Orient Tours LLC
ORIENT TOURS – A NAME THAT STANDS FOR SERVICE, QUALITY AND INNOVATION Orient Tours is known as the market leader in offering a high quality product with personalized, flexible and individual service. The Company specializes in bringing groups and individuals from Europe, Japan, USA, Asia and Australia into Dubai, United Arab Emirates and the Sultanate of Oman. Orient Tours was established in 1982 in Sharjah, UAE, by H.E. Sheikh Faisal Al Qassemi, Orient Tours has own branch offices in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Muscat and Salalah. In both United Arab Emirates and the Sultanate of Oman, the company offers a variety of carefully planned tour programs, innovative desert trips, overland tours between Dubai and Muscat, tailor-made round trips & study trips, adventurous expeditions, exploring sea-safaris, relaxing dinner-cruises, individual fly & drive programs, and corporate events & launches. A separate Cruise Ship Department provides complete services for cruise ship handling in the United Arab Emirates and in the Sultanate of Oman. Our multilingual tour guides and drivers are professionally trained on safety and first aid. We are the first tour operator in the Gulf to initiate a Tour Guide Training Seminar to improve the standard of our tour guides. With presently more than 180 direct employees, Orient Tours is considered one of the major and most well established tour companies in the region. Orient Tours won the 2010 Middle East Leading Tour Operator Award and the 2010 UAE’s Leading Desert Safari Experience Award organized by the World Travel Awards at a ceremony held on 03 May 2010 at The Address Dubai Marina. Orient Tours won the Sharjah Tourism Excellence Award for the Best Tour Operator in 2009. The award was presented by Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority at a ceremony in April 2010. Orient Tours was the winner of the UAE’s Leading Tour Operator Award organized by the World Travel Awards in 2009. In October 2008, Orient Tours’ Chairman Sheikh Faisal Al Qassemi received the Global Achievement Award from the World Travel Award organizers in recognition of his efforts for pioneering tourism into the Arabian Gulf at a ceremony held in Dubai. Orient Tours was one of the first tour companies in Dubai to obtain the Dubai Department of Tourism’s License to conduct Overland Tourist Safaris. THERE ARE TOURISTS. AND THERE ARE ORIENT TOURISTS.