Pickup from your hotel at 0900 for a full day discovery with a renowned local architect.
We will be in a airconditioned modern van with English speaking driver. Water and cold towels will be supplied. The proposed itinerary includes but is not limited to the following stops and points of interest.
Visit the presentation centre of the government-owned development company Nakheel to get to know all about the Palm and The World Islands projects. These will be presented and discussed with the aid of models and satellite plans.
Reach Aquaventure Waterpark via Monorail followed by a short tour and explanation of the iconic Atlantis The Palm Hotel and its situation on the famous Palm Jumeirah project.
Explore by foot Dubai Marina, a city within the city, Marina Walk and Jumeirah Beach Residence with guidance.
Visit the Business Bay presentation centre and tour through this vast area where more than 230 towers are, under construction or have been finished and delivered. We will also see the new Dubai Canal project, which has recently been finished connecting the Dubai Creek “the long way round” to the sea. Although there is not a lot to see yet, we can park close to the St Regis Dubai hotel and walk a little along the canal to get a feeling of how it will be when totally finished.
Move on to Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC), which has attracted high-profile companies from all over the world. The architecture of the American-English office, Gensler, gives the DIFC area an appearance of the highest international standards. Walk through the area to get a better understanding of the level of architecture and commerce that has been attracted, including Ritz Carlton and Four Season hotels
Experience Burj Khalifa & the observation deck "At the Top" at level 124 where we have tickets for PrimeTime. Designed by Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, Burj Khalifa is the tallest structure in the world (828 meters high) and has been the backdrop for many movies.
Explore Downtown Dubai. Surrounding Burj Khalifa, master developer Emaar has created Dubai‘s new downtown ensemble, complete with the world‘s largest shopping mall, the Dubai Opera and a new ‘old town’ quarter. Walk around the central lake and enjoy the Dubai Fountain show.
After a long day, time Dinner at a selected restaurant (according to your culinary taste) in the Downtown Area with a renowned Arabian Cultural expert. He will discuss business culture and Simply Culture 101.
After a wonderful dinner, head back to your hotel for a night of well earned rest