Accompanying Partner Programme

Please use the tabbed menu below to browse the available spouse program options.

To book a tour, please contact:

Email: suboptic2016@emirates.com

 


Traditional Dubai City Tour

  • Be fascinated by Dubai’s rich history and tradition.
  • Photo stop close to the Burj Al Arab
  • Photo stop at the Jumeirah Mosque
  • Drive by Zabeel Palace
  • Walk through the Al Fahidi Cultural Neighbourhood to see the famous wind-tower architecture
  • Visit Dubai Museum
  • Traditional abra (water taxi) crossing over Dubai Creek
  • Walk through the Spice and Gold Souks

 

Days of operation: Twice daily – morning and afternoon. Friday – afternoon only

Cost: US$ 45.00 per person 

 

 

New Dubai City Tour

Explore the iconic landmarks that make up the city’s futuristic skyline.

  • Visit The Lost Chambers at Atlantis, The Palm
  • Enjoy a one-way ride on The Palm, Jumeirah monorail
  • Drive through the Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach Residence area
  • Visit The Dubai Mall with its’ many shopping, dining and entertainment options to enjoy at your leisure in the afternoon
  • Visit At The Top, the Burj Khalifa observation deck (option to include the ticket)
  • Tour ends at The Dubai Mall; complimentary pickup only

 

Days of operation: Daily (half day; morning) except Friday, Wed, Fri (half day; evening)

Cost: US$ 62.00 per person

Cost: US$ 96.00 per person including At the top 

 

 

City Sightseeing Tour

With City Sightseeing, Dubai’s hop-on, hop-off tours, you can discover the city at your own pace in a convenient, flexible way with an informative tour giving you the best perspective of Dubai. Join at any of the stops, or at The Dubai Mall.

  • Hop-on and hop-off at over 45 stops on various routes around Dubai
  • 24-hour and 48-hour tickets are available
  • Family passes and individual passes are available
  • Access to many sights is included
  • Commentary is available in 12 languages including: English, Arabic, German, Russian, Hindi, Spanish, Mandarin, French, Italian, Turkish, Farsi and Japanese
  • Extended hours allow you to see the city at night
  • Operates 9am to 10pm daily, with the last departure at 8pm
  • Sharjah sightseeing route is included with the 48-hour ticket
  • City Sightseeing and Sundowner Dune Dinner Safari combo ticket is available

Days of operation: Daily

Cost: 24 hours pass – US$ 66.00 per person & 48 hours pass – US$ 82.00 per person 

 

 

Sundowner Dune Desert Safari 

The mysterious desert is the ideal venue for a magical and memorable evening. Watch the sun go down as you drive on to our traditional Bedouin style camp where a delicious dinner awaits.

  • Dune driving through the desert
  • Sunset photo stop in the dunes
  • Arabic style, three-course buffet with unlimited hops and grape beverages
  • Camel rides, henna hand painting and aromatic shisha available
  • Belly dancing performance
  • Stargazing
  • All inclusive - no hidden costs
  • Optional camel milk chocolates and photos are available for purchase
  • A Sundowner Dune Dinner Safari and City Sightseeing combo ticket is available

 

Days of operation: Daily (late afternoon until evening)

 

 

Desert Dune Buggies

Try a truly exhilarating adventure driving across the dunes in the latest, fully automatic, four-seater, off-road dune buggy.

  • Follow your guide along the natural trail of the dunes
  • Driving and safety instructions are provided
  • All dune buggies are four-wheel-drive, fully automatic with seat belts, roll cages
  • and off-road suspension
  • Exciting photo opportunities
  • A valid drivers license must be carried by all drivers. Drivers must be 18 years of age.

 

Days of operation: Daily (half day – morning/afternoon)

 

At the top, Burj Khalifa 

At 828 metres (2,716 feet), the Burj Khalifa is the tallest building in the world. Visit the main observation deck and outdoor terrace on level 124 offering 360-degree views of the city; or visit the exclusive level 148 - the Burj Sky.

  • Multiple photo opportunities of the city, desert and ocean
  • State-of-the-art telescopes provide real-time and historical views of the scenes below
  • Indoor and outdoor observation areas
  • Travel to the observation deck at 10 metres per second in the express elevator
  • Upgrade to Burj Sky, level 148, to enjoy a premium lounge with food and beverage service

Days of operation: Daily

Contact the hospitality desk when you are on site in Dubai for bookings.

 

 

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  • The full price of any Activity shall be due and payable when a booking is made and we may cancel any booking if the full price of the Activity is not paid to us at least two (7) days prior to commencement of the said Activity. Failure to turn up in the designated location for an Activity by the specified departure time shall be considered to be cancellation.
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