Half-Day Sightseeing Tour Of Dubai With Water Taxi Ride

  • Half-Day Sightseeing Tour Of Dubai With Water Taxi


Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Duration: 4 hours (approx)

Soak up Dubai’s famous sights and everyday scenes on this comprehensive 4-hour city sightseeing tour. As you walk and travel between the sites, hear revealing facts and history about the city from an informative guide, and punctuate your tour with a memorable cruise across Dubai Creek on a traditional ‘abra’ water taxi. Get free time to shop for goodies and gifts at Deira’s Gold and Spice Souks, step back into the city’s past at Dubai Museum, and enjoy photo stops at Jumeirah Mosque and the glamorous Burj Al Arab.


  • 4-hour Dubai sightseeing tour with an expert local guide
  • Trace Dubai’s history and ancient roots through the artifacts at Dubai Museum
  • Sail across beautiful Dubai Creek aboard a traditional wooden ‘abra’ boat
  • Enjoy free time to scout out souvenirs at the buzzing Gold and Spice Souks
  • Stop for photos by Jumeirah Mosque and the stunning Burj Al Arab hotel
  • Learn about Dubai’s culture and watch people go about their everyday lives
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off included


After pickup from your Dubai hotel, set off on your 4-hour sightseeing tour with a knowledgable local guide. On route, hear about Dubai’s history and culture, and admire the skyscrapers and monuments of this high-octane city.

Make your first stop at Dubai Museum, housed in the picture-postcard 18th-century Al Fahidi fort. Enjoy around 30 minutes to chart the city’s history through the artifacts and exhibits, including antique weaponry, costumes and photographs.

Next, board a wooden abra to cross Dubai Creek to Deira. Savor the city panoramas as your boat bobs over the waters, and go ashore to visit the Gold and Spice Souks. Dive into the bustling bazaars, and enjoy free time to peruse and purchase whatever takes your fancy (own expense).

Then, travel onward to Jumeirah, an upscale residential district of the city. Admire the exclusive villas here, and stop for photos outside Jumeirah Mosque, built in 1979 in traditional and modern Islamic architectural styles.

Pause to watch Dubai’s residents go about their daily lives, and continue to the Burj Al Arab, the iconic 7-star hotel perched off Jumeirah Beach. Snap pictures of the glittering, sail-shaped hotel from the sands before finishing your tour with a hotel drop-off.

Important Information


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Local guide
  • Museum entrance fees
  • Water taxi ride
  • Bottled water


  • Lunch
  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 12 years

Cancellation Policy

All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Schedule & Pricing

Our pricing is constantly updated to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible - we 100% guarantee it. Your currency is set to GBP. Prices are subject to change due to cost and availability.

Departure Point

Dubai City hotels

Departure Time


Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.


4 hours (approx)

Return Details

Returns to original departure point

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