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  • Return air ticket

  • UAE visa–Arrival Dubai Transfer (T1, T2 & T3 only) on Private Basis provided by us (Discovery Travel Dubai) with Discovery Staff Representative and our driver will hold a placard under the name of the lead name of the Pax.

  • Upon arrival proceed to Hotel for Check – in and overnight and they can keep their luggage in the cloak room or concierge area.

  • Standard Check – in at 3: 00 PM and Early Check – in is subject to availability at the time of confirmation / check– in.

  • HALF DAY DUBAI CITY TOUR (04 Hours) with ENGLISH SPEAKING TOUR GUIDE & return Hotel Transfers on Seat in Coach Basis. (Sharing with other passengers)

  • Breakfast inside the Hotel’s Restaurant.

  • Pick up from the hotel lobby in between 8: 30 – 9: 30 AM and proceed for their Half Day Dubai City Tour.

  • Visits popular Sight Seeing pass by to Jumeirah Mosque, pass by to Burj Al Arab, Atlantis the Palm & Burj Khalifa, pass by to Dubai Museum (Please note that coach is not allowed to park in front of Dubai Museum This is under the Dubai Police Law), pass by to Heritage Village, pass by to Bastakiya, and visits Spice & Gold Souk. (Please note that if the clients want to buy gold to Gold Souk they will walk for 20 minutes from Al Ras Metro Station until the main entrance of Gold Souk (vice versa) because the Dubai Police Law strictly not allowed to pick up & drop off in Gold Souk main entrance area).

  • By 1: 30 – 2: 00 PM pick up from tourist parking area pick up from tourist parking area and back to hotel for re – freshens up.

  • DHOW CRUISE (cruising at Dubai Creek using wooden boat on sharing basis) with International Buffet Dinner & return

  • Hotel Transfer on Seat in Coach Basis. (Sharing with other passengers / without Tour Guide)

  • Pick up from the hotel lobby in between 7: 00 – 7: 45 PM and drop to Marina for their Dhow Cruise Dinner. Boarding Time at 8: 00 PM and cruising 8: 30 PM. Inclusive of refreshing drinks and Buffet Dinner.

  • Drop off Time 10: 00 – 10: 30 PM and back to hotel for overnight.

  • BURJ KHALIFA entry ticket except NON Prime Hour & return Hotel Transfers on Seat in Coach Basis. (Sharing with other passengers / without Tour Guide)

  • Breakfast inside the Hotel’s Restaurant. Pick up from the hotel lobby in between 9: 00 – 9: 30 AM and proceed to Dubai

  • Mall to visits at the top of Burj Khalifa (124th Floor) – reservation timing @ 10: 30 AM –all timings are subject to availability at the time of confirmation. Please be at the main entrance 15 minutes before the reservation timing.

  • By 1:30 – 2: 00 PM, pick up from tourist parking area and back to hotel for re – freshens up.

  • AFTERNOON DESERT SAFARI with Barbecue Buffet Dinner & Hotel Transfers on Sharing Basis using Land Cruiser. (Sharing with other passengers / without Tour Guide)

  • Pick up from the hotel lobby in between 2: 30 – 3: 00 PM. Inclusive of Dune Bashing, Camel Ride, Henna Tattoo, Arabic Costume (photo), Sisha, Belly Dancing, Tanoora Dance & Fire Show Dance and refreshing drinks inside the Desert Camp.

  • Drop off time in between 8: 30 – 9: 30 PM back to hotel for overnight.

  • FULL DAY ABU DHABI CITY TOUR with ENGLISH SPEAKING TOUR GUIDE with Ferrari World General ticket (08 Hours) with return Hotel Transfers on Seat In Coach Basis. (Sharing with other passengers)

  • Breakfast inside the Hotel’s Restaurant.

  • Pick up from the hotel lobby in between 8: 30 – 9: 30 AM and proceed to Full Day Abu Dhabi City Tour.

  • A tour of the UAE capital usually takes in everything from the evolving skyline to sandy shores and iconic buildings.

  • A stroll along the Corniche will give you a glimpse of everyday Abu Dhabi life and the chance to savour some picturesque scenes. Visits Heritage Village, Abu Dhabi Corniche, outside photostop to Emirates Palace, visits Dates Market, pass by to Presidential area and A half‐day tour will include the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque visits.

  • GRAND MOSQUE DRESS CODE: (Please note that clients should wear scarf to cover the head, long sleeve to cover the arms, long pants to cover the legs, and close shoes as without these clients will not be allowed to enter the mosque). (transparent clothes is not allowed to wear), DO NOT wear shorts, sleeveless, fitted jeans, leggings, transparent clothes when visiting Grand Mosque it is highly strict.

