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Our most recommended Dubai Half-Day Tours

  • Abu Dhabi Sheikh Zayed Mosque Half-Day Tour from Dubai

    1. Abu Dhabi Sheikh Zayed Mosque Half-Day Tour from Dubai

    Depart Dubai and journey to the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi by modern air-conditioned vehicle. Relax in comfort on the 90-minute drive with your professional guide. On arrival, marvel at the 8th largest mosque in the world. Spread over 30 acres, the magnificent structure took more than a decade to build and now stands as a showcase for the United Arab Emirate’s Islamic cultural heritage. Roam around the site that can accommodate up to 40,000 worshippers at any one time. Marvel at priceless features, such as the huge Swarovski crystal chandeliers, floral mosaics, and artifacts of gold, silver, and marble.

    Be amazed by the gigantic carpet in the main prayer hall. Measuring 60,570 square feet and weighing 35 tons, the carpet was made in Iran and is the result of the toil of thousands of carpet weavers over 2 years. Take stunning memorable photos of the comple...

    Riz was the most amazing tour guide!!! We had a magical time!!!! I most definitely recommend!!!!

  • Dubai: Red Dune Safari, Camel Ride, Sandboard & BBQ Options

    2. Dubai: Red Dune Safari, Camel Ride, Sandboard & BBQ Options

    Have a thrilling and fun experience in the remote desert area known as Lahbab. Choose the 4-hour tour option which includes dune bashing, sand-boarding. and camel ride. Select the 7-hour tour option which includes dune bashing, sand-boarding, camel rides, BBQ dinner, and all desert camp activities. Your safari guide will pick you up from your hotel in a 4WD vehicle. Your tour starts with a 50-minute drive into the desert. Enjoy interesting views of Dubai from the car window. The guide will answer any of your questions while you learn more about Dubai’s history. Your first stop will be at the desert rest area. Take a 25-minute break as the convoy catches up. While you wait, your safari guide will air down the tires of the vehicle to ensure better driving conditions. You can enjoy an optional quad bike experience if you wish on site. Then, take an adventurous 30-45 minute dune drive ...

    Amazing driver! Rashid picked us up on time and was very polite. We had so much fun and he kept making sure everyone was okay. Best experience ever!

  • Red Dune Desert Safari, Quad bike, Sandboarding & Camel Ride

    3. Red Dune Desert Safari, Quad bike, Sandboarding & Camel Ride

    Escape the hustle and bustle of Dubai and experience the calm of the surrounding desert in the morning. Marvel at the silky red sand and towering dunes, providing picture-perfect views of the surrounding landscape on this 4-hour Arabian Desert tour.  Satisfy your sense of adventure, whether traveling as a family, couple, or solo. Choose from a shared or private option, and the legendary hospitality. Get picked up from your hotel and journey to the remote desert area of Lahbab, approximately 50 kilometers from Dubai city center. Upon arrival at Lahbab, take a short break while your driver deflates the vehicle's tires to get a better grip on the sand. Hop on a camel to take pictures or have a short 2-3 minute ride on them around a track. Maybe even choose the optional quad bike experience (age-restricted).

    Then, head into the desert onboard your 4WD Land Cruiser and hol...

    We had two drivers. The first one was really late to pick us at the hotel. They asked us to be ready at 2:30, but the driver only arrived at 3:45pm. The second driver, Alam, was really fun and took very nice photos in the desert.

  • Dubai: Half-Day Modern City Tour

    4. Dubai: Half-Day Modern City Tour

    Get amazing photo opportunities of some of Dubai's most iconic architecture on a guided tour of the city's modern developments. Start in the downtown area and take in the impressive sight of the Burj Khalifa, the tallest structure in the world at 829.8 meters tall. Go to Dubai Mall and discover the home of more than 1,200 stores and a host of world-class designers. Ride a monorail to Palm Island and see the iconic Atlantis the Palm Hotel on the crescent of Palm Jumeirah. Pass the new Dubai Marina and take a walk with a short stop before driving through the new development of Jumeirah Lake Towers, where the plan is to build 80 new towers along the edges of 3 artificial lakes. Enter the residential district of Al Barsha, site of the famous Emirates Mall and its year-round indoor ski resort.

    The tour was excellent .....just to they are very honest too...I had forgotten my phone..after contacting the company they brought it back to my destination.....chapeau to them

  • Dubai Half-Day Tour: The City in Motion

    5. Dubai Half-Day Tour: The City in Motion

    Explore the traditions and modern life of Dubai on a half-day city tour that takes in all the main sites of the contemporary metropolis, and traces back to its past as a small outpost on the Persian Gulf. Following a pick-up from your hotel, transfer to the Palm Jumeirah, stopping outside Atlantis The Palm to take photos of the 1st resort to be built on the reclaimed land of the island. Next, admire the billowing sails structure of the Burj Al Arab, Dubai’s 1st 7-star hotel. Continue to the Jumeirah Mosque, said to be the most photographed mosque in the city. Go to the 18th-century Al Fahidi Fort, location for Dubai Museum and the oldest existing building in the city. Watch the world go by at Dubai Creek, where you can take photos of the many boats before boarding a traditional abra (water taxi) to cross the creek. Finally, soak up the sounds and scents of the gold and spice ...

