The Dubai Experience


There aren’t very many places in the world where you can indulge in the ultimate luxury, immerse yourself in breathtaking architecture, and in local culture. Throughout your journey, you’ll be surrounded by the glitz and glamour that makes Dubai so unique.

Join us on our 8-night luxury adventure in Dubai and experience the city’s opulence and glamour on a whole new level. From the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, to the stunning Palm Jumeirah, we’ll explore the city’s many treasures and indulge in its luxurious lifestyle. You’ll also have the chance to relax and unwind in some of the most luxurious spas and resorts in the world, and shop until you drop at opulent destinations like the Dubai Mall and bustling souks. Embark in this unforgettable adventure and experience the magic of Dubai on your Up in the Air Life excursion! #UITALDubai

Do you hear that? That’s the sound of your senses exploding after you indulge in the finest culinary experiences in Dubai. From the lavish brunches at Saffron to the delectable Emirati cuisine, you’ll be in foodie heaven. Sip on cocktails at the world-renowned rooftop bars and indulge in the ultimate luxury lifestyle that Dubai is famous for.

And you didn’t come here to play small! The photos you’ll take in front of the iconic Burj Khalifa and the man-made wonder, the Palm Jumeirah, will have your social media on fire. Get ready to capture the essence of Dubai with your camera and your memories.

Whether you’re cruising on a yacht, soaring in a seaplane, or exploring the city’s many landmarks, you’ll be captivated by the stunning scenery that surrounds you. Dubai is a city like no other, and you’ll feel blessed to experience its beauty firsthand.

Get ready for priceless moments with new friends, historical exploration, and pampered relaxation on your Up in the Air Life journey through Dubai. It’s time to unleash your magic and experience the ultimate luxury adventure!

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Here's your trip at a glance.


Join us on an extraordinary adventure to Dubai, the glamorous and iconic city known for its breathtaking architecture, technological wonders, and luxurious lifestyle. Discover the city's treasures, immerse yourself in the local culture, and indulge in the finest spas and resorts. Experience the opulent shopping destinations and be captivated by the glitz and glamour that make Dubai truly special.


Explore awe-inspiring architecture like the Burj Khalifa and Palm Jumeirah. Immerse yourself in local culture, indulge in Emirati cuisine, and discover vibrant arts. Relax at luxurious spas, shop at opulent destinations, and enjoy unforgettable dining experiences. Dubai awaits your Magic!


Experience the ultimate in luxury and comfort during your Dubai adventure! We'll ensure your accommodations match the city's opulence and glamour, with a stay at a luxurious hotel boasting stunning views of the city skyline. Relax in style with the best amenities and service, ensuring a comfortable and memorable stay.

Explore the day-by-day itinerary.



Day 1

Welcome to Dubai!

Get ready to indulge in pure luxury as we check into our breathtaking boutique hotel.

From exceptional service to top-of-the-line amenities, this hotel has it all.

Take some time to explore the facilities, unwind by the pool, or simply relax in the comfort of our elegant rooms before we head out for a multicourse dinner paired with the finest wines.

Get ready to feast like the royalty that we are, and let’s toast to an unforgettable week ahead.

Day 2

Today, we’ll take in the stunning views of the city from the observation deck at the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa.

We’ll indulge in high tea with an array of delicate sandwiches, pastries, and tea, while soaking in the stunning vistas of the city skyline.

Afterward, we’ll embark on a private city tour, visiting the iconic landmarks such as the Palm Jumeirah, the Dubai Fountain, and the Dubai Miracle Garden.

We’ll witness the city’s magnificence and learn about its rich history and culture.

Day 3

Today, we’ll immerse ourselves in Emirati culture with a visit to a local market to shop for ingredients for our private cooking class.

You’ll learn to create authentic Emirati dishes, from savory appetizers to sweet desserts, while enjoying the guidance of a professional chef.

We’ll indulge in our creations and savor the flavors of the local cuisine.

In the evening, we’ll take a stroll through the city and enjoy its vibrant nightlife.

Day 4

Today we’ll start our adventure in style with a delectable brunch at Saffron, renowned for its lavish spread of international cuisine, free-flowing drinks, and live music.

