United Arab Emirates
UAE is located in the southeast end of the Arabian peninsula on the persian Gulf, bordering Oman and Saudi Arabia, and sharing sea borders with Qatar, Iran and pakistan. It is a federation of 7 emirates – Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah and Umm al-Quwain.
The United Arab Emirates is a holidaymaker’s paradise. With pristine beaches, cool blue waters and a gleaming skyline, it is a favorite destination for vacationers from around the world. Along with luxurious hotels, shiny yachts and colossal malls, new attractions are opening up all over the country, appealing to an ever more diverse set of vacationers.
Capital : Abu Dhabi
Official Language : Arabic
Government : Elective Monarchy
Currency : UAE Dirham
Time Difference : United Arab Emirates is 1 hour 30 minutes behind India
Best Time to Visit : October to April.
CITY TOUR OF ABU DHABI
Visit the stunning Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque that houses the largest Iranian carpet and chandelier in the world. Then visit the Mina Zayed port markets. Head towards the Heritage Village, a man made project that beautifully showcases traditional crafts and the lifestyle of a Bedouin Village. Drive past the iconic Emirates palace.
Al AIN CITY TOUR IN ABU DHABI
The Garden City of Al Ain is the main agricultural centre. Visit the Al Ain museum, housing ancient Arabic manuscripts and royal treasures. Then drive to Oasis Village of Buraimi in the Sultanate of Oman and enjoy a break for lunch or shopping. Visit the quaint camel market and the Sheikh Sultan Fort, birthplace of Sheikh Zayed, the Al Falaj water channels, the Date palm Oasis, the Al Mubazara park in Jebel Hafeet.
FERRARI THEME PARK IN ABU DHABI
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is the world’s first and largest Ferrari theme park with more than 20 Ferrari-inspired rides and attractions. Go shopping at outlets throughout the park including the largest Ferrari Store in the world and a Ferrari boutique that specializes in creating personalized souvenirs for Ferrari lovers.
YAS WATERPARK IN ABU DHABI
Spend time at this exciting 15 hectare water park at Yas Island’s entertainment complex, offering 43 rides, slides and attractions that will thrill the whole family. Its unique theme pays tribute to the UAE’s pearl diving heritage. Enjoy the largest sheet wave surf ride, the longest suspended rollercoaster in the Middle East and many more thrill.
ARABIAN NIGHT VILLAGE IN ABU DHABI
The Arabian Night Village, brings you the best of the desert from the past and the present. The village is surrounded by pristine sand dunes and set in a beautiful desert landscape. Visit a camel farm, go dune bashing, sand sledding, camel riding and more. Enjoy dinner accompanied by live Oud music, and a belly dance show.
CITY TOUR OF DUBAI
Discover Dubai’s beautiful landmarks, including the magnificent Jumeirah Mosque, Jumeriah public Beach and Burj Al Arab, the tallest standing hotel in the world. pass by Sheikh Mohamed’s palace and view the amazing architecture of Deira Towers. Visit the fascinating underground Dubai Museum in the Al Fahidi Fort, built from sea rock and gypsum. Drive through the colorful textile market and stop at the gold souk.
HELICOPTER TOUR OF DUBAI
Experience an exclusive 15-25 minute helicopter tour for maximum 6 passengers and maximum weight of 450 kg. This tour starts off and ends at Atlantis The palm taking you on a route through Dubai’s iconic landmark.
EXPLORE BURJ KHALIFA IN DUBAI
Visit the Burj Khalija and journey through Dubai’s exotic heritage, view the spectacular panorama from At the Top, the observatory. Enjoy the interactive multi-media exhibits and experience a high speed elevator.
DESERT SAFARI TOUR IN DUBAI
Take a thrilling roller coaster ride on the sand dunes and view the beautiful sunset from the highest sand dune. Continue to the Bedouin Campsite in the heart of the desert, where soft drinks and beverages are available. Included? Enjoy a camel ride among the dunes, try smoking a Shisha or try your hand at henna painting. Enjoy a delicious barbecue and belly dance performance in comfortable tents under the starlit sky.
DHOW CRUISE WITH DINNER IN DUBAI
Cruise along the banks of historic Dubai Creek where the Al Falaj Dhow combines the best of culinary delights with stunning views of old and new Dubai. Onboard, enjoy Kahweh – Arabic coffee, dates and welcome drinks followed by a sumptuous international buffet dinner.
DUBAI SHOPPING FESTIVAL IN JANUARY – FEBRUARY
Dubai Shopping festival was organized for the first time by the Government of Dubai, in 1996 to promote trade and commerce. It and takes place every January – February. Besides picking up great bargains, you can enjoy many cultural and entertainment programs like film festivals, special events for the young, street plays, nightly fireworks, international fashion shows and more.