Dubai tourism has always been luxurious, and with some of the world’s most impressive hotels. Captain Dunes can provide you with an even better Dubai attractions tour experience by organizing a desert safari through stunning sand dunes and surroundings. Dubai also boasts some top amusement destinations like its underwater zoo and aquarium – both internationally acclaimed as some of the top attractions worldwide! When planning your trip to Dubai, here are some must-see spots:
The Burj Khalifa is a must-see attraction in Dubai and an iconic tourist spot. At 829.8 meters tall, it stands as the highest skyscraper in the world – making it one of the city’s most beloved attractions. Most people consider visiting its observation deck located on 124th level a must-do activity for breathtaking views across Dubai’s skyline.
Experience an up-close view of Dubai and the Burj Khalifa with a multimedia show before being whisked up to the observation deck for breathtaking 360 degree views spanning across the desert, ocean, and buildings and beyond. Thanks to Dubai’s famed panoramic views of city lights at night, photographers love visiting this spot for special photo ops.
A desert safari tour in Dubai is an unforgettable experience, thanks to the vastness of the Arabian Desert and its thrilling adventures amid sand dunes. There is a range of captivating activities offered daily – sand boarding, camel rides, 4WD safaris, traditional Arabian falconry performances – plus camping options where you can spend the night outside under the stars with Captain Dunes providing a more leisurely tour experience that will leave your visit with lasting memories.
Madinat Jumeirah is a five-star hotel complex situated along the banks of an artificial canal system. All buildings within Madinat Jumeirah have been designed with wind towers and mashrabiya features to evoke traditional Gulf architecture.
At Souk Madinat Jumeirah, one of the main attractions is taking a ride on an abra – a small wooden ferry – and cruising along its canal. Here you’ll find casual shopping as well as traditional crafts and mementos from throughout the Gulf and wider Middle East. Regular abras depart from its promenade around the waterway, providing several opportunities for photographs with Madinat Jumeirah’s beautiful gardens and buildings against Burj Al Arab’s towering sail in the distance.
Hatta Mountains Dubai
Hatta Mountains Dubai is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the United Arab Emirates and it provides mountain bikers with an ideal riding route. Over 50 kilometers of trails wind through this mountainous region, each marked with color coded designations to guide riders through different terrains. Newbie riders should opt for trails with green markings if they lack expertise; experienced riders may use darker trails.
Parking is free and trails are open year-round. What’s even more exciting is that bringing your bike along for free riding makes it even more thrilling – you may purchase one at Hatta Wadi Hub if needed! Don’t forget to take in the stunning mountain scenery as well as vibrant grasses on your hike to the peak! For a starry night in the mountains, head over to Hatta Trail Campsite to set up camp. Hatta Mountains Drive in UAE’s famed Hatta Mountains provides plenty of opportunity for riders with access to all amenities at this campground – making it one of a must-experiences not to be missed!
Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo
At ground level of the Dubai Mall you’ll find the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo. This tank can hold more than 10 million litres of water and 33,000 marine species, creating an unparalleled underwater zoo that showcases aquatic life found in oceans, rivers, and other bodies of water – even featuring a mermaid show! For even more realism-creating virtual excursions there is a separate virtual reality area offering exhilarating animal adventures; to take advantage of this unique experience you must visit this area now!
Dubai enjoys hot, sunny weather all year-round. If you’re looking to escape winters in warmer places, Dubai is your ideal destination. Dhow Cruise Dubai is another top attraction – tourists usually take them along Marina Creek or Dubai Creek. Visitors taking excursions on board classic dhow boats often appreciate their traditional designs with expansive deck windows providing amazing views of Dubai at night or opt for open-air decks for even better perspectives. Call Captain Dunes and book your tour package including admission to both museums and heritage tours at Dubai Museum or Heritage Tour for the full experience – everything included!