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  • Luxury Resorts in Dubai aren’t hard to come by and are in plenty. Everything about this magical city screams luxury, elegance and lavishness. Dubai is known for its extraordinary luxury hotels that pamper guests with tony rooms, refined international food and extra-special amenities.

    Each resort is unique in its own way with. With stunning décor and beautiful interiors, luxury resorts in Dubai are like no other.

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    Each Resort outdoes the other with state of the art restaurants, blissful spa’s and amazing swimming pools.  

    Here are some of the best luxury resorts in Dubai:

  • 01Dar Al Masyaf at MadinatJumeirah

    Inspired by the customary yard summer places of old Arabia, these standalone two-story houses offer a wonderfully planned hideaway experience. Once here, get ready to be smitten by the extravagance of this resort which is wonderfully named, lighted and supports extensive visitor rooms and suites. When you're prepared to wander out, get ready to discover the stunning shoreline decked with world class facilities offered by this boutique hotel – including restaurants, well-known Jumeirah Souk Madinat, the Talise Spa and activities like tennis, squash, heart stimulating exercise and best in class recreation centre.


    Location: Madinat Jumeirah, Jumeirah Road Amenities: 283 luxury rooms and suites, around 40 world-class restaurants and bars, 29 summer houses with exclusive pools, Talise Spa, Talise Fitness, access to Wild Wadi Waterpark and Sinbad’s Kids Club

    Timings: Check-in at 2:00 PM and Check-out at 12:00 noon

    Price: The approximate price starts from 4300 AED per room

  • 02Dubai Marine Beach Resort

    Nestled in the heart of the city, Dubai Marine Beach Resort and Spa is just minutes away from the Burj Khalifa, the Dubai Mall, and Dubai International Airport. Golf lovers have an easy access to the Dubai Creek Golf course and Nad Al Sheba Golf courses where other than golf you can likewise appreciate traditional camel and horse races, including the Dubai World Cup – the world's wealthiest horse race.


    Location: Jumeirah Beach Road

    Amenities: They boast of state-of-the-art amenities like spa, gym, tennis court, and a kids’ Corner

    Timings: Check-in at 2:00 PM and Check-out at 12:00 noon

    Price: The approximate price starts from 1090 AED per room

  • 03Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa

    If you want to experience the beach and the city life all together in Dubai, Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort & Spa is the place you must opt for. The hotel is situated right across the beach front and gives a clear and beautiful view of the Arabian Gulf. This award-winning resort offers the best view of the blue waters with the fusion of the green garden which makes one of a kind. 

    Activities and Amenities: Get a chance to taste from 13 different restaurants and bar in this exotic resort. Carve your hunger and satisfy your taste buds with some really delicious Mexican, Italian and Arabic cuisine. The hotel is also equipped with a private beach with activities like Kayaking, Water skiing, Banana boat rides, Jacuzzi etc. 

    Highlights: Dubai Museum, Dubai Marina Walk, Vindemia gallery and the Marina beach are some of the tourist destination which is a few kilometres away from the resort. 

    Timings: Check-in from 2:00 PM and Check-out at 12:00 noon

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 858 AED per night


  • 04The Ritz Carlton Dubai

    The Ritz-Carlton Dubai is a Mediterranean-style beach resort, which is famous for its Arabian hospitality and fashionable settings. With the rose petal-strewn fountains to the stunning Mashrabiya enhanced woodcarvings, everything is set for you to have a mesmerizing experience in the resort. Get the taste of a royal setting in this exotic beach resort in Dubai.


    Amenities: From a 3,000 sq m meeting and banquet facility to the retail outlets, which include Ritz-Carlton gift and jewelry shops the resort has a lot to offer. Four floodlit tennis court, extensive fitness centers, Ritz-Carlton kids club, etc. are also its key features. 

    Highlights: Dubai Marina Mall is just three blocks from the resort. Other attractions include the promenade of luxury retail shops, al fresco restaurants and cafes.

    Timings: Check-in from 3:00 PM and Check-out until 12:00 noon

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 1375 AED per night
  • 05Al Maha Desert Resort

    Nestled amidst the beautiful palm oasis, the Al Maha Resort is located in the beautiful and magical dunes of Dubai. It highlights the heritage and architecture of Bedouins, offering the enthralling desert adventure. For the animal lovers, this resort is a double treat for you as it is surrounded by the Dubai Desert Reserve. The best part of your stay is that you get to enjoy a complimentary desert activities as part of your stay. 


    Amenities: With world class restaurants, bar and lounges like Hajar Terrace Bar, Al Diwaan you can experience the fine dining in the desert and in the comfort of your own secluded space. The resort also has a big boardroom, which can accommodate around 120 guests, temperature controlled infinity pools. 

