The Dubai Speedboat tour is an adrenaline-pumping activity where besides the thrill, tourists also see Dubai’s most iconic sights from a different perspective.
During these thrilling Dubai Marina Speedboat rides, the boats reach speeds of up to 65 km (40 miles) per hour.
It is also one of the best ways to see the gorgeous sunset with all the reflections of the majestic buildings in Dubai.
A Dubai Marina speedboat tour is a safe way for the whole family to experience one of the city’s best and most adventurous watersports.
This article shares everything you must know before booking your Dubai Speedboat Tour tickets.
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What to expect on a Dubai Speedboat ride
The exciting round-trip excursion on a speedboat begins in the world-famous Dubai Marina.
The tour operator has an office on the Marina where you will be greeted with a red carpet.
If you have bought your Dubai Speed Boat Tour tickets online, arrive at least 15 minutes before your scheduled tour.
Your captain cum guide will run through a safety briefing, after which you get a life jacket and board the speedboat.
On the 90-minute speedboat tour, you will see all of Dubai’s top landmarks, including Dubai Marina, Ain Dubai Eye Wheel, Jumeriah Beach, The Harbour Project, The Huge Palm and its hotels, The Atlantis, Dubai Rulers Private Island, The Burj Al Arab, etc.
Dubai Speedboat Tour tickets
The speedboat tour we have recommended below is operated by Xclusive Yachts, the only 5-star Luxury Yacht Rental Company in Dubai.
This Dubai speedboat tour ticket includes a professional life jacket, a complimentary water bottle, and a live guide.
The guide joins you on the 90-minute speedboat tour and points you towards the best sights.
When you book these Skip The Line tickets online, they get emailed to you.
On the day of your visit, you can walk past the ticket counter line, show the ticket on your mobile at the entrance and walk in.
You can cancel this ticket up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund.
Kids four years and younger are not allowed on speed boat tours of Dubai.
Cost of tickets
Adult ticket (13+ years): AED 120
Child ticket (5 to 12 years): AED 100
Route of Speedboat Tour
This activity is not suitable for people with heart problems, pregnant women, and people with mobility impairments.
Wear comfortable clothes, sandals, sunscreen, shoes, snacks, and sunglasses.
Guests are recommended to bring a camera to take photos of the breathtaking views.
How to reach the boarding point
The Dubai Speedboat tours start from the Xclusive Yachts office, behind Al Majara Tower at Dubai Marina. Get Directions
The nearest station is Dubai Marina Mall Metro Station. From there, follow sign to PIER 7 or Dubai Marina Mall.
If you are taking a taxi, as the driver to drop you directly to PIER 7.
If you are driving, parking is available at Marina Mall.
Dubai Speedboat’s timings
Dubai Marina Speedboat tours start at 9 am and continue till 5 pm, all through the week.
If you want to go on a speed boat tour after dark, try out the one offered by Splash Tours.
Jet Skiing in Dubai
On this Jet Ski excursion along Dubai’s coastline, you will see the sights from the water.
Choose from a range of early departure times and accompany a qualified guide as you take in the stunning views of Dubai’s skyline.
Stop in front of the iconic Burj Al Arab, the world’s third-tallest hotel and a symbol of modern Dubai.
Bring a camera to take amazing photographs.
The Jet Ski ticket includes a safety briefing, training, and the required equipment.
Cost of tickets
Adult ticket (16 to 65 years): AED 631.50
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