2018 LADYDRINKS DUBAI RETREAT

September 13-17th, 2018 

 

LADYDRINKS TEAMS UP WITH EXPLORATEUR JOURNEYS, Travel For the globally curious

COST

---$3500 per person (DOES NOT INCLUDE AIRFARE)

---$500 DEPOSIT DUE BY FEBRUARY 1ST (payable by Paypal invoice)

DAY 1

Welcome to Dubai! Upon arrival at the airport (international flights not included in this quotation), your transfer driver will collect you and bring you to the Grand Hyatt Dubai to check in, relax and recharge where you will enjoy exclusive Club Access including complimentary alcoholic beverag3es and soft drinks nightly from 6:30-8:30 PM.  

Enjoy the remainder of the day and evening at leisure.

The Grand Hyatt Dubai is situated on Sheikh Zayed Road, set upon landscaped gardens with indoor and outdoor pools, boasting 13 dining and entertainment venues, state of the art fitness center and a stunning spa. All rooms are decorated with Arabic touches, featuring flat screen TV, complimentary wi-fi, mini bar and luxury marble bathrooms complete with spa tub

Overnight Grand Hyatt Dubai- Club Room Double Occupancy, Breakfast and Club Access included

DAY 2

This morning, you’ll embark on a half day classic Dubai city tour which will take you through this magical, diverse location. Although vast swathes of Dubai are now transformed with contemporary architecture into a modern and luxurious city, traces of the historic town that existed 40 years ago can still be found in some parts. The ‘Traditional Dubai City Tour’ will take you on a cultural journey through time into mini mazes of wind- towered buildings, narrow lanes and meandering pathways of the lively souks and a scenic ride on the traditional abra boat.

Highlights include:

  • A visit to the Sheikh Mohammad Centre for Cultural Understanding including lunch at a local Emirati woman’s home
  • A ride on the traditional abra boat across scenic Dubai Creek
  • A visit to the Spice and Gold Souks, with tantalising scents and shimmering jewellery
  • A drive to Burj Al Arab, the iconic hotel that has established unmatched standards of luxury
  • A photo stop next to Jumeirah Mosque, an architectural landmark

Duration: Up to 4 hours

Pick up time: Approx 9 am

Enjoy the afternoon at leisure.

This evening you’ll be collected by your private Land Cruiser and taken to the desert for a spectacular evening including a 4x4 Desert Tour and BBQ Evening at a Bedouin Camp.  The tour departs early evening as you traverse across the desert with photo stops during an exciting dune drive in sturdy, made-for-action 4 x 4s. The drive continues as you stop for a breathtaking sunset and once you reach the campsite, you’ll have the opportunity to do camel riding, perhaps try a henna design, walk through the pop up souk and then dive into a delicious barbeque dinner and a shisha (Arabic water pipe) while you watch a belly dancer perform her show around the campfire by starlight.

Duration: Up to 5 hours

Pick up time: Evening

Overnight Grand Hyatt Dubai- Club Room Double Occupancy, Breakfast and Club Access included

 

DAY 3

Today will be all about style and fashion as you embark on a fashion-forward experience where you’ll visit 3 major malls in Dubai complete with a shopping expert.  Dubai is truly ahead of its time with a phenomenal shopping infrastructure…with so much choice it’s challenging to know where to find exactly what you’re looking for.View luxury brands known worldwide and be introduced to new designer labels you may not have known about- enjoy lunch at a local restaurant and finish the day with a visit to the stunning Burj Khalifa (124th floor) for views you will never forget.

Duration: Up to 8 hours

Pick up time: Approx 9 am

Then, this evening, you’ll head out on a Dhow Boat dinner cruise. Enjoy a fabulous, relaxing evening onboard a traditional Arabian dhow for an evening cruise along the creek while you enjoy a sumptuous feast of Arabic and International cuisine while gliding past illuminated souks, banks and palaces.

Duration: Up to 3 hours

Pick up time: Evening

Overnight Grand Hyatt Dubai- Club Room Double Occupancy, Breakfast and Club Access included

DAY 4

It’s been a beautiful journey! Take this morning and afternoon to enjoy at your leisure- perhaps take in a spa treatment at the hotel or return to a mall or souk for some shopping on your own.

This evening, you are in for something spectacularly unique- Dinner In The Sky!  This is like nothing else you could have ever imagined.  Dine as you’re suspended in midair with views that will stun and overwhelm you!

Duration: Up to 3 hours

Pick up time: Evening

Overnight Grand Hyatt Dubai- Club Room Double Occupancy, Breakfast and Club Access included

DAY 5

Today, your transfer will collect you at your hotel to bring you to the airport for your flight home. (international flights not included in this quotation)

@The Program Includes:

  • Accommodations and touring as listed

  • Meals as listed

 

The Program does NOT Include:

 

  • Airfares

  • Services not detailed in our proposal.

  • Meals and beverages that are not detailed in the Program.

  • Tips at Restaurants.

  • Early Check-In or Late Check-Out at Hotels.

  • Tips for Guides.

  • Extra expenses during tours or at hotels.

  • Airport taxes. If required, please add corresponding additional supplement costs.- airport taxes due at several points of entry and departure

  • Expenses of personal nature- additional food, tips/gratuities, etc

Hotel tax if applicable which is due at the hotel upon checkout- These local taxes cannot be prepaid and are not part of the invoice.  They are required to be paid onsite

  • Travel insurance (we highly recommend that each passengers carry a travel insurance)


 

Not responsible for errors or omissions in the content of this proposal. Experiences subject to change due to weather or mitigating circumstances in which alternate experiences will be provided.