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  • Indulge in pristine luxury, state of the art interiors and lip-smacking food at some of the best restaurants in Dubai. Dubai has no shortage of beautiful restaurants, located on beach and waterfronts, atop sky high buildings and some located at the heart of the city.

    Serving up cuisines from Indian and Arabian to French and Japanese with some amazing sea food delicacies on their menus, restaurants in Dubai cater to your every craving.

    Escape the hectic city life as you lounge sea side or delve into exquisite thematic elegance as you indulge in amazing food, drinks and desserts at these restaurants that re-define the term fine-dining.  

    Here is a list of some of the best restaurants in Dubai:

  • 01Pierchic

    A luxurious Mediterranean seafood restaurant, Pierchic is easily accessible from Al Qasr pool and beach area in Madinat Jumeirah. With its mouth-watering variety of seafood and an over-the-water dining experience provide visitors with an unparalleled experience in Dubai. The classy designing of this restaurant offers a spectacular dining space providing the visitors with dreamy views of the Arabian Gulf, the shimmering Dubai, Palm Jumeirah and the ever-so- iconic Burj Al Arab. 


    Location: Al Qasr pool and beach area, Madinat Jumeirah 

    Cuisine: Seafood

    Timings: Lunch is served daily from 12:30 to 15:00 (except Friday) ,Dinner is served daily from 18:30 to 00:00 (last order 23:30 and Brunch are served from 12:00 to 16:00 (Fridays only) 

    Price: Approximate price for two is 600 AED

  • 02Fine Dine at STAY by Yannick Alléno

    STAY aka 'Simple Table AllénoYannick' is the masterpiece designed by French master chef Yannick Alleno. A must try the experience, this fine restaurant offers an impressive décor and service that is bound to stun its guests. Following the French tradition of fine dining, this glamorous restaurant intends to allure you with its scrumptious French cuisine and an elegant dining experience. Enthrall in a delightful experience, witness the beautiful decoration of the dishes that are prepared and assembled right in front of the guests. 


    Location: The Palm - Palm Jumeirah, Dubai 

    Cuisine: French 

    Timings: Open every day from 07:00 PM – 11:00 PM 

    Price: Approximate price for two is 600 AED


  • 03Karma Kafe

    Unravel the beautiful fusion of Asian flavours while dining in this elegant restaurant. The entire interior of this stunning Indian Bistro, offer its guests a feeling of dining in an Asian restaurant.

    The menu is highly innovative offering guests with the true flavours and essence of the authentic Indian cuisine. The dining journey begins with the flavours of Asia and gradually takes you on a culinary tour throughout the globe.


    Location: Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Burj Khalifa

    Cuisine: Asian

    Timings: Open on weekdays from 3:00 PM – 2:00 AM and on weekends from 12:00 PM – 2:00 AM.

    Price: Approximate price for two is 600 AED

  • 04Amaseena, Ritz Carlton Dubai

    At the Amaseena in Ritz Carlton, you can take your taste buds on a journey to discover the traditional flavors of Arabian Cuisine. The restaurant has been designed in the form of Bedouin tents which will transport you to the archaic days of yore, making you feel like royalty. The restaurant has a veritable spread of regional cuisines as well as all-time favorite dishes. You can relish your meal with the company of melodious Arabian music that is played live by musicians. Every Wednesday and Thursday, the Amaseena offers a live kibbeh and Kabab night that is a house special by chef Rami.


    Location: Jumeirah Beach

    Cuisine: Arabian

    Highlights: Dining in private Bedouin tents, enjoy a sheesha along with live performances and board games.

    Timings: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 500 AED

  • 05Dine out at the At.mosphere

    Crowned on Level 122 of the world’s tallest building, At.mosphere is located at a height of around 442 m and just two levels below At the Top, observatory deck of the signature Burj Khalifa. Apart from the finest dining experience, this fabulous restaurant is also holder of the Guinness World Record for the highest restaurant from ground level. There are no second thoughts that the dining experience that the guests are likely to get here is something brand new and innovative from all the other elegant lounges throughout the world.


