One Week in Dubai Itinerary Story

By Kriti Seth

Introduction

One Week in Dubai Itinerary Story

From a helicopter, Dubai looks like a bouquet of sky-piercing architecture hemmed in by the...

Day 1

Downtown Dubai

Holding the most prestigious belongings of Dubai, this area is a must-see. Its resident Dubai...

Day 1 - Stop 1

Dubai Mall

Shop the world's trendiest celebratory labels? Check. Skate in an Olympian-sized ice rink? Check. A...

Day 1 - Stop 2

Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo

Illuminating the marvels of the ocean floor, the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo is one...

Day 1 - Stop 3

Burj Khalifa

An achievement unlike any other, the Burj Khalifa is the tallest human-made structure on the...

Day 1 - Stop 4

Dubai Fountain

Made by the same brains who designed the famous Bellagio Fountain in Las Vegas, this...

Day 1 - Stop 5

Souk al Bahar

Following the great beginning to your trip, unwind and eat in the gorgeous complex of...

Day 2

Palm Jumeirah Island

Keep the second day of this one week Dubai guide locked to the fancy and...

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Day 2 - Stop 1

Palm Jumeirah

A walk in the poshest locale in Dubai will introduce you to some of the...

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Day 2 - Stop 2

Skydive Dubai

Experience the ultimate adrenaline rush by jumping out of a helicopter and freefalling at a...

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Day 2 - Stop 3

Lunch

Refuel yourself in a celebrity, signature or buffet restaurant that has a winning menu filled...

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Day 2 - Stop 4

Aquaventure Waterpark

After lunch, head over to Dubai's No.1 waterpark. Tucked away in the Atlantis, the Aquaventure...

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Day 2 - Stop 5

The Lost Chambers Aquarium

Continue the underwater fun theme by hanging out with aquatic animals. Teeming with 65,000 creatures,...

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Day 2 - Stop 6

Atlantis The Palm

Home to a five-star hotel, Michelin-starred restaurants, and an exhilarating selection of entertainment and leisure...

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Day 2 - Stop 7

The Beach at JBR

After an awe-inspiring day out, settle in the sand. The Jumeirah Beach Residence has beachside...

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Day 3

Old Dubai

After wandering around New Dubai, it is time to travel back in time for a...

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Day 3 - Stop 1

Souks

Grab a Metro and get off at Al Ras Station, which is about 400 metres...

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Day 3 - Stop 2

Dubai Museum

Wanting to brush up on your knowledge of the pre-oil-discovery culture of Dubai? Constructed as...

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Day 3 - Stop 3

Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood

The Bastakiya Quarter goes back to the days when houses were made of bricks, teak,...

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Day 3 - Stop 4

Desert Safari in Dubai

Team up with a reliable agent and whisk away from the glitz and glamour to...

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Day 4

Flying, Shopping and Skiing

Start your day high in the sky with a fascinating view of Dubai. Afterwards, do...

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Day 4 - Stop 1

Helicopter Tour of Dubai

Sign up for a helicopter tour of Dubai to seize an eagle's view of what's...

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Day 4 - Stop 2

Mall of the Emirates

Here is another chance to shop till you drop with countless brands of fashion, department...

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Day 4 - Stop 3

Ski Dubai

Whether it's your first time in the snow, or you are a seasoned skier, the...

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Day 5

Indoor Adventure and Beach Surfing

Beat the afternoon crowds by gearing up for an adventurous hotspot and spending the evening...

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Day 5 - Stop 1

IMG Worlds of Adventure

Touted as the largest indoor theme park, IMG Worlds of Adventure has adventure-seekers spoilt for...

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Day 5 - Stop 2

Kite Beach

Shoutout to the cheap and cheerful hangout place, Kite Beach. Indulge in water activities like...

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Day 6

Amusement-filled Day Out

Time to acknowledge the sensational side of Dubai. Akin to Disneyland, Dubai Parks & Resorts...

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Day 6 - Stop 1

Dubai Parks & Resorts

Squeezing three world-class theme parks and one water park into one ticket, the Dubai Parks...

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Day 6 - Stop 2

Dhow Cruise Marina

Sign off the day with a relaxing dinner on a cruise. Dhow has been revamped...

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Day 7

360° Dubai, Souvenirs and Outdoor Fun

Finish off your trip by taking in the entirety of Dubai. Yes, devote an entire...

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Day 7 - Stop 1

Dubai Frame

Tick off another remarkable engineering feat of Dubai on the last day of your trip....

Day 7 - Stop 2

Souk Madinat Jumeirah

A plaster of modern charisma on a traditional souk is what this Arabic Market promises...

Day 7 - Stop 3

Dubai Water Canal

Winding its way into the Arabian Gulf from the Creek in Old Dubai, the Dubai...

Day 7 - Stop 4

City Walk

Create significant memories as you enjoy a vehicle-free stroll on the European-styled streets of City...

Conclusion

Conclusion

Dubai is the best place to play, pamper yourself, shop, chill out, dine and dance....