Dubai is considered the perfect tourist destination by travel enthusiasts, and for all the good reasons! No matter what your idea of a vacation is, there’s something in Dubai for everyone—be it shopping, outdoor activities, lounging by the beach, or eating out. If you’re someone who loves bonding with friends and family over fun activities, you will LOVE what Dubai has to offer. So book your tickets and scroll ahead, because we’re about to give you a low-down of the best indoor and outdoor activities you must explore Dubai.
If you’re an art enthusiast, you’ve probably imagined your favorite piece of art coming to life at some point. Wouldn’t it be surreal to watch Vincent Van Gogh’s iconic Starry Night painting glisten and move? Well, what if we told you that you no longer need to imagine? At Infinity des Lumières, an immersive art gallery located at The Dubai Mall, you can witness the world’s greatest masterpieces come alive. Head here for an unforgettable artistic experience!
Did you ever imagine you’d get to walk through a green jungle in the middle of a desert? We’re here to tell you that it’s not only possible, but it’s going to be one of the most unique experiences you’ve ever had! The Green Planet is an indoor bio-dome at City Walk, Dubai, and is designed to mimic an actual rainforest. In here, you’ll find an entire ecosystem of over 3,000 types of flora and fauna as they live in the wild, including exotic animals and creatures. The idea behind The Green Planet is to create awareness among visitors about the threat to the ecosystem of rainforests across the world. Rest assured, it’s an experience that’ll stay with you for life.
A snow park in Dubai? If you’ve read this far, you’ll know that everything is possible in Dubai. Yes, we’re talking about a whole ski resort experience in the middle of a desert! At Ski Dubai, which is situated inside the Mall of the Emirates, you can hang with the penguins, learn how to ski, or simply enjoy the snow with a hot cuppa! This is the perfect outing for large groups—so grab your friends or family, and enjoy a snowy day in Dubai!
Love roller skating and dancing? Well, you no longer have to choose between the two activities! Welcome to Rolldxb—Dubai’s roller skating disco! Yes, you can go back and read that again. Head to Port Rashid to enjoy fun activities like roller disco nights, skate jams, roller hockey, ramp skating, and more! Not a pro skater? No problem! The helpful skate instructors will ensure you are up and rolling in no time. Head here for an energy-packed outing with your best friends!
Isn’t Padel tennis the most perfect vacation sport? It’s supremely fun to play, plus you get a good workout in! Do you know what would make Padel tennis even more fun? Glow in the dark courts! That’s right, The Alley DXB in Al Quoz is home to Dubai’s luminous dark padel courts, adding a neon pop to your favorite sport. When you head here, expect a pitch-dark court with the only source of light being some neon green, orange and pink markings. All you need to do is find a great partner!
If you’re a Formula One fan, you can’t miss a visit to Dubai Kartdrom. Try your hand at go-karting at this expansive venue, with a 1.2km track with 17 turns. Anyone over the age of seven can participate in this thrilling activity without fear—as the circuit operates only on the highest security standards. It’s a fun adrenaline-pumping activity for anyone who loves car racing!
Are you ready for a fun-fuelled adventure in Dubai?
*This is a sponsored article for Dubai Tourism