Blue Water Holidays
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01756 706500 +44 1756 706500
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Arabia Intensive Voyage

Experience Dubai and Al Manamah's bustling souks, enjoy an overnight stop in Muscat, surrounded by mountains and desert, and discover the grandeur of Abu Dhabi, home to the gold-gilded Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, on this exciting luxury cruise

Cruise Only
10 nights from £2016pp

Luxury Holiday
  • Burj Al Arab, Dubai
  • Burj Khalifa, Dubai
  • Mosque in Dubai
  • Sulan Qaboos Grand Mosque, Muscat
  • Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi
  • Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi

Call us on 01756 706500 (+44 1756 706500) to discuss this holiday

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Receive up to $800 on board credit per cabin PLUS free unlimited Wi-Fi! T&Cs apply. Subject to availability. Book by 8 Dec 2019

Arabia Intensive Voyage Special Offer

This incredible Arabian adventure includes overnight stops in Muscat and Dubai, as well as visits to the diverse cities of Doha and Abu Dhabi.

Oman's capital, Muscat, offers a wealth of history and culture, and is overlooked by the impressive Sulan Qaboos Grand Mosque. After an overnight stop, cruise to the former pearl trading centre of Al Manamah which is renowned for its lively souk. Discover a fascinating blend of ancient and modern in Doha, where there is the opportunity to join a thrilling desert safari or shop in the exquisite Mall of Qatar.

Discover the beautiful beaches, abundant wildlife and archaeological sites of Sir Bani Yas, and soak up the atmosphere of glamorous Abu Dhabi, home to the magnificent Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, before an overnight stop in Dubai, a city unlike any other. There is ample time to take in the iconic sights including the Burj Al Arab and the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building.

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Arabia Intensive Voyage Itinerary

Day 1 - Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

Embark your ship in Dubai.

Day 2 - At sea

Enjoy the facilities on board during a relaxing day at sea.

Days 3-4 - Muscat (Oman)

Culture and history awaits in Muscat. Perhaps head to the lively Mutrah Souq with its array of vendors and stalls, or wander along the Corniche to the Mutrah Fort for incredible views. The city is also home to the Sulan Qaboos Grand Mosque. Optional excursions include a visit to some of the city's museums and iconic landmarks including Al Alam Palace, a Dhow cruise along the waterways of Muscat, and a tour with high tea in the six-star Al Bustan Palace.

Day 5 - At sea

Enjoy the facilities on board during a relaxing day at sea.

Day 6 - Al Manamah (Bahrain)

Al Mananmah is a former pearl trading centre and home to one of the world's largest mosques as well as the Manama Souq. Perhaps join a highlights tour taking in the Al fateh Grand Mosque and Bahrain Fort, enjoy a visit to the market and cookery class, or learn about the local arts, culture and handicrafts of Bahrain on a shopping trip.

Day 7 - Doha (Qatar)

Ancient and modern sit side by side in Doha. Today's optional tours include a shopping trip to the exquisite Mall of Qatar, a thrilling half-day desert safari or head to the equestrian centre of Al Shaqab to meet the beautiful Arabian horses. There is also an excursion to the last remaining souq on the gulf, Souq Waqif, with its exotic arts and crafts.

Day 8 - Sir Bani Yas (United Arab Emirates)

During your time on this beautiful island, perhaps join a kayaking adventure through the mangroves, discover the island's wildlife, including giraffes, hyenas and oryxes on a jeep tour, or opt for stand up paddle boarding. For those feeling more adventurous, there is the opportunity to enjoy an exciting mountain bike ride through the rugged nature reserve on the island.

Day 9 - Abu Dhabi

Old and new combine to give Abu Dhabi its incredible atmosphere. From camels to lavish sports cars, ornate architecture to modern shopping malls, the city is an exciting mix. Optional excursions include high tea at the Emirates Palace Hotel followed by a drive along the Corniche, a visit to the majestic Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque with its 80 domes and soaring minarets, and a sightseeing tour with highlights including Ferrari World and the Formula One racetrack.

Days 10-11 - Dubai

Dubai is unlike any other city and home to the world's first underwater hotel world's tallest building, and the iconic Burj Al Arab. During your overnight stop, perhaps travel deep into the desert for a Bedouin evening under the stars which includes a feast, enjoy a helicopter tour and see the city's iconic sights from above, or enjoy an evening bus ride past the illuminated buildings.

The Captain reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 10-night full-board cruise
  • Complimentary selected spirits, beers and wine throughout
  • Complimentary bottled water, soft drinks, speciality coffees and teas
  • Shuttle service to and from ports
  • Butler service for suite guests

Price Does Not Include

  • Flights and overseas transfers - please contact us for a quote
  • Shore excursions

Cruise Extensions

  • Iconic India: Delhi, Agra and Jaipur Pre-Cruise Extension
  • Enjoy a 6-night land tour of India's Golden Triangle, with two nights in New Delhi and Jaipur and one night in Agra, plus one night in Dubai. See the impressive Red Fort and Jama Masjid in Delhi, the incredible Taj Mahal in Agra, and Jaipur's spectacular Amber Fort. You will also get a once-in-a-lifetime experience as you dine with a feudal prince at Hawa Mahal. Please contact us for more details and pricing
  • Taj Mahal and Tigers of India Pre-Cruise Extension
  • Enjoy tours of New Delhi, Agra Fort and the Taj Mahal, experience the Jan Shatabdi Express train, and visit Ranthambore National Park with included game drives in search of the elusive leopard and Bengal tiger on this 6-night land tour. Please contact us for more details and pricing
  • Dubai Pre or Post-Cruise Extension
  • Discover old and new on a highlights tour, enjoy a thrilling ride over the sand dunes with a stop at a camel farm, and experience a lively Arabian celebration on this 2-night land tour. There are also visits to the hipster area of Box Park and Louvre Abu Dhabi. A 3-night land tour is also available. Please contact us for more details and pricing
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2020 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

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