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Excellent Tour

Had a great time in Dubai Layover. Sunil was an excellent guide/ Professional. Courteous and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vijishvanya
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New York City, New York
Great day tour with Mr. Vinod from Tours by Locals

I loved the tour in Dubai with Vinod. He is very knowledgeable and courteous. He knew how to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
RaquelandJoao
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Lisbon, Portugal
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Welcome to Dubai - there really is no other place on earth quite like it. With architectural feats including man-made islands and gravity-defying skyscrapers, and a flamboyance that has to be seen to be believed, Dubai is a truly unique destination...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great time in Dubai Layover. Sunil was an excellent guide/ Professional. Courteous and punctual. He has a lot of knowledge about Dubai's history and made the tour much more informative, providing the background of the various places we visited. He was no in...More

Thank vijishvanya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved the tour in Dubai with Vinod. He is very knowledgeable and courteous. He knew how to multiply the time to make the most of it and made Dubai a very interesting place thanks to his indications.

Thank RaquelandJoao
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We had Sunil Sathyan as our guide for a day tour in Dubai. He was excellent and did exactly what we asked him to do - show us Dubai in a day!! He knew his way around, knew exactly where to park for a quick...More

Thank 999LoveTravel
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Ute is a FABULOUS tour guide! She is so knowledgeable regarding the culture, history and sites of Dubai. I would highly recommend booking Ute if you are traveling to Dubai and looking for a local to show you 'their Dubai!

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Had a thoroughly enjoyable 4 hour tour around the city on a short layover in Dubai. Sameh was very accommodating and it was a pleasure to have hung out with him. He was on time at pick up and dropped us off right on time...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Had an awesome tour today With Sunil. We selected the Dubai Layover Tour as we were only scheduled to be in the country approximately 16 hours. Sunil arrived early at our hotel with our driver Mr. Sandish. Phenomenal job by Sunil explaining the itinerary and...More

Thank D_E_GlobeAdventures
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Shah is a fantastic guide. He is likeable, friendly and very knowleagable. In our six hours he packed in pretty much all of the key sites of Dubai, giving detailed commentary on each. He knew all the best spots for photos, and takes good photos...More

Thank Alan L
VanBCLocal, Manager at Tours By Locals, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

We're so glad to hear you had an interesting and enjoyable private tour of Dubai with your ToursByLocals guide. Thanks for taking the time to leave a review!

Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This was a great way to see the highlights of Dubai. Our guide Sunil was extremely knowledgeable, with good English and loved taking quirky photos!! We had a great afternoon and would recommend this trip if you are running time poor!!

Thank Denise H
VanBCLocal, Manager at Tours By Locals, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

A private tour is a great option when you're short on time! Thanks for taking a moment to leave a review of your guide Sunil - we're so glad to hear you had a great 4 hours with him.

Reviewed 16 May 2018

Ute was professional, fun, informative, flexible, organized, efficient -- a great guide and terrific companion on our tour. And -- often an issue of more importance than some might expect -- her English was both good and her accent easy to understand. For those who...More

Thank sandyleelee
Reviewed 16 May 2018

We did the old and new Dubai tour. Sunil was extremely accommodating and flexible with the tour. We modified it a bit to go to the skydeck on Burj and a bit less time in mall. Sunil has very broad and deep knowledge regarding Dubai...More

Thank ssxrcdavis
VanBCLocal, Manager at Tours By Locals, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

We're so happy to hear you love your private tour of Dubai with Sunil! Hopefully you have the chance to meet more of our local guides around the world, during your future travels. :) Thanks for taking the time to leave a review!

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