Best Things to do in Dubai

Best Things to do in Dubai 2022

If you have traveled to Dubai and skeptical about a revisit here, don’t forget that Dubai is a dynamic and ever-evolving city. It is now bigger and better with some fantastic and newest attractions on offer! Yes, you can be assured that Dubai has changed drastically since your previous visit. So, fling all caution to the wind if you have a Dubai travel on the horizon in 2022; simply check out this list of top things to do in Dubai.

Best Things to do in Dubai 2022

1. Watch Burj Khalifa Laser and Light Show

Did you miss the iconic New Year’s Eve laser display on the world’s tallest building? The good news is that it has been extended till 31st March 2022. For those who are not aware, this show is simply fabulous wherein the vibrantly choreographed lighting and images are highlighted on Burj Khalifa, thus making it the world’s largest LED screen. If you are planning to visit Dubai before March ends, this show is a must-experience; it takes places five days a week from Wednesday to Sunday, with three shows every day at 19:45 hrs, 20:15 hrs and 21:45 hrs.

Best Things to do in Dubai 2022

2. Visit Infinity Des Lumières at The Dubai Mall

Featuring more than 1200 shops, over 200 dining venues and a vast array of leisure choices, the largest of its kind Dubai Mall needs no introduction. But if you don’t know what’s new here, one of its latest attractions is Infinity Des LumiΓ¨res. It is the Arabian Peninsula’s first digital gallery – you get to see here three immersive exhibitions such as Van Gogh, Dreamed Japan and Verse. With more than 3000 high-end moving images (backed by 130 projectors and 50 plus speakers), they are the digital representations of some of the classic art masterpieces – a definite delight for art lovers.

You will find this on the second level of the Dubai Mall; it is open on all days from 10:00 hrs to 21:00 hrs (Monday to Thursday) and 10:00 hrs to 23:00 hrs (Friday to Sunday). Buy DISCOUNTED Tickets Here!

Best Things to do in Dubai 2022

3. Marvel Dubai Sights from the Latest Sky Views Dubai

Dubai has some of the most fantastic vantage points and one of the latest to join this league is Sky Views Dubai. Apart from its 219.5-high observatory spread across 52nd and 53rd levels, it offers two pulse-racing adventures. The thrilling Glass Sky Slide ride, the first of its kind in the region, allows you to zip down from the 53rd to the 52nd level via a fully transparent glass tube. There is also Edge Walk that lets you have the most exhilarating hands-free walk along its external perimeter.

The timings are 10:00 hrs to 22:00 hrs. Buy DISCOUNTED Tickets Here!

Best Things to do in Dubai 2022

4. Take in Palm Jumeirah from The View at The Palm

The man-made island of Palm Jumeirah is one of Dubai’s most legendary sights. Did you know that you can now watch it from an exclusive standpoint? Just visit the View at the Palm on the 52nd level of Palm Tower. Opened in April 2021, it gives you the unparalleled 360 degree views over the entire of the palm-tree like Palm Jumeirah, with its fronds, trunk and crescent. Yes, the best thing it is super affordable!

It is open on all days from 9:00 hrs to 22:00 hrs (Monday to Thursday) and 9:00 hrs to 00:00 hrs (Friday to Sunday.) Buy DISCOUNTED Tickets Here!

Best Things to do in Dubai 2022

5. See Palm Fountain Show

Dubai broke its own record in 2020 with the unveiling of Palm Fountain! Till then, Dubai Fountain was the world’s largest fountain show. While this show at Downtown Dubai (next to Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall) still continues to be one of Dubai’s must-experiences, Palm Fountain is bigger and grander, thanks to its supreme location at Palm Jumeirah’s Pointe (against Atlantis, The Palm Resort) plus the exquisitely choreographed aquatic performance in perfect harmony of light, music and colors.

The show takes place on daily basis and is played every 30 minutes after sunset and lasts till midnight. And it’s also free to watch.

Best Things to do in Dubai 2022

6. Enjoy an Exciting Revolution on Ain Dubai

This is another of Dubai’s latest and record-breaking attraction. It is the world’s largest and tallest observation wheel – a rotation in one of its 48 air-conditioned and enclosed cabins will ascend you over 250 meters above the city skyline. It takes about 40 minutes to complete a revolution means you will get ample time to wander around the cabin and immerse yourself in the striking views of Bluewaters Island, Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR), Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeirah, as you go up and around. So be sure to get your ticket to Ain Dubai; it is located on the waterfront community of Bluewaters Island, with the brand-new attractions such as Madame Tussauds Dubai in the vicinity.