    Highlights: The Arabian Oryx & the Gazelles are the main attractions of the place. You can also behold the beautiful Arabian wildlife from the temperature of the infinity pools that are temperature-controlled. 

    Timings: Check-in from 2:00 PM and Check-out at 12:00 noon

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 3200 AED per night


  • 06JA Jebel Ali Beach Hotel

    Imagine spending your vacation amidst the golden shores of the Gulf. Plan a trip to this extravagant beach resort featuring its own private beach. JA Jebel Ali Beach Hotel is the perfect getaway for you and family in the Arabs. This resort offers a stunning view of the crystal clear blue waters and is set near the shores which make it more enthralling. 


    Amenities: The resort offers a palm-lined private beach for all of its guests, spa, and two swimming pools, umpteen restaurants to carve your hunger and offering lip-smacking cuisines ranging from authentic Arabian to the casual buffets. The guests can even indulge in various sports in the resort. 

    Highlights: The best thing about the resort is that it is well connected to all the major tourist destination Marina Beach, Jebel Ali Shooting Club and the famous Pier 7 mall is just a few kilometres away from the resort. 

    Timings: Check-in from 3:00 PM and Check-out at 12:00 noon

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 700 AED per night


  • 07Raffles Dubai

    Make your stay extravagant with this Raffles Dubai which is a 19-story luxury hotel, which is in the pyramidal structure, located in the centre of Dubai. The 5-star hotel holds 1-hectare of a botanical garden with umpteen numbers of exotic flowers along with 4 themed gardens. 


    Amenities: Raffles Dubai owns 7 restaurants and bars, which include a New York-style steakhouse, Japanese restaurant, Balinese-inspired cocktail bar and a casual buffet restaurant. It also has over 17,000 sq ft of flexible meeting space, a spa, fitness center, and an outdoor pool. 

    Highlights: The hotel is connected to the Wafi City Mall, which is an onsite boutique selling a luxury product with over 350 shops. Moreover, the convention center is just a 10-minutes drive from the hotel.

    Timings: Check-in from 2:00 PM and Check-out at 12:00 noon

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 1430 AED per night


  • 08Burj Al Arab Jumeirah

    Nothing could be better than spending your vacation on a private island. Burj Al Arab is one such resort which gives you the perfect setting for a special getaway. Burj Al Arab is a luxury resort located on the private island with a bridge to Dubai. The state-of-the-art architecture stands unique and is one of the highlights of Dubai with the boasting views of the ocean and Jumeirah Beach.


    Amenities: With the unique and high sail-inspired exterior, Burj Al Arab offers six restaurants, a lounge/bar at the top-floor, quality cafes, a private beach, 2 indoor pools and an outdoor infinity pool with sea views. 

    Highlights: The Burj Al Arab is just 10-minutes walk from Wild Wadi Water Park and Jumeirah beach. The hotel guests get free admission inside the Wadi water park. 

    Timings: Check-in from 2:00 PM and Check-out until 12:00 noon

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 4800 AED per night


  • 09One & Only The Palm

    Crowned in a sprawling 65 acres of lush gardens and unending shoreline of private beach, One & Only Residence and Spa provides its guest with a refreshing experience owing to the strategic location of this stunning property which promises a remarkable opulence to one and all. 

    Crowned just minutes away from Dubai Marina, this remarkable property appeals its guests with delightful views of the ever-so-grand The Palm Island Bay.

     


    Amenities: The Palace offers four different restaurants, including Mediterranean flavors at Olives, exceptional Moroccan fare at Tagine, a sophisticated dining experience on European cuisine at Celebrities, and fresh grilled seafood and refreshing salads at The Beach Bar & Grill. There is also access to water-sports on a gorgeous private white sand beach.

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 1870 AED

  • 10Palazzo Versace Dubai

    The Palazzo Versace Dubai is a luxury hotel nestled on a premium waterfront plot and surrounded by the famed Dubai Creek and sprawling landscaped gardens. The magnificent hand-cut marble and stained-glass mosaics combined with the sumptuous accommodations furnished by Versace Home Collection provide a sophisticated atmosphere, all while boasting the comforts of home in a truly beautiful setting.


    Highlights: Whether indulging in a leisurely spa treatment, exercising at the state-of-the-art health club, swimming in the Olympic-sized pool, dining at one of the celebrated restaurants, or unwinding on the private terrace, the Palazzo Versace Dubai is the ultimate hotel for travellers of all kinds.

    Nearby Attractions: The world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa is rooted less than ten minutes away while top-of-the-line shopping awaits you at Dubai Mall. Catch up with friends on the nearby Al Badia Golf Course or spend an afternoon marvelling at the World Trade Centre.

