This is your chance to experience the glamour of one of the great sporting spectacles - plus meet horse-racing legend Frankie Dettori

With this unique package - which is exclusive to IJF members - you will not only experience a race day like no other, with full hospitality and tickets to the star-studded evening concert and fireworks, but you will also enjoy exclusive access to two of the great names in horse racing - Frankie Dettori and Marcus Armytage. You will attend a private drinks party hosted by the Frankie, enjoy an exclusive chat and Q&A, while Grand National winner and leading journalist, Marcus Armytage will join you on the race day itself.
Away from the racing, this six-day package also gives you plenty of time to explore Dubai's famous shops and attractions, soak up the sun in one of the great winter sun destinations or relax at your choice of hotel - the Vida Downtown or Jumeirah Beach.

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Price includes

  • Return flights with BA from Heathrow
  • Private transfers
  • Four nights in the four-star Vida Downtown (b&b) or five-star Jumeirah Beach Resort (half-board)
  • Exclusive Q&A and chat with AP McCoy** (dates and availability to be confirmed) and Marcus Armytage
  • Evening drinks reception with Frankie Dettori and Jim Crowley
  • Gallery Hospitality to The 2019 Dubai World Cup with Marcus Armytage including a seat in the stands, unlimited food and drink and access to the evening fireworks and concert
  • Return transfers to Meydan Racecourse



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  1. Day
    Fly to Dubai
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    You'll take an overnight flight from your airport of choice and arrive in Dubai on Friday morning.

    Meals -
  2. Day
    Settle into your hotel
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    On arrival in Dubai you'll be transferred to your hotel. Enjoy time at leisure by the hotel pool, or spend the afternoon visiting Dubai's landmarks sights. This evening you're invited to the exclusive Racing Breaks drinks with ambassadors Frankie Dettori, Jim Crowley, Marcus Armytage and Rishi Persad.

    Meals - Breakfast
  3. Day
    The Dubai World Cup
    Meydan Racecourse, United Arab Emirates

    Spend the morning at leisure before you're transferred to Meydan Racecourse to watch the Dubai World Cup. Enjoy gallery hospitality escorted by Marcus Armytage, with all food and drink (and alchohol) included throughout the day. The closing ceremony and concert will continue into the evening, following which you'll be transferred back to the your hotel.

    Meals - Breakfast
  4. Day
    Explore Dubai
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Enjoy breakfast at your hotel before spending today at your leisure. Climb the Burj Khalifa, visit the Dubai Mall or simply lounge by the hotel's pool. More adventurous types might like to book an activity, from sunset dune safaris and golf days, to Dhow river cruises.

    Meals - Breakfast
  5. Day
    Day at leisure
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Spend another day at leisure in this spectacular city. You may wish to spend the day soaking up the sun on Jumeirah Beach, or take advantage of one the exhilirating activities available.

    Meals - Breakfast
  6. Day
    Exclusive trip to Meydan Stables
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Dubai Racing Club/Andrew_Watkins

    Before your flight home this afternoon you'll experience an exclusive tour of the infamous Meydan Stables. Discover how the horses are groomed, conditioned and prepared to compete, with special access to the Jockey's Room, the Saddling Paddock and the Grandstand. Afterwards you'll be transferred to the airport ready for your flight home.

    Meals - Breakfast


Vida Downtown

Vida Downtown, United Arab Emirates

This hotel is ultra chic and modern, to fit in with the aesthetic of the city. It boasts five different dining experiences — including a food truck.

Fine dining restaurants, sleek modern pool, state-of-the-art gym... there's plenty in the Vida Downtown to keep you inspired and entertained. The hotel is situated in the Old Town District of Downtown Dubai, putting it at the heart of the city's most popular attractions. So if you want to get a true sense of Dubai, you can visit the Qamardeen Souk- a traditional Arabian souk market; the Dubai mall, fountains and other attractions.

N.B. You will stay either at Vida Downtown or at Jumeirah Beach

Jumeirah Beach Hotel

Jumeirah Beach, United Arab Emirates

In a striking building designed like a wave and overlooking the Arabian Gulf, Jumeirah Beach hotel offers more than you could ever imagine.

Jumeirah Beach Hotel is one of Dubai's most instantly recognisable structures. Overlooking the seafront, this family-friendly hotel offers a chance to escape and unwind with an array of leisure facilities including direct, unlimited access to Wild Wadi Waterpark™ and KiDS CLUB; five swimming pools and a private beach. And, of course, the hotel offers a selection of award-winning restaurants and bars.

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Racing Breaks
This tour is operated solely by Racing Breaks
Europe’s largest racing travel business, offering ticket-inclusive and hospitality packages to all major UK and Ireland racecourses and selected international events – guaranteeing you the best price and service for your race day or break.

To view Racing Breaks’ supplier’s terms and conditions click here.


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