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Dubai: Burj Khalifa Level 124 and 125 Entry Ticket

Dubai: Burj Khalifa Level 124 and 125 Entry Ticket

Take the world’s fastest elevator as you ascend Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa skyscraper. Holding the title as the world's tallest building, ride up to the 125th floor and check out the view from the observation deck balcony. The Burj Khalifa towers over Downtown Dubai at a staggering 2,723ft. Enjoy the aerial view of the surrounding emirate with 360-degree panoramas. Learn about the architecture and technology behind this Middle Eastern icon while seeing views of the city through one of the deck's telescopes. Purchase a souvenir photograph taken at the entrance of the 125th floor. Watch the Dubai Fountain show with synchronized music playing on the Burj Khalifa observation decks. Marvel at the world's largest dancing fountain, set on the Burj Khalifa Lake, from your viewpoint.

Dubai: Desert Safari, Quad Bike, Camel Ride & Al Khayma Camp

Dubai: Desert Safari, Quad Bike, Camel Ride & Al Khayma Camp

Discover the desert outside of Dubai on a guided red dunes desert safari. Enjoy the opportunity to take part in a variety of activities, including thrilling dune bashing, optional quad biking, a serene camel ride, and interactions with falcons. Opt for an extended tour to experience dinner and entertainment at a traditional desert camp. You will be picked up from your hotel or selected location in Dubai in an air-conditioned 4x4 vehicle by your guide. From there, you'll be taken comfortably to the Dubai desert, with a brief stop along the way to adjust the tyre pressure for a smooth desert drive. During this time, you can use the restroom facilities, take photos with falcons, or try optional quad biking if you're interested. Once at the desert, get ready for an exciting session of dune bashing with trained drivers. The thrill of sliding down the dunes adds extra fun to your adventure, making it unforgettable. Afterward, try your hand at sandboarding down the sandy slopes, perfect for snapping memorable photos of the beautiful desert landscape. Next, stop at the Red Dunes desert and enjoy a camel ride in the open desert. Then, relax in an air-conditioned tent as you enjoy soft drinks, water, chilled juice options, Arabic tea or coffee with dates. For those opting for the extended 7-hour tour, head to the Al Khayma camp where you will be welcomed with rose water, Arabic coffee, local sweets, and dates. Say hello to the camp's resident camels and, if you like, hop on for a ride across the dunes. The camp's activities include camel feeding, falcon interactions, henna painting, Arabic coffee and tea, and even a shisha station. Enjoy some entertainment shows and have a delicious BBQ dinner at the camp. As the tour comes to an end, you'll be comfortably dropped off back at your hotel or selected location, having experienced the best of Dubai's desert activities and hospitality.

Dubai: The View At The Palm Observatory Entry Ticket

Dubai: The View At The Palm Observatory Entry Ticket

Take in unbeatable views of Pal Jumeirah and the surrounding landmarks from the observation deck of The View at the Palm with this entry ticket that includes access to the immersive The View Exhibition. Choose between a general admission ticket or a fast-track ticket with skip-the-line privileges. At 240 meters high, the observation deck on level 52 of the iconic Palm Tower offers panoramic, 360-degree views of Palm Jumeirah, the Arabian Gulf, and other iconic landmarks from an outdoor terrace and a premium VIP Lounge. In addition to one-of-a-kind views and photo opportunities of Dubai’s skyline, enjoy immersive experiences that take you on a journey on the history of Palm Jumeirah and much more at The View Exhibition, an exhibition inspired by wonder. Palm Jumeirah is a worldwide symbol of Dubai’s energy, growth, and ambition. The truly iconic development stretches out into the Arabian Gulf in the shape of a date palm, the national plant of the United Arab Emirates.

