Dubai is a destination of choice for tourists, who pour into the emirate desperate to experience the very best it has to offer. The Big Bus Tours offer holistic sightseeing tours in open-top buses around Dubai.
Hey guys, here’s everything you need to know about Big Bus Tours in Dubai, for an easy way to see Dubai’s most popular attractions of the city.
Big Bus Dubai Tours
The adventure begins!
Journey with Big Bus Tours will ensure you experience many of Dubai’s major attractions.
Explore Arabian charm in Big Bus Dubai!
- One of the world’s largest tour operators, Big Bus Tours offer a safe and exciting journey aboard open-top buses in Dubai.
Perks Of Big Bus Tours
Big Bus Tours offers:
*Comprehensive sightseeing tours in air-conditioned buses.
*Free-to-use mobile app to view live bus arrival timings, maps, route information and more.
*Pre-recorded, entertaining commentary in 12 languages.
*Free personal headphones.
*Amazing views of Dubai’s tourist attractions and skyline.
Nine stops operational on the Red Routes
THE DUBAI MALL
-Over 1,000 retail stores, 200+ food and beverage outlets, Bloomingdales, Galeries Lafayette, KidZania, Dubai Aquarium & Under Water Zoo.
-Nearby the Big Bus Dubai Mall stop stands the world’s tallest building – the Burj Khalifa.
-Choreographed water show, The Dubai Fountain.
BASTAKIYA OLD VILLAGE
Bastakiya Old Village. Meander through the streets of Al Seef. You enjoy views of the historic Dubai Creek as you experience traditional Dubai.
AL FAHIDI FORT
Located opposite The Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department – HH The Ruler’s Court, near Al Fahidi Fort. You’ll travel through the famous Spice Souk (market), historic Al Fahidi Fort, the Fatimid-style Bur Dubai Grand Mosque and the former fishing village, Bastakia Quarter.
OLD SOUK OF ARABIA
*Hop-on/hop-off Big Bus from Old Souk of Arabia.
* Enjoy views of the traditional souks and the old home of the former ruler of Dubai, H.H Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum, now known as Shindagha Museum.
THE OLD WATCHTOWER & HERITAGE VILLAGE
You can hail the bus from The Old Watchtower & Former Village at Al Ghubaiba Bus Stop.
GOLD & SPICE SOUKS
The Big Bus Tour starts/stops at Baniyas Road. There is a bus stop near the corner of Old Baladiya Street.
Take a glimpse into Dubai’s past with views of old Dubai souks and the Deira Fish Market.
There is a bus stop located opposite the Riviera Hotel entrance on Baniyas Road.
ATLANTIS THE PALM
- Another bus stop near the monorail station on Crescent Road in Palm Jumeirah.
- Soak up the beautiful sights of this awesomely impressive palm tree-shaped island.
The last stop is at the first roundabout of Souk Madinat Jumeirah. This marks the end/beginning of your trip with Big Bus Dubai.
Sheikh Zayed Road (E11), Jumeirah Mosque, Creekside Par, Bastakia Quarter, Jumeirah Beach Park, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai Creek, Jumeirah Public Beach, Burj Al Arab, Atlantis the Palm, Diving and Heritage Village, Bur Dubai Grand Mosque, Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum’s House (Shindagha Museum).
RETAIL CENTRES & SHOPPING MALLS
Dubai Festival City Mall
Mercato Shopping Mall
Mall of the Emirates
Deira Fish Market
Deira City Centre
Wafi Shopping Mall
Burjuman Shopping Mall
Creek Dhow Cruise
The Green Planet
Marina Dhow Cruise
Desert Sunset Tour
Lost Chambers of Atlantis
Dubai Museum/Al Fahidi Fort
Flamingo Lagoon Discovery
Arabian Treasure Walk
The Dubai Fountain
RTA Water Bus
Downtown Discovery Walk
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
The Old Watchtower & Heritage Village
Atlantis The Palm
BIG BUS TOUR SCHEDULE
*Burj Khalifa / Dubai Mall (Financial Center Road – Tourist Bus Parking Area)
*Bastakiya Old Village (Al Seef Street (bus stop by Discover Dubai shop)
*Al Fahidi Fort (Dubai Museum – opposite The Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department,HH The Ruler’s Court)
*Old Souk of Arabia (18 28B Street)
*The Old Watchtower & Heritage Village (15 Al Ghubaiba Rd, bus stop)
*Gold & Spice Souks (Baniyas Road, bus stop near corner with Old Baladiya Street)
*Dubai Creek (Baniyas Road, bus stop opposite Riviera Hotel entrance)
*Atlantis the Palm (Crescent Road, Palm Jumeirah Island, near the monorail station)
*Souk Madinat Jumeirah / Burj al Arab (Roundabout outside Souk Madinat)
Note: The duration of each tour is two hours.
COST (ADULT) - $57.2 (AED 210)
COST (CHILD) - $38.8 (AED 142.5)
COST (ADULT) - $66.4 (AED 243.8)
COST (CHILD) - $44.90 (AED 164.9)
Time Available @ 10:00 am, 12:00 pm, 02:00 pm, 04:00 pm.
Note: Big Bus Dubai price is subject to change and the amount in AED may also vary depending upon the exchange rate.
Location: Outside Main Entrance, The Dubai Mall
Timings: 08:00 am – 07:00 pm daily
Contact: bigbustours.com/en/dubai or Big Bus Dubai App (Online booking available)
Are there any discounts available? Which days do big bus tours operate?
- Yes, Big Bus Tours offers discounts for groups of 20 people or more.