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Dubai Dinner Cruises
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Dubai Creek Dhow CruisesDhow Dinner Cruise with Live Entertainment in Dubai Creek
from AED 90AED 47
Dubai Dhow CruisesDhow Cruise Dinner in Dubai Marina with Live Entertainment
from AED 160AED 105
Dubai Canal CruisesDubai Water Canal Cruise with Dinner
from AED 270AED 172.8
Dubai Dinner CruisesAlexandra Dhow Cruise Dinner in Dubai Marina with Live Entert...
from AED 220AED 159
Dubai Dinner CruisesMarina Dinner Cruise with Live Music
from AED 180
Desert Safari Deals &...2 Day Combo: Desert Safari + Dubai City Tour + Dhow Dinner Cr...
from AED 700AED 605
Cruises & Boat ToursLuxury Shared Yacht Tour
Burj Khalifa Combo Ti...2 Day Combo: Burj Khalifa + Dubai Aquarium + Desert Safari +...
Burj Khalifa Combo Ti...2 Day Combo: Burj Khalifa + Desert Safari + Dubai City Tour +...
from AED 600AED 381
Dubai Yacht CruisesMega Yacht Dinner Cruise by Westin
Dubai Dinner CruisesLuxury Dhow Dinner Cruise with Live Entertainment in Dubai Creek
Cruises & Boat ToursLuxury Yacht Canal Cruise
A visit to Dubai is incomplete without going on a cruise, a top experience in the city. It’s a unique opportunity to explore the city’s old and new parts while soaking in some beautiful sights. Visit the historic parts of the city as you glide through the Dubai creek or cruise along the modern neighborhoods and witness the glittering skyscrapers as you make your way through Dubai Marina or the Dubai Water Canal.
The best part of going for a cruise in Dubai is that you have the added benefit of indulging in some delicious dinners. On a Dubai dinner cruise, you’ll be treated to a host of local and continental dishes, all the while being entertained by local performing artists. Read on to find out about the Dubai dinner cruise tickets, tour highlights and much more.
Post-COVID-19 Safety Guidelines
Here is everything you need to know about the new COVID-19 safety guidelines:
- It is highly recommended that you book your dhow cruise experience online. This will help to avoid physical contact and long waiting lines at the venue.
- All guests are required to wear masks that cover their nose and mouth throughout the duration of the cruise, except for when they dine.
- Daily guest capacity has been reduced to 50% to ensure social distancing
- Guests are encouraged to sanitize their hands before and after their trip
- While many experiences have flexible cancelation policies, we request all guests to check the terms and conditions before you book your cruise
Dubai Dinner Cruise Tickets Options
There are three primary Dubai dinner cruise locations: the Dubai Marina, Dubai Creek, and the Dubai Water Canal. While most dinner cruises include live entertainment, you can choose between two main ticket types: standard dinner cruises at the location of your choice and combo tours that combine cruise experiences with visits to top attractions like the Burj Khalifa.
Please note that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, certain activities may be canceled or temporarily suspended to abide by the safety guidelines.
Dubai Marina Dinner Cruise
Dubai Creek Dinner Cruise
Dubai Canal Dinner Cruise
The Dubai Marina dinner is a unique experience. The cruise offers a continental buffet, along with entertainment like live music or traditional dance performances. The highlight, of course, is the view, where you’ll get to witness some of Dubai’s top architectural landmarks like the Burj Khalifa, Dubai Marina skyline and more. The duration of a cruise could last between 90 to 120 minutes.
Why go for a dinner cruise at Dubai Marina?
- Enjoy on-site entertainment like live music, tanoura dance, puppet shows and more
- Sink your teeth into a continental buffet that includes vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes
- Witness the Palm Jumeirah, Atlantis Hotel, Burj Khalifa and Dubai’s towering skyline from a unique vantage point
- Choose to upgrade your ticket with return transfers, allowing you to save the hassle of planning your commute
- Get flexible cancelation policies on your booking
Explore the Dubai Marina skyline, indulge in a 3-course continental buffet and enjoy a two-piece entertainment program on your two-hour tour. Upgrade your ticket by opting for hotel transfers.
On a 90-minute 5-star cruise, sail through the Dubai Marina. Enjoy a luxurious international buffet catered by the Address Hotel Marina, while listening to soothing live music. Guests have the option of upgrading their tickets to include unlimited liquor.
