Plan Your Visit


Dubai is the most popular Emirati city for tourists from all over the world. Known for luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture, golden beaches, a breathtaking skyline and a thriving nightlife, the city boasts a glamorous lifestyle that’s hard to replicate. Your search for a holiday destination that is perfect for people of any age ends when you visit this beautiful city. Dubai, however, is far more than just glitz and glamor. Underneath its ostentatious exterior is a city rich in culture, diversity and history. From its thriving art and design ecosystem, to its unique cuisine and adventure sports, there’s a lot for you to explore and cherish during your visit. The best way to truly explore Dubai in its entirety is through a Hop-On, Hop-Off bus tour. The Hop-On, Hop-Off tour allows you to explore the city in the comfort of an air-conditioned bus that also gives you the convenient option of getting on or off wherever you want and as many times as you want. This gives you the flexibility to plan your day at your own pace. The accompanying tour guide onboard the bus gives you the lowdown on each attraction, ensuring that you learn as much as possible about the city and its attractions. Pre-recorded commentary in different languages is also available.

Classic Ticket - Big Bus 1 Day Hop-On-Hop-Off Bus Tour
Premium Ticket - Big Bus 2 Day Hop-On-Hop-Off Bus Tour
Deluxe Ticket - Big Bus 5 Day Hop-On-Hop-Off Bus Tour
Big Bus - Panoramic Night Bus Tour
Abu Dhabi & Dubai Big Bus Hop-On Hop-Off Combo Bus Tour
Dubai Wonderbus Tour - Sea & Land Adventure
About

    The Big Bus 1-Day Hop-On-Hop-Off tour gives you a general overview of the city with the flexibility of traveling when you want.

    The Big Bus 2-Day Hop-On-Hop-Off tour offers a slower-paced tour of the city with the flexibility to travel when you want.

    This Big Bus Tour serves as a comprehensive tour of Dubai with loads of flexibility in hand. You can explore Dubai’s finest attractions at your own pace with complimentary tickets to a Dubai Marina Cruise and a visit to the Lost Chambers

    This Big Bus tour takes you on a splendid night tour of the city. The illuminated attractions and skyscrapers of sci-fi Dubai city at night is something you simply cannot miss.

    This 2-day Hop On Hop Off Big Bus Combo Tour of Dubai and Abu Dhabi is very good for those who want to acquaint themselves with the capital city as well as the tourist capital of the UAE. You also have the flexibility to get off at a place of your choice and return at anytime.

    The Wonderbus tour offers a unique tour of the city in which the bus doubles as a water vehicle. This way, you get to see Dubai from land as well as from the water.

Timings

The buses run at a 30-minute frequency between 8:50 AM and 6:00 PM.

City Tour - Red: Between 8:50 AM and 5:50 PM.
City Tour - Blue: Between 9:00 AM and 6:00 PM.
City Tour - Green:
Between 9:00 AM and 6:00 PM. Sharjah Tour: Departs at 10:30 AM on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Cruises depart every hour between 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM.

City Tour - Red: Between 8:50 AM and 5:50 PM.
City Tour - Blue: Between 9:00 AM and 6:00 PM.
City Tour - Green: Between 9:00 AM and 6:00 PM. Sharjah Tour: Departs at 10:30 AM on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Cruises depart every hour between 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM.
Flamingo Lagoon: Departs at 9:00 AM on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
Palm Island Drive: Tours depart every day at 5:00 PM.

Stop 13, Deira City Center - 7:15 PM.
Stop 2/14, Dubai Mall - 7:45 PM.
Stop 26/27, Mall of the Emirates - 7:45 PM.
Stop 23/38, Souk Madinat - 8:00 PM.

The buses run at a 30-minute frequency between 8:50 AM and 6:00 PM.

This tour is available daily at 3:30 PM. This tour is 90 minutes long.

Number of Lines

3

3

3

1

The Dubai tour has 3 routes, while the Abu Dhabi tour has 2.

1

Reduced Price Tickets

AED 246

AED 283

AED 339

AED 194

AED 460

AED 195

Audio guide languages

English, Arabic, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Mandarin, Hindi, Farsi, Japanese and Brazilian Portuguese.

English, Arabic, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Mandarin, Hindi, Farsi, Japanese and Brazilian Portuguese

English, Arabic, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Mandarin, Hindi, Farsi, Japanese and Brazilian Portuguese.

English, Arabic, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Mandarin, Hindi, Farsi, Japanese and Brazilian Portuguese

Abu Dhabi: English, Arabic, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, and Mandarin.
Dubai: English, Arabic, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Mandarin, Hindi, Farsi, Japanese and Brazilian Portuguese.

