Check Availability

Big Bus Dubai Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour with Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo Admission

Select date and travellers
  • Select date
  • Select adult
  • Select child
  • Child age

Sale
Multisave
View Price Guide
from US$ 84.61 per person pp

Key Highlights

  • Smartphone voucher accepted – No need to print!
  • Route covers attractions like the Burj Khalifa, the Jumeirah Mosque, Emirates Towers, Atlantic the Palm, Dubai Creek and more!
  • Your hop-on, hop-off ticket also includes a Creek Dhow cruise, a night tour and 4 walking tours and admission to 7 museums
  • Choose between a Classic or Premium ticket and enjoy the Dubai hop-on, hop-off tour for 1 or 2 days
  • Enjoy a complimentary Marina cruise and half-day Sharjah tour with the Premium ticket
  • Find and capture stunning views of aquatic life all around the Dubai Aquarium
  • Explore Dubai on a hop-on, hop-off tour with more than 20 stops on 3 different routes and see attractions of your choice
  • Visit two of the most captivating attractions of Dubai in one day- Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo
  • Interact with familiar and unfamiliar animals in the Underwater Zoo, such as otters, penguins, and numerous fish
  • Overview

    Discover Dubai on a 1 or 2-day hop-on, hop-off bus tour and visit Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo with this saver combo!

    Explore Dubai on a fun and flexible hop-on, hop-off bus tour and hop on and off at more than 20 stops on 3 routes! Your hop-on, hop-off ticket includes a FREE dhow cruise, 4 walking tours and entry to 7 famous Dubai museums. Upgrade your ticket to Premium to include a scenic Marina Cruise and a half-day Sharjah Tour as well!

    Download the tour route map

    Experience a fascinating and interactive journey through the underwater world at Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo in Dubai Mall. See over 33,000 aquatic animals in the Dubai Aquarium and get up & close with penguins, piranhas, crabs, sea horses, jellyfish and more at the Underwater Zoo.

    The attraction ticket will be issued for the date selected at the time of booking. The Big Bus hop-on, hop-off ticket can be used anytime within 3 months.

    You can refer the 'Please Note' section below for more important information regarding the booking vouchers.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?

    Daily

    Duration

    Big Bus Classic Tour: 1 day
    Big Bus Premium Tour: 2 days
    Dubai Aquarium: 1 Day

    Start time

    The hop-on, hop-off bus departure time from the 3 routes are as follows:
    City Route: From 8:50am to 6pm; every 20 minutes. The entire loop takes 2 hours.
    Marina Route: From 8:50am to 6pm; every 20 minutes. The entire loop takes 90 minutes.
    Beach Route: From 9am to 6pm; every 15 minutes. The entire loop takes 2 hours 20 minutes.

    Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo:
    Weekdays (Sunday - Wednesday): 10am - 10pm Last admission: 9:30pm
    Weekends (Thursday - Saturday): 10am - 12am Last admission: 11:30pm
    Timings are subject to change

    Meeting Point

    Hop-on, hop-off bus tour: Hop on the bus at any of the stops.

    Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo: Ticket counter at the Dubai Aquarium in The Dubai Mall, Sheikh Zayed Road.

    Ending Point:
    Hop-on, hop-off bus tour: Hop off the bus at any of the stops.
    Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo: Same as the start point

    Ending Point

    Itinerary

    Dubai Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour:

    Your ticket for the Big Bus Dubai Hop-On Hop-Off tour is valid for 1 day and 2 days from when you first board the bus. The bus will follow three interlinked routes: Red route (City Tour), Blue route (Marina Tour) and Green route (Beach Tour) covering the following major Dubai attractions such as: • 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

    Admission to 7 museums:

    Enjoy admission to 7 famous Dubai museums including the Dubai Museum and Sheikh Maktoum Palace.

    Night tour: Discover the beauty of Dubai by night on an exciting bus tour. See attractions like the Burj Khalifa, Dubai Marina, Atlantis the Palm and Burj Al Arab. Enjoy enlivening audio commentary on board in 12 languages.

    4 Walking tours:

    Heritage Valley Walking Tour: Discover one of Dubai’s best-preserved early settlements.
    Arabian Treasures Walking Tour: Explore Dubai’s souks on this tour.
    Downtown Discovery Walking Tour: See Dubai’s vibrant district of Downtown Dubai.
    Historical District Trek: Explore the historical Al Fahidi Fort.

    Dhow Cruise: Glide along the historical Dubai Creek and see the major landmarks of Dubai.

    Choose between a Classic and Premium Ticket:

    Classic Ticket:
    Validity: 1 day

    Inclusions:
    Free entry to 7 museums
    Dhow cruise
    Night Tour
    4 walking tours
    Free water and WiFi

    Premium Ticket:
    Validity: 2 days

    Inclusions:
    Free entry to 7 museums
    Creek Dhow Cruise
    Night tour
    4 walking tours
    Marina cruise
    Sharjah tour
    Free water and WiFi

    Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo:

    Make your own way to Dubai Aquarium. The Dubai Aquarium boasts over 33,000 aquatic animals, comprising over 140 species. Over 300 sharks and rays live in this tank, including the largest collection of Sand Tiger Sharks in the world.

    Located just above the aquarium is the Underwater Zoo, home to massive ‘King Croc’ and some of the UAE’s nocturnal animals.

    Enjoy a guided, behind-the-scenes tour of the Underwater Observatory to feed stingrays and sharks. Take a closer look at the various breeding projects the scientists are working on.

    After your visit, make your way back to your accommodation or continue sightseeing on your own.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • Classic or Premium 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 with hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • FREE entry to 7 museums with hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • Dhow cruise with hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • FREE Wifi on bus with hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • FREE headphones with hop-on, hop-off ticket
    • Marina Cruise and Sharjah tour (with Premium option)
    • Aquarium Tunnel (at Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo)
    • Underwater Zoo (at Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo)
    • Behind the Scenes tour (at Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo)
    • Underwater Observatory (at Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo)

    Exclusions

    • Meals
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel transfers
  • Please note

    Voucher Information- Immediately on booking you will be emailed a receipt for your purchase, this document is a booking confirmation. And we will follow this up with 2 separate Bar Coded tickets for Bus and Attraction within 24 hours of your booking. It’s Mandatory to carry the Bar Coded vouchers for Bus and attraction ticket.

    Big Bus hop-on, hop-off tour:

    Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other device.

    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 or 2 days from that time.

    Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo:

    Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other device.

    Only original E-Ticket will be accepted. E-Tickets with deletions or alterations will not be accepted.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.