|Package Name||Dubai City Tour|
One of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates on the Persian Gulf is the emirate’s main city, called “Dubai City”.
Dubai is the most populous and second largest emirate of the United Arab Emirates after Abu Dhabi. In 1587 AD, the Venetian pearl merchant Gaspero Balbi mentions the name of Dubai as one of the places where Venetians worked, diving for pearls.
There are records of the town of Dubai from 1799. Earlier in the 18th century the Al Abu Falasa lineage of Bani Yas clan established itself in Dubai which was a dependent of the settlement of Abu Dhabi until 1833, the Al Maktoum dynasty, the rulers of Dubai fostered trade and commerce, unlike the town’s neighbors.
The town of Dubai was an important port of call for foreign tradesmen, Until the 1930s, the town was known for its pearl exports. Oil was discovered 120Km off the coast of Dubai, after which the town granted oil concessions.
On 2nd December 1971 Dubai, together with Abu Dhabi and five other emirates, formed the United Arab Emirates.
Dubai tours reveal the captivating contrast of the cultural and the modern.
Depart from the Hotel and drive through the scenic route of Dubai for photo stops at Burj Al Arab (world famous 7-star hotel), Atlantis the Palm (on the man made palm island), Jumeirah Mosque (the only Mosque allowing non-Muslims to enter), Burj Khalifa (the worlds tallest building), and the Sheikh’s Palace (a stunning palace with peacocks welcoming you).
Next visit the Bur Dubai Creek and the Dubai Museum (a treasure house of historical relic) then across the Dubai Greek with the old traditional water taxi (Abra) to the other side of the Greek where you will visit the Spicy bazzar lastly the visit to gold souq the impresive area of international designat affordabel price in nearly 350 shops is sure to tempt you…….. Beware dont be left behind.