Burj Khalifa
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  • Snapshot: Essentials of Dubai Photo Stop Tour

    1. Snapshot: Essentials of Dubai Photo Stop Tour

    This is the ideal tour for you if you've only got limited time to see the essentials of Dubai! Get a quick taste of this city's extravagant atmosphere and modernism. This tour will take you from Deira to see amazing photo stops - the first will be the downtown area at the bottom of the Burj Khalifa with its musical fountains. Then, continue towards the Palm, an island shaped like a palm tree with amazing panoramic views of the Arabian Gulf. On the island, you'll pass by several luxury hotels to get to Atlantis hotel, where you can get some amazing shots for Instagram. Then, head back to the Jumairah area to see the iconic Burj Al Arab for another photo stop. Continue your tour along Jumairah road, discovering the famous Jumairah Mosque before heading to the Dubai Museum. Visit Old Dubai and see the traditional Abras boats crossing the creek before returning to your departure point near ...

    I was able to book this guide within 2 hours before it started. The driver was very courteous, and professional. Will book again in the future.

  • Dubai: Half-Day Modern City Tour

    2. Dubai: Half-Day Modern City Tour

    Get amazing photo opportunities of some of Dubai's most iconic architecture on a guided tour of the city's modern developments. Start in the downtown area and take in the impressive sight of the Burj Khalifa, the tallest structure in the world at 829.8 meters tall. Go to Dubai Mall and discover the home of more than 1,200 stores and a host of world-class designers. Ride a monorail to Palm Island and see the iconic Atlantis the Palm Hotel on the crescent of Palm Jumeirah. Pass the new Dubai Marina and take a walk with a short stop before driving through the new development of Jumeirah Lake Towers, where the plan is to build 80 new towers along the edges of 3 artificial lakes. Enter the residential district of Al Barsha, site of the famous Emirates Mall and its year-round indoor ski resort.

    The tour was excellent .....just to they are very honest too...I had forgotten my phone..after contacting the company they brought it back to my destination.....chapeau to them

  • Dubai: City Tour in a Convertible Ford Mustang

    3. Dubai: City Tour in a Convertible Ford Mustang

    Feel like a celebrity while exploring the luxurious city of Dubai from the comfort of a sporty cabriolet. This open-top city drive with a professional driver and guide will make for an unforgettable tour experience. Cruising in a convertible Ford Mustang or Miata MX5, see sights such as the world's tallest building, Burj Khalifa, and the legendary hotels Burj Al Arab and Atlantis. Travel along modern highways and roads and see the city's amazing skyline directly from the car. Learn all the facts and stories about the extraordinary sights you see and get opportunities to take the best pictures.

  • Dubai: Private Guided Tour

    4. Dubai: Private Guided Tour

    If you're a foodie, an architectural buff, or just passing by, there's a Dubai personal tour for you. From VIP day trips to Burj Khalifa stopover tours, each tour is a one-of-a-kind adventure thanks to German-English speaking tour guides full of passion and dedication to the job for over 10 years as professional Emirate Experts with Service Excellence Awards. Burj Khalifa, the highest tower in the world can be visited away from the tourism mass. Learn informative, entertaining, and special facts about the country and its people, and discover the true Dubai with your tour guide. You can discuss your interests with the guide in advance and suggest places that you would like to visit. Whether you take a tour of the Emirati golf courses or simply through the city, your tour guide will show you the city and region in an entertaining way. You have the option of seeing local markets, enjoying...

  • Dubai: Bus Tour with Transfer

    5. Dubai: Bus Tour with Transfer

    Start with pickup from your accommodation in Dubai and head to the old town. Experience the historical side of Dubai and learn about the foundations of this metropolis. Stroll around the 18th-century Al Fahidi Fort, home of the Dubai Museum and the oldest existing building in the city. See the Jumeirah Mosque, known for its 8th-century Islamic architecture and said to be the most photographed mosque in the city. Watch the world go by at Dubai Creek and take photos of the traditional water taxis. Wander through the famous markets and gold and spice souks to absorb the bustling atmosphere. At the end of a day of sightseeing, enjoy the convenience of being dropped back off at your hotel.