    Location:  Level 122, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai

    Cuisine: International, Seafood, Steakhouse

    Timings: Opens every day from 12:30 – 02:30 PM and 03:00 PM – 02:00 AM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 1200 AED


  • 06The Viewing Deck

    Sprawling over an area of around 802 sqmetres, The Viwind Deck is a marvel stationed literally in the middle of the air – this striking establishment offers its guests with grand views of the Burj Khalifa and the iconic dancing fountain. 

    With an intriguing space that can accommodate as many as 200 guests, this architectural marvel welcomes around 120 people for a sit down dinner or buffet.


    Location:  At the Top, TheBurj Khalifa

    Cuisine: Tailor made menus

    Timings: Opens at 08:30am – 11:00pm

  • 07The Shore

    This poolside restaurant combines the fine flavors of Tex-Mex cuisine along with a soothing waterside retreat which makes dining all the more refreshing experience. Crowned right parallel to Royal Beach and Royal Pool, the Shore is a perfect place to unwind yourself while digging into mouthwatering cuisine.


    Location: The Palm Jumeirah, Dubai 

    Cuisine: Italian, Mexican, Fast food

    Timings: Opens every day from 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM. They offer happy hours from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 350 AED


  • 08Maui Beach Bar

    This pagoda-inspired restaurant is known for alluring its guest with scrumptious seafood. Located in the heart of the resort, the entire setting is surrounded by water, this fine poolside dining provides its guests with an exotic seafood menu that combines the flavours inspired from the Asian cuisine. While here, you just cannot miss the authentic sushi, sashmi and ceviche. Relax and unwind yourself in this stunning setting that provides you with a true fresco feel.


    Location: Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai

    Cuisine: Fast food

    Timings: Opens every day from 06:30 AM to 11:30 PM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 350 AED

  • 09Mint Leaf of London

    Mint Leaf of London a subsidiary of Mint Leaf Group excels in fine Indian cuisine. Crowned on the 15th floor of the Emirates Financial tower in Dubai, this pleasant restaurant provides its guests with an authentic Indian menu that comes with a delightful twist of spices. The henna-inspired wooden interiors amalgamated with an elegant setting further enhances your gastronomic experience in this exotic retreat.


    Location: DIFC, Dubai

    Cuisine: Indian, North Indian

    Timings: Open every day from 12:00 PM to 01:00 AM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 350 AED

  • 10Moana

    Embraced by the pristine waters throughout, this stunning resort provides its guest with a fine poolside dining experience comprising scrumptious seafood menu from Asian-inspired cuisine. Another remarkable delight in this pagoda-inspired restaurant is its signature Raw Bar which is known for alluring its guests with its authentic sushi.


    Location: Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa, Palm Jumeirah

    Cuisine: Sea food, Japanese

    Timings: Opens from 07:30 PM to 11:30 PM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 400 AED


  • 11SEA FU

    Its close proximity with the Jumeriah Beach pools and beach makes Sea Fu one of the must-visit eateries in Dubai. Well acclaimed for its finest sea food, the chic and classy setting of this place further polishes your dining experience here.

    While during noon, this restaurant is one of the best place to enjoy the authentic Mediterranean cuisine and as the night approaches Sea Fu is one of the best place to enjoy the velvety wine while enjoying the panoramic views of the beach.


    Location: Jumeirah Beach Rd, Dubai

    Cuisine: Asian, Seafood, Mediterranean

    Timings: Opens for lunch from 12:30 PM to 04:00 PM and for dinner from 07:00 PM to 11:00 PM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 750 AED

  • 12Level 43 Sky Lounge

    This chic-styled- lit in bright azure, Level 43 Sky Lounge is an open terraced restaurant that rises till soaring 43 floors height and is located right in the center of the vibrant Sheikh Zayed Road. While here, the guests loose themselves in the panoramic 360 degree view of the Dubai’s skyline.

    A perfect pool bar, Level 43 provides its guests with a fine clubbing experience – the scrumptious menu is well known for tickling the taste buds with its delightful mocktails, cocktails and fiery starters.


