Full Day Authentic Private Dubai Journey


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Activity Level



Youth and Family, Shore Excursion, Local Experience, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 5



Arabic (basic), English (fluent), German (basic)

Discover Dubai! Modern and Historic - beyond any Guide book will show you..

This 9 hour Dubai Journey covers Dubai end to end which includes all the popular attractions of Dubai along with Authentic places in Dubai which are not on the regular tourist map. This Modern and Cultural Dubai tour is fascinating & will give you enough time in every place we visit & to visit/shop in traditional souqs or modern malls.
We can also stop by for Lunch in a local restaurant. If you are up for it, then we shall do a short walking tour (December to March in good weather conditions) of Khor Dubai where old meets new! Khor Dubai is a Dubai original with so much History behind it, I will give you an insight.

We'll see all of the special things that makes Dubai the capital of the Middle East. I will show & narrate you the cultural side of Dubai and the modern contrast of Dubai.
As your private tour guide I can adjust the schedule, duration and activities, whether your interest is culture, history of Dubai or new modern Dubai or shopping in Dubai or the combination of all of these, its all covered.


This Authentic Dubai Journey tour will give you an insight into Modern and Old Dubai.
We will first cover places in Modern Dubai and end in Old Dubai or vice versa. We start the tour with a drive through CBD area, to New Dubai Marina Walk and JBR for a photo stop and continue touring through Dubai Marina area where 200 highrise buildings were built in 4years. Then we will drive to the Palm Island for a photostop opposite the Atlantis and continuing the tour to have photo stop at the 7star Burj Al Arab hotel and beach followed by a rest room stop. Then touring Jumeira area we stop in Jumeira Mosque, Rulers palace, and Bur Dubai area and photo stop at Burj Khalifa the tallest building in the world in Down Town Dubai. Then we visit old Dubai creek & Prince Charles fav place & Museum. We board a water taxi and visit the Spice Souq the oldest market in Dubai and then the Gold Souq where you will have sometime to look around or get great deals in the world famous Gold souq shops.

PS:We can customize tours as well

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Hotel or Cruise Terminal in Dubai

End location: Hotel, Cruise Terminal or Any Other place in Dubai

Duration: 9 hours

I am flexible with timings based on your requirement


Air-conditioned 8 seat vehicle, walking and water taxi. We would use a Air-conditioned new model private clean vehicle good enough for 5 guests(plus 2 seats for driver and guide) we would be going in Car most part of the tour and with some walking involved in some attractions.

What’s Included

Other: My services as your personal tour guide and Air-conditioned luxury 6 seat transportation in a spacious vehicle with driver to and from the Dubai Hotel or cruise ship terminal or around the city. Charges including Water Taxi charges and bottles of drinking water is included.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

400 AED - Lunch or Dinner and Souveniors

What’s Extra

Other: Souveniors and Lunch/Dinner
"At The Top" 124th observation deck tickets at Burj Khalifa will be on your account and can be purchased in advance in website atthetop.ae or I can get the tickets in advance which costs US$57 for each person through advance booking and then you can pay me when we meet. Also recently Burj Khalifa tower has opened the world tallest 148th floor observation deck called "At The Top SKY" which costs USD 165 each ticket. This ticket needs to be purchased in advance since it can get sold out.
Dubai Frame observation Deck/Museum visit which you can pay at the counter or to me USD 20 each ticket

For Larger groups: If you come with a group of more than 5 people, please send me a message and I'll create a customized tour for you with a Van transportation with the appropriate price.

A Recent Review of this tour

We covered the entire city area and enjoyed our special day in this fabulous city. Fantastic van, lunch and the surprise highlight was 'The Frame.' What fun our group had with Barti. Thank you.
Frances Waters

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Private tour guide Barti

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