Dubai offers a plethora of activities that highlight it's cosmopolitan nature while also honoring it's rich heritage. From extravagant shopping and indoor skiing, to a traditional boat ride and a desert safari, there is an exciting variety of things to do when you visit Dubai.
*Activities can only be booked in conjunction with Legends vacation packages and are not sold separately. All pricing below is per person unless otherwise noted. Please note some activities may require a minimum number of participants to operate on a given day and black out dates and restrictions may apply. Please inquire at time of booking.
Located on Level 124 of the world's tallest tower, At the Top, Burj Khalifa gives you a captivating panorama of Dubai, a view you wouldn't find anywhere else in the city. Enjoy an uninterrupted bird's eye view of various parts of the city, from the famous Sheikh Zayed Road and its rows of skyscrapers, the charming old structures up to the glistening coastal waters. As you hop on the elevator that will take you to the observatory, you will be treated to a multimedia presentation that showcases Dubai's history and the record-breaking story of the Burj Khalifa.
Learn about 19th century life in Dubai as you weave through the alleys of the Al Fahidi Historical District and visit the Dubai Museum. Board a traditional water taxi to cross Dubai Creek enroute to the gold and spice souk. Stop by the city's most photographed mosque, the Jumeirah Mosque, an take your must-have photo at Jumeirah Beach with the iconic Burj Al Arab in the background. Private tours available.
Discover the ancient charm and magic of the desert. Your safari coach takes you up and down the golden sands of Arabia before stopping on the highest sand dune, allowing you to enjoy the beautiful view. Experience an authentic Bedouin campsite with a camel ride, henna painting, BBQ dinner and Arabian entertainment.
Enjoy the contemporary lifestyle of Dubai arounf the city. Stroll around the Dubai Mall, Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo. View the city from the deck of the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa. Visit Dubai Marina and continue to the waterfront neighborhood of Jumeirah Beach Residence. Make the most of a photo stop at the facade of the Atlantis, Palm Hotel and experience the vibrant Souk Madinat Jumeirah. Add in high tea at the Burj Al Arab for $346pp.
Your adventure starts with a 45-minute exhilarating 4x4 ride into the desert. You will get the chance to take photos with a falcon resting on your hand and enjoy some customary Arabian refreshments. At the Bedouin camp, enjoy riding a camel, henna painting and shisha if you wish. Enjoy the astonishing belly dance show and fire show with live Arabic music while feasting on a traditional Arabic BBQ feast.
Begin with a 45-minute camel desert safari before enjoying a sunset falcon show with sparkling date juice. Arrive at an authentic Bedouin camp with henna tattoos, live bread-making, Arabic coffee-making and aromatic shisha pipes available. Dinner includes soup, salad, appetizer, main course and dessert. After dinner, enjoy cultural Emirati performances.
When in Dubai, there are five popular spots you should never miss. Your discovery begins at the famous luxury arts and crafts mall, Saga World, to meet the guide. Take your must-have photo at Jumeirah Beach with the iconic Burj Al Arab in the background. Enjoy a 30-minute cruise on the waters of Dubai Marina then continue on to watch the tallest choreographed fountain, the Dubai Fountain. Luxuriously dine at the Armani and take in the views right at the viewing deck of the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa. Private tours are also available.
Indulge in the royal treatment as you enjoy a sumptuous lunch within the grand premises of the Burj Al Arab. The delightful lunch comes after a day of exploring the city in a Dubai City Tour which includes a tour of Al Fahidi Historical District, Dubai Museum, and a traditional boat ride to the gold and spice souk with photo stops at Jumeirah Mosque and Jumeirah Beach.
Take to the skies and fly over the golden desert terrain of the UAE on a hot air balloon with soaring Peregrine falcons. Once you land, enjoy a ride in a historic open-top 1950s Land Rover to a private desert conservation reserve to an authentic Bedouin camp where you will have a gourmet breakfast.
Begin with a wildlife drive through the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve in a luxurious Range Rover and visit an exclusive royal lake that is now a bird sanctuary. Marvel at a falconry demonstration at a private venue with sunset canapes and sparkling date juice. Enjoy a short sunset camel ride to a private oasis cabana. Your 6-course dinner includes a choice between grilled salmon and prawns, Australian Angus steak, grilled chicken, vegetable moussaka and many other delicious options.