Full Day Dubai Sightseeing tour
Dubai is a vibrant and Colorful city with an exceptional list of places that attracts people of all ages from around the world. Dubai is one of the fastest-growing and most modern cities in the world and yet this city continues to retain its rich past and traditions. Dubai is a city that seeks to impress and does so with success. The glitz and glam of the city do not make the city seem artificial or contrived but the city has a certain charm that makes this metropolis a buzzing, happy place. Dubai has a perfect balance of the old and the new. In addition to the glitz and glamour of its skyscrapers and biggest shopping malls, Dubai has some old-world charm in its historic center. Explore both old and new parts of Dubai with our Full Day Dubai city tour and enjoy the unique experiences that the city has to offer.
Full Day Dubai Sightseeing tour with pick up and Drop off in Dubai
Pick up: 08.30 – 09.00 Am
Pick up location: Hotels in Dubai (Dubai city tour can be arranged from Abu Dhabi as well)
Duration: 10 hours
Tour Type: Guided City with Professional Guide
Languages: Live Tour Guide in English, Spanish, French, Italian and Portuguese
Dress Code: Casual dress
Accessibility: Suitable for all including people with less mobility
Tour Category: Small Group Sharing Tour
Day of Operations: Saturday, Monday, and Wednesday.
A Scenic Full Day Dubai City Tour to experience how a small fishing village has turned out to be one of the Iconic and stylish modern cities in the world. During this tour, you will be given a chance to learn about the history and way of life Emirati People before the discovery of oil. Experience the glitz and glamour that the city has to offer.
Our Professional guide will come and meet you at your hotel by 08.30 AM. Your Guided City tour of Dubai will kick start by learning the history and traditions of the city, your first stop will be Al Bastakiya Area, A place where you can still find some parts of the town which existed over 40 years ago. Al Fahidi historical district which is commonly known as ‘Al Bastakiya’ still holds the memories of an era that existed even before the union of Emirates. Al Bastakiya quarter is the oldest standing residential area of Dubai.
You can visit ‘Al Fahidi Fort’ a center to learn about the culture and history of the city. Built-in late 1700’s this fort is the oldest functioning building in Dubai and in 1971 the fort was converted into Dubai Museum. You can learn a great deal about the city of Dubai by visiting the famous souks (Markets).
Get aboard the Abra (the traditional water taxi) ride across Dubai creek to reach Dubai Gold and Spices Souk. A Tourist attraction in the old part of Dubai you cannot miss. It may have lost its glory amid many shopping malls in all parts of the city but still functioning like in the old days and attracts tourists and locals every day. The best place in Dubai to buy good quality spices and If you love gold jewelry then Dubai Gold is the best place for you. A mecca for gold lovers Dubai Gold Souk is known for the quality and purity of gold sold here.
The modern part of the Dubai City tour will start with a visit to Dubai Marina. The Largest man-made marina in the world Dubai Marina is the new hang out hub of Dubai. The stunning area is filled with skyscrapers, more than 300 retailers, restaurants, department stores, cafés, and gyms. The Marina Walk is a place where your photos will look and rich and beautiful.
From Dubai Marina, you will drive to Jumeirah Beach where you will have the best view of the iconic Burj Al Arab Hotel. The world’s most luxurious hotel Burj Al Arab is an example of Dubai’s Architectural excellence. You will have 20 minutes for taking the photos of the sail-shaped architectural masterpiece the Burj Al Arab with your loved ones.
A few minutes’ drives take you to Madinat Jumeirah, built to recreate the enchanting beauty of ancient Arabia. Roosted directly by the Arabian Gulf and flaunting its private seashore, Madinat Jumeirah is a city within the city and the newest attraction in Dubai. A luxury destination within a destination Madinat Jumeirah is home to three hotels five-star hotels ‘Jumeirah Al Qasr’, ‘Jumeirah Mina A’Salam’ and ‘Jumeirah Al Naseem’. Souk Al Madinat is a recreation of traditional middle eastern shopping culture. With a mix of boutique brands, souvenir gift shops, luxury fashion, and jewelry this will be a unique shopping experience for you. If you need to take a quick bite, there are more than 25 restaurants offering cuisines from all over the world.
The next stop is a very special one Bluewater Island, a new lifestyle destination in Dubai and home to Ain Dubai- The largest ferry wheel in the world. Bluewater is a new destination with 200 retail and dining concepts, surrounded by water and detached from the hustle and bustle of the city. Bluewater is a perfect hangout place for family and kids.
The city tour will then take you to another man-made wonder Palm Jumeirah Island, a palm-tree shaped artificial archipelago which features most wanted residential complexes, Iconic Hotels. We will give you a glimpse of the island and we will stop at Atlantis The Palm Hotel for a photo stop. It cost more than US$1.5bn to build in 2008 and now became one of the most famous hotels in the world. The Ocean themed hotel is a must-see attraction in Dubai. We will take you to The Pointe, to get a better view of Atlantis The Palm. The pointe is your best choice for shopping in Palm Jumeirah. It’s a place where you can buy the best brands at the best price. Preferred by all and loved by Men, Women, and kids The pointe has something to offer for everyone.
Our next stop will be an attraction which is not only the tallest building in the world but the most popular tourist attraction in Dubai. Burj Khalifa the tallest and visited by more than 1.87 million each year. You will have the chance to see the panoramic view of the city from the 124th floor of Burj Khalifa. You will walk through Dubai Mall towards the entrance of At the top, The experience of seeing Dubai’s downtown area is something that will be remembered for a long time.
Your city tour of Modern Dubai will end with a visit to Dubai Mall. The largest shopping destination in the world Dubai Mall is your one-stop place for shopping, leisure, and entertainment. With more than 1200 retail stores of different renowned brands, two major department stores and hundreds of food and beverage outlets, the one million sqm area which is equivalent to 200 football pitches, After the city tour we will drop you in Dubai and you can spend the rest of the day exploring different branded stores and restaurants. If you wish to return to your hotel after Dubai Mall visit, return transfer can be added at additional charges.