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Dhow Dinner Cruise

Port Zayed, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
971 2 644 5117
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Ranked #44 of 73 Activities in Abu Dhabi
Type: Boat Tours, Sightseeing Tours
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UK
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We were picked up at 7 at our hotel as per the booking. The mini bus driver was a hard man - hard on the accelerator, hard on the brakes and hard on the horn. Not the best drive around Dubai to get to the Dhow, but we were there early. On board everything looked good, and we were ready... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Opportunity to sail down the Corniche and enjoy the shoreline of Abu Dhabi Corniche, on a Dhow boat. Lovely food served and good scenery.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The experience on this cruise was average ... Not so great. They don't have much too offer. The view around is good. Food for vegetarians is average. Not worth spending so much !! There are better things to enjoy at Dubai!!

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Manila, Philippines
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58 reviews 58 reviews
50 attraction reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I enjoyed the Dhow Cruise in the late afternoon as it was included on my tour list. It only last for an hour but it was a nice experience. Foods are available on purchase and drinks as well. Better to choose a nice Cruise for a better experience but simple cruise can do if you just want to see the... More

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Rosebud, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

After reading all the other reviews we didn't expect much. We were picked up on time and the cruise started without too much delay. Our meal was very nice and plenty of it. The drinks were a good selection and the service excellent. We spent nearly an hour on the top deck with the other guests after the meal and... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014 via mobile

I have to say we were excited about the cruise. However just few hours before the departure I luckily checked the e-mail to find out the cruise was canceled. It ruined our plans for the evening. So if you dont want to be dissapointed, rather book something more reliable.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Cruise was only 8:45-1015. Badly organized. Bad service. For 4 people we got 1 small bottle of water, had to ask twice for more. Had to bring food from deck below up--on a moving boat. Food was just ok. Those who sat at front of boat had to be moved while still eating to make room for Tanura dance. Music... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I actually liked it. We sat with our group ..the food was delicious. But my only complaint was they didn't play any music.. so it was kinda boring in the end.

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UK
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We went on this tour in Dubai. The journey was nice and relaxing and one of the puddings was nice but overall the food was average - not what you would expect for the price. If you are relaxed about pick up times you'll be OK but we were told pick up time was 7:00pm and we didn't get picked... More

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Manila, Philippines
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119 reviews 119 reviews
67 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We were told to be there 15 minutes before 730. And we were. But the cruise didn't start until 830! We didn't know if it was because they were still waiting for other passengers or our guide just told us the time they allowed guests to board the ship. A few minutes after the cruise started, a lousy magician started... More

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