Dubai Modern City Tour

1 Day

Explore the modern wonders of Dubai with a Dubai modern city tour that will lead you to discover the best Dubai. See modern Dubai’s signature sights in one afternoon on a half-day sightseeing tour. Explore the newest parts of this fast-growing city, admiring views of the Burj Khalifa, the world’s highest tower, and Dubai Marina.

Snap photos by the Atlantis The Palm on Palm Jumeirah, and Mall of the Emirates, with its inside views of Ski Dubai’s snow park. Central Dubai hotel pickup and drop-off included.


  • Experience Dubai modern architecture, downtown Dubai.
  • Visit the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest tower.

Dubai Modern City Tour

After being picked up from your hotel, our tour will start in the downtown area of Dubai and the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world.

Modern Dubai City Tour

Then, continue the tour with a visit to the Dubai Mall, which houses more than 1,200 stores and a host of world class designers. Afterwards, head to Palm Island and the iconic Atlantis Hotel located at the crescent of Palm Jumeirah.

We will then pass by Dubai Marina for a photo opportunity, before driving through Jumeirah Lake Towers, to the Barsha area with the famous Emirates Mall and it’s year round ski station.

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After being picked up from your downtown Dubai hotel, climb into your comfy, air-conditioned vehicle and embark on a tour of the city’s most sophisticated areas. Start your journey in Dubai’s downtown area, which is home to the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa.

Learn how the needle-shaped pinnacle reaches 2,722.4 feet (829.8 meters) into the sky by looking up at it. Continue to Dubai Marina, where a forest of residential skyscrapers along a 2.5-mile man-made waterway, to see the Burj Lake and Dubai Mall.

Then, go to the palm-tree-shaped Palm Jumeirah, the world’s largest artificial island, and snap some shots of the stunning Atlantis The Palm hotel, which looms on the island’s outskirts. Finish your journey in the Mall of the Emirates, one of Dubai’s largest shopping malls and the home of Ski Dubai, the Middle East’s first indoor ski resort.

Before your tour ends with a hotel drop-off, take a look around this massive mall and get a view of Ski Dubai’s snow park from one of its levels.

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The peak season for flights to Dubai is January, February and December. The low season for purchasing tickets is May, June and July.

Dubai is served by these airports: Dubai World Central – Al Maktoum International Airport and Dubai Airport. Direct flights to Dubai are offered by 68 airlines. Most flights are with FlyDubai. Direct flights from Dubai, United States are airlines: JetBlue Airways and Emirates from Chicago and San Francisco.

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