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Afternoon Tour Exploring the City of Dubai

Highlights
  • Cover Dubai’s highlights with ease in one afternoon
  • Travel to the top sights in comfort and learn about them via a guide
  • Explore old Bastakiya and see the Palm, Burj Khalifa, and other landmarks
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Afternoon Tour Exploring the City of Dubai
From US$65.00
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Afternoon Tour Exploring the City of Dubai
From US$65.00
Overview
Dubai’s signature sights are spread across different districts and often hard to reach on public transport or foot, especially when it's hot. Get to see the top sights without any travel worries on this convenient tour. Stroll around old Al Bastakiya to learn about Dubai’s history; take photos of the Burj Khalifa and Burj Al Arab; and dive into souks, galleries, and more to sample the city’s culture.
What to Expect
Depart your central Dubai hotel by air-conditioned vehicle and head into old Dubai as your guide charts the city’s history and culture.
Stop first at Al Bastakiya (Al Fahidi), Dubai’s oldest quarter, and stroll around its lanes to see its wind tower houses. Learn how the houses were built by Persian traders in the late 1800s, and dip into Bastakiya’s art galleries and museums.
Delve into nearby souks and bazaars, and cruise through the swish Jumeirah neighborhood, passing its deluxe villas and Jumeirah Mosque. Snap photos of the Burj Al Arab from Jumeirah Beach, and take in the palm-tree-shaped Palm Jumeirah before a drive around Dubai Marina and the Mall of the Emirates.
Finally, keep your camera ready for a panoramic tour of futuristic Downtown Dubai. Enjoy photo ops by the Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall, and Dubai Fountain here before your tour ends with a hotel drop-off.
Reviews (58)
1 - 5 of 26 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Afternoon City Tour

Our tour was in a cramped, uncomfortable mini bus with poor viewing through the windows. Best part was Museum visit. Stop at Arts Centre was merely a craft shop and 30 minutes allocated went onto 45 minutes. 15 minutes at Jumeirah Beach went to 30...More

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Raynatours, Public Relations Manager at Rayna Day Tours & Travels, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear, Greetings!!! Thank you for your valuable feedback, we are extremely sorry for all the inconvenience caused to you. we request you to kindly provide us your bill number or booking reference number so we can investigate the issue further and get back to you...More

Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile
Dubai day tour

Our trip to Dubai could not have begun better. When you have limited time, you have to make the most of it. Fortunately, my family and I had a fantastic tour guide, Aamir Ali Buriro. Ali personalized our tour to accommodate our interests, needs, and...More

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Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile
Emphasis on shopping was frustrating

Your ran to schedule etc and the organisation side of things was great. What we didn’t like was the emphasis on shopping at some of the destinations. Also the tour went on a bit long and finishing with the Dubai mall/ fountain was frustrating as...More

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Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile
Half day tour with Mr Ateeq

I would like to give the review about my half day city tour in Dubai. I hereby thank Mr Ateeq who took us to the half day city tour. He was very helpful in explaining all the details of the different places of interest. He...More

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Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile
TIMADORES! THIEVES!! Horrible customer care!

Had a reservation for a city tour. Due to problems with its web page, couldn’t had the reservation properly completed. So reservation was made (by itself) for the day after. We couldn’t make it for that day but we kindly ask for the following Friday....More

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ShaanaFath
January 19, 2019|
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Response from jmdaras | Reviewed this property |
Hi, no the tour takes you to Dubai mall to watch the fountain show and 5hat begins at 7.30pm so you will definitely not make it
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LizOldBar_Australia
September 7, 2018|
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Response from Grant N | Reviewed this property |
They're pretty good at picking up at hotels so would imagine they'd pick up at Holiday Inn. Our tour ended about 8.30pm by the time we were dropped off at our hotel (but we were the last to be dropped off so maybe a bit... More
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