The Ritz-Carlton Dubai.
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DUBAI – A luxurious four-day driving exploration of the Middle East with stops in The Ritz-Carlton hotels from UAE to Oman is set to inspire life’s most meaningful journeys.
On Wednesday (October 2), The Ritz-Carlton has announced its first “Grand Tour”, a luxurious four-day driving exploration of the region through thoughtfully curated bespoke experiences in partnership with luxury carmaker Maserati.
A carefully selected group of regional tastemakers will embark on an incredible journey from Abu Dhabi to Muscat, traveling the region’s most drivable roads and taking in some of its most breathtaking vistas as they discover legendary hospitality at The Ritz-Carlton hotels and resorts along the way.
Throughout the trip the guests will be immersed in brand experiences that showcase the exceptional service delivered by The Ritz-Carlton’s famed Ladies and Gentlemen, the best the destination has to offer and access to local artisans, further realizing the brand’s vision of inspiring life’s most meaningful journeys.
Guests of The Ritz-Carlton Grand Tour will be able to drive a fleet of luxury automobiles courtesy of Maserati, including the Quattroporte, Ghibli, the GranCabrio and the newly introduced Levante Trofeo and GTS.
The drive will begin in the UAE’s capital at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, travelling north through The Ritz-Carlton Dubai, The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert and finally arriving at the legendary Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Muscat.
Along the way, guests will be treated to a host of memorable encounters including high octane motorsports at Yas Marina Circuit, a sunset cruise on a private yacht, a ride on the world’s longest zipline, falconry shows, stargazing and some of the finest gastronomical delights in the region. The voyage will be set against a backdrop of astonishing mountainous views and coastal cruising from the Arabian Gulf to the Sea of Oman.
The Ritz-Carlton Grand Tour takes place in the second week of October by private invitation only. Marriott Bonvoy Members who have exchanged their points for this incredible super car tour will also get to partake the experience for a journey of a lifetime unravelling the charm of the Middle East. PR
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