours depart from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Ajman

Your tour begins at Hili Gardens to view archaeological digs which date back more than 5000 years. You will then proceed to Al Ain Palace Museum, an old fortress which was the Residence of the late ruler Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan to feast your eyes on interesting displays, including a collection of family portraits offer an insight into the way the royal family lived and entertained. Next, you proceed to Al Ain National Museum which provides an overview of the country’s traditions and culture. Later you will have the pleasure to see camels up close. These unique animals have been accompanying the Bedouins along the years, but today, they are of immense social and economic value in the region as well as a dependable source of food and milk. Before returning to Dubai, you can stop at Jahili Fort, where various exhibitions are often hosted, to take in the photography collection of the famous explorer Wilfred Thesiger, who lived amongst the local Bedouin tribes between 1946 and 1947.

Six Emates Tour

The Six Emirates tour reveals the captivating contrast of the cultural and the modern face of the United Arab Emirates. Begin with the emirate of Dubai, and proceed towards Sharjah, passing Khalid Lake, the Blue Souk and the dhow yard. Next, proceed to Ajman for a visit to the Ajman Museum, a treasure house of historical relics, followed by a photo stop at the Sheikh Palace, and the country’s largest shipyard. Driving to Umm al-Quwain, you will have a photo stop at the museum, Sheikh Palace, then a short stop at La Palma Hotel.

Upon reaching Ras Al Khaimah, which is in the northern part of the UAE bordering Oman, you will have a photo stop at Al Jazirah Al Hamra (Al Hamra Island). Last but not least is Fujairah, where you can stop at the Friday market and platform Wadi.

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Available upon request/on a private basis 7–8 hours (Starting in the morning) Casual/comfortable For a minimum of two guests Tours depart from Dubai

A sumptuous lunch at Royal Beach Hotel puts the perfect finishing touch to the day.

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sightseeing tours

Sharjah and Ajman Cy Tour

East Coast Tour

Day of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

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Thursdays 7–8 hours (Starting in the morning) Casual/comfortable For a minimum of two guests Tours depart from all Emirates

On your way to the East Coast, you will pass through the agricultural areas of Al Dhaid, where the terrain changes from colourful desert landscape to spectacular mountains scenery. The coastline is scattered with small fishing villages including the old village of Dibba, once a strategically important settlement offering a stunning view of the Indian Ocean.

Continuing along the coastline, you will arrive at the oldest and smallest mosque in the country, the Al Bidya Mosque, which was built in the 15th century. Drive through the port towns of Khorfakhan and Fujairah, passing by the ruins of the mountain dwellers and end the trip with a visit to the 300-year old Fort of Fujairah as well as the fortress of Bithnah Oasis.

Shop for local crafts, pottery and carpets at the Friday Market, or gaze upon the stunning view of the canyon and the wadis which still display the tracks used by nomads in early days.

Before returning to Dubai, you will have time for lunch and leisure and Royal Beach Hotel.

Sharjah is an exciting, lively city with colorful souks filled with interesting artifacts in every corner. The combination of restored houses in traditional style with walls of sea coral; the bright colors of the material souks; the exciting fruit and vegetable market and the fascinating fish souk – all together gives a magical feeling. This magic is illustrated in the Museum, housed in the newly renovated Fort of

Ajman. In the Al Markazi Souk, the skills of the gold jewelers are on display. The numerous monuments in the city reflect the craftsmanship of the people, especially in the renovated Conservation Area “Heritage Area”.

Days of operation Duration Dress code

Wednesday and Sunday 4–5 hours (Starting in the morning) Conservative (Shoulders and knees  should be covered)

Remarks

For a minimum of two guests Tours depart from Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman

Shopping is essential for every visitor.

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sightseeing tours with fine dining

sightseeing tours with fine dining

A unique way to discover one of the world’s best tourist destinations

Modern Dubai wh High Tea at Burj Al Arab

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

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Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday 6–7 hours (Starting in the morning) Smart casual (no shorts, jeans, flip flops or sneakers) Tours depart from All Emirates Please request our representative for a High Tea menu

Modern Dubai offers visitors a diverse experience, from the unforgettable charm of traditional souks to inspiring modern skyscrapers. You will start at Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, then proceed to The Dubai Mall one of the world’s largest shopping malls for the opportunity to visit the 50-metre long, world class aquarium, and experience the exotic wonders of aquatic life first-hand through breathtaking views . You will be treated to an exceptional underwater experience as you see sharks, stingrays and other species of fish in their natural habitat. Drive towards Dubai Marina for a glimpse at an exclusive environment for living, leisure and business, followed by a visit to Palm Jumeirah, the world’s largest man-made island. Stop for a photo opposite the luxurious Atlantis The Palm hotel a magnificent, oceanic tribute to a mythological age. Finally, conclude your unforgettable tour with the experience of having a ‘High Tea’ at the famous Burj Al Arab, which is designed to resemble a billowing sail and soars to a height of 321 meters, dominating the Dubai Jumeirah skyline. Illuminated at night by choreographed lights representing water and fire, Burj Al Arab is individual, inspired and impressive!

