x Abu Dhabi, UAEFriday 28 July 2017

Get the best views of New Year celebrations in Dubai by getting afloat

The Roads and Transport Authority has announced special rates for all its marine transport services for December 31.

The Roads and Transport Authority has announced special rates for all its marine transport services for December 31.

The water taxi, water bus and ferry services will start from 11pm and end at 1am, offering the perfect vantage point for fireworks at Burj Khalifa, Burj Al Arab and Atlantis.

Ferry Dubai can accommodate about 100 passengers and each water taxi can be chartered for a maximum of 10 people.

The water bus leaves from Dubai Marina and Al Seef Station in Al Khor, so passengers can enjoy a view of celebrations taking place in either area.