English and Arabic

Wheelchair accessible (Yes/No)

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Exclusions

Transport to the bus pick-up points. .

Transport to the bus pick-up points.

Transport to the bus pick-up points.

Hop-on, Hop-off access.

Transport to the bus pick-up points.

Transport to the bus pick-up points.

Validity

The ticket is valid up until 6 months from the date of purchase. The day on which you exchange your voucher counts as the first day of your pass.

The ticket is valid up until 6 months from the date of purchase. The day on which you exchange your voucher counts as the first day of your pass.

The ticket is valid up until 6 months from the date of purchase. The day on which you exchange your voucher counts as the first day of your pass.

Big Bus Night tour Dubai can be redeemed any day within 6 months of purchase.

The ticket is valid up until 6 months from the date of purchase. The day on which you exchange your voucher counts as the first day of your pass.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance allowed with a full refund.

These tickets cannot be cancelled, amended or rescheduled.

These tickets cannot be cancelled, amended or rescheduled.

Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance allowed with a full refund.

Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance allowed with a full refund.

Cancellation up to 48 hours for a full refund.

Add-ons

- Night tours.
- Dhow Cruise.
- Free entry to 7 museums.
- Guided walking tours.

- Half day tour of tour of Sharjah.
- 1-hour Marina Cruise.
- Night tours.
- Free entry to 7 museums.
- Guided walking tours.

- Dhow Cruise.
- Lost Chambers Aquarium.
- Half day tour of Sharjah.
- Free entry to 7 museums.
- Guided walking tours.
- 1-hour Marina Cruise.
- Palm Island Drive Tour.
- Desert Tour.
- Flamingo Lagoon Discovery.

- Dubai Mall
- Mall of the Emirates
- Souk Madinat

- Entry to 10 museums in Dubai.
- Mercato advantage booklet.
- Wafi Welcome Card.

Advantages of Big Bus Tour

  • Big Bus tours operate along three different routes that cover most of the city’s top attractions, allowing you to explore Dubai as much as possible.
  • The bus is a classic, open-top double-decker bus, allowing you to enjoy the open-air view of Dubai. Additionally, when the temperatures outside begin soaring, you can make use of the air-conditioned seating inside the bus as well.
  • Frequent departures are available on the red, green and blue routes, ensuring that your time spent in sightseeing does not go to waste.
  • The 1-day Big Bus Hop-On-Hop-Off tour has 30 stops covering most of the attractions, and also comes with a free Dhow Cruise, a night tour, guided walking tours and free entry to 7 museums.
  • The Panoramic Night Bus Tour, although not a hop-on-hop-off tour, allows you to enjoy a nighttime panoramic view of Dubai.

Tips for Big Bus

  • Big Bus tours depart every 20 minutes.
  • The red route, which takes approximately 2 hours for each circuit, takes you through 11 attractions: Dubai Mall, City Walk, Wafi, Burjuman, Old Souk, Heritage Village, Spice Souk, Dubai Museum, Gold Souk, Riviera and Deira City Center.
  • The blue route, which is about 2 hours and 20 minutes long, takes you through 10 attractions within the city and Palm Islands: Mall of the Emirates, Marina Walk, Marina Mall, Marina Promenade, The Beach, Bay Side, Tallest Block, Media City, Al Ittihad Park and Atlantis The Palm.
  • The green route, which is about 1 hour 30 minutes long, takes you through 5 attractions: the Jumeirah Public Beach, Souk Madinat, Burj Al Arab, Mall of the Emirates and the Dubai Mall.
  • The buses run between 8:50 AM and 6:00 PM.
  • The tour is available in 12 different languages.

Advantages of Wonderbus

  • The Wonderbus is an amphibious bus that gives you a tour of the city on land and water, giving you a unique experience.
  • The bus follows a well-planned route, giving you the chance to experience the best local spots in Dubai, like the gold souq, the spice market, the Jumeirah mosque and more.
  • Experienced guides on the tour will share their knowledge with you, giving you a memorable trip.

Tips for Wonderbus

  • The tour is 90 minutes long.
  • The tour is available daily at 3:30 PM.
  • The bus route goes past top attractions including the Jumeirah mosque, the Al Fahidi district, historic monuments and other buildings of significance. Then, the bus turns into a boat and drives into the creek allowing you to enjoy sights like the Heritage Village and the gold and spice souks from the water.
  • The tour is available in English and Arabic.