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Half Day City Tour of Dubai (04hrs Trip) Pick up by 0900hrs & Drop back 1330hrs

This is a fascinating tour of Dubai, we will explore a contrast between the past and present. The journey begins from the Dubai creek; we pass by Bastakia- the old quarter of the city with houses made of lime stones and corals built by the Iranian merchants. Here, you will see the wind towers which served as air-conditioners in the olden days. The journey takes us through the city center which covers popular landmark like the Museum, housed in the 18th century Al Fahidi Fort. The Museum features realistic displays, with sound effects, depicting various scenes, which provide a fascinating glimpse of the historical links of trading and pearl diving.

We then head towards Jumeirah mosque-magnificent example of modern Islamic architecture and continue along the Jumeirah beach road, which is the most luxurious urban area in Dubai. We pass by the Mercato shopping mall with Mediterranean Style architecture and our next stop will be photo shoot at the world renowned Burj Al Arab hotel. The journey further takes us through the trunk of Palm Jumeirah - an artificial palm tree-shaped resort island-the largest architectural wonder made by man, thus making it a contemporary tourist attraction & here we have an opportunity to take photos of the famous Atlantis Palm Hotel. We will be driving back to the City on Sheikh Zayed Road that connects Dubai to Abu Dhabi. We drive past by the Burj Dubai - the Tallest Tower in the World, The Emirates Towers and The World Trade Center -an area referred as THE MANHATTAN of DUBAI. Just before we end the tour, we drive along the Zabeel road, passing by the palace of Sheikh Mohammed, as well as the Sheikh Rashid palace, (No photography).

Here we end the tour & return to the hotel by 1330hrs.


  City Tour of Dubai
  Desert Safari
  Dhow Cruise
  Overnight Desert Safari
  Dubai Dolphinarium
  Dubai Mall
  Ski Dubai
  Wild Wadi
  Sharjah & Ajman City
  City Tour of Abu Dhabi
  City Tour of Al Ain
  ATLANTIS – Lost Chambers
  ATLANTIS – Aquaventure
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