    Location: Level 43, Four Points by Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Road

    Cuisine: Bar Menu and Finger Food

    Timings: Opens from 06:00 PM to 02:00 AM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 400 AED


  • 13Toko Restaurant and Lounge

    A subsidiary of the award-winning restaurant, Tokyo Sydney, this finest Japanese cuisine setting is located in the luxury boutique Vida, Downtown. With its massive terrace, innovative menu and a soothing private dining experience – this is one of the most refined restaurants located right in the heart of the city.


    Location: Vida Downtown Dubai, Downtown Dubai

    Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

    Timings: Opens for lunch from 12:00 PM to 03:00 PM and for dinner from 07:00 PM to 11:00 PM.

    Price: Approximate price for two is 400 AED


  • 14360°

    Located in one of the most impressive and picturesque settings, 360° is perched at the walkway of Jumeirah Beach Hotel. As the name suggests this stunning restaurant provides its guests with an amphitheatre and 360 degrees views of the pristine coastline of Dubai. A comfortable lounge, the dining experience comes here with a mouthwatering Pan-Asian bar menu. Combined with a soothing music in the background and a stunning location – this place is certainly something that you just cannot avoid while in Dubai.


    Location: Marina Walkway, Jumeriah Beach Hotel, Beach Road

    Cuisine: Pan - Asian

    Timings: Opens from 5:00 PM to 3:00 AM. Happy hours from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 350 AED


  • 15Pai Thai

    The dining experience in this finest retreat begins with a boat ride that takes you to the restaurant. Inspired by the authentic Thailand cuisine – the light, mouth-watering dishes bring out the true flvors of Thailand. An impressive array of starters and the impressive romantic setting of this restaurant has earned some of the most notable awards to this stunning retreat.

     


    Location: Madinat Jumeirah, Al Qasr

    Cuisine: Thai

    Timings: Opens from 07:00 PM to 12:00 AM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 450 AED


  • 16Barasti

    The bar overlooks the vast expanses of the Arabian Sea and is arguably the capital of the social scene in Dubai. The venue is well known for its large and international selection of liquors, voracious and delicious menu as well as delectable cocktails. This gastro pub, is divided into the upper deck, lower deck, lounge and a sheesha area, and is large enough to host a vast number of people. The bar also offers a sweeping view of the marina, which is truly spectacular!

    Location: Al Sufouh Road, Dubai Marina

    Cuisine: Continental, Mediterranean

    Highlights: Award winning bar, international quality liquors, located close to the beach along with great music and lip smacking cocktails. Stag entry is usually discouraged at this restaurant.

    Timings: 10:00 AM To 02:00 PM, Happy Hours from 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM.

    Price: Approximate price for two is  400 AED

  • 17Eauzone

    While at day Eauzone is perfect family affair restaurant and as the night approaches this stunning retreat infuses a romantic aura so as to provide a lovely-romantic escapade to guests looking for some perfect moments.

    The beautiful fusion of varied ingredients makes the menu all the more lip-smacking. Dealing primarily in European –tinted Asian cuisine this place provides its guest with a fine casual dining experience.

    Location: Arabian Court, One&Only Royal Mirage

    Cuisine: Thai, Japanese, Asian

    Timings: Opens for lunch from 12:00 PM – 03:30 PM and for dinner from 07:00 PM to 11:30 PM

    Price:  Approximate price for two is 400 AED

  • 18Thiptara

    Thiptara is known for providing its guest with affine gastronomic as well as interactive culinary experience, The world famous chefs will make sure that you not only have a Bon appetite but also savour your eyes with their stunning presentation of the finest cuisines from all over the world.


    Location: Ground Level, The Palace Downtown Dubai, Downtown Dubai

    Cuisine: Thai, Asian and Seafood

    Timings: Opens from 07:00 PM to 11:30 PM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 450 AED

  • 19101 Dining Lounge and Bar

    Crowned at a private marina, 101 Dining Lounge and Bar promises its guests with twin pleasure of elegant cuisine and panoramic views of New Dubai Skyline. The elegant setting of this stunning lounge extends into a trendy overwater lounge, with bar and restaurant facing seaside offering serene views of the pristine coastline.

