Dubai Sizzling Nightlife: 10 Thrilling Experiences You Can’t Miss
Gradually making it to the list of most toured countries in the world is the wonderful city of Dubai –and for good reasons! With amazing architecture, luxurious shopping malls, the largest Aquarium in the world, fascinating indoor theme parks, and even seven-star hotels, Dubai is definitely a place to be!
As a tourist in Dubai, there are certain experiences you simply can’t miss –especially at night when the city comes alive and looks like a futuristic paradise. These nightlife experiences will fill you with awe and make your trip worth it.
1- Go camping in the desert
When it comes to providing tourists with top-notch experiences, Dubai does not hold back. With Arabian Adventures, The Caravan Camp and many others, you can enjoy a remarkable outdoor camping experience in the Arabian Desert.
You can spend a night camping outdoors in luxurious tents, eating tasty food, and sipping on a variety of drinks. And that’s not all of it. You get entertainment includes Arabian musical performances, belly dancers, barbecues, and so much more. A night of camping under the stars, surrounded by captivating music is a thrilling experience you will never forget!
2- Enjoy a late-night helicopter ride
Flying over the city of Dubai at night can be a life-changing experience! This is because Dubai is a city that shamelessly flaunts its beauty at night. With all the lights turned on and the city buzzing with activity, there is no better time for a helicopter ride than at night.
From up there you can get a breathtaking birds-eye view of the Dubai Creek, Palm Islands, monuments, the golf club, and other fascinating sites.
3- Visit the Burj Khalifa
The Burj Khalifa is one of the most attractive spots to visit in Dubai, especially at night when you can fully appreciate the architecture and the jaw-dropping view it provides!
Standing at 830 m, Burj Khalifa is the tallest skyscraper in the world. Once inside this iconic architecture, you can get a birds-eye view of the Burj Al Arab, the Creek, and so many more.
Also, with all the beauty Burj Khalifa offers, touring the building comes at a free price. So this is one activity you can enjoy without having to worry about the cost!
4- Enjoy an evening safari
One activity you definitely should not miss during your trip to Dubai is a night safari! These night safaris often include dune bashing which is more fun when done at night. You can go on a night safari with your friends or even with your significant other as it can get pretty romantic if planned appropriately.
To make the experience even better, include a buffet dinner, take a desert walk, or try out the camel safari. At the end of it, you just might prefer the night safari to the day safari!
5- Go shopping
A touring trip cannot be complete without a visit to the mall and luckily, Dubai provides you with a large number of malls and markets to visit.
Shopping in Dubai at night, while still a busy affair, is more aesthetically appealing. When the sun goes down and the lights come up, shopping malls look even more attractive and perfect for taking pictures!
For a nice night of shopping you can visit Dubai Mall, The Emirates Mall, Deira City Center or Jumeirah mall. At these places you can buy gadgets, clothes and souvenirs. If you don’t plan to purchase too many items, night time is also a great time for window shopping in the bubbly city.
6- Go clubbing at White Dubai
White Dubai is one of the biggest clubs in Dubai, making it the best place to party during your trip. Located on Meydan Racecourse’s rooftop, the club also gives you a wonderful glimpse of Dubai’s skyline. At White Dubai you can socialize and meet other tourists just like you as the club is often a thick combination of visitors and residents.
Make sure you look your best on your way to White Dubai because, despite providing a free entry, you have to look your best to be allowed in. This often makes the club super full so make sure you arrive on time!
7- Take an evening stroll on Jumeirah Beach shores
Jumeirah Beach is a beautiful spot to be at night. The beach gives a picture perfect view of the Burj Al Arab and the well-lit city.
You can take a stroll and admire the view or play in the cool water. With a cooler of beer and some edibles, you and your friends can party it up a bit at the beach!
8- Spend the evening at the aquarium
Dubai has one of the most mesmerizing aquariums in the world. This makes the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo a place you definitely need to see!
The city’s aquarium is a 48 m long body of water filled with sharks and rare fishes. An evening in here will fill you with awe and excitement. And if you feel up to it, you can take a dive in and say hello to the sharks or enjoy cage snorkeling. Visiting the aquarium at night gives you more time to explore and appreciate the underwater paradise.
9- Visit the Dubai Creek
For a memorable nightlife experience, the Dubai Creek is a must-see. This creek flows right through the heart of the city, providing a lovely view of the Bur Dubai architecture and Deira Dubai’s skyline. The Dhow Cruise is a boat that offers a smooth sail over the creek, showing you the city at its finest. On the Dhow Cruise, you can enjoy a tasty dinner while enjoying the music and dance entertainment.
You can also enjoy the creek without taking a cruise ride. By strolling close to the waterfront, you can enjoy a view of the creek and the wonderful skyline above. When with friends or family, a visit to the Dubai Creek can be ten times more fun!
10- Have a fun evening at IMG Worlds of Adventure
The last activity on this list is a visit to IMG Worlds of Adventure! This huge indoor theme park has all the latest, most captivating –and terrifying –rides. Here you can expect a fun, exciting time filled with laughter, screams and awe.
While younger visitors can enjoy cartoon themed rides, you and your friends can enjoy Marvel Heroes themed rides such as Iron Man and Hulk.
So that wraps our list, do you know any other interesting nightlife venues in Dubai that we didn’t mention? ..Jump in the comments and let us know!