Beach and Desert - An Arabian Yoga Journey For Independant Travelers and Groups
Step back in time with an Arabian Yoga Adventure for the mind, body and spirit. Visit Dubai, meet with local healers, enjoy yoga on the beach and in the desert, spa treatments and a Bedouin Adventure with belly dancing and henna tattos. A unique journey to a mystical and timeless land.
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- Tour Operator
- Learning Journeys
- Offer valid through 9/30/2017
- 9 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Departure Day||Departure Day!|
Depart on your overnight flight to Dubai, a land of mystery and magic!
Arrival in Dubai Arrival at Dubai International Airport. Meet & assist and private transfer to your Dubai hotel for check in. Overnight in Dubai.
PM Yoga in Dubai.
Morning Private Dubai city tour & Evening Yoga sessions Half day tour on private basis. Enjoy the magnificent view of Dubai Creek while driving through the heritage area of Bastakiya, with its fascinating old Wind Towered Houses built by wealthy merchants. We will visit the 180 years old Al Fahidi Fort, which today houses the Dubai Museum. We continue our journey by Abra, a traditional water taxi across the creek and stroll through the spice and gold souks or markets. On our way to Burj Al Arab, one of Dubai's landmarks, we make a photo stop at the Jumeirah Mosque. In the afternoon, meeting with Talise Yogi and Lifestyle Evening Yoga on the beach for the group 60 minutes (B)
|Day 4||Dubai||Beach Yoga and Bedouin Safari|
Morning yoga sessions & Afternoon Heritage Safari
Morning Yoga on the beach . - Additional beach access 1st treatment and enjoying the spa facilities In the afternoon, take a step back in time and experience Dubai as it was 50 years ago. Your professional guide will escort you on a fascinating journey in a classic 1950's Land Rover. These vehicles were extensively used in the 1950's and since then have become part of the UAE history. No other vehicle offers a more authentic desert experience as you drive through the pristine Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve taking in the local exotic wildlife. As the sun goes down watch a falcon soar around you. Lit with traditional lamps, we welcome you to the Bedouin royal desert retreat . You will be immersed in local culture as you enjoy local dance, music, Henna tattoos and experience the art of traditional Arabic coffee and bread making. History comes to life in this once in a lifetime heritage experience, as you enjoy a sumptuous dinner under the stars. (B,D)
|Day 5||Dubai||Dubai at Leisure or Dhow Cruise|
Morning yoga sessions & Day at leisure
Morning Yoga on the beach for the group - Additional beach access 2nd treatment and enjoying the spa facilities. Optional: Dhow Cruise - USD 55 per person - minimum 2 persons In the evening spend a relaxed evening while on board a traditionally decorated wooden dhow as it sails along the Dubai Creek under the moonlight. The major Dubai landmarks shine through the moonlit sky, as the wooden vessel slips silently across the creek. The past and present architecture of the area is brought to its full beauty during this time of the day. (B)
|Day 6||Dubai||Beach Yoga and Naturopath|
Morning Yoga sessions & Session with Wellness Naturopath
Morning Yoga on the beach for the group - Additional beach access Session with wellness naturopath. This beautiful journey takes you to the vibrant metropolitan city of Dubai. (B)
|Day 7||Dubai||Bab al Shams Desert Resort.-Gateway To The Sun|
Check out from Dubai Beach hotel and Check in at Bab al Shams Desert Resort. Day at leisure
Situated in the heart of the desert and nestled in the dunes of Dubai, Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa is the ultimate luxury retreat.
An exclusive low-rise resort in the desert surrounded by gently sloping dunes and natural desert landscape, Bab Al Shams offers guests a one of its kind traditional desert experience that is true to the culture and heritage of Dubai and the UAE.
With its literal translation from Arabic meaning "gateway to the sun", Bab Al Shams is built in an Arabic fort setting in and around an oasis. Inside the walls, shaded courtyards, walkways and water features provide cool shelter and maintain the unique ambience and atmosphere. (B)
|Day 8||Dubai||Bab al Shams or Optional Abu Dhabi|
Day at leisure Optional Private Abu Dhabi city tour- minimum 2 persons The capital of UAE is situated about 170 kilometers south-west of Dubai. Many of the city's striking examples of modern architecture show fascinating interpretations of Islamic themes captured in today's materials. Visit the magnificent Sheikh Zayed Mosque in the morning. Learn everything about the oil, the so called 'black gold' and how it transformed Abu Dhabi into the wealthy city of today. A reminder of the historical past is the renovated Al Hosn Palace, now home to the Centre for Documentation and Research. A drive along the beautiful Corniche gives a magnificent view of the city.. (B)
Departure Breakfast and check-out from the hotel latest at 12:00, noon. Transfer back to Dubai Airport for your departure