are many activities to pursue in United Arab Emirates,
from desert safaris and mountaineering to parasailing,
and sea tours.
Sports fans can enjoy time on some
of the best golf courses in the world, before
retiring to the beach to lay in the sand and absorb
Website: http://www.dubaigolf.com/ for Emiratea Golf Club and Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club.
UAE Golf Online
Website hosts a comprehensive list of Gold Courses in UAE, http://www.uae-golf-online.com/
underwater adventures, scuba divers may encounter
sea creatures like dolphins, and tropical fish,
while floating over breathtaking coral reefs.
seaside while listening to the serene sounds of
the ocean is a relaxing way to spend the evening.
International cuisine to suit every palate is
offered at International restaurants throughout
Shopping at modern shopping malls, souks, and individual
retail stores is a great way to spend the day.
Dubai is dubbed as the “shopping capital
of the Middle-East,” and it's retailers
offer a variety of merchandise from high-fashion,
gold and jewellery at the Gold Souk, carpets and handicrafts, electronics
Don't forget the Dubai Shopping Festival from January to February and Dubai Summer Surprises from July to August.
have always played a central role in traditional
life in Arabia, however modern horse racing with
local jockeys as well as top jockeys from overseas,
has taken off dramatically over the past decade.
Race meetings are held weekly during the winter
at one of the UAE’s four race courses.
Dubai Racing Club
Emirates Racing Authority
Dubai World Cup http://www.dubaiworldcup.com is the world’s richest horse race,
in spring each year at new Meydan Race Course http://www.meydan.ae/ .
Other races in the World
Cup festival include the UAE Derby, the Dubai
Kahayla Classic for Purebred Arabians, The Dubai
Duty Free, Dubai Sheema Classic, Dubai Golden
Shaheen and Godolphin Mile.
Skiing is a novel and exciting experience, sand
skiing has been attracting a keen band of supporters
both in the Emirates and abroad. The only equipment
you will need is a snowboard. Popular venues are
the large dune on the road between Dubai and Hatta
and the enormous dunes. Trips to the latter must
be organized by one of the local tour operators
who will also provide instruction.
Wildlife Parks in UAE
Abu Dhabi Wildlife Centre
Al Ain Zoo
Arabian Wildlife Park on Sir Bani Yas Island
Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo
Emirates Park Zoo & Resort
Sharjah Desert Park
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From pleasure and leisure activities for relaxed
moments, to high adrenaline sports for days that
need a boost of excitement, United Arab Emirates
has the ultimate things to do list.