Dubai is a city that provides a new surprise at every turn, with a rich blend of the old and the new. It is a city of ages that rises out of the desert and crowns the gulf coast with its presence. Your journey takes you through to the magnificent view of Dubai Creek, passing by the heritage area of Bastakiya, full of ancient 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.

Magical Dubai with lunch at Burj Al Arab

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Saturday, Monday and Wednesday 5–6 hours (starting in the morning) Smart casual (no shorts, jeans, flip flops or sneakers) Tours depart from All Emirates Lunch is included in the package

Next, you will board an Abra, a traditional boat, to cross the Creek for a visit to the Spice Market and the Gold Souk. On our way to Burj Al Arab, the most luxurious hotel in the world you will have the opportunity to stop for a photo shoot next to Jumeirah Mosque – an architectural landmark of Dubai. The final leg of the tour is the experience of savouring delicious cuisines amidst the magical atmosphere of Burj Al Arab.

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sightseeing tours with fine dining

sightseeing tours with fine dining

Magical Abu Dhabi with lunch at Emates Palace

Days of operation Tuesday and Saturday Duration 6–7 hours (Starting in the morning) Dress code For details please refer to our representative Remarks Tours depart from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Ajman Lunch is included in the package

The secrets of Arabia

Abu Dhabi is the capital of the United Arab Emirates and the residence of the Federal National Council. One of the world’s largest producers of oil, Abu Dhabi, has actively attempted to diversify its economy in recent years through investments in financial services and tourism. Your journey begins in Dubai, where you will travel past the world’s largest man made port at Jebel Ali and onward for the two–hour drive to Abu Dhabi.

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You will be mesmerised by the grandness of the new additions to Abu Dhabi’s skyline, as well as the majestic Grand Mosque, which is one of the largest mosques in the world. You will then be

driven through the heart of the city where you can see the famous Union Square, that houses symbolic themes inspired by the customs of the country.

When visiting the Gulf it is worth taking time to explore the culture, heritage, art and local cuisine. We offer you a fascinating insight into Arab culture to discover the secrets of Arabia.

After a drive along the Corniche, you will visit the Heritage Village, specially designed by late HH Sheikh Zayed Ben Sultan al Nahyan, as a reminder of the past for the younger generation. You will also have the opportunity to enjoy shopping at Abu Dhabi Marina Mall, home to a large array of luxury boutiques and souvenir stores.

Your tour begins with a visit to a heritage house, built in 1890 and owned by Sheikh Ahmed bin Dalmouk, Dubai’s most famous pearl merchant of the time. It is one of the best examples of a traditional Emirati family home. You will then walk to Al Ahmadia School, which was the first school in the Emirate and played a key role in the history of education. Many members of the ruling family have studied there.

Lunch at one of the most luxurious and unique hotels in the world, Emirates Palace, will add the finishing touch to your day.

On the other side of the creek you will explore the charms of Bastakiya, with its narrow lanes

and houses with tall chimney-like structures called wind towers. You will also learn about architecture, culture and arts while visiting this part of Dubai. On the courtyard outside the mosque you can learn the basics of Islam and our guide will perform for you the process of ablution, the traditional washing ritual before prayers. Lastly, enjoy a magical Arabic dinner experience at the ‘Bastakiya Nights’ Restaurant. You will be able to enjoy local culinary delights in one of the oldest houses of Bastakiya. Experience true Arabian hospitality, with a lavish four-course dinner, dates and Arabic coffee in a wonderful surrounding. After the dinner your transfer to the hotel will be arranged.

