Have you checked off all of Dubai’s big attractions on your bucket list? You’ve been to the malls, done a romantic dinner cruise, and walked up and down the JBR Walk a few times. Don’t worry; this city has much more to offer!
Here are the finest weekend activities in Dubai for every adventure lover. If you’re looking for an adrenaline rush, check out the most adventurous things to do in Dubai this weekend!
1. Visit the City By Jet Ski
Discover Dubai in a whole new light! Experience the thrill of a jet ski tour and witness jaw-dropping landmarks like the Burj Al Arab, the Palm, and JBR. Even if you think you know everything about this amazing city, this adventure will give you a fresh perspective and an exciting adrenaline rush. Don’t miss out!
Price: beginning from AED 175
Location: Seabreacher Water Sports Jumeirah
2. Enhance Your Golf Game
Dubai has some fantastic golf courses; at 185 dirhams per session, they are a steal! So, maybe this is the time to take up this upgraded game? Especially since the weather is ideal for golfing here for more than half of the year.
Price: Starting at AED 185
Location: The Track, Meydan Golf
3. Ride a Quad Bike Through The Desert
Quad biking is the ideal weekend activity. You’ll enjoy the thrill of driving on shifting dunes as well as some spectacular desert scenery. So don’t miss out on this thrilling activity on the weekend.
Price: Starting at AED 89
Location: Red Dunes Tourism
4. Teach Yourself to Dance
Fans of an active lifestyle will be pleased to learn that a dance class in Dubai can be booked for as little as 49 dirhams per hour! And the options are numerous: salsa, hip-hop, belly dance, and modern dance. If you want something a little different, there’s an aerial hoop, a combination of dancing and acrobatics, and pole dancing, the sexiest workout.
Price: AED 49- AED 69 (aerial hoop/pole dance)
Location: Cafe De La Danse, Al Wasel Road
5. In Al Qudra, Cycle Through The Desert
You don’t need to schedule a safari tour to appreciate the desert’s splendor. By pedaling the Al Qudra Bike Track, you can explore it at your own speed and for free. This nearly 100 km journey offers some spectacular views, especially if you catch the sunrise (very early for a weekend activity, but well worth it!). If you don’t have your own vehicle, you can also get motorcycles on rent in Dubai.
Location: Al Qudra Road
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6. Stay The Night On a Catamaran Boat
After a long week, you just need to unwind. Fortunately, Dubai is the best destination on the planet to unwind in style. Why not board a catamaran and sunbathe on the deck? It’s as unique as it sounds, and it won’t break the bank at 99 dirhams for two hours.
Price: 99 AED
Location: Belevari Marine Port Rashid
7. Meet a Furry Companion
If you adore dogs as much as we do, you will be delighted to learn that the Dubai canine sanctuary, K9 Friends, offers a dog walking service. Your four-legged buddy will be pleased to embark on a trip, and you will have the opportunity to enjoy having your own pet, even if only for a few hours. Win-win situation!
Location: Dubai Investment Park, 2 (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
8. Your Speed Dream Comes True
Calling all thrill seekers who enjoy rapid acceleration and a touch of elegance! Why would you ever board a sightseeing bus when you can take a Ferrari tour of Dubai’s main attractions? Your private driver will show you the best of the city and take some Instagram-worthy photographs of you.
Price per person: AED 355
Location: Speed Dreams Tourism, Business Bay
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9. Different Takes On Horse Riding
Okay, Maybe you know about quad biking and cycling in the Arabian Desert, but if you’re still not tired of the sand, here’s another fantastic one: desert horseback riding. The horses in Al Dhabi are friendly and gentle, so even if you’re a novice rider, you won’t be disappointed. And, in typical Arabian form, they’re all Arabic or Arabian mix breeds.
Price: AED 179.
Location: Al Safa 10 of Al Dhabi Horses & Camel Rental
10. Get Away From The City
Even though we adore Dubai, leaving it may sometimes be liberating. Some fantastic day-trip spots near Dubai are well worth visiting. A trip to Hatta is ideal for thrill enthusiasts. The Hajar Mountains region offers some fantastic off-roading options, and the vista of the blue Hatta oasis is simply breathtaking. Choose the snorkeling yacht cruise to Fujairah (equipment included) for a more relaxed experience.
Price: AED 119 (Hatta tour) & AED 250 (Fujairah cruise)
Location: Gateway Tours Ajman and Nemo Diving Centre
Calling all adventure and travel enthusiasts! Dubai is an absolute gem waiting to be discovered. Get ready to create unforgettable memories with these valuable tips for an epic weekend in Dubai. So, don’t wait any longer; pack your bags and get ready for an incredible journey!