Here you can find out what you can do in Dubai in the evening. The emirate has interesting nightlife and there are many other activities.
At the top Burj Khalifa
You certainly don’t want to end the day in your hotel room and for most tourists, it is always important that you can do something in Dubai in the evening. The good news is that there are so many options that you can or should do. Because it would be a shame if you just sit in the hotel room and maybe turn on the TV. The emirate of Dubai has become a very interesting metropolis where a lot is offered for vacationers. But you have to know that some things can be viewed for free and with others, you have to pay something for them. We will describe in detail here which highlights we recommend.
The tallest building in the world, the Burj Khalifa, is sure to make you want to see it. A visit there is particularly interesting at night if you look down from the At The Top viewing platform. This is a unique experience that you will certainly not forget again anytime soon. From above everything looks very small and tiny. But the view of the Dubai skyline is sensational. By the way, the viewing platform is open until midnight and you can also take great photos.
Dubai Marina Walk in the evening
A shisha lounge is also very popular in Dubai in the evenings. If you’ve never done this before, then this is certainly a highlight of your vacation. You can smell the scent of a water pipe from afar and that’s a lot of fun, especially if you still have friends with you. By the way, you can find them all over the city and you can find them especially along the Dubai Marina Walk. It really doesn’t take long to search. But there are also some hotels that offer a shisha bar.
If you fancy loud music then you should go to a club in Dubai and there are quite a few of them. For most tourists, going to a nightclub is an integral part of it. You can of course also find these in Dubai and these are very exclusive to what you can imagine. Many even have a dress code and you have to dress appropriately. Otherwise, you may not be allowed to enter at all. The Cavalli Club and the Billionaire Mansion Dubai are definitely recommended. For some, you have to reserve a table beforehand so that you can even get in. There is always a lot going on there, especially on weekends, and you should do this a few days in advance. But the prices are correspondingly high there, especially for alcohol you have to dig deep into your pockets.
Dubai Mall Shopping Center
A rooftop bar is also very popular on an evening in Dubai. There you always have the advantage that you also have a great view. With the year-round warm temperatures in Dubai, this is a good idea. But these usually only open in the evening and there is also a dress code. By the way, one of the best rooftop bars in Dubai is located in The Oberoi Dubai Hotel. If you stay there then you should definitely stop by. The bar at Grosvenor House is also very nice. But there are many more that are definitely worth a visit.
The numerous shopping malls in Dubai are of course a highlight. These are always very well attended, especially in the evening. We then recommend visiting the Dubai Mall or the Mall of the Emirates. If you have booked a hotel nearby, you can take the free shuttle buses from the hotels to take you there. Furthermore, there is always a large food court in the malls where you can eat cheaply.
Dubai Fountain water fountains
Certainly one of the best free sights of Dubai is the Dubai Fountain and also the Burj Khalifa light show. You should definitely have seen this one evening in Dubai. You will definitely be thrilled there. All of this has been made possible for free and where else you would have to pay admission. But of course, not in Dubai and there you don’t have to rely on this income.
The numerous promenades in Dubai are a highlight. The Walk at Jumeirah Beach Residence is not to be missed. There is always a lot going on in Dubai in the evening and numerous tourists are out and about. The Beach Dubai is close by where there are still many good restaurants and shops. From there it is also not far to walk to Bluewaters Island. The City Walk Dubai is also really great.
Probably the best view of Atlantis The Palm is from The Pointe Dubai, where you should take photos. Perhaps you would also like to photograph the famous Burj al-Arab. There you have the best view from Souk Madinat Jumeirah. However, there are certainly still many insider tips that cannot be listed all.
If you want to do something extraordinary in the evening in Dubai, then you should visit the ski hall of Ski Dubai. You can still ski down the slopes there in the evening and it’s always a lot of fun. By the way, you don’t need to bring anything there and you just go there. After a few minutes, you are already on the ski slope and that is sensational.
For most tourists, drinking alcohol in the evening is simply a part of it. But the consumption of alcohol in Dubai is strictly regulated and you can only get it in hotel bars such as a rooftop bar. This is not a problem for tourists and you can also get your cold beer there. But you have to spend a lot more money than at home. So you should think twice about whether you need this or not.