UAE is quickly becoming a hotspot for adventure lovers, thrill seekers, and adrenaline junkies. You try something as innocuous as a simple Desert Safari or a jet ski ride across the big blue sea, and you are hooked. The need for adventure only grows stronger as the time passes, leaving you craving adventures that you would’ve never seeked out before. Now, if you are in the UAE, you don’t have to worry about your next adrenaline fix, for the UAE are ready to cater to all your adventurous needs.
Here are some of the most adrenaline fueled activities in the UAE
Zip across the world’s longest zipline
Ras al Khaimah has the world’s longest zipline, and it measures around 2.83 kilometers long and is equivalent to more than 28 football pitches. The world record-breaking zipline runs through the mountains of Jebel Jais, Ras Al Khaimah. With elevations reaching around 1,680 meters above sea level, this zipline is gonna get your blood pumping for sure.
Location: Jebel Jais, Ras Al Khaimah,
Timing: 9 am to 5 pm,
Price: Starting from Dhs360.
Dive with the sharks in an indoor aquarium
From the world’s longest zipline, we move on to the world’s largest suspended aquarium. Located at the Dubai Mall, the Dubai aquarium allows PADI open water divers or similarly certified divers to dive in the aquarium. The divers can then swim around with fishes and over 300 sharks and rays that call the Dubai aquarium there home.
Location: Dubai Mall, Dubai
Price: special offer Dhs632.
Swing around the tallest swing ride in the world
Bollywood Parks Dubai was relaunched in January 2021 with 9 new adventures. The Bollywood Skyflyer is easily the most hair-raising amongst them. The ride stands at around 480 ft./140 meters tall. Thrill seekers are strapped onto swings. The mechanism then raises them up the multi-colored tower while it swings you around at top speeds.
Location: Bollywood Parks Dubai, Dubai Parks and Resorts, Dubai.
Jump out from a plane at Skydive Dubai
It cannot get any more thrilling than flinging yourself out of a plane flying at around 13,000 ft. Skydive is something that is on the bucket list of almost everyone. If you want to skydive at least once in your life, there can not be any place better for you than Dubai. Take in the iconic bird’s eye view of the Palm Jumeirah as you dive down from your plane.
Location: Skydive Dubai, Al Seyahi St, Dubai Marina, Dubai
Timings: Open 8 am to 2.30 pm daily.
Price: Palm Drop Zone tandem skydive experience: Dhs1599,
Dhs1799 for a tandem skydive with videos and photos.
Dive in the worlds deepest swimming pool
Dive into this record breaking facility and see the world from another dimension. One biggest attraction of Deep Dive is the theme of abandoned sunken city, State-of-the-art lighting and sound system which is sure to give you a perfect adrenaline rush. Scared of any mishap? Worry not as the pool is equipped with 56 cameras that will keep you safe.
Pricing: Varies as per the package chosen
I am sure just like me, even you are pretty excited to enjoy these adrenaline fueled activities in the UAE. And there is more to the list. We ensure to come out with more such activities. Till then stay tuned with us!