    The authentic menu offers a varied cuisine ranging from light Mediterranean fare to tapas and fresh seafood. Another remarkable feature of this spectacular lounge is its classy indoor-outdoor venue adorned with luxurious private yachts and a resident DJ making the evenings all the more vibrant and dynamic.


    Location: Private Marina, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai

    Cuisine: Middle East, Asian, Western and Seafood

    Lunch: Served daily from 12.30 PM to 11.00 PM

    Dinner: Served daily from 12.30 PM to 11.00 PM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 500 AED

  • 20Italian Dine, Segreto

    A beautiful Italian retreat, Segreto is a hidden treasure located in the heart of the city. Decked amidst the gorgeous resort’s waterways and summer houses, this beautiful eatery offers its guests with a fine dining experience combined with charming panoramic views of the glamorous Madinat Jumeriah from its rooftop terrace that also supports the bar. Enjoy the finest Italian delicacies, choose from the varied menu while relishing a fine romantic dining experience in this delightful property that offers you with authentic flavours that will transport you back to the cosy bistros in Italy.


    Location:  Souk Madinat Jumeirah

    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean

    Timings: Opens every day from 06:00 PM to 11:30 PM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 350 AED


  • 21The Beach Bar and Grill

    Ideally situated between lush gardens and spread out over the golden sands that offer a stunning view of the Palm Island Bay, The Beach Bar and Grill stands true to its name. During the day the resort transforms into an oasis like setting with the calm ocean breeze and tropical air playing the perfect host. It serves sea food and delectable, fresh and crunchy salads as its main kosher. As the night approaches, it transforms into an ideal romantic escapade with merry lights and flickering candlelight catering to your gathering.

    Location: Dubai Marina

    Cuisine: Steaks and Seafood

    Highlights: Private Cabana set right over the ocean, impeccable service and juicy and delicious steaks.

    Timings: 12 Noon to 3:30 PM and 7:00 PM to 11:30 PM

    Price: Approximate price for two is  400 AED

  • 22Captain’s

    The most amazing thing about Captain’s in Dubai is its glorious views. The nautical theme that its name suggests is more than justified by its immaculate position on the Jebel Ali Beach. The Hotel's 800m stretch of private sand, is a spot that offers a windswept vista of the horizon that converges into the Arabian Sea. The romantic feel is further enhanced by undulating waves and starry skies. Although Captains is a little far off from the main city, it justifies the distance with jaw dropping views. The Sheesha, music and the drinks is the mainstay of this stunning dining place.

    Location: JA Jebel Ali Golf Resort, Near Jaffa

    Cuisine: International

    Highlights: Beach seating, glorious views and American diner options.

    Timings: 09:00 AM to 11:00 PM, Happy Hours from 5:50 PM to 06:30 PM

    Price: Approximate price for two is  500 AED

  • 23The House of Curry, Jumeirah Beach Residence

    House of Curry on the Jumeirah Beach Residences is reputed to be one of the best Indian cuisine restaurants in Dubai. The food encompasses a wide variety of Indian palates including the creamy gravies of North India to the pepper infused curry leaved sauces of the South. It would be hard to find a more authentic Indian taste anywhere else in Dubai. The interiors are designed in the traditional outlooks of an old Indian ‘Haveli’ which will definitely lend a more authentic feel to your culinary experience. The chefs use the traditional methods of cooking and blend a rich range of spices to create lip smacking dishes that are reminiscent of the Indian heritage.

    Location: Jumeirah Beach Residences

    Cuisine: Indian

    Highlights: Quirky and authentic Indian interiors and cuisine 

    Timings: 12 Noon to 12 Midnight

    Price: Approximate price for two is  220 AED 

  • 24I - Chill Beach Lounge

    Reminiscent of an informal dining room or a banquet seating, I Chill Beach Lounge located at the Rixos in The Palm, Dubai is an offbeat and memorable dining experience. It is located at the perfect spot to enjoy stunning sunsets and breathtaking views of the ocean front and rustling palms. Famous for its Sheeshas and laid back atmosphere it is certainly one of the places where time takes a backseat and lets you enjoy the experience to the fullest. The ambience makes it the most amazing place to enjoy just a romantic dinner for two or a night of revelry with friends. The abode has a varied and diverse menu that will certainly tickle you taste buds.