Days of operation Available upon request/on a private basis Duration Dress code Remarks

4–5 hours (starting in the afternoon) Smart casual For a minimum of two guests Tours depart from Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman Non-alcoholic beverages can be provided at an extra cost

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sightseeing tours with fine dining

sightseeing tours with fine dining

Dner at Bab Al Shams Hotel & Resort

Lunch or dinner at Burj Al Arab Hotel

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Days of operation Duration Dress code

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Wednesday and Sunday 3 hours Smart casual For a minimum of two guests Tours depart from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Ajman Beverages, henna painting and hubbly bubbly are available upon request at additional charge

Experience the wide expanse of the desert and the magic of lively entertainment at Al Hadheerah, the region’s first open-air traditional Arabic desert restaurant. As the resort’s signature restaurant, Al Hadheerah enchants you with scenes straight out of an Arabian legend featuring belly dancers, henna painters, live bands, falcon display, camel rides and more!

cu isine : Ethnic Arabic

m en u: Arabic cuisine with live cooking stations

en t erta inm en t: Live Arabic band with singer, belly dancer, folk dancer, falcon display, henna painter, camel and horse rides

Experience the finest Arabian hospitality and service, complemented by unrivalled pomp and splendour over lunch or dinner at Burj Al Arab, an international architectural wonder and Dubai’s most recognisable landmark. Dine in Burj al Arab, where you will be treated to spectacular views of the Arabian Gulf during daytime. This splendid restaurant, adjacent to the tallest atrium in the world, is the perfect

Tours available daily/upon request 2 hours (lunch/dinner) Smart casual (no shorts, jeans, flip flops or sneakers) Tours depart from all Emirates Tour includes lunch/dinner and transfers to and from the hotel

place to be pampered with traditional Arabic and international cuisine. Warm colours and exquisite interior design will enhance your experience.

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sightseeing tours with fine dining

sightseeing tours with fine dining

Bateaux Dubai – Creek Cruise

Dhow Cruise with dner

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Daily (evening) 2 hours cruising Smart casual Available from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Ajman

Tour includes dinner, soft drinks and transfers to and from the hotel.

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Daily (evening) 2 hours 30 min (8.30 pm to 11.00 pm) Smart casual (evening) For a minimum of two guests Tours depart from Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman Tour includes dinner and transfers to and from the hotel

The unique dining cruise experience on water … A cruise on board the glass-enclosed, air-conditioned Bateaux Dubai is as inspiring as the city itself. You can enjoy a freshly prepared gourmet dinner menu accompanied by live entertainment, atmospheric lighting, an extensive selection of beverages and exceptional service whilst cruising pass the spectacular sights of Dubai Creek. The elegant vessel also presents an unusual yet exceptional venue for a variety of events, parties

and special occasions. Charter for private functions can be arranged upon request. The package includes: A la carte four-course dinner h  Live music h  Transfer h 

Spend a relaxed evening while on board a traditionally decorated wooden dhow as it sails along the Dubai Creek under the moonlight. The major Dubai landmarks shine through the moonlit sky, as the wooden vessel slips silently

across the creek. The past and present architecture of the area is brought to its full beauty during this time of the day.

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adventure tours

adventure tours

Morning Safari

Desert Safari

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

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Tuesday, Friday and Sunday 3–4 hours (Starting in the morning) Shorts, jeans, sport footwear For a minimum of 2 guests Remember your hat or cap and sun block lotion Tour is not recommended for heart patients, pregnant women or people with neck or back problems

Get ready for a morning trip of excitement and magic, as our experienced safari drivers take you away from the busy city into a thrilling journey over the sand dunes deep inside the Dubai desert. You will stop at the camp site to enjoy some refreshments and perhaps for some of you to enjoy a camel ride. You will also have the opportunity to try one of the world’s newest and most exciting sports – sand boarding! Strap on your sand board, take a

deep breath and rush down the golden sands of the desert. You will return to the city around noon to enjoy the rest of your day refreshed and full of stories to tell.

Experience the thrill of a life time with a rollercoaster ride on sand dunes. Our safari gives you an opportunity to see the golden sand dunes of Arabia in 4-wheel vehicles. While on the journey, you will stop on the highest sand dune to view the beautiful sunset and to refresh yourself with a mineral water. 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 flavours. Adding to the atmosphere of the night, an enchanting belly dancer performs a fascinating dance to a rhythm of Arabic music. To top it all, a delicious barbecue buffet dinner is served under the stars.

Daily 4–5 hours (starting in the afternoon) Casual/comfortable Tours depart from all Emirates This is an unguided tour Tour is not recommended for heart patients, pregnant women or people with neck or back problems.

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adventure tours

adventure tours

Heritage Safari

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

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Daily Half day (afternoon) Casual / comfortable For a minimum of 2 guests English guide

Liwa Safari

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-alifetime heritage experience, as you enjoy a sumptuous dinner under the stars.

