The history, art and culture, everything makes Dubai a very interesting holiday destination. Dripping in luxury, this is one place to indulge all your senses; whether it's a culinary adventure you crave, or an architectural escapade. Have a look at some of the best experiences you can enjoy on your Dubai holidays.
Things to do in Dubai Dubai offers an array of extremely interesting activities. You can choose to relax on the Jumeirah Beach, or take a dhow ride from Dubai Creek and witness all the best views of the city. The Dubai Museum, Jumeirah Mosque and Al Fahidi Fort are for the historically inclined and visiting the Burj Khalifa, one of the world's tallest buildings and the observatory at the Burj Al Arab are some staples you absolutely have to do. Visit the Palm Islands and indulge in a host of fun activities, watch the mesmerizing Dubai Fountains, or visit The World Islands off the coast of Dubai and enjoy unimaginably beautiful sights. There are also incredible places such as the Dubai Marina which is perfect for fun times with friends and family. Take a walk through the authentic Bedouin culture and dance to some traditional Arabic tunes.
Activities in DubaiRight from enjoying traditional camel rides to trying your hand at the adrenaline pumping 4x4 desert safari, Dubai offers a wide range of activities. Whether it is skydiving you have always dreamt of trying or several other adventure/water sports, this place is a holiday-goer's paradise in the true sense of the word. Enjoy with your friends and family at the amazing range of theme/water parks that Dubai has to offer such as the Wild Wadi Water Park, Legoland Park, Motiongate and Bollywood Parks. Try go-karting at the Dubai Autodrome or experience the spectacular Formula 1 racing unfold in front of your eyes. You can also enjoy a helicopter tour to capture the bird's eye view of the most popular Dubai attractions.
Dubai's luxurious hospitalityDubai offers a range of luxury hotels which are world class when it comes to treating the guests with the finest experiences ever. The Burj Al Arab is interestingly the only real 7 star hotel in the world. Besides, you can enjoy luxurious hospitality of the elite fleet of hotels located on the manmade Jumeirah Beach Island, each engulfing its own private beach. When planning a holiday to Dubai, you may want to keep in mind some front running luxury hotels such as The Palm Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Atlantis and The Address Dubai Marina where you can experience the finer things of life. Right from being driven around in a chauffeur-driven Rolls Royce/BMW to flying in the hotel's private helicopter, Dubai knows how to pamper its guests. If you're a business traveller, you can even choose to stay at a hotel close to the airport which is as comfortable and luxurious as the others.
Dubai CuisineOffering the most mouth-watering Emirati cuisine as well as food and drinks from different parts of the world, the gastronomical/culinary journey you will undertake in Dubai is going to leave you spellbound. From street-food being served in the souks and bazaars to the elite fine dining experience you can have at different themed restaurants in Dubai, you are in for a food voyage like no other.
Dubai ShoppingDubai Shopping In all possible respects Dubai is a shopper's paradise and you will realise this when you visit the humongous Dubai Mall, Gold Souk of Diera, and Dubai Marina Mall and so on. The world famous Dubai Shopping Festival that begins towards the end of the year is also something people plan their Dubai holidays around. The mysterious souks in Dubai that offer everything from fine fabrics, to jewellery, perfumes to spices and everything in between, are awaiting your arrival.