If you’re planning on taking a scenic flight of this popular destination you’ll be wondering - what can I see on an aerial tour of Dubai? To answer your question it depends on the type of tour you take and the tour duration.
Our most popular 45 minute seaplane tour - Seawings Silver - covers off all the city’s world-famous attractions and gives you a unique insight into the development of Dubai. We’ve outlined what you can expect to see below.
What can I see on an aerial tour of Dubai?
Dubai is flanked by glittering coastline. Water sports are popular here, so you might even be able to spot sailing boats or jet skis during your flight.
The Burj Al Arab
The world’s only ‘seven star’ hotel designed in the shape of a sail.
Cruise ships from around the world stop in at this busy port located at the mouth of Dubai Creek.
The heart of historical Dubai where the Bani Yas Tribe first settled, and the first seaplanes landed back in the 1930s
The world’s largest man-made island is only truly able to be appreciated from the sky, look down on the fronds and see the neatly organised villas and resorts.
This lush green residential area is bordered by golf courses, the intricate urban design is a gorgeous sight when viewed from 1500 ft. high.
This impressive observation wheel is set to be the largest in the world once completed! Standing at 210m high the wheel is located on Bluewaters Island just off the Jumeirah coast.
The World Islands
This ambitious development consists of 300 islands designed to represent the world.
See the heart of Dubai, a dramatic skyline filled with skyscrapers.
The Burj Khalifa
The world famous Burj Khalifa is a beacon of Dubai, marvel at this feat of engineering and enjoy a truly unique view from the sky.
Take in the world’s largest man-made marina bordered by futuristic apartments and office towers.
This expansive racecourse and stable is the home of horseracing and the Dubai World Cup
Perfectly positioned to be a window between old and new Dubai, this new attraction is sure to be a hit with locals and visitors.
We hope you’ve answered your question, “what can I see on an aerial tour of Dubai?”. While these pictures are stunning, there’s nothing like experiencing these incredible views in real life.
Join us for a scenic aerial tour of Dubai and enjoy the thrill of a water take-off and landing in our luxury seaplane for yourself.
*Updated 1 October, 2017