Your trip begins in Abu Dhabi, to the edge of the great Empty Quarter desert, the largest in Arabia. Travel by road and sand tracks to the Liwa Oasis. The exhilarating drive over the highest sand dunes in the world is a unique and most spectacular experience. You will pass numerous desert reserves and if you are lucky, you might spot some of the rare gazelles. Continue towards the south, passing magnificent desert landscapes and stop for a picnic lunch in the Oasis. After lunch, visit a camel farm and continue to Moreb Hill, built by

the Abu Dhabi authorities in order to conduct specialised desert races. Your drive will reach an exciting climax with the sounds of the desert ‘Sand Avalanche’. Another attraction on this tour is observing the desert rose, a form of crystallised gypsum that takes on an interesting shapes, that of a rose with open petals. Before heading back to the tarmac, you can try sand boarding and test your skills ‘surfing’ on the sand dunes.

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Daily 8–9 hours (starting in the morning) Casual/comfortable For a minimum of 2 guests Tours depart from Abu Dhabi This is an unguided tour Picnic included in the tour Tour is not recommended for heart patients, pregnant women or people with neck or back problems

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adventure tours

adventure tours

Dubai Seaplane Adventure

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Daily 25 Minutes Casual Tours available from Ras Al Khaimah to Dubai and vice versa

Tours from Dubai Creek to Jebel Ali also available

Flight is subject to availability and weather conditions Passport copy required for this tour

Transport

Transfers available upon request

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Seawings Silver Dubai Experience

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Soak in breathtaking panoramic views of the UAE’s stunning landscape with the Dubai Seaplane Adventure. Enjoy thrilling water takeoff in a 9 -seater Cessna Caravan followed by an unforgettable aerial journey from Ras Al Khaimah to Dubai or vice versa. You may also

enjoy the picturesque Dubai skyline with a flight over some of its amazing wonders. For those looking for a unique and memorable leisure experience in the UAE, this 30 minute flight is a must!

Seawings offers you a unique sightseeing excursion across Dubai’s ever changing coastal and modern skyline. Seawings Silver is a 40-minute ‘dock to dock’ excursion providing views of Dubai’s most iconic landmarks including Palm Jumeirah, Bur Khalifa, The

Daily 40 minutes (Dock to Dock) Casual For a minimum of 2 guests Up to 9 passengers per flight Flight is subject to availability and weather conditions Passport copy required for this tour

World Islands, Burj Al Arab, Historic Dubai Creek, Port Rashid and more. Come, let us experience Dubai!

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adventure tours

adventure tours

Spectacular Helicopter Tour

Balloon flight

Days of operation Daily Duration 12 minutes or 22 minutes* Remarks For a minimum 2 guests Subject to availability and weather conditions

Passport copy required for this tour

*the itinerary may differ depending on the duration; please contact your representative to get a detailed itinerary.

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Experience a spectacular Helicopter tour and discover Dubai, the world’s new destination of leisure, a place of fascinating contrast, a distinctive blend of modern city and timeless desert, year-round sunshine and five-star luxury. Enjoy the aerial sightseeing as you gaze at the amazing shorelines and beaches and the stunning Burj Al Arab hotel; fly over the breath-taking world wonders – The Palm Jumeirah and The Atlantis Hotel along with many other landmarks such as Burj Khalifa – Dubai’s pride. You will bear

witness to current and upcoming developments of the world’s fastest growing region, as you see the unfolding of a truly extraordinary city of the 21st century.

Fly over the sands of UAE with one of the world’s most experienced ballooning companies . More than just a balloon flight, it is a true desert adventure!

You also have the option to experience the ultimate night aerial tour of this city which dazzles with LED lights and colours. The glistening nightscapes will leave you mesmerised.

UAE’s geographical and climatic location, with its unique landscape is ideal for ballooning . This adventure is a unique excursion that gives you an experience of the desert as only a few have seen it; from a gently floating hot air balloon . Feel the cool dawn air as you float only a few metres above the red dunes, then be awestruck

as the mesmerising landscape unfolds below you.  View the giant dunes, the moon­like landscape of the rugged Hajj Mountains in the East, and the 21st century skyline of Dubai in the west as you rise high into the immense blue of the desert sky . Whether you are a first time guest or a frequent visitor to UAE, the views on offer from our hot air balloon rides will bring new levels of appreciation of the desert and its unique landscape .

Days of operation Daily Duration One hour flight Dress code Casual Remarks For a minimum of 2 guests Tours depart from Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman Subject to availability and weather conditions Tour operates from October to May

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adventure tours

theme & water parks

Divg

Yas Water World

Days of operation Upon request/availability Duration Up to one hour Remarks Available from all Emirates This activity is subject to weather conditions

Different levels available to suit diver’s ability

Passport required

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The coastline of the UAE is home to a wonderful underwater paradise waiting to be explored. The shorelines and reefs are virtually untouched - revealing a land that would look unchanged and familiar to ancient seafarers.

