Activities and Things to do in Dubai
Golf In Dubai
Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club :
Voted one of the world’s Top 100 Must-Play Golf Courses, it is a resort located at Park Hyatt Dubai that incorporates an 18 hole championship golf course, a 9 hole Par 3 course, golf academy, six restaurants and bars, fitness centre, tropical swimming pool and a 121-berth marina.
Location: Adjacent to Park Hyatt Dubai at Dubai Creek
Tel: +971 4 380 1919
Emirates Golf Club :
Voted one of the Top 100 golf courses outside of the US by Golf Digest (May 2009). Emirates Golf Club, host of the PGA European Tour sanctioned Dubai Desert Classic and Dubai Ladies Masters, boasts two of the city’s finest must-see courses; The Majlis and The Faldo, as well as a 9 hole Par 3 course, golf in Dubai academy, a variety of restaurants and bars, fitness centre and tropical swimming pool.
Location: Off Sheikh Zayed Road and opposite Dubai Media City
Tel: +971 4 3801234
Shopping In Dubai
Wafi City :
An award-winning Dubai shopping mall, Wafi is influenced by many architectural styles, from Egyptian to Turkish, and dominated by its modern interpretation of the Pharaohs, whose epic splendour is conveyed through exquisite stained glass, intricate mosaics, carvings and sculptures. With a legendary souk, world-class shopping and the finest dining in Dubai with an unrivalled collection of art and lifestyle, Wafi offers a unique shopping experience with over 350 shops in Dubai offering the world’s most original, revered and influential brands.
Location: Oud Metha, Bur Dubai
Tel: +971 4 324 4555
Deira City Centre :
Deira City Centre is Dubai’s first mega mall and offers various local and international brands.
Location: Deira, opposite Park Hyatt Dubai/Dubai Creek Golf Club
Tel: +971 4 295 1010
Dubai Mall :
The Dubai Mall is the world’s largest shopping mall by area and is one of the world’s most visited shopping and entertainment destinations. The Fashion Avenue, a 440,000 sq ft fashion precinct dedicated to high fashion, positions The Dubai Mall as the fashion capital of the region while other niche areas, such as The Souk and The Village, further add to its retail offering. The Dubai Mall is also home to Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, KidZania, an innovative children’s ‘edutainment’ concept; a 22-screen megaplex and the Olympic-sized Dubai Ice Rink.
Location: Business Bay, Burj Dubai
Tel: +971 4 437 3200