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DUBAI - EXPO 2020
Resident Special EA Citizen Special


From USD   605* | from £ 0 441.65*

per person sharing

Once-in-a-lifetime celebration - the largest event ever staged in the Arab world - is set to welcome 190 participating countries, and millions of visitors from accross the globe, will experience warm emirati hospitality at its finest, as well as the UAE's values of inclusion, tolerance and cooperation. EXPO 2020 aspires to create a meaningful legacy that will benefit genrations to come, both locally and globally, spanning everuthing from innovations and architecture to friendships and business opportunities. 

Single supplement: USD 220

*** These package rates are not applicable during Special Events & UAE Public holidays (listed below)

BLACK OUT DATES
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BLACK OUT DATES
(PACKAGE RATES ARE NOT APPLICABLE ON THESE DATES)
Exhibition / Events Dates
Blackout dates for J W Marquis Hotel 10 Nov 2021 – 18 Nov 2021
Blackout dates for J W Marquis Hotel 02 Dec 2021 – 06 Dec 2021
New Year’s Period 28 Dec 2021 – 03 Jan 2022

 

Day 01:
Arrival at Dubai International Airport
Flight details TBA
Meet, greet and assist by English-speaking Airport Representative outside the Terminal
Transfer to selected Dubai Hotel with English-speaking Assistance
Check-in (15:00 hrs onwards)

Rest of the day at leisure

Overnight stay at selected Dubai Hotel
 

Day 02:
Breakfast at the hotel
Guests will receive a ‘NOL’ card for return transfers by Dubai Metro to the EXPO2020 venue.

Full day at Dubai Expo2020: Connecting Minds, Creating the Future
Today you join once-in-a-lifetime celebrations at Dubai EXPO2020. The largest event ever staged in the Arab world is set to welcome 190 participating countries and millions of visitors from across the globe. You will experience warm Emirati hospitality at its finest, as well as the UAE’s values of inclusion, tolerance and cooperation. Expo2020 aspires to create a meaningful legacy that will benefit generations to come, both locally and globally, spanning everything from innovations and architecture to friendships and business opportunities.

Take your family on a bespoke guided tour to explore country pavilions, educational experiences, and activities that matches your preferences.

Expo Itinerary Schedule
 
Point 1: Listen to a Beethoven Inspired Robo-Band (Germany // Sustainability)
Point 2: Enjoy the Daily Cultural Procession (Public Realm // Sustainability)
Point 3: Meet a giant Fish & Play A Forest Pinball (Sustainability Pavilion //Sustainability)
Point 4: Play In Nature or Go For a Shopping Spree (Jubilee Park // Sustainability)
Point 5: Go on a Massive Slide at the Luxembourg Pavilion (Luxembourg //Opportunity)
Point 6: Live among the Penguins (Monaco // Opportunity)
Point 7: Watch the Expo Mascot show in 360 degrees (Al Wasl Dome // Al Wasl Plaza)
Point 8: Dine with the family at an Oasis (The Oasis // Al Wasl Plaza)

Lunch and Dinner are not included and may be taken at leisure in one of the more than 180 outlets available at Expo2020.

Overnight stay at selected Dubai Hotel
 

Day 03:
Breakfast at the hotel
This morning you will set off to discover Dubai on a guided tour.

Half-day Dubai City Tour (Golden City)
Sample the historic sites and vibrant cosmopolitan life of Dubai on this comprehensive tour. The tour starts in the Jumeirah district with a photo-stop near the iconic sail-shaped Burj Al Arab hotel. Continue along Jumeirah beach, the picturesque palace and residential area of Dubai, home to the impressive Jumeirah Mosque.

Drive next to Al Bastakiya, the old part of Dubai, and reach Dubai Museum located in Al Fahidi Fort. Embark an Abra (water taxi) to cross the Creek to the renowned Spice Souk where the fragrances of the orient come together. Before you return, there is time to shop in the most famous landmark of Dubai – the Gold Souk.

Lunch is not included and may be taken at leisure.

This afternoon you will board your rugged 4x4 Jeep for an exciting Desert Safari and Dinner at the Orient Tours’ Campsite.

Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner (Desert Wonder)
This tour departs across the Arabian Desert with photo-stops during an exciting dune drive. Stop at a camel farm to learn about the ‘Ships of the Desert’ then watch a fascinating Falcon show* and interact with the falconer.

