Dubai Festival City
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Our most recommended Dubai Festival City Activities

  • Dubai: City Helicopter Tour

    1. Dubai: City Helicopter Tour

    Enjoy breathtaking views of the city's sights from above on a helicopter tour. Capture unobstructed, panoramic views of Dubai's record-breaking structures. Admire the world's tallest building from up high as you get closer to the Burj Khalifa. Cruise over the beaches of Dubai and see the Burj Al Arab's sail-like structure from a different perspective. Watch the Palm Jumeirah and its luxurious residences fan out below you. See the iconic facade of the Atlantis standing tall at the head of the man-made island.

  • Dubai: Helicopter Flight Over The Palm Jumeirah

    2. Dubai: Helicopter Flight Over The Palm Jumeirah

    Make your stay in Dubai more memorable with a 17-minute helicopter flight over The Palm Jumeirah, and enjoy breathtaking views of the city's sights. Climb aboard your helicopter at the Dubai Police Academy, and look down on the scenic beauty of the Burj Al Arab, built in the form of the sail of a sailing ship, and the only 7-star hotel in the world. Look down on the luxury developments of The Palm Jumeirah, part of the Palm Island project and home to the iconic Atlantis Hotel. Get a closer view of the Burj Khalifa and the city's Business Bay District. Enjoy panoramic views of some of Dubai's record-breaking structures, such as the world's tallest hotel (JW Marriot), Emirates Towers, and Dubai Mall (the largest shopping mall in the world). Return to Mother Earth with memories to last a lifetime.

    Have done this before, shorter journey, but today felt very different, very safe in Franciscos capable driving, loved the jet ski trails on the gulf

  • Dubai: Burj Khalifa Sunset on an Abra

    3. Dubai: Burj Khalifa Sunset on an Abra

    Hop aboard a traditional wooden boat known, as an Abra, and cruise along the banks of the Dubai Water Canal. Take in stunning views of vistas, a native bird sanctuary, and historic dhow yards, as you relax on your comfy Arabian milieu and gaze at the picturesque sunset of the Burj Khalifa. Observe the city’s bustling atmosphere from a distance along with soothing Arabic music and guided commentary. Experience peace and tranquility on the canal waters as you gaze at the sun setting behind the tallest-standing skyscraper in the world, the Burj Khalifa. This is one of the best and most unique ways to experience the city of Dubai. At the conclusion of your enjoyable river cruise, you will be returned to your tour starting point.

    We were the only 2 tourists on the boat arriving a few min late. Amazing views, nice staff. Best trip so far and the cheapest. Totally recommended.

  • New Year's Eve Luxury Canal Dinner Cruise

    4. New Year's Eve Luxury Canal Dinner Cruise

    Dividing the charming ‘City of Lights’ into commercial & residential districts, the Dubai Water Canal epitomizes the city’s personality. Here, the magnificent sophistication of the 21st Century walks hand in hand with the world’s greatest urban transformations of a bygone era. Hop aboard a glass enclosed contemporary dhow offering stunning views of the New Year fireworks with the best of culinary delights and entertainment. Waken your senses as you gently cruise along the banks of Dubai Water Canal where the Al Faris Dhow combines the best of glass-enclosed dinning, offering unobstructed views at the lower deck and best of alfresco dining experience at the upper deck. On arrival you will be greeted with the divine Kahwah (Arabic coffee) accompanied by some assorted chilled refreshments and dates. You will be then escorted to your table where you will be served with welcome drinks. Feel...

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What people are saying about Dubai Festival City

We were the only 2 tourists on the boat arriving a few min late. Amazing views, nice staff. Best trip so far and the cheapest. Totally recommended.

Great organization, the meal very good and the staff very attentive. Magnificent show also we retain very good memories :)

Wonderful evening ! Top pick-up service .. What a pleasure to go and see a show in these conditions .. we recommend ❤️

The cruise is very nice and the staff is pleasant, the show is: MAGICAL!

Quite expensive activity but exceptionally I liked .. to do once