Dubai sightseeing, hop-on hop-off bus tours

Dubai has long been known as one of the magnificent emirates of the UAE where visitors can experience the high-end services, elegant amenities and the superb landscapes. It can be said that the emirates is a must-visit destination for those fond of travelling. Coming to Dubai, there are various choices for tourists regarding tour types. Of these, Hop-on hop-off bus tours are often chosen by tourists and got nice feedbacks from most of them.


There are usually 24-hour and 48-hour ticket for you to go sightseeing at your own pace aboard an open-top, double-decker bus. You can enjoy most of Dubai attractions, for example, the Gold Souk, Burj khalifa, Burj Al-Arab, Dubai Mall while learning about the city through audio commentary.

With the five routes around the city, you can board a bus and take a seat inside or on the open-air top. Now just relax and enjoy views of Dubai city and its landmarks. Stay on the bus or you can hop on and off at any of the stops that you are interested in. Stops and route details are included in the Itinerary. So, let pay a little attention.

The Red Route brings you to the glittering Gold Souk in Deira, explore fascinating Dubai Museum, or absorb the scenery around Dubai Creek. The Blue Route leads you to the big-name stores at Dubai Mall. On the way, you might want to catch some pictures of the spectacular Atlantis, the Palm hotel, and sail-shaped Burj Al-Arab, which is also known as the world first 7-star hotel.

The attracting feature of this kind of tours is that you are free to have your own itinerary and explore at your own pace. Moreover, while sitting on the bus, you can learn more about the city and the passing sights as well from the onboard audio commentary available in 12 languages. A day, these hop-on hop-off buses operates every half an hour from 9am to 8pm. However, there are also extended hours for your night trips allowing visitor to see the sparkling Dubai night.


If convenient, 48-hour ticket is recommended. You can have bonus that is another sightseeing tour in Sharjah, a Dubai’s neighbor, Sharjah’s delightful heritage Old Town, museums, waterfront, and other tourist destinations.

You may not believe but this is a must when you come to visit this fabulous emirate. Without hop-on hop-of bus tour, it may be impossible to see and enjoy all the Dubai sights.