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The Yellow Boats

Open today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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We're big and yellow and we love the waters of the Arabian Gulf... ... And if you love being on the water, then you couldn't be in better hands. Whether you're looking for a unique sightseeing experience, a leisurely group excursion or a fun-filled...more
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Dubai Marina Walk | Opposite Spinneys Supermarket, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were transported for 90 minutes through Dubai’s well-known landmarks from a yellow speed boat skippered by the funnily entertaining Varun. We started the tour by calmly threading the waters of the Dubai Marina. Once we were out by the sea we got to enjoy...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Melania_Cruz_Limjoco
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really informative and enjoyable. Rod was an amazing host. Highly recommended, learnt a lot about Dubai in such a short amount of time

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MandyR1367
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was great experience! Had a wonderful time with amazing staff! Strongly recommend this trip for everyone!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kinia777
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is worth it to have an hour boat ride experience around Marina. It is fascinating how in short period of time they were able to build such amazing architecture, grand and luxurious. Thanks for the brief history and quick facts given to is by...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Janie Jeffy M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went out just before sunset for the 90 minute cruise it was brilliant as we got a mix of what it looked like in daylight and then on the way back the marina was all lit up.. Amazing

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cillian O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My nephew (who is visiting for the first time) and I just arrived to Dubai from Cairo and after settling in and recharging...I’ve decided that we do the Yellow Boat Ride. Since he wanted to see Dubai at night, I booked the 6pm schedule and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bongdfuente
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a fantastic time on a 90 minutes tour around the Palm. The staff are really friendly, and they'll take photos for you. They serve bottled water frequently. You will get splashed, and the water is really salty so does sting a bit -...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PackThePJs
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice trip with 99 minutes from marina to Burj AlArab which is really gorgeous view with a lot of island marina landscapes, Atlantis,Burj AlArb , Dubai eye ,the tour guide crystal very good and friendly so as the boat driver

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sammory84
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went on the 75 minute tour this time, sea was a bit choppy, but it was a great ride, highly recommended!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wanderer876
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had the 75 minute trip out with my brother and father and it was great. Got to see great views over the skyline from the sea and then a great view over Atlantis from the boat. Ronald was a great guide who made the trip...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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December 12, 2018|
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Response from 770adilr | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes I would contact them, however if you have already paid then I doubt they would. But will be best to confirm with them.
Angela B
December 5, 2018|
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Response from TheYellowBoats | Property representative |
Hi Angela, the dress code is causal and we recommend you to bring a jacket as it can occasionally be cool if there is a breeze off the sea. Enjoy!
Angela B
November 26, 2018|
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Response from UKTraveller840 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Angela We did our trip in July so very warm, shirts and polo shirt but was still warm as you all have a life vest on. We have just come back 2 weeks ago and still 29c so same applies. We did not get wet but maybe a small... More