DECEMBER 30, 2019
Upon your arrival at the Dubai Airport (DXB) your dedicated driver will meet and greet you after you exit customs. You will then be escorted to Atlantis The Palm to check in to your reserved accommodations.
Atlantis, The Palm is a majestic 5 star Dubai hotel situated on the Palm, a man-made island that has captured the world’s imagination with its magnificent scale and ingenuity. Our hotel rooms and suites are designed for absolute comfort and luxury. Enjoy spectacular views of the Arabian Sea or the magnificent Dubai Skyline. Included in all of our rooms and suites is unlimited complimentary access to the Aquaventure Waterpark and The Lost Chambers Aquarium. Your stay includes daily breakfast buffet for two, $100 resort credit per room, high speed/enhanced wifi, room upgrade upon check-in based on availability, and early check-in/late check-out based on availability.
DESERT SAFARI EXPERIENCE
When you visit Dubai do you want to experience it properly by connecting to its history, people and culture? The Heritage Collection of Desert Safaris recreate the authentic Bedouin experience allowing you to discover the cultural heritage of Dubai.
Experience the most awarded Desert Safari in Dubai. Take a step back in time and experience Dubai as it was 50 years ago. Your professional Conservation Guide will escort you on a fascinating Dubai desert safari in a museum quality, vintage 1950’s Land Rover. Watch the sun drop under the horizon as you watch a falcon soar around you. Your Bedouin camp, lit with the gentle flames of traditional lamps is nestled inside a private Royal desert retreat. We will demonstrate cultural activities such as henna tattoos, music, dance and bread and Arabic coffee making before enjoying a scrumptious dinner under the stars. History comes to life in this once in a lifetime desert safari in Dubai.
DECEMBER 31, 2019
Today is at your leisure. Enjoy some time at the beach or the pool, spend a few hours at the AquaVenture Waterpark or The Lost Chambers Aquarium, or head out and see the best things the U.A.E has to offer. Visit the gold, spice, and textile souks, shop at the world's largest mall, view the world's largest choreographed fountain show, and head to the top of the Burj Khalifa (the world's tallest building).
NEW YEAR'S EVE ROYAL GALA
Glitz! Glamour! Excitement! Spectacle! It’s all here at Atlantis on New Year’s Eve. From famous fireworks displays to incredible, sumptuous feasts and live entertainment, there is no better place to start a new tradition and celebrate the 2020 New Year. Our evening begins at 7:30pm with canapes, champagne and welcome drinks in Asateer before the venue opens up at 8pm where a 30 piece live band kicks off the night's entertainment and plays through until 3:00am. The bar will be open all night serving unlimited premium alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks including free-flowing champagne. Indulge in a luxury buffet serving everything from Lobster and Caviar through to Smoked Salmon and Sushi, as well as live cooking stations and children friendly buffet stations. Gala guests will also enjoy fantastic views of The Palm, the Dubai skyline and the spectacular fireworks.
JANUARY 1, 2020
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
After all that partying last night you have the option of sleeping in as you have the morning at your leisure. Or you can enjoy all the resort amenities and maybe do some shopping.
PRIVATE YACHT EXPERIENCE
Enjoy a leisurely afternoon on a private 48ft luxury yacht designed to please all of your expectations. As we sail along the spectacular Dubai Skyline, and the Palm Jumeirah with the stunning Burj Al Arab in the background while dancing to some of the best party music ever recorded. Nibble on hors d'oeurves and an unlimited selection of soft drinks after a nice dip in the Emirati waters. Return to Atlantis the Palm refreshed and ready to conquer your evening.
JANUARY 2, 2020
This morning your private group transfer will escort you to the Dubai International Airport for your 4-hr flight to Male. After clearing customs, you will be personally greeted by Grand Park Kodhipparu staff to escort you to your 20-minute speedboat transfer.
Once you arrive on the island of Kodhipparu, you will be whisked away to your very own over-the-water villa for a personal check-in experience.
Experience paradise on earth at Grand Park Kodhipparu, Maldives. A luxurious one-island-one-resort destination featuring a collection of 120 idyllic beach-front pool villas, breathtaking overwater villas and spacious two-bedroom villas. Embark on a 360° barefoot island adventure and immerse in the tranquility that nature has to offer. Soak up the sun by the infinity pool, delight in delectable cuisine at any of our 3 restaurants & bars or simply take in the splendour of the vast azure sea, home to a variety of colourful and exotic marine life. Just a mere 20 minutes’ speedboat ride from Male, barefoot luxury and the stunning beauty of Maldives awaits you.
JANUARY 3, 2020
MAKE PRICELESS MEMORIES
There’s a lot you can do when in paradise or you can choose to do nothing at all. For the adventure enthusiast, the Maldives offers a wide array of water sports and world-class scuba diving to experience as well as excursions and island exploration will ensure to fill the day with fun and excitement.
The island is located in one of the best house reefs in the Maldives, learn and discover what the underwater world offers when you snorkel around the island. You may encounter hundreds of colorful reef fish, just meters away from your villa. Private snorkeling trip excursions are available.
JANUARY 4, 2020
More action can be found at our water sports center, a candy store for fans of the sun and sea. With an endless list of activities such as jet skiing, kayaking to windsurfing to choose from, sports aficionados would be kept occupied for days.
Activities available are Catamaran sailing, parasailing, banana boat riding, water skiing, wakeboarding, kneeboarding, fun tubes riding, kite surfing, wave surfing, stand up paddling, and more.
There’s a lot more to explore in the Maldives; set aside time to embrace the beauty of the Maldives’s nature and culture with a selection of excursions. Let it be the fishing in the traditional Maldivian way, a cruise on a Dhoni (Maldivian traditional boat) to watch the dolphins and enjoy the romantic sunset, or a visit to the bustling island city of Male for more exploration of the Maldivian life, enjoy it your way.
January 5, 2019
Enjoy our last day on this spectacular island snorkeling with the colorful marine life, lounging on the beautiful beach, or head out for some last-minute water sports. Time to say farewell, head to the dock where your speedboat will be waiting to transfer you back to the Male International Airport.
Created with images by Christoph Schulz - "Dubai Hotel Atlantis" • Nikhita Singhal - "untitled image" • tauchlehrer - "underwater diving anemone" • Ishan @seefromthesky - "From the Sky"