Couples come in all shapes and sizes, and rest assured, Dubai really has something prepared for any type of couple. So, take your pick, which category do you and your significant other fall into? If you can’t settle on just one, then that’s even better! Try everything that Dubai has to offer with your loved one and create the best memories.
Romantic desert breaks, waterside dinners, spa sessions and more. When it comes to destinations geared towards couples, very few can match Dubai. Dubai awaits you and your partner, ready to take you both on a spectacular adventure. Below, we present different activities inspiration to cater the interest of different couples.
1. The Adrenaline Junkies
For the thrill seekers, jump into Dubai’s skyline hugging onto your loved one tightly. Feel and think about nothing but the rush of the wind, the excitement and togetherness. You can also bungee jump from a height of 50 meters, but put your worries away because you know your partner – and the harness will always keep you safe. If you prefer a milder activity, try gliding along the puffy clouds in a hot air balloon. Take in the beauty of Dubai in an hour-long ride, available during sunrise or sunset for you and your partner.
Get ready to bungee jump at: www.gravityzone.co
Ride a hot air balloon at: www.platinum-heritage.com/hot-air-balloon/overnight-safari-sunrise- balloon-flight
2. The Shopaholics
If there’s any city that takes shopping malls seriously, it’s got to be Dubai. The Dubai Mall brings together retail, leisure, and entertainment in its 1,200 stores. Equipped with an aquarium and underwater zoo, take a romantic stroll with your loved one as you prepare to exercise your wallet. Menswear, womenswear, gadgets, and shoes galore, you really can purchase whatever your heart desires at the Dubai Mall.
Find out more about Dubai Mall at: www.thedubaimall.com
3. The Food Lovers
Do you rack up followers and likes on Instagram by posting delicious pictures of food? Or are you simply a food-loving couple ready to conquer your stomach by sharing delectable dishes with each other? Whichever it is, don’t miss out on Dubai’s Frying Pan Adventures. On this tour, hand in hand, you and your partner will experience authentic Dubai cuisines and hidden gems tucked away in the back streets of this sparkling city. You’ll leave the tour feeling like you’ve tested the limits of your tummy! To let you in on a little Dubai cuisine secret: Don’t let your tour guide miss giving you and your partner a taste of some hummus and shawarma!
Sign up for a Frying Pan Adventure at: www.fryingpanadventures.com
4. The Artsy Duo
If you and your significant other loves to explore, then experience a different side of Dubai away from the glitz and glam. Having seen incredible growth in the recent years, so much tradition still lies in the city. Imagine yourself in a love boat with your loved one as you sail along the Dubai Creek in an abra. Take a look around the souks by the creek, buy some spices at the spice souk that you can take home and later use when you’re cooking together. Look through the gold souk and buy your partner a gold bracelet to profess your love for them. Another fun cultural activity is joining a safari tour where you and your loved one can experience Dubai’s desert and dining in a Bedouin camp.
Have breakfast in a Bedouin camp at: www.platinum-heritage.com
5. The Party Darlings
If nighttime is when you and your significant other come alive, then jam, jive, and groove with each other at Armani Prive Dubai. One of Dubai’s hottest nightclubs, Armani Prive Dubai was launched by fashion icon Giorgio Armani. It’s slick and smooth black décor makes Armani Prive Dubai the place to be. Prefer to chill out by the pool and make sure you and your partner are the same shade of tan? With Dubai’s towering skyline behind you, and an all-new glass-fronted infinity swimming pool you’d never want to leave Zero Gravity. And you wouldn’t have to! This day-to-night club transitions itself into a night club when the sun goes down. So enjoy some breakfast by the beach, lounge around at the club during the day, and dance along to international DJ’s at night.
Check out Armani Prive Dubai at: www.armanihoteldubai.com
Check out Zero Gravity at: www.0-gravity.ae