THE ULTIMATE DUBAI EXPERIENCE: 5 ESSENTIAL THINGS TO DO
There are many reasons to visit Dubai, from its grand skyline, multiple mega malls, 1,000 km of pristine beaches, or the fact that it’s an exciting multi-cultural melting pot. Of course, one of the most exciting parts of experiencing Dubai is undoubtedly its food scene. Dubai has become somewhat of a paradise for enthusiastic foodies from all over the world, and Doors Dubai loves to showcase some of the best Dubai has to offer. We’ve compiled five of the ultimate experiences you should have in Dubai, from food to cultural events to unique sporting activities to the best restaurant experience in Dubai, and more. Learn all about what to do in Dubai below.
Go Skiing in the Desert
You would be hard-pressed to find a ski slope in the middle of the desert anywhere else in the world. At Ski Dubai, visitors have access to a 5-slope indoor ski resort that’s 85 metres high and covers 22,500 square meters. Visitors can take a break from the oppressive heat outside by donning ski gear and hitting the slopes in the temperature-controlled complex. Of course, Dubai being the record-breaking city it is, the indoor ski resort also boasts the world’s first 400-metre indoor black run.
Check out the Modern Art
Dubai is renowned as the modern art and design capital of the Middle East. Don’t miss out on all of the unique art the city has to offer. Some of the top sites are:
Jameel Arts Center
According to its website, “Jameel Arts Centre is an independent institution dedicated to exhibiting contemporary art to the public and engaging communities through learning, research, and commissions.” Not only is the contemporary art inside something to marvel at, but the building that houses the museum is also a gleaming white architectural masterpiece.
Some of the best art in Dubai can be found via building murals and other kinds of street art, and best of all, it’s all free! You find various spots in the city in terms of street art here.
Al Quoz arts district
This quarter of Dubai boasts many different art galleries and is known as the arts and culture hub of the city. You can discover this district and its many local artists as well as the well known Askeral Avenue here.
Take advantage of the shopping
Dubai has become synonymous with shopping. Therefore you are definitely missing out if you don’t work some retail therapy into your experience here. Some of the most notable spots for shopping in Dubai are: The Dubai Mall – the largest in the world Mall of the Emirates – world’s first shopping resort Wafi Mall – for art and shopping all in one Deira Gold Souk – a market where you can refine your haggling skills Bur Dubai Souk – a market specializing in textiles and made-to-order garments Global Village – a shopping centre featuring products from everywhere in the world in one place You can discover more about these and other shopping spots here.
Indulge in a variety of cuisine
Dubai is world-renowned for its top-notch Arabian food, but it’s also home to a variety of cuisine from all corners of the world.
At Doors Dubai, you can enter into a new culinary paradise. The internationally acclaimed chef, Kemal Çéylan, has orchestrated a unique menu that brings customers traditional Turkish dishes with a modern twist. Our ingredients are sourced from different parts of the world to bring you fresh items from premium meats to salads and seafood. Book a table here.
Enjoy one of the many beaches
Of course, no trip to Dubai is complete without a dip in one of its many beaches! Some of the visitor and local favourites are: Jumeirah public beach Aquaventure beach Banan beach Al Mamzar beach park Now that you know what to do in Dubai for a vacation or work and where to get the best restaurant experience in Dubai, the only thing left is to book your tickets for your visit! To book at Doors Dubai for your Dubai experience, check out our website here.