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Enjoy cool getaways in Dubai with Cox & Kings
11th, May 2016

May 11th 2016, Mumbai: Cox & Kings, the leading holidays and education travel group with operations in 22 countries, presents summer special packages for Dubai wherein travellers can experience the cooler side of the country. The packages assure endless hours fun for families. One can enjoy the one-of-its-kind Ski Dubai, soak in the exciting Wild Wadi and Aquaventure Water Parks through the day and Desert Safari after the sunset. One can choose from our cool holiday packages especially designed for the summer- Dubai Bonanza and Instant Dubai All Inclusive. 

Summer in Dubai brings exciting festivities, entertaining events, cultural activities and culinary delight for the entire family. With the entire family you can enjoy the warm breezes at the beach, can see the stars dazzle at concerts, fireworks colour the sky and diverse cuisine that leaves everyone wanting more. Dubai can offer you a vast range of exciting activities such as-

  1. In the aquarium at Atlantis The Palm resort, encounter the whole gamut of marine creatures through underwater tunnel; tickle a sea cucumber; see rare albino alligators; feed the fish; go behind the scenes to learn more about the operation and watch the ‘comedic' scuba divers come face to face with the sharks inside the tank. Also watch dolphins perform acrobatics, juggle, dance, jump through hoops and even paint in Dance with Dolphins Show.
  2. Check out the vast green parks of Creek Park, Zabeel Park, Mushrif Park and Al Mamzar Beach Park. Let the children run wild, walk within the landscaped gardens and picnic on the lawns
  3. Watching the action on screen is just part of the picture at Vox cinemas' 4DX screens. Feel the wind and rain, see the smoke and smell the action unfold as you hold onto your (moving seat) and immerse yourself in the plot.
  4. Weighing in at 500kg and measuring over five metres long, King Croc is just one of the mighty highlights of Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo at The Dubai Mall. Home to over 33,000 aquatic animals, including 400 sharks and rays and the largest collection of Sand Tiger Sharks in the world

  1. Adventure lovers can enjoy heart pounding rides and attractions at the Wild Wadi waterpark or experience the largest waterslide in the world- Aquaconda at Atlantis' Aquaventure waterpark or Flip Out, Bounce and Jump Boxx in Dubai's rampoline parks
  2. Visit the world's first-ever double and vertical wind tunnel at Mirdif City Centre mall where the blast of air gives you an experience of flying like a bird
  3. Escape the sun and swap your flip flops for ski boots at Ski Dubai within Mall of the Emirates, Dubai's award-winning shopping mall.
  4. Experience the thrill of burning rubber, speeding steel and roaring engines at the spectacular Dubai Autodrome.
  5. Dune bashing- It is not for the faint hearted - it's fast, furious and thrilling. Strap yourself into your four-by-four and set off on a rollercoaster ride across the desert.

  1. Spend an evening in a traditional Bedouin camp that includes a barbecue dinner shared on Arabian rugs, a demonstration of traditional dancing, and the opportunity to spend the night camped beneath the stars.
  2. Savour the atmosphere and aroma of spices, incense, rose petals, and traditional medicinal products at Spice Souk
  3. Visit to Emirates NBD Pearl Museum to have a look at magnificent jewellery. The museum also celebrates the lives of the divers and sailors by displaying the instruments and tools they used to harvest and ship the precious cargo.

  1. Make your way from the Textile Souq in Bur Dubai to the Spice and Gold Souq in Deira

Below are the details of the summer packages for Dubai-

Instant Dubai -All Inclusive- 3star- Summer 2016
05 Days / 04 Nights
Cost: Starting From 40,000* Per Person (with airfare)
  1. Enjoy Dhow Cruise with Dinner.
  2. Panoramic City tour of Dubai.
  3. Enjoy Desert Safari with BBQ dinner.
  4. Shop to your heart's content in this Shopper's Paradise.

Dubai Bonanza
6 days, 5 nights
Cost: Starting From 41000* Per Person (without airfare)
  1. Enjoy Dhow Cruise with Dinner
  2. Panoramic City tour of Dubai.
  3. At the top - Burj Khalifa:  It is an observation terrace that gives you 360 degree panoramic views from level 124 of the world's tallest tower, the Burj Khalifa.
  4. Desert Safari by 4WD including Belly dancing and BBQ Dinner
  5. Full day Abu Dhabi City tour with Ferrari World
  6. Visit the Aquaventure Waterparks and the Lost Chambers

Cox & Kings Ltd. (‘C&K') is one of the most experienced travel companies in the world, having been in operation since 1758. Headquartered in India, it is a leading leisure and education travel group with operations in 22 countries across 4 continents.

Over the last three decades, C&K has transformed itself into a diversified, multinational travel conglomerate with a focus on the new-age global consumer. 

C&K operates in three key verticals; Leisure, Education and Hybrid Hotels.

Leisure-India is best known by the ubiquitous Cox & Kings brand in India, where we are an integrated travel enterprise, offering the best and widest range of travel options to individuals, groups and businesses in the fastest growing major economy in the world.

Leisure-International operates in multiple countries, mainly under the Cox & Kings brand, with a greater focus on premium-end travel.

Education operates under the brand names PGL and NST, among others. PGL and NST are market leaders in experiential learning in the UK and we intend to take these brands across the world; we have recently entered the Australian market.

We operate 16 hybrid hotels in Europe under the Meininger brand. Our unique selling proposition is that we can deliver the urban traveller a clean, safe, stay in a city-centre location at an affordable price. 

Over the years the company has won many awards that stand testimony to its excellence in service.

C&K is one of the founding members of the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), and we are members of premier industry associations across the world. 

In 2015 the company has won a string of awards and amongst them are the World Travel Awards for Asia's luxury tour operator, India's leading travel agency and India's leading tour operator. It also won the award for Deccan Odyssey, which emerged as Asia's leading luxury train.

Our Executive Director Ms. Urrshila Kerkar won the Game Changer of the Year Award, and our Director Mr. Peter Kerkar was honoured by the British Travel and Hospitality Hall of Fame in 2015. 

For further media details, contact:
Thomas C Thottathil
AVP - Corporate Communications
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