Dubai is one of the top travel destinations for visitors across the world. While you can visit this Middle-Eastern jewel literally any time of the year, the summer months are grueling with hot & dry weather and temperatures soaring high.
However, visiting Dubai during the summers is much more than just heat, sweat, and long days. It introduces you to a new flavor of the city and thus offers a new experience altogether.
How is that, you wonder?
It’s because of the unique experiences that the city has to offer during summer months, for which people keep coming back to Dubai. The city is packed with amazing attractions that appeal to visitors of every age group.
Here we are sharing some of the experiences that you can enjoy this summer in Dubai.
- Spend an entire day at Dubai Mall
Known as the world’s largest shopping area, the Dubai Mall, is an ideal place to spend an entire day while having fun, shopping, and making merry, all under one roof. This humongous mall houses an overwhelming (more than1200!) number of stores to let you indulge in some shopping therapy. Apart from this, the mall also boasts a waterfall, an ice skating rink, a musical fountain, a flight simulator, and the world’s largest indoor aquarium.
- Enjoy the view of Dubai from Burj Khalifa
Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, offers a mesmerizing view of Dubai in its entirety- something that every visitor should experience. In fact, taking an elevator ride to the top of the Burj Khalifa is one of the top things to do in Dubai. Apart from the spectacular views, you can also enjoy the sparkling lights and beautiful desert landscapes of Dubai from the top (124th) floor of this skyscraper.
- Take a walk at Dubai’s Miracle garden
Your visit to Dubai would be incomplete without taking a tour of the world’s largest natural flower garden located in the desert land of Dubai. An absolute marvel and true to its name, the miracle garden is home to 45 million beautiful flowers of different varieties. As you walk around the garden, you can soak in the beauty of the natural flower beds, their breathtaking colors, perfectly manicured lawns, and a huge variety of artistically shaped flowers & flower arches.
- Visit the largest water park in Middle-East-Atlantis Aquaventure
If you’re looking to beat the summer heat, spend a day at the ultimate water-themed park of the Middle-East- Atlantis Aquaventure. Apart from being the largest water-park in the Middle East, it also houses the largest aquarium in all of the Middle-East and Africa. There are a number of thrilling rides to enjoy here, including a massive 9-story, near-vertical slide straight into a shark-filled lagoon. Post your fun-filled water adventures, you can either soak up on some sunlight along a laidback river ride or simply enjoy the solitude provided by a beautiful private beach.
- Explore the green planet of Dubai
Apart from shopping malls, sightseeing seeing attractions, and safaris, Dubai also offers an all-immersive experience for plant lovers as well. The green planet of Dubai is a stunning tropical forest vertically set up, and houses a massive world of exotic flora and fauna.
You can witness a vast variety of plants and animals here, making it one of the most popular as well as interesting indoor tropical forests ever. The place has a scenic atmosphere and cool interiors to perfectly compliment the summer heat.