Arab Peninsula

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. Hilton Garden Inn or similar hotel in Ras Al Khaimah.

Day 5              Drive tp Khasab, the capital of Musandam Governorat. In Khasab: Al Kmazera and Khasab castles, old souk, port and mosques. 2 nights in Atama or similar hotel.

Day 6              Trekking in the mountains of Musandam.

Day 7              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. 2 nights in Al Bahar Hotel and Resort or similar accommodation in Fujairah.

Day 8                Trekking in wadis Al Qor and Hatta.

Day 9              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 10              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 11              Departure from Abu Dhabi.        

Accommodation in hotels
5 lunches and 2 dinners
Admission fees
Palm Monorail ride
Water taxi in Dubai
Guide service

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

Date:  March 25, 2024         Price: $4,300, single supplement  $1,100.