Dubai – the house of fantasy and luxury decorated with comfort and amusement – is magnanimously the perfect destination for your family vacations. Whatever your preference is or wherever you come from – Dubai has something charming and cheering for you and your family, for kids and adults. Fishing, riding in the desert, urban tourism, shopping as well as luxurious yacht rentals and gorgeous seven-star accommodations – everything here is as fantastic as your mind yawns. I am going to give you a little list of family events you and your family may enjoy in Dubai, however keep in mind that the actual list is long and you have to be in Dubai to enjoy its charms and glimpses.
1. Enjoy the Safari in the Dubai Desert
Linguistically, the root for ‘Safari’ is the Arabic word ‘Safar’, which means to travel. Hence, you already got the idea that Desert Safari Dubai means the adventurous ride, typically on four tires, through the red sandy dunes of Dubai Desert. It is worth to go for the expedition not only because the tour itself is full of life with joy and fearful crackles, but also at every corner of the ride – traditional desert Arab life is artistically presented. As well as, the family may enjoy henna tattooing and camel ride could be thrilling for the younger ones.
2. Try Dhow Cruising in Dubai Marina
In order to feel the reward of a wonderful time, may be commemorating something important like your anniversary or such. Dhow Cruise Dinner Marina could be the best possible option in the world. Sailing by the shiny Dubai Marina while choosing your dinner menu from the list of wide variety of delicious cuisines – with your family and friends, simply these couple of hours here will continue to make nostalgic for a long time after you leave Dubai.
3. Go for a City Tour
As a first look, the city of Dubai is dashing, amazing, thrilling and one may get lost in the widespread color and beauty of Dubai. So, a tour plan could help to select the keystones. There are many travel agents offering city tour packages, you may choose your day trips. Burj Khalifa, Burj Al Arab, Dubai Parks and Resorts, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai Frame or Dubai Marina – each has their own activities and attractions and there are many more places to go. Book your trip ahead and wonder excellence planned and organized.
4. Feel the Adventures In Dubai Parks
Dubai Parks and Resorts houses four different theme parks Legoland and Legoland Waterpark, Motiongate and Bollywood Parks. IMG World of Adventure – the largest theme park in Dubai, internationally reknown Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark and Wild Wadi Waterparks and many more attractions are available here for a complete family day for adventure and amuse. For children and for adults – no less rides, boarding, games and animatronics are arranged.
5. Revel in Overnight Safari and Sunrise Hot-Air Balloon Ride
Wildlife safari, camping, food under the dark sky full of stars and a hot-air balloon rise flying up to 4000 feet above ground are all could part of this exceptional event in Dubai. Gazelles and native wildlife camels add a tremendous flavor to your taste of tour while you search them at your ride. The enigmatic sunrise over the desert of Dubai is arranged to be viewed from the hot-air balloon making you fly high after the dinner and drinks under the moon. Ecstatic and fantastic, don’t leave Dubai without it.
6. Visit Dubai Museums and Art Centers
For a quiet and calm family tour, away from the gatherings and adventures in busy Dubai, the best choice are the Dubai galleries arranged with the contemporary and traditional arts, paintings, historical showpieces and cultural heritages coming from the extended Middle East and South Asia. Alserkal Art District is a great place for such a tour, also Coffee Museum, Al Jaber Gallery, Etihad Museum etc. Would definitely give you a glimpse of Dubai different from that of the Burj Khalifa or Dubai Marina.
7. Shine Your Passion for Shopping in Hilarious Dubai
Shops, souks or malls throughout the city awaits you with an unmatched shopping experience with the thrills of Dubai. For the full family, a lifetime shopping experience could be hurled in the streets, corners, malls and markets of Dubai. Specifically, just to mention, approximately 9 tons of gold is on display at any given time at the Dubai gold souk which is the biggest of its type. It doesn’t necessarily mean you have to buy but more than that is you enjoy with the family exploring the Dubai Mall, Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai Spice Souk etc. and may be as a souvenir or gift you purchase according to your purse.
8. Go Cruising in the Luxury Yachts
Dubai waters offer a different angle to the view of the splendid city of Dubai. Obviously, there is a marvelous vision of Dubai from the top of the world’s tallest skyscrapers but the water is special as the pearl of the land shines over the sea by which it stands. Glittering coastline is unmatched. Moreover, the luxury Yacht rental would definitely make it more private, more personal and more enjoyable with your family. Pale beaches, glistening waves and glittering Dubai – the family event on a floating luxury in the Dubai Sea is of no comparison, and no exclamation.
9. Take a Tour at the Ski Dubai
Skiing in the midst of a desert is as surrealistic as it sounds and Dubai makes it real with almost all the tastes and essence of reality. Ski Dubai is a mega indoor winter wonderland first in the Middle East, boasting five ski runs, places for toboggan runs and snowball fights, a freestyle snowboard area and a chairlift. Penguin colony and kids ski will definitely amaze the family kiddos.
10. Enjoy the Beach at the Persian Gulf
Conceivably, the best piece of public sand – Jumeirah Beach – is only a short walk away from the great Burj Al Arab. Dubai’s sun at the shore of the Persian Gulf is reveling for the tourists while the sea offers a plenty of water sports items for the enthusiasts. Many picnic areas and barbecues, and a playground for children together makes it a great place for an ideal family pastime. The beach is open for tourists from morning till before midnight, and please hit the sand early because the crowd grows faster as the clock ticks.