Dubai & the UAE
Dubai and the UAE is rapidly becoming the number one tour destination for sports tours. It offers fantastic weather all year round and you will be spoilt for choice thanks to a number of tourist options including: sunny beaches, desert safaris, the rugby sevens and a visit to the world’s tallest building the 'Burj Khalifa'.
SLT has some of the best sporting connections in the whole of the UAE which allows us to deliver an amazing experience for schools, colleges and sports teams. We work very closely with the ICC cricket academy as well as a number of top British colleges. Fixtures and tournaments are easily organised and the world famous Sports City is accessible for all of our customers. This new development features over 50,000 square feet of sporting venues and some of our recent touring sides have played under the floodlights against local opposition. We can create a tour that meets all of your requirements, check out some of the day trips below!
Wild Wadi Water park
When it comes to excitement, you just can't get enough at Wild Wadi! For one adrenalin rush after another, try the 80 kms/hr downhill hurtle on the 33 metre high Jumeirah Sceirah, the 1.5 metre high waves at Breakers Bay, the 170 metre white-knuckle ride at Rushdown Ravine or any of the 14 awesome interconnected rides. For the not so brave and the laid back, Wild Wadi offers hours of relaxation. It's the perfect place to unwind, sit back and have a great time.
Adults - £39 per person
Child - £32 per person (under 1.1m in height)
Return Transfer - £16 per person
Desert Safari trip
You will be collected from your hotel by SUV for an afternoon drive through the desert, over and around the dunes roller coaster style! After your dune bashing experience, you will watch the sun set over the sands and see the magnificent orange horizon. Your safari guides will then take you onto the traditional Arabic campsite, laid out with rustic cushions and carpets to enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the desert. As you relax, a sumptuous meal of barbequed meats with delicious salads, followed by desserts, will be served. You will also be able to try the shisha (the famous Arabic water pipe) or have a henna design painted on your hands or feet.
£39 per person (adult & child)
Includes pick up & drop off at your hotel
Enjoy dinner on a traditional Arabic show, gliding silently along the creek under a starry moonlit sky whilst enjoying a scumptuous dinner and a taste of true Arabian hospitality. The traditional wooden vessel offers another perspective on the city, you will see many other working dhows which still brave the open seas to deliver goods to other countries as well as super modern yachts and ships. Admire the architecture of Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club, the spectacular Chamber of Commerce building and Sheikh Saeed’s house, the birthplace of Sheikh Rashid.
£32 per person (adult & child)
Return transfer £16 per person
dubai city tour
Mall of the emirates
and Ski dubai
Ferrari World Theme Park
A guided tour of this wonderful city is highly recommended. You will tour the city known as the ‘City of Gold’ with your English-speaking guide, seeing both the old and new architecture. You will see a contrast between the past and present taking in sights ranging from the magnificent Jumeirah Mosque and Burj Al Arab Hotel (Arab Tower) to the Nad Al Sheeba camel and horse racing tracks. Other sights include the Emirates Towers, Dubai World Trade Center and the palaces of Sheikh Mohammed and Sheikh Rashid.
Half Day - £15 (adult & child)
Full Day - £25 (adult & child)
Includes coach & English speaking guide
We recommend this as a combined trip, as Ski Dubai is located within the Mall of the Emirates. This enables you to spend a full day at the venue.
This is the ultimate leisure, entertainment and shopping venue, the largest Mall in the world outside of North America, it is home to over 400 retailers and more than 65 restaurants, bars and cafes. You can also make use of the entertainment facilities within the Mall; a 14-screen cinema, Magic Planet – the largest indoor family entertainment complex in Dubai, and Ski Dubai.
Ski Dubai is the first indoor ski facility in the Middle East, and offers skiing and snowboarding, tobogganing and zorbing, or even just playing in the snow. You can also meet their resident snow penguins, sightsee from the chairlift and enjoy a hot chocolate in the mid-slope café, at -4 degrees!
Power Pass (snow park entry, unlimited chairlift, zorbing, mountain thriller, 60 minute ski lesson) - £50 per person
Super Pass (as above but no ski lesson) - £37 per person
Snow Park Entry - £25 per adult / £23 per child
Ski Slope 2 hours – £34 per adult / £29 per child, or day pass - £55 per adult / £50 per child
(a minimum standard of skiing ability is required)
Ski Lessons – prices start at £29 per person for a 60 minute group lesson
Peng-Friend Encounter (underwater viewing, up-close encounter, meet 2 penguins. Max. 16 people, 40 minutes) - £33 per person
Exclusive and VIP Peng-Friend Encounters are also subject to limited availability, and priced at £89 (75 minutes) and £149 (90 minutes) – please contact us for more information
(Adult prices apply to anyone aged 13 or above)
Return Transfer: £16 per person (applies for Mall of the Emirates and/or Ski Dubai)
Ferrari World Theme Park is located in Abu Dhabi, approximately 1 ½ hours drive from
Dubai. This is the only Ferrari-themed park in the World, and is the largest park of its kind. You will experience more than 20 rides and attractions, which tell the Ferrari story in a variety of ways, as well as a wide variety of delicacies and unique shopping experiences. From the world’s fastest roller coaster, to advanced racing simulators, to driving and scenic experiences, there is something for everyone at this high-tech theme park!
General entrance costs are £42 per person 1.5 metres and above / £32 per person below 1.5 metres.
Premium entrance costs (which included fast-track access to rides and attractions) are £59 per person 1.5 metres and above / £49 per person below 1.5 metres.
There is an additional charge of £16 per person to experience the thrill of driving the two state-of-the-art simulators used by F1 drivers.
Return Transfer - £30 per person
The Burj Khalifa
Please note these are only some of the day trips on offer. Prices change on a yearly basis and a more accurate cost is available on request at the time of booking.
Sports on offer:
Visit the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world. The building is over 800 metres tall, and has more than 160 floors. It is made up of more than 26,000 glass panels, and has 57 elevators to transport people around the floors. The highlight of a trip to the Burj Khalifa, is a trip to the observation deck on the 124th floor, from here you can see out past the sky scrapers which surround the building, to the desert beyond, and you will also get a great view of ‘The World’ – the man made version - made up of hundreds of islands off the Dubai coast.
£19 per adult (aged 13+)
£15 per child
Return Transfer - £16 per person
Get in touch with the culture and local traditions by visiting the landmark Jumeirah Mosque. The Mosque has become the focal point of the ‘Open Doors, Open Minds’ programme, being the only Mosque in Dubai open to the public and dedicated to welcoming non-Muslim visitors. This is a unique opportunity to learn about the Emirati culture and religion, in a relaxed and casual atmosphere. Please note that modest dress is requested in line with the religious beliefs, and traditional attire can also be borrowed on arrival if required. This trip can be combined with a day at the nearby Jumeirah Beach.
£2.50 per person (adult & child)
Return Transfer - £16 per person