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The Yellow Boats

Dubai Water Sports
Duration: 30 - 90 minutes
From AED 175

Embark on a magical tour along the Dubai coast, along enchanting islands, beaches and sea-life and pause for a perfect photo opportunity. The Yellow Boats brings you up close and personal to some of the world's most fascinating landmarks.


  • 30 - 90 Minutes of Glorious Cruise
  • Professional Skipper and a Crew on Board
  • Mineral Water provided
  • Full Insurance Coverage
  • Equipped with Life Jackets & Navigation System
  • Departs Daily from Dubai
  • Meetings Point: Dubai Marina Walk - Opposite Spinneys

Tour 01 - Palm Jumeirah, Burj Al Arab & Marina Tour - 90 Minutes

This tour has everything! Start your tour around the stunning Dubai Marina and then out into open water where you will cruise around the amazing Palm Jumeirah, home to the Atlantis hotel. From there it's on to the world famous Burj Al Arab 7 star Hotal, a true Dubai icon. Then our tour heads back towards the Palm and on to the Marina. There is plenty to see on this trip, so cameras at the ready.
Cruise Route: Dubai Marina - Bluewaters - Ain Dubai - JBR - Palm Jumeirah - Atlantis - Burj Al Arab
Departure Timings: 09:00, 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00, 17:00, 18:00

Tour 02 - Palm Jumeirah & Burj Al Arab Tour - 75 Minutes

A spectacular tour that takes you to the most exclusive waterfront developments in the region - The Palm Jumeirah - with attractions such as the unique residential areas,The Atlantis and more - experience it by sea and then onwards to one of the World's Wonders and Dubai's treasures - Burj Al Arab - the fabulous 7 Star Hotel.
Cruise Route: Dubai Marina - Bluewaters - Ain Dubai - JBR - Palm Jumeirah - Atlantis
Departure Timings: 09:00, 10:45, 12:30, 14:15, 16:00, 17:45

Tour 03 - The Marina & JBR Tour - 60 Minutes

Join us on an evening sightseeing cruise of Dubai Marina and JBR, featuring its beautiful skyline, magnificent 21st century modern architecture and the sheer exhilaration and vibrancy of a chic, urban lifestyle.

Travel through the magnificent Dubai Marina with a breathtaking skyline, magnificent 21st Century modern architecture and experience the buzz and vibrancy of a chic, urban lifestyle. It is fantastic in the day, or by night when the Marina comes alive with its stunning lights, colours and activities.

Your guided journey will highlight some of the famous landmarks of the most spectacular marina in the world. Here are some amazing architectural structures you will see along the cruise: Twisted Tower, Princess Tower, Address Hotel, Al Fattan Towers, JBR.
Cruise Route: Dubai Marina - Bluewaters - Ain Dubai - JBR
Departure Timings: 18:00, 19:00, 20:00


Cruise through Dubai Marina, marvelling at its spectacular modern skyline, the exclusive yachts in dock and the vibrant urban lifestyle that the development supports. We'll take you past the Yacht Club, the five-star hotels along the beach and the fabulous JBR Walk.

Palm Jumeirah

Cruise around the Palm Island where you will catch a glimpse of the luxurious villas inside the palm as well as great upfront views of a range of fabulous five star hotels with the prominent Atlantis Hotel at the pinnacle. We will be pausing here for the ideal photo opportunity.


See the iconic five star Atlantis Hotel.The hotel has one of the most expensive hotel rooms in the world and is a spectacle to see from the water. You will be given the ideal view of this magnificent building, truly a modern day wonder of Dubai.

Burj Al Arab

A must see in Dubai and there is no better way to see this hotel than from the sea. We'll get you up close and personal with this hotel providing great photo opportunities as well. This is the first seven star hotel in the world. A true Dubai icon and a sight not to be missed.

We put safety above all else; that's why an experienced and fully qualified team mans each of our boats. To help them do their jobs better, we have the latest GPS navigation and tracking equipment on board our craft as well as DSC VHF radios.


The Yellow Boats are top-of-the-line rigid inflatable crafts powered by the latest generation engines and manufactured to exact specifications.

In terms of safety, these boats are manned by experienced and fully qualified boat crews. Further, each boat comes equipped with the latest GPS navigation and safety equipment, assuring that the ride of your life turns out to be a smooth safe one.

Boat specifications:

  • 10 seat rib boats
  • Powered by the latest generation of engines producing up to 500hp
  • Can operate safely in virtually any weather
  • Manufactured in the UK to MCA specifications
  • Custom made seating for all passengers and crew


The latest-generation Evinrude engines that power our boats can produce up to 500hp and can operate safely even in challenging weather conditions, ensuring our passengers always have a safe and satisfying ride.

Our selection of Evinrude E-TEC engines for their advancement in emission compliant technology has proven to be an ecologically-friendly choice to further reduce pollution in the pristine waters of the Arabian Gulf.