Dubai: Burj Khalifa Fountain Show and Burj Lake Ride

Dubai: Burj Khalifa Fountain Show and Burj Lake Ride

Marvel at the illuminations of Dubai Mall Fountain Show on a 30-minute cruise by "abra" water taxi. A captivating water, music and light spectacle in Downtown Dubai, the Dubai Fountain is the world’s tallest performing fountain. At over 900 feet in length (274 meters), the Dubai Fountain is situated on the 30-acre (120,000 m2) Burj Lake and performs to a selection of different melodies. Climb aboard the traditional wooden boat on Burj Lake, and cruise past some of the city's most iconic monuments, such as the Burj Khalifa, Souk Al Bahar, and Palace. Admire the city's stunning skyline from the water, before you take your position for a grandstand view of the illuminations.  With only 6 people per boat, you are able to admire the visual spectrum of over 1,000 water expressions from an exclusive and intimate perspective.  Watch in awe as the fountains light up during a visual spectacle that features 6,000 lights, 25 colored projectors, and 22,000 gallons (83,000 liters) of airborne water! See a stunning choreography of light and water synced to classical, Arabic, and world music that will leave you breathless.

Dubai: Museum of the Future Admission Ticket

Dubai: Museum of the Future Admission Ticket

Experience a museum that tries to transform the world rather than tell a story of the past with this ticket to the Museum of the Future in Dubai. Visit this iconic building that is one of the world's most complex architectural structures.  Pass through this unique space which accommodates several immersive future environments that aim to position visitors in an empowering version of the future. Explore the future of space travel, climate change, health, wellness, and spirituality.  Learn about the fields of robotics and artificial intelligence. Discover the possibilities of concepts like human augmentation. See how education, smart cities, energy and transportation may be transformed in the future. 

Dubai: Luxury Yacht Tour with Options to Add a BBQ Lunch

Dubai: Luxury Yacht Tour with Options to Add a BBQ Lunch

Experience the opulence of Dubai as your tour its coastline aboard a luxury yacht. Explore the city's marina, islands, and palm-shaped Jumeira archipelago. Travel in complete comfort and style, with freshly-prepared food and drink service, and a state-of-the-art virtual tour guide. Departing from Dubai Harbour, the tour will take you up close to some of Dubai's iconic landmarks. Motor past Bluewater's Island, home to the world’s tallest observation wheel, and the intricately designed Palm Jumeirah. Admire the striking Burj Al Arab and Royal Palaces standing out against the skyline.

Dubai: Aquarium & Burj Khalifa Level 124, 125 Combo Ticket

Dubai: Aquarium & Burj Khalifa Level 124, 125 Combo Ticket

Experience the magic of Dubai with a combined ticket to 2 of the city's most amazing attractions, and discover the Dubai Aquarium and the Burj Khalifa on the same day. From the depths of the ocean to the skies above upgrade your Burj Khalifa visit with an enchanting encounter with 485 aquatic species at the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo. Start by traveling to the top of Dubai's most iconic monument with a pre-booked entrance ticket to the Burj Khalifa. Once you have selected your time slot, take the world’s fastest elevator to the observation floor on level 124 of the world’s tallest building. Enjoy breathtaking 360-degree panoramas across the city, desert, and Gulf. Learn more about the architecture and technology behind this unique skyscraper. Enter the world’s largest suspended aquarium. Admire thousands of aquatic animals from around the world, including rare species such as the King Crocodile and Sand Tiger Sharks. Discover three ecological zones: Rainforest, Rocky Shore, and Living Ocean. 

Dubai Marina: Yacht Tour with Breakfast or BBQ

Dubai Marina: Yacht Tour with Breakfast or BBQ

Embark on a cruise around Dubai to see its highlights from the water with a yacht charter company that has been in operation for 15 years and serves over 1 million guests per year. Sail through the Dubai Marina to Bluewaters Island. Cruise over to the Dubai Eye, see the famous Jumeirah Beach and the Palm, and pass the Burj Al Arab. You will receive a red-carpet welcome upon boarding your yacht. Enjoy breakfast or a barbecue on board, depending on the option chosen. You can spend quality time networking aboard the 65-foot vessel and above. Benefit from creature comforts and amenities, including a dinette area with natural light. Take your seats in the lounge area with abundant sun and shade.  Please take note that the one-hour tour route circles around Dubai Marina, Ain wheel, JBR, Dubai Harbour and it includes water and tropical beverages onboard.

