Dubai & Abu Dhabi

September 20-25, 2025

Highlights

Discover the charm of Dubai and Abu Dhabi in this 5 day Educational trip. Designed for travel agents and their companion, extension options are available on request, customised for each of our participants.

Day-by-Day Program

Marhaba!

Our airport representative will welcome you with a paging board in the arrival lounge, located after the baggage area. The representative will assist you with your hotel transfer.

Check in, freshen up and relax for a bit. We will start soon!

Lunch and Site Visit: Site inspection is only open to travel advisors. Non-travel industry companions are welcomed to join for lunch.

In the evening you will be picked from your hotel and transferred to the Canal Cruise.

Spend a relaxing evening cruising in this Luxury Dhow offering best of the Glass Enclosed & Al Fresco Dinning Experience. Gently cruise along the banks of Dubai Water Canal that offers a stunning view and enjoy a scrumptious international buffet dinner as you soak up the city’s bustling atmosphere with our delicious food. Be mesmerized as you disembark at  La Perle – Dubai’s No#1 Show, a show that will  liven up your evening.

Transfer back to the hotel after the Le Perle Show.

Hotel: Paramount Dubai

Meals Included: Lunch & Dinner

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast.

0850 hrs (8:50 am Dubai) You will meet the guide in the lobby. We will depart the hotel at sharp 0900 hrs to explore the city of Dubai.

The tour will include a photo-stop at the famous landmark of Dubai – Burj Al Arab. after a great shot, you will visit Jumeirah, the picturesque palace and residential area of Dubai, also home to the famous Jumeirah Mosque. The tour will continue to Al Bastakiya, the old part of Dubai, to reach the museum located in Al Fahidi Fort. From here, you will onboard the Abra (water taxi) to cross the Creek to the Spice Souk. There is time set aside to shop in the most famous landmark of Dubai – the Gold Souk.

A light lunch will be served at the hotel after the site visit. The site visit is only for the travel advisors. Non-travel industry companions are invited to join the host hotel for lunch.

1500 hrs (3 pm Dubai) you will be picked by a 4×4 Vehicle for a Tour of the Desert. (Important – Pregnant women and those with back issues, please alert us. We will find alternate ways to bring you to the campsite)

Tour across the desert by a four-wheel drive vehicle, for a thrilling journey over rolling dunes, with photo-stops during an exciting dune drive. Reach our campsite, where you have the opportunity to do camel riding, sand boarding and try out a henna design on hands or feet. After working up an appetite enjoy a delicious barbecue dinner and a shisha (the famous Arabic water pipe). Before returning, watch our belly dancer performing her show around the campfire by starlight.

Transfer back to the hotel after the Safari.

Relax, rest up, another packed day ahead tomorrow.

Hotel: Paramount Dubai

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Enjoy your breakfast and morning at leisure. Catch up on your emails or opt in for additional excursions for a fee. 

Our recommendation – opt for additional excursions like Museum of the future or Miracle Garden, should you so choose. A supplement will apply. 

Early afternoon – Hotel site inspection open to travel advisors only. Non-travel industry companions are invited to join the host hotel for lunch.

In the evening, you will be picked by your driver and transferred to Burj Khalifa.

Dubai’s Burj Khalifa, the tallest of all the buildings in the world, stands tall and proud among the other skyscrapers of the city. One of the major landmarks of the city, the interiors of the Burj is as majestic as the steely exterior. Take a look at the marvellous building from the inside by joining the Dubai Burj Khalifa Tour with us. During the tour, you are shown a multimedia presentation about the history of Dubai as well as the story of the construction of the building.

Once you have gathered information about this tall structure, you are taken to the 125th or 148th observatory deck on the fastest elevator. Here you get a chance to have a 360-degree panoramic view of the entire city of Dubai.

Dinner & site visit. The hotel site inspection open to travel advisors only. Non-travel industry companions are invited to join the host hotel for dinner.

After dinner, everyone will be taken back to the hotel for the night.

Hotel: Paramount Dubai

Meals Included: Lunch & Dinner

Enjoy your breakfast the the hotel and make sure to check-out.

We will leave promptly at 1000 hrs (10 am Dubai) to head over to Abu Dhabi.

Once we arrive in Abu Dhabi city, you will be able to sample Abu Dhabi’s unique blend of culture and fine traditional arts and crafts. View Abu Dhabi attractions and learn about the past and future of the UAE capital. Visit Sheikh Zayed Mosque, with its shimmering white domes and minarets.

A late lunch at the hotel with a site inspection. Travel advisors will conduct the site visit while non-travel companions will get some time to unwind. After the site, everyone will enjoy the late lunch with the host hotel.

After lunch, you’ll get to enjoy a visit to Louvre Museum Abu Dhabi, the Presidential Palace – Qasr Al Watan and get a chance to step back in time at the Abu Dhabi Heritage Village. A short shopping spree at the bustling dates market, with its stacks of fresh dates and sweets. Practice your haggling skills here. As we drive back, you’ll get to admire the skyscrapers, corniche gardens and beaches from an air-conditioned Vehicle.

Once at the hotel, you will get to check-in.

Travel advisors are requested to re-assemble in the lobby for the site visit, post which, everyone is invited for dinner with our host hotel.

Hotel: Le Royal Méridien Abu Dhabi

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Following this, you get to choose your theme park and make a day of it. Your choices are Ferrari world, Yas Water Park, Sea world or Warner Bros.

Lunch will be on your own at the theme park of choosing.

We will return to the hotel around 1600 hrs (4 pm Abu Dhabi) so you may freshen up and get ready for the evening.

Dinner and site visit – Travel advisors will explore the hotel after which, everyone is invited for dinner with the host hotel.

Hotel: Le Royal Méridien Abu Dhabi

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel at leisure, after which you will be transferred to the airport for your onward flight. If you have chosen to extend your stay, you will be transferred to your next hotel and/or activity.

Hotel: Only available if extension has been arranged.

Meals Included: Breakfast

Participation Costs & Important Information

EDUCATIONAL FAM DATES: September 20-25, 2024 (Dubai & Abu Dhabi)

SPECIAL RATES:

  • Travel advisors: USD 889 per travel agent person on twin share basis.
  • Travel companion: USD 999 per companion sharing with a travel agent on twin share basis.
  • Single supplement: USD 561 for the travel advisor.

Ask us about extensions and additional overnight stay rates.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  • Confirmation: Once a spot is offered, the advisor will have 10 business days (2 weeks) to confirm with $100 non-refundable deposit and a flight ticket. The remaining participation fee must be received on or by July 21, 2024.
  • Travel Companion must be 18 years of older. They would be bound to all terms of participation as that of the travel advisor. Only one (01) companion per travel advisor is permitted to join this educational journey.
  • Visa: While Canadian and American passport holders typically receive visa on arrival, these rule can change at any point. We (Saleint and 3E Holidays) cannot be held responsible and we require you to check your visa requirements by clicking here.
  • Payments received through wire transfer will not incur any additional charges. Credit card payments will attract a 4% transaction fees.
  • Tipping: While not expected, it is appreciated. Our recommendation is $50 for full day tours, $35 for half day tours and $20 for one way airport transfers.
  • Additional nights and extensions can be arranged, costs of which will vary with the individual requirements. Please contact your sales representative to discuss your extension options.