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 350 USD


  • 11Oberoi Hotel

    The Oberoi in Dubai is a contemporary luxury hotel that embodies height, light and space. We offer uninterrupted views of the iconic Burj Khalifa from our prime location. It is minutes away from Dubai Mall and Dubai International Financial Centre. Crowned by a gold leaf ceiling, our magnificent white marble lobby sparkles under the light of spectacular handcrafted chandeliers. Our chic and elegant restaurants guarantee to satisfy discerning palates.


    Location: Business Bay, Dubai

    Amenities: The Oberoi offers a state of the art Gym, a spectacular dine-in and a beautiful luxurious spa.

    Nearby Attractions: Burj Khalifa, guests can indulge in shopping at the Dubai Mall, Desert Safaris and Guided tours to museums and heritage sites.

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 1662 AED

  • 12The Palace Downtown Dubai

    Set in a traditional palatial residence, The Palace Downtown overlooks Dubai Fountain and the lake surrounding Burj Khalifa. It features an Arabian-style spa and a gym with personal trainer. The guest rooms of The Palace Downtown hotel are decorated in a contemporary Middle Eastern style and offer balconies and luxury bathrooms. All rooms are equipped with an interactive TV system, DVD player and free Wi-Fi.


    Highlights: Four different restaurants provide fine dining opportunities, ranging from Argentinian meat to Thai curries. All-day eateries serve a buffet of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern dishes. Guests can also enjoy a Hammam, monsoon showers, hot tub and steam rooms.

    Nearby Attractions: The Palace Downtown is located a 5-minute walk from the Dubai Mall and the Souk Al Bahar shopping and entertainment centre. Downtown Dubai is a great choice for travelers interested in luxury brand shopping, food and shopping for clothes.

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 1600 AED


  • 13Grand Hyatt Dubai

    Grand Hyatt Dubai towers majestically over the edge of Dubai's historic creek. Situated near bustling Sheikh Zayed Road, Grand Hyatt Dubai is set on landscaped gardens with outdoor and indoor pools and boasts 13 dining and entertainment venues. Spa treatments and facilities are also featured.

     


    Amenities:  You can enjoy sunbathing in the extensive pool area, swim in the indoor pool, or work out in the modern fitness centre. It has an atrium, featuring a tropical indoor garden with streams and bridges. Grand Hyatt also lets their guests choose from Indian, Japanese and Singaporean food amongst the Grand Hyatt’s restaurants. Guests can dine on one of the terraces overlooking the resort grounds.

    Nearby Attractions: Dubai Creek Golf &Yacht club is less than 2 km from the property. Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall are 15 minutes drive away. The resort is only a 15-minute walk from Wafi Shopping Mall.

    Price: The approximate price of a room ranges from 186 USD - 605 USD

  • 14Jumeirah Mina A'Salam

    Jumeirah Mina A’Salam, meaning 'Harbour of Peace', is the grand boutique hotel that forms the gateway to Madinat Jumeirah. It’s the entry point from which numerous waterways and walkways thread their way to all corners of MadinatJumeirah.


    Amenities:  Impeccable room service, well-equipped gymnasium, top-tier spa, fashionable shopping, dining and trend-setting nightspots.

    Nearby Attractions:  With world class golf, Sinbad’s Kids Club, the onsite Madinat Theatre, Madinat Jumeirah’s own private beach, the Talise Spa and watersports, tennis and luxury yachts, you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to planning your time. Why not take a 20-minute Abra Tour around the resort when you first arrive? Following the meandering waterways, on this tour you’ll see just how much is on offer – and why this luxury resort is the jewel of Dubai.

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 1500 AED

  • 15The Palace at One&Only Royal Mirage

    Relax and recharge on a kilometer of private beachfront overlooking the amazing landscape of The Palm Island Bay, One&Only Royal Mirage commands a regal presence amidst 65 acres oasis of lavishly landscaped gardens. 

    Facing the bay of Palm Island and overlooking the Arabian Gulf, this luxury resort boasts 1 KM of private beaches and lush green gardens.


    Highlights: Dining at One&Only Royal Mirage is a unique journey within eight different restaurants between The Palace, Arabian Court and Residence & Spa. Each venue presents an authentic culinary experience in a distinctive environment. Experience the floating majlis overlooking the Arabian Gulf at Eauzone featuring international cuisine with an Asian twist.

    Nearby Attractions: It is just minutes away from Dubai Marina and a 10-minute drive from Aquaventure Waterpark. It is also close to Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall.

    Price: The approximate price of the room ranges from 1714 AED to 4092 AED

  • 16Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa

    Located on the pristine curves of the white sandy beach, the Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa offer visitors a unique experience in the heart of downtown Dubai. Attention to detail, outstanding surroundings, and top-quality service are hallmarks of this luxury hotel, combining the best of ancient and modern, the hotel provides a central location and a wide range of amenities. 


