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Check out Dubai’s Hot Spots for Adventure Tourism

23 January 2014 | Dubai

Dubai’s fame is transcending beyond its architectural wonders like Burj Khalifa, Malls, Palm Islands, Emirates Tower and Dubai Marina. The dream city of Dubai has opened up plenty of adventures in sand, water and air. Thanks to custom made adventure trip packages by Travel and Tourism companies, people can enjoy adventures without any fear of danger.

Some of them are:

Desert Safari

This adrenaline adventure is suitable for couples, families and adventure lovers who can enjoy driving fully automatic two-seater sand dune buggies, 4×4 wheelers, and do quad biking independently with or without professional guidance.

Dubai Desert Safari adventure

Balloon Ride

You can float at the height of 3,000 feet over a magical desert. It is a type of family adventure that you can enjoy with the kids. The thrill of the ride is beyond words and watching sand dunes, blue skies, green oasis and desert plants from above will be thrilling for everyone.

Balloon Ride an adventure activity for a family in Dubai

Deep Sea Fishing

Dubai’s warm waters, year round sunshine and sandy beaches are perfect for deep sea fishing. The beaches offer equal excitement for beginners as well as professionals. Finding a nice beach in Dubai can be quite tricky so you should choose in advance from the top beaches in Dubai and collect all important information beforehand.

Deep Sea Fishing adventure in Dubai

Scuba Diving

The minimal tide has made scuba diving safe for all. A number of fishing and diving clubs will offer you equipment with diving and fishing tutorials for beginners. You can hire a fishing boat fitted with all the necessary equipment.


Skiing is exciting in the city. You will be amazed to enjoy ice skiing at Ski Dubai. The largest indoor skiing resort in the UAE has many snow based games such as tobogganing, snowboarding and playing with penguins. Spread over 20,500 square meters, it houses 6,000 tons of real ice throughout the year.


Whether you’re an amateur or a professional and looking for big or small boats, Dubai will provide you with all sailing options. It is a century old activity and popular among Dubai residents and tourists.


This adventure sport involves a parachute. There are a number of annual paragliding competitions in Dubai. It has many forms, emerging from an aircraft is the most common type in Dubai as mountainous areas are very rare.

Water Parks

To entertain your kids or friends, water parks are ideal. You can head to Wild Wadi, offering a wide range of water rides or to Aquaventure at Atlantis where interacting with dolphins adds to the fun.

Wild Wadi waterpark - adventure place in dubai


In Dubai you can try your aim at shooting a gun. The Jebel Ali Shooting Club will provide you both pistol and archery options. Enjoy the beautiful outdoors surrounded by greenery or covered indoor locations with a shooting range of 25 meters.

Dubai Accommodation

All international visitors seeking the fun and adventure of Dubai can seek the best hospitality in Dubai’s top end hotels. You must try budget hotels in Dubai who are special for their blend of luxury and nice customer care with affordable costs.

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