Dubai is known all over the world for its architectural excellence that it displays on a grand scale. It is a sort of new world order in which it competes with Europe shoulder to shoulder. Whether it is the Burj Khalifa, the Burj Al Arab or the Dubai Mall, Dubai enchants the Western World with its Eastern allure. However, a visit to this majestic city might prove too expensive for the pocket. Even dollars seem to vanish into thin air once you start shopping in Dubai. But, as our reader, you have no reason to worry. We have compiled a list of places that you can visit in Dubai for free.
We thought it is best to start with a place that lets you understand the culture of the place you are visiting. At Al Shindagha, you can experience a kaleidoscope of the essence of Dubai culture. Located adjacent to the Dubai creek, this landmark remains open from 8.30 am to 10 pm except on Fridays, on which it opens at 3.30 pm. Whether it is the Camel Museum or the Diving Village, rest assured that this would be a worthy visit. If you are travelling with your loved one/s, this visit would go down as a cherished learning experience.
Dubai’s famous Palm Hotel opens the doors of its much talked about free park in Dubai on the visitor’s birthday. So, if you can plan your visit accordingly, you can experience adventure sports that you will never forget. However, you need to register here beforehand so that you can intimate the authorities of your visit. The gigantic waterslides that can only compare to the roller coasters of the West await you at the Palm Hotel! You can also try the gigantic Waterpark at La Mer Dubai if you liked the ambiance here.
This place, like La Mer Dubai, is among the best-loved places in the city of the Royals. Located near Al Fahidi, this is an excellent chance to sample coffee-related artifacts for free! The people of Dubai take their coffee seriously, and you can see that for yourself. The place is a museum-cum-mall, so you can buy the stuff you like around you. However, it does not cost a dime to feast your eyes and mind with the knowledge of brewing methods. Learn about the various processes of brewing coffee and appreciate the varied taste that is concocted. If you want to learn hands-on, you can buy the required stuff from the museum itself and prepare coffee at home! Surely, it is a unique way of taking a memory back with you.
You will find an assortment that makes up the cultural space of Dubai here. Experience the world of art that lies in a bizarre juxtaposition with the looming skyscrapers. Discover local art in the museums you find around you. With a cup of coffee in hand, this is the best place to slow down your vacation a bit. Ponder upon the themes that the young generation is exploring. It is sure to enrich you without costing you a dirham.
If you already have not opted for the beach experience at La Mer Dubai, we would suggest that you try the JBR beach. The Umm Suqeim Park Beach is also a popular free park in Dubai which offers you the sight of the pink flamingos.
To sum it up, these are a few places in Dubai that would definitely quench your curiosity of the place. Let us know if you followed our recommendations and your experience of the same!
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