    Amenities: The property boasts 446 spacious rooms and suites with high-end amenities like pools, tennis courts, squash courts, walking paths and, of course, a relaxing spa experience in their in-house spa - Elixir. 

    Highlights: The Palm Jumeirah, Emirates Golf Club, Mall of the Emirates, Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary, and Dubai Gold Souk. 

    Timings: Check-in from 2:00 PM and Check-out until 12:00 noon

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 1100 AED per night 
  • 17Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa

    Nothing can be better than spending your night in a 5-star beach resort on the world’s largest man-made island, Palm Jumeirah. This luxury island retreat fused with the French flair and Polynesian design is the perfect getaway for you and your family. 


    Activities and Amenities: The resort owns 6 amazing restaurants, which serve a variety of cuisines from around the world. It also has 6 swimming pools, spa, private beach, etc. The resort also offers several water sports like skiing, scuba diving, snorkelling, and fishing. You can have some workout in the resort’s high-tech gymnasium or can indulge into tennis in the tennis courts.

    Highlights: Some of the major destination like the Marine mall and Marine walk tourist destinations and the Dubai city center is a just 10-minute drive from the resort.

    Timings: Check-in from 2:00 PM and Check-out at 12:00 noon

    Price: The approximate price starts from 955.653 AED
  • 18Dusit Thani Dubai

    Pack your bags and head out for this exotic stay at the Dusit Thani Dubai. Get a chance to feel the essence of Thailand in the midst of Dubai. This 5-star luxury hotel in the vibrant centre of Dubai is mostly known as the Jewel of UAE. The sophistication and the splendour of the resort make it one of a kind resort for the guest. 


    Amenities: The resort has various restaurants and bars, offering the world-class cuisines like the Californian, traditional Italian flavors, Royal Thai, etc. Moreover, you get the chance to relax in the rooftop pools or get a treatment at the spa. 

    Timings: Check-in from 2:00 PM and Check-out until 12:00 noon

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 400 AED per night

  • 19Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

    Nestled in the heart of the Arabian Desert lies this bravura Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa which is a luxurious retreat for you and your family. It is a low-rise resort, which is surrounded by the natural and sloping dunes. Get a chance to experience the authentic heritage and culture of Dubai. The resort offers and majestic view of the desert landscapes. 


    Activities and Amenities: You get an array of eight restaurants and bars, serving authentic Arabic, Indian, Italian and international cuisines. The resort also offers a wide range of amenities like the spa, yoga area, tent massage area, swimming pool, etc. The hotel offers an array of activities like desert safari, horse riding, archery, lawn games, falconry and a great kids' club. 

    Highlights: Being situated amidst the desert, the guests can enjoy various desert activities like camel safari, quad biking, etc. You can also visit the Burj Khalifa, The Dubai Fountains, and The Dubai Malls which is just a few kilometres away from the resort. Getting there: You can take a flight from the metro cities Mumbai, Delhi, and Bangalore which will take around 3-4 hours. 

    Timings: Check-in from 2:00 PM and Check-out until 12:00 noon

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 770 AED per night



  • 20The Banyan Tree Al Wadi

    A sanctuary surrounded by the evergreen ghaf tree, The Banyan Tree Al Wadi is located at Wadi Khadeja boasting 70 pool villas and 31 tented pool villas. Each villa is a tribute to the heritage of the region, with polished wood, high ceilings, elaborate Arabic touches of lattice woodwork, and intricate carvings in arabesque design defining the architectural elements. The external area of each villa features a private pool enveloped by verdant gardens, while the tented pool villas also include an outdoor shower. 


    Amenities: Experience the romance of living like the nomads of yore, complete with Asian-inspired hydrotherapy spa facilities, a dedicated nature reserve, and private beach access at Banyan Tree - Ras Al Khaimah Beach.

    Highlights: The resort is just a few kilometres away from Al Wadi Equestrian Adventure Centre, Iceland Waterpark,Saqr Park and National Museum of Ras Al Khaimah.

    Timings: Check-in from 2:00 PM and Check-out until 12:00 noon.

    Price: The approximate price of a room starts from 11928 AED per night

Attractions

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Burj Khalifa

The tallest building in the world with a height of 828 meters, Burj Khalifa in Dubai used to be known as Burj Dubai. 162 rooms and an antenna in the top of the building have given the whole tower world’s attraction from the moment it came into existence in 2008. The construction of the tower was started in 2004 and it was opened to the public in 2010 as a part of the new development of the Government called Downtown Dubai. Burj Khalifa was considered to be the masterpiece of the popular large scale, mixed-use development. It was built and named in honour of the ruler of Abu Dhabi, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. The design of the building came into the artistic mind and famous designer Adrian Smith, then working for Skidmore, Owings and Merrill.

