Dubai Shore Excursions: Top things to do from Dubai PortOnce a Bedouin fishing village with a harsh desert all around, no traces of modern civilization and never had a place in the world Tourism Map! Dubai has seen a dramatic development in a comparably short time thanks to the discovery of Oil and the visionary leadership of the rulers, the city has transformed into a futuristic modern city and playground for the world's wealthiest and the city is among most popular tourist destinations in the world. Now the city is so popular in the world and each year millions of people around the world flying down to Dubai to experience the biggest, largest, tallest man-made attractions and a vibrant lifestyle. Confused what to do and see when your Cruise Ship docks at Dubai Port? Don’t worry we got you covered, below is the list of things to do when you are in Dubai and also the list of Shore Excursion Packages we offer so that you may have the best time in this port of call. Top 10 things to do in Dubai City from Dubai Port Burj Khalifa- 12.7 km from Dubai Cruise Terminal-Port Rashid The tallest building in the world, Burj Khalifa is a must attraction in the city. The tower houses observation decks at the 124th floor and 148th Floor offering an unmatched picturesque view of the city. If you visit the tower in the evening (after 7.00 PM) you will get to experience the breath-taking fountain show from the above and this is the largest performing fountain in the world. 01- Dubai Mall & Dubai Fountain - 13.7 km from Dubai Cruise Terminal-Port Rashid The largest shopping mall in the world houses 1200 plus retails stores to explore, two major department stores, and hundreds of food and beverage outlets. The mall covers an area of 1 million square meters which is equivalent to 200 football pitches. The mall is a one-stop destination for fun, which includes Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, Olympic Sized Ice Rink, Kidzania, Emirates A380 Simulator, and more. The largest choreographed fountain in the world Dubai Fountain is a must-see attraction in Dubai. The gorgeous waterfront of Dubai Mall is the best place to capture this stunning visualization with the mighty Burj Khalifa in the background. Set sail on a traditional Abra ride on the Burj Lake and enjoy a breathtaking show of sights and sounds. 02- Mall of the Emirates & Ski Dubai-24 km from Dubai Cruise Terminal-Port Rashid Houses an indoor ski field, a cinema complex, and more than 630 of the world’s best brands the Mall of the Emirates is a must-see on your visit. Ski Dubai located inside the shopping mall is the only place to experience a full-fledged ski slope. The Ski Park offers skiing and snowboarding, in the 1.5 km of slopes and 3 lifts transport the guests. Ski Dubai also offers exotic experiences like Meet the Penguin. 03- Dubai Opera – 14.00 Km from Dubai Cruise Terminal-Port Rashid The radiant center of cultural and performing arts in Dubai and it is a jewel on the shining Opera district in Downtown Dubai. Located close to Dubai Mall and under the shadow of the tallest Burj Khalifa, Dubai Opera can be a club with Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa. The opera offers Back Stage Tour to give you a rare sneak peek into the backstage and the architecture tour allows you to Discover hidden secrets behind each architectural detail. 04- Jumeriah Beach & Burj Al Arab - 15.00 Km from Dubai Cruise Terminal-Port Rashid The white sandy beach is located and named after Jumeriah District, also known as the sunset beach is the place in town for the quintessential ‘holding up the Burj Al Arab' photograph. The free beach is a hub of fun activities like Surfing and you can rent a board from the beach. There is also a park for the kids within walkable distance. The famous Jumeirah Mosque is just 7 Km from the beach. 05-The Pointe & Atlantis The Palm Hotel- 34.00 Km from Dubai Cruise Terminal-Port Rashid The retail and shopping destination is located five kilometers out to sea at Palm Jumeirah. The pointe is the place for stunning views, irresistible shopping, and Dining Experience. There are more than 80 restaurants boutiques and attractions to explore. The stunning 1.5 km promenade gives you the best view of Atlantis the Palm Hotel. 06-Blue Water Island & Ain Dubai - 35.00 Km from Dubai Cruise Terminal-Port Rashid The iconic Island Destination Blue Water Island is the new leisure hub in Dubai. The island is located off the waters of the Dubai Marian area and connected to Sheikh Zayed Road via a direct bridge. The island is split into residential, retail, leisure and entertainment, hotels and beach clubs’. Blue Water Island is home to ‘AIN DUBAI’ the world’s largest observation wheel. 07.Atlantis Aquaventure & Lost Chamber: 34.00 Km from Dubai Cruise Terminal-Port Rashid The best water park in Dubai, Atlantis Aquaventure, and Lost Chamber is in Atlantis the palm resort and home to some iconic record-breaking rides and attractions. With plenty of activities to suit all ages, the park also offers exotic experiences like swim with Dolphins or Sea Lion interactions. 