Today you can opt to get ready to leave the glitz and glamor of Dubai behind and join the early-morning Hot Air Balloon Expedition (doesn’t operate in Summer) deep in the heart of the desert. Rising early to see the desert is something you'll never forget! Prepare for an exhilarating flight with unrivaled views as you enjoy a magic carpet ride over giant red sands, emerald green oases, gazelles and wandering camels. Enjoy the unforgettable views and photo opportunities. Getting up early for a sunrise flight guarantees breath-taking views and incredible desertscapes. It's the best time for flying as the cool and serene ambiance adds to this balloon adventure! Your balloon takes off from Margham area next to the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve. The flight time is approximately one hour. Upon touching down, enjoy cold drinks as your pilot presents you with a personalized flight certificate, signifying your memorable hot air balloon flight over Dubai. Be welcomed by the warmth of the desert people who often gather once your hot air balloon has landed. Rest of the year: We recommend you to have an aerial view of Dubai in a Sea Plane ride. Dubai is a land of spectacular wonders, a city of superlatives, where everything is built to excite. The journey begins at the idyllic seafront at Jebel Ali as you are whisked off on a unique aerial excursion across Dubai’s ever changing coastline. Witness present day wonders including the Palm Jumeirah, Burj Khalifa, World Islands, Burj Al Arab as well as the historic Dubai Creek, the bustling Port Rashid and more. It’s a view that will be remembered for a lifetime!
Later enjoy an entire day for shopping. A heaven for devout shoppers, a dream come true for connoisseurs, paradise for family and fantasy world for children, It's a time to experience the great souks, the big, beautiful and amazing malls. Dubai boasts some of the largest shopping malls in the world. The malls of Dubai are well known for their sheer size, luxury and opulence. Just about every brand is available there. To cover them all is a daunting task. You can choose to visit the Mall of the Emirates, Burjuman Centre, Deira City Centre, Jumeirah Plaza, Al Ghurair Centre, Ibn Battuta Mall, Wafi Shopping Mall, Dubai Mall, Al Bustan Centre, Festival Centre, Gold Souk, Textile Souk & Spice Souk. Shop till you drop.
Evening is at leisure & we suggest you to unwind yourself at one of the many famous night spots in Dubai for a cocktail. To name a few - Buddha Bar @ Grosvenor House Hotel, Sky View Bar @ the Burj Al Arab, VU’s @ Emirates Towers, Uptown Bar OR 360 Lounge @ Jumeirah Beach Hotel Boudoir @ Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Cavalli Club @ The Fairmont Dubai, the list just goes on…Overnight stay in Dubai.