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Dubai City Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

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$27.14

Experience the historical sites and vibrant cosmopolitan life of Dubai on this comprehensive sightseeing tour of the city. See Dubai's famous landmarks such as the sail-shaped Burj Al-Arab hotel and beautiful Jumeirah Mosque, and learn interesting details about each attraction from a local guide. Take in views of the city's most picturesque palaces and residential areas, and venture into Bastakiya, Dubai's inspiring old quarter. Cross Dubai Creek by 'abra' (water taxi) and visit the Spice Souq. The tour also includes free time to shop in the glistening Deira Gold Souq!
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Pickup will be in a Suitable vehicle on sharing basis from different hotels.
- Children below 5 years old must be seated in a child seat while traveling in any kind of vehicle in UAE. If you have a child below 5 years joining the tour, please mention in the remarks.
- Near public transportation
- Infant seats available
- Dress code: lightweight summer clothing is suitable for most of the year, but sweaters or jackets may be needed for the winter months, especially in the evenings. Good quality sunglasses are advised. Hats are advisable when in direct sunlight.
- Guests visiting the UAE during the Summer months (June – September) are advised that peak daytime temperatures sometimes reach 42 – 45 degrees Celsius. Humidity levels can also exceed 90 percent during this period. We recommend all our guests to take adequate precaution.
- • Languages: All Excursions are bilingual and are conducted in English as well as either German or Spanish.The guide will speak both languages during the tour.
- If you want to book this tour on private basis,please search the activity, product code : 2168PDXB02 - Private Tour: Dubai City Half-Day Sightseeing Tour
- The local tour operator reserves the right to cancel any part of the scheduled programs because of government decisions, public holidays, weather conditions, or other similar circumstances.
- The duration of the actual tour takes 4 – 4.5 hour but the driving time from Dubai hotel and return may take another 60 – 90 minutes depending on traffic conditions and time of day.
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 45 travelers

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Itinerary
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Stop At: Jumeirah Public Beach, Dubai United Arab Emirates

Start your 4.5-hour Dubai city tour with a pickup from your hotel. Hop inside your air-conditioned coach or minivan and travel to your first stop. Along the way, hear about Dubai’s history from your expert guide.Then, arrive at Jumeirah Beach to take snaps of the glittering Burj Al-Arab hotel ( Photos Stop only from Outside)

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Burj Al Arab, 3 Jumeirah Street Burj Al-Arab Hotel, Dubai United Arab Emirates

Hear how the hotel’s sail-shaped design has made it one of Dubai’s signature sights and learn how it stands at a remarkable 1,053-foot (321-meter) high. Drive through exclusive Jumeirah, one of Dubai’s most upscale residential districts. See the plush villas and hotels, and continue into the Jumeirah Mosque ( Photos Stop only from Outside)


Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Jumeirah Mosque, Dubai - United Arab Emirates

The Jumeirah Mosque, which is large enough to hold up to 1,200 worshippers, was built entirely from white stone in the medieval Fatimid tradition, with towering twin minarets framing a large central dome. When it's lit up at dusk, the intricate artistry and true beauty are highlighted.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Dubai Museum & Al Fahidi Fort, Al Fahidi area, Dubai United Arab Emirates

Navigate past mudbrick courtyards and houses with wind towers that circulate the cooling breeze. See the 18th-century Al Fahidi Fort, the city’s oldest building and home to Dubai Museum, as your guide tells you about its historical fortifications.



Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Abra Boat Service to Bur Dubai, 90 Baniyas Rd - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Board an abra and enjoy the views as you cross Dubai Creek

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Dubai Gold Souk, Old Baladiya St., Dubai United Arab Emirates

Arrive in Deira and stroll with your guide around the vibrant Spice Souk. Scan the colorful stalls of perfumed spices, herbs and sweets, and then head for the nearby Gold Souk. Enjoy free time to explore the gold and jewelry stores, and finish your tour with a hotel drop-off.



Duration: 40 minutes

Departure:

Departure point:

Traveler pickup is offered
• Your centrally located Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman hotels or Dubai Port Rashid ( cruise terminal)
• For guest staying in any Private Residence or Villas in Dubai , pick up can be arranged from any nearby hotels.
• Pick up service from Jebel Ali Hotels, Bab Al Shams or from Al Maha Desert Resort or others locations ( which is not in City limit) are available only with additional cost upon request based on your location.
• For Transit guest, pick up can be arranged from any nearby Airport Hotels ( without luggage)
>> Departure time : -
Morning Dubai City tour - Between 07:00 am and 07:30 am approximately
Afternoon Dubai City tour - Between 13:30 pm and 14:00 pm approximately

Ports

  • Dubai Port Rashid Cruise Terminal


Departure time:

Duration:

4 hours 30 minutes

Inclusions:

Exclusions:

Terms and Conditions:

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Reviews:

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raymond n

Excellent tour,the tour guide was so wonderful the height of information .would recommend as better than the cruise ship one that was more expensive. 0

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Sreeju V

A highly recommended city tour. Covered everything listed in the package. The only disappointment was the Burj Al Arab location chosen.

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ANTHONY F

Picked up on time at our hotel , rep told us a lot about the areas we visited, boat ride was very good, one problem rep struggled with 3 languages, dropped off ar hotel, worth the money,

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wim b

Very pleasant guide and driver. Whatever was promised, was delivered...bravo. personally, i could have done with less time in the gold and spice souqs.

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Dimitrios M

On time pickup, the guide was explaining all. it's a tour that you can see the old town and that's worth it.

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Despina D

This is a good half day tour to get your bearings around Dubai and also some history about the city. My one criticism is that the sound system on the coach wasn't very good and we couldn't always hear the commentary.

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Robert B

We saw most sites and guide was very informative and pleasant. We liked the museum and the souks unfortunately the mosque was closed that day

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Ebone N

I wasn't too thrilled about this tour. The sightseeing was good but wish we could've had more time at the Spice Souq and Gold Souq. Couldn't really explore and buy things due to the time restriction but I'm glad we did get to see and experience the area.

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Vanessa C

The tour guide gave a some information about the city but it felt like all they really did was take us around to places that they are affiliated with and encourage us to by things

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nl_carruthers

Spent half the time standing in line so you could be counted, to many people on tour, went to some places that aren't worth seeing, left the tour before the end as it was just a boring mess, would not recomend.


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Dubai City Half-Day Sightseeing Tour
Overview:

Experience the historical sites and vibrant cosmopolitan life of Dubai on this comprehensive sightseeing tour of the city. See Dubai's famous landmarks such as the sail-shaped Burj Al-Arab hotel and beautiful Jumeirah Mosque, and learn interesting details about each attraction from a local guide. Take in views of the city's most picturesque palaces and residential areas, and venture into Bastakiya, Dubai's inspiring old quarter. Cross Dubai Creek by 'abra' (water taxi) and visit the Spice Souq. The tour also includes free time to shop in the glistening Deira Gold Souq!

From USD

$27.14

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