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About Us

Established in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in 2009

Extraordinary Sightseeing Experiences

Our exceptional customer service, love for the water and desire to share the incredible sights of the UAE are what make The Yellow Boats great. Read more below and find out why we’re one of the few companies fortunate enough to be featured in the TripAdvisor Hall of Fame.

The Yellow Boats offer award winning Sightseeing Tours! We pride ourselves on providing a safe and consistent delivery of guided sightseeing tours around the wonders of Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Ras Al Khaimah. Take photos of the sights from the comfort of The Yellow Boats with friends, family, as an individual or a group. We cater to all!


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Our History

The Yellow Boats was established in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in 2009, in partnership with the Al Masaood Group. Over the past decade, The Yellow Boats has grown to become a flagship and multiple award-winning tour operator in the tourism industry, leading the way with our unique water sightseeing tours.

Voted #1 Tour on TripAdvisor

Boasting 5 star reviews across Trip Advisor, Google and Facebook, The Yellow Boats is ranked #1 on Trip Advisor in the UAE for our segment. Additionally, The Yellow Boats have been awarded the Travellers’ Choice Award and TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for a number of consecutive years. These prestigious awards have earnt us a coveted spot in the esteemed TripAdvisor Hall of Fame and consistently place The Yellow Boats in the top 10 best things to do in the region.

Get to Know The Crew

The Yellow Boats team are a group of dedicated, fun-loving and talented individuals. From our expert marketing, operations and booking teams, to our hands on, enthusiastic skippers – we create the most memorable experiences for our guests.

VIP Bookings

Enjoy the luxury of your very own private boat.

Enjoy the wonders of the UAE on your very own private tour! Your journey will be exclusive; just for you and your own hand-picked companions. Whether you are looking for a tour for two with your other half or want to show off your city to visiting family and friends, we are here to help you plan your perfect trip!

Group Bookings

Design your own private tour for up 100 guests!

Design your own private tour for up 100 guests! Our group bookings are suitable for all groups; from family and friends who want to experience a special day out, to corporate or school groups who want that fun-filled team building adventure.

Our Boats

The Yellow Boats are top-of-the-line rigid inflatable crafts manufactured to exacting specifications in the United Kingdom and powered by the latest generation engines. Our boats are manned by experienced and fully qualified boat crews. Furthermore, each boat comes equipped with the latest GPS navigation and safety equipment, assuring that the tour turns out to be a smooth safe one, consistently.

Boat specifications:

  • 11, 14 and 18 seat rigid inflatable boats.
  • Powered by the latest generation marine engines, producing up to 600hp.
  • Can operate safely in virtually any weather.
  • Manufactured in the UAE by our sister company Ribcraft.
  • Custom made seating for all passengers and crew.
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