Offering all the historical attractions of the Culture on Wheels package, this bus tour of Dubai also includes a UAE heritage Q&A session and a traditional meal in a heritage house.

Key Highlights

  • Learn about Bedouin culture in the desert
  • Hop on a uniquely designed trolley experience
  • Learn and experience the rich local culture from an expert guide

About Emirati Hospitality Experience

Experience a culturally intrinsic ride around the oldest neighborhoods of Dubai while enjoying a fun and educational ride on a trademark traditional trolley. Learn more about local customs, culture, and stories from your informative guide to try an authentic Emirati meal. Desert Bedouin camp visit is one of the most fun things to do in Dubai with family! Also, participate in a question and answer session at a cultural center to experience life in the desert for Bedouin people. After a visit to the cultural venue Jumeirah Mosque Majlis, discover a culturally authentic interactive experience onboard the Heritage Express trolley with this tour in Dubai. Then drive to historic spots with a professional Emirati guide and have a delicious local meal. Food includes a variety of local dishes, Arabic coffee, dates, and dessert. It is a unique opportunity to enjoy and learn the local customs and culture of the Emirates.


  • Trolley Ride
  • Interactive Dubai bus tour, led by Emirati storytellers
  • Key historical attractions including Al Fahidi, Al Seef, Al Fahidi Fort (Dubai Museum), Abra (Dubai creek), Al Shindagha, Etihad Museum (Union House) and Jumeirah Mosque
  • Desert Bedouin camp visit - one of the most fun things to do in Dubai with family! And also the Jumeirah Mosque Majlis
  • Emirati snacks and a traditional meal (breakfast, lunch, or dinner) 
  • Q&A session at the Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Centre for Cultural Understanding Heritage House
  • Professional licensed tour guide
  • Service charges and local taxes


  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Transportation
  • Anything else not mentioned in the inclusions

Additional Information

  • Smoking is strictly prohibited inside vehicles.
  • Emirati Hospitality Experience Breakfast is available from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
  • Emirati Hospitality Experience Brunch is available from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
  • Emirati Hospitality Experience Lunch is available from 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM.
  • Emirati Hospitality Experience Dinner is available from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM.
  • The duration of the tour will be around 4 hours.
What to wear:
  • We recommend you dress up in line with the local customs.
  • We suggest you wear comfortable footwear.
  • Infants and toddlers between 0-5 years are allowed free of cost.
  • Kids between the ages of 5-11 are charged as per the child fare.
  • Guests above the age of 11 are changed as per the adult fare.
Things to Note:
  • We suggest you carry sunglasses and water bottles.
  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the activity starts.
  • The trolleys are fully fitted with all required equipment to accommodate two wheelchairs, including a fully hydraulic lift, and a special seating area.

Cancellation Policy

Full refund before 3 days of Tour. Reschedule 48 hours prior to tour date and up to two times.

My Voucher

  • Your Emirati Hospitality Experience tickets are valid for the event date and time stated.
  • Your Emirati Hospitality Experience will be mailed to you once you’ve made a booking. All you have to do is show the voucher with a Govt id proof.
Meeting Point:
Present your voucher at the start of the tour.

Emirati Hospitality Experience Frequently Asked Questions

What is Emirati hospitality?
Emirati is renowned for its hospitality. It has its root in the ancient Arabian custom of welcoming desert travelers with warmth, kindness, and generosity.
Why is hospitality important in Emirati culture?
In the UAE, many of those traditions reflect the people's historical reputation for generosity, courtesy, and love of community. Emirati households, for example, ensure the majlis (reception area) is kept tidy and prepared at all times to receive guests at any hour.
What is Emirati tradition?
Traditional Emirati Food that Represents the culture of UAE. Historically, traditional UAE cuisine used to consist of camel or goat meat and fish from the Arabian Sea. Back then, Bedouins included complex carbohydrates in their diet to get energy for long journeys across the desert.
Are children allowed to join the Emirati Hospitality Experience?
Yes, children are allowed to join this experience, however, they should be accompanied by an adult.
How can I book a ticket for the Emirati Hospitality Experience?
Select the number of tickets on our website and click ‘Book Now’ to get your confirmed ticket on your email.
How long is my ticket valid?
Your tickets are valid for the event date and time selected during checkout.

Ratings & Reviews

Renata Ploska
Travelled March 2023

Quick and efficient, as usual. Thank you.

Péterffy-Baricska Emese
Travelled March 2023

Correct price, fast confirmation.

Travelled March 2023

Good discount and very easy purchase

Ursula Mansson
Travelled March 2023

Easy booking !

Renata Ploska
Travelled March 2023

Quick and sufficient, as usual. Thank you. Brgds,

Emirati Hospitality Experience