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  • From Dubai: Abu Dhabi Premium Full-Day Sightseeing Tour

    1. From Dubai: Abu Dhabi Premium Full-Day Sightseeing Tour

    Explore the rich past, vibrant present, and thrilling future of Abu Dhabi on a tour of the largest emirate in the UAE. After pickup from your hotel in Dubai, travel along the Persian Gulf coast to Abu Dhabi while listening to stories about one of the world’s richest cities.

    Visit the majestic Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the most popular landmarks of Abu Dhabi. Admire the mosque’s white marble structure that consists of 82 domes, chandeliers, and flower-patterned designs.

    Next, take a drive along the Abu Dhabi Corniche to experience scenic views of the Persian Gulf. Admire the harbor's clean water as you continue to the opulent Emirates Palace, the official hotel of Abu Dhabi’s ruling government.

    The next stop will be at the Marina Mall, where you can take a lunch break (at your own expense) and dine at the mall's restaurants or enjoy the...

    Tour was out of this world, value for money and tour guide was very informative and full of stories, fact and info. Highly recommend booking with these guys as I can thank them enough for making our trip one to remember. Thank You!

  • Dubai: Old Town, Dubai Creek, Souks, and Street Food Tour

    2. Dubai: Old Town, Dubai Creek, Souks, and Street Food Tour

    Your tour begins with a visit to the historical quarter of Al Fahidi (Bastakiya). There you will have several stops where your guide will tell you about the history of Dubai and the UAE, its culture, life in Dubai, and about the religion and the beliefs of the area. Afterwards, visit the most famous art gallery in the Emirates, where you'll see Dubai in the past and the present through the eyes of the a wide range of talented artists. While you're at it, sample ice cream made from camel milk. Then continue to the coin museum, where you will see the ancient coins of Arabia and Dubai. You can also admire fantastic views across Bastakiya from the roof! Stop in front of a mosque and learn more about Islam.  Shopping time starts after in the local markets (souks). Before your visit, get tips from your guide about prices and tricks of bargaining with the local merchants. Then its time to tak...

    It is a must to understand this fabulous city (country) and their development. You can also apreciate how inmigrants contribute and live in Dubai, the newest first world city.. Mohamed , the tour guide, did a great job.

  • From Dubai: Abu Dhabi Day Tour with Ferrari World Ticket

    3. From Dubai: Abu Dhabi Day Tour with Ferrari World Ticket

    Discover the highlights of Abu Dhabi and enjoy a visit to the unique Ferrari World theme park. Your tour begins with a visit to Sheikh Zayed Mosque, where you can admire the wonderful architecture that defines the beauty of Islamic art. Continue on to the Emirates Palace, an inspiring hotel in the city with 114 magnificent domes and fantastic suites decorated with gold and marble. You will then visit the Heritage Village, where you can learn more about the life of the Bedouins. Afterwards you can enjoy the views of Abu Dhabi’s impressive skyline as you drive on to Al Corniche. The second half of your day trip takes you to the largest indoor theme park in the world – the Ferrari World. Experience the breathtaking rush of speed on the Formula Rossa rollercoaster and test your driving skills on one of the many simulators. Experience the different performances, marvel at the impressive dan...

    Amazing experience!! Had the best guide Mounir very welcoming, knowledgeable and made the experience perfect

  • From Dubai: Abu Dhabi Full-Day Trip with Louvre & Mosque

    4. From Dubai: Abu Dhabi Full-Day Trip with Louvre & Mosque

    Enjoy a two-in-one day trip to two UAE essentials. Marvel at architectural and artistic wonders new and old on this inclusive excursion from Dubai.

    After pickup, sit back and enjoy the journey to the Mosque. On arrival, admire its shining exterior surface of white Greek and Macedonian tiles. Step inside and see the world’s largest hand-woven carpet, large crystal chandeliers, and glass panels studded with thousands of Swarovski crystals. Next, visit the Louvre Museum on Saadiyat Island. The largest museum in the Gulf region, enjoy displays of both classic and modern works of cultural and sociological significance from all over the world.

    Admire pieces from French museums such as the Louvre, Pompidou Center, and Musee d’Orsay. Linger at the Children’s Museum, relax for a bite to eat in the cafe, or browse in the boutique. After the tour, enjoy the drive back to yo...

    Loved the mosque and museum but there was plenty of time would’ve like 30-90 minutes to explore Abu Dhabi.

  • Dubai: Burj Khalifa Bubbly Sunset Experience

    5. Dubai: Burj Khalifa Bubbly Sunset Experience

    Take in the magnificent sunset from up above in the Burj Khalifa Lounge spread across levels 152, 153, and 154. Relax in true comfort in an intimate setting, all whilst taking in breathtaking views from the highest tower in the world as the skies turn pink. Throughout your 90 minute experience, enjoy a glass of house beverage or bubbly, complimented by delicious gourmet canapés. First, take the world's fastest elevator up into the clouds as you ascend Dubai's iconic Burj Khalifa skyscraper. Also holding the title of being the world's tallest building, a ride up to the 152nd, 153rd and 154th floors is a must for all those wanting to tick this feat off their bucket list. Your inclusive tour onto the outdoor terrace will allow you to step out at 575 m high to view Dubai and the Arabian coast for miles, a heart-stopping moment not to be forgotten. Live entertainment accompanies your experi...

