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It is a perfect place to get some rest on clean golden sands next to the blue sea with a possibility to rent a surf board and conquer heavy waves.
Open Beach is the longest beach among all the public beaches in Dubai. It is well-liked among Russian speaking travellers, that's why it's got second name - Russian Beach.
Wide sand coastline, fine clean sand, shallow way in, crystal clear water are among advantages of this place. Here you can rent beach chairs and umbrellas. Shower, changing stalls, WCs are free of charge. Next to the beach you can find a park, running and race tracks, parking lot (4 dirhams per hour on week days, and free of charge on weekends).
Photo: Open Beach
Because of its popularity the beach is not so clean as others in Dubai, but from this one you can see skyscrapers, the highest building in the world Burj Khalifa and Burj Al Arad hotel. Besides that on Open Beach there is a surf-riders club SurfHous Dubai. You can rent a surf board and take a few surfing lessons. On weekends the beach is overcrowded, so it's better to come here on week-days.
Open Beach on the mapLocation: Jumeirah
Round-the-clock and free.
More places to visit in Dubai
The rooftop bar on the 24th floor offers a fabulous view of the Arabian Gulf and Burj Al Arab. The atmosphere is very relaxed here. It is perfect for a romantic date!18
City Centre Mirdif
A large shopping centre, where you can both have a good shopping and try extreme adventures. Besides a variety of shops, here you can find a famous attraction - iFly Dubai.14
The Island beach club
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The old Spice Souk is not yet touched by «the civilization» it keeps traditions and primordial appearance, but the number of shop counters here reduce every year.42
Myriads of golden jewels and precious stones at the market are not necessarily to be bought, but they are definitely worth seeing.53
Big Red Sand Dune
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Pure Sky Lounge
It is almost always a little bit windy in this open air bar on the 35th floor. Champagne, beautiful view of the Gulf and good music will make your evening a special one.8
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The Palm Jumeirah
A unique man-made island, triumph of engineering thought and one of the bright symbols of the national wealth. Its shape reminds of a huge palm tree.12
The Dolphin Bay
The world's best dolphinarium Dolphin Bay is a modern dolphin training centre with an artificial tropical ecosystem.18
The skyscraper is located in the upscale Dubai Marina area. Admire breathtaking views of the Persian Gulf, the bay and the promenade from its roof.14
The Dubai Fountain
The world-famous incredible Dubai Fountain astonishes with its unique and impressive water, light, musical and even fire and smoke shows.83