Golden Dubai City Tour with Burj Khalifa, Dubai Opera, Bastakiya Quarter
Discover new and old Dubai, meet our professional guide by 08.30 am at your hotel and he will escort you to Al Fahidi District, the old town of Dubai commonly known as Al Bastakiya. The place still holds the memories of Bedouin era that predates the federation of the Emirates. Explore the oldest standing residential area of Dubai. Walkthrough the tight, winding alleyways and you will get to see ochre-coloured buildings made of coral, mud, gypsum and palm wood. Look up to see the houses are adorned with wind towers. The traditional air conditioner of the middle east that funnels cool air through a building.
Continue your trip and stop at Sheikh Zayed Al Maktoum House, A popular heritage site in Dubai. The royal residence, where the ruling family of Dubai once resided. Now it has been converted into a museum that’s home to artefacts, paintings, photographs and other historical items. Sheikh Zayed Al Maktoum house takes you back to the historic past of the charming emirate.
Before heading to the Dubai Opera, you will be given a photo stop at the Zabeel Palace- The majestic palace home to the ruler of Dubai. After the photo stop at Zabeel Palace, you will be transferred to Downtown Dubai.
Upon reaching Dubai, the guide will give you the entry pass for your Grand tour of Dubai Opera which included Architectural and Behind stage tour of Dubai Opera. Get up close with Dubai Opera, its architecture and backstage of Opera. Admire the famous Dhow themed plan of the Dubai Opera. Enjoy the gleaming lights of its 3-story chandelier with panoramic views of Downtown Dubai Opera. Tune in to our tales about Dubai Opera's one of a kind legacy and stunning structure. The architecture tour is followed by a backstage tour, Explore the behind the stage life of Dubai Opera and find the shrouded universe of a theatre! The tour covers the auditorium, behind the stage zones, dressing areas, piano and trap room, sound room. After the 60-minute grand tour of Dubai Opera, our guide will escort you to Dubai Mall where you will take the fastest elevator to reach the 124th floor of the world’s tallest building Burj Khalifa. The observation deck of Burj Khalifa will give you an unparalleled panoramic city view of the city.
After Burj Khalifa excursion, follow our guide to the water promenade of Dubai Mall to witness the largest performing fountain in the world, Dubai Fountain. The choreographed fountain system located on the 12 hectares (30 acres) manmade Burj Khalifa Lake, at the centre of Downtown Dubai. You will also get take some photos of Burj Lake, Souk Al Bahar and the Downtown of Dubai before we drop you back to your hotel in Dubai.