    Location: Beach Side, Palm Jumeirah

    Cuisine: International Finger Food

    Highlights: Sheesha and comfortable and cozy seating

    Timings: 09:00 AM to 01:00 AM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 200 AED

  • 25Nasimi

    If there is any place in Dubai that embodies its multifaceted and vibrant lifestyle it’s the Nasimi Beach in Dubai. By a large margin, it is amongst the most popular places to dine out amongst the locals and partygoers. As the day befalls, Nasimi takes on the role of a beach club and as the stars come out in the night so too they do in the day as it metamorphoses into a night club that is made alive by the best international acts and DJs. The place is mostly done up in white with a few splashes of color lending their magic everywhere. The lagoon waters undulate at one end while the mighty structure of Atlantis stands tall at the other. It is common to see people chilling here from day until early dawn!


    Location: Palm Jumeirah, West Beach

    Cuisine: Mediterranean

    Highlights: Pristine beach overviews, night parties, jams and international DJ acts

    Timings: 12 Noon to 12 Midnight

    Price: Approximate price for two is 500 AED

  • 26Sho Cho Restaurant

    A traditionally Japanese restaurant, Sho Cho has fast gained popularity for being the only place as of now that can offer a truly oriental experience. The restaurant is furnished by stark white leather sofas and a tasteful interior and lighting that is also characterized by traditional dining tables on one of the sides. The restaurant has received many accolades in the past for its innovative ideas and cooking styles. You can enjoy stunning views of the ocean whilst enjoying a wide spread of delicacies. The place also has an in house DJ that will make you truly enjoy your dinner. It also has a live bar with a wide selection of cocktails and liquors.


    Location: Dubai Marine Beach and Resort

    Cuisine: Japanese

    Highlights: Authentic oriental dining experience

    Timings: 07:00 PM to 03:00 AM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 165 AED

  • 27Palm Grill at Ritz Carlton

    Palm Grill at the Ritz Carlton in Dubai brings forth a memorable experience of dining at the beach in a relaxed and chilled out environment. The restaurant provides an 180 Degree view of the Arabian Sea, making it truly one of the best places to be at. This gourmet dining place offers a stunning spread of grilled specialties right from freshly captured seafood, tiger prawns, Omani Lobsters to freshly cleaned oysters. The restaurant also serves a stunning range of cocktails that are just perfect to wind down after a long day. Simply sitting and being at one with the experience while enjoying views of the ocean is a memorable experience.

    Location: Jumeirah Beach Residences, Ritz Carlton Dubai.

    Cuisine: Seafood

    Highlights: Freshly caught seafood delights along with a sweeping view of the Arabian Sea.

    Timings: 12 Noon to 11 PM, Happy Hours from 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 380 AED

  • 28The Farm

    Its setting is its biggest draw. Big floor-to-ceiling glass windows look out onto pretty gardens and greenery, while inside, it’s all pale cottage woods, whites, and creams with stacks of magazines for perusing. Perched right in the heart of Al Barari which is surrounded by naturally landscaped lakes, waterways, and botanical gardens, makes for an exclusive setting where you can connect with the environment and enjoy the soul-satisfying food.



    Location: Al Barari, Dubai

    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Italian, Thai, European

    Timings: Opens from 7:30 AM to 10:30 PM

    Price: Approximate price for two is 400 AED
  • 29Night by the Terrace at Private Terrace Floor 42

    A perfect getaway experience designed keeping in mind the love-soaked couples, Level 42 offers a private gastronomic experience for two at the iconic Shangri-La hotel, Dubai. This romantic experience includes a five-course dinner by the candlelight, adorned with a delicate flower decoration and a soothing music in the background. The bright sky and the beautifully lit setting ensures that the guests enjoy the twinkling view of the stunning Burj Khalifa and Downtown Dubai. A perfect place to pop the question, this stunning property provides its guests with a million dollar view.


