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Address: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number: 971 (0) 4 340 7709
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Description: Hop-on Hop-off sightseeing Tour of Dubai. Discover Dubai aboard a...
Hop-on Hop-off sightseeing Tour of Dubai. Discover Dubai aboard a traditional open top double-decker bus, the king of all sightseeing vehicles.From the towering sail-shaped Burj Al Arab Hotel to the mysterious Gold and Spice Souks, a Big Bus Tour is the best way to see Dubai’s breathtaking landmarks. With 20 stops all over Dubai, you can design your own itinerary and hop-on and hop-off at any stop of your choice to organize your sightseeing day the way you want it. The ticket combines two routes in one, the Beach tour and the City tour and includes recorded commentary in a choice of 8 languages: English, Arabic, Farsi, Russian, Hindi, French, German and Italian. Extend your experience and join us on the 2 hour panoramic Night Tour with live-guided commentary in English departing from 2 points at 7:30 PM and 8:30 PM.Tickets are available with a validity of 24 hours or 48 hours, as Combo ticket for Dubai Day and Night Tour or as Combo ticket for Dubai and Abu Dhabi. All buses are air-conditioned.The ticket includes: Unlimited hop on-hop off facility at 20 points around the city of Dubai from 9am – 5pm daily Two routes: 1hr 45 min City Tour and 3 hrs Beach Tour (without stop) Free Arabian Dhow Cruise (4 times daily) Free entrance into Dubai Museum and Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum’s House Free Walking Tour daily from Oct -April (11:00h and 15:30h)Prices:Dubai Day Tour 24hrs: Adult AED 220, Child AED 100, Family AED 540Dubai Day Tour 48hrs: Adult AED 295, Child AED 130, Family AED 720Dubai Day & Night Tour Combo: Adult AED 295, Child AED 150, Family AED 840Dubai & Abu Dhabi Day Tour Combo: Adult AED 350, Child AED 150, Family AED 740Bus stops:20 Stops all over Dubai incl. Souq Madinat Jumeirah, Burj Al Arab, Atlantis The Palm, Mall of Emirates, Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa, Jumeirah mosque…
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Great way to see a bit of everything

We got the 48 hour package and managed to do all 3 routes that were offered. It's quite a tiring tour as it's packed with so many places but it's nice that there's the offer to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

We got the 48 hour package and managed to do all 3 routes that were offered. It's quite a tiring tour as it's packed with so many places but it's nice that there's the offer to hop on and off whenever you want so you kind of have control of your schedule. It's important to do research about where to... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

We bought the 48hrs combo ticket which gave us a great opportunity to discover the whole city by day and night. Anthony the tour guide was very good and funny!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

We bought a 24-hour pass which was very expensive. It includes a lot (3 routes, lots of extras). But the problem is that the traffic and the poor schedule of the buses prevents you from being able to take advantage of it. The connections between buses are poorly timed, and you end up waiting a lot. Even a single loop... More 

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Travelling on an open deck bus in Dubai is like sitting in a fan forced oven. Just saying. The tour is a non stop bus ride with glimpses of some of the landmark buildings that comprise the Dubai skyline. I was under the misapprehension that the evening fountain show was on the itinerary. It was not as enlightening as I... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

I was in Dubai for 2 days and the 48 hour ticket was perfect. I did the blue and green lines one day, and the red line on the following day. It's a great way to see what Dubai has to offer and should you be staying longer, can help you decide where to go back to. I added the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

the commentary was OK, the tour itself wasn't bad BUT, they promoted a free 1 hr Dubai Creek Tour with a line on their map highlighting the route. The boat was insanely slow - it didn't travel half the way down the creek that the line indicated. There were too many long stops - my experience in the past with... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

We like doing these tours in most cities we visit just because it takes you to most of the major tourist attractions without any fuss. This particular time we only had one day to get around the city, which was not a problem as the tour company have a 24 hour pass and 3 different bus lines to follow. Being... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

I loved the night bus tour and I advise people to go and there is a very entertaining host called Richard. Dubai is one beautiful place at night experience you will always remember.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

My experience is big bus was so bad because I buy tickets from my hotel for 24 hours I want to by 48 hours ticket but agents says I have not 48 hours ticket you buy 24 hours tickets and upgrade at station and get many facilities but I reached tha station thay demand more than money for facilities they... More 

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Englewood, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We liked being able to see so much of the city given the little bit of time we had for sight seeing. The two day tour is jam packed, to the point where you find yourself rushing to fit everything in. What we really didn't like was the infrequency of the buses - led to some wasted time.

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Address: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number: 971 (0) 4 340 7709
Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai

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