Discover the different faces of glittering Dubai on a day trip
from Abu Dhabi. Travel to the neighboring emirate by air-conditioned coach and
explore it’s fascinating history, culture and spectacular 21st-century
architecture, all in one go. Ogle top Dubai attractions such as the astonishing
Burj Khalifa, Burj Al-Arab and the Palm Jumeirah, ride an ‘abra’ water taxi
across Dubai Creek, and visit Dubai Museum to uncover the city’s past. Plus,
peruse the gleaming shops of the Gold Souk, roam the aromatic Spice Souk, and
enjoy free time for lunch at glitzy Dubai Mall.
- Dubai day trip from Abu Dhabi by air-conditioned coach
- Behold the spectacular Burj Khalifah, the world’s highest
- See top Dubai attractions including the Palm Jumeirah and Burj
- Visit Dubai Museum and sail Dubai Creek on a wooden abra
- Stroll and shop your way around Deira’s colorful Gold and Spice
- Get free time for lunch at stunning Dubai Mall, with its
countless restaurants and shops
- Learn all about Dubai’s rise to prominence and its architectural
What You Can Expect
Meet your guide at your central Abu Dhabi hotel, then hop aboard
a comfortable, air-conditioned coach. Gaze
out at the desert and Arabian Gulf as you travel to Dubai and, after around 1.5
hours on the road, relish your first sight of its skyscrapers, rising
mirage-like from the desert.
Drive to the Palm Jumeirah, the man-made archipelago shaped like
a palm tree and marvel at the mighty Atlantis, The Palm hotel that soars up
from its outer edges.
Admire the sail-shaped Burj
one of the world’s tallest hotels at 1,053 feet (321 meters), and crane your
neck to see the tip of the breathtaking Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest
building at 2,716 feet (828 meters) as your guide explains how it took six
years to build with up to 12,000 workers on site each day.
Stop at Dubai Mall, the city's state-of-the-art shopping mall,
and enjoy free time for some retail therapy or lunch (own expense) at any of the
restaurants or food courts.
Pay a visit to Dubai Museum, housed in the 18th-century Al
Fahidi Fort, and trace the city’s rise to 21st-century metropolis through the
interesting displays, replica buildings and other exhibits.
Sail across Dubai Creek on a traditional abra water taxi and delve
into the Deira district to visit its souks. Stroll around the Gold Souk past
shops shining with gold and precious stones; and explore the traditional Spice
Souk, where the stalls brim with exotic spices, herbs and other goodies. Get
haggling tips from your guide and perhaps snap up some bargains as reminders of
When your Dubai tour ends, return to Abu Dhabi where your day
finishes with a hotel drop-off.
- Hotel pickup and
- Professional guide
- Transport by
- Entrance fees
- Confirmation will be
received at time of booking
city tour from Abu Dhabi with English-speaking guide
- Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility
of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet
requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an
alternative or full refund