Overview of Dubai in 4,5 hours


Tour Number

Activity Level



Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, City


Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be able to be seated in the belts of a car. Otherwise let me know and I take car of a special childs'seat.

Friendly: Yes.
For taking this tour with a wheelchair, you will have to be able to get in and out of a car, walk very little and you need a companion to take care of the wheelchair. Please let me know, so I can arrange a bigger car or minivan for you!

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), Dutch (fluent)

See the most of Dubai in little time

Only a short window of time, but you want to experience this amazing city of Dubai? Being a Dutch guide, speaking fluently Dutch and English, I can offer you a short tour that takes you through all of the highlights of Dubai:

- Drive through the parts of Dubai where it all started hundreds of years ago
- Cross the Creek in a private local wooden water taxi [ Abra]
- Experience the rich scent and colors of the Gold & Spice souk
- Admire the Sheik's palaces, local mosques, the Arabian Gulf and the Sheikh Zayed Road
- Be amazed by the impressive exterior of the Burj Al Arab
- Drive on Palm Island Jumeirah
- Have a look in the Marina
- Catch a glimpse of the highest tower in the world: Burj Khalifa

Let me help you make the most of your stay or stop-over in Dubai! I will guide you and I am open to answer all the questions you have about the United Arab Emirates.


drive through old Dubai
visit Spice- and Gold- and souvenir souks
local mosque
Sheikh's palaces
Sheikh Zayed Road
Burj al Arab
Palm Island Jumeirah
Burj Khalifa

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pick up from your hotel, your cruiseship or the airport.
Please be very clear where you stay and give me as much details you can give.

End location: Drop of is at your hotel, your cruiseship or the airport.

However, if you want to stay in Dubai Mall for example after the tour, please inform me when you book and I will make it happen.

Duration: 4 hours 30 min.


You will be transported by a modern, clean and airconditioned car or van driven by your private professional driver.

What’s Included

Me as your professional tour guide
Airconditioned modern and clean car with private driver
Abra (watertaxi)

Estimated Local Cash Needed

100 dirhams (AED) - I have drinking water for you, but maybe you want to buy some spices or souvenirs.

What’s Extra

Food and drinks


I am a licensed tourguide in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah. I am not allowed to drive the tourist car myself so I always work with qualified drivers in modern airconditioned cars or minivans.

A Recent Review of this tour

Stunning discovery of Dubaï . Hetty gave our Group a brilliant tour of Dubaï . In Five hours she toured us to some of the main spot's . Hetty is a great person with a deep insider knowledge on Dubai
Philippe Merkling

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