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Dubai Sightseeing Day Trip from Abu Dhabi

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Discover the different faces of glittering Dubai on a day trip from Abu Dhabi. Travel to the neighboring emirate by air-conditioned vehicle and explore its 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.
  • Experience Dubai’s highlights in a day from Abu Dhabi
  • See the Burj Khalifa, the Palm, and Burj Al Arab with guided commentary
  • Fully rounded tour: Visit Dubai Museum and shop at Dubai Mall and souks
  • Coach travel, entry fees, and hotel pickup and drop-off included
What to Expect
Depart your central Abu Dhabi hotel by air-conditioned coach and journey through the desert to Dubai. After roughly 90 minutes, arrive and head to Dubai's palm-tree-shaped island of Palm Jumeirah. Take in the island’s huge Atlantis hotel before traveling to Jumeirah Beach for stunning views of the sail-shaped Burj Al Arab hotel. Then, stop to marvel at the Burj Khalifa, the world’s highest tower at 2,716 feet (828 meters), before visiting Dubai Mall, the vast shopping center set below it. Enjoy free time for shopping and lunch (own expense) here before exploring Dubai Museum and crossing Dubai Creek on a public abra (wooden boat) to delve into Deira’s souks. Get bartering tips from your guide at the Gold Souk and wander through the Spice Souk, passing stalls piled with spices, herbs, sweets, and nuts. Your day concludes with a drop-off at your Abu Dhabi hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Any Hotels or Malls With in Abu Dhabi City Limits
Departure Time
8:30 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point at approximately 6pm
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Professional guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We ordered a trip from Abu Dhabi to Dubai. Majeed was our driver and guide. Great knowledge of UAE, history and present times. He told stories very interestingly and with passion. He took us to many places where we would never go. If you have the option to choose a driver, ask
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It was a very interesting tour. our guide Sudath was very knowledgeable and enthusiatic to inform about past present and future of Dubai. He introduced us to lots of amazing landmarks. Personally I was most impressed by old Dubai and the life near the river. I can recommend this
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Response from EmiratesTour, Manager at Dubai Sightseeing Day Trip from Abu Dhabi
Responded 26 Jun 2019
Thank you so much for your kind feedback R P, we really appreciate your time sending it to us! We are very glad knowing that you had a wonderful day out with your city tour. We will pass to Sudath your great compliments. Hoping to see you again on our tours with your next visit!.
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It was a fantastic experience, and Shabbir was terrific, he was amiable and informative. I was on my own, and with me, there was another family. It was a whole day trip, and we visited some of the main attractions of Dubai.
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My friends and I booked a day trip to Dubai from Abu Dhabi. We were fortunate to have Saleem Puthan as our driver. He was prompt, courteous and very knowledgeable about the city. In addition, we stayed much longer than the 10-hour day...16 hours to be exact! Saleem was patient
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We booked a sight-seeing tour from Abu Dhabi to Dubai trough „Get your guide“ and everything was perfect. The pick-up was absolutely in time, the tour was really good, we saw all the hot-spots in Dubai and our Guide Kan (Kanhaiya) was sooooo nice and friendly, he told us all the
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Response from EmiratesTour, Manager at Dubai Sightseeing Day Trip from Abu Dhabi
Responded 15 Apr 2019
Thank you so much Annenaumann in sending us your wonderful feedback, Emirates Tours & Safari LLC greatly appreciate your time! We are pleased to know that you had a great time on your day trip within the amazing landmarks of Dubai with one of our best guide Kanhaiya who is mostly commended by our guest in providing memorable tour to all our guests. Hoping to see you again on our tours on your next holiday!
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