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Private Tour: Dubai City Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

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Overview
If you’re looking for things to do in Dubai, head out to discover the city’s main sights and cosmopolitan culture on a private sightseeing tour! This comprehensive Dubai city tour showcases a collection of top Dubai attractions, from beautiful Jumeirah Mosque to famous landmarks like the sail-shaped Burj Al Arab hotel. From a private vehicle, see picturesque Dubai neighborhoods, and then explore Dubai's old quarter, Al Bastakiy, and Dubai Museum by foot. Cross Dubai Creek by 'abra' (water taxi) to Deira, visit the famous spice souk and enjoy free time to shop in Dubai Gold Souk. Plus, learn fascinating details about the city from a private guide!
Highlights
  • Discover Dubai’s sights as you wish on a half-day private city tour
  • Travel in privacy and comfort in your own air-conditioned vehicle
  • View the Burj Al Arab, Old Dubai, souks, and more with a guide
  • Personalized: private guide, plus flexible departure time and itinerary
What to Expect
Meet your guide at your central Dubai hotel at your selected time and set off to see Old and New Dubai by private air-conditioned vehicle. Talk to your guide about the sights you want to see: Your private tour itinerary can be customized around your interests. Take photos of the sail-shaped Burj Al Arab and pass through the upscale Jumeirah neighborhood to admire the marble-domed Jumeirah Mosque. Continue to Al Bastakiya (Al Fahidi), Dubai’s oldest quarter, and stroll around its old lanes and wind tower houses, remnants of the late 1800s when Persian merchants settled in the port. Visit Dubai Museum at 18th-century Al Fahidi Fort, and cross Dubai Creek to Deira by traditional abra boat. Here, peruse the stalls selling spices and herbs at the Spice Souk and shop for gold, silver, or jewelry at the Gold Souk. Your tour finishes with a hotel drop-off.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
• Your centrally located Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman hotels or Dubai Port Rashid ( cruise terminal)
• For guest staying in any Private Residence or Villas in Dubai , pick up can be arranged from any nearby hotels.
• Pick up service from Jebel Ali Hotels, Bab Al Shams or from Al Maha Desert Resort or others locations ( which is not in City limit) are available only with additional cost upon request based on your location.
>> Departure time : - As per guest selection

