Jewels of the Middle East

Discover Dubai & Istanbul

Prices from R15,999 pp

Discover the best of both worlds during this twin city break in Dubai and Istanbul.

Fly to Dubai for a three night stay, where you’ll experience a glamorous playground, full of Bedouin heritage, glittering skyscrapers and futuristic vision wrapped into desert splendour.

The opportunities to discover Dubai’s many different faces are simply endless: soar to the top of the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world; soak up some sun on one of the Palm Jumeriah’s beautiful beaches; shop til’ you drop in the world’s largest shopping mall or seek out Dubai’s intriguing heritage during a boat ride across the Dubai Creek.

Arriving in the chaotic, brash and wonderfully exciting city of Istanbul, you’ll discover the place where East meets West and Europe tumbles into Asia with a colourful collision of cultures at a centuries-old trading crossroads. Discover the museums of Sultan Ahmet, barter in colourful markets selling everything from soft leather to aromatic spices, and dine on kebabs, mezes and freshly caught fish. An Istanbul discovery is a chance to experience life in amazing technicolour.

Duration 7 nights
Departing Dec 2019 - Sep 2020
  • All flights
  • All taxes

Your Experience

  • 3 night hotel stay in Dubai
  • 4 night hotel stay in Istanbul
  • Emirates Airline flights & taxes
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Itinerary

Days 1 - 4
Dubai

Welcome to Dubai, where all that glitters truly is gold. Here you’ll meet sparkling skyscrapers, glitzy shops and sun-soaked beaches, making it the ideal destination to enjoy a well-rounded break.

Dubai is a bright and bold clash of modern and traditional, where you can haggle for gold in a centuries-old souk and shop ‘til you drop in an air-conditioned megamall. This is a city that ensures that all possibilities are endless, so soak up the sun on the beach or at one of the fantastic water parks, take a trip up the tallest building in the world or sip a chilled cocktail on a piece of reclaimed land shaped like a palm frond. Whatever you choose to do, your time in Dubai will not be forgotten.

Holiday Inn Al Barsha

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Ibis Styles Dubai Jumeirah

3 star 3 star 3 star 3 star 3 star

Days 4 - 8
Istanbul

Arriving in the chaotic, brash and wonderfully exciting city of Istanbul, discover the magical meeting place of East and West, where Europe tumbles in Asia. Full of cultural diversity, classic cuisine and an impressive array of galleries, this vibrant, inclusive and expanding community is not to be missed.

Discover the museums of Sultan Ahmet, barter in colourful markets selling everything from soft leather to aromatic spices, and dine on kebabs, mezes and freshly caught fish. An Istanbul discovery is a chance to experience life in amazing technicolour.

The Haze Istanbul

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Best Western Antea Palace Hotel & Spa

4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star 4 star

Prices

December 2019 Christmas School Holidays from R23,999
January 2020 Standard from R19,999
February 2020 Standard from R17,999
March 2020 Standard from R18,999
April 2020 Easter School Holidays from R19,999
April 2020 - May 2020 Standard from R16,999
May 2020 Standard from R17,999
June 2020 Standard from R15,999
June 2020 - July 2020 June School Holidays from R19,999
July 2020 Standard from R18,999
August 2020 Standard from R19,999
September 2020 Standard from R19,999
September 2020 September School Holidays from R21,999

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