Highlights: This tallest skyscraper has 162 rooms and has the world’s tallest elevator spans up to 140 levels. The highest occupied floor in the building is 153rd floor where parties and events are occurred frequently and it has a private terrace as well. Experts believe that Burj Khalifa is the perfect blend of different aesthetic senses from different cultures around the globe. The spider lily, a widely cultivated flower in Dubai is said to be the influence for the architectural design of the building. At 555 meters, the SKY or the highest outdoor observatory space exists spreads across the levels of 148 and 125 of the building. The recent attraction is the spiral flight which has 36 steps in white oak and has a length of 100 meters. It is made beautiful with the crystal LED Chandelier.

Location: It is located at 1 Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard, Dubai, UAE. From Dubai main city, it is just 1.7 km away.

Price: Prices vary according to timings and age but approximate pricing ranges from 125 AED to 500 AED.

Timings: Opens daily from 9 AM to 11 PM.

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Atlantis Palm Hotel

One of the most luxurious and remarkable resort in the world is Atlantis, the Palm, located at the apex of the Palm Jumeirah, an island visited by hundreds of tourists every day. Atlantis, the Palm is the first one to be built on an island and based on the theme of the myth of Atlantis but also includes several Arabian elements. 

In 2008, the hotel was opened as a joint venture of Kerzner International Holdings Limited and Istithmar. There are spacious 1539 rooms inside the resort which has two accommodation wings that segregate the East and the West Tower into two but linked together by the Royal Bridge Suite. Aquaventure Water Park and the Nasimi Beach are created in order to complement the suite. These two attractions are often act as the hosts of various concerts and events.

Highlights: The extraordinarily spacious rooms and suites which are authentically arranged according to the contemporary styles and requirements of the guests have a huge significance in the wellness of the resort. There are guest rooms, multiple types of suites, imperial clubs and much more. Another attraction is the aquaventure water park that opens up a number of adventurous rides in water along with dolphin bays, the Lost Chambers Aquarium, Sea Lion Point etc. In addition to these, there is a diving spot as well for those who would love to enjoy the specific energy prevailing underwater.

Amenities and facilities: There are a lot of multi cuisine restaurants which serve traditional Arabic cuisines, continental, Japanese, South Asian and international cuisines and so on. There is a space dedicated for outdoor dining as well to keep the guests pleasant and enthused. Spa and fitness centres inside the resort give the guests a remarkable stay, healthy and happy lifestyle can be maintained even if you are away from your home.

Location: The hotel is located at Crescent Road, Dubai, UAE.

Approximate Price: It varies depending on the type of room. Average cost is 1200– 7000 AED per room.

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Dubai Dolphinarium

There may not be any other zoo or aquarium where people are freely interacting with dolphins and seals than at Dubai Dolphinarium. An exclusive living space for the gentle, human friendly animals of the sea, dolphins and seals are protected and preserved properly at Dubai Dolphinarium and now it has received wide accolades and recognition. Located in the creek side park at Bur Dubai, the dolphinarium is a very special spot for children as well since they find these species of water very adorable and cute. The aquarium is supported by Dubai Municipality since it came into existence in 2008. There entertainment programs and shows at regular times here so that people would love to spend much time with their families and kids. The dolphinarium was built with an aim to motivate the young generation to protect marine life and its habitat intact.

Highlights: The activities of bottlenose dolphins and seals leave everyone at pure laughter and joy and there are separate fun activities like acrobatics, singing, dancing, playing balls etc done by these charming animals. There are different pools for the dolphins and also a private habitat with sea water connected to these pools. A medical pool and seal pool constructed in addition to the existing pools make their lives better and safe. Here, one can spot Senya, Ksyusha, Tetka, Jerry and Fekla which are the bottlenose dolphins and four seals named Ghosha, Fila, Lusha and Max. Kids’ Summer Camp, Dubai Summer Surprises are some of the major events arranged here to grab the public attention on a large scale.

Timing: The dolphinarium is open on all days from 10:00 to 07:30 pm except on Sundays.

Entry fee: Different types of entry fees are there depending on your selection. To swim with dolphins costs one price while for watching the show costs different price.

Shallow water- Swimming with Dolphins: 450 AED

Deep Water- Swimming with Dolphins- 600 AED

Location: Riyadh Street, Inside the Creek Park Gate No.1, Umm Hurair 2, Dubai. It is about 11 kms from Dubai main city via Abu Dhabi- Ghweifat International Highway or Sheikh Zayed Road.

