UAE is so huge that it may be difficult to list down all the activities that you can do here. However, following are a few activities that you must surely do in UAE.
Desert safari: A desert safari is one of the most popular activities and completely unmissable when in UAE. Whether you are in Dubai or Abu Dhabi, a visit to the deserts should definitely be part of your itinerary. Your day will be filled with exciting adventure sports, fantastic cultural performances, and a mouth-watering BBQ buffet dinner. This is the best way to experience true Emirati culture and hospitality.
Mosques and cultural centres: Dubai and Abu Dhabi have some of the most majestic mosques which are open to Non-Muslims. The intricate carvings and brilliant architecture will blow your mind away. Places like Al Bastakiya Quarter, Dubai Museum, and Sheikh Mohammad Centre for Cultural Understanding are some of the best places to gain some insight into Emirati customs and traditions.
Dhow cruise dinner: Another activity that is thoroughly enjoyable is a dhow cruise dinner. Cruising on the serene waters and soaking in the illuminated skyline around you is an amazing experience. A captivating live entertainment and a lip-smacking dinner culminate your evening.
Shopping: Dubai is home to some of the largest shopping malls in the world. Your trip is incomplete without going on a shopping spree. Apart from malls like Dubai Mall and Mall of the Emirates, the city is also famous for the Dubai Shopping Festival which is flocked by millions of visitors every year. Street shopping is also a must do here and a completely enjoyable experience. Souks are traditional markets in Dubai which are a treasure trove of local products. You can cross the Dubai Creek on an ‘Abra’ and visit these colourful and vibrant markets. You will find anything from gold jewellery, precious stones, essential oils, Arabian clothes, footwear, teas, dry fruits, and many other knickknacks. A perfect place to buy some souvenirs and carry back home.
Try camel polo: The traditional camel race has undergone a complete transformation and traditional jockeys have been replaced with Robot jockeys that are controlled by operators driving in SUVs alongside the camels. A very unique experience and something you will only find in UAE.Apart from these you can try skiing in Ski Dubai, zip line in Dubai Marina, visit the Hatta Mountains, try Mountain Biking, and indulge in several other activities in the UAE.