Welcome the New Year in a way many people can only dream about with one of our spectacular Dubai New Year Packages; high caliber tours designed and created by people who are immensely passionate about travel in the Middle East and beyond.
Whether you only want a short 5-Day break, or whether you want a more immersive 12-Day Dubai tour package, you are bound to find a tour that is right for you, and if you can’t, then we will be happy to customize any one of our tours to ensure that it meets your own exact needs and desires. After all, it is your vacation, and we want to make it one which you will never forget.
Why Consider Dubai New Year Packages?
Why Consider Dubai New Year Packages?
Would you like to get out and do something a bit different for the New Year? Would it be nice to visit a modern and beautiful city that also has deep history and wonderful historic places to visit? If you are looking for a destination that has it all, you might want to consider getting one of the Dubai New Year packages. There is always something interesting to see and do in this wonderful vacation destination.
Of course, if you are going to be traveling to Dubai for the New Year, a vacation package tends to be one of the best ways to see and enjoy as much as possible. Dubai is part of the United Arab Emirates, and whether you are interested in enjoying the modern and beautifully designed parts of the city, or you want to visit some of the landmarks in the area, you have plenty from which you can choose.
Luxury, history, romance, and more await you when you head to Dubai. Of course, you might be wondering what types of things you can do when it comes to celebrating the New Year.
Dubai New Year Tour Packages
If this is your first trip to the emirate and city of Dubai, you might be surprised at just how impressive the architecture is, and how the city has an almost futuristic look to it, especially at night when it is all lit up.
One of the buildings that many find to be the most impressive is Burj Khalifa, which is right in the downtown area. This building, at 160 stories, is the largest manmade structure in the world, and it has a range of wonderful features including a platform on the 124th floor that provides visitors with unbelievable views. In addition, there is a pool located on the 76th floor, and a mosque on the 158th floor. During your trip, this is certainly one of the places you will want to visit.
Atlantis Palm and the Atlantis Royal Gala
You might also be looking for a bit of glamour with your Dubai New Year packages, so consider heading to the Atlantis Palm and experiencing the Atlantis Royal Gala. This year, the gala will be held by the beach and it promises to be a very impressive event. It begins at 7:30PM with welcome drinks along with canapes, and the actual venue will open half an hour later.
There will be a 30-piece live band that will provide entertainment for the guests, and they will be playing until 3AM. The bar is open all night, and there will be a large and impressive buffet and live cooking stations. If you happen to be bringing the entire family, along with your children, you will find there are children friendly buffet stations, so the little ones will find plenty they enjoy eating.
In fact, the children will find plenty to enjoy at Asateer, along with an Under the Sea area that is just for kids. They can enjoy a bouncy castle, an outdoor movie, activities, a large slide, arts and crafts, and live entertainment, including the incredible fireworks spectacle.
It is important to note that there is a dress code in effect for the gala. Men should wear a long-sleeved collared shirt, along with long pants or even good jeans. Women should wear evening gowns or evening dresses.
Those who do not want to dine at the gala, or who want to skip the gala altogether can find plenty of restaurants at the Atlantis that they might want to try. These include Nobu, Ossiano, Ronda Locatelli, the Nasimi Beach restaurant, and the Seafire Steakhouse Bar & Grill. Of course, your Dubai New Year package might provide you with some other restaurant ideas around the city that you would prefer.
No matter what your tastes might be, you can surely find plenty of fine food to enjoy on your vacation.
Another lovely hotel that will be throwing a New Year’s Eve party is The Meydan. They have great views of the fireworks from Burj Khalifa, wonderful dinner options, and a DJ concert put on by Axwell and Ingrosso.
Madinat Jumeirah is a five-star resort in Dubai that is also having a large NYE party that could be of interest to you when you are looking for your Dubai New Year package.
This large and beautiful property comprises more than 40 hectares of amenities and gardens, and it encompasses through boutique resorts. It features more than 40 restaurants and bars, so even if you do not want to join the main festivities, there will always be places to go. They will be having a Midnight Gala that is perfect for the entire family, and that will include entertainment and plenty of delicious food.
