Wondering whether to plan for a Dubai Honeymoon? Well, we would highly recommend you to. Here’s why.
Dubai – the romantic, glamorous, glittering city of natural and manmade attractions; it’s hard to resist the sheer beauty of the city. With its pristine beaches, mysteriously romantic desert and architectural splendors, Dubai is a beacon for couples wishing to celebrate their oneness. Dubai offers luxury, elegance, romance, natural splendor and plenty of exciting activities. The entire city of Dubai is an exciting adventure in itself. Tap along with the amazing Bollywood dance performances in the spectacular Rajmahal Palace Theater! As you can see, Dubai is an ideal honeymoon city.
Dhow Cruise On Dubai Marina
What could be more romantic than an enchanting cruise around Dubai Marina in a traditional Arabian dhow, just the two of you? Hold hands while gliding down Dubai Creek and enjoying a lavish buffet dinner onboard. The cool evening breezes caress you, as you take in the amazing sights of Deira, Bur Dubai and the whole of Dubai Creek.
The river bank is a charming mix of old Dubai and the new. Enjoy all the peaceful sights even as you are entertained onboard with and traditional Tanura dance shows and live music performances. At the end of your cruise, you can go traipsing around in the back lanes of Bur Dubai for a true old Dubai experience. Shop at the old souqs and enjoy the traditional Arabian arts and crafts around you.
Burj Khalifa Observation Deck
For honeymooners, nothing could spell perfection more than holding hands in breathless excitement on the 148th floor of the 2,722 feet high Burj Khalifa. An utterly mesmerizing view opens up in front of you – that of a glittering Dubai with its huge marvels, the shining ocean and the golden sands of the desert. We dare you to close your eyes for a second! The piece-de-resistance is the spectacular Dubai Fountain at the foot of the Burj. Each droplet of water breaks into a hundred rainbows under the Dubai sun; seen from that height, it is nothing short of magic.
The Palm Islands
The manmade islands of Palm Jumeirah and Palm Jebel Ali are shaped like exotic palm trees. The best ways to enjoy them is to glide over them in the air in a hot air balloon or helicopter, or cruise around them in a boat. Visit Palm Jumeirah and enjoy the Lost Chambers Aquarium, Dolphins Bay and Aquaventure Dubai.
Imagine this – 3000 square meters of snow in boiling hot Dubai, insulated to remain at below zero Celsius. There are tall indoor snow mountains with 5 ski slopes of varying difficulty. The first indoor black diamond run of 400 meters, and a quad lift and a tow lift to carry skiers up the slopes! You and your partner will absolutely love it, so don’t miss this one on your honeymoon.
Dubai Parks and Resorts
If you’re a couple looking for an adventurous day out, Dubai parks and resorts is the place for you. An exceptional destination theme park that brings out the child in you with its Legoland theme park, takes to the dreamland of Bollywood with its Bollywood Parks Dubai and allows you enjoy an experience of a lifetime at Motiogate Dubai. The theme park spread across an area of over 25 million sq.ft. of land packs in a super punch of fun and enjoyment, good enough to add a lot of cherished memories to your honeymoon.
The Tranquil Desert
Whether you opt for a day or night safari, the romance of the desert will pull you in. You’ll ride with your partner on a 4×4 SUV to your campsite. Go for a wild camel ride over the dunes like real olden days Bedouin; go sand boarding, sliding over the dunes and so much more! Get matching henna tattoos as you watch exotic belly dancing under the starlight sky. As the night sky creates a protective dome around you, watch the stars and renew your vows to each other.
There’s nothing like indulging yourself and your partner with a romantic spa resort experience in Dubai.
Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa:
This spa resort offers luxurious, fully air-conditioned Bedouin-themed suites in the desert. Rooms are fitted with handcrafted furnishings. After a couples-special spa treatment, a fine gourmet dinner at night looking out at the red desert dunes is just the ticket.
Talise Ottoman Spa:
Give yourself up to luxurious baths of milk and honey, while listening to soft music in a candle lit room. The Romance 1001 Roses package at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray’s Talise Ottoman Spa treats you to true spa bliss, complete with sauna and Jacuzzi.
There are amazing deals available online for spa resorts that can save you big bucks. You may opt for a stay there and if you’re looking for a more pocket-friendly option, then you can go for just spa sessions here. Whatever it may be, these Dubai spa resorts definitely deserve a romantic visit from the newly-weds.
Be sure to treat yourselves to some exclusive date nights at the post-card setting of the Pierchic restaurant where you can enjoy uninterrupted views of the Burj Al Arab and the Arabian Sea. Al Mahara at Burj-Al-Arab offers a fabulous underwater-like dining experience that will ignite your early romance all over again. Have a wonderful time in Dubai and don’t forget to take some selfies and videos for memory!
About the Author:
A postgraduate in Mass Communications, Neha loves everything about life. Traveling is extremely close to her heart and writing came to her naturally. An avid trekker & explorer, who often takes off some time from her busy life for mountaineering, she loves meeting new people & gets attached to their culture very easily. Her ambition is to explore as many places as she can in her life. She strongly believes in Gandhian principle – “simple living high thinking”.