  • Dubai: Full-Day Sightseeing Tour From Abu Dhabi

    6. Dubai: Full-Day Sightseeing Tour From Abu Dhabi

    Start your full-day Dubai adventure by meeting your guide in your hotel in Abu Dhabi. After a short meet and greet you will set-off to discover one of the world's most fascinating, modern cities - Dubai.  Begin your tour with a 95-minute drive to Dubai from Abu Dhabi - along the way, whilst heading through the outskirts of Dubai along the main highway you will witness one of the largest concentrations of skyscrapers in this region, and the third largest concentration in the world. This tour will showcase the difference between Old Dubai and New Dubai, giving you some insight into this multi-faceted city.  Visit popular tourist locations in Old Dubai such as: the Dubai Museum, Spice Market, Gold Souk and the Abra Ride (water taxi). Follow this with a trip to New Dubai where you will visit landmarks such as: Burj Al Arab, Palm Jumeriah, Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa. End your journey throu...

    Very informative and helpful guide. Was able to alter my drop off stop to suit my other arrangements.

  • Dubai: Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall and Dubai Opera Walking Tour

    7. Dubai: Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall and Dubai Opera Walking Tour

    Explore Downtown Dubai on a unique 2-hour walking tour which will delve into and educate you about Modern Dubai. It begins at the entrance of the fabulous Dubai Mall, from where you will walk to explore the Downtown neighborhood on foot. This tour sheds light on the modern development, architecture, and future vision for the city of Dubai. After departing from Dubai Mall, you will explore the MAD Gallery, the Palace Downtown Dubai, the Souk Al Bahar, the Dubai Dino, the Dubai Aquarium, the Burj Plaza, and the Dubai Fountain (the world’s tallest performing fountain at over 900 feet in length). Moving on, you will discover the Dubai Opera, the Burj Khalifa (the tallest man-made structure in the world), as well as the public outdoor artwork of Downtown Dubai. The tour will end near the entrance of the Burj Khalifa, which will allow for you to visit the Burj Khalifa at the end of the tour ...

    Delightful morning in Downtown Dubai, such in depth information about Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall and the surrounding buildings. Saw some great public outdoor artwork as well. The tour ended in the Burj Plaza and i ended up walking to the entrance of the Burj Khalifa then to buy tickets to the top!

  • Dubai Guided City Tour Full-Day

    8. Dubai Guided City Tour Full-Day

    You'll start your day with a visit to the Dubai Museum in the 18th century Al Fahidi Fort. Then, drive on to the Grand Jumeirah Mosque to learn more about Emirati culture and religion. You'll also visit Burj Al Arab for a photo stop followed by lunch at Souk Madinat Jumeirah, an authentic recreation of an ancient marketplace with traditional Middle Eastern style and ambience. After lunch, it's onwards to Jumeirah to enjoy a photo-worthy stop outside Atlantis the Palm before continuing to the Walk JBR. You'll also visit Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, where you can enjoy a spectacular fountain show. Wander along Dubai Creek, stop at the Textile Souk and cross a historic waterway in a traditional Abra boat to explore the Gold Souk and Spice Souk on the other side.

    Our guide,Osman, was knowledgeable, patient and made enjoy the experience. Everything was a pleasure. I would highly recommend this tour and the Osman.

  • Dubai: Private City Highlights Van Tour with Transfer

    9. Dubai: Private City Highlights Van Tour with Transfer

    Start your private city tour of Dubai with convenient pickup from your accommodation. Discover a city of contrasts, from historic monuments to contemporary skyscrapers. Explore the old town with its traditional souks. See the vibrant water taxis cruising down the Dubai Creek. Experience the beating heart of this coastal city at the Dubai Marina. Admire the super yachts and the man-made islands such as the Palm Jumeirah. Allow yourself to get swept up in the hustle and bustle of downtown Dubai. Gaze up at the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa, and stop to take photos in front of other modern architectural masterpieces. At the end of your tour, relax as your private guide takes care of taking you back to your hotel.

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What people are saying about Burj Khalifa

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 58 reviews

The tour was excellent .....just to they are very honest too...I had forgotten my phone..after contacting the company they brought it back to my destination.....chapeau to them

I was able to book this guide within 2 hours before it started. The driver was very courteous, and professional. Will book again in the future.

Really good experience with Riswen !! Thank you so much for everything It’s a really good guides, and for the pictures ahaha thank you so much

The tour was absolutely stunning! Our guide and driver Riswen was nice and very patient! Thank you for this perfect morning!

It was a great day tour where you could get a good impression of the city. Many thanks to Maria!