From shopping and dining, to daring skywalks, desert adventures and thrilling waterparks, Dubai has it all. Whether you’re planning to visit in the summer or winter, let our quick guide to some of the best experiences in the city inspire you.
With year-round sunny weather, every day is a beach day. Make a splash along the Arabian Gulf or enjoy family adventures at some of the world’s best theme parks and waterparks, including Aquaventure waterpark at Atlantis, The Palm. Find out more about travelling with Emirates as a family.
Brave the edge walk with family and friends and enjoy spectacular views of Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Fountain. Or explore an indoor tropical forest with over 3,000 plants and animals at The Green Planet.
Dubai’s skyline is dotted with architectural marvels and surprising feats of engineering. Start your holiday with a visit to the top of Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest tower, or fast forward in time at the Museum of the Future.
Dubai has an impressive global menu. Choose from romantic dining on the beach to lively party brunches and tasty bites from boardwalk food trucks. And as the sun sets, enjoy the views and nightlife along the coast.
One of the best places to start your Dubai experience is at Dubai Museum in the historic area by the Dubai Creek. Discover Dubai’s pearl diving roots and take a traditional boat ride between the textile, spice and gold souks.
Love shopping? Take full advantage of your generous Emirates baggage allowance with designer fashion from Dubai Mall and Mall of the Emirates. But if markets are more your thing, head to Madinat Jumeriah and the Dubai Creek souks.
Dubai’s eclectic mix of attractions include impressive golf courses, fun waterslides and fine dining restaurants. Get more inspiration for what you can do when you visit on the Dubai tourism website(Opens an external website in a new tab).
Plan and book a complete Dubai Experience and enjoy exclusive benefits. Use our online planner to add hotels, activities and restaurants to your itinerary. Book your flights and land in the city ready to start your unique Dubai Experience.