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MSC Middle East Cruise

7 Nights - 8 Days, November 2016 - March 2017 (0)
From £750
  • Flight Holidays
  • 6 to 8 Days
  • International


MSC Middle East Cruise

Abu Dhabi and Dubai will surprise you with their daring, futuristic architecture, Sir Bani Yas Island will delight you with a dream beach experience or a safari like no other between the mangroves, the desert and the protected bay areas. Oman offers a more traditional Arabia without a site of any tail sky scrapers and instead offers traditional architecture where the sea, beaches, and mountains provide a changing landscape


Day 1: Arrive at Dubai
Arrive at Dubai Port around 1300 hrs. Ship will depart at 2300 hrs .

Day 2: Abu Dhabi
Arrive Abu Dhabi at 0500 hrs. The Capital Emirate of the 7 Emirates - Abu Dhabi. This Emirate has a lot to offer like wonderful skyscrapers, beautiful villas, breath-taking mosques and places along its Riviera-like breakwaters. This Emirate is a perfect balance of modernity and culture, and has world's third largest mosque named Sheikh Zayed Mosque, a perfect example of Islamic architecture. Ship departs at 2300 hrs.

Day 3: Arrive Sir Bani Yas
Sir Bani Yas Island is part of the Al Gharbia region of the United Arab Emirates. It's dominated by the Arabian Wildlife Park, with its roaming giraffes, cheetahs and gazelles. Multiple archaeological sites across the island include the ruins of an ancient Christian monastery. Salt dome hills define the island’s desert interior. The coast features beaches, sea kayak routes and a shipwreck. Ship Departs at 1700 hrs

Day 4: Day at sea
An 'at sea' day is your chance to explore all the amazing activities the ship has to offer, including doing nothing at all or relax in the Spa.

Day 5: Oman-Muscat
Arrive 0800 hrs. Muscat is known for its rich culture, the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the Middle East. Visit the Bait Zubair Museum, exhibiting the wealth of Oman’s Cultural history and thus imparting knowledge about the country’s rich culture and traditions to the visitor. The picturesque Corniche to the once walled district of Old Muscat. His Majesty Sultan Qaboos, the Al Alam Palace, which is flanked by the 16th century Portuguese forts Mirani and Jalali. The Muttrah Souq, known for bargaining for handicrafts and silver items. Depart – 1800 hrs

Day 6: Khor al Fakkan – UAE
Arrive 0800 hrs. Khor Fakkan is a town on the Gulf of Oman, in the United Arab Emirates. It centers on Khor Fakkan Bay, home to the curved Khor Fakkan Beach and a deep-sea port. A promenade runs along the beachfront, against the backdrop of the dramatic Hajar Mountains. Archaeological sites include ancient graves and a ruined Portuguese fort. West of town is Wadi Wurayah, a biodiverse mountain area with waterfalls and natural pools.Depart 1800 hrs

Day 7: Dubai – UAE
Arrive 0900 hrs. Dubai is a city and emirate in the United Arab Emirates known for luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture and a lively nightlife scene. Burj Khalifa, an 830m-tall tower, dominates the skyscraper-filled skyline. At its foot lies Dubai Fountain, with jets and lights choreographed to music. On artificial islands just offshore is Atlantis, The Palm, a resort with water and marine-animal parks.

Day 7: Dubai – UAE
Disembark the ship and proceed to the airport for your flight back to London.
Arrive London with wonderful memories of your cruise.

*Services of a Tour Manager
*A conference room for your private entertainment.
*Indian vegetarian meal option will be available.
*Meals, coach tours, transfers, entrance fee, sightseeing tours and surface transportation as indicated in the itinerary.

*Porter fees at hotels, airports and seaports.
*Cost of items of personal nature such as laundry, telephone calls, room service, alcoholic beverages, mini bar, etc.
*Any other items not mentioned in the Holiday Package Cost Includes list.

*Please contact our team for flight options.
*A surcharge may be applicable on certain departures.
*Due to operational reasons, the routing of this tour may be amended. However, all mentioned services will remain unchanged.