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DUBAI WORLD EXPO
Join the making of a new world

Return flights 5 nights 4 excursions 1 Day Expo 2020

from €1299

Welcome to Dubai, the tourist hotspot par excellence of the Persian Gulf that never ceases to surprise. Dubai is one of the seven United Arab Emirates, land of sheikhs and home to every single superlative, even beyond imagination. This modernist and progressive metropolis combines the best of Eastern tradition with Western comfort. Dubai boasts the largest airport in the world, the most glamorous shopping malls, the most exquisite cars and -of course- the tallest tower on the planet. Come and explore, together with us, this rising star in the firmament of tourist destinations and allow yourself to be bedazzled by the 1001 treasures of Dubai, where not all that glitters can be solely attributed to sunshine.


EXPO DUBAI 2020

The Emirate of Dubai, which has undeniably grown into one of the most dynamic places on earth over the past 30 years is hosting the largest World's Expo in history precisely one year after the originally scheduled date. For exactly 182 days, Dubai will become the centre of the world and offer a unique showcase to the 191 participating countries. On the programme: the latest technologies and the world's most recent inventions, as well as sustainability and mobility world-class expertise. The over-arching, umbrella theme of Expo 2020 is "Connecting Minds, Creating The Future". With this initiative, Dubai has set itself the goal of creating partnerships that address awe-inspiring ideas which will forge tomorrow’s world. As an official seller of "Dubai 2020", admission to this grand event is an absolute must under any circumstance and it goes without saying that your entry ticket is included in this most mind-bending trip.

DAY-TO-DAY PROGRAM
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Day 1: Brussels - Dubai

You board the Etihad airplane and enjoy the extensive comfort of this excellent airline during your afternoon flight from Brussels to Abu Dhabi. Your friendly local guide is awaiting you at arrivals and escorts you aboard a luxurious 5* bus to the Metropolitan hotel in Dubai. Check-in and overnight stay.

 

Day 1: Brussels - Dubai

You board the Etihad airplane and enjoy the extensive comfort of this excellent airline during your afternoon flight from Brussels to Abu Dhabi. Your friendly local guide is awaiting you at arrivals and escorts you aboard a luxurious 5* bus to the Metropolitan hotel in Dubai. Check-in and overnight stay.

 

Day 2: New and Old Dubai

After an invigorating breakfast, your guide takes you on an exploration of Old & New Dubai. The sights are too numerous to list here but range from the modern-day Dubai Marina, over the Ferris wheel on Bluewaters Island, to Palm Jumeirah, the royal palaces, the Madinat Jumeirah and the old quarter of Al Fahidi with its picturesque alleys. The Al Fahidi Fort and the Dubai Grand Mosque are included as well. You sail cross the Dubai Creek aboard an Abra, and lose yourself in the moment inspired by the fragrant and colourful souks. A lunch is scheduled in the old or new part of the city.

Included meals: breakfast & lunch

 

Day 3 : Expo 2020

Breakfast at your hotel. Today is all about the fascinating Dubai Expo 2020. Your guides are particularly well informed of the organization of this world event and will take you around the main and most spectacular pavilions throughout the day. Visit your favourite countries and discover new places you may have never heard of. This one day trip around the world may completely change the way you perceive the world. At the end of the day you return to your hotel by coach.

Included meals: breakfast

 
 

Day 4: Downtown Dubai

Morning at leisure to explore the sights and sounds of Dubai on your own, relax by the pool or go on that optional trip. You can for instance opt to enjoy the thrills of a desert safari or fly over the Emirate by helicopter. In the afternoon you travel to Downtown Dubai. This is where you will find one of the largest and fanciest shopping centres in the world, the extraordinary Opera house, the tallest tower in the world, and so much more. At the impressive speed of 10m/sec, the Burj Khalifa elevator places you on the top of the world, 125 floors above street level. This internationally acclaimed architectural marvel offers 360° views of Dubai and its ever-expanding skyline. Next, it is time for a peek in Dubai Mall, an absolute must for non-shopaholics as well as the gigantic aquarium and ice skating rink, just to name two, are bound to astound you. The stunning Dubai Opera house is within walking distance. In the evening you can enjoy the exhilarating light and sound fountain spectacle at the foot of Burj Khalifa. Why not watch it from one of the various terraces or restaurants while you dine at a location of your choice in Downtown Dubai. Return to your hotel.

Included meals: breakfast

 
 

Day 5 : Dubai - Abu Dhabi

To conclude this intense trip of the Emirates a compelling visit of Abu Dhabi is a must. The capital has a somewhat more sophisticated tourist offer with a particular focus on art and culture. Your guide will lead you past Yas Island with its F1 circuit, the beautiful Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Saadiyat Island and the Abu Dhabi Louvre with its spectacular architecture by Jean Nouvel. Also on your programme are the lively fish market, the palaces of the royal family, the exclusive Emirates Palace hotel and the majestic Abu Dhabi Corniche with amazing views of the Abu Dhabi skyline and so much more. Lunch is on your while dinner has been prebooked for all in a cosy restaurant. As time flies when you have fun, it is soon time to check in you hotel at Abu Dhabi International Airport. Given the early departure time, you can't imagine a more favourable location for your last overnight stay.

Included meals: breakfast & dinner

 
 

Day 6: Abu Dhabi - Brussel

Via an underground corridor you reach the airport departure hall in just a wink. That means time gained for some extra rest which comes in handy before you board your return flight home with in-flight breakfast service.

 
 

Your hotel
Metropolitan Hotel Dubai ****

We have selected this 4* hotel for your stay as it enjoys a unique location. If you want to explore every corner of this vast Emirate, it is hard to imagine a better base. You reside in a spacious and well-designed Premium room with all mod cons that are indispensable for a carefree stay. The range of restaurants is varied. Try Italian cuisine in Don Corleone and put your taste buds to the test at the international cuisine of Al Safa. The cosy British Red Lion pub is the place for a cool pint of beer and at Al Sheif you can smoke the shisha or water pipe in the company of locals. After your lavish days exploring Dubai, take a refreshing dip in the rooftop pool, enjoy a sumptuous cocktail at the pool bar Tropicana with views of Downtown Dubai or let off steam in the wellness centre or gym.

 

Exclusive! Explore The Emirates in the company of a licenced Belgian guide

Our Belgian guides know the location inside out as they have lived there for years and so it is easy for them to take you to all the well-known and lesser-known attractions. They are officially licensed tour guides by the Dubai Department of Tourism and guarantee quality guidance with valuable information and loads of lifestyle know-how of the Emirates. The perfect way to explore for added-value seekers.

WHAT'S INCLUDED