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Dhow Wharfage

There is no doubt in that Dubai is definitely touching the chord of the people around the world. With its beauty and the luxuries it attracts tourist. While you are in this favorite city there is one place which you can’t afford to miss Dhow Wharfage.  For those of you who are looking for some sightseeing option there you have the perfect place for you. Extending along the Deira creekside east of the Grand Souk between Deira Old Souk and Al Sabkha abra stations, the Dhow Wharfage offers an interesting look into the sea customs of old Dubai that have survived supernaturally in place at the heart of the twenty-first-century city. Saturated with history and extending sublimely along the Creek bank north of Maktoum Bridge are innumerable squeaking wooden dhows, moored in time-respected convention to stack and dump their assorted cargoes from everywhere throughout the area.

Highlights: The wharfage is home to many lovely wooden dhows, some as much as a hundred years of age, which compartment here to stack and empty freight; thus the considerable canvas secured hills of stock  anything from containers of cigarettes to gigantic ventilating units  that lie stacked up along the waterfront. The dhows themselves run in size from the genuinely unobtrusive vessels utilized for short jumps here and there the drift to the substantial maritime art used to transport products around the Gulf and over to Iran, and even as far away from home as Somalia, Pakistan and India.

Location: The Dhow Wharfarge is located at Baniyas Rd - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

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Dubai Creek

A lot of you might be searching for that perfect lucury while you are travelling to Dubai. Well then you have the famous Dubai Creek which is the perfect place for you.  Dubai Creek is a saltwater creek which is a part of the new Dubai canal it extends through to the Persian Gulf.  Dubai Creek is one the emirate's most beautiful areas that especially stand out for its conventional atmosphere and appeal. 

Regardless of the record-breaking points of interest involving tall structures and excitement settings that dab over the city, this normal seawater brook remains as the genuine personality of Dubai and is a living representation of the nation's long-standing convention. Going through the heart of the city, the river isolates Dubai into two noteworthy regions: Bur Dubai and Deira. A retro vibe is obvious in each alcove and corner of the rivulet and its encompassing territories.

Highlights: Old-style structures that reflect rich Arabian accommodation, conventional style wooden dhows, and clamoring souks – all make Dubai Creek very extraordinary. With the warm and shallow water one can find a variety of rich marine life here.  Take a stroll through the amazing beauty of the region and enjoy the mixture of old and modernity while you visit this place.

Location: The Dubai creek is located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Desert Safari

When we talk about desert safari the first place that strikes your mind is Dubai. Dubai has always been a favorite destination when it comes to desert adventure. One such favoured activity is the Desert safari in Dubai.  Enjoy riding through the desert while enjoy riding through the desert while soaking in the scenic views.

The timings of your tour depend on the packages which you are choosing from. Halt to watch the lovely dusk before reaching your destination where you have the chance to enjoy a camel ride, sand boarding and experiment with henna close by or feet. Appreciate the beauty of the whole region.  While in Dubai you can find of number of tour operators which provides you with the best desert safari. There are also night safari, evening safari and day safari in Dubai. 

Price: The approximate price for this activity starts from AED 200.
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Palm Jumeirah

 You must have definitely heard about this place if you are planning to visit Dubai. An artificial archipelago in United Arab Emirates Palm Jumeirah was created utilizing land recovery by Nakheel, an organization claimed by the Dubai government. One of the most beautiful thing in Dubai are the artificial archipelagos in the emerald waters of the Arabian Gulf.

 Palm Jumeirah, which resembles a stylised palm tree from above, was the principal improvement of its kind, and was initially charged as the Eighth Wonder of the World. Notwithstanding the numerous inns and resorts on the islands, you can cruise around Palm Jumeirah in a yacht or speedboat offered by one of the numerous private visiting organizations, or jump on board the Palm Monorail that rushes to the Atlantis resort.

Location: Palm Jumeirah is located at Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
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Dubai Marina

Dubai Marina is an artificial canal city, a district as well in Dubai situated along the two mile stretch of Persian Gulf shoreline that glitters all the time. Experts insist that once the complete construction of the district is over, it will be able to accommodate an en masse, around 1, 20000 people in residential towers and villas. 

The area is quite important in Dubai that accommodates Dubai Internet City, Dubai Media City and the American University in Dubai. The blind folded inspiration to Dubai Marina is the Concord Pacific Place along the False Creek in Vancouver, Canada. The close proximity with the sea opens up a lot of chances to the marine species to enter the district.

Highlights: To create the extensive man made marina beautiful, the developers had to bring water from the Persian Gulf to the site and created an unbelievable waterfront and the large central waterway that is excavated from the desert and extended up to 3 km. 12% of the total land area is dedicated to the central public space. 8 km of wide landscaped public walkways tranquilizes the beauty of the place to a large extent.

Location: It is located in Dubai, around 21 kms from Dubai city.

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Dubai Miracle Garden

Located in the district of Dubai Land, Dubai Miracle Garden or the flower garden is a rare sight of millions of flowers of different colours bloom together and the structures made of these flowers are really surprising and marvelously created. It came into establishment in the year of 2013, on the Valentine’s Day. It spreads over 72000 sq.meters featuring over 109 million flowers. In 2015, this garden was awarded the Moselle Award for New Garden Experiences. 

