Captain Your Own Boat

Captain You Own Boat Experience in Dubai

You get to captain a boat around the coastline of Dubai!

Become a Captain for the day and experience Dubai’s first self-drive boat tour cruising along the iconic coastline of Dubai!

Watersports and boating are the best things to do in Dubai, perfect for sea-lovers looking for their next adventure. With no boat, a license is required to become a Captain for the day. This activity is a fun alternative to sightseeing in Dubai with plenty of photo opportunities of Dubai’s coastline and skyline. 

Reach speeds of 50km/h on these speedy HERO boats as you stop at famous landmarks like Burj Al Arab, Atlantis, The Palm Jumeirah, and brand new Ain Dubai. Choose from our 90-minute guided signature boat tour or sunset tour or customise your boat tour by booking a private charter or group experience.

With a private charter, you can tailor your tour to suit your needs. We can also arrange for a professional photographer and lunch on the beach upon request.

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Boat Dubai FAQ’s:

How does the “Captain Your Own Boat” experience work?

The “Captain Your Own Boat” experience allows you to take control of a boat and cruise along Dubai’s iconic coastline. No boat license is required, making it an exciting and accessible adventure.

What makes this boating experience unique in Dubai?

This experience offers the chance to become a captain for the day, steering your own boat along Dubai’s coastline. It’s a thrilling alternative to traditional sightseeing, providing ample opportunities for photos against the backdrop of Dubai’s skyline.

Do I need a boat license to participate in this activity?

No boat license is required. This self-drive boat tour is designed for individuals who want to experience being a captain for the day without the need for specialized licenses.

What landmarks can I expect to see during the boat Dubai tour?

The boat tour covers famous landmarks like Burj Al Arab, Atlantis, The Palm Jumeirah, and the brand-new Ain Dubai, offering a unique perspective and photo opportunities.

What tour options are available, and how long do they last?

You can choose from a 90-minute guided signature boat tour, a sunset tour, or customize your experience by booking a private charter or group tour based on your preferences and schedule.