Whether you’re touring this man-made island with visitors, or you just want to get out and explore your city – Palm Jumeirah Dubai is packed with awesome hotels, bars, brunches, activities and more! Here are 5 of our favourite things to do at Palm Jumeirah…
1. Bike on the Boardwalk
Now that the Dubai weather is getting better by the day, the Boardwalk at the Palm is an awesome place to run, bike or even skate! If you’re looking for a super cool group of people to skate with, check out WeAreSKT – they hold regular skating sessions at the Palm.
2. Take a dip in the ‘floating’ pool
Yep, there’s an actual pool ‘floating’ above the sea at Palm Jumeirah, and it’s the first of it’s kind in the UAE! Head to Breeze Beach Grill at Club Vista Mare to check it out…
Price: AED 100 per day
When: Daily from 11am to 6pm
Where: Breeze Beach Grill
3. Swim with dolphins at Atlantis Dubai
You cannot head to Palm Jumeirah Dubai without visiting the iconic Atlantis Dubai hotel! From swimming with dolphins at Dolphin Bay, to diving with sharks inside the aquarium, to sliding down crazy waterslides at Aquaventure – you’ll never get bored here. If you’re heading there this weekend, don’t miss the spooky Aquaventure After Dark party on Friday 26th October…
Where: Atlantis Dubai
4. Party it up at brunch
Did you know that the Palm Jumeirah is home to some super fun party brunches? Some to add to your brunch bucket list are: the Candypants brunch at Penthouse every Saturday, the Dim Sum Disco brunch at Maiden Shanghai on Fridays, the Saffron brunch (this is a foodie’s dream come true!), and the new Mucha Lucha brunch at Luchador Dubai.
Price: Varies per brunch
Where: Penthouse & Maiden Shanghai (Five Palm), Saffron (Atlantis), Luchador (Aloft Palm)
5. Kayak around the island
Fancy exploring the Palm from the waters? Sea You Dubai holds regular kayaking and stand up paddle boarding (SUP) tours around the island, and everyone is welcome to join. For Dubai’s fit fam, they’ve also got yoga and pilates classes on the paddle boards. Trust us, this is one adventure you don’t want to miss – the views are incredible.
Where: Sea You, Sofitel the Palm
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