    Location: Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai

    Price: The approximate price starts from 4,242 AED per couple

  • 30Falcon Oasis Floating Restaurant

    Falcon Oasis Floating restaurant has been known for enticing pleasure-mongers from all over the globe. Blaze under the moonlight while feasting on mouthwatering delicacies atop the raging waves of the waterbeds.Enthral in this innovative tourism approach that enables you to witness Dubai in an experience like never before! While comfortably seated in the wooden dhow, the cruise promises to allure you with its mesmerising charms and the ever-so-gleaming nightlife of Dubai.


    Location: Bur Dubai, Dubai Creek

    Highlights: Arabic coffee and dates on arrival. The guests will be provided with international dinner buffet showcasing varied cuisines. Also, the guests can indulge in a Tanura Dance Show and a henna painting experience along with other traditional activities.

    Price: The approximate price for a 2 hour Dhow cruise starts at approximately 79 AED.



Attractions

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Dhow Wharfage

The Dubai Dhow Wharfage area is fabulous and offers sightseeing with a real sense of adventure. Steeped in history and stretching gloriously along the Creek bank, north of Maktoum Bridge are countless creaking wooden dhows, moored in time-honored tradition to load and unload their diverse cargoes from all over the region. 


Bursting with colour, activity and character, the Dhow Wharfage area is home to a way of life that has remained intact since Dubai’s earliest days. Deira set along the creek is a testament to Dubai’s lively past. Rich in culture and heritage, this is one place you must visit to get a feel of its vibrant authenticity. Hang around long enough and you might be invited to hop on board for a chat and a cup of tea.

Location: Starting from Baniyas Road and running up to the Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club.

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Mushrif Park

Located 15 kms away from the city centre of Dubai lies this oldest park in Dubai. Mushriff Park was opened in 1980’s but went through a major makeover and is now one of the most visited park in Dubai. Invoke in some activities like swimming, horse riding, kids playing area, cycling etc. There is also a space for events and also a display of miniature architecture of the continents. The desert like park is around 1300 acres and is the most favorite spot for the people living in Al Khanweej, Mirdiff and Al Mizhar.

Highlights: The Mushriff Park is just 5 minutes’ drive away from the desert camp and so it is an ideal place for a long night stay.

Timing: Opens from 8:00 AM – 10 PM.

Price: 3 AED per person, 10 AED per car. Entry is free for kids below 2 years and for the physically challenged.
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Desert Conservation Reserve

The Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve is an initiative by the Dubai Government that allows you to spend a good amount of time camping at the deserts of Dubai (over 9 in number) and dine in the company of night stars which are primarily organized to experience a Bedouin lifestyle. Over here, you can experience falcon shows, camel rides and several other activities that will get you to the true essence of Dubai.


Location: The office is located on the Airport road and they will take you to the desert where you can participate in a variety of activities. 

Highlights: This reserve provides an array of activities such as Falconry, Archery, Horse Riding, Dune Driving, Camping, Hookah. 

Approximate Price: A 5-hour tour will cost you around 150 AED per head.  

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Hatta Heritage Village

Located in the Al Hajar Mountains, on the outskirts of Dubai city, the Hatta Heritage Village shows the traveler the beautiful traditional life in Dubai. You will get to observe the strong attachment of the people who hail from this old town, people whose ancestors were farmers and handicraft men. The other significance also lies in the houses that you will see here, which were built from mountain rocks in the old year. There are over 17 houses, 2 castles and even a fortress here that you can revel in. You can explore the sculptures here as well and enjoy the folklore, the songs and the performances that grace the village every night.


Timings: Can visit the place from Saturday to Thursday

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Dubai Village

Bur Dubai Village, also known as the Dubai Heritage Village is located near the mouth of Dubai Creek that takes tourist back in time through a series of heritage villages complete with recreated architecture and local artisans. For patrons, the village is a great place to find unique handmade items to take home as souvenirs or gifts. 

Highlights: The vicinity offers many places to stroll around like Pottery shopping, visit traditional markets and enjoy live performances of Arabian folklore such as Raza, Ayyala, and Harbeya 

Timings: It is opened every day from 08:00 to 20: 00, however on Fridays many shops will be closed as the operational hours are 15:00 to 22:00. 