On a Dubai Creek dinner cruise, take a step back from the bustling cosmopolitan scene and sail around the quiet old city. During this experience, you’ll be treated to a lavish continental meal while you take in historic landmarks in the city like the Heritage Village and Sheikh Saeed’s House. Meanwhile, guests also enjoy live entertainment like puppet shows, dances and more.
Why go for a dinner cruise at Dubai Creek?
- Enjoy live entertainment like tanoura dance, puppet shows and more
- Relish a continental buffet that includes both vegetarian and non-vegetarian options
- Witness olden structures like the National Bank of Dubai, Old Boat Fort, Sheikh Saeed’s House and more
- Upgrade your ticket with hotel transfers, allowing you to save the hassle of planning your commute
- Get flexible cancelation policies on your booking
On a 2-hour dinner cruise at Dubai Creek, witness traditional architecture and enjoy a delicious continental buffet. Sit back and relax as the on-site live performers entertain you. Upgrade your ticket to include hotel transfers.
Immerse yourself in the glitz and glamor of the city by booking a Dubai Canal dinner cruise. The mesmerizing view comprises of Dubai’s finest -- the Business Bay bridge, Burj Khalifa, Sheikh Zayed Waterfall Bridge and more. While you soak in the city’s skyline, enjoy a delicious multi-cuisine meal, along with some fun live entertainment.
Important Information - Enchanting Entertainment (the Tanoura Show) is currently not available due to COVID-19. However, it will be replaced with recorded commentary and music.
Why go for a dinner cruise at the Dubai Canal?
- Look out for popular structures like Burj Khalifa, Festival City, Business Bay bridge, JW Marriot Marquis and more
- Indulge in a lavish continental buffet that is complete with both vegetarian and non-vegetarian options, including a live grill station
- Enjoy live entertainment such as dance performances, music and more
- Benefit from flexible cancelation policies
- Optional hotel transfers available
On a 2-hour dinner cruise, sail across some of the city’s greatest landmarks while you sink your teeth into a lavish meal; guests can also enjoy live performances during the cruise. Opt to upgrade your experience with hotel transfers.
If you’re visiting Dubai for the first time, there’s definitely plenty to see and do on your list. Tick off the major attractions by opting for a combo tour. With these tickets, not only do you get to go for a dinner cruise in the city, but you can choose to try prime experiences; visit the Burj Khalifa, go for a desert safari, or head for a city tour -- all within two days!
Why go for these tickets?
- Enjoy a delicious continental buffet dinner on a Dubai Marina or Dubai Creek cruise, depending on your booking
- Along with a dinner cruise, depending on your booking, try top experiences in the city such as visiting the Dubai Aquarium or Burj Khalifa, go along a city tour or for a desert safari and more
- All experiences are covered within a span of two days, allowing you to save time and money
- Don’t worry about the hassle of planning your commute as these combo tours include return transfers
Within the span of two days, cover some of the top experiences in Dubai: head up to Levels 124 and 125 of the Burj Khalifa, and go for a city tour, dinner cruise and evening desert safari. Your tour includes hotel transfers for all experiences except Burj Khalifa.
Cover top experiences in Dubai with this tour. Visit the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, Levels 124 & 125 of Burj Khalifa, and go for a dhow dinner cruise and evening desert safari -- all within two days. Your tour includes hotel transfers to all experiences except Burj Khalifa and Dubai Aquarium.
Experience the essence of Dubai over two days. Enjoy an evening desert safari, dhow dinner cruise and cover popular attractions on an extensive city tour. Return transfers are included in your combo tour.
Plan Your Visit
What are Dubai Marina dinner cruise timings?
Most Dubai Marina dinner cruise take place between 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM. You’ll get the exact timings with your confirmed ticket.
What is the duration of a Dubai Marina dinner cruise?
It can last between 90 minutes to 2 hours depending on the dhow cruise experience that you select.
What is the best time to go for a Dubai Marina dinner cruise?
You can go for the cruise experience during both summers and winters. However, it is advised to avoid being on the open deck during summers to avoid Dubai’s harsh climate. Evenings would be ideal to see the city light up while viewing the iconic landmarks located right in the city center.
What is the boarding point for a Dubai Marina dinner cruise?
Most dinner cruises depart from ports in and around the Dubai Marina promenade or the Yacht Club. The exact details of your boarding point will be emailed to you with your confirmed ticket.