Dive straight into the amazing world of sunken shipwrecks and exotic marine life. The sights and memories you experience while diving will stay with you long after your holiday is over.

Experience the thrill of 45 rides, slides and attractions, many found nowhere else on earth. Located on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE, Yas Waterworld brings you non-stop fun in the sun. Raise your heartbeat on the world’s biggest tornado, board the planet’s longest rollercoaster with lazer & water effects, and shake up your senses on the world’s first rattling waterslide. From adrenalin rushes to laidback lazy rivers and incredible discoveries of Emirati heritage, no visit to the region is complete until you’ve discovered the UAE’s first mega waterpark. The ultimate water adventure awaits at Yas Waterworld. One-Of-A-Kind at Yas Waterworld: • Dawwama: World’s first and largest hydromagnetic-powered 6-person tornado

waterslide • Bandit Bomber: First and longest suspended rollercoaster in the world to incorporate on-board water and lazer special effects • Falcon’s Falaj: Longest mammoth hydromagnetic-powered 6-person water coaster ride in the Middle East at 300 metres • Bubble’s Barrel: The largest FlowBarrel 10 Double sheet wave ride in the world • Slither’s Slides: A maze of slides and tunnels with plenty of twists and turns amidst spectacular special effects • Guest Pearl Diving Experience: Take to plunge to the depths of an underwater tank in a quest to collect three oysters, which contain precious pearls, in an adventure reminiscent of Emirati pearl diving

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Daily Full day Casual (remember to bring swimwear) For a minimum of 2 guests Tours depart from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Ajman

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theme & water parks

theme & water parks

Located within Atlantis The Palm, Aquaventure is the ultimate fun-day-out for entire family. Spectacular rides and easy glides make Aquaventure the most exciting day-out in Dubai. Splash right in to the largest and most exciting water theme park in the Middle East. Aquaventure covers 42 acres and houses Master Blasters, speed slide, rivers, rapids, lush tropical landscapes and access to a private beach. Expect to get wet!

Wild Wadi Waterworld

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Our favourite attractions are: Leap of Faith: 27.5 m tall and 61 m long, from the top of the Ziggurat, this ride catapults riders into a transparent tunnel running through a sharkfilled lagoon.

Daily Full day Casual (remember your swimwear) Tours depart from all Emirates We recommend you bring a towel; Rental is also available at the Wild Wadi

Situated in front of the stunning Burj Al Arab directly adjacent to Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Wild Wadi Waterpark is the ultimate family fun destination offering pure aquatic pleasure.

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Once at this incredible themed waterpark, you can enjoy over 30 rides and attractions which guarantee a fantastic time for children and adults alike. Set your pulse racing on the Wipeout Flowrider which was the first barrelling

wave to be built in the world, or splash around in Breaker’s Bay, the largest wave pool in the Middle East. Whether you want pure excitement or a relaxed afternoon, enjoy a day of pure unadulterated fun, with a host of adrenaline-fuelled as well as relaxing rides, lazy rivers and kid-friendly areas.

Shark Attack: Journey to the mysterious core of the Ziggurat through dark twisting tunnels, before being thrust through the shark-filled lagoon. Glide along the inter–connected waterways and beaches and be brave to dare The Rapids. Or, enjoy the leisurely tidal effect of Torrent River Splashers, the largest family play-structure in the region, 10 slides, 2 dumping buckets, ropebridges, water jets and climbing frames, will keep younger guests excited and amused all day long.

Aquaventure

Days of operation Daily Duration Full day Dress code Beachwear Remarks Tours depart from all Emirates We recommend you bring a towel Rentals also available at Aquaventure Remember your hats and sun block lotions

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theme & water parks

theme & water parks

The Lo Chambers

Dolphin Bay

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

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Daily 90 minutes, including introduction to the experience Beachwear Tours depart from all Emirates

Ever dreamt of wading into crystal clear waters and entering the intriguing and playful world of dolphins? A visit to Dolphin Bay, makes those dreams come true! Here you will come nose to bottlenose with one of the world’s most intriguing animals. The family of Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphins are waiting to welcome you and share a fun and memorable play-date. Each 90-minute shallow water interaction is designed to bring guests closer to this fun-loving family, providing an intimate and educational experience.

