Dynamic Downtown Dubai holidays 2019 / 2020
famous for being the playground of the rich and famous, holidays to Downtown Dubai have something to offer every kind of holidaymaker. Harking back to days gone by are the gold and spice markets while all around them you’ll find glamorous modern hotels and skyscrapers offering every activity you could possibly imagine. This glittering jewel of the United Arab Emirates will capture your imagination and find you wishing you had more time to try everything on offer here. From beautiful beaches to astonishing architectural feats, luxury spa's and 5-star hotels to traditional tours into the surrounding desert, this city destination answers every holiday wish. With cheap flights and fantastic all inclusive Dubai holiday deals on offer, seize the moment to explore Downtown Dubai in 2019 / 2020.
Downtown Dubai has an endless list of attractions for visitors to enjoy. Head to the mall and shop until you drop, or watch the stunning Dubai Fountains with lights and music which will enthral little ones, older travellers and everyone in between. Hit the nearby beaches and soak up the warm Arabian sunshine on soft white sands as you listen to the waves lapping the shore. If you prefer action and adventure there is a ski slope – that’s right! – in the shopping mall, or you could hit the sand dunes in a 4x4 and enjoy the ride of your life. If you prefer the waves to the dunes there are plenty of water sports on offer, while the marina is the perfect place to watch the rich and famous bring in their yachts.
Whether it’s the very best in Michelin starred excellence or cheap eats to enjoy as you wander through the streets a holiday in Downtown Dubai has something for everyone’s taste. Most of the world’s restaurant chains are here, so whether you feel like burgers, pizza, chicken, sushi, Chinese, Indian or something in between you’ll find it here. Enjoy a meal with a view in one of the skyscrapers as you sip cocktails and refreshing beers and maybe even an after-dinner shisha. If you prefer to people watch there are plenty of options by Dubai Marina and along the beach, or you could pick up kebabs, pizza and more at one of the fast food restaurants.
Families are covered too, with something for active little ones on every Downtown Dubai holiday. Head to the slopes and teach the little ones to ski in Dubai Mall, or watch the amazing light and music fountain show in the centre. If theme parks are your thing Dubai has you covered, with Global Village offering a firework show, dressed up characters and rides, while there’s even a LEGOLAND in Dubai. Bollywood Park is a must for fans of Indian cinema, while Wild Wadi Water Park is famous all over the world for its rides, water slides, rapids and more. And if you prefer to hit the sand dunes there are 4x4 tours available, perfect for the whole family.
Action & Adventure
Whatever your idea of action and adventure holidays to Downtown Dubai have you covered. Head to theme parks and make the most of water slides and rides, or why not practice you skiing at the mall’s indoor ski slope? If you prefer to get outside there are water sports galore along the beach, including jet skiing, sailing, scuba diving and more. Or why not book yourselves in for a 4x4 ride along the sand dunes in the desert which surrounds the lively city of Dubai?
There are plenty of opportunities to relax and unwind on holidays to Downtown Dubai, with the white sands stretching out for miles. Backed by palm trees and modern hotels here you’ll find a huge range of water sports to enjoy, as well as sun loungers where waiters will bring drinks, snacks and refreshments straight to you. Little ones will enjoy paddling in the shallow waters of the sea, or you could take to the waves with sailing, jet skiing, parasailing, snorkelling, scuba diving and loads more. And don’t forget the beach parties which last until the sun starts to come up!
Party your nights away and spend your days recovering on the soft sands of the beach or enjoy a drink with a view before heading to your hotel early. Whatever your idea of the perfect night Downtown Dubai holidays have you covered. The beach parties are ideal for those who like to go from lounger to dancefloor, while there are plenty of bars and clubs where you can party and enjoy the views. If you prefer to get to know Dubai’s rich culture why not head to a shisha bar? Enjoy mint tea or cocktails and a huge range of shisha flavours as you relax among luxurious cushions.
Whether you want to really treat yourselves or are sticking to a budget there are plenty of things to do on couples’ holidays to Downtown Dubai. Hit the clubs, bars and restaurants and dine out in style, or choose from delicious cheap eats, including burgers and pizzas. Book yourselves into one of the luxury spas and spend the day being pampered or simply head to the beach for a day of sand, sea and sun. The white sands are ideal for those wanting to enjoy a tranquil holiday, while there are plenty of water sports to be enjoyed as well. If you prefer to get to know the culture of Dubai hit the museums and galleries or head to the souks for spices, gold and trinkets to take back home with you. Just make sure you’ve practised your bartering!
Although Dubai has grown exponentially in the last 50 years, there is still a wealth of history and culture to be discovered in its streets. There are plenty of museums to explore, including the Ethihad Museum and Coffee Museum, or you could try the galleries and admire the walls of modern and periodic art. If you want to explore further a trip over the sand dunes is a must, while the souks are home to spices and jewellery, ideal for trinkets, gifts and souvenirs to take to loved ones back home. If you prefer to indulge with some traditional food from Dubai there are plenty of experiences to try, including cookery courses which will take you to the market first to barter for your ingredients.