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Big Bus Dubai: Hop-On, Hop-Off, Dhow Cruise, Night Tour and Ticket Upgrade

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    • Adults (16+)
    • Children (5-15)
    • Infants (0-4)
from US$ 77.00 US$ 58.14 per person pp
    • With 20 convenient stops, enjoy Dubai sightseeing on a fun & flexible Dubai hop-on, hop-off tour
    • Choose between a 1, 2 or 5-day Dubai hop-on, hop-off tour and enjoy a host of complimentary activities
    • Route covers major attractions of Dubai including the Burj Khalifa, the Jumeirah Mosque, Emirates Towers, Atlantic the Palm, Dubai Creek and much more
    • Choose from a Classic, Premium and Deluxe ticket and enjoy additional benefits!
    • Value-added activities with your hop-on, hop-off ticket include a free dhow cruise, night tour & walking tours
    • Informative audio commentary available in 12 different languages
  • Overview

    The Big Bus Dubai Hop-on Hop-off tour is one of the most comprehensive introductions to the city of Dubai, the jewel among the Emirates. The three carefully designed routes take you through Dubai’s most famous landmarks.

    Your Big Bus Dubai hop-on, hop-off ticket comes with a FREE dhow cruise, FREE entry to more than five museums in Dubai, a night tour, guided walking tours and more!

    You can choose from three hop-on, hop-off ticket options, with the validity of the tickets ranging from one day, two days and 5 days, and a specific set of inclusions:

    Classic Ticket

    • 1-Day hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • Dhow Cruise
    • 2.5 hours Night Tour (Map)
    • Four walking tours  
    • FREE entry to seven museums including Dubai Museum and Sheikh Maktoum Palace
    • Rewards voucher booklet featuring discounts and offers at a number of attractions

    Premium Ticket

    • 2-day hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • Dhow Cruise
    • 1-hour Marina and Island Lagoon Boat Cruise
    • 2.5 hours Night Tour (Map)
    • FREE half-day Sharjah Tour
    • Two walking tours

    Deluxe Ticket

    • 5-day hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • Dhow Cruise
    • 2.5 hours Night Tour (Map)
    • Five walking tours
    • Desert Sunset Tour
    • FREE entry to seven museums including Dubai Museum and Sheikh Maktoum Palace
    • FREE half-day Sharjah Tour
    • Flamingo Lagoon Discovery at Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary
    • FREE entry to Lost Chambers Aquarium
    • Palm Island Drive
    • 1-hour Marina and Island Lagoon Boat Cruise

    The major Dubai attractions covered by the tour are:

    • Burj Al Arab
    • The Jumeirah mosque
    • Al Fahidi Fort & Dubai Museum
    • The Gold Souk
    • The Burj Khalifa
    • The Spice Souk
    • Jumeirah Park & Public Beach
    • Atlantis the Palm
    • Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum’s House
    • Dubai Creek
    • Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR)
    • The Beach
    • Emirates Towers

    For more information on routes, download the tour route map  

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary


    When does it run?



    1, 2 or 5 days (take your pick)

    Start Time

    Hop on, hop off Bus: Buses depart between 8:30am and 6pm, every 90 minutes to 120 minutes. Since this is an outdoor activity, the schedules might just change sometimes. Check the frequency and bus operating hours on the day of your tour just to be safe.

    Click here to view attraction timings

    Meeting Point

    You may board the bus at any of the designated stops.

    Ending Point

    Hop off at any of the stops

  • Inclusions & Exclusions
    • 1, 2 or 5 days Hop On Hop Off ticket (as per option chosen)
    • Recorded commentary in English, Arabic, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Hindi, Farsi, Japanese, Portuguese (Brazil) & Mandarin
    • Dhow cruise
    • Night tour
    • Walking tours
    • Other value additions (in Premium and Deluxe ticket)
    • Food and drinks

  • Please note

    Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    Your Hop On Hop Off ticket is valid for 1, 2 or 5 days from the time you first board the bus.

    Your booking voucher can be exchanged for your Hop-On Hop-Off ticket at any one of the stops. Simply choose the stop which you wish to start the tour from and present your voucher to the driver who will exchange it for a ticket that will be valid for 1, 2 or 5 days from that time.

    You have to buy a child ticket for children aged 5-15 years and have to be accompanied by an adult.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised  activity to reconfirm.

    Each bus can accommodate 80 guests.

  • Customer Reviews

    • Wonderful tour experience!

      We were only in Dubai for 3 days, but we bought a 5-day deluxe pass (since 3 or 4 day ones aren't available), and it was well worth the money. A wonderful way for visitors to get around...

      Rex Morgan, New Zealand, 27/Apr/2018
    • Many thanks for the Dubaï Big Bus Hop on, Hop off, Premium. We had a very nice trip around Dubai and even at night. The employees and drivers were were helpful and very polite. Many th...

      KOYTCHA LOUCKMANDJEE, France, 02/Apr/2018
    • Super AWESOME with a lot of savings

      This is definitely a must have if you are exploring Dubai at your own pace. We used to apply a combination of the Dubai metro and HoHo busses so we could reach at our pick up points for...

      anshul chawla, India, 08/Jan/2018
    • Value for money. Easy to handle.

      Arjo Toolen, United Kingdom, 13/Feb/2019
    • Friendly, efficient and informative.

      Aftab Khan, United Kingdom, 27/May/2017
    • Great value for money really enjoyed it

      Mrs severn, United Kingdom, 21/Feb/2017
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