  • Dubai City Half-Day Tour

    6. Dubai City Half-Day Tour

    Take this 4-hour sightseeing tour and get a great orientation of Dubai, the 2nd-largest emirate of the United Arab Emirates. Traveling in comfortable air-conditioned vehicles, you will begin the tour with a photo stop at Dubai Creek, the lifeblood of Dubai. See the colorful dhows and the busy water taxis, as well as elegant yachts and speedboats on the azure horizon. Drive through the Bastakiya, Al Fahidi Fort, Ruler's Court, the Old Mosque, Textile Street, the Central Bank, and Ministry of Finance. Soak up the scents and sounds of the desert at the spice and gold souks. Dubai’s skyline is ever changing, but you will get a sense of the past at the Dubai Museum. Proceed towards Jumeirah Road, passing by the Dry Docks Dubai and the historical Union House, with photo stops at the beautiful Jumeirah Mosque. Continue on for a look at the arresting Burj Al Arab, the first 7-star hotel, desi...

    It’s amazing tour for someone that what’s to know more about Dubai, see most important points and take very stunning pictures. We’ve loved our driver which talked a lot about culture, history and facts about Dubai.

  • Dubai: City Highlights Bus Tour with Dubai Museum and Transfer

    7. Dubai: City Highlights Bus Tour with Dubai Museum and Transfer

    Start your city tour of Dubai with pickup straight from your hotel. Then, dive into the city and compare and let your guide surprise you with the contrasts of old and new Dubai. See the city's traditional side and watch colorful abras sail along the Dubai Creek. Soak up the vibrant atmosphere and the exotic scents at the Spice Market and Gold Souk. Visit the historic Bastakiya district and make your way to the Dubai Museum, located in the old Al Fahidi Fort. Learn about how the city blossomed into a trading center. Then, go out and see the Dubai of today and marvel at the world's first 7-star hotel, the Burj Al Arab. Gaze up at the elegant towers of the Grand Mosque of Jumeirah. Head back to your accommodation with a better orientation of the city and a deeper insight into Dubai's many layers of history.

  • Dubai: Bus Tour with Transfer

    8. Dubai: Bus Tour with Transfer

    Start with pickup from your accommodation in Dubai and head to the old town. Experience the historical side of Dubai and learn about the foundations of this metropolis. Stroll around the 18th-century Al Fahidi Fort, home of the Dubai Museum and the oldest existing building in the city. See the Jumeirah Mosque, known for its 8th-century Islamic architecture and said to be the most photographed mosque in the city. Watch the world go by at Dubai Creek and take photos of the traditional water taxis. Wander through the famous markets and gold and spice souks to absorb the bustling atmosphere. At the end of a day of sightseeing, enjoy the convenience of being dropped back off at your hotel.

  • Dubai: Private City Highlights Van Tour with Dubai Museum and Transfer

    9. Dubai: Private City Highlights Van Tour with Dubai Museum and Transfer

    Get your bearings and cover lots of ground on a sightseeing tour of Dubai with a private guide. Travel in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle from famous spot to spot. Explore Al Bastakiya, the oldest district in the city, as well as Al Fahidi Fort, the oldest building in the city and home to the Dubai Museum. Enter the museum to dive deeper into the past of the "city of merchants." Stop at the elegant Jumeirah Mosque, the largest and most spectacular mosque in the country. Visit Dubai Creek and see the traditional dhows and colorful water taxis. Witness Dubai's ever-changing cityscape and its record-breaking architecture. Admire the modern, sail-like form of the Burj Al Arab, the first 7-star hotel. Gaze up at the heavens as you pass the tallest building in the world, the monumental Burj Khalifa.

  • Sharjah Half-Day Tour in Spanish

    10. Sharjah Half-Day Tour in Spanish

    Take a tour of Sharjah with your Spanish guide. Sharjah has been recognized by UNESCO for increasing the visibility popular traditions of Arab culture and is the cultural capital of the Arab world.  Explore Sharjah and learn about the third most populated city in the United Arab Emirates, which is center of education in the Middle East. Your Spanish-speaking guide will take you past all the main attractions, including the University, Blue Souk, King Faysal Mosque and Islamic Museum. See the Blue Souk, where beautifully decorated buildings are linked by a pair of equally adorned bridges.

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What people are saying about Dubai

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.

It was a wonderful experience, the crew were super helpful