Wildlife & Heritage (8h)
- Important Info
Discover the contemporary history of the United Arab Emirates on an unforgettable tour around Dubai. Explore heritage museums, sample camel chocolate milk, walk through traditional food markets, visit a wildlife sanctuary and have lunch at a racecourse.
At a Glance
- Etihad museum
- National Falcon Heritage & Sports Centre
- Browse through a traditional souk
- Lunch at the Meydan hotel
- Al Nassma Camel Milk Chocolate factory
- Fruit and vegetable market
- Wildlife Sanctuary
What You Can Expect
Begin your journey at the Etihad museum. Browse through interactive mixed media pavilions focused on the UAE’s rich heritage before the extraordinary economic development and the seven emirates unified.
Explore the National Falcon Heritage & Sports Centre and learn about these magnificent birds that play an integral role in the Arab desert life. After your tour through the museum, there is also the opportunity to stroll through the souk or even see the range of birds on show.
Take a break with a tasty lunch at the Meydan hotel overlooking one of the most iconic horse racecourses in the world. After sample the unique taste of chocolate camel milk at the Al Nassma Camel Milk Chocolate Factory, the first and finest of its kind. Al Nassma is a great way to discover the Arabian heritage and makes for a great authentic gift to take home.
Stop by the Al Aweer Central Fruit & Vegetable Market, the biggest of its kind in the Gulf. Stroll through the never-ending food outlets, bargain with the sellers and interact with the locals.
Finally visit the Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary Reserve, one of the few protected urban areas in the world. Observe from a watchtower, the 20,000 water birds and 67 different species that migrate to the lagoon landscape. The Reservoir is best known for the beautiful Flamingos that habitat the region all year round.
- Entrance to museums, sanctuaries and factory
- Hotel transfers
- Knowledgeable guide
- Delicious lunch
Days of Operation: Daily
Departure Point: Your Hotel in Dubai
Departure Time: Morning
Duration: 8 hours
Know Before You Go
- Please be mindful of clothing. Dress code: keep shoulders and knees covered
If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.