Getting There: You can reach the location through the Ghubaiba bus and train station nearby. 

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Guru Nanak Darbar

Guru Nanak Darbar is built in the demand from the Sikh community for a dedicated place of worship. The Gurudwara is believed to be the first of its kind in the entire region. It has a dedicated floor for a community feasts for about 5,000 people at a time and a huge hall for devotional songs. The main prayer hall of the new Gurudwara has a 7.2-metre high ceiling and 18-metre diameter dome roof. The function hall can accommodate up to 900 people. 

Location: It is located in Jebel Ali which is around 35 km from Dubai center. Taxi is the best mode of transportation to reach the temple. The closest metro station is Ibn Batuta. 

Timings: It is opened daily from 4:30 AM to 9 :30 PM

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SEGA Republic

Stationed within the Dubai Mall, the 76,000 square foot, a fun-for-all-ages indoor theme park of SEGA Republic is loaded with more than 15 attractions. See your desired games and characters brought to life with state-of-the-art simulators and experiences that boast high-tech entertainment. As part of the world's largest shopping and entertainment space, SEGA Republic portrays cutting-edge technology to games and attractions. Your favorite SEGA characters, like nemesis Robotnik and Sonic the Hedgehog, play their part as you jump on thrilling rides that get your pulse racing at breakneck speeds.



Timings: Opens daily from 10 AM to 1 AM

Price: Approximate price starts from 170 AED
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Burj Beach

With the panoramic view of the Burj al Arab in the milieu, the Burj Beach is another famous beach having a huge sandy stretch. With a number of volleyball nets and large open area for playing various sports, the beach is very popular amidst sports lovers. So pack your bags and have a relaxing day at the beach with a beautiful setting. The access to the beach is not chargeable.


Highlights: There are volleyball nets and barbecues on the beach. There is also a water sports club which offers water skiing, wake boarding, banana boating and other activities.  

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The Palm and World Islands

Palm Islands are a set of 2 artificial islands mainly the Palm Jumeirah and the Palm Jebel Ali. Tourists can get a chance to visit Palm Jumeirah, as it is the only completed Island. The island takes the shape of a palm tree. The World Islands is a series of various small islands that has been constructed in the shape of a rough world map. The best way to view the Palm Islands is from the air or atop one of Dubai’s many high-rise skyscrapers, such as the Observation Deck at the BurjKhalifa. 

Highlights: To tour the islands you could take a Speedboat at Palm Jumeirah to visit some of the major attractions in the vicinity. 

Approximate Price: A tour around the island will cost 36-50 USD 

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Dubai Aquarium

The 10-million liter Dubai Aquarium tank, located on the Ground Level of The Dubai Mall, is the largest suspended aquariums in the world. It houses thousands of aquatic animals, comprising over 140 species. Over 300 sharks and rays live in this tank, including the largest collection of Sand tiger sharks in the world. There are numerous ways for visitors to experience the main Aquarium tank, which measures 51 meters in length, 20 meters in width and 11 meters in height. Walk through the 48-metre Aquarium Tunnel on Ground Level, and explore the Rainforest, rocky shore living ocean environments and UAE night creature at the Underwater Zoo on Level 2.


Timings: 10 AM to 11 PM on Sundays and Wednesdays and 10 AM to midnight on Thursdays - Saturdays 

Price: Approximate price for this activity varies depending on the package availed and  range from 100 AED to 250 AED.


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Underwater Hotel Dubai

Underwater suites are the epitome of luxury and elite uniqueness and what better place to indulge in the finer things in life other than Dubai? Hydropolis Under Water Hotel in Dubai is still not open to the public but bookings are open. 

The hotel will consist of three parts, The ‘Land Post’ where visitors will be greeted, the ‘Subway’ which will connect guests to the main hotel and the ‘220 suites’ all deep under the sea.  

The hotel owners are positive that post opening the hotel will be able to greet around 3500 guests a day. The hotel's plan is to cover an area of 260 hectares, which is equivalent in area to Hyde Park in London. 