A spectacular sunset welcomes you at our traditional Arabian Campsite with ‘Gahwa’ Arabic coffee and local dates. Experience a brief camel ride, try sand boarding and get a henna tattoo then relax with a Shisha water-pipe. Whet your appetite with a Shawarma or Falafil, both popular local snacks before settling in to watch the evening's live entertainment. A mesmerizing Tanoura traditional folk dance is followed by an enthralling fire show.

Then take a break and enjoy a delicious live barbecue dinner accompanied by Arabic bread and salads. Afterwards a tantalizing belly dancer performs under the starlit sky, bringing the evening to a close.

Overnight stay at selected Dubai Hotel
 

Day 04:
Breakfast at the hotel

Guests will receive a ‘NOL’ card for return transfers by Dubai Metro to the EXPO2020 venue.

Full day at Dubai Expo2020: Connecting Minds, Creating the Future
On Day Two, your Expo2020 journey allows you to visit the world in one place, taking you to your favorite sites whilst discovering the latest innovations, international cuisine and world-class entertainment throughout.

Expo Itinerary Schedule
Point 1: Travel through time at Mobility Pavilion (Mobility Pavilion // Mobility)
Point 2: Enter a World of High Tech in Thailand (Thailand // Mobility)
Point 3: Unwind or Shop at Expo’s entertaining public Realm (Public Realm // Mobility)
Point 4: Talk to Aliens at China Pavilion (China // Opportunity)
Point 5: Explore AI & Human Interactions at the UK Pavilion (United Kingdom // Opportunity)
Point 6: Listen to Beethoven – Inspired Robo-Band in Germany (Germany // Sustainability)
Point 7: Watch a stunning 360-degree projection show (Al Wasl Dome // Al Wasl Plaza)
Point 8: Experience the future of food for Dinner (Public Realm // Mobility District)

Lunch and Dinner are not included and may be taken at leisure in one of the more than 180 outlets available at Expo2020.

Overnight stay at selected Dubai Hotel


Day 05:                                                                                  
Breakfast at the hotel
Guests will receive a ‘NOL’ card for return transfers by Dubai Metro to the EXPO2020 venue.

Full day at Dubai Expo2020: Connecting Minds, Creating the Future
On your third day at Dubai Expo2020 explore architectural marvels & country pavilions designed by some of the world's greatest architects, such as Foster + Partners, Grimshaw Architects and Santiago Calatrava

Expo Itinerary Schedule:
Point 1: Explore the Architecture of a Self-Sustaining Pavilion (Sustainability Pavilion// Sustainability)
Point 2: Discover Urban Innovation at the Singapore Pavilion (Singapore // Sustainability)
Point 3: Explore Art and Design throughout the Expo Site (Public Realm //Expo Site)
Point 4: Visit 9,000-year old Soil Architecture of Austria (Austria // Opportunity)
Point 5: Experience the AI inspired Pavilion of the UK (United Kingdom //Opportunity District)
Point 6: Learn about the future of Design at the Belgium Pavilion (Belgium // Mobility)
Point 7: Visit the iconic Falcon-shaped Pavilion of the UAE (UAE // Near Al Wasl Dome)
Point 8: Watch a show at Al Wasl Dome – The Heart of Expo 2020 (Al Wasl Dome // Al Wasl Plaza)

Lunch and Dinner are not included and may be taken at leisure in one of the more than 180 outlets available at Expo2020.

Overnight stay at selected Dubai Hotel
 

Day 06:
Breakfast at the hotel
Morning at leisure
Check out (12:00 hrs)

Departure transfer to Dubai International Airport with English-speaking Assistance

Includes:

  • Meet & Assistance at Dubai International Airport
  • Arrival transfer from Dubai International Airport to Dubai Hotel
  • 05 Nights’ accommodation on Bed & Breakfast basis at selected Dubai hotel
  • All inclusions listed in the Ground Handling offer
  • All currently applicable taxes including 5% VAT 
  • Half day Dubai Tour with English-speaking Guide (SIC, shared with other guests)
  • Afternoon Desert Safari with Dinner (SIC, shared with other guests)
  • 3-day Dubai Expo2020 ticket
  • Dubai Metro card with sufficient credit for 6 one-way journeys
  • All entrance fees as per city tour itinerary
  • Departure transfer from Dubai Hotel to Dubai International Airport
  • Visa

Excludes:

  • Airfare
  • Meals other than as specified
  • Airport taxes / Porterage
  • Personal expenses
  • Customary tips to drivers and guides (at guest’s discretion)
  • Optional or private tours
*terms and conditions apply