Ain Dubai is open all days except for Monday. The timings are 10:00 hrs to 21:00 hrs (Tuesday & Wednesday) and 12:00 hrs to 21:00 hrs (Thursday to Sunday.) Buy DISCOUNTED Tickets Here!

Best Things to do in Dubai 2022

7. Visit Dubai Expo 2020 Site

If you have a Dubai trip during the first quarter of 2022, this should be one of the foremost attractions that you should add on your Dubai checklist. This version of World Expo is the first of its kind in MENASA (Middle East, North Africa and South Asia) region and is further touted to be the greatest of its kind in the history of Expo. Located in Dubai South, the Expo site is simply vast participated by over 190 countries. Each of these countries has its own pavilion where it displays its culture, history and groundbreaking innovations in a way that you might have never imagined. Along with these, you will get to see celebrity performances, fabulous parades etc. It is active till 31st March 2022.

You can visit Dubai Expo anytime between 9:00 hrs to 00:00 hrs (Sunday to Thursday) and 9:00 hrs to 2:00 hrs (Friday and Saturday). Buy DISCOUNTED Tickets Here!

Best Things to do in Dubai 2022

8. Don’t Miss Global Village

There is no better way to take in the cultures, traditions and cuisines of different parts of the world than with a visit to Global Village. It is super lively, all cheery, and full of action and adventure, with close to 30 pavilions representing about 80 countries. However, it is open only during winter months from October to April.

It is open daily from 16:00 hrs to 00:00 hrs (Sunday to Wednesday) and 16:00 hrs to 1:00 hrs (Thursday to Saturday). Buy DISCOUNTED Tickets Here!

Best Things to do in Dubai 2022

9. Sign for Heritage Express Tour

Want to go back to the city’s historical roots? You can now do it in the most exciting way on a Heritage Express Tour where you get to travel aboard a marvelous heritage trolley vehicle. You will be accompanied by an English speaking cultural ambassador on this tour means you can be rest assured of the most bonafide look at the region’s ancient and traditional sights mainly across Dubai’s oldest neighborhoods. It is organized by Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding (SMCCU). What’s more; you can even add a session of traditional breakfast, lunch or dinner to your one-of-its-kind sightseeing experience.

Best Things to do in Dubai 2022

10. Desert Safari

Adventurists and pleasure-seekers can’t imagine completing a Dubai trip without going on a desert safari, especially evening desert safari. Rightfully so, it is packed with a wide array of adrenaline-fueled experiences that take place right in the middle of the Arabian Desert. From the adventurous ever dune bash and the exciting camel ride to cultural activities (like henna tattooing), BBQ dining and traditional shows (such as Belly Dance and Tanura), a desert safari in Dubai is simply unmissable. To get the best out of your desert outing, make sure that you arrange it through a professional travel agency Dubai.

Best Things to do in Dubai 2022

11. Escape to Hatta Dome Park

Looking for a refreshing retreat from Dubai’s ever glamorous sights and pulsating scenes? Plan a glamping adventure at one of the amazing dome tents at Hatta Dome Park. With the most breathtaking mountainous views of Hatta in the backdrop, it allows you to enjoy a stay in an untouched natural surrounding however with access to all modern comforts. Yes, you can expect to enjoy the best of both worlds by staying in one of its 15 tents, all replete with cool interiors, fully equipped washroom, clear windows and an outdoor terrace.

Best Things to do in Dubai 2022

12. Redefine Your Theme Park Experience

Whether you want to enjoy the fastest rides, experience the finest in Virtual Reality or simply want to take your theme park fun to next level, it is all effortlessly possible in this city of dreams and endless potentials. Unsurprisingly, it is home to IMG Worlds of Adventure, one of the world’s largest indoor theme parks, and Dubai Parks and Resorts, the Middle East’s first integrated resort with four exciting parks in its premises. There is also classic Ski Dubai and kids’ favorites like Mattel Play! Town.

Also don't miss to visit one of the iconic landmarks of modern Dubai and admire unbeaten views of the city from the Dubai Frame.


Whether you are making your debut Dubai travel or simply yearn to return here, it is certain that you will take home lasting memories. After all, Dubai is a place with something for everyone and the best thing is that no two visits to Dubai are same. So, come make the most of this above collection of Dubai things to do and have one of the most unforgettable Arabian holidays of your lifetime.


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