Seeing the Sights
Get out and about in Dubai
Now that things are finally cooling off, make the most of the best outdoor activities that Dubai has to offer.
Step outside and you’ll start to feel the embrace of the fresh winter breeze. Accompanied by Dubai’s year-round sunshine and warmth, winter makes for the perfect season to spend some time outside. Switch off the AC, grab your sunglasses, and make the most of the region’s outdoor attractions with a whole host of adventurous, family-friendly, and decadent activities.
Nature and nurture combined
Wander around the spectacular displays of natural fauna at the
, where over 45 million blooms are arranged into elaborate and beautiful shapes.
Then, at the oxymoronic Global Village, witness how culture has been nurtured all over the globe through thrilling fun fair rides, street performances, and live shows.
Whether you’re down on ground level or up in the canopy, there is plenty of thrilling fun to be had at this high-wire, family-friendly
. Across five different levels of height you can test the limits of your inner-daredevil.
Glide down zip lines, cross high-rope obstacles, and leap off Tarzan Swings, all while enjoying the breathtaking scenery. Challenge, adventure, and fun is guaranteed for all ages.
Ready, jet, ski
The serene and natural beauty of the ocean has always been missing something - a jet engine firing on all cylinders that you can sit on. Experience a unique thrill as sightseeing and water sports combine.
See the stunning Burj Al Arab and Atlantis from
, plus enjoy plenty of photo opportunities and fascinating insights from your experienced instructor.
Safari on the sand dunes
Explore the unbeatable magic of the
while learning more about Emirati culture and heritage. Spot wildlife and drink in the stunning scenery during a desert safari experience, the most unique of Dubai tours.
In the evening, soak up the culture at a traditional Bedouin-style camp with a four-course dinner, musical performances, and live shows. You’ll be hard pressed to find a more authentic and memorable experience than this one.
Paddle with porpoise
Jump in a kayak and
in the Dolphin Bay Lagoon. Keep your eyes peeled for these friendly, finned creatures, during one of the most unique outdoor activities in the city.
These naturally curious swimmers might come right up to your vessel to say hello, making for a truly special experience. Bring the whole family along for a day you’ll never forget.
Enjoy some sun on your face and wind in your hair as you jump and
around Palm Jumeirah. Or, in the parlance of the culture, catch some gnarly waves, my dude!
Ride in the wake of a boat as the mellow waves act as perfect propulsion for you and your board. Enjoy exquisite views of the coast as you hang ten, stay loose, and carve the waves.
Snorkeling in the sunshine
among the most colorful sea life in the beautiful area of Fujairah. A small amount of training and the right equipment is all it takes to be transported to an underwater paradise.
In the heart of the Gulf of Oman, with an experienced instructor, explore the natural habitat of a number of fascinating creatures. If all of that wasn’t enough, there’s also a delicious BBQ lunch and complimentary transportation - yeah, we thought you’d like that.
The lost city of Atlantis…Aquaventure
Dive into a park filled with fun and excitement, including 105 slides and attractions, at one of the most renowned
in Dubai. Get your heart racing on 28 newly-opened, record-breaking water slides. Plenty for the thrill seeker and lazy-river enthusiast alike.
If you want to stay dry for a bit then check out the Lost Chambers Aquarium, where over 65,000 marine creatures live. Learn all about them through 20 unique exhibits and an interactive touch tank. The fun never ends!
High class on the high seas
Set sail over the ocean aboard a luxury, 72-foot, privately-rented,
. From here, view all that Dubai has to offer from the most memorable of perspectives.
Swim in the Arabian Gulf, capture perfect holiday moments and be spoilt rotten by the crew on this once-in-a-lifetime experience. Treat your family and friends to a day that they will never forget (or you can split the cost between everyone - no judgements here).