Recognisable by their quiet signature sound, our Evinrude outboard engines meet - and, in many cases, exceed - the world's most stringent emission standards.

Life Jackets

Vibrant, fresh and ultra lightweight life jackets are provided for everybody on board! In addition, we customized our life jackets to follow our branding while trying to make it attractive and comfortable to wear.

  What is the difference between the 90 minute tour and the 75 minute tour?
Ans: It is not only 15 minutes difference! The 75 minute tour takes you to the Palm Jumeirah and Burj Al Arab, whereas the 90 minute tour shows you everything, including a slow paced panoramic tour of Dubai Marina, the largest man-made marina in the world.

  Is this tour suitable for all ages?
Ans: Yes, in general this tour is appropriate for all ages. However, for safety reasons we do not allow infants on board.

  What about taking children on the tour? Is there a special child rate?
Ans: Children are more than welcome aboard! Reduced price tickets are available for children below 12 years old and weighing more than 15 kg.

  What will we see on the cruise? Is it narrated?
Ans: The sightseeing tours we offer are narrated by our experienced and highly qualified captains. You will cruise along the Arabian Gulf and admire the incredible scenery that UAE has to offer. You will stop in front of the major attractions for perfect photo opportunities. The crew will also answer any questions you might have along the way.

  What are the type of boats that you have?
Ans: The Yellow Boats are rigid-inflatable crafts, which can accommodate up to 10 passengers and can go up to 24 knots in open water.

  Are the boats covered?
Ans: We focus on delivering the best sightseeing opportunities, hence our boats are open in order to give you a perfect view.

  Where are you located?
Ans: Our boats are located in Dubai Marina Walk, opposite Spinneys Supermarket and beside Reem Al Bawadi Restaurant.
By Metro: The nearest metro station is Damac Properties. From there you need to head into the Marina and take a right along the walkway. You will pass Starbucks Coffee and Costa Coffee (approximately 5 minutes walk).
By Taxi: Ask your taxi driver for Dubai Marina Walk, Spinneys Supermarket roundabout.
By Car: From Sheikh Zayed Road use exist 32off Sheikh Zayed Road. Follow the signs towards Dubai Marina then keep left at the fork and merge onto Alkhayay St. At the roundabout take the first exit and find the nearest parking available.

  Is there a parking nearby?
Ans: Yes, you are welcome to use the free parking near Spinneys Supermarket. Parking is subject to availability.

  Will I recognize your boats?
Ans: Definitely! All our yellow boats are clearly branded with our bright logo. Furthermore, our team members will be wearing the yellow uniforms to help you identify us even more easily.

  Do you take guests on wheelchairs?
Ans: Our staff and crew can definitely assist should you have guest on wheelchair.

  Do you allow pregnant women on board?
Ans: For safety measures, we do not allow women, at any term of their pregnancy on board as the sea condition is unpredictable.

  Are life jackets available on board?
Ans: or safety reasons, every passenger will be provided a life vest and will be briefed with safety precautions by the Captain prior boarding.

  Does the tour take us to The World Islands as well?
Ans: We can cover other routes such as The World Islands as long as the boat has been exclusively arranged on charter basis.

  Can we get off / swim during the stops?
Ans: The stops are for live commentary and photo opportunities only. All passengers are required to remain on the boat for the entire duration of the tour.

  Do you offer refreshments / food on board?
Ans: We provide bottled mineral water on board.

  Can I take pictures?
Ans: Of course! Photography is encouraged. As a matter of fact, we know vacation photos are so important that is why the boat will stop in front of the greatest attractions to provide a perfect photo opportunity.

  Is the tour suitable for people who are prone to seasickness?
Ans: Being in open ocean, sea sickness can be an issue for a small number of people.
Our staff can suggest a number of things to further assist in minimizing the chances of any sea sickness symptoms:

  • Selecting a seat in the back of the boat (there is a lot less movement up the back of the boat)
  • Keeping your body temperature on the cooler side
  • If you wear glasses or sunglasses keep the lenses clean at all times
  • Keep your head up and look out to the horizon. Avoid looking through cameras, binoculars
  • Stay away from acidic foods before the cruise such as Orange Juice and coffee
We do emphasize that communication is the key - if you have any concerns please let our staff know.

  Will we get wet on the tour?
Ans: It is very unlikely that you will get wet during the tour. However, on rare occasions the wind and waves are such that some spray may come into the boat; this is likely to be minimal and you will be informed by the skipper about the sea condition prior to departure.

Premium Tour - 99 minutes
AED 299.00
AED 210.00
Atlantis Tour - 75 minutes
AED 210.00
AED 175.00
Marina Cruise - 60 minutes
AED 175.00
AED 116.00
Adult: Above 12 yrs., Child: 5-12 yrs., Infant: NA