Delights of the Arabian Gulf

8 Days
Doha to Muscat
From (CAD)
$ 5,403
Dates & Pricing

2023 Doha > Muscat

You’ll begin your exploration of the Arabian Gulf in Doha, the Qatari capital, where you’ll board your luxurious Emerald Cruises superyacht. Unwind with a revitalising day spent on the beaches of Sir Baniyas Island, followed by a thrilling day in Abu Dhabi, visiting the Louvre Museum and the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. In Dubai, you’ll tour this celebrated city with a guide, which will conclude with a once-in-a-lifetime Emirati experience, introducing its proud traditions and heritage. Then, recharge your batteries with a beach day in Khasab, promising wonderful views of its dramatic surrounding landscape, before a guided tour of Fujairah introduces its colourful market and fort. As your trip draws to a close, you’ll discover the importance of the Omani port city of Sur, before concluding in the capital, Muscat.
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8 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Doha, Qatar

    Upon your arrival in Doha, you’ll board your luxury Emerald Cruises superyacht and embark on an unforgettable cruise of the Persian and Arabian Gulf.

    Please book your flight to arrive into Doha prior to 06:00 PM.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Sir Baniyas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

    Located 170 km southwest of the capital of the United Arab Emirates, Sir Baniyas Island holds strong historic significance as well as being a protected wildlife sanctuary.  

    Enjoy a relaxing day on the beach in this natural and cultural landmark of the UAE, one of seven desert islands situated in the Al Dhafrah region.

    Included Excursion

    Beach break

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

    Abu Dhabi is the political capital and second-most populated city of the United Arab Emirates. Thanks to its geographically diverse scenery, rich culture and heritage, it has a lot to offer.

    Visit the impressive and breathtaking Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, incorporating architectural styles from different Muslim civilisations and celebrating cultural diversity. The next stop on your included tour is the Louvre Abu Dhabi Museum. Designed by Jean Nouvel, this iconic gallery aims to depict the evolution of mankind through art.

    Included Excursion

    Guided tour of the Louvre Abu Dhabi Museum & Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Once a small fishing village in the Arabian Gulf, today Dubai is one of the most multicultural cities in the world, with ultramodern architecture and a lively nightlife. On today’s tour, discover Dubai’s vibrant culture, heartfelt hospitality, rich culinary legacy and proud traditions.

    Included Excursion

    Guided tour of Dubai city centre


    Emirati culture and traditions 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Khasab, Oman

    Built by the Portuguese, Khasab is the capital of the Musandam Governate. It is nicknamed the ‘Norway of Arabia’ for its dramatic bare mountains, cliffs that rise above the crystal blue waters and fjords which cut through the landscapes in remarkable style.

    Spend the day relaxing on the beach today.

    Included Excursion

    Beach break

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Fujairah, United Arab Emirates

    The only Emirati capital city on the UAE’s east coast, Fujairah has a turbulent modern history. On today’s included tour, you will see Fujairah Fort, one of the oldest castles in the country which has previously served as both a defensive building and home of the ruling family. In addition, visit a famous and colourful market as well as the oldest mosque in the Emirates.

    Included Excursion

    Tour of Fujairah   

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Sur, Oman

    An ancient Omani port city known for its shipbuilding history, Sur has proved vital in trade relations between the Arabian Peninsula, India, Southeast Asia and Africa as an important meeting point across the Indian Ocean, the Arabian Sea and the Gulf of Oman.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Muscat, Oman

    Your unforgettable luxury superyacht cruise comes to an end in the Omani capital, Muscat, where you’ll disembark for your transfer to the airport.

    The itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons. As such Emerald Cruises cannot guarantee the cruise will operate unaltered from the itinerary stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

  • 7 nights on board your superyacht
  • Airport transfers to and from the ship
  • The services of an Emerald Cruises Tour Manager
  • Port taxes and charges
  • All tipping and gratuities

  • Beach break in Sir Baniyas Island
  • Guided tour of the Louvre Abu Dhabi Museum & Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
  • Guided tour of Dubai city centre
  • Beach break in Khasab
  • Tour of Fujairah

  • Emirati culture and traditions

  • 20 superb meals including Breakfasts (B), Lunches (L), Dinners (D)
  • Including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner
  • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board

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