Dubai and Abu Dhabi


Dubai can fulfill every desire, be it fine cuisine, a desert camel safari, swimming in the warm Arabian Sea, shopping in luxury Malls or in the bustling spice, textile, and gold Souqs. You can ‘ski in a winter wonderland located in the Mall of Emirates, gaze down from the awesome Burj Khalifa flanked by the gigantic Dubai Mall and the spectacular Dubai Fountain, or stroll through the maze of the Global Village. Visit the Palm Island & Atlantis resort or do a Dubai City Half-Day Sightseeing Tour & sail out on a Bateaux Dubai Dinner Cruise that features an Arabian dance show or take an excursion to Bur Dubai, the oldest part of Dubai which has interesting Arabian heritage houses, in the beautiful old Iranian quarter as well as gold and spice markets. 

  • Buy your ticket online to Burj Khalifa, for a lower price, and avoid waiting in the queue. 

  • You can take on the hop-on and hop-off buses right from Dubai Port for comprehensive city tours. There is a stand outside the terminal and a day pass costs about 45 euros per person.

  • Book your shore excursions with 24x7 to ensure that you have tour operators who are authorized to drive right up to the cruise terminal 24x7cruise is the appointed cruise booking agent for cruises from Dubai. 


Abu Dhabi- the cosmopolitan capital of the United Arab Emirates offers a unique blend of rich culture, modern infrastructure, and stunning landscapes. 24x7cruise is the appointed cruise booking agent for cruises from Abu Dhabi.

Read here about the highlights of a cruise stop in Abu Dhabi.

  • Modern Skyline: You'll be awed by Abu Dhabi's impressive skyline which offers fantastic photo opportunities. The city is known for its striking architectural marvels, including the iconic Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Emirates Palace, and the Etihad Towers. 

  • Abu Dhabi’s Heritage Village is a must-visit destination, offering insights into the Emirati way of life before the city's rapid development. Visitors can witness traditional handicrafts, watch performances, and stroll through a reconstructed traditional village.

  • Yas Island: Just a short distance from the city center, Yas Island is a popular destination for cruise ship passengers. Visit Ferrari World, the world's largest indoor theme park, to drive an F1 simulator or ride the Formula Rossa roller coaster, and enjoy the aquatic adventures at Yas Waterworld. The inflatable water park and kids’ play area keep children happy all day long. The island is also home to the Yas Marina Circuit, where the Formula 1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix takes place. The beach experience includes a sumptuous barbecue lunch of grilled delights, fresh salads, fruit, Arabic sweets and pastries. Guests can enjoy cocktails, ice-cold beers, and soft drinks from the island’s six bars. Entertainment options range from beach tennis and volleyball to paddle boarding, snorkeling, gym and dance activities, and lively beach parties. On Sir Bani Yas, an enormous nature reserve has been assigned for species in danger of extinction, be they from the Arabic peninsula or from Africa. You can spend your time wildlife watching, horse riding, or jeep riding. 

  • Louvre Abu Dhabi is an architectural masterpiece that showcases a vast collection of art and artifacts from around the world. The museum's unique design, blends modernity and tradition to create a captivating experience.

  • Desert Adventures: Experience a desert safari which involves exhilarating dune bashing in a 4x4 vehicle, camel rides, and amazing sunsets over the golden sands. Traditional Bedouin camps offer cultural activities, such as henna painting, falconry displays, and belly dancing performances.

  • Corniche Promenade: Abu Dhabi's picturesque waterfront promenade stretches for miles, presenting superb views as you take leisurely walks, rent bicycles, or relax on the beach. The Corniche is lined with parks, cafés, and restaurants, providing plenty of options for dining and entertainment.

  • Luxury Shopping: Abu Dhabi is renowned for its upscale shopping experiences. Visitors can explore the luxurious Abu Dhabi Mall, Yas Mall, or the iconic Marina Mall, which overlooks the waterfront. These malls feature a wide range of high-end fashion brands, jewelry stores, and world-class dining options.