    The view was breathtaking...Guide was friendly and knowledgeable...this is definitely a learning experience to share with the kids...very informative. I will definitely come back with the children

  • Dubai: Go City Explorer Pass - Choose 3 to 7 Attractions

    6. Dubai: Go City Explorer Pass - Choose 3 to 7 Attractions

    Save time and money with an Explorer Pass and get up to 35% off admission to your choice of 3, 4, 5, or 7 top attractions, all for one low price. Pay nothing at the gate, and choose as you go to over 40 attractions, including a 1-day ticket for the hop-on and hop-off Dubai Big Bus tour. Enjoy a day of fun at the Aquaventure waterpark at Atlantis the Palm, cruise the Dubai Creek on a dhow boat while feasting on a delicious dinner, and more. Get your pass instantly delivered by email to print out, or you can use it directly from your phone for your convenience. Take time to see all your chosen attractions. You will have up to 60 days to explore from the first redemption. Included Attractions:

    Tours & Cruises

    • Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Dubai Tour: 1-Day Ticket • Desert Safari and BBQ Dinner in Dubai • Desert Safari and BBQ Dinner in Abu Dhabi ...

    Super activité dépaysante avec un accompagnateur super sympa Jamil. Authentique show et camp génial.

  • Abu Dhabi: Full-Day Tour From Dubai with Optional Lunch

    7. Abu Dhabi: Full-Day Tour From Dubai with Optional Lunch

    The first stop on this 9-hour tour is Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the world. The exquisite structure is clad in white marble and features intricate Islamic carvings. Continue on to Yas Island and see Ferrari World before stopping at the Yas Mall and enjoy lunch. Drive through the Saadiyat Island project, where the Louvre and Guggenheim museums are being built. Visit local markets and drive along the Corniche, past gleaming white mosques, the Emirates Palace and elegant high-rise apartments. Stop at the Heritage Village, which depicts the traditional daily activities of the Arab community prior to the discovery of oil.

    The company was very flexible. I went to the Ferrari world, which was not part of the trip. The guide offered me a discount on the entrance ticket. So do it!

  • Dubai: Museum of Illusions Entry Ticket

    8. Dubai: Museum of Illusions Entry Ticket

    The Museum of Illusions in Dubai takes you on a social and entertaining journey into a magical realm which delights all generations. It’s a perfect place for new experiences, fun with friends and family, and is unique in this part of the Middle East. It's not only a place for children to play and learn, but also for parents, couples, grandmothers and grandfathers. Summon the bravery to jump into an illusion created by the Vortex Tunnel, the first of its kind in the UAE. The tunnel will drive you crazy and make you believe the ground is shifting under your feet as you navigate through a rotating cylinder, which somehow remains a stable and flat surface. Disfigure your reflection in the Mirror Room, cut yourself loose in the Infinity Room, resist the laws of gravity and shapes, all the while taking amazing pictures of yourself in every possible pose. Enjoy the collection of holograms, lo...

    A must see. You will definitely be blown away at all the different illusions and how your mind works.

  • Dubai: Burj Khalifa Lounge Tea in the Clouds Experience

    9. Dubai: Burj Khalifa Lounge Tea in the Clouds Experience

    Arrive at the Burj Khalifa and ascend 575 m to The Lounge which is spread across levels 152, 153, and 154. Relax in true comfort in an intimate setting, all whilst taking in breathtaking views from the highest tower in the world. Throughout your 90 minute experience, enjoy a sumptuous assortment of fresh bakes and delicate desserts, complete with a wide variety of exquisite teas and coffees. First, take the world's fastest elevator up into the clouds as you ascend Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa skyscraper. Also holding the title of being the world's tallest building, a ride up to the 152nd, 153rd and 154th floors is a must for all those wanting to tick this feat off their bucket list. Your inclusive tour onto the outdoor terrace will allow you to step out at 575 m high to view Dubai and the Arabian coast for miles, a heart-stopping moment not to be forgotten. The 3-story staircase, suspen...

    You're truly treated like VIP from start to finish. Well worth the money and unforgettable experience.

  • Dubai: 3D World Selfie Museum Entrance

    10. Dubai: 3D World Selfie Museum Entrance

    Get closer to the world of art through clever trick-art paintings and optical illusions at the first 3D trick-art museum in Dubai. Experience the traditional art technique called Trompe-l'oeil up close. And admire wall, ground and ceiling paintings which bring you into the scenes they depict and allow you to become part of the paintings. Each artwork is carefully chosen and painted by hand by a team of talented and passionate artists, all of whom are master craftsmen excelling in their craft. Let your imagination run wild as you come up with creative ideas for photos. Visitors are encouraged to interact and have fun with the art, taking as many photos as you want. These 3D paintings are not complete if you are not in them.

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What people are saying about Dubai

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Amazing experience, our guide Mujeeb was very friendly and also explained us many interesting things about dubai and the UAE. The camp with the dinner was very nice as well. Highly recommended!!

We had a awesome time on our desert Safari. Our guide was awesome. The entire experience was great. He also took some amazing pictures of us which is always a plus in our book.

Safari guide Mohammed was amazing! Super helpful and we had a fantastic ride! The red dunes and the dancers at the camp were amazing!

Our tour was really cool and our guide Arif was in a great mood and he was very helpful. Definitely a must see when in Dubai.

We did this tour today and we had a lot of fun, but best of all was our driver Arif he made the tour unforgettable.