Things To Do
You can definitely feel overwhelmed when coming to Dubai on holiday and trying to plan your trip, the city has so much to offer. Here we have compiled the best places to visit while you are here. From water sports to Desert safaris. From Michelin star venues to street style food joints with outstanding views. Dubai really has it all!
Sites & Attractions
The worlds tallest building and one of Dubais most famous attractions. This global icon represents the heart and soul of the city. At 828m tall, this amazing structure is located next to Dubai Mall and has drawn visitors from all across the globe since it opened back in 2010. Visitors can choose to have a fine dining experience in ATMOSPHERE which is located on the 122nd floor, or a sunset session at the highest lounge in the world, THE LOUNGE BURJ KHALIFA.
THE VIEW AT THE PALM
See Dubai from a different angle! With 360° views of the man made island which is The Palm Jumeirah. You get the chance to see all of Dubais iconic landmarks & attractions.
THE DUBAI FRAME
The Dubai Frame is an iconic structure that shows impressive views of old and new Dubai. It’s the worlds largest frame serving as a metaphorical bridge connecting Dubais pas with its present.
The place to experience cuisine & cultures from all around the world. The worlds largest tourism destination for shopping, dining, cultural entertainment, adventure & concerts.
MUSEUM OF THE FUTURE
Crowned the most beautiful building on earth, a showcase for the spirit of courage, optimism & innovation that propels Dubai forward. For visitors to look beyond the present and towards the futures limitless possibilities.
A captivating water, music and light spectable in Downtown Dubai this is something you cannot miss. Located at the base of the Burj Khalifa, this is one of the Worlds Largest Fountain displays. The display begins at sundown and takes place every 30 minutes. You can also enjoy your evening meal looking on to this magnificent view from restaurants in Dubai Mall or Souk Al Bahar.
Pool & Beach Clubs
Casual but stylish Beach Club offers infinity & spa pools, refreshing cocktails & poolside dining against the backdrop of the Dubai Eye.
The modern Beach Club venue features cutting-edge architecture & design with the brands signature all white decor, tribal influences & stylish ambience. Guests can enjoy plush sun beds, a unique menu, lavish parties, exceptional entertainment & panoramic views of Downtown Dubai & The City skyline including the Burj Khalifa.
Located in the worlds only 7 Star Hotel, the Burj Al Arab, SAL Beach Club offers a shaded swim up bar at its centre, setting the perfect tone for relaxing & socialising. As well as a huge infinity pool with two jacuzzis either side. On top of this it has a stunning menu courtesy of the restaurant SAL which you can choose to dine in or have the poolside menu.
Private Beach Club with a stunning infinity pool, overlooking one kilometer of prime beachfront & lush landscape surroundings. The perfect spot for a chilled, relaxed beach/pool day.
Cove Beach is located in the luxurious Caesars Palace on Bluewaters. It boasts a stunning seafront locale that comprises of a restaurant, the one-of-a-kind rose lounge and 3 Pools all set to the backdrop of the Tranquil Arabian Sea.
DUBAI DESSERT SAFARI
A trip to Dubai wouldn’t be complete without a Dessert Safari where you can ride camels, dune buggies, enjoy belly dancing performances and dive over dunes. All it takes is to book an experience with any of the many Dessert Safari Tour Operators in Dubai for an entire day of adventure in the sand.
HOT AIR BALLOON RIDE
Hop on a Hot Air Balloon for a scenic evening or early morning ride over the vast stretches of the Dubai Dessert. Some services offer lower charges for kids under certain ages with perks like Falconry, Dune Bashing, Breakfast & Pickup/Drop off services.
Dubai has always been one to break world records and it doesn’t stop here. Atlantis Aquaventure is now the largest waterpark in the world. With over 105 record breaking slides, attractions and experiences, including private beach & wave rider.
SKY DIVE DUBAI
The top Sky Diving Experience over the famous Palm Jumeirah. You couldn’t wish for a better view. Free falling from the clouds at 13,000 feet as you take in the magnificent views from below. You also have the option to have the whole experience captured on camera by the Sky Dive Dubai Team. It’s one for all thrill seekers bucket list.
Excited to cruise the seas and take in stunning sights of your favourite Dubai Attractions? There is no better way to indulge in your love for water sports than an amazing Jet Skiing session around the citys beaches.
Food & Drink
Gate Avenue and Gate Village in DIFC are home to Dubais most prestigious restaurants, including Amazonico, Zuma, Robertos and many many more. From flashy colours to elegant experiences and epic blends of flavours DIFC offers it all!
Interconnected by 3km of waterways and surrounded by beautiful gardens, making it an ideal setting for visitors. With 50 different bars & restaurants as well as a wide variety of Arabian Markets this is the perfect place to spend your evening.
Situated in the Dubai Marina, PIER 7 offers a fine dining scene with 7 different restaurants with exotic Arabic & Asian flavours and European inspired dining.
Placed in the heart of Downtown Dubai in the Souk Al Bahar, Timeout Market is a quirky concept offering a multitude of different cuisines all under the one roof. Plus let’s not forget, it has an all day every day happy hour. If you are looking for a relaxed low key evening after a wander around Dubai Mall this is the place for you.