While Dubai is an all-year round destination, March is the time when the golden sand desert, islands, palm trees, beaches, architectural buildings and all things here become alive in the…
With its glossy malls, fascinating culture and incredible weather, Dubai is an increasingly popular destination with lots of exciting things to see and do. There are also plenty of incredible bucket list activities for you to enjoy during your trip that you will remember for a lifetime.
Here’s our top 10 bucket list things to do during your Dubai holiday:
- 1. Spend a day at the world’s tallest building
No Dubai bucket list would be complete without a trip up the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa. A super-efficient lift will whizz you up 160 storeys where you can take in amazing views of the surrounding city, sea, and desert. Book a ticket to see Dubai from every angle and watch the sunset from the observation deck balcony, you won’t regret it!
- 2. Spend a night at the Burj Al Arab
Spend an unforgettable night at the world’s only 7-star hotel, the Burj Al Arab, and enjoy panoramic views of the Arabian Gulf. This impressive 7-star hotel is surrounded by water as is only a 6-minute walk from the Jumeriah beach. Situated on its very own island, this hotel has 9 signature restaurants and a Sky View Bar that is 657 feet above sea level.
- 3. Enjoy the views at Jumeirah Public Beach
Jumeriah Public Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Dubai, and there is no wonder why. Enjoy views of the breath-taking 7-star hotel, the Burj Al Arab, soak up the sun, and take a dip in the sea. We recommend you get there early to make sure you get a good sunbathing spot.
- 4. Skydive over the Palm
Experience the incredible views of the Dubai skyline and see the Palm Jumeirah from a unique perspective on an adrenaline-fuelled skydive.
- 5. Go on a desert safari
Go on a desert safari and ride through the sand dunes. You can go on a camel, go quad biking, sand skiing, and even camp out for the night under the stars.
- 6. Zipline over the Dubai Marina
Go on the longest urban zipline in the world and take in the impressive views of the Dubai Marina. Two people can slide down this 1-kilometre long zipline at the same time so you can share the experience. Slide from the Amwaj Towers across the water to the Dubai Marina Mall with the Xline zip line.
- 7. Visit the Dubai Fountain
The Dubai Fountain is the tallest performing fountain in the world. Located in Downtown Dubai, it’s an incredible water, music, and light spectacle that performs to a range of different songs. The fountain is definitely a must-see attraction.
- 8. Take a photo at the Dubai Frame
The Dubai Frame is an iconic structure that is very popular amongst tourists, here you can get some of the best photos of Dubai.
- 9. Visit the Dubai Mall
Visit the impressive Dubai Mall during your holiday. Besides shopping, eating and drink, you can go to the top of the Burj Khalifa, visit the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo, and even go ice skating. There really is something for everyone.
- 10. Spend a day at the Atlantis
Enjoy a day at the world-famous Atlantis, The Palm Dubai. Take a trip to Aquaventure waterpark and go on the thrilling waterslides, go to the spa, and visit The Lost Chambers Aquarium.
Once in a lifetime experiences in Dubai
Dubai offers plenty of once in a lifetime experiences for you to tick of your bucket list, however there are also a lot of free activities for you to enjoy during your Dubai Holiday. Away Holidays can organise an amazing trip for you that will create memories that will last forever. Whether you’re a couple going on a romantic getaway or travelling with your whole family, we offer incredible value. All our hotels and resorts are selected carefully for their quality of accommodation, location, and facilities.
No matter what kind of activities you want to sample in Dubai, we can put holidays together that will thrill and delight you. To find out more, why not contact a friendly member of the team at Away Holidays today and start planning your Dubai holiday.