Dubai City Tour & Afternoon Desert Safari combo

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What You'll Do
  • Explore the heritage area of Bastakiya
  • Learn more about the rapid development of Dubai at Dubai Museum
  • Cross Dubai Creek by traditional water taxi, visit Spice Market and Gold Souk
  • Take photos of city icons, such as the Burj Al-Arab and Jumeirah Mosque
  • Discover the role of women in the UAE, past and present, and the Women's Museum
  • Experience an Arabian desert on a 4WD scenic tour
  • Watch the sunset from the summit of a towering sand dune
  • Enjoy optional camel rides or get a henna painting on your hands, traditional belly dancing and tannora dance performances
  • Feast on a barbecue dinner under the desert night sky
  • Try various aromatic water pipes and wear traditional Arabic costumes
Experience Dubai from unique perspectives on a 5-hour tour. Learn more about old Dubai and go to the Spice Market and Gold Souk, catch a traditional water taxi and more. Explore the Dubai desert on a 6-hour 4WD adventure and experience the golden dunes.
What to Expect
You will be picked up in the morning between 09:00 and 09:30 to enjoy a unique half-day tour of Dubai, exploring its old neighborhoods as well as some of the more traditional bazaars and souks. Following a pick-up from your hotel, transfer to experience a magnificent view of Dubai Creek, passing through the heritage area of Bastakiya. See the charming wind-tower houses built by the wealthy merchants of old Dubai. Continue to Al Fahidi Fort, the city’s oldest building and now home to Dubai Museum. See some of the city’s archives and exhibits that chronicle the development of the city.

Next, climb aboard a traditional wooden abra water taxi and cross Dubai Creek to the Spice Market and Gold Souk. Soak up the scent of exotic spices, and see some of the best jewelery in town. Watch a private fashion show at Treasure House, with free time after to examine the leather goods and exclusive jewelry. Continue to the Women’s Museum to learn about the role of women in the UAE, past and present. Re-board your transfer vehicle and drive to Jumeirah Mosque for a photo opportunity outside one of Dubai’s most important landmarks. End with a drive past the ultra-luxury and ultra-contemporary Burj Al Arab to compare and contrast old and new, traditional and modern Dubai, you will be dropped back to your hotel around 14:00. You will be picked up again with the 4x4 between 15:00 and 15:30 to experience the magic and mystery of an Arabian desert on a 6-hour scenic 4WD tour from Dubai. The safari will give you the golden opportunity to see the towering sand dunes of the desert as you go on a roller coaster ride on board your all-terrain vehicle.

Stop at the highest dune to watch a desert sunset and refresh yourself with complimentary mineral water. Back on board, continue the drive to a Bedouin campsite right in the heart of the desert. Here, henna paintings, local costumes and soft drinks, water, tea or coffee are all available for your enjoyment. Climb on the back of a camel and experience the ships of the desert. Puff on a hubbly bubbly (shisha pipe), available in different flavors to suit your taste. Adding to the atmosphere of the night, an enchanting belly dancer will perform an impressive dance to the rhythms of Arabic music. And to top it all, a delicious barbecue buffet dinner will be served under the desert night sky you will be dropped back to your hotel around 21:00.
What's Included
  • Transfer
  • Abra (water taxi) ticket
  • Entrance to Dubai Museum
  • Exclusive Treasure House fashion show
  • Entrance to the Women's Museum
  • Pick-up and drop-off
  • Dune drive
  • Sunset watch
  • Camel rides
  • Henna painting
  • Sand boarding
  • Shisha (hubbly bubbly) corner
  • Full buffet dinner
  • Unlimited soft drinks, coffee and tea
  • Shawerma station
  • Arabic bread station
  • Photo opportunities in traditional Arabic costumes
  • Belly dance show
  • Traditional tannora dance
What's Not Included
  • Food in the Dubai city tour
  • Gratuity
  • Alcoholic drinks
What to Remember
• For the morning city tour please dress smart-casual (no shorts, flip flops, or sneakers)
• Safari tour is not recommended for people with cardiac problems or people with neck or back problems

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