This tour is perfect if you want to discover both old and modern Dubai. First, discover the gold and spice souks, before going up the Burj Khalifa to the 124th floor. To finish, enjoy lunch at Deli in the Armani Hotel.
What to Expect
Enjoy a unique half-day tour of Dubai, exploring its old neighborhoods as well as some of the more traditional bazaars and souks. Following pick-up from your hotel, you will pass through the heritage area of Bastakiya. See the charming wind-tower houses built by the wealthy merchants of old Dubai. Continue to Al Fahidi Fort, the city’s oldest building, and now home to the Dubai Museum. See some of the city’s archives and exhibits that chronicle the development of the city.
Next, climb aboard a traditional wooden abra water taxi and cross Dubai Creek to the Spice Market and Gold Souk. Soak up the scent of exotic spices, and see some of the best jewelery in town. Watch a private fashion show at Treasure House, with free time after to examine the leather goods and exclusive jewelry. Continue to the Women’s Museum to learn about the role of women in the UAE, past and present.
Re-board your transfer vehicle and drive to Jumeirah Mosque for a photo opportunity outside one of Dubai’s most important landmarks. Drive to the ultra-luxurious and ultra-contemporary Burj Al-Arab to compare and contrast old and new, traditional and modern Dubai. Then head to the 124th floor observation deck of the Burj Khalifa, before heading down to enjoy your lunch at Deli in the Armani Hotel. At the end of the tour you will be dropped back at your hotel.
- Abra (water taxi) ticket
- Entrance to Dubai Museum
- Exclusive Treasure House fashion show
- Entrance to the Women's Museum
- 124th Floor Burj Khalifa Entrance
- Lunch at Deli Armani Hotel
- Drop off back at hotel
Know Before You Go
• Please dress smart casual (no shorts, flip flops, or sneakers)
• Please note that cancellation will only be refunded at least 72 hours in advance