Dubai is well-known for its amazing sand dunes, unique luxurious hotels, magnificent skyscrapers, glitzy nightlife, and many more. From cultural to urban tourism, Dubai has them all. Although, if you are looking for something different and you want to experience and see the other side of Dubai, these 5 top unique tourist attractions are definitely something that you must try during your trip to Dubai.
Stay at the one and only 7-star hotel Burj Al Arab
If you would like to experience an unforgettable luxurious stay in Dubai, you definitely should stay at the Burj Al Arab. It is located on the manmade island of Palm Jumeirah and it is one and only 7-star hotel in the world. You can immerse in its magnificent spa, and enjoy some mouthwatering and scrumptious meals from the world’s best five-star Michelin chefs, take in all the picturesque views of the ocean, the beach, the city, and many more.
Go on a skydive at the Palm Jumeirah
If you are one of the adrenaline junkies, this activity will be perfect for you! You can view the scenic Palm Jumeirah, a man-made island shaped like a palm tree and bordered on three sides by a tranquil ocean as you ascend down the sunny sky of Dubai. Be ready to be amazed by the azure-green water, a huge palm tree in the center of it, and some of Dubai’s most famous structures, such as Burj Al Arab.
There are plenty of hotels close to the Palm Jumeirah, like Sofitel Dubai, Address Beach Resort, and more, so you won’t have to worry about finding the right place to rest after your day of adventure!
Chillout Ice Lounge
Want to cool off after a long and hot day outside?? You should give the one and only Chillout Ice Lounge in Dubai a visit. The Chillout Lounge features an authentic interior design in addition to the uniqueness of subfreezing temperatures. It represents a technological advance in architecture and lighting. Ice, steel, and glass make for an intriguing architectural combination at the Chillout Lounge.
This unique icy lounge serves various hot foods and drinks that you can choose from. Hot soups, sandwiches, juices, hot chocolates, coffee, tea, and a range of desserts, mock-tails, and sweets are available for you to enjoy as you admire all the beautiful and marvelous icy sculptures and structures.
Riding a camel could be fun, but have you ever witnessed a camel race before?? This is the perfect opportunity to experience it! If you want to give yourself a taste of local customs and camel racing history, you definitely should visit the Al Mamoom Camel Racecourse. You may fully immerse yourself in the races and take in a significant aspect of Emirati culture.
You may take in this heart-pounding sport that has been an essential part of Emirati heritage for centuries from the bleachers. Once the gates open, the race begins and an unforgettable adventure begins. Countless camels, their limbs flying through the air, pour through the gates and proceed as quickly as they can along the track.
Embark on a hot air balloon adventure
A hot air balloon ride is also one of the unique attractions of any trip to Dubai for those dreamers and explorers looking for a genuinely once-in-a-lifetime experience. You will be mesmerized by Dubai’s breathtaking sunrise and surroundings as soon as they take off. As you slowly float past the desert, it will seem as though you are in a dream. Beautiful pictures and indelible memories will be created by the balloon ride’s varied colors and sceneries. The experience will enable you to feast your eyes on breathtaking views of the wonderful, fantastical landscapes.