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Marine mammal specialists will be on hand to share their knowledge of these amazing creatures, and to teach you how to help preserve their habitat and conserve their population. After each interaction, you are encouraged to visit the education centre, where you can learn more about these fascinating mammals. Discover the lost world of Atlantis and explore a labyrinth of elaborately themed chambers. Discover a remarkable array of marine life, forgotten artefacts and mysterious scripts. Over 20 fresh and seawater marine exhibits

Daily Full day Smart casual Tours depart from all Emirates

include piranha, arapaima, moon jellies, giant grouper, lionfish and much more. No place reveals the secrets of the underwater world as the Lost Chambers of Atlantis!

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theme & water parks

theme & water parks

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

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Daily 11:00am - 8:00pm Full day Casual Tours depart from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Ajman

Al Forsan

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is the world’s first and shows, fun kids entertainment and an inspiring only Ferrari theme park and the largest indoor display of racing heritage. themepark in the world. The park pays tribute to Featured attractions include: the passion, excellence, performance and • Formula Rossa, the world’s fastest rollertechnical innovation that Ferrari has established coaster, reaching speeds of up to 240 km/ over the years and represents today. hour and emulating the feeling of being in a Step through the main gates into an intense Ferrari F1 car multi-sensory experience celebrating the Ferrari • State-of-the-art racing simulators as those spirit, where families, fans and racing fanatics used by the Scuderia Ferrari racing team can experience history like never before. Ferrari • Driving and Racing school for junior World Abu Dhabi is a family friendly themepark drivers, with expert training offering a unique entertainment experience • 5 unique restaurants and cafes offering an through a winning mix of rides and attractions, authentic taste of Ferrari’s homeland offering high thrill rides, family-friendly attractions, state-of-the-art simulators, live

Spread out over 1,600,000 sqm in the heart of Abu Dhabi’s new 2030 city plan at Khalifa City, Al Forsan International Sports Resort is the first of its kind in the UAE and the Middle East. The Resort is set to become the preferred destination for world class sports and leisure, leaving the competition far behind. Al Forsan features five world-class sports areas catering to novices as well as professionals, including a comprehensive shooting area for the most professional shooter to the “never fired a shot” beginner, a water sport area

featuring the first cable ski lakes in the Middle East, an equestrian centre which has been designed to create the perfect environment for those who love horses, motor sport arena built to the highest and most modern criteria, a themed indoor air conditioned paintball field as well as a flight simulator.

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Daily Full day Sport-casual For a minimum of 2 guests Tours depart from Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman and Abu Dhabi

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theme & water parks

theme & water parks

Ski Dubai and Snow Park

Days of operation Duration Remarks

Daily 2 hours Tours depart from all Emirates Skiing is for professionals only; ski lessons for beginner level is available

KidZania Dubai

Ski Dubai is the first indoor ski resort in the Middle East. It offers an amazing snowy setting to enjoy skiing, snowboarding, tobogganing or just playing games in the snow. Plus you can now meet and play with Ski Dubai’s newest residents; the Snow Penguins! Young or old, beginners or pros, there is something for everyone. Ski Dubai is a unique mountain-themed attraction that offers you the opportunity to enjoy real snow in Dubai all year round.

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You don’t need to worry about ski clothing or equipment, Ski Dubai has it all, from winter jackets to snowboarding equipment. Your skis will carry you down the slope, and the quad chairlift or tow lift will promptly carry you to the top for another run. So get the family together and enjoy real snow all year round in a world of winter sports and snow play!

Days of operation Daily Duration Full day Remarks Tours depart from all Emirates

KidZania Dubai is an award-winning children’s edutainment centre, located on Level 2 of The Dubai Mall. Over 80 role-playing activities are offered within the 80,000 square foot mini-city, including fire-fighters, pilots, surgeons, policemen, reporters, chef and more. The indoor edutainment centre is a city built to scale for children, complete with buildings,

paved streets, vehicles, a functioning economy, and recognizable destinations in the form of “establishments”. A dedicated toddler area entertains the little ones, whereas children up to the age of 16 years can enjoy all the various professions on offer at KidZania Dubai.

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theme & water parks

theme & water parks

Dolphin and Seal Extravaganza

Days of operation Daily Duration 45 minutes for the 11am and 3pm show, 1hour and 20 minutes for the 6pm show 45 minutes for swimming with the dolphins Remarks Available from all Emirates

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Bird Show

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Get up close and personal with bottlenose dolphins and playful northern fur seals at the action-packed shows. The interactive extravaganzas showcase these amazing animals’ astounding skills. Watch in wonder as the dolphins and seals dance, sing, juggle, play ball, jump through hoops and even paint! The 6pm show ‘Legend of the Mermaid is a musical and illusion adaptation of a classic fairy-tale. Join our master illusionist and our beautiful acrobatic mermaid as we take you on a magical adventure followed by our spectacular dolphin and seal show.

