A Dubai City Tour is a popular way for tourists to explore the vibrant and luxurious city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Dubai is known for its stunning modern architecture, world-class shopping, rich cultural heritage, and various tourist attractions. Here’s a general outline of what you can expect on a Dubai City Tour
Dubai is one of the most modern cities of the world known for its skyscrapers and sophisticated amenities. A Dubai City Tour will open before you a brand new world of experience. If you want to experience Dubai, then a city tour will be the best choice. If you are busy and if you don’t have enough time to spend, then you can visit the popular tourist destinations of Dubai city through an open-top bus tour. You can also visit the skyscrapers, which are a fruitful combination of modern architecture and Arabian culture.
Dubai is a city of excitement, awe, and charm. The skyscrapers have turned Dubai into a harbor of tourists. Visiting Dubai City is truly a dazzling experience. The excitement that Dubai has in store for you is very wide-ranging from the serenity and the hermit-like ambiance of the desert to the clamor of the souk. Dubai can not only boast of the ultra-modern tourist destinations but also of the historical monuments which is well preserved in this part of the world.
There is enough time to enjoy the beauty of each sight and take photographs of the enamoring destinations. Here you can visit the Burj Al Arab, the sole seven-star hotel in the world. You can enjoy the sight of the Jumeirah mosque which is architecturally decorated with white minarets. The Jumeriah mosque is definitely a vibrant beauty in the day as well as in the night. The mosque is also visited to grasp the Arabic culture.
Through the Dubai city tour, you can also visit the beaches of the part of Jumeriah. At Sheikh Zayed Road, you can see many skyscrapers including the Emirates Towers, which is considered as one of the highest buildings in the entire world.
Dubai is not only home to modern buildings, but also old buildings which can be seen in the Bastakia area. Here the architecture of the ancient buildings is really a new experience. You can enjoy the art galleries of the Sheikh Al Makhtoum’s house, which can be dated back to 1896. It is home to Arabic architecture.
One of the most exciting experiences of the tour will be visiting and exploring the gold market. A visit here will make you realize why Dubai is called the “City of Gold”.
Dubai City Half-Day Tour
Full Tour Length: 9:00 – 13:00
The City Tour starts with a drive through the residential area of the city passing by impressive Sheikhs palaces along the beach road. The first stop will be at the Jumeirah Mosque, which is a spectacular example of modern Islamic architecture.
The group will then enjoy a short orientation tour passing by other highlights of Dubai. After driving along the creek the group reaches Bastakia, which is a true reminder of the graceful and resourceful Coral and shell stone architecture.
The Dubai Museum housed in the 180-year-old Al-Fahidi Fort (the oldest building in Dubai), is awaiting us for the next visit.
Then the group crosses the creek on an Abra (Water Taxi), a local mode of transport to reach the souqs on the other side. In this part of the city, the group strolls through the famous souqs (spice souqs & gold souqs)
We will also on this day visit the Observatory located on the 12th floor of the Burj Khalifa world’s tallest building.