Dubai, the sleek metropolis that has risen up above many other top tourist destinations because of its mind-bending facelift, is a true enigma.
This dubai city tour from Abu Dhabi lets you compare the similarities and differences of these sister Emirates. Listen to a narration of dubai’s history and some interesting tales as your guide drives you from your Abu Dhabi hotel to Dubai. You will notice palm tree lined boulevards giving way to roads lined with spectacular architecture.Stop at the burj al arab for a customary photo of the structure and the sprawling Jumeirah beach in the background. The sail-shaped building is gracefully poised on its own artificial island and was inspired by the sails of a dhow.Continue your drive as you pass Jumeirah which is considered as one of Dubai’s top notch residential districts. Admire the rch exteriors and well-manicured lawns transform into mud brick houses and wind towers in the Al Basthakiyah quarter for a glance of what Dubai was.Set your eyes on Dubai’s oldest building, the Al Fahidi fort which also houses the Dubai museum. Learn more about the city’s history and its historic buildings. For a scenic, relaxing view of Dubai, board the abra(water taxi) and enjoy a ride through the Dubai creek, a must do while vacationing in Dubai. Let your eyes take in the harmonious blend of old buildings with new ones. Get off at deira and leisurely stroll the spice-scented alleys selling all things spice related from around the world. If that’s not enough to make you get addicted to shopping, visit the gold souk where everything that glitters is obviously gold. This dubai city tour will leave you wanting for more on your journey back.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Any city hotels & malls in Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi port|
|TOUR TIMING||09:00 AM – 07:00 PM|
Jumeirah Beach Residence is a 1.7 kilometres long, 2 square kilometres gross floor area waterfront community located against the Persian Gulf in Dubai Marina in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is a residential development and contains 40 towers
The Burj Al Arab is a luxury hotel located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is the third tallest hotel in the world (although 39% of its total height is made up of non-occupiable space). Burj Al Arab stands on an artificial island 280 m (920 ft) from Jumeirah beach and is connected to the mainland by a private curving bridge.
Spend your lunch time in the Dubai Mall is a shopping mall in Dubai and the largest mall in the world by total area. It is the 21st largest shopping mall in the world by gross leasable area. fun of a dune drive with our well trained multi lingual Marshals.It will take 30-40 Minutes.
The Burj Khalifa – is a megatall skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. With a total height of 829.8 m (2,722 ft) and a roof height (excluding antenna) of 828 m (2,717 ft), the Burj Khalifa has been the tallest structure in the world since its topping out in late 2008.
The entry for the 124th floor not included in this tour.You can purchase in advance with us or Direct payment through the counters beside.
The tree-shaped Palm Jumeirah island is known for glitzy hotels, posh apartment towers and upmarket global restaurants. Food trucks offering snacks like shawarma dot the Palm Jumeirah Boardwalk, popular for its views of the Dubai coastline and the sail-shaped Burj Al Arab hotel. Beach clubs with spas and infinity pools turn into boisterous nightclubs with live DJs in the evening.
When entering, one can see the fort constructed and the various displays that go along with it. From the fort, there is a path to the galleries, which display the general culture of the land, especially in the 1800s. It includes local antiquities as well as artifacts from African and Asian countries that traded with Dubai.
Take a ride on the Dubai Abra, the city’s most traditional mode of transport. For centuries, it has remained one of Dubai’s most frequented modes of transport, making it the symbol of the city ’s history and heritage.
Stores in the Spice Souk sell a variety of fragrances and spices from frankincense and shisha to the many herbs used in Arabic and South Asian food. In addition, several household, textiles, incense, rugs and artifacts are also sold in the Spice Souk. A majority of the trading occurs through haggling.
The souk consists of over 300 retailers, most of whom are jewellery traders. According to estimates, approximately 10 tons of gold is present at any given time in the souk.