Dubai: Burj Khalifa Sky Ticket Levels 124, 125, and 148

Dubai: Burj Khalifa Sky Ticket Levels 124, 125, and 148

Avoid the crowds and treat yourself to a premium experience on the 124th, 125th and 148th floors of the Burj Khalifa, including access to the outdoor terrace of the world's highest observation deck. Select the sunset option to enjoy the city as the sun sets over the skyline.  Learn about the architecture and technology behind this Middle Eastern icon while seeing views of the city through one of the deck's telescopes. Ascend the 555-meter-tall Burj Khalifa, starting at the SKY Lounge. Watch as specially designed projections let you “fly” over city landmarks en route. Watch the Dubai Fountain show with synchronized music and marvel at the world's largest dancing fountain set on the Burj Khalifa Lake from your panoramic viewpoint. Descend to ground level, where a new exhibition allows you to relive the construction of the Burj Khalifa. Hear testimonials from the brains behind the building, from the interiors to the landscaping, architecture, and more.

Dubai: Safari, Quad Bike, Camel Ride, and Buffet Dinner

Dubai: Safari, Quad Bike, Camel Ride, and Buffet Dinner

Explore the desert on this SUV tour from Dubai. Cruise up, down and through desert dunes in Land Cruiser. Drive an ATV over sand dunes before enjoying live entertainment and dinner at a Bedouin camp. Begin by exploring the desert and get a glimpse of the harshness and intensity of the desert sands. Later on, try dune bashing in a 4x4 Land Cruiser (which is fully equipped with all necessary safety features) and sandboarding on the silky red-sand dunes. Next up and if you've chosen that option, is the quad bike experience.You will receive a short briefing of safety instructions before enjoying the thrill of riding an ATV over the vast sands. Finally, relax in a traditional Bedouin-style camp, where you can indulge in activities like camel riding and henna painting. Enjoy being entertained by belly and folk dancers while eating a delicious barbecue dinner.

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Dubai: Burj Khalifa Level 124 and 125 Entry Ticket

Dubai: Burj Khalifa Level 124 and 125 Entry Ticket

Take the world’s fastest elevator as you ascend Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa skyscraper. Holding the title as the world's tallest building, ride up to the 125th floor and check out the view from the observation deck balcony. The Burj Khalifa towers over Downtown Dubai at a staggering 2,723ft. Enjoy the aerial view of the surrounding emirate with 360-degree panoramas. Learn about the architecture and technology behind this Middle Eastern icon while seeing views of the city through one of the deck's telescopes. Purchase a souvenir photograph taken at the entrance of the 125th floor. Watch the Dubai Fountain show with synchronized music playing on the Burj Khalifa observation decks. Marvel at the world's largest dancing fountain, set on the Burj Khalifa Lake, from your viewpoint.

Dubai: Desert Safari, Quad Bike, Camel Ride & Al Khayma Camp

Dubai: Desert Safari, Quad Bike, Camel Ride & Al Khayma Camp

Discover the desert outside of Dubai on a guided red dunes desert safari. Enjoy the opportunity to take part in a variety of activities, including thrilling dune bashing, optional quad biking, a serene camel ride, and interactions with falcons. Opt for an extended tour to experience dinner and entertainment at a traditional desert camp. You will be picked up from your hotel or selected location in Dubai in an air-conditioned 4x4 vehicle by your guide. From there, you'll be taken comfortably to the Dubai desert, with a brief stop along the way to adjust the tyre pressure for a smooth desert drive. During this time, you can use the restroom facilities, take photos with falcons, or try optional quad biking if you're interested. Once at the desert, get ready for an exciting session of dune bashing with trained drivers. The thrill of sliding down the dunes adds extra fun to your adventure, making it unforgettable. Afterward, try your hand at sandboarding down the sandy slopes, perfect for snapping memorable photos of the beautiful desert landscape. Next, stop at the Red Dunes desert and enjoy a camel ride in the open desert. Then, relax in an air-conditioned tent as you enjoy soft drinks, water, chilled juice options, Arabic tea or coffee with dates. For those opting for the extended 7-hour tour, head to the Al Khayma camp where you will be welcomed with rose water, Arabic coffee, local sweets, and dates. Say hello to the camp's resident camels and, if you like, hop on for a ride across the dunes. The camp's activities include camel feeding, falcon interactions, henna painting, Arabic coffee and tea, and even a shisha station. Enjoy some entertainment shows and have a delicious BBQ dinner at the camp. As the tour comes to an end, you'll be comfortably dropped off back at your hotel or selected location, having experienced the best of Dubai's desert activities and hospitality.