The flowers used here are maintained by the re-use of waste water irrigated through drip irrigation method and these flowers take 757,082 litres of water every day. The recent development in the garden is the mesmerizing butterfly garden opened under the name Dubai Butterfly Garden which is the world’s largest and Dubai’s first indoor butterfly garden. The garden is a haven for overly 15000 butterflies that belong to 26 different species.

Highlights: There are multiple formations on flowers which have gained international recognition within a short span of time. The attractions include a floral clock, an aromatic garden, peacocks, birds, castles etc. One can spend up to 2.5 hours in the par enjoying the ravishing beauty of thousand flowers arranged so beautiful.

Timings: During weekdays, the garden will be open from 09:00 am to 09:00 pm and on weekends that is on Friday and Saturday, it will be open from 09:00 am to 11:00 am.

Entry fee: Adults: AED 40, children: 30 AED

Best time to visit: The usual time of operation of the garden is from October to April and in the months of June, July, August, September, the garden will be closed due to the high temperature level which is not suitable to spend time in the garden.

Location: The garden is located in Dubailand district, 22 kms away from the main city centre.

Non-operational Months: The garden remains closed from late-May to September. 


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Hatta Heritage Village

Sprawling across the Hatta mountainous area, 100 kms away from Dubai city is Hatta Heritage Village overlooking the two mammoth mountains which were called Hajaran. The village was originated about 3000 years ago but now it is opened to the public in a revamped condition. The village possesses 30 buildings, shops where the traditional heritage collections are sold, a group of farms supported by a fresh water canal. Before there was an archaeological cemetery. 

The historically important village is visited by hundreds of tourists every day from all over the world. A unique chance to discover how the traditional rural lives in this mountainous regions was is hidden in the village in the form of prototypes, models, document etc which can be found in 17 houses, castles and a fortress. You can witness the old armours used in the wars like rifles, guns and cannons and other household materials like furnishings, pottery, copper etc.

Highlights: The heritage village hosts multiple events like UAE National Day, Dubai Shopping Festival and Flag Day etc. This village is the spot where the traditions, culture, livelihood and economic development of emirates can be seen and understood to an extent. The Government has preserved all the original items belonged to the village years ago and keeping its value vibrant still.

Timings: The village is open on all days except Thursday from 07:30 am to 08:30 pm and on Fridays, it will be open from 02:30 pm to 08:30 pm.

Entry fee: The entrance to the village is free of charge.

Location: The village is located at Hatta in Dubai. It lies about 156 kms away from Dubai city. One can reach the village via Sharjah- Kalba road from Dubai.


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Wild Wadi Waterpark

Jumeirah International, a great group of hoteliers is the guardians of Wild Wadi Waterpark, located in Jumeriah, Dubai near to Burj Al Arab. This is a famous outdoor water park with a heated or cooled wave pool, two artificial surfing machines, and numerous water slides and earlier it used to have the largest water slide apart from North America but it was removed in order to give space to two other major rides. The featured attraction of the park is a relishing waterfall of 18 meters and it goes off every ten minutes. To keep people entertained the park has established two gift shops, restaurants, snack stands etc.

Highlights: There are 30 fun filled rides made equally suitable for any type of person. Built on the theme of the tale of Juha, a person from the Arabian folklore, Wild Wadi Water Park surprises kids as well as adults. The amazing rides include white water wadi, wadi lookout, Falaj Fury, Jebel Lookout, Flood River Flyer, Tumble Falls, Falcon Fury, Tunnel of Doom, Thunder Rapids, and Rushing Rapids and so on. The two new exciting rides are Tantrum Alley and Burj Surj that replaced some old rides and these two rides are one-of-a-kind rides very new to the region. The separate changing rooms for men and women with lockers are an additional advantage the park has.

Timings: The park will be open on all days from 10:00 am to 07:00 pm. There is a separate Wadi for women that will be open on Thursdays from 08:00 pm to 12:00 midnight.

Location: Jumeriah, Dubai, UAE. The park is located at a distance of 15.7 km from Dubai.

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Ferrari World

This time remain awestruck while you visit one of the most wonderful Ferrari world in Dubai and be ready to try the ultimate loop. Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is the ultimate mecca situated on Yas Island. It is the primary Ferrari-marked amusement park and has the record for the biggest space outline structure at any point assembled. 

The recreation center additionally holds the Formula Rossa, the world's speediest crazy ride. The recreation center and it formally opened to general society on 4 November 2010. It covers a range of 86,000 square meters and was granted as the "Center East's Leading Tourist Attraction" in the year 2015. There are distinctive rides in the recreation center and every one of the rides is intended to excite. Regardless of whether you long for the extraordinary G-compel of world-class rollercoaster’s, need to run kart race with your family or test the best lap times in a best in class test system – we have a great time for everybody.

