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12-Minute Dubai Helicopter Tour

1. 12-Minute Dubai Helicopter Tour

Your 12-minute helicopter tour takes off from the Dubai Police Academy - Helidubai Helipad and quickly offers you a panoramic view of Palm Jumeirah and Atlantis as you cross the trunk of The Palm. As your aerial tour continues you’ll fly above the sparkling Dubai beaches and get a closer look at the 7-star Burj Al Arab Hotel. Marvel at the architectural masterpieces found only in Dubai, such as the Burj Khalifa, which is the tallest building in the world and the JW Marquis Marriot, which is the tallest hotel in the world. You’ll also have unobstructed views of the Dubai Canal and the impressive structures at the Business Bay. So, let the logistics be taken care of and relax with an air-conditioned return transfer from your hotel in Dubai by selecting the "with transfer" option.

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Dubai: Hot Air Balloon Ride

2. Dubai: Hot Air Balloon Ride

Experience the adventure of a lifetime on a hot air balloon ride in Dubai. Begin by enjoying a complimentary pre-flight breakfast before hopping aboard a hot air balloon with an experienced English-speaking guide. From above, witness Dubai’s city skyline and the endless desert, the Hajar Mountains and bright green oases. Spot Arabian Oryx, gazelles and wandering camels in their natural habitat as the sun rises over the Arabian Desert. Once back on the ground, enjoy a drop-off back at your hotel.

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Dubai: Sunrise Balloon Flight with Breakfast & Falcon Photo

3. Dubai: Sunrise Balloon Flight with Breakfast & Falcon Photo

Your balloon adventure starts out with an early morning pick-up at your hotel. Then, head out before sunrise to the desert to begin a 4-hour adventure! You’ll float above the Arabian Desert for about an hour in the rising morning sun. In addition to seeing giant red sand dunes you’ll be on the lookout for camels, wild gazelles, vivid green oases, date farms, and the ever-changing shadows on the desert landscape. Keep an eye out for the mighty Arabian oryx in their natural habitat. Once you have landed, drive to a private desert conservation reserve and freshen up in the clean, private bathrooms. Get the opportunity to take a photo with a Peregrine falcon and enjoy a scrumptious breakfast of delicacies such as hand-cut smoked salmon, a fruit platter, and more.  After the end of this magical ride you’ll be transferred back to the city and dropped off at your hotel.

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Dubai: Hot Air Balloon Ride with Camel Ride & Falcon Photo

4. Dubai: Hot Air Balloon Ride with Camel Ride & Falcon Photo

Your hot air balloon adventure begins early in the morning, when you’ll be picked up from your hotel and taken to the Margham Desert for a refreshment and a briefing from the pilot. Next, you’ll be driven over the red sand dunes of the Dubai desert to your take-off location, where you’ll witness the inflation of the hot air balloon on the ground. After takeoff, you’ll float above the Arabian desert and enjoy the sunrise from 4000 feet above the ground, taking in breathtaking views of the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve and native wildlife. Once you’ve landed, you'll be driven back to the Margham desert to freshen up, take photos with a falcon, and enjoy an Arabic Style buffet breakfast. Finally, be dropped off back at your hotel where your tour will end.

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Dubai: 22-Minute Helicopter Flight

5. Dubai: 22-Minute Helicopter Flight

Climb aboard for an exciting helicopter flight from the Dubai Police Academy, and then fly over the breathtaking wonders of Dubai, including Palm Jumeirah and the Atlantis the Palm Hotel. Look down on the unique World Islands archipelago. Cruise above the beaches of Dubai and see the Burj al Arab from a different perspective. Admire the world's tallest building from up high as you get closer to the Burj Khalifa. Fly over the heritage area of Al Fahidi to see the historical wind towers. Pass over the spice bazaar of the Old Souk and the monuments of Dubai Creek. Listen to a commentary from your live guide and ask any questions you may have.

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Dubai: Hot Air Balloon, Desert Safari, Quad Biking, and More

6. Dubai: Hot Air Balloon, Desert Safari, Quad Biking, and More

Your desert adventure begins early in the morning when you’ll be picked up from your hotel and taken to Margham Desert for a refreshment and briefing from the pilot. Next, you’ll be driven over the red sand dunes of the Dubai desert to your takeoff location, where you’ll witness the inflation of the hot air balloon on the ground. After takeoff, you’ll float above the Arabian desert and enjoy the sunrise from 4000 feet above the ground, taking in breathtaking views of the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve and native wildlife. Once you’ve landed, you'll be driven back to Margham Desert to freshen up and have your photo taken with a falcon. Next up, you’ll have a safety talk before experiencing the thrill of quad biking over the desert dunes and enjoying a camel ride. On the safari, your guide will drive you in a 4x4 vehicle over towering sand dunes, deep into the heart of the desert. At your destination, enjoy an authentic Arabic-style breakfast before being dropped off back at your hotel.

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Dubai: Scenic Helicopter Tour

7. Dubai: Scenic Helicopter Tour

Take off from the Dubai Police Academy helipad and then ascend towards the Emirates Mall, the Jumeirah Lakes, and Emirates Hills. Turn towards the Marina and see the Ain Dubai, the largest Ferris wheel in the world. Head inland to the famous 7-star Burj Al Arab Hotel. Fly over the Palm Jumeirah, Atlantis Hotel, and The World Islands Arhipelagago. As you reach the Jumeirah shoreline, admire the stunning Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world. Fly onwards to Port Rashid and finally Dubai Creek, where you will see the most historic buildings of the city situated next to modern developments.

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Dubai: Helicopter Flight Over The Palm Jumeirah

8. Dubai: Helicopter Flight Over The Palm Jumeirah

Make your stay in Dubai more memorable with a 17-minute helicopter flight over The Palm Jumeirah, and enjoy breathtaking views of the city's sights. Climb aboard your helicopter at the Dubai Police Academy, and look down on the scenic beauty of the Burj Al Arab, built in the form of the sail of a sailing ship, and the only 7-star hotel in the world. Look down on the luxury developments of The Palm Jumeirah, part of the Palm Island project and home to the iconic Atlantis Hotel. Get a closer view of the Burj Khalifa and the city's Business Bay District. Enjoy panoramic views of some of Dubai's record-breaking structures, such as the world's tallest hotel (JW Marriot), Emirates Towers, and Dubai Mall (the largest shopping mall in the world). Return to Mother Earth with memories to last a lifetime.

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Dubai: Premium Hot Air Balloon Flight with ATV & Horse Ride

9. Dubai: Premium Hot Air Balloon Flight with ATV & Horse Ride

A hot air balloon in Dubai with the award-winning Balloon Adventures is truly unique. Not only do you get to float over the Dubai desert at 4,000ft, but after the flight, the adventure continues traversing the desert in museum-quality Limited land Cruisers. A gourmet breakfast à la carte is served in an authentic desert setting on a Royal desert retreat. The experience includes pick up and drop off from Dubai hotels. All hot air balloon baskets are equipped with GoPros so that you can hold on to the memory for years to come.

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What people are saying about Dubai

The collection went very well. The balloon ride was just great and the sunrise. The breakfast was good and there was something for everyone

O vôo foi espetacular! Adoramos o atendimento, o café da manhã e os animais! Parabéns a toda equipe!

Amazing Experience ! Loved it The team is so nice I recommend greatly

Amazing experience from start to finish! Well worth it!

You can't do better - top from start to finish!