10 days (12 with extension)
Group size: 18-35 travelers
Revel in the incredible contrasts of one diverse country.
As the wealthiest country in the Middle East, the United Arab Emirates is often associated with glamour and opulence, and the centers of Dubai and Abu Dhabi live up to the reputation. Be dazzled by these cosmopolitan cities, both meccas of culture, finance, and innovation. Then, set off into the desert to discover how civilizations lived for centuries, long before skyscrapers rose to reach the clouds.
Your tour package includes
On this guided tour, you’ll walk for about 2 hours daily across moderately uneven terrain, including unpaved roads and desert paths, with some hills and stairs.
We handpick every hotel to strike the balance of comfort, location, and local charm. While we can't confirm specific accommodations far in advance, these are common hotels for this tour and we're confident you'll be comfortable and satisfied.
Hyatt Place Dubai
Overnight flight, United Arab Emirates
This contemporary hotel is located in the Al Muraqqabat neighborhood. Guests enjoy Wi-Fi, a gym, and outdoor pool. Nearby, you'll find Deira City Center, Dubai Creek, and the Gold Souk.
Southern Sun Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
This luxurious, modern hotel is located in the business district. Guests enjoy a spa, sauna, and laundry services. Nearby, you'll find the Abu Dhabi Mall, Heritage Park, and the Capital Garden.
Mercure Grand Jebel Hafeet Al Ain Hotel
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
This modern hotel is located in Al Ain. Guests enjoy a sauna, outdoor pool, and free internet access. Nearby, you'll find Jebel Hafeet, Al Ain Zoo, and Al Ain Oasis.
Our team of experts will create a personalized flight itinerary for you. Meet up with friends, arrive early, stop over somewhere new, or stay longer — we've got you covered.