You can also make your visit to Dubai truly memorable with a once-in-a-lifetime experience - swimming with the beautiful dolphins! Guided and fully briefed by expert dolphin trainers, guests can interact, kiss, swim and play with the bottle-nose dolphins. Learn about the dolphins’ social structures, communication and habitats. Swim sessions are suitable for visitors from 5 years onwards as long as they are accompanied in the pool by an adult.

Join in the fun at the UAE’s only exotic birdshow for an action packed experience with over twenty species of birds and parrots. Become a part of the show as the birds fly overhead and interact with the audience.

Learn about the intelligence of these fascinating birds: the saying “bird brain” is most certainly not true! You will learn about their natural habitats, social structures, how they are trained, their diets and conservation issues.

Daily 30 minutes Casual Available from all Emirates

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theme & water parks

Yas Marina Circuit Venue Tour

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

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Daily 2 hours Casual/comfortable Tours depart from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Ajman

fishing, sea & creek cruises

Capitals’ Mangroves Tour Experience the world’s most technologically advanced motor sports Circuit on the Yas Marina Circuit Venue Tour. Where else in the world will you find a Formula 1 track running through a hotel, a solar-powered VIP Hospitality tower offering unsurpassed track views from 60 meters high, or fully covered grandstands?

Your tour starts at the North Entrance Gate, and travels past the adrenaline-fuelled Dynamic Area towards YMC’s biggest Grandstand. Enjoy the captivating view over the circuit and the Ferrari Theme Park, then go past the Driving Academy and Drag Centre towards the Royal Shams Tower and head to the Paddock Area.

The Al Gurm Mangrove forests are a unique marine eco system covering thousands of hectares along the UAE coastline. They form an important and integral part of the coastal eco system in this country. The most common species in the UAE is avicennia marina or grey mangrove.

On 1st November 2009, Abu Dhabi proudly hosted the first Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and became one of the 17 countries around the world licensed to hold an F1 Grand Prix race. The Emirate has also secured the rights to host an F1 Grand Prix until 2016. All year round, Yas Marina Circuit hosts an extensive programme of international and national motor sport racing series, as well as major entertainment events and corporate activities.

You then have a chance to visit the state-of-theart Race Control Room and take a photo of the starting grid, finishing line and podium. Pass the Pit Garages and visit one of the F1 Team Villas, from which you have a dazzling view at the Marina and the Yas Hotel. The last stop is the Media Centre, the region’s most advanced global communication centre. Head back to the North Entrance where you can pop into the YMC Welcome Gearbox to find a souvenir and get an update on upcoming events.

Within the UAE itself lie about 3,000 square hectares of mangroves, of which almost 2,300 hectares are in Abu Dhabi. Mangroves provide a great habitat/home and safe breeding ground for certain species of fish, turtles, commercially significant shrimp, snapper, grunt fish and sea bream, whilst also offering a safe haven for birds nesting, migrating and egg laying. Mangrove forests are found in intertidal areas and are important in the prevention of coastline erosion caused by wave action and ocean currents. They are also a rich source of food and

fuel as the wood was used historically for constructing homes and ships due to its hardness and high resistance to rot as well as termites. The Eastern Mangrove Lagoon is the closest mangrove forest in Abu Dhabi city and popular for sea paddlers to visit. It is referred to as the Eastern Mangrove Lagoon National Park and will be the first of five national parks identified in Plan Abu Dhabi 2030. This excursion allows you to discover the ecology of the area and the surrounding environment and is a good way to enjoy the scenic mangroves in an eco-friendly kayaking journey. Experience a unique marine eco-system and paddle through the twists and turns of beautiful lagoons in a natural haven on the cusp of urban life.

Days of operation Duration session Dress code Remarks

Daily, outdoor activity depends on tide and weather conditions 3 hours, including 90-minute paddle Casual (suitable for outdoor water-related activity) For a minimum of 4 guests Tours depart from Abu Dhabi

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fishing, sea & creek cruises

fishing, sea & creek cruises

Abu Dhabi Islands Cruise

Fiing

Days of operation Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings Duration 4 hours (timings depend on season) Dress code Casual/beach (don›t forget your swimsuit) Remarks Tours depart from Abu Dhabi Snacks and soft drinks are included

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Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Enjoy a stunning island cruise on a sailing yacht in Abu Dhabi around the clear blue waters of the sea, where you can swim, play beach games, listen to music and have fun on one of the many white sand islands surrounding the city.

The fishing season in UAE runs through the year and the warm waters of the Arabian Gulf bring in masses of baitfish in winter and this area is a prime hunting ground for the sailfish and many other game fish.

