Dubai & The Maldives

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Spend three nights exploring the vibrant city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates before jetting to the Maldives to spend your days lounging on white-sand beaches and snorkeling among colorful reefs at Adaaran Hudhuranfushi Resort.  In Dubai, you'll have a half-day city tour taking you to the city's highlights from Dubai Creek to the Grand Mosque. Haggle fo...
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Overview

Trip type
Vacation / Holiday Package
Lodging level
Standard - 3 star
Physical level
Easy
Trip pace
Flexible schedule

Highlights

    • Dubai City Tour (half day)

What's this trip about?

    Spend three nights exploring the vibrant city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates before jetting to the Maldives to spend your days lounging on white-sand beaches and snorkeling among colorful reefs at Adaaran Hudhuranfushi Resort.  In Dubai, you'll have a half-day city tour taking you to the city's highlights from Dubai Creek to the Grand Mosque. Haggle for the best price at the famous Gold Souk, enjoy a traditional Emirati meal or stroll pass million-dollar yachts in Dubai Marina.  You'll then fly to the Maldives! Immerse yourself in total serenity at your all-inclusive resort in North Male Atoll. From beautiful beaches to clear lagoons, the Maldives is the ultimate tropical destination. 

Details

Itinerary focusClassic Highlights
Group sizeIndependent
Age rangeNo age restrictions
Flights and transportRound trip airfare and all internal transport included
Start CityDubai, United Arab Emirates
End CityMaldives

Travel Themes

  • Cultural
  • Relaxing Retreats

Destinations

  • Asia
  • United Arab Emirates

Activities

  • Culture

Trip includes

    • Round-trip, economy-class airfare into Dubai (DXB), out of Male (MLE)
    • Round-trip airport transfers in Dubai
    • 3 nights in Dubai at the ALOFT Al Mina Hotel, or similar
    • Half-day Dubai City Tour
    • One-way, economy class flight from Dubai (DXB) to Male (MLE)
    • Round-trip airport transfers in Maldives, via speed-boat
    • 5 nights at the Adaaran Hudhuranfushi Resort, on an all-inclusive basis (Beach Villa) Want to upgrade your last 2 nights to an Ocean Villa? Click here!

Itinerary

Day 1 Welcome to Dubai, United Arab Emirates!

Arrive at Dubai Airport and enjoy a transfer to your city center hotel. Once settled in, celebrate your first night in the United Arab Emirates by sampling a staple dish; indulge in a serving of iconic shawarma or perhaps something more exotic like some stuffed camel!

Day 2 Dubai

Embark on your city tour today!

Day 3 Dubai

Today, take a trip to some of Dubai's famous souks. At the Gold Souk, ogle the glittering gold jewelry and make sure you use your best haggling skills if you want the best price! You can also visit the fragrant Spice Souk where you can find a wide range of spic...

Day 4 Dubai - Male, Maldives

Say goodbye to Dubai as you transfer to the airport and fly approximately five hours to Male, the capital of the Maldives! Upon arrival, take a 30-minute speedboat from Male to your resort on North Male Atoll. Meet the friendly staff, check into your room, then spend the rest of the day acclimating to island life. 

Day 5 North Male Atoll

Spend your first full day exploring your resort and its many features. Lay out on pristine white sand beaches, enjoy a refreshing swim in the crystal clear waters of the Indian Ocean or relax by the outdoor pool. The Maldives has a sunny, warm climate year round with little rain, so spend your time outside! 

Day 6 North Male Atoll

The Maldives has some of the best snorkeling and scuba diving anywhere in the world, due to warm water, high visibility and diverse marine life. Take advantage of its superb waters by renting snorkeling gear from your resort or get your scuba certification! 

Day 7 North Male Atoll

Consider spending the day in the Maldives' capital city, Male! Start your sightseeing at the National Museum which contains precious relics from the Sultanate era. The museum is located at the scenic Sultan’s Park, an elegant landscaped garden displaying a dive...

Day 8 North Male Atoll

Surfing is a major draw to the Maldives, with islands along the atoll's eastern edge enjoying access to some of the best sites in the country from May to October. Whether you're a beginner or a pro, you'll find the warm, gentle waters of the Indian Ocean perfec...

Day 9 Depart Maldives

Your Dubai and Maldives getaway ends today. At the appropriate time, take a speedboat transfer to Male International Airport for your flight home. 

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Last Updated: 0/14/2024

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