Tonight there will be an optional VIP Nightlife experience to indulge in delicious cocktails and dance the night away under the stars, taking in the stunning city skyline views.

We’ll experience the true essence of Dubai’s luxury lifestyle during a sunset sail making unforgettable memories with friends.

Day 5

Today, is a free day to indulge in some retail therapy at the city’s world-renowned shopping destinations.

You can visit the opulent Dubai Mall and explore its array of designer stores and high-end boutiques or visit the bustling souks, where you can haggle for unique finds and experience the local culture.

Whether you’re looking for luxury brands or traditional crafts, Dubai’s shopping scene has it all.

Day 6

Today, we’ll head to the desert for an unforgettable adventure.

We’ll take a thrilling 4×4 jeep ride through the dunes, watch the sun set over the sand, and take a peaceful camel ride under the stars.

We’ll then head to a Bedouin-style camp where we’ll indulge in traditional Emirati entertainment, henna painting, and a delicious dinner under the stars.

It’s the perfect opportunity to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and embrace the natural beauty of the desert.

Day 7

It’s our final day in Dubai, and we’ll wrap up our journey in style.

We’ll indulge in a final rooftop soirée, sipping on cocktails and taking in the city’s sparkling skyline one last time.

We’ll reminisce about our unforgettable journey and make plans to return to this glamorous city.

With our hearts full of memories and our bags full of souvenirs, we’ll say goodbye to Dubai with a promise to return.

Day 8

Enjoy your last morning in the hotel with another scrumptious breakfast, and say your goodbyes to your new friends!

Check out at the hotel and get whisked away by your private transfer to the airport where you will head home or onwards to your next adventure.

No matter where you travel, our standards are the same.


Connect with amazing people.

We provide the opportunity to make friendships with people who share your worldview and won't ask why you wear a bonnet to sleep.

Experience attentive
and authentic hospitality.

Not only is the staff of Up in the Air Life dedicated to making sure your trip is flawlessly executed, but we are also intentional about choosing locales and vendors who celebrate Black travelers.

Be pampered with only the best.

There is no need to take a break from your baller lifestyle when you travel with us. Our lodging, excursions, and dining are pure luxury.

Feel safe and secure.

Our experienced American guides and well-maintained local relationships mean that you will have peace of mind when you travel with us.

Say "goodbye" to FOMO.

Our trips are anything but basic. While we make sure you see well-known main attractions, we also develop itineraries that will give you unique stories to share with your friends back home.


The Dubai Experience

What is included:

Our trips get you close to that Beyoncé-on-a-boat lifestyle. Let us handle your travel style glow up.

  • Up In The Air Life On-site Tour Leader
  • A Bon Voyage Group Video Call to review your trip live with the Up in the Air Life Team
  • Concierge Support before your trip to assist you in Upgrading Your Room and Booking Optional Tours
  • Concierge Support before your trip to book your spa appointments
  • Concierge Support before your trip to book your restaurant reservations
  • Up in the Air Life Private Concierge Chat during your trip for dining/spa reservations and more
  • 7 nights stay at luxurious accommodations
  • Daily breakfast at the hotel
  • Multi-course Welcome Dinner Paired with Wine
  • Visit iconic landmarks on a private city tour
  • Infamous Brunch at Saffron
  • High Tea Experience at Burj Khalif
  • Private cooking class to immerse in the local culture
  • Private Yacht Sail
  • Thrilling 4×4 jeep ride and sunset camel ride in the desert
  • Traditional Bedouin-style dinner under the stars
  • Rooftop Farewell Soire
  • Unforgettable memories and experiences to last a lifetime on your Up in the Air Life excursion.

What is not included:

We take care of all the details on your itinerary once you land. If you want to further personalize your experience, go off!

  • Round-trip airfare to and from the destination
  • Travel Medical Insurance Insurance (Please note this is required to attend the trip.)
  • Room Upgrades are available for purchase after booking
  • Optional tours are available for purchase after booking
  • Tips for Tour Leader, Guides and Drivers
  • Passport or Visa Processing Fees
  • Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months from the time of travel with at least 2 free visa pages.
  • Expenses for vaccines that may be required

Can you envision yourself on this trip?

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