Daily 4 hours Casual Tours depart from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Ajman

The abundance of sailfish is staggering and the size of the sails is also astonishing with some catches reaching over 130 pounds.

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fishing, sea & creek cruises

special interest tours

Musandam–Dibba

Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

Days of operation Duration Dress code Remarks

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Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday Full day Casual/comfortable For a minimum 2 guests Original passport required for this tour Remember your swimwear, sun lotion and sun hat

This day trip takes you through the unique scenery and rugged mountains between the borders of UAE and Oman, until you reach the East Coast Peninsula of Musandam, in Oman. Depart from Dibba Al Byah’s Fishing Port and start cruising to the famous stone houses, fishing villages, Zeke, Haffa village, Haffa beach, white mountains, cutting rocks, beautiful caves, salty mountains and the magnificent bays of Musandam. Return to the harbour in the afternoon, followed by transfer from Dibba back to your hotel.

Package Includes: h Pick up from your hotel h Two way transfer by air-conditioned cars or busses h Full day Dhow-cruise in Dibba h Lunch served on board h Snorkeling equipment h Refreshments and fruits

Representing the passion of Bedouins, falcons are the national emblem of the UAE. Dating back into centuries, falconry is a unique tradition that is well preserved in Abu Dhabi. The Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital is a popular tourist attractions and has been internationally recognised for its innovative programme. It has won several awards, including the 34th International Award for Tourist, Hotel and Catering Industry (New Millennium Award) for its excellent tourism programme.

Your tour includes a visit to two beautiful museums with rare falcon and falconry displays. You can interact directly with those fabulous birds of prey and take pictures as an unforgettable memory of your visit and even witness the free flying falcons.

Daily (except Friday and Saturday) 2 hours Casual/comfortable For a minimum of 2 guests Tours depart from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Ajman

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shopping

shopping

Al Salem Carpet showroom

Opening hours

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Saga World with Miraj Islamic Art Centre

Sat - Thur: 10:00am to 10:00pm  Fri: 4:00pm to 10:00pm

Culture and Beyond

Discover for yourself

Saga World invites you to a voyage of discovery, where the hand, head and the heart get together to capture the spirit. Journey through a world influenced by the past and inspired by a promise of the future; where vibrant and stimulating experiences awaken the senses. Discover for yourself an extravaganza of culture, cuisine, music, fashion and lifestyle.

Miraj is a world of art, culture and history located on Jumeirah Beach Road in Dubai. A walk around the store takes you on a journey through the rich and diverse heritage and legacy of Islamic art. The store features museum-like displays of unique Islamic art pieces sourced from around the Muslim world, from places like Egypt, Syria, Iran, India, Iraq, Kashmir as well as Russia. Displays include meticulously hand woven pictorial and bejewelled carpets, silk textiles, jewellery, marble pieces, vases engraved with Arabic calligraphy and miniature paintings. Miraj Islamic Art Centre is dedicated to the renaissance of Islamic Art and is open for private and public viewing.

Opening hours

Al Salem Carpet showroom offers a unique collection of floor carpets made in the Asian and European countries. In the earlier days, carpets were considered a luxury and used only in the house of noblemen. These days, carpets are not only a necessity in our houses but also a form of art displayed in a unique manner. In this showroom, a great assortment of carpets from countries such as Belgium, Iran, India,

Turkey and Nepal are available. All the rugs are real works of art which will fascinate you with their superior designs and quality.

Located on Jumeirah Beach Road, Saga World is a stand alone store with more than 80 shops, a cafĂŠ and a restaurant.

Daily from 09:30am to 18:30pm.

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dubai, uae (head office)

abu dhabi, uae

Al Barsha Boutique Building, Al Barsha 1, P.O. Box 25488, Dubai T +971 4 45 04 450 F +971 4 45 04 451 info@desertadventures.ae

P.O. Box 45377 Abu Dhabi Al Raha Beach Hotel, 1st floor T +971 2 55 66 155 F +971 2 55 66 955 abudhabi@desertadventures.ae

muscat, oman

qatar & bahrain

P.O. Box 809 Muscat Al Khawair, Shatti Al Qurum, Al Sarooj St Way 3054, Villa 4321 T +968 24 60 1800 F +968 24 60 1300 omanreservation@desertadventures.co.0m

T +971 4 45 04 450 F +971 4 45 04 451 bahrain@desertadventures.ae qatar@desertadventures.ae

amman, jordan P.O. Box 3688 Amman Hussein Al Husseini Building # 145 Office # 115, Mecca St T +962 6 5511755 F +962 6 5511781 info.jordan@desertadventures.com

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