Private Tour: Dubai Layover & Stopover Sightseeing Tour


Make the most of your Dubai layover by indulging in a private sightseeing tour that transcends the airport terminals. Explore the dynamic city in the comfort of an air-conditioned vehicle, accompanied by a knowledgeable personal guide. This tailored experience showcases Dubai’s blend of heritage and modernity, featuring landmarks like the Bastakiya Historic District, the iconic Burj Khalifa, and the opulent Burj Al-Arab. Immerse yourself in the bustling souks, from the Spice Souk to the glittering Gold Souk, and enjoy a serene abra ride across Dubai Creek. With round-trip airport transfers included, this 4.5-hour private layover tour ensures you capture the essence of Dubai efficiently and comfortably.


  1. Bastakiya Historic District: Explore the charm of Old Dubai in the Bastakiya quarter, where restored courtyard houses with traditional wind-towers offer a glimpse into the city’s historic past.
  2. Burj Khalifa and Burj Al-Arab: Marvel at the architectural wonders of Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, and the sail-shaped Burj Al-Arab, one of the world’s tallest hotels.
  3. Jumeirah Mosque and Jumeirah: Admire the elegance of Jumeirah Mosque and explore the upscale residential area of Jumeirah.
  4. Abra Ride: Experience a traditional abra ride across Dubai Creek, capturing picturesque views of the city from the water.
  5. Spice Souk and Gold Souk: Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the Spice Souk, filled with aromatic herbs and spices, and explore the glittering Gold Souk with its dazzling array of jewelry.


  • Private Professional Guide: Enjoy the personalized attention of a private professional English-speaking guide who tailors the experience to your preferences.
  • Flexible Itinerary: Customize your tour based on specific interests, ensuring a unique and engaging layover experience.
  • Efficient Airport Transfer: Benefit from seamless airport pickup and drop-off in a private vehicle, maximizing your time in Dubai.


  1. Airport Terminal 3 Pickup: Begin your layover tour with a convenient pickup from Dubai International Airport’s Terminal 3.
  2. Burj Al-Arab and Burj Khalifa: Capture photos of the iconic Burj Al-Arab and marvel at the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world.
  3. Jumeirah and Jumeirah Mosque: Explore the upscale residential area of Jumeirah and admire the elegant Jumeirah Mosque.
  4. Bastakiya Historic District: Delve into the charm of Old Dubai in the Bastakiya quarter, known for its restored courtyard houses and traditional wind-towers.
  5. Abra Ride: Board a traditional abra for a tranquil ride across Dubai Creek, offering scenic views of the city.
  6. Spice Souk and Gold Souk: Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the Spice Souk, followed by exploration of the dazzling Gold Souk.
  7. Airport Terminal 3 Drop-off: Conclude your layover tour with a drop-off at Dubai International Airport’s Terminal 3.

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Dress comfortably, considering the weather conditions.
  • Communicate preferences with the guide to tailor the itinerary accordingly.
  • Capture memorable moments but be mindful of cultural sensitivities when taking photographs.

FAQs: Q: Can the itinerary be customized based on specific interests? A: Yes, the itinerary is flexible, and the private guide can tailor the experience to your preferences.

Q: Is airport pickup and drop-off included? A: Yes, round-trip airport transfers in a private vehicle are included for a seamless layover experience.

Q: How long is the layover tour? A: The layover tour is approximately 4.5 hours, ensuring a comprehensive exploration of Dubai’s key attractions within the layover time constraints.