This fascinating tour catches the contrasts of modern Dubai with fast paced developments and the flair of trade on merchants markets.
As we drive along the many kilometers of Jumeirah Beach Road, you will get an insight of today’s wealth in vibrant Dubai when going past exclusive residential neighborhoods with villas, mansions and palaces. On the way to the old centre of Dubai we will stop at the marvelous Jumeirah Mosque.
After a short break, we continue our journey to the Zabeel area, an impressive and illustrious part of Dubai, to see the palace of the ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed among many other majestic & opulent residences.
Next we reach the banks of the Creek, there is the opportunity to catch sight of the amazing skyline of Dubai and take photographs of a modern metropolis with its splendid architecture.
Just a few-minutes-drive away is the Al Fahidi Fort, a museum that records the city’s past as an important pearl diving and trading centre.
By Abra, a type of a water taxi, we reach the opposite bank of the Creek, a suburb called Deira to mix and mingle with merchants of all origins in bustling alleys within both the gold and the spice souk.
You will experience an amazing contrast of just one city with shopping facilities like in the old times as well as in the modern world.
When you’ve Booked: You’ll receive an initial confirmation from us immediately. We will then send your booking details to the supplier to confirm the availability. Within 48 hours, once they confirm that your requested date/ticket is available we will email your confirmation which will include the local operator’s contact details and any further information.
Tour available Sundays & Wednesdays.
Pick up Time: 9am - Please be at meeting point at least 15min before departure time.
Departure Time: 11apm - Pick up times and drop off times are approximate and subject to change. Client will need to contact resort office at least 24hrs prior to departure to reconfirm.
Drop off Time: 5.30pm – 6pm.
Duration: approx. 4Hrs
Meeting Point: City Hotels (Not from far off hotels like Qasr AL Sarab, Tilal Liwa, Desert Island Resort, Al Yamm Villa Resort, Al Sahel Villa Resort, Desert Island Resort & Mirfa Hotel).
Additional Information: Tour not suitable for passengers with mobility problems and pregnant women.
Inclusions: Hotel pick-up & drop off, Transportation in air-conditioned vehicle, English speaking guide, Mineral water Entrance fees for Dubai museum.
Please Note:Minimum of 4 passengers required.