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Dubai: Half-Day Sightseeing Tour in English or German

Activity provider: Sindbad Tourism L.L.C

Dubai: Half-Day Sightseeing Tour in English or German

Activity provider: Sindbad Tourism L.L.C
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Discover the historic sites of old Dubai and the ultramodern skyscrapers along Sheikh Zayed Road on a half-day sightseeing tour. Explore the gold and spice souks and get some time for a tea or coffee at Madinat Jumeirah.

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Duration 5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German
Pickup included
Pick-up possible from your hotel, or at the port or airport in Dubai.

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn the history of Dubai in the heritage area of Al Bastakiya
  • Cross to the gold and spice souks by traditional water taxi
  • Visit the aquarium at the Atlantis the Palm Hotel
  • Admire monuments such as the Jumeirah Mosque and Burj Al Arab
  • Go to Dubai Mall at the Burj Khalifa
Full description
Get a look at Dubai Creek before going to the historic Al Bastakiya area to see the wind tower houses. Then, cross to Deira Dubai by abra water taxi. Stroll through the spice and gold souks, and then marvel at the Jumeirah Mosque and 7-star Burj Al Arab hotel. Get some free time in the traditional Madinat Jumeirah souk, before heading to Palm Jumeirah to visit the Atlantis the Palm Hotel. Watch the marine life of the Ambassador Lagoon at the Aquarium. Go for a stroll along Marina Walk, and then drive along Sheikh Zayed Road for stunning views of the skyscrapers. Pause at Dubai Mall and marvel at the Burj Khalifa before drop off at your hotel.
Includes
  • Pick-up and drop off
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Local guide
  • Ticket for the abra (water taxi) boat ride
  • Entry ticket for the aquarium at the Atlantis the Palm Hotel
  • 1 bottle of water or soft drink
  • Meals
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

Know before you go

  • There are 2 separate buses for this tour. One operates in English and the other operates in German
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 107 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.5/5
  • Safety
    4.7/5

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The start was delayed 30 minutes, then it started at Atlantis. We had promised each other more. We "only" saw the other sights from the outside. Thought we'd take a look inside the Burij Khalifa. We only visited the mosque from across the street to take photos. But we got a lot of insider information about life in Dubai and saw the contrast between modern and historical Dubai. Everything was explained in German and English. That was very good. We stopped at the Dubai Mall at 3 p.m. because we had planned something to do in the evening and were taken to the hotel by bus. The tour went until 7:15 p.m. All in all recommendable.

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March 22, 2022

The money was really worth it! the Ukrainian tour guide Olga gave us super-great information about Dubai in the minibus. Bilingual DE/EN was easy to understand. Unfortunately, due to time constraints, we only did the tour on the last day. In the beginning she would have helped more, because then we would have had to search less. About 8 years ago I took part in one of the hop-on/hop-off tours. This tour is much better as Olga goes along and explains what you see. Worlds better and not more expensive!

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March 6, 2022

The guide was very nice and social. We were taken to many different places, and saw a different aspect of the city. We were provided with cold water. The tour was in German and in English at the same time (the guide would say a sentence in German and then repeat it in English). I think it was like this because there were not enough people to fill two buses.

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October 31, 2021

Product ID: 117001