A first-time visit to Dubai makes you feel that you are lost in paradise. From the various architectural marvels to the uber chic shopping malls sprawling across the city you are struck with wonder and awe. But what if you are not a shopaholic and prefer chilling out? What if your dream holiday is all about relaxing and unwinding in a super cool spot rather than walking through the hustle and bustle of the city?
Here we introduce 10 of the super cool chill out spots of the city for you to relax
2. Ski Dubai: Are you a globe trotter whose favorite tourist destination is the Swiss Alps? Or do you want to be adventurous and experience snow in the desert? Then the Ski Dubai is your destination. Liked my kids and adults alike, this chill out zone is first of its kind in the Middle East. Located in the Mall of the Emirates, the Ski Dubai provides an opportunity to enjoy snow in its real sense - by skiing, snowboarding or just playing. This 3000-meter interactive snow park has five fun rides, skiing or snowboard lessons for the kids and a Penguin encounter session. The snow resort also houses theme café to satiate your cravings after a hard day at snow.
3. Ice Rink: Do you consider yourself the Mike Tyson of Skating? Then do not miss out the Ice Rink at Dubai Mall. One of the key chill out zones of Dubai, the Ice Rink is located on the ground floor of the mall next to The Souk. The Rink is equipped with 2000 pairs of imported shoes for use by both kids and adults and make use of the latest technology to create and maintain the ice. The rink also has a selection of cafes for the entire family to relax.
4. Wild Wadi Water Park: For those who get bitten away by the water vampire, the Wild Wadi water park is the ultimate destination. Situated in front of the mighty Burj Al Arab in Jumeirah district, this water park is designed based on the Arabian folklore character Juha. The various rides in the park like Jumeirah Sceirah, Burj Surj, and Tantrum Alley makes up for some super cool adventure.
5. Aquaventure: Situated within Atlantis, The Palm, Aquaventure is a very popular water theme park and the best destination to chill out. The park consists of various water slides and river rides in addition to the facility for ray feeding, shark snorkeling, and shark safari. For those who like to chill out at the beach, the Aquaventure beach is nearby with its snow white sand and excellent view of the blue horizon.
A vacation in Dubai is incomplete without a visit to one of the above destination. Since most of the above attractions are first in Middle East, it is a favorite with both locals and tourists alike.