Suitcases at the ready, primed for a truly refreshing travel experience, look no further than newly fully fledged destination management company Desert Gate to offer one of kind personalised experiences, something for everyone with a variety of enchanting tours and excursions.
Having been in the region for over two decades Desert Gate launched their offices in the UAE in May and has planned to extend their services into Oman later this month. In addition, Desert Gate is set to release their ‘prime’ excursions later this year sharing unique services and a wealth of knowledge with the international markets.
Samir Tabbah, CEO of Desert Gate quotes ‘Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.’
Desert Gate presents international companies with tailor made services and offer a selective choice of excursions ranging from gastronomical journeys to thrilling adventures sightseeing or outings and fun packed children’s itineraries. Desert Gate’s long term tenure, knowledge and extensive network in the region have allowed them to refine their itineraries to provide unparalleled bespoke services. Whether its land, sea or air Desert Gate provides visitors with once in a lifetime experiences taking the hassle out of holiday planning.
Desert Gate’s scintillating city tours of Dubai take you to world renowned sights including the glittering Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall followed by premium fine dining experiences. The ‘Discover Dubai’ tour starts with a stop at the magnificent Dubai Creek before passing by the heritage area of Bastakiya with its charming towered houses built by wealthy merchants. Guests will then visit the 225 year old Al Fahidi Fort and the Dubai Museum which holds precious archives and memories of the city’s past. Just a few streets on, guests board an Abra – traditional wooden boat – and travel across the Creek to visit the Spice Market and Gold Souk. Happy shoppers can find some of the finest jewellery in town before visiting Treasures House for an exclusive private fashion show followed by a visit to Bait Al Banat Woman’s Museum. En-route home marvel at the beautiful Jumeirah Mosque and the legendary Burj Al Arab hotel.
For those looking for a stylish adventure, opt for the ‘Heritage Safari’ tour where you will be escorted in a classic 1950’s open top land rover across the dramatic Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve. Visitors can witness the local wildlife and may even be lucky enough to spot falcons soaring overhead. Welcomed at the Bedouin Royal Desert Retreat with glowing Arabic lanterns, guests become immersed in local culture enjoying dance, music, the art of traditional Arabic coffee and bread making as well as partaking in henna tattoos.
Elevate you trip to new heights with Desert Gate’s ‘Seaplane Emirates Palace Experience’. Take off from the waters of the Dubai Creek where you will commence your journey to Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE. From the sky observe traditional dhows gently sailing across the Creek, UAE skyline and spy rare aerial views of the iconic Palm Jumeirah and World Islands. As you arrive in Abu Dhabi guests can look out for a plethora of famous sights including Ferrari World, Yas Marina Grand Prix circuit, the manmade Yas Island, the serene Grand Mosque and stunning mangroves. Arrive on the private shores of the opulent Emirates Palace Hotel – one of the most luxurious hotels in the world – where guests can enjoy a delightful evening of camel tours and a true Arabic feast to complete their magical excursion.
With the UAE known for its high temperatures, Desert Gate presents visitors with ultimate tours to cool off with fun fuelled activities for thrill seekers at the UAE’s top waterparks or relaxing poolside retreats. Educational dolphin encounters can be arranged for guests to shake hands with IndoPacific Bottlenose dolphins at ‘Dolphin Bay’ or ‘Diving’ tours where guests enter a paradisiacal world of sunken wrecks and colourful marine life along virtually untouched UAE coastline.
With extravagant and exciting tours and excursions on offer coupled with guest centric personal touch and tailor made services, Desert Gate are the regions go to provider for one of a kind travel adventures that create lifelong memories for guests.