1. United Arab Emirates
  2. Dubai
  3. Dubai Creek

Dubai: Deira Creek 5-Star Buffet Dinner Dhow Cruise

Product ID: 51592
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Climb aboard the world's largest “dhow” for a 2-hour dinner cruise of Dubai's Deira Creek. Enjoy live entertainment of authentic traditions, including “youwla” and “tanoura” dance demonstrations, as you feast from a 5-star buffet of international fare.
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Duration 2 hours - 1 day
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Pickup optional

Pick-up will be from any hotel in Dubai.
Wheelchair accessible

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  • Experience the teak wood opulence of the world's largest dhow boat
  • Feast from a 5-star buffet dinner as you cruise Deira Creek
  • Watch live dance demonstrations of traditional youwla and tanoura
  • See the sights of Dubai, illuminated for the night on the shores of the Persian Gulf
  • Relax to the melodic sounds of a live singer
Full description
Welcome aboard the world's biggest dhow cruise, offering panoramic views of Dubai from Deira Creek.

Following a pick-up (if you choose this option), transfer to the handmade teak wood Rustar Dhow. With 3 levels of seating, the Rustar Dhow excels all other dhow boats of Dubai, thanks to its opulent, unique design and first class service. Experience the traditional hospitality of the Emirates in style.

Once on board, you will find a lavish buffet of international and local options. Alcohol is available to purchase at the bar. Sit down to dine, as traditional entertainment is served up as an accompaniment. Watch authentic folk dance demonstrations, such as youwla and tanoura.

Get a memorable souvenir with the optional henna painting. Use the complimentary Wi-Fi to connect with your friends and share your adventures in real time. A live singer will sing melodious songs as you enjoy stunning views of Dubai, illuminated for the night.

Carlton Palace Hotel 5* Menu


• Cream of Mushroom Soup
• Bakery Corner with Bread Display & Butter
• Hummus, Mutabel, Fattoush
• Spicy Chana Chaat
• Hawaiian Chicken
• Thai Glass Noodle and Spiced Chicken Salad
• Tossed Seafood Salad
• Salad Bar with Condiments (3 types of Lettuce with Vinaigrette Dressing, Thousand Island Dressing, Coriander Mayo Dip, Arabic Pickles, Black Olives, Green Olives, Tomato, Cucumber, Onions, Julienne of Carrot, Sliced Bell Peppers, Lemon Wedges, Bread Croutons)

Main Courses

• Steamed White Rice
• Vegetable Fried Rice
• Butter Chicken
• Lamb Stew with Carrots and Potatoes
• Oriental Mixed Grill with Shish Taouk and Lamb Kofta with Garlic Sauce
• Crumbed Fried Fish with Tartar Sauce
• Herb Roasted Potatoes
• Vegetable Korma
• Grilled Mini Steak with Pepper Sauce
• Pasta of the Day: Monday, Wednesday, Friday —Lasagne Bolognaise (n/v); Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday — Baked Macaroni Béchamel with Chicken; Sunday — Greek Vegetable Moussaka


• Fresh Fruit Salad
• Cream Caramel
• Arabic Dessert of the Day — homemade, on rotation
• Assorted French Pastries
• Fresh Fruit Display
• Dates


•Arabic Coffee
• Welcome Drink
• Soft Beverage
• Still Mineral Water
• Tea
  • 2-hour cruise
  • International 5-star open buffet
  • Unlimited soft drinks, water, tea and coffee
  • 2 complimentary house beverages (beer/wine) per person (adults only)
  • Entertainment: live singer, youwla dance, tanoura dance and henna painting
  • Free Wi-Fi
What’s Not Included
  • Alcoholic beverages (other than the 2 complimentary ones)
  • Photos taken by a professional photographer
  • Pick-up and drop off (unless option booked)

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Meeting point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
Know before you go
• You are welcome to bring your camera to capture the moment
• The dress code for this experience is smart casual
• No transportation, shared transportation, or private transportation will be provided depending on the option chosen when booking
• Children below the age of 5 are free and do not need to book but please do notify as a remark when booking

From US$ 95 per person

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Product ID: 51592