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Private Ultimate Layover Tour of Dubai

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US$ 76.26
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    What to Expect
    Meet your private guide at your Dubai hotel and set off by private, air-conditioned vehicle for Al Fahidi, the city's oldest quarter.

    Stroll the lanes to see the wind tower houses, and learn how the area was inhabited by Persian merchants during the 1800s. Visit the Coffee Museum to uncover the origins of this age-old beverage, and learn about local coffee-drinking etiquette.

    Next, continue to the Al Shindagha neighborhood, where Dubai’s royals settled in the 1900s, and visit Sheik Saeed Al-Maktoum House, once a home of the ruling Al-Maktoum family, and now a museum.

    View the artifacts that chart Dubai’s 20th-century history here, and ride an abra across Dubai Creek to Deira’s Gold and Spice souks. After perusing both of these bustling bazaars, look around the Al-Farooq Omar Bin Al-Khattab Mosque, one of Dubai’s most beautiful buildings.

    Afterward, see the glitzy yachts and high-rises at Dubai Marina, and visit Dubai Mall, the world’s largest retail mall. Gaze at some of the marine creatures of Dubai Aquarium through the mall viewing windows, and then head for the Burj Khalifa.

    Marvel at this soaring tower — the world’s highest — from outside before your tour finishes with a hotel drop-off.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up all the customers from any hotel. Please communicate what hotel are you staying in when you book us.
    • Private guide
    • Private driver
    • Transport by air-conditioned car
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Arabian ice cream
    • Traditional Arabian snack
    • Bottled water
    • Personal expenses
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We had a 20 hour layover in Dubai, and Gomez did a fantastic job of showing us both the new and old Dubai. He is very knowledgeable about the entire city and Emirates. Best of all he is funny and professional. You cannot go wrong booking with Gomez. We had a private car, water,
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    We booked this as a last minute tour and Sruthy was amazingly helpful. We wanted to be picked up from our hotel to make things easier, and we asked for some food tastings and a trip up the Burj Khalifa to end our day. Sruthy helped with booking Burj tickets and organising a
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    I had a great tour with Gomez and his driver, Satish! I was met at the airport promptly upon landing and seated comfortably in an air conditioned van. Gomez shared how the tour would unfold, offering a suggested itinerary then asking if there was anything in particular I wanted
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    My friend and I had a long overnight layover in Dubai, and decided to book a city tour with Gomez. This turned out to be the best possible way for us to see the sights of the city in a matter of hours! Gomez was super flexible about our schedule and our goals. He managed to fit
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    We had an absolutely wonderful time with Sruthy on our tour of old and modern Dubai. We appreciated her multi-cultural lens, seeing Dubai from the experience of different ethnic groups that live in this city. She customized our tour to give us a perspective of the different
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 5h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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