most adventurous things to do in Dubai

The 7 Best Adventure Activities in Dubai

Dubai has become one of the favorite tourist destinations. Be it the honeymooners or the family trips, Dubai has a lot to offer to all the types of visitors. While most of the visitors are aware of must-do things in Dubai there are few who are aware of the adventurous things that can be done within different places in Dubai. So, if you are an adventure-loving individual then you are at a right place, as we are going to help you plan an agenda wherein you are surely not going to miss out on doing the adventure-filled things in Dubai as most of these activities are performed at the places that are already in your must-visit places in Dubai list.

Here we are with the 7 best adventure activities in Dubai.

Alexandra Dhow Cruise

Alexandra Dhow Cruise Dubai Marina

What can be more adventurous than having dinner on a dhow cruise? The Alexandra Dhow Cruise offers you a lavish buffet dinner while you enjoy cruising. You will be glad to know that it has a licensed bar too. There are live shows that are hosted within, including Tanoura dance which is a delight for all those experiencing it for the first time. As a complementary activity, you get to enjoy the glance at the beautiful tourist attractions as you sail.

Winter sports

Winter sports Dubai

Dubai is known for the scorching heat and in such a case if you get access to some winter chill, what more can you expect for? Here we are talking about the adventurous winter sports that unlike the name can be enjoyed in Dubai in summers too. All you need to do is go to the Dubai Mall which is home to one of the largest ice rinks around the world. It offers private lessons as well as freestyle sessions. In case you are not fond of skating then there are other options also available for you. Instead of skating you can enjoy Ski Dubai instead. Amazing snow, a hopping ramp, as well as a hair-rising black run, can be enjoyed all year round in Dubai mall.

Ride in a speed boat

Ride in a speed boat

Boating is always fun but if you add a little tinge of thrill to it, it becomes all the more exciting. One thing you must do in Dubai is to book a speed boat. All you need to do is get into the boat and hold tight, while you dash over the waves and your heart begins to throb. You get to ride this speed boat for around 90-minute where you will get to witness the coastal highlights of Dubai. You even get to jet around the Palm and enjoy the mesmerizing view of Burj Al-Arab as well as the Atlantis. In addition to this, you get to peep into the royal palaces from the sea. Another thing you get to do for sure is slow down the boat to click some pictures with a perfect backdrop of setting sun.

Dip at Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark

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There are a plethora of waterslide options at Aquaventure Waterpark that completely lives up to your imagination provoking the loudest screams. Out of all the waterslides, the most terrific one is the Poseidon Revenge which is basically a trapdoor slide plunging you almost into the vertical fall. Even before the ride actually begins, you get to experience that adrenaline rush as soon as the countdown begins. You get to come down the 20-meter-long drop that too at an extreme speed that is surely going to make you scream. You will be excited to know where the slide ends and to your surprise, it finishes in a pool tank.

Exploring underwater

scuba diving at Amazing Sea World

The almost realistic turquoise water in Dubai charms the visitors all year round but there are only a handful of people who actually know what exists beneath the surface. Therefore, another adventurous thing that you can do is exploring the underwater world. To do so, you need to do in for scuba diving at Amazing Sea World. Even if you are just a beginner there are diving sessions offered for you too and you are not required to exhibit the PADI license. The warm coastal waters of Dubai are home to barracudas, killifish, and angelfish along with a lot of other species. Also, spotting a turtle is possible but it is a bit of mere luck.

Exploring deserts

best adventure activities in Dubai

Though taken to be a leisure ride but 4×4 dune bashing is a real adventure with the rollercoaster driving up and down the steep dunes. Prior to coming back to senses after finishing the first ride, the next adventure ride of rushing down another dune will have already started with the only difference that this time it will be on a sandboard. Afterward, you can take some rest in the desert camp and enjoy the typical Arabian dishes as well as puffing shisha by the fire after the sunsets.

Booking a private yacht

best adventure activities in Dubai

One of the must-do things in Dubai is cruising the blue waters undoubtedly. If it is on a private yacht then this adventurous must-do thing turns out to be a memorable one too. On a private yacht, you can enjoy quality time with your loved ones and enjoy having champagne on a deck while exploring the major attractions in Dubai as you pass by. This is one of the must-have experiences that might not be that adventurous but is surely going to be a memorable one.

All in all, these are the 7 best adventure activities in Dubai. Plan your trip in a way that you have sufficient time to participate in all that we have mentioned above. To most of the things, there are tickets that you ought to buy. So that you do not have to face trouble booking tickets at the last minute and waste your precious time, it is better that you book tickets in advance once you have finalizeds planning your trip to Dubai.