Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Fujariah, Sharjah... discover the incredible contrasts of the United Arab Emirates on a private day trip from Dubai. You'll have an exclusive English-speaking guide just for you and your group as you explore its rich cultural and historic heritage.
Private Day Trip from Dubai
When making your booking, you'll be able to choose one of the following private trips departing from Dubai:
Abu Dhabi Day Trip (8 hours)
After being picked up from your hotel, you'll be taken to the United Arab Emirates' capital city, Abu Dhabi, famous for its fusion of luxury and tradition. Enjoy a guided tour, visiting the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque; admiring the views from the Corniche, the waterfront promenade; and marvelling at the majestic Emirates Palace luxury hotel.
You'll travel back in time discovering the origins of Abu Dhabi at the Heritage Village, a reconstruction of the historic emirate which reflects the traditional Bedouin way of life. After eating a delicious meal in a local restaurant, you'll visit the enormous Date Market where you can see all the different varieties of this popular dried fruit. Finally you'll take in the iconic skyline of the city before returning to Dubai.
Schedule: Monday to Sunday at 9 am.
Sharjah Day Trip (5 hours)
Having been picked up from your hotel in Dubai, you'll begin your excursion to the "Cultural Capital of the Arab World" according to UNESCO. Touring the historic Emirate of Sharjah, you'll discover the Museum of Islamic Civilisation, the Al-Arsa Souk and the massive Central Market, spread over six buildings with more than 600 stores.
Your day trip will also include a panoramic tour of Sharjah, including the Pearl Monument, which symbolises the union of the UAE's seven emirates; the striking Faisal Mosque and the Holy Quran Monument at Cultural Square. The excursion will come to an end back at your hotel in Dubai.
Schedule: Monday to Sunday, except for Fridays, at 9 am.
Tailor your trip!
Your private day trip includes a pick up and drop off service from hotels in Dubai (except in the following areas: Dubai Investments Park, Discovery Garden, Jebel Ali, Al Maha Resort & Bab Al Shams); from the Port Rashid cruise port; or from another central point in the city - you choose where's best for you!
Advantages of booking a private trip
When you book a private day trip, you'll receive a personalised service, including an exclusive English-speaking guide just for you and your group. You can also choose when and where you want to go and what's more, if you're a larger group, you'll save money!
This is a private tour organized for you and your partner, friends or family.
Abu Dhabi day trip
Up to 5 peopleUS$ 480
Up to 10 peopleUS$ 610
Up to 14 peopleUS$ 660
Up to 17 peopleUS$ 700
Sharjah day trip
Up to 5 peopleUS$ 320
Up to 10 peopleUS$ 346
Up to 14 peopleUS$ 395
Up to 17 peopleUS$ 435
Please check local restrictions before traveling. All of our services comply with recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19. Show more
You'll need to present your certificate of complete vaccination and a negative PCR test. This information is for guidance only and may change depending on local regulations. Always check the restrictions before travelling.
A safe distance of one metre between clients will be maintained whenever possible.
The use of masks is obligatory. The client must bring their own mask.
Alcohol gel will be available before, during, and after the service.
All those running the service (guide, driver etc...) will wear a mask throughout its duration.
The transport used will be disinfected before and after each service and deep-cleaned every 24 hours.
Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English.
Pick up and drop off.
Private transport from Dubai.
English speaking guide.
Private and exclusive tour, there won't be anyone else in your group.
When to book?
You can book up until 12 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Not wheelchair accessible.
All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code.
No printing of documentation required.
Frequently asked questions
Q - Do I need to present any document or test result to be able to take part in this activity?
A - You will need to present, in both physical and digital format, your Covid-19 vaccination card. It is also valid, in physical or digital format, any PRC test performed in the last 30 days, carried out in your country of origin or in Dubai. In addition, you will need to carry your valid passport.
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
If you have any other questions please contact us.