Tours and Trips Around Dubai City

Tours and Trips Around Dubai City

If you are looking for different options in terms of tours and trips around Dubai city then rest assured there are plenty of them. The list of things you can do is long ranging from Hatta Wadi trips, scuba diving to helicopter tours and Sharjah tour. Let us now look at all of them in detail in the next few sections.

If you are looking for different options in terms of tours and trips around Dubai city then rest assured there are plenty of them. The list of things you can do is long ranging from Hatta Wadi trips, scuba diving to helicopter tours and Sharjah tour. Let us now look at all of them in detail in the next few sections.

Dubai Tours and Trips

Hatta Wadi Trips:

Hatta Wadi is around 100 kilometers from Dubai city and your journey from Dubai to Hatta Wadi is bound to be a memorable one because of the scenery you get to explore while traveling such as the red sand dunes, majestic 16th century fort and eye catching landscape of Hajar Mountains. The trip also halts at one of the heritage villages where you can see many different types of traditional houses which showcase the village life of local people living in the mountains.

The journey becomes adventurous when you move across the dried riverbed called the wadis in the mountains and arrive at fresh blue water pools. You can enjoy your dip in the pools for some time and take refreshments before moving on to the nearby 5-star hotel for lunch. You can then visit the nearby street market where you can purchase carpets and other things before heading back to Dubai.

Scuba Diving:

The coastline at Dubai is famous for its coral reefs and rich marine life which you can explore by going for scuba diving. The best place for scuba diving with beautiful view of underwater life is at Khorfakkan which is also called as creek of two jaws and is a very scenic location that you will love.

Apart from scuba diving you can also go for deep sea fishing trips which are of four hour duration and enjoy fishing with guidance from experienced crew members. You will be taken directly from your hotel to the creek where you will board the yacht for the sports fishing trip.

Helicopter Tours:

The best way of viewing the skyscrapers and landscape of Dubai is through the helicopter tour. Apart from the skyscrapers, you get a glimpse of blue waters of the Gulf that leave you breathless. The tour can be a short one of only about 10 minutes and can also stretch up to one hour depending upon the area covered by the tour. You do not have to worry about your safety since all helicopter tour operators follow strict safety guidelines and have the latest equipments on board.

Sharjah Tour:

As you must be aware of Sharjah is one of the heritage sites of UNESCO and also known as cultural capital of the nation. Thus a visit to Sharjah is a must if you are on a Dubai tour. The Sharjah tour comprises of visits to the old town and an 1820 fort that was built by Sharjah’s royal family. The other noteworthy place of visit during the tour is the Al Asrah Souq where you will find different shops selling things ranging from silver jewelry, handicraft items to antiques and famous gulf pearls.