The land of magnificent skyscrapers, luxurious malls, opulent hotels, culinary savors, and plenty of adventures, Dubai has a lot to offer to every kind of traveler. Dubai is a blend of traditional Arabian culture and the avant-garde of a sophisticated lifestyle. Looking at Dubai’s glitz and glam, many people believe that travel in Dubai will be a costly affair. But, Dubai can also be explored on a budget. If you are on a budget trip to Dubai and want to experience this luxury, then opting for group travel is ideal. One of the best benefits of taking a group tour is that you not only get a better deal but allows you to reap the benefits of extended stays at affordable prices. Traveling in a group entitles to avail of special packages and exclusive deals that help you to save a significant sum.
If you want to make the most of your travel to this mesmerizing city, here is a list of the best places to visit in Dubai.
Free and affordable things to do while in Dubai
1. Visit the Dubai mall and Burj Khalifa
You can visit the second largest mall in Dubai and explore the various brands and grandeur. Right beside the Dubai Mall, you can find the tallest building in the world. While visiting ‘At the Top’ of Burj Khalifa is costly, you can always indulge in witnessing the Dubai Fountain, sound, and light show, which is free.
2. Enjoy the beauty of the beaches
Dubai’s beaches are bustling with activities throughout the year. You can visit the famous sunset beach to click an Instagram worthy image of the world’s only 7-star hotel Burj Al Arab in the background. The mesmerizing view of the sunset going down the Arabian Gulf is impressive. Besides this, you can also visit The Beach at JBR, Almamzar beach park, Black Palace Beach to relax or indulge in some watersports activities.
3. Visit the Miracle Garden
You will be in awe with the astonishing beauty of the Miracle Garden. As the name suggests, ‘Miracle Garden,’ the beauty of the multi-hued flowers will surely make you think about how it is possible to create such beauty in this desert city. The entry fee for this park is a mere AED20. Visiting the Miracle Garden should be in your Dubai bucket list.
If you are on a budget trip to Dubai, you can enjoy some gastronomic cuisines on the Dhow cruise, take a stroll at the Palm Jumeirah Boardwalk, visit the gold market, or explore old Dubai. Besides this, you can also visit the Bollywood Park Dubai and experience the Grand Bur Dubai and Al Noor Mosque’s grandeur and marvelous architecture.
4. Visit Abu Dhabi
Remember, your trip to this city is complete if you don’t visit Abu Dhabi. You can indulge in Dune bashing, desert sports, and spend the night at the desert camps to enjoy its kind experience. While in Abu Dhabi, don’t miss the opportunity of visiting the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque as you may not have seen such an artistic architecture. You can also visit the Ferrari World, Yas Marina Circuit, Warner Bros. World, and Louvre Abu Dhabi.
If you want to travel to Dubai on a budget, taking group tours can be the perfect option for modern-day travelers.