08.Dubai Museum & Dubai Frame: 14:00 km from Dubai Cruise Terminal-Port Rashid Get acquainted with the history of Dubai with Al Fahidi Fort Known as Dubai Museum. The museum showcases artifacts and Rare authentic monuments, original samples, drawings, and diagrams. Al Bastakiya or Al Fahidi District is the oldest residential complex in town and still hold the memories of a town that existed 40 years ago. The picture frame located at Zabeel Park is one of cities newest attractions and at 150m tall and 93m wide with a bridge connecting the two towers gives you the view of both Modern and Old Dubai. The Picture frame structure offers you the view of Dubai's historic district to the north while the south provides breathtaking views of the city's modern skyline. 09-Dubai Gold and Spice Souks: 11.00 Km from Dubai Cruise Terminal-Port Rashid Located in Deira, the old-time commercial hub of Dubai. This fragrant market tells you the story of trading in Dubai. Romantically narrow alleys with mounds of colorful spices neatly displayed in a burlap sack is a must-see sight and you will end up buying some good quality spices from India, Pakistan, Iran, and other places in the sub-continent. Within a walkable distance, you will see Dubai Gold Souk. Home to more than 360 shops selling gold and precious metal ornaments. Gold souk in Dubai is a must-see place and visited by tourists around the world. It is a functioning gold market where people from around the world come for Jewelry shopping. Dubai, the city has it all! You want modern the city has it, you want shopping the city has it, you want to adventure the city has it, you want relaxation the city has it and you just here for shopping there is no better place in this world than Dubai. Dubai as a destination will never cease to surprise you, a city full of wonders and Man-made attractions and a mix of world culture. It is so easy to move around and Dubai is one of the safest cities in the world. If you are visiting the city for the first time and since you do not have a lot of time for planning we have curated the below Dubai Shore Excursion Packages with Pick up and Drop off from Dubai Ports so that you can have the maximum fun and enjoy the city before you leave for the port of destination.
Top Shore Excursions from Dubai Port Half-Day Traditional City Tour From Dubai Port This four-hour classic shore excursion allows you to explore the ancient Dubai and it includes a visit to Al Bastakiya – Al Fahidi District, Dubai Museum Visit, Shopping Experiences in Dubai Spice Souk and Dubai Gold Souk also a traditional water taxi ride across Dubai Creek. The traditional city will give you a glimpse of modern Dubai with a drive to Jumeriah for the photo stop of the Iconic Burj Al Arab Hotel and Jumeirah Beach Visit. Pick up: 09:00 Am from Dubai Cruise Terminal Duration: 04 Hours Type of Tour: Guided City tour with a live guide in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, or French. Full-Day Dubai City Tour From Dubai Port The eight-hour tour with pick up and drop off from Dubai port is a mix of both old and new attractions of Dubai. The city tour will start with an old attraction like Dubai Museum, Abra Ride (water Taxi), Dubai Gold, and Spices Souks. The guided full-day tours are the best way to explore all the popular attractions of the city such as Burj Al Arab, Burj Khalifa, Atlantis the Palm, Blue Water Island, Ain Dubai, Souk Al Madinat, Dubai Marina, Dubai Mall. Pick up: 09:00 Am from Dubai Cruise Terminal Duration: 08 Hours Type of Tour: Guided City tour with a live guide in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, or French. Desert Safari from Dubai Port. The Landscape of Dubai mostly formed of Sandy deserts and gravel filled deserts. Desert Safari in the clean sandy desert is an adventurous experience, enjoyed by all age groups. A typical desert safari includes pick up and drop off in a 4X4 Off-road vehicles, Dune Bashing in the Deserts, Multiple photos stops during the safari, Barbecue Dinner in the Desert Camp with entertainment shows. There are three types of Desert Safari based on the type of Desert Camp, Food Quality, and Entertainment Shows. The budget Desert Safari, Deluxe Desert Safari, and The Luxury Desert Safari. Pick up: 14:30 from Dubai Port Cruise Terminal Duration: 06 Hours Language: English Speaking Professional Driver Guide Sharjah & Ajman City Tour From Dubai Port The half-day city tour of Sharjah and Ajman allows you to explore the historic and heritage attractions of UAE and the city tour includes heritage sites included King Faisal Mosque, Blue Souk, Ruler Old Palace, Sharjah Museum and Cultural Center. Ajman’s popular attractions like Ajman National Museum, Ajman Fort, Fish Market, and Corniche Beach. Pick up: 14:30 from Dubai Port Cruise Terminal Duration: 06 Hours Language: English Speaking Professional