United Arab Emirates and Musandam
Day 1 Arrival in Dubai and transfer to the hotel. 3 nights in Dubai, Al Seef Heritage Hotel by Hilton or similar accommodation.
Day 2 Dubai: Burj Al Arab, monorail ride in Jumeirah Palm, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai Mall, view of the city from the observation deck of the Burj Khalifa, Dubai Fountain, Jumeirah Mosque.
Day 3 Dubai: wind-towered houses of Al Fahidi Historical District in Bastakiya, Dubai Museum in the Al Fahidi Fort, Grand Bur Dubai Mosque, Dubai Creek, Abra, gold souks, Sheikh Mohammed Centre.
Day 4 Drive along the coast to Ras Al Khaimah past minor emirates Sharjah, Ajman and Umm Al Quwain. In Sharjah: cultural square, Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization, Heritage Museum, Al Arsa Souq, fruit and fish market, Blue Souq. 2 nights in Hilton Garden Inn or similar hotel in Ras Al Khaimah.
Day 5 Day trip Khasab, the capital of Musandam Governorat. In Khasab: Al Kmazera and Khasab castles, old souk, port and mosques. Trekking in the mountains of Musandam.
Day 6 Drive to Fujairah past Wadi Shees, Nahwa Cave and the enclave of Mahda. Trekking on hills at Nahwa Cave. In Fujairah: old fort and the Heritage Village. Al Bahar Hotel and Resort or similar accommodation in Fujairah.
Day 7 Fujairah - Abu Dhabi via Al Ain. In Al Ain: Hili Archaeological Park - UNESCO World Heritage Site, Al Ain National Museum, Al Ain Oasis, Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum. 2 nights in Abu Dhabi, Marriott Downtown Hotel or similar accommodation.
Day 8 Abu Dhabi: Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Bateen area, also known as the Royal and Presidential District, Zayed House, Emirates Palace, Corniche, Breakwater, Louvre Abu Dhabi.
Day 9 Departure from Abu Dhabi.
Accommodation in hotels
3 lunches and 2 dinners
Palm Monorail ride
Water taxi in Dubai
8 NM points: all 7 emirates of UAE and Musandam
11 MTP points: all 7 emirates of UAE, Musandam, Khor Fakkan, Nahwa and Mahda
8 TCC points: all 7 emirates of UAE and Oman
UNESCO: 1 world heritage site and 4 tentative world heritage sites
Dates: November 19, 2022; January 14, 2023 Price: $2,200, single supplement $700.