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Palm Jumeirah and Burj Al Arab Boat Tour – Dubai

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Palm Jumeirah and Burj Al Arab Boat Tour – Dubai
Palm Jumeirah and Burj Al Arab Boat Tour – Dubai
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  • Get front-row seats for stunning views of Dubai′s cityscape
  • Enjoy breathtaking panoramas that cannot be seen from the road
  • A great way to get out on the water and enjoy the incredible architecture of Dubai
  • Fantastic photo opportunites – make sure you bring the camera!


Incredible views of Dubai’s stunning cityscape are guaranteed on this thrilling boat ride.

Cruise around the curve of the Palm Jumeirah island and admire the visionary developments taking place there. Get a glimpse of the ultimate in high living when you pass the opulent villas and penthouses designed for the super-rich.

Admire fabulous resorts like the Atlantis and Madinat Jumeirah and watch out for the unmistakable silhouette of Dubai’s Burj Al Arab. Elegantly designed to resemble a billowing sail, this towering landmark houses the world’s most luxurious hotel.

This exciting 75-minute trip gives you magnificent views of Dubai that you cannot see any other way!


The Palm Jumeirah and Burj Al Arab Boat Tour gives you breath-taking views of Dubai’s amazing skyline from the water. To join the tour, make your way to Dubai Marina Walk to board your craft.

This trip takes place in a high-power speed boat but for this sightseeing tour your speed will not exceed 26 knots! As you cruise northward from the Marina with the wind in your hair, spectacular views of Dubai’s coastline will appear along the horizon and your skipper will point out the main highlights.

You will see the amazing Palm Jumeirah, an artificially created island in the shape of a palm tree. The island is designed for developments of unprecedented luxury including villas, resorts, hotels and fabulous shopping malls. One of the earliest buildings to be completed was the fantastic Atlantis Resort, situated at the ‘top of the palm tree’ and overlooking the Arabian Gulf. The boat will stop for 5 minutes in front of the Atlantis for a photo opportunity and commentary.

Further up the coast you will see the Madinat Jumeirah, a splendid Arabian-themed resort, and the iconic Burj Al Arab hotel. Designed to resemble the sails of an Arabian dhow, Burj Al Arab soars to a height of 321 meters and dominates Dubai's coastline. There will be another 5 minute photo stop at Burj Arab so that you can admire this incredible piece of architecture.

Your boat returns to Dubai Marina at the end of the 75-minute cruise, and you should make your own arrangements for getting to your next destination.

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  • Great Trip

    Would recommend this trip to another , great sights and good value for money...

    P Harrison
  • Amazing boat trip!

    The boat was amazing, Dubai is beautiful and our guide Tharaka was really nice, explaining the history to us. This should be on your list when you come to visit Dubai! It is 100%...

    Miss A Fajka
  • Fantastic trip and please book....

    We had an absolutely fantastic day and would totally recommend to everyone....Book this and you will not be disappointed....Paul and Lorraine Watson....GLasgow, Scotland, ...

    Paul watson
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Activity Schedule

When does it run?



75 minutes

Start time

June - September: 9:00am, 10:45am, 2:15pm & 3:45pm
October - May: 9:00am, 10:45am, 12:15pm, 1:45pm & 3:15pm

Meeting point

Dubai Marina Walk, Opposite Spinneys, Dubai

Ending point

Dubai Marina Walk, Opposite Spinneys, Dubai

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  • 75-minute boat trip
  • Life vest
  • English-language commentary from the skipper


  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Meals


It is recommended that you wear sunscreen and sun-glasses. Bring the camera for those great photo-opportunities!

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Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm the departure details.

Children below 5 yrs in age or 15kgs in weight are not allowed on this tour for safety reasons

All children must be accompanied by an adult

You will need to present photo ID (passport, driving license, labour card or Emirates ID) to be able to board the boat.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have
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Cancellation policy

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