  • After Grand Mosque visits proceed to Ferrari World theme park to enjoy the rides. (Rides Included: Formula Rosa, Turbo Track, Tyre Twist, Benno’s Great Race, Made in Maranello, Speed of Magic, Viaggio in Italia, Flying Aces and Fiorano GT Challenge). Not Included: Karting Academy, Scuderia Challenge, Driving Experience and Driving with the Champion. By 7: 00 ‐ 7: 30 PM pick up from tourist parking area and back to hotel for overnight.

  • CHECK OUT/ DEPARTURE TRANSFER on Private Basis / Standard Check – out at 12 Noon.

  • Breakfast inside the Hotel’s Restaurant. Free time leisure on their own activities.

  • They can keep their luggage in the cloak room or concierge area.

  • Pick up from the hotel lobby @ and drop them to Dubai Airport.

  • Clients should be at the Airport 03 Hours prior their flight schedule.

  • Late reporting by the clients at the hotel lobby will lead to the miss transfer & Discovery Travel or Hotel will not be responsible for the same.

Inclusions

  • 04 Nights stay using Standard Room

  • 04 Breakfasts

  • Private Return Dubai Airport Transfers

  • Half Day Dubai City Tour (04 Hours)

  • Dhow Cruise

  • Burj Khalifa entry ticket (124th Floor)

  • Afternoon Desert Safari

  • Full Day Abu Dhabi City Tour

  • Applicable Taxes inclusive of Tourism Dirham Fee & 5% VAT.

     

Exclusions

  • Return air ticket

  • UAE visa

     

Ask Locals

Ayubowan – aayu-bo-one – The iconic greeting in Sri Lanka, wishing long life

Gaana Keeyada – Gaa-nuh Ki-ya-da – How much is this?

Muhuda – mu-hu-da – Ocean.

Me Koheda – Meh Ko-he-da – Where is this?

Transportation

Travelling in Sri Lanka, is easy in almost all the tourist locations which has a relatively good interconnection in public transport. Within the commercial city Colombo – transport could be arranged by any type of vehicle and public transport services which are quite regular and same applies with Kandy, Galle, Anuradhapura and etc.

Trains are plenty – might not be quite punctual, main road bus services are active – always ask before you leap in. And the Tuk-Tuk (three-wheeler) culture is much famous among travelers and you can also travel around cities of Sri Lanka in a Tuk-Tuk.

Where to Go

Sigiriya – Named as a UNESCO world heritage site and with a uniqueness which you would not find on earth on construction, artistry and heritage Sigiriya holds the number 01 must visit of the country. The frescoes, ponds with water technology, a castle built on top of a rock, caves with thrones and fountains are only a few to amaze.

Kandy Perahera – This is a one of its kind pageant held in August every year with a number of cultural dances from different parts of the country, king’s men and elephants and tuskers parading on the streets of Kandy. Kandy Perahera is one single night of the cultural heritage of Sri Lanka.

Galle Dutch Fort–  Margined to the Indian Ocean from the southernmost coast, even after more than 450 years lies majestically with the remains of the Portuguese. The UNESCO had been able to recognize this marvelous construction as a World Heritage Site, rising strong for generations to explore Sri Lanka.

Activities

Watch a game of cricket – to be amazed by how people get boozed out with a International Cricket Match played at home – in one of the grounds around Colombo, Galle and Kandy. Wear a t-shirt with the name, have some face painting and cheer for a country other than yours.

Surfing – Arugam Bay and Hikkaduwa are named as world’s best surf spots and they are here in Sri Lanka. With all sorts of assistance for a beginner you can experience the rough and wild waves in a Best Surf Spot in the World.

White Water Rafting and other water sports– Kitulgala is the marked spot for white water rafting enthusiasts with a boulder-strewn grade 3–4 rapids. And also kayaking, canoeing, windsurfing, jet skiing are also available at various locations around.

Trekking – Spectacular scenery with modest climates captures the unexploited wildlife rich lowlands, rainforests, tea estates and paddy fields. While visiting some unique tourist locations of Sri Lanka, it is always advisable that you use trekking to travel for more experiences.

Diving and Snorkeling– The diving season on the west coast runs from November to April and in the east coast it is from May to October. Though the island is not much renowned for snorkeling you can dive to the Coral Sanctuary at Hikkaduwa, and also Pigeon Islands and Polhena.

Food & Accommodation

Ready to book a hotel in Sri Lanka, but has no idea which type to look for? Hotels in Sri Lanka has a vivid range on its room types may it be luxury or budget hotel rooms. Most importantly they change according to the location with its facilities and price. Almost every tourist hotspot in Sri Lanka has luxurious accommodation and also budget rooms which are safe and secure.

Food in Sri Lanka is a topic that is completely different. But in general, the native food is a little bit spicy – that even the mildest could be found with a curry or dish that is spicy. Still there are many places that you can find foods which would match your taste and many of the hotels provide Native Sri Lankan foods in their International buffet spread. When you are travelling out always make sure to experience some of the native foods with the help of our guides.