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22 July 2013, Subang: MASholidays, the travel and tour arm of Malaysia Airlines, is offering two exclusive yet incredibly affordable tour packages to Dubai in conjunction with the national carrier's commencement of services to the United Arab Emirates’ capital.
Beginning 5 August 2013, flight MH162 will depart Kuala Lumpur daily at 11.30pm to arrive at Dubai at 2.20am the next day. The return flight MH163 departs Dubai at 4.10am to arrive at Kuala Lumpur at 3.25pm. The Kuala Lumpur-Dubai return service will be mounted daily via MH162 and MH163 using the Boeing 777-200 aircraft that offers a total capacity of 282 seats in each flight, equivalent to 3,948 seats weekly.
Customers can choose from two attractive packages of either group or individual departure which are tailor-made to suit Malaysian travellers. These 5days/3nights packages are reasonably priced at RM3499 and RM2840 respectively for inaugural date departures.
The group fixed departure series requires a minimum of 40 persons in the group. Customers can either choose to come with their own group of friends or relatives or even sign up individually. MASholidays will then assign them to a set of group that has reached minimum number of 40 persons. The first date of the group departure series is 5th - 9th August 2013, to coincide with the national carrier's inaugural flight out to Dubai.
The package will bring guests to experience several iconic landmarks in Dubai including the famous Burj Khalifa. They will be taken right to the top of the 124-floor building, to the observation deck to experience the grandeur and exhilaration of being on the top of this breath-taking building. Several famous eateries that serve sensational Middle Eastern and international cuisines are also in the list for this package. The Address in Dubai Mall, one of the largest shopping and entertainment destinations in the world and The Palace Downtown are surely highlights of the trip. Located on the Old Town Island, The Palace Downtown Dubai is a resort within the city, at the heart of a traditional Arabian village, faced with a striking symbol of modernity. Built on the edge of a lake, The Palace Downtown Dubai is a harmonious blend of Middle Eastern heritage and contemporary Dubai.
Apart from the above mentioned, this group package includes return Economy Class air ticket on MH for the Kuala Lumpur - Dubai- Kuala Lumpur sector, return airport taxes and fuel surcharges, three nights’ accommodation at a 4-star hotel with breakfast, airport handling service upon arrival and send-off in Dubai, fascinating city tour of Dubai, English speaking tour guide, luxury coach transportation and travel Insurance (MHinsure). With this package, customers can also choose to include the Safari Dune Drive which is famous in Dubai. This is offered as optional tour and can be purchased separately.
The other package that is being offered is the free individual travel package. The departure date for this package is flexible and customers can choose from any of Malaysia Airlines seven times weekly flights to Dubai. This package allows customers to take their own sweet time to explore the many wonders of Dubai on their own.
These packages offer an amazing value for money and are available all year round with selected surcharges applicable during peak period.
For Business Class 5days/3nights Dubai city tour package, price starts from RM6565 inclusive of 3nights stay, Dubai City Tour, A New Dawn-Future of Dubai city tour, personalized meet & greet from the terminal, with luxury comfort and style.
Dubai is a tourism, trade and logistics hub which has earned itself the reputation as being the gateway between the east and the west. Home to just over two million people of more than 200 nationalities, Dubai is one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. With world-class shopping and leisure facilities, Dubai is a preferred destination for business and leisure. It is also a hub for restaurants serving virtually every national cuisine from around the world, including many specializing in Dubai’s own Arabic delights.
More information about the packages is available at http://holiday.malaysiaairlines.com or at MASholidays telephone number +603-7863 4000 (during normal daily working hours only).
Burj Khalifa - The package will bring guests to experience several iconic landmarks in Dubai including the famous Burj Khalifa