From ziplines to gyrocopters to jumping out of a plane with Skydive Dubai, here’s your bucket list of sky-high adventures in the city!
1. Fly the gyrocopter
Strap yourself in, secure the canopy and prepare for an incredible airborne experience: it’s time to ‘Fly Gyro’ in one of the city’s few gyrocopters. Propelling Dubai’s adrenaline adventures to a whole new level of city satisfaction, Skyhub by Skydive Dubai boasts a fleet of two-seater flying machines that’ll put you in the pilot’s seat.
insydo tip: Bring a GoPro or a decent camera and get snap happy! You’ll be getting up close and personal with Atlantis and Burj Al Arab!
2. Swing through the sky at Aventura Dubai
The first facility of its kind in the UAE, Aventura Dubai features more than 80 activities across multiple obstacle courses that include breathtaking zip lines, rope climbing and other up-in-the-air challenges.
insydo tip: This one’s for the adrenaline junkies! Pick from the Thriller, Aventura or the Xtreme trail and take on this obstacle course in the air!
3. Jump out of a plane
If you’re going to throw yourself out of a plane, there’s no better place to do it than here in Dubai. Soar to 13,000 feet and launch yourself into the 60-second free-fall before popping the parachute over Palm Jumeirah with Skydive Dubai. The ultimate bucket list experience!
insydo tip: The AED 1999 price tag includes an epic video of your jump plus killer photos. Wear your SuperMan outfit!
4. Glide through the air
Experience a private flight over the Dubai Marina or the Dubai desert with Paramotors at SkyHub. This could well be one of the most exciting things to try in Dubai right now!
insydo tip: This bucket list tandem experience costs AED 1,000 for 20-30 minutes, taking off from Dubai Marina.
5. Zipline through the mountains
Alright, so it’s not in Dubai, but it’s just a short road trip to RAK if you want to zip line through the mountains at Via Ferrata in RAK.
insydo tip: Make a weekend adventure out of this road trip and book into a top RAK hotel.