The construction cost for Hydropolis is approximately € 600 million Euro, which will make Hydropolis one of the most expensive hotels ever created.

Location: Off the cost of Jumeirah beach.

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KidZania in Dubai Mall

Inside the Dubai Mall is a tiny replica of a real city where kids can role-play adult professions, from firefighters to car dealers and much more. From fighting “fires” and investigating “criminals” to flipping burgers and selling cars, let your little ones role-play in realistic settings at KidZania. The interactive entertainment and education center is a scaled facility that enables children to experience how adults view and participate in the world. KidZania’s streets are flagstone with shops, offices, factories, restaurants, a bank, hospital and fire station with settings for children between 4 to 16 years can live out their dream job with 80 role-playing activities to choose from. During their job shifts, the kids wear uniforms and are paid in KidZania’scurrency.



Timings: Opens daily from 10 AM to 11 PM

Price: Approximate price starts from 150 AED
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Al Mamzar Beach

Al Mamzar Park is home to beautiful beaches and acres of green fields, making it one of Dubai’s hidden gems. Whether you want to stroll on the beach or swim in the pool, picnic on the lawns or skate in the park, there’s no shortage of activities to do. The array of facilities at this beautiful park by the sea makes it a hit with water sports lovers, beach goers, families, and groups looking for fun in the sun.Mondays and Wednesdays are for women and children only. It's about 6.5km from the nearest metro station. 


Highlights: This lushly landscaped beach park consists of a string of five lovely sandy sweeps and comes with plenty of infrastructures, including a swimming pool, playgrounds, water sports rentals, barbecues, grassy areas and air-conditioned cabanas. There are also sun loungers and umbrellas for rent but food outlets are minimal so you might want to bring a picnic. 

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Aquaventure Waterpark

Beat the heat of Dubai with a day of sun-soaked fun at Aquaventure Waterpark, set within the grounds of the incredible Atlantis, The Palm resort. Whether you're a thrill-seeker or prefer basking in the sun, there is something to suit your taste at the largest water park in the Middle East.
Here you'll experience heart-thumping slides, the pinnacle being Leap of Faith, a near-vertical, 9-storey drop that catapults you through a tube surrounded by a shark-filled lagoon. You can also attempt Poseidon's Revenge, the UAE's only dual-racing loop waterslide. If you're not feeling quite that brave, you can try the 6-person Aquaconda, the world's widest waterslide.

After all that excitement, it might be time to just sit back and relax in one of the many zero-entry pools or on the private beach surrounded by lush tropical landscapes. With plenty to keep all ages entertained, this is the perfect escape for a day of aquatic fun.



Timings: Opens daily from 10 AM to 6:30 PM

Price: Approximate price starts from 250 AED
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Dubai Ice Rink

Keep away the heat and get down to The Dubai Mall to ice-skate on the Olympic-sized rink. Whether you are a pro or a beginner, you are sure to make the most of the enormous facility as you glide across the ice. The Dubai Mall is the world's biggest shopping and entertainment hub and even in the heat of the desert, it is not surprising to find an Olympic-sized ice rink. Tie up your skates and head onto the ice. Practice your hockey-stops or even throw in a spin as you enjoy the sport with family and friends. In the sometimes extreme heat of Dubai, the rink can be the coolest place to seek shelter and have fun at the same time.



Timings: Opens daily from 10 AM to 11 PM

Price: Approximate price starts from 65 AED
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Burj Al Arab

Why not spend your holiday in the third tallest tower in the world? This stellar tower in Dubai is a world class hotel with amenities that will make you feel like royalty. This 56 floor building is open all round the year and caters to those who love living life large.

You could be lucky enough to have your own private butler and the view is breathtaking for all those who have an eye for luxury and pure bliss. There are several ranges of rooms you can choose from or you could avail a day tour wherein you can explore the bars and restaurants in this world famous hotel.

Location: It is located near the Jumeirah beach.

Price: The average cost of a room is 24,000 USD per night.

Places to Visit Around: Skyview Bar, WadiWadi Water Park, Souk Madinat, Jumeirah, HintHunt Dubai, and Ski Dubai.

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