Discover Dubai’s history with a visit to the 1787 AD Fahidi Fort that offers vivid depictions of life before the discovery of oil. This city tour takes you on a journey that lets you explore Dubai’s history and its cosmopolitan culture.
Daily except Friday
4 hoursStart time
Start time: 0730h (07:30am), Hotel pick-up starts at 0730h (07:30am), depending on hotel location
Duration: 4 hours
Pick up from your hotel. (Please mention your hotel name and address at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, our customer service executives will get in touch and confirm the details)
Your hotel in Ras Al Khaimah or Umm Al Quwain
You will be picked up in an air-conditioned coach from your hotel in Ras Al Khaimah or Umm Al Quwain and taken on a tour of the cosmopolitan hub of Dubai. A guide (English and German speaking) will accompany you on this tour. With its unique confluence of history and modern living enmeshed to create new heights of opulence, Dubai has emerged as a global tourist destination.
On this tour of Dubai city We go through the spice market, fruit and vegetable market then you visit:
• The famous Gold Souk, where there are thousands of varieties of gold jewellery on display, creating a festive atmosphere.
• The Bastikia area, where you’ll find the highest concentration of traditional old wind-tower houses in Dubai. Built in the early 20th century, wind-towers were traditionally constructed to funnel cool air down into houses.
• The old Fahidi Fort, which was built around 1787AD and is today known as the Dubai History Museum. Its colourful, life-size models vividly depict everyday life in the days before the discovery of oil. One of the more spectacular exhibits is of pearl diving, including sets of pearl merchants’ tools. Also on display are artefacts from several excavations in the emirates, recovered from graves that date back to the third millennium BC.
Stop for a photo shoot at the stunning Jumeirah mosque, an architectural landmark in Dubai. It is one of the few mosques that allow non-Muslims an entry.
After exploring the highlights of Dubai city, you will be dropped back to the starting point of the tour.
Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm all departure details.
A fax confirming the pick-up time will be sent 24 hours in advance.
Organisation was really brillant. We were picked up in our hotel and brought back after the tour. We even were offered to visit the Emirates Mall in Dubai which was not part of...Andreas Bayerstadler, Germany
Tokyo highs, see the Autumn colours!
Give thanks & keep on trekkin'!
The post What I’m Thankful for this Thanksgiving Celebration 2019: The Travel Edition appeared first on The Guidebook - isango!.
No excuses not to travel solo now!!
The post 5 Reasons Why Travelling By Yourself Is A Good Idea appeared first on The Guidebook - isango!.
Isango is the Zulu word for ‘gateway’. Think of us as your gateway to the world.
“Isango” is the Zulu word for ‘gateway’; think of us as your gateway to the world.isango! is a specialist retailer of tours, experiences and attraction tickets. We work across 300+ destinations with more than 10,000 experiences to choose from. Working alongside the best local operators from around the world, we curate travel content, products and services, ensuring our customers are well informed and easily able to choose the right experience for them. We deliver only the best to our customers, with all isango! products handpicked by our expert travel team.Love Orlando Tickets Paris Magic Moments Continue reading