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Big Bus Dubai: Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour

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    • Adult (16+)
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Key Highlights

  • Explore the best of Dubai from over 20 stops and 3 comprehensive routes
  • Hop on and off as you wish across 1, 2 or 5-days to explore the attractions of your choice
  • Get up close with top attractions like Burj Khalifa, Gold Souk and more
  • Relish a mesmerising night tour, a charming Dhow cruise and a range of walking tours for FREE
  • Buy the Premium or Deluxe tickets to enjoy additional activities for FREE
  • FREE activities range from Desert Sunset Adventure to Sharjah Tour and Flamingo Lagoon Discovery
  • Discover the city’s history and heritage with FREE access to 7 museums
  • Both printed or smartphone vouchers accepted!
  • 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, with complete flexibility to hop on and off as you please to explore the attractions of your choice. 

    All the Big Bus Dubai hop-on, hop-off tickets come with a FREE dhow cruise, night tour, four 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, along with a specific set of inclusions:

    Classic Ticket

    • 1-Day hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • FREE Dhow Cruise + Night Tour + All FOUR Walking Tours + Entry to seven museums + Rewards voucher booklet featuring discounts and offers at a number of attractions

    Premium Ticket

    • 2-day hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • FREE Dhow Cruise + Night Tour + Any TWO Walking Tours + 1-hour Marina and Island Lagoon Boat Cruise + Half-Day Sharjah Tour

    Deluxe Ticket

    • 5-day hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • FREE Dhow Cruise + Night Tour + All FOUR Walking Tours & ONE Exclusive Walking Tour + 1-hour Marina and Island Lagoon Boat Cruise + Half-Day Sharjah Tour + Entry to seven museums + Flamingo Lagoon Discovery at Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary + Lost Chambers Aquarium + Palm Island Drive + Desert Sunset Tour


    • 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

    … and more!

    Click Here for the COMPLETE TOUR MAP & SCHEDULES

    About the Supplier: One of the largest operators of open-top sightseeing bus tours, Big Bus Tours have been fuelling the spirit of adventure in over 20 cities across four continents.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?



    Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: 1, 2 or 5 days (take your pick)

    Night Tour: 2 hours 45 minutes

    Dhow Cruise: 1 hour

    Start time

    Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: Approx. 8:50am - 7:50pm, every 20 to 30 minutes - depending on the route
    Full Loop: 1 hour 10 - 50 minutes, depending on the route 

    Night Tour: 7:45pm // Dhow Cruise: 10:30am - 5:30pm, every hour

    Meeting Point

    Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: You can hop on at any of the stops

    Night Tour: Make your way to the Dubai Mall

    Dhow Cruise: Make your way to Spice Souk

    Ending Point

    Hop-on, Hop-off Bus: You can hop off at any of the stops

    Night Tour & Dhow Cruise: Same as the starting point

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • 1, 2 or 5 days Hop On Hop Off ticket (as per option chosen)
    • Recorded commentary in English, Arabic, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Hindi, Farsi, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese and Mandarin Chinese
    • Dhow cruise
    • Night tour
    • Free Admission to 7 Museums in Dubai - Classic & Deluxe Tickets
    • 2/4/5 Walking tours - depending on the ticket
    • Other value additions - Premium and Deluxe tickets


    • Food and drinks
    • Entrances
  • Please note

    Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

    All your Hop-on, Hop-off tickets come with FREE ADMISSION to 7 Museums in Dubai - Dubai Museum, Shindagha Museum, the Coin Museum, the Heritage House Museum, Al Ahmadiya School Museum, Poet Al-Oqaili Museum and the Municipality Museum.

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

    Your voucher is valid for 6 months from the date of redemption.

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

    Attractions (Museums and Lost Chambers Aquarium) - Please check the official websites for the opening hours.

    WALKING TOURS - 1 Hour each (with all tickets)

    • Al Fahidi Historical District Trek
      Schedule:?? Daily // 2pm
       Starting Point:?? Dubai Museum
    • Arabian Treasures Walking Tour
      Schedule:?? Daily // 3pm
      Starting Point:?? Dubai Museum
    • Downtown Discovery Walk
      Schedule:?? Daily // 6pm
       Starting Point:?? The Dubai Mall
    • Heritage Village Walking Tour
      Schedule:?? Daily // 5pm
      Starting Point:?? Dubai Heritage Village   
    • Khan Murjan Walking Tour - with Deluxe Tickets only
      Schedule:?? Daily
      Starting Point:?? WAFI Mall

    Schedule: Daily // 5pm
    Starting Point:? Atlantis The Palm

    Schedule: Daily // Time varies with Sunset
    Starting Point: The WAFI Mall

    Schedule:Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays // 9am
    Starting Point: WAFI Mall

    SHARJAH TOUR - Half Day
    Schedule: WAFI Mall
    Starting Point: Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays // 10:30am

    Schedule: Daily // 10am - 4pm, every hour
    Starting Point:vPier 7 (near Marina Mall) 

    Schedule: Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays // 9am
    Starting Point: WAFI Mall

    Additional info

    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...

      Rex Morgan, New Zealand
    • 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....

    • 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...

      anshul chawla, India
    • Udvarias, segítokész személyzet.

      Zoltan Mangliar, Germany, 29/Jan/2020
    • easy online purchase

      Harper Baikie, Canada, 04/Jan/2020
    • purchased cheaper than @ the original Big Bus Bubai site

      Verreet Bjorn, Belgium, 07/Nov/2019