Driver Guide Dinner Cruises in Dubai Marina from Dubai Port A unique dining experience in Dubai Marina, the package includes pick up and drop off from Dubai Port, Delicious BBQ Dinner, and Onboard entertainment Shows. Marina Dinner Cruise also offers 2 hours sightseeing cruise, Dubai Marina, with the view of Dubai City. Pick up: 17:30 from Dubai Port Cruise Terminal Duration: 04 Hours Language: English Speaking Professional Driver Guide Abu Dhabi City Tour From Dubai Port The shore excursions to Abu Dhabi from Dubai is organized with a live guide from port to the port and the Package includes a visit to Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center, Stop At Heritage Village, Phot Stop at Emirates Palace Hotel, Visit Abu Dhabi Corniche, Photo Stop at Union Square and Drive through Yas Island and Stop by Ferrari Abu Dhabi for photos. Pick up: 09:00 from Dubai Port Cruise Terminal Duration: 08 Hours Language: English Speaking Professional Driver Guide Dubai Movie Location Tour from Dubai Port If you are a Hollywood movie fan, then this tour is for you! our movie location tour includes the hottest location in which your popular movie locations tours are visited with a guide. Our tour covers locations where movies like Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol and Star Trek Beyond and locations like Dubai Creek, Dubai Mall, Dubai Burj Khalifa, DIFC building and Park, may dan bridge, etc. Pick up: 09:00 Am from Dubai Cruise Terminal Duration: 08 Hours Type of Tour: Guided City tour with a live guide in English and Spanish. Dubai Shopping Tour from Dubai Port Indulge in retail therapy with our full-day shopping tour from Dubai Port. The shopping Tour Covering traditional markets like Dubai Spice and Gold Souks, the unique shopping destination like Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Modern Shopping mall with an indoor Ski Resort- The Mall of the Emirates, The largest Shopping Mall in the world- Dubai Mall. Pick up: 09:00 Am from Dubai Cruise Terminal Duration: 07 Hours Type of Tour: Guided City tour with a live guide in English and Spanish. Dubai Sky Dive with pick up from Dubai Port Experience the thrill of Sky Diving in Dubai, choose from Desert Drop location, or Palm Drop location. Skydive is the most sought-after extreme sports and Dubai is the best city to experience Sky Dive. World-class facilities, stunning skydive locations, and expert instructors Dubai have become the most preferred destination for Sky Dive. We offer a complete package with pick up and drop off from Dubai Port. Choose your preferred time slots and get ready to experience the adrenaline pumping skydive in Dubai. Pick up time: Based on time slots Duration: 03 Hours (including pick up and drop off) Type of Tour: Private Tour with Private Transfer Helicopter Tour of Dubai from Dubai Port Join our helicopter tour of Dubai city offering breathtaking views of the most popular architectural landmarks and an aerial view of historical sites of the city. Choose from our 40-Minute, 22-Minute, 17-minutes or a 12-minute aerial tour of Dubai is one of the best helicopters. Your helicopter tour includes private transfer from Dubai port. Pick up time: Based on time slots Duration: based on the selected tour Type of Tour: Private Tour with Private Transfer Stretch Limousine Panoramic City tour from Dubai Port Dubai is the playground of the rich, join our Stretch limousine tour with pick up and drop off from Dubai port to experience the modern and rich lifestyle of Dubai. You will be driven around in a luxury Stretch Limousine covering the most iconic attractions of Dubai like Sheikh Zayed Road Skyscrapers, Dubai Downtown, Dubai Mall, Burj Khalifa, Palm Jumeirah, Atlantis the Palm and Burj Al Arab by an experienced and well-trained chauffeur. Pick up time: Based on your convenience. Duration: 03-Hours Tour Type of Tour: Private Tour with well-trained chauffeur Yacht Cruise and Dinner in Dubai Marina from Dubai Port Join our Luxury Yacht Dinner and Sightseeing cruising Tour from Dubai Port and admire the iconic landmarks like Burj Al Arab, Ain Dubai, Atlantis the Palm hotel at night. The experience includes sail along the waters of Dubai marina in one of the modern Yacht vessels and you will be provided with a delicious dinner on board. This tour includes pick up and drop off from Dubai Port. Pick up time: 17:30 hrs from Dubai Port Duration: 03-Hours Tour Type of Tour: Private Tour with Driver Surprise Tourism LLC- Leading Tour Operator for Shore Excursions in Dubai Get in touch with our expert team and they will help you in customizing your like Full Day Dubai city tour with Dinner in Burj Al Arab or Half day city tour with Atlantis Aquaventure Park or you can customize the tours and excursion the way you like. When your cruise ship arrives at the port in Dubai, Surprise Tourism LLC the leading Tour operator in Shore Excursions from Dubai ensures that you have a full day of exciting cruise excursions and tours lined up.