Airports

  • Dubai Airport, Dubai United Arab Emirates


Ports
Dubai Port Rashid Cruise Terminal
Duration
4h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Private professional tour Guide in selected language
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in a Private Vehicle
  • Transport by Private vehicle.
  • Dubai Museum Entrance Ticket
  • Abra ride across the Creek ( Traditional water taxi)
  • Photo Stop from outside Burj Al Arab & Jumeirah Mosque
  • Visit Gold Souq and Spice Souq
  • Bottled water in the coach
  • Infant seat below 5 years old
  • Entry/Admission - Dubai Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Bur Dubai Abra Dock
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Pickup will be in a Private suitable air-conditioned vehicle with Private Guide.
  • Children up to 5 years of age must be provided with a child safety seat. Kindly let us know if you have an infant 5 years and below joining the tour. Infant seat will be provided without any additional charges.
  • Infant seats available
  • Guest can discuss with our tour guide and customize the itinerary, guest have to pay directly if any additional entrance ticket applicable which is not included in the above itinerary.
  • Dress code: lightweight summer clothing is suitable for most of the year, but sweaters or jackets may be needed for the winter months, especially in the evenings. Good quality sunglasses are advised. Hats are advisable when in direct sunlight.
  • Guests visiting the UAE during the Summer months (June – September) are advised that peak daytime temperatures sometimes reach 42 – 45 degrees Celsius. Humidity levels can also exceed 90 percent during this period. We recommend all our guests to take adequate precaution.
  • The local tour operator reserves the right to cancel any part of the scheduled programs because of government decisions, public holidays, weather conditions, or other similar circumstances.
  • Please note, the tour duration will be between 4.5 - 5 hours,depending on traffic.The stated tour duration includes pick-up and drop off times.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Upon arrival we were warmly welcomed by Faheem, we were a small group, he got to know us personally very quickly and wanted to understand what our specific interest in seeing Dubai were. He basically wanted to ensure that our tour was custom. It was such a friendly atmosphere
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Response from OrientTours, Guest Relations Manager at Private Tour: Dubai City Half-Day Sightseeing Tour
Responded 13 Apr 2019
Dear Che S, Thank you for sharing your valuable feedback about your Dubai City Tour that you have recently joined with us. It was a pleasure having you with us and we are happy to read that you were fully satisfied with our services and our tour guide Faheem who took good care of you. Thank you for rating him as "a warm personality", "highly motivated" and full of knowledge on the local culture and traditions. We have already forwarded your praises to him to motivate him to provide the same level of services to his future guests. Thank you for highly recommending ORIENT TOURS! We would love to see you on one of our tours/safaris soon again. Thank you for choosing ORIENT TOURS and taking the time to review us! Best Regards, Sarah P. Dubke Manager Guest Services ORIENT TOURS LLC
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Would like to say this tour was superb and a big thank you to our tour guide Romina who is a very experienced tour guide and knowledgeable of the old historical city of Dubai. The tour was great as we got to see historical buildings, mosque and a museum which had many
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Response from OrientTours, Guest Relations Manager at Private Tour: Dubai City Half-Day Sightseeing Tour
Responded 19 Nov 2018
Dear jenniferp202, Greetings from ORIENT TOURS! Thank you for sharing your valuable feedback about your private Dubai Half Day Tour that you have recently booked with us. We are pleased to read that you say that "the tour was superb and a big thank you to our tour guide Romina", who you mention as very experienced and knowledgeable of the historical city of Dubai. We are sure your detailed review will help other readers to choose to book a private tour with ORIENT TOURS as they can clearly see the advantages and qualities the guests will be provided with. We thank you very much for recommending this tour and rating it as "value for money". We would love to see you on one of our tours/safaris soon again. Thank you for choosing ORIENT TOURS and taking the time to review us! Best regards, Sarah P. Dubke Manager Guest Services ORIENT TOURS LLC
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This is well worth it, if you have a long stopover at Dubai airport as it includes pick up and drop back to the terminal - Over 4 1/2 hours it includes the Deira historic area, the spice souk, a water taxi across the Dubai Creek, the Burj-al-Arab, the Atlantis The Palm, a view
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Response from OrientTours, Guest Relations Manager at Private Tour: Dubai City Half-Day Sightseeing Tour
Responded 28 Aug 2018
Dear alistair734, Thank you for sharing your valuable feedback about your excursion you joined with us. It was a pleasure to read that you had an enjoyable excursion. We are glad to know that we were able to show you a glimpse of history and culture of a great city like Dubai. We take pride in our staff being one of the best and they are the reason we are able to deliver memorable experiences to our guests. We would love to see you on one of our tours/safaris soon again. Thank you for choosing ORIENT TOURS and taking the time to review us! Best Regards, Sarah P. Dubke Manager Guest Services ORIENT TOURS LLC
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I would definitely recommend this trip. We visited both new and then old Dubai with our very knowledgeable and friendly guide Mohomed. A great experience if it's your first trip to Dubai and definitely worth the additional cost for private guide. BEWARE of the Souks, we bought
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Response from OrientTours, Guest Relations Manager at Private Tour: Dubai City Half-Day Sightseeing Tour
Responded 21 Apr 2018
Dear beabee6, Thank you for sharing your valuable feedback about your excursion that you recently joined with us. It was a pleasure having you with us. We are glad to read that you enjoyed the tour with our tour guide. We shall forward your amazing feedback to him to motivate him to continue providing the same level of service to his future guests. We would love to see you on one of our tours/safaris soon again. It is unfortunate to note that you were charged excessively high prices in the Spice Souq. Unfortunately, we are unable to bargain on behalf of the customers as establishments in Spice Souq are privately owned and operated. Thank you for taking the time to review us! Best regards, Sarah P. Dubke Manager Guest Services ORIENT TOURS LLC
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This tour was really great. You can personalize it so that was really terrific. I did a lot of research so I knew where I wanted to go and then the tour guide added a few spots. Well worth the money!
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Response from OrientTours, Guest Relations Manager at Private Tour: Dubai City Half-Day Sightseeing Tour
Responded 2 Mar 2018
Dear islandgirlbvi, Thank you for sharing your valuable feedback about private Dubai City Tour you recently joined with us. It was a pleasure having you with us. We are glad to read that you fully enjoyed the tour and rate it as "terrific". Great to know that you find the tour "well worth the money". We would love to see you on one of our tours/safaris soon again. Thank you for taking the time to review us. Best regards, Sarah P. Dubke Manager Guest Services ORIENT TOURS LLC
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  • Duration: 4h 30m
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  • Languages Offered: German
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