Dubai: The View At The Palm Observatory Entry Ticket

Dubai: The View At The Palm Observatory Entry Ticket

Take in unbeatable views of Pal Jumeirah and the surrounding landmarks from the observation deck of The View at the Palm with this entry ticket that includes access to the immersive The View Exhibition. Choose between a general admission ticket or a fast-track ticket with skip-the-line privileges. At 240 meters high, the observation deck on level 52 of the iconic Palm Tower offers panoramic, 360-degree views of Palm Jumeirah, the Arabian Gulf, and other iconic landmarks from an outdoor terrace and a premium VIP Lounge. In addition to one-of-a-kind views and photo opportunities of Dubai’s skyline, enjoy immersive experiences that take you on a journey on the history of Palm Jumeirah and much more at The View Exhibition, an exhibition inspired by wonder. Palm Jumeirah is a worldwide symbol of Dubai’s energy, growth, and ambition. The truly iconic development stretches out into the Arabian Gulf in the shape of a date palm, the national plant of the United Arab Emirates.

Dubai: Burj Khalifa Fountain Show and Burj Lake Ride

Dubai: Burj Khalifa Fountain Show and Burj Lake Ride

Marvel at the illuminations of Dubai Mall Fountain Show on a 30-minute cruise by "abra" water taxi. A captivating water, music and light spectacle in Downtown Dubai, the Dubai Fountain is the world’s tallest performing fountain. At over 900 feet in length (274 meters), the Dubai Fountain is situated on the 30-acre (120,000 m2) Burj Lake and performs to a selection of different melodies. Climb aboard the traditional wooden boat on Burj Lake, and cruise past some of the city's most iconic monuments, such as the Burj Khalifa, Souk Al Bahar, and Palace. Admire the city's stunning skyline from the water, before you take your position for a grandstand view of the illuminations.  With only 6 people per boat, you are able to admire the visual spectrum of over 1,000 water expressions from an exclusive and intimate perspective.  Watch in awe as the fountains light up during a visual spectacle that features 6,000 lights, 25 colored projectors, and 22,000 gallons (83,000 liters) of airborne water! See a stunning choreography of light and water synced to classical, Arabic, and world music that will leave you breathless.

Dubai: Museum of the Future Admission Ticket

Dubai: Museum of the Future Admission Ticket

Experience a museum that tries to transform the world rather than tell a story of the past with this ticket to the Museum of the Future in Dubai. Visit this iconic building that is one of the world's most complex architectural structures.  Pass through this unique space which accommodates several immersive future environments that aim to position visitors in an empowering version of the future. Explore the future of space travel, climate change, health, wellness, and spirituality.  Learn about the fields of robotics and artificial intelligence. Discover the possibilities of concepts like human augmentation. See how education, smart cities, energy and transportation may be transformed in the future. 

Dubai: Luxury Yacht Tour with Options to Add a BBQ Lunch

Dubai: Luxury Yacht Tour with Options to Add a BBQ Lunch

Experience the opulence of Dubai as your tour its coastline aboard a luxury yacht. Explore the city's marina, islands, and palm-shaped Jumeira archipelago. Travel in complete comfort and style, with freshly-prepared food and drink service, and a state-of-the-art virtual tour guide. Departing from Dubai Harbour, the tour will take you up close to some of Dubai's iconic landmarks. Motor past Bluewater's Island, home to the world’s tallest observation wheel, and the intricately designed Palm Jumeirah. Admire the striking Burj Al Arab and Royal Palaces standing out against the skyline.

