About Dubai Half Day City Tour

The Dubai half-day city tour is perfect for visitors who want to get a snapshot of the city’s key highlights in a short amount of time. On this tour, you will see the Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard, Al Maktoum International Airport, the Dubai Mall, and the Dubai Marina. The tour begins at Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard and takes you on a walk through the luxurious area, before proceeding to the airport. Here, you can explore the terminals and take in views of Dubai’s impressive skyline. After touring the airport, your guide will take you on a walk-through Dubai Mall, one of the world’s largest shopping centers.

You'll have plenty of time to explore on your own or join other travelers in a game of shopping arcade treasure hunting. If you're looking for an adrenaline rush, head over to Jebel Ali Beach where you can parasail or indulge in other water sports. Alternatively, visit one of Dubai's many museums – like the Sheikh Zayed Museum or the Dubai Museum of Modern Art – before ending your day with dinner at an upscale restaurant. You'll also have the opportunity to explore some of the Emirate's charming neighborhoods like Jumeirah and Deira.

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  • Many of these tours include free admission to some nearby museums. This tour covers the highlights of Dubai, including the iconic Burj Khalifa, Dubai Mall, and the world's largest shopping mall, The Dubai Mall.

  • By booking with us, you'll avoid long lines and crowds, making your experience more enjoyable. You can book your tour online, so there's no need to wait on hold or deal with confusing ticketing options.

  • The tours are conducted by professional guides who are well-informed and passionate about their work.

  • By booking your tour with us, you'll get to explore some of the city's most popular attractions, including the Dubai Mall and the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, without spending all day on your feet.

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Half-Day City Tour in Dubai with Dubai Frame
  • Discover Dubai's highlights on a Dubai half-day city tour with Dubai Frame! On this whirlwind tour, you'll visit the iconic Souks of Dubai, see the luxurious architecture of Dubai Marina and walk in the footsteps of the Sheikh Zayed Road.

  • The Dubai Frame tour begins with a visit to the iconic Burj Khalifa and proceeds to explore Sheikh Zayed Road, home to some of the world's most luxurious hotels.

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Half-Day Dubai City Tour and Premium Red Dunes Drive
  • Here you can explore the souks, arches, and spice bazaars. Next, head to Palm Jumeirah for a closer look at the luxurious homes and resorts. Finally, finish your tour by touring Dubai's iconic Red Dunes Desert.

  • Premium Red Dunes Drive is a 12-hour tour that covers all the must-see sights in Half Day City, from the bustling downtown district to the beautiful beaches and lush green neighborhoods.

  • Along the way, you'll hear stories about the city's history and culture, and get to see some of its most iconic landmarks.

Dubai City Sightseeing Tour
Half-Day Dubai City Tour with Evening Red Dunes Desert Safari
  • If you are looking for a Dubai city half-day sightseeing tour that will take you to some of the most iconic landmarks in Dubai, the Dubai City Tour with Evening Red Dunes Desert Safari is perfect!
  • This tour begins with a visit to the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, which was built by Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the founder of Dubai.

  • You will head over to Atlantis Mall, which is one of the largest shopping malls in the Middle East.

Itinerary of Dubai Half Day City Tour

Dubai City

Dubai is a bustling city with endless shopping and entertainment options. On this Dubai half-day city tour, you'll see some of the most famous destinations in Dubai. The first stop is the Sheikh Zayed Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the world. The mosque is also home to the world's tallest gold dome, reaching 168 meters. Next on your list is Dubai Mall, the biggest shopping mall in the world. You'll be able to find everything you need here, including luxury brands like Louis Vuitton and Gucci. If you're looking for a little more excitement, head to The Dubai Fountain show. This water spectacular features more than 50 jets shooting water high into the air.

It's definitely worth a watch! Afterward, it's time for some lunch. Head over to The Dubai Mall's food court for some delicious Middle Eastern cuisine. Alternatively, you could take a walk down Souk al Bahar and try some traditional Arab dishes at one of the many restaurants there. Finally, it's time to end your day of fun in Dubai! Head over to Burj Al Arab for an unforgettable view of Dubai Bay and the Palm Jumeirah skyline. This luxurious hotel is worth checking out!

Dubai Half-Day City Tour and Sightseeing Options

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Bus Tours

Starting from Dubai International Airport, you can take a half-day city tour or Sightseeing bus tour to see the highlights of Dubai. The Dubai city half-day sightseeing tour starts with a ride to the Palm Jumeirah area and then on to Downtown Dubai. The Sightseeing bus tour offers a more comprehensive view of Dubai, taking you to Burj Khalifa, Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi's Heritage Village, and the Dubai Harbour. You will also see the traditional souks and bazaars in this area.

Helicopter Tours

If you are looking for a half-day city tour to introduce you to the most important sights in Dubai, then a helicopter tour is the perfect option. You'll be able to see some of Dubai's most famous landmarks, like the Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Mall, from a different perspective than on foot. Depending on your chosen tour, you may also be able to take in stunning views of the cityscape and its intricate details.

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Sightseeing Dhow Cruise

The Dubai Half-Day City Tour takes you on a journey around the city, starting at the majestic Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard and ending at Sheikh Zayed Road. There are many attractions and landmarks to see on this tour, including the Dubai Mall, Burj Khalifa, Emirates Palace and Jebel Ali Port.

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Seaplane Tour

Upon arrival in Dubai, your local guide will meet and greet you before leading you on the Half Day City Tour. This Seaplane tour begins at the iconic Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and proceeds to explore traders' souks, including Gold Souk, Spice Souk, and Diamond Souk, before making its way to The Dubai Mall. Next, take a walk-through of Jumeirah Beach Residence and Arabtec Tower before finishing up at Burj Khalifa - the world's tallest building.

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  • Dubai Fountain at Burj Khalifa.
  • Jebel Ali Free Zone.
  • The Dubai Mall.
  • The Souk Al Bahar market.
  • The Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard.

FAQ's of Dubai Half Day City Tour

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    The Dubai Half-Day City Tour is an excellent way to see the highlights of this bustling metropolis. The tour begins at the Dubai Mall, one of the Middle East's largest and most popular shopping malls. After browsing through some of the stores, you'll head to Sheikh Mohammed's Mosque for a look at its impressive architecture.

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