Many tourists wonder what are the best things to do in Dubai? There are many exciting things to do that it can at times fell overwhelming in this wonderous city. So if you are fortunate enough to travel to this wonderland, here is list of the top things you must do in Dubai.
Photo Credit: by elisasophia via photopin (cc)
If you can’t get up early the morning after landing, no problem start your day with the brunch at a one of Dubai’s hip restaurants and head towards a shopping mall. These mall are full of entertainment with musical shows, movie theaters and guest rooms. You can shop for the latest trends in fashion industry and all the leading stores of the world are there. They also have duty free zone to attract visitors from around the world.
You may be surprised to learn that Dubai has some of the best beaches of the world. Jumeirah and Mamzar Park beach have crystal clear turquoise water with white sand; many eating joints are also there to enjoy with your family and friends.
3. Wild Wadi Water Park
This water park is known for the highest water slide in the world and it is the largest in the Middle East. If you wish to have fun in water, this is the most suitable place for you; the thrill will bring out the child in you. You can have fun with your family and friends.
Photo Credit: by Sarah_Ackerman via photopin (cc)
4. A Desert Safari
You can enjoy a camel ride! Camels are known as the ships of the desert and can be fun to ride. You can also take a 4-wheel drive while moving into the desert. If you love photography, the afternoon is the ideal time to take memorable pictures in desert followed by dune bashing, barbeque and a belly dance in the evening. Tour organizers typically arrange everything in a traditional Arabic style with Arabian dance, Arabian food and Arabian music and of course with Shisha.
5. Hot Air Balloon Rides
If you wish to view the Dubai from above, a Hot Air Balloon Ride is the right thing for a beautiful view. Dubai’s weather and geographical conditions are also ideal for a balloon ride.
In Dubai, you can taste countless dishes from across the world with wonderful restaurants abound.
7. Burj Al Arab
No matter which part of Dubai you are staying, you can appreciate this landmark from distance and take a few pictures. You can also visit this burj for relishing tasty dishes in restaurants out there.
Photo Credit: by Cristian Nicolae via photopin (cc)
8. A Dinner Cruise
Book a Dinner Cruise in Dubai for an evening you’ll remember always. The organizers can arrange everything according to your taste from drinks to food and music. The best part is it takes less time nearly two hours.
9. Ski Dubai (Yes, this is real!)
Yes, you can ski in the desert! This quarter mile ski trail is located inside the Emirates Mall and has a kid’s area
And at last, but not the least, the Bastiakiya is a beautiful spot where old building are well preserved. Visit here to see wind towers and traditional homes.
About the Author:
Jack Synder is passionate about traveling and loves blogging. He wants you to experience places through his writing. He particularly loves Dubai and writes on Dinner Cruise Dubai.