 Location: Ferrari World is located at Yas Island - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates.

Different Rides: Formula Rossa, Fiorano GT Challenge, Scuderia Challenge, Carousel, G-Force 

Timings: The Ferrari World remain open from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
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Ski Dubai

In the hot summers of Dubai nothing can be a better option than an ice cold ski. Yes guys you heard it right. Ski Dubai is just the place for you where you can find your solace in the torturing heat of Dubai. Ski Dubai is the first indoor ski resort in the Dubai. The ski resort has a stunning mountain-themed frigid setting where you can appreciate skiing, snowboarding, tobogganing and participate in many snow occasions. Also get a chance to meet and play with Ski Dubai's most recent addition the Snow Penguins.

 Encounter moving down the Giant Ball run, bouncing a 10ft. incline, spiraling down the tube slides, touring in the chairlift or simply unwinding over a hot chocolate at short 4 degrees. Ride the Snow Bullet and take off as high as 16 meters over the ground with skiers and inclines beneath you, all while hustling against family and companions at 150 meter long.  You will definitely land up in an alternate world while you try all these activities. 

Location: The Ski Dubai is located at Sheikh Zayed Rd - Dubai - United Arab Emirates. 

Timings: Opens from 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM.
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Iceland Waterpark

Most of you might be wondering why people visit Dubai when its so sunny there. But your might not be aware about the fact that Dubai has made everything possible in the desert heat.  Iceland Waterpark is just another example of the wonders that Dubai is creating for all.

  You might have already got the idea what is this park about. But let us give you a clearer picture of that. Ice Land has more than 30 thrilling slides, a colossal wave pool, and top of the line private cabanas. It also has an Olympic estimated lap pool and an excellent shoreline. With its children pools and zones reasonable for youngsters, it has something for everybody. Ice Land likewise has practical experience in offering group building exercises for the corporate part. The most recent expansion to the park is the new beach front campground.

 Highlights: Ice land offer some remarkable attractions with the Penguin Falls, World's Largest Man made Waterfall, Rocky Polar Mountains with the biggest arrangement of waterslides, Penguin Bay 6000sqmtrs Rain Dance Pool, Aqua Soccer surprisingly, Coral Isle a snorkeling pool and other exciting encounters at the Arctic Wave Pool, Tundra Baths, Eddy Pond and the Kids Cove a devoted territory for the children.

 Location: Iceland Waterpark is located at Jazeera - Ras al Khaimah - United Arab Emirates.

 Timings: Opens from 10:00 AM-6:00 PM.

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Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo

A vivid part of Dubai Aquarium, the Underwater Zoo is a stunning picturisation of the sturdy underwater world, but more creative and unbelievable than the original. Kids as well as adults come in large numbers to visit the zoo which has unusual reptiles and sea animals floating freely in the clean, clear water and they are the amusing creatures to be found alive only in the secret chambers of the sea. Since the zoo is existing inside the popular Dubai Mall, the tourists who come to visit Dubai would never miss to watch the impeccable zoo. There are surplus of things to make your kids entertained but this atypical underwater zoo would definitely leave them speechless.

Highlights: The latest charm or highlight of the zoo is the giant crocodile which is fondly called as the King Croc, weighing a whopping 750 kilograms and with a length of 5 meters, the giant creature is the eye catcher at Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo. But without giving the ears to puffery, this mammoth creature surprises the visitors every day with its adorable features. It is one of the biggest animal in the world currently and expected to grow more in next 50 years. Sounds like a fantasy? No, it is absolutely a fact that, this animal is a wonder for many and you will believe it does exist only after you see it.

Timing: The zoo will be open from 10:00 to 11:00 pm on all days from Sunday to Wednesday and from 10:00 am to 12:00 midnight on Thursday, Friday and Saturday and the timings are subject to change.

Entry fee: For researcher experience: AED 100 is the ticket charge in which you get new meet and greet area, aquarium tunnel, underwater zoo, behind the scenes tour and underwater observatory. For explorer experience, you have to pay AED 120 as the ticket charge in which you will get new meet and greet area, aquarium tunnel, underwater zoo, submersible simulator, big screen theatre and aquarium glass bottom boat ride. There are other different types of tickets available like Otter Encounter, Ray Encounter, King Croc Encounter, VIP Line Buster Experiences, and Membership Program etc at different ticket charges.

Location: The aquarium is located within the Dubai Mall. The address is Dubai Mall, Doha off 1st Interchange, Sheikh Zayed Street Road, Dubai, UAE. From Dubai city, you have to walk for 6 minutes to reach the Mall.

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