Visitors are familiar with the iconic city skylines of the UAE but behind the skyscrapers of glass and light lies a rich culture and heritage, waiting to be explored. Don’t miss seeing the traditional side of the country on a city tour, or by joining one of the many experiences available, one of which is a dhow cruise. Our adventure experts explain more about this must-do experience.
Away from the glitz and glamour, step aboard a traditional dhow cruise in Abu Dhabi, the Dubai Creek, and Dubai Marina for an opportunity to experience the traditional mode of transportation used by traders for centuries. Cruising on a wooden dhow is a peaceful way to see the city from a different point of view in the evening. Enjoy scenic views of the night lights while you dine on an international buffet.
Traditional dhow cruise in Abu Dhabi
Take a dhow cruise in the capital. A dhow cruise in Abu Dhabi, sets sail past the city’s most impressive sights while you enjoy dishes from around the region. The traditional dhow cruise in Abu Dhabi is a wonderful way to see the key landmarks from Emirates Palace to the Abu Dhabi Corniche. Don’t forget your camera!
Traditional dhow cruise in Dubai Creek
See the traditional side of Dubai by night on a traditional dhow cruise in Dubai Creek and relax on the Arabic majlis-style seating on board where traditional lanterns amplify the ambience. Sip on aromatic Arabic coffee and enjoy a buffet dinner as you take in the sights of the Old Souks, Al Fahidi and Al Seef Marina.
Traditional dhow cruise in Dubai Marina
Choose to go on a dhow cruise in Dubai Marina, where the traditional dhow sails past modern skyscrapers. The dhow dinner cruise in Dubai Marina passes through not only the Marina, but sails along the coastline to The Palm, Jumeirah. Enjoy a buffet dinner as you take in the sights.
Whichever location you choose, the traditional dhow cruise in Abu Dhabi, the Dubai Creek, and Dubai Marina is not to be missed on your visit to Dubai. Book your place on a traditional dhow cruise with us today.
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