The Arabian city of Dubai is where you will be spoiled like nowhere else on the planet. Yes, it is the ultimate destination for those who wish to indulge in the gamut of extravagances and lavish experiences. So, are you ready to splurge in Dubai and get a taste of its unmatched opulent life? Read on our top picks of luxury things to do in Dubai. It offers some surefire choices that allow you to discover the emirate’s luxurious side.
List of Luxury Things to do in Dubai
- Take a Private Tour of Dubai
Experience the incomparable sights of Dubai the way it should be on a private Dubai sightseeing tour! It gives you the flexibility to tailor your own tour program and also pick your favorite vehicle. So it is up to you whether you choose to discover Dubai aboard a cool stretch limousine or a top performance super car like Ferrari. And the best thing is that it mostly comes with the services of an expert and knowledgeable driver; so all you have to do is to sit back and enjoy your customized and well-crafted tour of Dubai.
- Sign Up for a Premium Desert Safari
Take any list of Dubai attractions or experiences; this Dubai activity always tops the list, being a mix of amusement, thrill and nature. A desert safari is nothing but a journey into the isolated desert dunes. For an exclusive desert outing, book a premium or VIP desert safari through a reputable service provider. From 4X4 dune bash in a Hummer / Land Cruiser and camel ride to BBQ dining and traditional shows, it ensures that every element of your desert safari is exclusively designed for you and your group. Jazz up your desert adventure with a deluxe overnight desert safari that comes with camping facilities in the midst of the golden sands.
- Hit Dubai’s Water Aboard a Sleek Luxury Yacht
Fancy admiring Dubai’s sights from water with a sprinkle of sophisticated extravagance? Don’t think further; board a luxury yacht fitted out with the most top-notch comforts that promise you an uber luxe sail along Dubai’s exuberant waters. Beyond stunning views, it gives you the much-needed privacy, flexibility and tranquility onboard. You can hire a yacht for an hour or two or even an entire day with all dining, entertainment and activities included. If you are looking for a traditional alternative over yacht cruise, you can’t go wrong with a premium dhow cruise along Dubai Creek or Dubai Marina.
- Plan a Luxury Shopping Session
We have included this activity, especially for our fashion enthusiasts and shopaholic readers. Dubai is a shoppers’ paradise and you can book a personalized shopping tour wherein you will be joined by a fashion advisor or counselor who will guide you on the region’s top shopping destinations as well as brands as per your unique style and preferences. That’s not all; you also get to receive some valuable styling tips as you browse Dubai’s shops with your personal shopper. In fact, there is no better way to give an overhaul to your wardrobe.
- Stay in a High-End Accommodation
A luxurious holiday in Dubai kicks off with a luxurious stay. And all we can say is that you will be spoilt for choices when it comes to top of the range accommodations in Dubai. These are as vast and distinct as the timeless Burj Al Arab, the stunning ever Atlantis, The Palm, the iconic Italian-themed Bulgari Resort Dubai, the Arabian castle-like Jumeirah Al Qasr, and the breathtaking Palazzo Versace Dubai. All these hotels and resorts go out to guarantee you an absolutely stress-free stay with the best of amenities and facilities on offer.
- See Dubai from an Exclusive Aerial Vantage Point
Want to take in Dubai with a dash of amusement and adventure? Take to the heights; now wonder how to do it? You just name it – the rest is assured that it is possible here. Choose the relatively risk-free helicopter ride or make it a bit more thrilling with XLine Dubai, which the world’s fastest and longest urban zipline. If you can’t wait to go completely wild in the sky, nothing comes closer to a heart-racing session of Sky Dive, particularly above the phenomenal views of the man-made Palm Jumeirah Island. Looking for more airborne activities to heighten your sightseeing in Dubai? There is the newest Ain Dubai, the world’s highest observation wheel.
- Have an Entire Attraction Reserved for You & Your Group
Dubai’s iconic attractions and legendary sights are always packed. But, if you want to see these attractions in their absolute crowd-free version, you can book the entire of your favorite attraction exclusively for you and your group. Imagine exploring the observation decks within Burj Khalifa (the world’s tallest building), skiing down the slopes of snow-filled Ski Dubai, or enjoying the nerve-wracking rides and slides at Atlantis Aquaventure all without anyone but with your dear ones. What better way to take your Dubai holiday from normal to super spectacular?
- Pamper Yourself with a Royal Spa Treatment
After all actions and extensive sightseeing, nothing could probably relax and fix your sore muscles than by a pampering spa package. Fortunately, you are in Dubai means you can look forward to ultimate and heavenly spa experiences. With tonnes of options, simply zero in on your favorite spa! If you are looking for a spa that offers the perfect balance of relaxation, tranquility and signature treatments, you can choose to step into Anantara The Palm Spa (at Anantara The Palm Resort), Talise Ottoman Spa (at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray) or ShuiQi Spa at The Atlantis The Palm. Each of them is a sanctuary of wellness with the best of ambience, amenities, and of course spa packages.
- Dine in a Marvelous Setting
The dining scene of the city is as stylish and versatile as its smorgasbord of attractions and sights. The finest flavors from different parts of the globe are transported to some of Dubai’s fantastic restaurants. In fact, you get to savor whatever your taste buds desire in Dubai and that too in the dreamiest of venues. Dine at Michelin starred restaurants like L’Olivo at Al Mahara, Rhodes W1 etc or relish the tastiest delicacies with the splendid views in the surroundings at the waterfront Pierchic. If these aren’t enough to excite you, then head up to the skies with the exotic Dinner in the Sky package which lets you dine in the mid-air.
- Go back in time with a Luxe Touch
Dubai is now home to Queen Elizabeth 2 – a floating hotel with the luxurious ever accommodation, dining and entertainment options. But, it is more than that; this legendary cruise vessel was built 50 years ago and was a part of many prestigious world cruises until its final voyage in 2008. As it now peacefully rests in its current new permanent location at Mina Rashid Port, don’t miss to add the history-steeped QE2 ship on your Dubai program. It is a 13-deck hotel with over 1200 rooms, 12 plus restaurants and a wide array of leisure and entertainment choices.
Dubai by no means is an ordinary city. Most extraordinary attractions and out of the world experiences await you here. And if you are willing to generously stretch your wallet, all we can say you’re in for a super pampering holiday treat. What are you waiting for? With this above list, come put together your Dubai program now and get ready for an epic vacation in this land of superlatives and surprises.