A Guide to Off-Season/Best Summer Activities in Dubai

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There is a saying in Dubai that when you come to Dubai, they do not make you wait for things to happen, but they make things happen for you. This is an incredible fascination that drives the world to come to Dubai at least once in a lifetime. Considered as a breadbasket of tourism, Dubai has never failed to impress anyone, right from staying in the Luxury hotels in Dubai to shopping in high brand malls. What is striking about Dubai is that even though the foundation is a vast strip of desert, the infrastructure built over it is nothing short of being considered as the eighth wonder of the world.

Considering there are numerous things that one can do in Dubai, we bring forth some of the exciting activities you can do as a tourist when visiting the off-seasons in Dubai.

Enjoy the Scenic Night in the Dhow Dinner Cruise and Revisiting Dubai’s History

Want a relaxing evening just cruising on the creek? You are in for absolute pleasure. You can enjoy a quiet evening with great company on a dhow cruise along Dubai Creek. The cruise offers a fully air-conditioned lower deck and an open sky view upper deck.

As you cruise down the Dubai Creek, enjoy the view of old town, birthplace of Sheikh Saeed, Sheikh Saeed’s house, Heritage village, golf club, parks as well as the famous state of the art infrastructures of the city in the glittering night lights while enjoying cuisines ranging from Arabic to International spreads with your loved ones.

As a traveller, you always tend to be curious about the rich heritage of a country. Dubai too has a glorious past. The Al Bastakiya region in Dubai is a must see. It is like a space capsule that re-engages you back in time before Dubai came to embrace modern urbanity. Bastakiya is a reminiscing image of the old traditional markets and a cultural hub of Dubai. The original, old city of Dubai is carefully guarded by now converting it to a Heritage Village which also includes some courtyards and houses being converted to museums.

Enjoy Panoramic View from Burj Khalifa and Choreographed Fountains

A lot has been said about the infrastructure of Burj Khalifa. But what we want you to enjoy is the tallest observational deck in Dubai provided by the infrastructure that gives you some breathtaking panoramic views. Installed with advanced telescopes and HD cameras you can never miss a sweet spot. During the off-season, you get less crowd and not to mention that the rates also make it easy on your wallet. Choose a luxury hotel near burj khalifa and enjoy the evening with a beautiful view of Burj khalifa.

Wait! There’s more! Just when you think you have seen it all, it spruces another surprise. The Dubai Fountain is one such surprise. It is the world’s largest choreographed fountain system. Set on the 30-acre man-made Burj Khalifa Lake, at the centre of Downtown Dubai, it just blows your imagination that water could be made to dance just through pure technology and bought to life through exquisite lightings. The Dubai fountain falls in the proximity of some of the finest hotels like Gulf Court Business Bay.

Splash in the Vast Waterparks

Do you want to experience extreme craziness on your trip to Dubai? You will need to relax, surf, splash, slide, eat and shop. You can avail all these facilities at one place; the Laguna Waterpark at La Mer, Dubai. The waterpark offers different levels of fun and frolic for all kinds of visitors. If you need to laze around, you can park yourself in the infinity pool or simply float down the lazy river.

For visitors who are looking for more action, the Laguna Waterpark offers some hard-hitting rides like Constrictor, Freefall, Loop, Mad Racer and Mantra and believe us; this is not for the weak hearted. Finally, how about surfing through WaveOz 180. After such an adventurous activity, you can dine at the park’s main restaurant, surf club or even the rooftop balcony. End your day with the best part, i.e. more shopping! A luxury hotel like Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay offers to pick up and drop facilities for our valuable guests so they need not stress over travel.

Witness a Miracle

One of the must-visit places in Al Barsha South 3, Dubailand that holds an exclusive human creation; the Dubai Miracle Garden. The place spread across 72,000 sqm comes to life with scents and colours every year from mid-November to mid-May. You as a visitor can see breathtaking creations and patterns in the garden with its 150 million flowers arranged in colourful arches and patterns, and the innumerable shapes they form. The sight is just divine to your eyes.

Enthralling XLineZip Dubai and Skydive Dubai

Let’s face it you need not to be Superman to fly in Dubai. You can simply pursue the XLineZip and be thrilled of the zip ride across Downtown Dubai. They have also introduced a second XLine ride in Dubai Marina, which offers a double dose of fun and excitement. So, hold on to your horses, the XLine flies over land and water at a speed of 80km/h and takes you from an astounding height of 170m down to ground level.

Still not impressed. Dubai has more to offer! Want your heartbeat racing and a surge of adrenaline to hit your brain? Then you need to go freefalling at 120 miles per hour by availing the facility of Skydive Dubai. A tandem skydive from 13,000 feet above the Palm Jumeirah is a must try out in the Dubai to-do list. Experienced skydivers can also avail of coaching, a full-service rigging loft, and freeload arranging.

Dubai Opera

If you are staying at the Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay, then you must visit the Dubai Opera that is at the proximity of the hotel. The opera is a 2,000-seat, multi-format, performing arts centre, which is located within The Opera District in Downtown Dubai. If you are a tourist who loves art then a host of performances that include theatre, opera, ballet, concerts, conferences and exhibitions will leave you exhilarated. Another exciting part is that as the opera has a floor capacity of 1800 square meters, this can be hired for grand events such as weddings, gala dinners, fashion shows and exhibitions.

The Accommodation

Wanting to dip in luxury living book a luxury hotel in Dubai, you need to stay at the Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay. This newly built infrastructure comes with 270 exclusive rooms that provide unique interiors. Strategically located close to the airport, the best hotel offers in Dubai, some of the best rates all year round. This means that you can get a suite escape or a bed and breakfast offer for astonishing prices.

Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay is one of the luxury hotels in Dubai that provides a range of rooms from premium rooms to penthouse suites that provides you with a cinematographic view of the city as well as the canal. If you are here on a business trip, Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay is a popular hotel in Dubai as it provides five meeting rooms with state-of-the-art technology to ensure that your business presentations and meetings flow seamlessly. Being the hotel with nice pools, you can enjoy and get refreshed in the soaring temperatures of Dubai. If you do not compromise on your fitness, Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay does not compromise on the equipment and space to keep you fit. We provide a huge gymnasium where you can schedule your workout.

If you are a foodie, get some of the finest gourmet recipes with a wide series of dining restaurants, bars and lounges such as Al Waha Restaurant, Cafe Delices, Sports On 4, Naisa Oriental Restaurant. The Canal Lounge and The Other Office Karaoke. We take great pride in providing some of the finest spirits for the connoisseurs who know the true worth of fine alcohol.

Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay has a fully functional spa for rejuvenating and soothing massage treatments to relax your body. You need to truly experience this one of a kind stay. To sum it up, we are here to serve you and fulfil your wish in the best possible manner. Come, stay with us and experience the new form of uber hospitality with the Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay family.