Example trip

Family Adventure in the UAE

Best for:

Adventurous families and fun seekers

10 nights
$6880
All year

Itinerary highlights

  • Come face to face with sharks and sting rays at the bottom of a Shark Lagoon
  • See Palm Jumeirah, The World Islands and Dubai Marina from up high in a seaplane
  • Try indoor skiing, golf on a world-class golf course, or hit the shopping malls
  • Enjoy dune driving through the desert in a 4X4
  • Try camel riding and henna hand painting before dining in a Bedoin tent

Curated by Jan

“There’s so much fun for families in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Go on a shark safari, swim with dolphins, dune drive through the desert, enjoy camel rides, and complete your adventure on the world’s biggest rollercoaster in Ferrari World.”

Itinerary Details

Day 1
Arrival Dubai

Upon arrival, you’ll be met at the airport by a representative and privately transferred to your hotel.

You’ll have the remainder of the day at leisure to explore the surroundings or just relax.

From: $6880 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 2
Aquaventure

Today you’ll enjoy your Aquaventure & Lost Chambers Combo Pass. 

First up, a shark safari adventure where you’ll wear a specially designed helmet that will allow you to breath underwater. You’ll venture along the bottom of the Shark Lagoon, coming face to face with sharks and sting rays.

At Dolphin Bay lagoon you’ll have the chance to interact with dolphins (guests must be confident swimmers), and to learn more about these fascinating creatures and other marine mammals.

From: $6880 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 3
Dubai City Tour

Spend the day exploring Dubai’s rich history.

Visit Burj Al Arab and the Jumeirah Mosque; drive past Zabeel Palace, Al Fahidi Cultural Neighbourhood and art district; visit the Dubai Museum, spice and gold souks; and cross the creek by traditional Abra.

From: $6880 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 4
Bird's Eye View of Dubai

Today you’ll see Dubai from a different perspective.

A Cessna seaplane will pick you up at Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club or Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa and you’ll enjoy aerial views of Dubai’s renowned landmarks including the Palm Jumeirah, The World Islands, Dubai Marina and more.

Afterwards, you’ll reacquaint your feet with the ground at an afternoon tea in the Burj Khalifa - the tallest man-made structure in the world, standing at 829.8 m.

From: $6880 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 5
Day At Leisure

Spend today at leisure doing as much or as little as you please. 

Visit Old Dubai’s traditional buildings and museums, including charming Bastakiya and an Abra ride on the creek. Explore modern Dubai for expansive shopping malls and impressive architecture. Kids will love the indoor skiing at Ski Dubai, while adults can play 18 holes on one of the numerous world-class golf courses. Alternatively, book into a luxurious spa, or simply spend your time on a sun bed soaking up the atmosphere.

From: $6880 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 6
Desert

This morning you’ll be you transferred from your hotel to your next stay in the desert.

After checking in, you’ll embark on a Sundowner Dune Dinner Safari where you can try falcon viewing, dune driving through the desert, camel rides, henna hand painting, and a delicious Arabic-style buffet under the stars at a Bedouin-style camp.

From: $6880 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 7
Private Desert Dinner

After spending today at leisure you’ll enjoy a private desert dinner in the evening.

Add a falconry display, celebration cakes, henna painting, fortune telling or a belly dance show to the meal to make your holiday even more memorable.

From: $6880 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 8
Tour of Abu Dhabi

This morning you’ll be picked up by your driver and transferred to your next hotel, St Regis Saadiyat Island.

After relaxing you’ll embark on a tour of Abu Dhabi, taking in the sights of Yas Island, Yas Marina F1 Circuit, Manarat Al Saadiyat Abu Dhabi Corniche, Emirates Palace Hotel and Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque.

 

From: $6880 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 9
Ferrari World

Lovers of thrills and adventure will be in their element today!

You’ll head to Ferrari World, the largest indoor theme park in the world. Formula Rossa, the world’s fastest roller coaster, is located here so buckle up tight and enjoy the ride! 

From: $6880 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 10
Departure

Today you’ll be transferred to the airport for your onward journey.

From: $6880 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing