Cruising down Dubai creek is a novel experience, one which you cannot miss when in Dubai. Imagine yourself on having dinner on a Dhow Cruise with the fascinating lights of Dubai creek with Music and Tanura Dance show with a sip of your favorite drink and BBQ buffet dinner . The tradition and bygone days of Dubai as the city unravels itself on this 60 minutes dhow cruise is 14km stretch of water separating Bur Dubai from Deira Dubai and also known as
Khor Dubai, is the Dubai Creek. On both sides of the water is the Corniche, where residents and tourists can take a walk to enjoy the view, buildings, and old-fashioned ‘dhows’ that criss-cross across.
This 60 minutes water ride on a wooden dhow cruise in Dubai is a chance to view and capture the amazing sights on each of the two sides of Dubai Creek. On the Bur Dubai side you will spot the Ruler’s Court, Al Bastakiya, Dubai Museum, Sheikh Saeed House, Heritage Village and on the Deira side are the souqs (markets) that see textiles, spices and gold.
In Dubai, colorful and brightly lit wooden boats gracefully glide across the calm waters at night. This captivating attraction is a living reminder of the city’s past which was centered on the fishing, pearl diving, and shipping industries. These traditional boats are called dhows, and now serve a more recreational rather than commercial purpose. Cruising along the historic Dubai Creek, it offers sumptuous dinner as it treats guests to a unique dinner experience.
We booked out Dhow Cruise Night from Saluja Tours, Saluja Tourism is a Philosophy as much as a company offering wonderful, unique experience beyond conventional , Saluja Tourism programs go beyond traditional tourism trying to allow the visitors of Dubai to enjoy all the mystique and heritage of the Arabic land. With a vast variety of excursions and activities ranging from a romantic dinner cruise by Dhow, to safaris, deep in to the mountains, Saluja Tourism is trying to welcome your guest with a tradition of courtesy and hospitality. Saluja Tourism has launched its latest exotic traditional cruise called “Palace on Sea” A creek princess. Saluja Tourism is offering guest the sun, sand and warm waters of the Arabian Gulf, which represents sense of our work, of all our strengths in one word, “The Quality” , which is not necessarily a quetion of cost but a great professional experience of a severe selection and a meticulous resource.
Dhow cruises offers a unique experience afloat on the waters of Dubai Creek in a fully air-conditioned vessel in the lower deck and open air on the upper deck; patrons sail through the marvelous skyline of Dubai where the boat will pass by several familiar sights. All dhows are equipped with dining facilities, and have toilets for ladies and gents. Each of the Dhows has approved safety equipment with complete insurance coverage. Safety Features include Life Jackets, Fire Safety, and Emergency Medical Kits on board.
The Cruise is all set you to give you the most memorable experience across the Dubai Creek. Starting with the starters on board with some Veg Spring rolls, Veg Pakoras etc, the foods real good in here.
Then we are off to enjoy some of the entertainment on board and this are real good memories for a lifetime. The show started with a Magic Show, Mr.Nazrath was the magician and he got some real exciting tricks on board. You will definitely go stunned by his magic and tricks.If you want to see some real stuff and expertise on magic you can contact him on email@example.com.
Our next entertainment was the traditional Tanoura Dance, Sufi whirling (or Sufi spinning) is a form of Sama or physically active meditation which originated among Sufis. It is a customary dance performed within the Sema, or worship ceremony, through which dervishes (also called semazens, from Persian ) aim to reach the source of all perfection, or kemal. A fabulous performance and this will take you to a different level.
The Buffet dinner started with music on board and i must say it was a huge lot of option to go with it starting from the soups, salads, appetizer, BBQ, Noodles, Briyani,Mutton and Chicken curry etc. The food was good and warm but its only the experience and the moment you have to enjoy.
Our plates were full with the delicacies being served and watching people dancing the tunes of the music.
My favorite, the Henna Painting, it will cost you 20 aed and its worth. You can give her your own design and it will replicated on your hands.
It was an amazing experience of a lifetime and if you miss this then you got to be kidding !!. As i booked my Dhow Cruise from Saluja it cost me 70 aed per person and below is the info