The top five cultural tours in the UAE

Attracting tourists from around the world, the UAE has a variety of city sightseeing tours available in a selection of languages – focused on a variety of themes. From a Traditional Dubai City Tour to the Tour of Al Ain from Abu Dhabi, here are the top picks from our city experts at Arabian Adventures.

Traditional Dubai City Tour

On the Traditional Dubai City Tour, visitors discover traditional Dubai’s rich history around the Dubai Creek, the Gold and Spice Souks and the Al Fahidi Cultural Neighbourhood. The half-day Traditional Dubai City Tour with Arabian Adventures visits the Dubai Museum for a look into times gone by and takes visitors on a ride across Dubai Creek in a traditional water taxi (abra) to the Gold and Spice Souks.

Walking Street Food Tour of Dubai

Walking street food tour in dubai, uae

Foodies looking to experience Dubai’s local ‘street food scene’ can join a Walking Street Food Tour of Dubai. Arrive hungry and sample a variety of hidden flavours from the region, learning about the culture and heritage of Dubai along the way with insider info from the entertaining tour guide. Take a stroll along 2nd   December Street and uncover the city’s hidden gems frequented by friendly residents.

Abu Dhabi City Tour

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi City tour

The full-day Abu Dhabi City Tour visits the capital’s landmarks with stops at the breathtaking Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, the Abu Dhabi Corniche, Heritage Village and passing the Louvre Abu Dhabi.  There is time to visit Abu Dhabi’s Marina Mall for lunch at your leisure. The Abu Dhabi City Tour with Arabian Adventures can be booked by visiting or calling 800 ARABIAN   where you can learn more about the exciting packages and offers.

Sharjah Heritage Tour

Sharjah heritage tour uae

Rich in culture and tradition, Sharjah is home to museums, cultural landmarks and interesting architecture. With a variety of informative stops, the Sharjah Heritage Tour with Arabian Adventures is not to be missed. Visit the Al Noor Mosque with the opportunity to ask questions and learn more from the informative hosts. Continue on to the Blue Souk and Union Monument, which symbolises the union of the seven emirates, before returning to Dubai.

Tour of Al Ain from Abu Dhabi

If you are staying in Abu Dhabi, take a full-day Tour of Al Ain from Abu Dhabi to explore the ‘green’ city of the UAE. Visit the UAE’s tallest peak, Jebel Hafeet, home to natural hot springs. The Tour of Al Ain from Abu Dhabi includes a chance to visit local museums and plantations with lunch at a hotel, before returning to Abu Dhabi. The tour may be operated by a supplier in co-operation with Arabian Adventures.

The UAE is rich in culture and tradition. Tours with Arabian Adventures give visitors and residents the opportunity to increase their knowledge and experiences on this selection of interesting city sightseeing tours – available in a variety of languages.

Visit to book your next adventure or call 800 ARABIAN for more information on our exciting packages and offers.