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10 Adventurous Activities To Do in Dubai


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With beaches on the one side and skyscrapers on the other hand Dubai definitely redefine the term ‘Luxury’ offering more than the luxury, discounts and paradise-like places. Popularly known for its majestic architectural structures, another aspect of this amazing place is the wide range of adventure sports that Dubai has to offer to tourists from across the world. Each sport guarantees to pump up your adrenaline and give the experience of a lifetime. Be it travelers, backpackers, or honeymoon couples, feed your soul with some adrenaline rush and have the daredevil moment. So, are you in? We have listed down the 10 adventure activities which are extremely popular in Dubai and we bet you would strike off the bucket list.

1. Burj Khalifa Pinnacle Base jump

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Can you imagine you are being pushed away from thousands of feet that above clouds and your heart pumping up so high and it will definitely boost your adrenal glands! Experience this daredevil activity in Dubai

Altitude: 2,720 Feet.

Where: Burj Khalifa.

When: This activity is open throughout the year.

Cost: AED 1000 for 1 Jump.

Organised By: Skydive Dubai

2. Skydiving Towards Palm Jumeirah, Dubai

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Your Dubai getaway is incomplete without watching The Palm Islands – three artificial islands Palm Jumeirah, Deira Island and Palm Jebel Ali – on its coast. It will be a complete waste if you don’t fall from an altitude of 14,000 feet above sea level. This will be the best decision of your life ie Sky diving over the The Palm. You read that right? Let your soul fly . This is what happens as you reach an altitude of 14,000 feet, the helicopter doors are opened. The wind gushes towards you and amidst the sound of the copter blades, a man asks you to come up to the door. With a heart beating loud, you walk up and he checks your safety gear. With your brain pulling you back in from one end and your feet wanting to jump out on the other, you take the leap and the adrenaline starts kicking in. The view from up there is so jaw dropping that you can catch a glimpse of The Atlantis, Burj Khalifa and other major landmarks along with The Palm as you fall. Don't forget to click a selfie of yourself diving so that you can cherish it later.

Altitude: 14,000 feet.

Where: The Palm Islands.

When: This activity is open throughout the year.

Cost: The cost for a full altitude jump is AED 120 and that for a half altitude jump is AED 90.

Other services such outside video, helmet video, photographs etc. are charged separately.

Organised By: Skydive Dubai.

3. Dune Bashing in Dubai

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Do you love rushing through speed? Fulfill your desire of speeding against the winds like Paul Walker at Dubai’s dune! If you didn’t know Dubai was built on a desert – so why not a take hell of a ride? You’ll be sitting in an SUV behind the steering wheel. As you move to the 4th gear and hit the gas, sand from the dunes surrounds you and you still keep cascading through, racing for your life – “Fast and Furious”!

Where: Arabian Desert

When: This activity is open at all times except for when there is a predicted sand-storm due to the seasonal change in wind direction.

Cost: AED 125 for 15 minutes.

Organised By: There are many local organisations that take regular tours to the desert.

4. Manoeuvre on a Fly Board

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If desert has ruled Dubai at one part ,the sea conquers on the other part of the country .There are numerous adventure water activities Dubai is blessed, among them best is the FlyBoarding. Flitting between flying and swimming has never been easier, thanks to the Fly Board. With this amphibious invention it is very to master and gives your adrenal glands a major kick. You can glide 100 feet above the ground or dive underwater, all at a top speed of 150 KMPH.

Where: The Fishing Harbour, Jumeirah 2.

When: This activity is open at all times.

Cost: AED 300 for 20 minutes.

Organised By: Flyboard Dubai.

5. Zip Lining in Dubai

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World’s longest zip lining activity is in Dubai . A stunning 1800 feet above the Dubai fountains, will take you 40 seconds to complete a zip line, at a speed of 60 – 70 KMPH. Along with the adrenaline rush there will be sudden rush of blood you will feel in your head and a chance to see the panoramic view of the entire Dubai city , zig-zag flyovers and the different hues of the sky.

Where: The Dubai Fountain ,The Dubai Mall

When: This activity is open at all times.

Cost: AED 600 for 1 zip line.

Organised By: XLine, XDubai

6. Shark Diving in Dubai

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Sharp razor teeth weighing hundreds of pounds, Are you ready to play some games with these sharks?. Scuba Diving is a very popular sport. But shark diving is a rather uncommon and far more exciting one in comparison. As we all know it the world’s deadliest predators " Sharks” where Dubai Mall will give you the opportunity to dive with them.

Where: The Dubai Mall

When: During the working hours of the Dubai Mall (10 AM to 11 PM)

Cost: AED 750 for Certified Divers and AED 1150 for Non-certified divers

Organised By: Dive Mahara, The Dubai


7. Snorkelling in Dubai

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How about a marine life you want to experience ? and then swim with the water inhabitants and have a firsthand taste of the elegant marine life and corals, snorkelling is the sport. It gives. Although there are any places you can enjoy this adventure water activity Atlantis – The Palm offers the best one!

Where: Atlantis – The Palm

When: The Hotel hosts this activity

throughout the year.

Cost: AED 235 – 260

Organised By: Atlantis – The Palm

8. Deep Sea Fishing, Dubai

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Situated along the coastline city, Dubai is very well known to be one of the biggest sailfish destinations in the world. Deep sea fishing is a very important part of the Arabic culture, not only because of the people are fond of fish as a dish but also because of the adventure it involves in catching the fish from the middle of the sea

Where: Dubai Marina, Dubai Creek Harbour, Port of Jebel Ali

When: Open throughout the year during the daytime.

Cost: AED 500 – 1350, depending upon duration and distance from the port.

Organised By: Dubai Fishing Trip

9. Desert Safari on Red Dunes

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Experience the magical evening out – An Adventure that you’ll never forget. Leaving behind the bustle of the city in the afternoon, the Safari Guide is the prefect transport where you will enjoy the ride ( 4×4 ) Four Wheel drive for a thrilling journey over dunes through the Red Desert Of Dubai, deep in the heart of the Desert, from the crest of high dune. Watch for the sunset in orange glow over the vast expanse of rippling sands all around you.

Where : 17, The Iridium Building, Umm-e- Suqeim Rd - Dubai - United Arab


When : Open throughout the year during the daytime closes at night

Cost : AED35- AED65 (It usually varies)

Organised By - There are many Desert Safari Tours which organises Desert Safari

10. Al Quadra Cycling Trail

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A Cycling track is a haven for pedal-power lovers. With limited opportunities to cycle around in the city, Al Qudra provides the residents of Dubai a perfect 80 km long stretch of paved paths to cycle on. These roads will take you stunning landscapes and one is bound to get stupefied at first sigh You will be surrounded by mountains of sand on both sides and may also run across a wild horse or an oryx along the path. Verdict : Its a must try adventure activity if you are planning to go for good exercises and escape the monotony of your hectic schedule!

Where: Al Qudra Road, Dubai, United

Arab Emirates

When : Open throughout the year, 24x7

Cost : AED 53 - AED95

Organized by- There are lot tours and agencies

Dubai has the most amazing experiences to offer along with an awesome Aura and atmosphere . With such spellbinding activities, your adrenaline is sure to go for a rush!!
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