About Dubai Water Canal Tour

The Dubai Water Canal is one of the most popular attractions of the city that epitomizes Dubai’s dedication to innovative engineering. This man-made canal has colourful waters illuminated by the city’s sky-high buildings and a captivating waterfront that stretches for more than 6 kilometres.

Taking a relaxing cruise on these beautiful waters is one of the famous things to do in the Dubai Canal. The Dubai Water Canal dhow cruise sails you across the city’s most modern and stylish sights in the company of delectable food and engaging entertainment. On this 2-hour cruise, you will drift through the heart of Dubai crossing glamorous attractions like Sheikh Zayed Waterfall Bridge, Burj Khalifa, Ras Al Khor Sanctuary and JW Mariott Marquis.

What is special about the cruise is that you can witness the artificially operated Sheikh Zayed Bridge waterfall that stops functioning to make way for the vessels in the canal. You can also see a well-developed canal walk adjacent to the Water Canal with good walking pathways and cycling lanes. The Dubai Water Canal tour is made even more exciting with a fine dining experience on the cruise that includes an international dinner buffet along with live Tanura dance performances, music concerts and puppet shows.

Book Dubai Water Canal Tour Online

Book Dubai Water Canal tour online in advance to avail unbelievable discounts and offers on the entry ticket price. You can also book the cruise date and time slot as per convenience based on availability. The Dubai Water Canal cruise tickets include a two-hour unforgettable cruise experience on the waters of the Dubai Water Canal. You can witness charming views of the city’s skyline illuminated with towering skyscrapers and the momentous attractions of the city like Burj Khalifa, JW Marriott Hotel and Downtown Dubai. You can also opt for combo packages that include a lavish dinner buffet, entry ticket to the La Perle Show and sunset cruise along with the canal tour tickets.

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  • Witness the traditional Egyptian storytelling performance, known as Tanaura Dance and Laser show

  • Gaze the picturesque sunset of the Burj Khalifa as you sail by the Dubai Water Canal

  • Enjoy a spectacular dinner cruise along the Dubai Marina, located in the heart of city.

  • Experience the magic of Arabian nights with mesmerizing view of the skyscrapers, along with the skyline illuminated in the night

  • Treat yourself with an amazing evening filled with a variety of local and international buffet which includes various Arabic delicacies.

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Must Know Before You Go
  • The Pick up will be arranged from your Dubai hotel / residence only and not from the Airport
  • Cruise departs at 8:00 pm. In case you select the option without transfers your required to report direct at the location 30 minutes prior to the departure time.
  • The pick up / drop off timing on Sharing transfers can be modified as per the trip schedule by 30 to 60 minutes, depending on traffic conditions and your location.
  • The customer needs to submit the details within 48 working hours of the bookings. In case he/she fails to submit the details, the bookings will be canceled without any refund.
  • Washroom facilities are separate for both men and women.
  • The voucher is valid only on the date and time specified.
  • Transfer option is available for this Dubai water canal cruise with dinner tour on Sharing and Private depending on the Booking selection.
  • Guests fail to report within the given time it will be a NO Show and there will be no Rescheduling or Refund for it.
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Dubai Water Canal Cruises Deals

 Water Canal Cruise and La Perle Show with Dinner
Water Canal Cruise and La Perle Show with Dinner

Enjoy a relaxing Dubai water canal cruise and a mesmerizing acrobatic show at La Perle with the Water Canal Cruise and La Perle Show combo package. The ticket includes a wonderful cruise on a luxury dhow along the banks of Dubai Water Canal followed by a lavish dinner buffet featuring cuisines from all over the world. You can witness stunning views of the city’s illuminated skyline, Burj Khalifa Tower and Imagine attraction as you cruise towards La Perle. The ticket also comprises a Silver Pass to participate in Dubai’s #1 stage-based live acrobatic La Perle show with spectacular aerial and aquatic stunts.

 Private Creek Harbour and Water Canal Cruise
Private Creek Harbour and Water Canal Cruise

Book Private Creek Harbour and Water Canal cruise combo package to spend a lovely evening in the waters of Dubai. The package includes a fascinating two-hour Dubai water canal tour that starts at Private Creek harbour. As you voyage along the Dubai Water Canal, you can catch a glimpse of the city’s iconic attractions like the world’s tallest Burj Khalifa tower, Business Bay, Design District D3, Tolerance Bridge and the new Dubai Waterfall on Sheikh Zayed Road. You can request the captain of the ship to make a short stop at your convenience and drench in the beauty of the surrounding scenery.