How do I get to Dubai Marina?
You can take the metro or drive down/take a cab to Dubai Marina Promenade. The closest metro station would be JLT; from here, it is at a 10-minute walking distance.
What are Dubai Creek dinner cruise timings?
Dubai Creek dinner cruises usually take place between 08:00 PM to 11:00 PM, depending on your booking. The exact timing will be available on your confirmed ticket.
What is the duration of a Dubai Creek dinner cruise?
Most dinner cruises are for about 2 hours.
What is the boarding point for a Dubai Creek dinner cruise?
Most Dubai Creek cruises depart from in and around Baniyas Road. You’ll get the exact location of your boarding point with your confirmed ticket.
How do I get to Dubai Creek?
You can get to Dubai Creek by taking a taxi or driving down, or by taking the metro to Union Station and simply walking to the boarding point from there.
What is the best time to go for a Dubai Creek dinner cruise?
Dubai’s weather is at its best during winters, between October to March. This would ideally best time to go for a cruise. However, if you are planning a visit during the summer, try and go for a cruise during the evenings.
What are Dubai Canal dinner cruise timings?
A Dubai Water Canal cruise runs daily from 8:00 PM to 10:30 pm. The exact timing will be available on your confirmed ticket.
What is the duration of a Dubai Canal dinner cruise?
A dinner cruise on the Dubai Canal would be about two hours long.
What is the best time to go for a Dubai Canal dinner cruise?
It is highly recommended to visit during the weekdays, if you wish to escape the crowd. The cruise experience will be open during both summers and winters; however, winters, between October to March is ideal due to the pleasant weather.
What is the boarding point for a Dubai Canal dinner cruise?
There are several boarding points at the Dubai Canal, depending on the cruise you opt for. Once you choose your ticket, you’ll get the exact details related to your boarding board in your email.
What to See While on A Dubai Dinner Cruise
Make the most out of your experience in Dubai by sailing on a dhow -- a traditional wooden boat -- and discover the city’s transition from a small fishing town to a cosmopolitan culture hub. Here's what you can see across all locations on a Dubai dhow cruise.
All main attractions covered include the iconic sights of new Dubai such as the Dubai Marina residences, multiple five star hotels, the Burj Khalifa, the Dubai Marina Yacht Club Promenade, Marina Mall and the Palm Jumeirah with the Atlantis Hotel.
Some of the iconic sights that you will pass by while on a Dhow Cruise are Heritage Village, Gold and Spice Souks, National Bank of Dubai, Sheikh Saeed’s House, Chamber of Commerce and Industry Building, Grand Mosque, Sheraton Dubai Creek, and Emirates N.B.D. Headquarters among others.
On a the Dubai Canal cruise, you’ll get to view the astonishing fountain show, IMAGINE, along with Jadaf Dubai, Dubai Design District, Business Bay, Downtown Dubai, Burj Khalifa, Al Habtoor City, JW Marriott Marquis and the stunningly-lit bridge at the Canal - including the Waterfall Bridge.
Dubai Dinner Cruise FAQs
Is it safe to go for a Dubai dinner cruise post-COVID-19?
Effective measures have been implemented to ensure maximum safety for all guests. The safety measures include reduced guest capacity, frequent cleaning and sanitization of the dhows, mandatory mask policy, contactless payments.
What do Dubai dinner cruises include?
A Dubai dinner cruise typically includes a 3-course continetal meal, live entertainment and a 90 minute to 2-hour duration around either Dubai Marina, Dubai Creek or Dubai Canal (depending on your chosen ticket).
What meals are served on a Dubai dinner cruise?
In general, your dinner cruise would include a buffet meal with both vegetarian and non-vegetarian options from a continental cuisine. Depending on your chosen ticket, you’ll get welcome refreshments and snacks as well.
Where can I go for a dinner cruise in Dubai?
There are three main locations from where you can go for a dinner cruise in Dubai: the Dubai Marina, Dubai Creek or Dubai Water Canal.
Can I book Dubai dinner cruises online?
Yes. You can book Dubai dinner cruises online. It is recommended that guests book their tickets in advance before arriving at the venue to avoid the long queues as well as to limit physical contact.
What is the cancelation policy for Dubai dinner cruises?
It depends on the cruise you book. Most cruises offer a full refund if canceled up to 24 hours in advance. Please confirm these details before you complete your booking.