Dubai Explorer Pass

Dubai Explorer Pass is one of the most efficient ways to travel around Dubai, visiting up to seven attractions a day while saving money. 

With this pass, you can choose from an extensive list of 60+ attractions and create your itinerary to visit Dubai

You can choose between a 3, 4, 5 or 7-attraction pass, valid for 60 days after the first redemption.

In this article, we will discuss everything you need to know about the Dubai Go City Explorer Pass.

What Attractions Does The Dubai City Pass Cover

The Dubai Explorer Pass covers many attractions throughout the city, including tours and cruises, theme parks, landmarks and other experiences. 

You can choose from a large option pool and create your custom itinerary with as many as seven attractions. 

Here are a few of the many attractions the Go City Dubai Explorer Pass covers:

Tours and CruisesTheme Parks and RidesLandmarks
Morning Desert Safari in DubaiAquaventure WaterparkAt the Top – Burj Khalifa
Dhow Royal Dinner Cruise at Dubai MarinaLegoland DubaiQasr Al Watan
Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus Dubai TourMotiongate DubaiDubai Opera House
4X4 Quad Bike Ride in the DesertWarner Bros. World Abu DhabiLost Chambers Aquarium

Note: Some attractions/tours may require separate and/or individual reservations.

How Long Is The Dubai City Pass Valid

The Dubai city pass is valid for two years from purchase but only activates after your first visit to any of the attractions. 

After activation, the Dubai Go City Explorer Pass is valid for 60 days and/or the remaining number of attraction choices purchased. 

With this city pass, you have an admission ticket to all the attractions you have chosen, but you can only visit each attraction once.

The pass offers an extended period to visit all the attractions at your own pace and time but within 60 days.

How Much Does A Dubai City Pass Cost?

An explorer pass is a great way to visit your favorite landmarks and partake in experiences offered in Dubai. 

Dubai Explorer Pass will cost you according to the number of attractions you have chosen to visit. 

You can choose from three, four, five and seven attraction combos as part of your Dubai Go City Explorer Pass.

Number of AttractionsCost per Adult (ages 13-99)Cost per child (ages 3-12)
Any three attractions AED 695 ($189)AED 566 ($154)
Any four attractions AED 860 ($234)AED 713 ($194)
Any five attractions AED 1,043 ($284) AED 878 ($239)
Any seven attractionsAED 1,411 ($384)AED 1,154 ($314)

Your Dubai Explorer Pass will include the following:

  • Digital guide
  • Admission to all chosen attractions
  • One-time entry to all the selected attractions

How Does The Dubai City Pass Work 

Let’s compare how much you would spend while visiting individual attractions versus how much you would spend for the pass.

For example, you visit At The Top-Burj Khalifa (AED 459), Aquaventure Waterpark(AED 329) and Lost Chambers Aquarium (AED 135)- this would cost you AED 923 ($251).

Whereas you would spend AED 695 ($189) to visit three attractions with the pass, saving almost AED 228 ($62). 

Select attractions whose combined tickets cost more than the pass and not vice versa and enjoy the maximum benefit of the pass. 

In addition, you enjoy a convenient and comfortable trip by skipping the lines and crowds. 

Why Should You Get The Dubai City Pass

With the Dubai Explorer Pass, you get hassle-free, streamlined entries to some of the busiest tourist spots, saving you time, energy and money.

Another benefit would be that you also get the pass easily and as soon as you buy it, it will be sent straight to your email. 

You can get it printed or just download their free mobile app to get the softcopy directly from your phone.

You will also get a digital guidebook for all the attractions in PDF form. 

This helps to easily locate the attractions and determine how close or far they are from your reach.

Who Is The Dubai City Pass Good For

Getting a Dubai Go City Explorer Pass is best for all visitors to the city as it streamlines all the attractions and lets you create your own itinerary. 

Here is a list of visitors who should consider buying the pass:


As a first-time visitor to Dubai, getting lost in the plethora of ticket options and other experiences you may wish to do is easy.

Also, the Dubai Explorer Pass helps you experience Dubaie’s iconic attractions at a much lower price.

Repeat Visitors 

For those already familiar with the city, options that help combine three or four attractions would be best for you.

Travelers who like the flexibility

For travelers who like to have an extended holiday and not cram a lot of sights into one day- the Dubai Explorer Pass is the best!

It allows you to create your own itinerary and explore the city on your own time!

Who Is The Dubai City Pass Not Suitable For?

The Packed Planners 

This may not be a good option for those who prefer to visit three to four attractions in a day.

Where Can I buy the Dubai City Pass?

The Dubai Explorer Pass can be purchased online

Your pass will be instantly delivered in PDF format, which you can save on your phone or print. 

This PDF will include your QR-coded pass(es) and the digital guide. 

Things to remember While Purchasing the Dubai City Pass

While the Dubai Explorer Pass is a great tool to sightsee across Dubai, there are a few things to note while purchasing it. 

  • Some attractions may be temporarily unavailable, have reduced opening hours or require advanced reservations before your visit. 
  • It is best to check the included digital guide and attraction websites for the most up-to-date information and make reservations. 
  • Entry to each attraction is only once, and you may not be allowed to re-enter once you exit the attraction. 
  • Some attractions may provide a few benefits that can be added to your itinerary at an additional cost. 

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