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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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We have been on a number of these open top tours across the world and this was one of the better ones. There are a number of different routes covering,the 'Marina' area, downtown... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW via mobile

Great way to see Dubai ! Bottle water supplied on the buses are great since it's so hot there! So much to see and I recommend this Hop on and hop off bus!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

The ticket seller was very convincing as to why we should go with BB rather than the opposition. We caught the red line with instructions to change at the next stop for the green line out to the Palm. Even though buses are advertised as running every 30 minutes that is a falsehood. We sat at the changeover stop for... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

We decided to do a Big Bus tour to orientate ourselves in the City as we have in many cities before, unfortunately we spent the who, day looking at traffic lights and traffic jams. We started at Souk Madinat and decided to go to the Old City (the red route) We were advised to take one stop on the blue... More 

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Thank you Big Bus - We have just returned from Dubai and while there took advantage of the 48 hour ticket. The service was efficient and while some buses might not run exactly to the minute that wasn't a problem for us. We saw places and things that we would never have seen if it wasn't for the tour. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

We took the Big Bus tour of Dubai two weeks ago. Being new to the brash and overwhelming nature of Dubai, this was a great way to get an overview and orientate ourselves. However, what we didn't at first realise was the tremendous added value to the tour. Free entry to the Old Dubai museum, which was an intellectual highlight... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Our audio tour pointed out landmarks nowhere near us on the route, repeated sections (presumably to help the bus catch up) and was wholly uninteresting. I think some of the hotels must have paid the company to advertise their pools and bars on the tour. The bus also made an unannounced 30 min stop that ruined our connection plan with... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We bought the 48hr Ticket ( not a cheap option ) which if you can make full use of and its free offers I suppose could be considered good value. The timings of the tours make it very difficult to complete them all even in the 48hr time limit which is not really 48hr as if you want to travel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We have been on a number of these open top tours across the world and this was one of the better ones. There are a number of different routes covering,the 'Marina' area, downtown Dubai and the old town amongst other. We had the 48 hour pass which was sufficient for us to take in the majority of the sites in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Great way to see Dubai with so little time, gave us information an great viewing. Because of this we where able next day to pick points we wanted to see more of

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Despite living in Dubai I have been on the Big Bus tours 6 times in the 8 months I have been here! I take all my visitors on them as they are informative, interesting and give you a view of the city that otherwise could remain a mystery. I have done the 3 day tours, the night tour twice and... More 

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