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114 things to do in Emirates

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#1in DubaiGo buggy driving in the desert in DubaiGo buggy driving in the desert in DubaiEugene Krasowski

While everyone else is going on toured buggy racing, we will tell you how to go driving buggies and ATVs in dunes on your own.

AED 200Big Red Sand Dune
#2in DubaiTry sandboarding on sand dunes in DubaiTry sandboarding on sand dunes in DubaiKateryna Plakhotna

Do you want to ride a snowboard on sand in summer? Then you should definitely try sandboarding in the desert!

AED 100Big Red Sand Dune
#3in DubaiGo to a desert jeep safari in DubaiGo to a desert jeep safari in Dubaioddviser

Desert safari on all-wheel jeep will make your trip to Dubai one of the most memorable adventures in you life.

Rub' al Khali desert
#4in DubaiGet on the top of the Burj Khalifa in DubaiGet on the top of the Burj Khalifa in DubaiMargaret Cain

Get on the observation deck of the world’s highest building - the view from up there is just fascinating!

AED 125Burj Khalifa
#5in DubaiAdmire the singing fountain in DubaiAdmire the singing fountain in DubaiR.R.Mix

Look how the fountain jets draw fancy colored patterns, flying up to a height of 150 meters. It`s an absolute stunner.

FREEThe Dubai Fountain
#6in DubaiSee a skeleton of a gigantic 155,000,000-year-old dinosaur in DubaiSee a skeleton of a gigantic 155,000,000-year-old dinosaur in Dubaimaxwell

In the Dubai Mall, there is a skeleton of dinosaur, which is more than 155 million years old.

FREEThe Dubai Mall
#7in DubaiTake the Dubai Fountain lake ride in DubaiTake the Dubai Fountain lake ride in DubaiEugene Krasowski

Performance of the highest fountain in the world! Take front-row seats to see the best show in town!

AED 65The Dubai Fountain
#8in DubaiBuy a traditional Arab coffee pot dallah in DubaiBuy a traditional Arab coffee pot dallah in DubaiMickey Collins

When shopping for souvenirs, consider buying a traditional Arabian coffee pot dallah.

AED 20
#9in DubaiTake an abra boat in DubaiTake an abra boat in DubaiNikitos

Rent an Abra boat and go on a short journey across the Dubai Creek Bay to the heart of Dubai. Reveal the beauty and originality of the historical downtown.

AED 1Dubai Creek
#10in DubaiSee Camel Races in DubaiSee Camel Races in DubaiEugene Krasowski

There is one more entertainment for Dubai residents - Camel race controlled by the robots. You have to watch this!

FREEAl Marmoum Camel Race Track
#1in Umm al-QuwainGo hunting crabs in Umm al-QuwainGo hunting crabs in Umm al-Quwainoddviser

Try yourself in the role of a crab hunter - a night adventure promises to bring a lot of impressions and a decent catch.

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#11in DubaiDinner at 495-meter height in DubaiDinner at 495-meter height in DubaiJoan Naples

Have dinner in the highest restaurant in the world, which, just like most latest and greatest things is in the UAE.

AED 125At.mosphere Restaurant
#12in DubaiSee the King Croc in DubaiSee the King Croc in DubaiJDI

You can see one of the largest crocodiles in the world in Dubai Aquarium. It's a descendant of the dinosaurs that weighs 750 kilograms.

AED 200Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
#13in DubaiBuy burqa in DubaiBuy burqa in Dubaioddviser

Try on a traditional Arab accessory that used to be a symbol of beauty and femininity. Feel the Arab authenticity.

AED 20
#14in DubaiBuy bakhur for your house in DubaiBuy bakhur for your house in Dubaichateau

This wonderful invention will bring you back into the atmosphere of the Middle East at any time, even upon arrival home.

Spice Souk
#1in Abu DhabiVisit the Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu DhabiVisit the Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabioddviser

It is a symbol of original Islamic architecture, an example of the unity of all nations and religions.

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#15in DubaiTry canyon cliff diving and waterfall swimming in Hatta in DubaiTry canyon cliff diving and waterfall swimming in Hatta in DubaiAbarrane

Swimming, admiring the beauty or maybe high diving? The choice is yours!

Hatta Pools
#16in DubaiFly on a Seaplane in DubaiFly on a Seaplane in Dubaioddviser

Take a small seaplane journey and get a bird's-eye view of Dubai. All it takes is your desire and a bit of courage to fly up on a seaplane.

AED 1695
#2in Abu DhabiDive with dugongs in Abu DhabiDive with dugongs in Abu DhabiEugene Krasowski

A great number of sea cows graze on the underwater meadow of the Persian Gulf. The locals call them sirens and sea brides. They are safe here.

FREEDugong sanctuary
#17in DubaiBuy dates in DubaiBuy dates in Dubaioddviser

Making a list of souvenirs from Dubai, do not forget to include a box of dates in it. These juicy fruits have a bunch of useful properties, they satisfy hunger and are insanely delicious.

AED 60Spice Souk
#18in DubaiTake a trip in a glass-bottom boat in DubaiTake a trip in a glass-bottom boat in Dubaioddviser

Get to a glass-bottom boat and go to see rays and sharks. Through the transparent bottom you will see an amazing underwater world!

AED 120Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
#19in DubaiTaste a camel burger – a sandwich with camel meat in DubaiTaste a camel burger – a sandwich with camel meat in Dubaimaxwell

In the restaurant Local House you can taste an unusual dish – a camel burger.

AED 45Local House Restaurant
#20in DubaiTake a taxi for women in DubaiTake a taxi for women in DubaiJDI

There is a special taxi only for women in Dubai. A man can also take a cab, if he travels with a female friend, wife, sister or mother.

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4 picks in Emirates

Top-7 rooftop bars in DubaiTop-7 rooftop bars in Dubai

What are the perfect places to hangout in Dubai? With stunning views of the city, chill breeze, good cocktails and nice music. Read a pick of the best rooftop bars in Dubai.

Top-5 Dubai skyscrapers with free access to the roofsTop-5 Dubai skyscrapers with free access to the roofs

A practical guide to walks on the roofs of skyscrapers in Dubai.

Top-5 dishes that are definitely worth a try in the EmiratesTop-5 dishes that are definitely worth a try in the Emirates

Arabs are true food gourmets — so you should definitely taste their traditional dishes and delicacies!

Top-5 unusual oriental drinksTop-5 unusual oriental drinks

In the Emirates, tasting of different drinks is an art. Indulge yourself in delicious aromas and flavors and find out which beverage is recognized as a true elixir of youth!