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New Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour, Dubai

1 November 2014

Travel service provider dnata and parter City Sightseeing Worldwide have launched Dubai’s newest hop-on, hop-off bus tour, City Sightseeing

Showcasing Dubai’s world-renowned skyline and landmarks, sightseers benefit from modern double-decker buses, a dozen language options and 27 different location stops around the city. “dnata has seen this city grow and become one of the world’s most popular destinations,” said Iain Andrew, DSVP, dnata Travel. “Many visitors come to Dubai wanting to take in all the city has to offer in a convenient and fun way, and City Sightseeing delivers. Each passenger will see Dubai’s sights from the most modern, comfortable double-decker buses available, offering the best perspective of the city.” 

City Sightseeing has three routes – Red, Blue and Green – which aim to capture Dubai’s heritage and future. The Blue Route offers 12 stops, including Dubai Mall, Burj Khalifa, Jumeirah Mosque, Jumeirah Beach Park, the Umm Suqeim Public Beach and Madinat Jumeirah, taking guests onto the iconic Palm Jumeirah and ending at the Mall of the Emirates. Its Red Route has 16 stops, including the Gold Souk, the Spice Souk, Dubai Mall, Dhow Cruise, Bastakia, the Dubai Museum and, finally, the Old Souk. The Green Route stops at Deira City Centre, the transfer point between Green and Red routes, Dubai Airport Terminal 3 and Dubai Airport Terminal 1.

“We’re coming to Dubai with a fresh perspective and we can’t wait to bring our tours to this city and its visitors,” said Enrique Ybarra, president and CEO, City Sightseeing WorldWide. “There is no better way to experience a city than from the comfort and convenience of a City Sightseeing double-decker bus. Our unique commentary tailored for children, ensures every member of the family will learn about this city’s amazing past, present, and future.” 

Tickets for City Sightseeing tours can be purchased at the airport from marhaba and Arabian Adventures, as well as City Sightseeing's kiosks, website (citysightseeing-dubai.com) and bus operators at each stop. Ticket prices vary, with 24 and 48-hour options, single and family packages available. There is a shuttle bus service for client pick-up at the airport and drop-off at Deira City Centre. Shuttle pick-up is every 30 minutes, and connects customers to all three routes.



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