1. United Arab Emirates
  2. Dubai
  3. Dubai Spice Souk

Dubai Half-Day Tour: The City in Motion

Product ID: 45085
Capture Dubai in constant motion on a 4-hour city tour that combines tradition with the modern, and see the highlights of the city, such as the Burj Al-Arab, Jumeirah Mosque, Al Fahidi Fort and Dubai Creek. Cross the creek in a traditional water taxi.
About this activity
Duration: 5 hours
Starting times 8:00 AM, 8:30 AM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German

Pickup included

Pick-up from the main lobby of your hotel in Dubai. Please provide hotel details on booking
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Explore the old and the new in Dubai city
  • Admire Dubai's 1st 7-star hotel at the Burj Al Arab
  • Go to the 19th-century Jumeirah Mosque
  • Cross Dubai Creek by water taxi
  • Soak up the aromas of the spice souk
  • Visit the oldest building in Dubai at the Al Fahidi Fort
Full description
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 souks to experience the hustle and bustle of everyday life in the cosmopolitan city.
  • Pickup and drop-off to Dubai hotels
  • Complimentary water
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch or dinner

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Please note that pick-up time is between 8:00 AM and 9:00 AM
• Please reconfirm your booking 1 day in advance of your tour date
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.8 / 5

based on 8 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    3.7 / 5
  • Organization
    3.7 / 5
  • Value for money
    4 / 5
  • Safety
    4 / 5
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February 7, 2020

Tour was ok - unfortunately the guide brought us to a carpet sales event. my Mwinung has no business in a city tour

December 24, 2019

Collected at the right time, was kind and fulfilled the promise.

December 2, 2019

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Alpha Tours Dubai

Product ID: 45085