FAQ

Do I need a boat licence to drive this boat?

No, you do not need a boat licence. Get ready to experience what it’s like to Captain your own boat on Dubai’s only self-drive boat tour.

How old do I need to be to drive this boat?

HERO Captains must be at least 18 years old to drive the boat and HERO passengers must be at least 6 years old.

How fast are the HERO boats?

The HERO boats can reach speeds over 50km/h.

Are the boats safe?

Yes, these boats are very safe, sturdy and cannot flip over. They have been professionally designed and built by us in Dubai.

Will there be time to stop and take photos?

Along the way there will be stops to give you the chance to photograph Dubai’s iconic landmarks and get the perfect Dubai selfie for Instagram. Our professional Guides will share stories and anecdotes at each stop.

Will there be refreshments?

Before and after the tour, you will get to enjoy refreshments at our station at the fishing harbour. There will also be cold water provided when we stop to admire Atlantis. On selected tours grilled prawns prepared in the fishing village are served with sparkling date juice.