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Big Bus Dubai: 1/2/5 Day Hop-On-Hop-Off Sightseeing Bus Tour

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Experience the sights and sounds of Dubai with the Hop-On-Hop-Off Big Bus Tour. Choose from options for 1, 2, or 5 days or a night tour of endless adventure. See the city's iconic landmarks and hidden gems with live commentary and flexible itineraries.

highlights

  • Take to the streets of Dubai on air-conditioned, double-decker HOHO buses on a 1, 2, or 5-day tour and discover the vibrant city of Dubai on your own.
  • Travel along the Red and Blue Routes to pass by incredible sights of Dubai, like Burj al Arab, Burj Khalifa, Jumeirah Mosque, and more.
  • Enjoy onboard commentary in 12 languages, and set sail aboard a Dhow on a complimentary cruise.
  • Select the 2-day tour for entry to the Lost Chambers Aquarium and Ambassador Lagoon, and get the 5-day ticket for a bonus Desert Sunset Tour.
  • On the 2.5-hr Night Tour of Dubai, admire the lit-up cityscapes and catch sight of the illuminated landmarks with a live guide to tell you more about them.
  • Click here for detailed route map and boarding points.
  • Fun Fact: In Dubai, you can catch a free show every day at the Dubai Mall fountain - with choreographed jets of water dancing to the music!

inclusions

  • 1-day hop-on-hop-off bus tour (optional)
  • 2-day hop-on-hop-off bus tour (optional)
  • 5-day hop-on-hop-off bus tour (optional)
  • Travel along Red & Blue Routes (optional)
  • Dhow cruise (optional)
  • Desert Sunset Tour (optional)
  • Entry to Lost Chambers Aquarium (optional)
  • Entry to Ambassador's Lagoon (optional)
  • Night Tour (optional)
  • Live guide (optional)
  • Pre-recorded commentary in 12 languages
  • Headsets

exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Meals and drinks
  • Hotel Pick-up/drop-off
  • Entrances to attractions other than those mentioned

cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 72 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

why you should get on board

Whether you're a tourist or a local in Dubai, use the 1, 2, or 5-day Hop-On Hop-Off bus tours to explore the city in style. On a comfortable air-conditioned bus, cover numerous attractions along 2 well-planned routes, with the Red Route being a city tour and the Blue Route involving the Dubai Marina. There will be pre-recorded commentary in 12 languages on both routes, provided with a headset. Make sure to notice Dubai’s iconic landmarks along the way, such as Dubai Mall, Marina Mall, JBR Walk, Atlantis The Palm, and Burj Al Arab!

1-Day Classic Tour

Ideal for those looking to get the most out of their sightseeing experience, this tour lets you enjoy the open-top bus ride and hop on and off at your leisure and explore the city in depth. The ticket also includes a 1-hour Dhow cruise, allowing you to enjoy the stunning views of Dubai’s skyline from the water.

2-Day Premium Ticket

Enjoy everything included in the Classic Ticket, plus entry to the Lost Chambers & Ambassador's Lagoon Aquariums to explore the underwater mazes and themed chambers of Atlantis. Experience the beauty of the underwater world, with over 65,000 marine animals including exotic fish, sharks, albino alligators, crayfish, seahorses, and stingrays.

5-Day Deluxe Ticket

Prepare to experience the beauty of the desert uniquely. The ticket includes entry to the Lost Chambers Aquarium and Ambassador Lagoon, plus a magical desert sunset tour. Experience an Arabian sunset in the heart of the Dubai Desert along with camel riding, falcon interactions, henna painting, and Arabic coffee.

Night Tour

See Dubai in a whole new light, catch sight of the city's iconic landmarks illuminated against the night sky, and make stops at popular nightlife spots along the way. Enjoy an open-top bus ride, with a live guide to fill you in on the city’s history and culture.

Route

Please click here for the detailed route map and boarding points.

know before you go

Important Information

  • Facilities: Wheelchair Accessibility, Pram/Stroller Accessibility.
  • The audio guide is available in English, Arabic, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Hindi, Farsi, Japanese, Brazilian, Portuguese, and Mandarin Chinese.

Schedule

  • Click here for detailed route map and boarding points and here for the schedule.
  • The buses run at a 30-min frequency.

City Tour - Red Route

  • First tour from Stop 1 (The Dubai Mall): 10am
  • Last tour from Stop 1 (The Dubai Mall): 5pm

Beach Route - Blue Route

  • First tour from Stop 1 (The Dubai Mall):10am
  • Last tour from Stop 1 (The Dubai Mall): 4:40pm

Operating Hours

Dhow Cruise

  • Daily: 11am & 2pm

Lost Chambers & Ambassador's Lagoon Aquariums

  • Daily: 10am to 10pm (ticket booths close at 6pm)

Desert Sunset Tour

  • Sunset timings vary from 4pm to 6pm throughout the year. Departure timings are subject to sunset.

my tickets

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.
  • No printout required! Just show your mobile voucher at the ticket redemption point and collect your bus ticket.

Ticket Redemption Point

  • Redeem your voucher at the time of boarding from any stop of your bus route.

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