Luxury Canal Dinner Cruise with Optional Transfers
Luxury Canal Dinner Cruise with Optional Transfers

The Luxury Canal Dinner Cruise with Optional Transfers package includes an enchanting Dubai Water canal cruise along with a lavish dinner buffet on board. Board the luxurious glass-enclosed dhow for a memorable cruise trip on the waters of Dubai Water canal complemented by a fine dining experience. The ticket includes a welcome drink on arrival followed by iced refreshments and dates, after which you will be taken to the table for drinks. You can indulge in a sumptuous feast featuring delicious appetizers, fresh salads, Arabic sweets and hot beverages. If you require pick-up and drop-off at the hotel, you can avail the transfers in this package.

 Luxury Dubai Canal Cruise + La Perle Silver Pass + Drop at La Perle
Luxury Dubai Canal Cruise + La Perle Silver Pass + Drop at La Perle

Go on a delightful dinner cruise on the man-made Dubai Water Canal and watch an enchanting theatrical performance at La Perle. The combo package Luxury Dubai Canal Cruise with La Perle Silver Pass and Drop at La Perle includes a ninety-minute cruise on the banks of Dubai Water Canal and a fulsome international dinner buffet on board. It also provides Silver Pass ticket to Dubai #1 La Perle Show which is a popular live show in the city with artistic performances, aerial stunts and thrilling acrobatics. After the show, you will be dropped at La Perle Dock Area.

Sunset or Evening Dubai Canal Cruise
Sunset or Evening Dubai Canal Cruise

The Sunset or Evening Dubai Canal Cruise package comes with an exciting Dubai Water Canal tour that can either be availed during the sunset or evening hours as per convenience. You can witness the magical view of the sun setting below the horizon as it paints the sky in shades of orange during the sunset cruise. The evening cruise from 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM includes a luscious continental dinner buffet with welcome drinks, starters and soft drinks. You can enjoy sightseeing on both the cruises, watch famous tourist spots and engage in live Tanoura dance performances and puppet shows on the cruise.

Romantic Sightseeing Dhow Cruise Dinner on Dubai Water Canal
Romantic Sightseeing Dhow Cruise Dinner on Dubai Water Canal

Enjoy a romantic night with your loved one in the midst of water on a luxurious dhow cruise on the Dubai Water Canal. The Romantic Sightseeing Dhow Cruise Dinner on Dubai Water Canal ticket includes a breathtaking Dubai Water Canal dhow cruise along with a flavoursome dinner on the cruise. As you cruise on the banks of the canal, you will witness mesmerizing views of the landscape that set the mood right for a dreamy evening. Admire the beauty of the canal’s illuminated waterfall bridge, Dubai’s skyline, and notice world-famous attractions like Burj Khalifa, Business Bay, Downtown area and Dubai City Mall.

Types of Dubai Water Canal Cruises

Dubai Canal Dhow Cruise
Dubai Canal Dhow Cruise

The Dubai Water Canal Dhow cruise is a relaxing trip through the waters of the man-made canal that shows the Arabian Gulf in all its glory. This 2.5 kilometre cruise passes through iconic attractions like Burj Khalifa, Business Bay and the electronically controlled waterfall. The cruise ends with an international dinner buffet and traditional Arab dance performances.

Dubai Canal Yacht Cruise
Dubai Canal Yacht Cruise

The three-hour long yacht cruise in Dubai Water Canal on a luxury yacht is a wonderful trip that takes you on the gorgeous blue waters through major landmarks of Dubai. The upper deck is open and spacious to lounge and gaze at the scintillating skyline while the lower deck has three cabins and a restroom.

Dubai Canal Abra Ride
Dubai Canal Abra Ride

Abra is an ancient mode of transportation in the Emirati culture and hence an abra ride is a novel and customary experience for tourists. On the Dubai Canal Abra Ride, you can see the noteworthy locations of Dubai like Burj Khalifa, St. Regis Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road and Ras Al Khor Sanctuary.

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  • Dubai Water Canal has numerous smart charging stations so that you never run out of battery and free Wifi as well.
  • There are 5 stroller bridges over the canal for a comfortable evening stroll out of which only three connect both sides of the canal. The second bridge has a concrete slope that is perfect for cyclists to use.
  • There are five footbridges over the canal to make the canal a better place for those who come here on foot. These bridges are architectural marvels and have unique designs to help the walkers.
  • Each pedestrian bridge on the canal has elevators on both sides.
  • The area around the canal is facilitated with an elegant boardwalk, neat cycling lanes, running tracks, footpaths for walking and sitting benches for the visitors to use and enjoy.
  • Several cafes to hang out with friends and family, and shops to grab provisions are also available around the canal.

FAQ’s Of Dubai Water Canal Tour

How to book Dubai Water Canal Cruises online?

    You can book the Dubai Water Canal cruise online in advance by mentioning the number of people on board, date and time slot of the cruise as per your convenience. You will be sent an instant email confirmation of your tickets based on the availability.You also get skip-the-line access along with the entry tickets when booked online.

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