Dubai: Aquarium & Burj Khalifa Level 124, 125 Combo Ticket

Dubai: Aquarium & Burj Khalifa Level 124, 125 Combo Ticket

Experience the magic of Dubai with a combined ticket to 2 of the city's most amazing attractions, and discover the Dubai Aquarium and the Burj Khalifa on the same day. From the depths of the ocean to the skies above upgrade your Burj Khalifa visit with an enchanting encounter with 485 aquatic species at the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo. Start by traveling to the top of Dubai's most iconic monument with a pre-booked entrance ticket to the Burj Khalifa. Once you have selected your time slot, take the world’s fastest elevator to the observation floor on level 124 of the world’s tallest building. Enjoy breathtaking 360-degree panoramas across the city, desert, and Gulf. Learn more about the architecture and technology behind this unique skyscraper. Enter the world’s largest suspended aquarium. Admire thousands of aquatic animals from around the world, including rare species such as the King Crocodile and Sand Tiger Sharks. Discover three ecological zones: Rainforest, Rocky Shore, and Living Ocean. 

Dubai Marina: Yacht Tour with Breakfast or BBQ

Dubai Marina: Yacht Tour with Breakfast or BBQ

Embark on a cruise around Dubai to see its highlights from the water with a yacht charter company that has been in operation for 15 years and serves over 1 million guests per year. Sail through the Dubai Marina to Bluewaters Island. Cruise over to the Dubai Eye, see the famous Jumeirah Beach and the Palm, and pass the Burj Al Arab. You will receive a red-carpet welcome upon boarding your yacht. Enjoy breakfast or a barbecue on board, depending on the option chosen. You can spend quality time networking aboard the 65-foot vessel and above. Benefit from creature comforts and amenities, including a dinette area with natural light. Take your seats in the lounge area with abundant sun and shade.  Please take note that the one-hour tour route circles around Dubai Marina, Ain wheel, JBR, Dubai Harbour and it includes water and tropical beverages onboard.

Dubai: Burj Khalifa Sky Ticket Levels 124, 125, and 148

Dubai: Burj Khalifa Sky Ticket Levels 124, 125, and 148

Avoid the crowds and treat yourself to a premium experience on the 124th, 125th and 148th floors of the Burj Khalifa, including access to the outdoor terrace of the world's highest observation deck. Select the sunset option to enjoy the city as the sun sets over the skyline.  Learn about the architecture and technology behind this Middle Eastern icon while seeing views of the city through one of the deck's telescopes. Ascend the 555-meter-tall Burj Khalifa, starting at the SKY Lounge. Watch as specially designed projections let you “fly” over city landmarks en route. Watch the Dubai Fountain show with synchronized music and marvel at the world's largest dancing fountain set on the Burj Khalifa Lake from your panoramic viewpoint. Descend to ground level, where a new exhibition allows you to relive the construction of the Burj Khalifa. Hear testimonials from the brains behind the building, from the interiors to the landscaping, architecture, and more.

Dubai: Safari, Quad Bike, Camel Ride, and Buffet Dinner

Dubai: Safari, Quad Bike, Camel Ride, and Buffet Dinner

Explore the desert on this SUV tour from Dubai. Cruise up, down and through desert dunes in Land Cruiser. Drive an ATV over sand dunes before enjoying live entertainment and dinner at a Bedouin camp. Begin by exploring the desert and get a glimpse of the harshness and intensity of the desert sands. Later on, try dune bashing in a 4x4 Land Cruiser (which is fully equipped with all necessary safety features) and sandboarding on the silky red-sand dunes. Next up and if you've chosen that option, is the quad bike experience.You will receive a short briefing of safety instructions before enjoying the thrill of riding an ATV over the vast sands. Finally, relax in a traditional Bedouin-style camp, where you can indulge in activities like camel riding and henna painting. Enjoy being entertained by belly and folk dancers while eating a delicious barbecue dinner.

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The activity was lovely. My local guide was Ikram and he was very knowledgeable and ensuring to provide all minute details on the way. With such a short span of 3 hours it was really surprising to see that how an efficient guide can enhance your experience. The last bit of boat ride was icing on the cake. I thoroughly enjoyed this activity and also happy to meet a lovely guide and brother Ikram

We were traveling with the group leader Mohammed. Apart from his friendliness and competence, we cannot fault this trip. We can warmly recommend this day trip with him to everyone.

From picking up the hotel to arriving, everything was incredible. The guide helped us with everything and took photos of us. Repeat!

Saif is an amazing guide, helpful, and has great information, Recommended guide.

Very good way to get an idea of Dubai! Most recomendable