Instead, during the Dubai New Year package, you might want to head out onto the water to enjoy a wonderful meal and the fireworks that will follow. You can head out onto a large, three-tiered ship, which happens to be the largest wooden dhow in the world. This will feature a five-course buffet dinner thanks to chefs from Movenpick, along with live entertainment and traditional dance and a DJ.
One of the nice things about choosing this option is the fact that you will be cruising through the water, so you can enjoy the beautiful skyline, as well as the fireworks. The dhow leaves at 10:30PM and will cruise for about three hours before returning to the port.
One of the nice things about getting a Dubai New Year package is that no matter where you might be in the city, you should have a fantastic view of the fireworks. The fireworks spectacle on display tend to go above and beyond what most people are typically accustomed to seeing.
If you love the idea of experiencing some of the most remarkable things to enjoy in the city and want a true luxury experience, celebrating the New Year with one of the above options for your Dubai New Year package could be a perfect way to do so. Of course, there are plenty of other wonderful things that you can enjoy with your Dubai New Year package.
More Places to Visit in the City
In addition to enjoying some of the New Year activities and attractions, you may want to choose a Dubai New Year package that allows you some free time so you can enjoy all the other things in the city.
One of the places you might want to visit is the wonderful Dubai Mall. They tend to make everything big and impressive in Dubai, and this mall is certainly no exception. There are many stores, including more than 80 luxury brands among the more than 1,000 shops throughout the mall.
This is no ordinary mall though. In addition, it features the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo, as well as a dinosaur display in the Souk Dome. You can find theaters, the Dubai Ice Rink, an A380 flight simulator, and the stunning Dubai Fountain.
Kids will find a lot to like at the Dubai Mall, as well. The KidZania area is an interactive city that is sized perfectly for the little ones who can meet one another, play, and generally have a good time.
Talk a walk down to the Dubai Marina, a manmade canal city along the shore of the Persian Gulf. The Strip is at the ground level and plaza level of the complex. You can find plenty of great places to dine and shop along the walk, which also provides you with a wonderful view of the boats and the water.
Dubai Creek is a saltwater creek that is 14km long and starts outside of the city and travels through part of it. You can watch, or even take a ride on one of the boats on the creek, such as a cabin cruiser or a traditional dhow
. Daytime and evening cruises are available.
You can take abras, which are essentially water taxis to go from one side to the other. A ride in these small wooden boats will generally take about 10 minutes to get to the other side of Dubai Creek.
More Places to Visit With Your Dubai New Year Package
While the city of Dubai certainly has plenty of places to explore and enjoy, do not forget about all the treasures to discover that await in the nearby areas, as well.
One great example of what you can do outside of the city is take a desert safari. In fact, with some of the Dubai New Year packages, you may find a desert safari that will take you out and through the beautiful desert, where you will watch the setting sun, and then enjoy a buffet, live music, and even fireworks as you await the arrival of the New Year.
Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary
Located just a short distance from the main city of Dubai, you will find Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary, which is home to tens of thousands of migrating birds. If you are going to be in the area for New Years, it can be a fantastic time to visit the sanctuary, as this is when the flamingos are there.
Of course, there are plenty of other types of birds that spend time in the sanctuary, including herons, sandpipers, osprey, and more.
If you would like to learn a bit more about the history of Dubai, you will certainly want to spend a few hours of your New Year vacation at the Dubai Museum.
The museum is in Al Fahidi Fort, which was built in 1787 and is the oldest building in the city. The museum has been there since 1971, and it features a range of galleries. They recreate historic Arab houses, along with mosques, farms, and more. They also have exhibits on the marine life and the desert life in the area. In the past, pearl diving was a very prominent industry in Dubai, and you can find an in-depth exhibit that will tell you more about this period in the area’s history.
Enjoy the Beaches
If you are from a cold climate, then you might want to have a Dubai New Year package that will provide you with enough time to hit up some of the beaches. The area is home to quite a few wonderful and beautiful beaches.
Jumeirah Bach Residence Beach
Jumeirah Bach Residence Beach is located near the Jumeirah Beach resort, and it has become quite popular. It is a clean beach, and there are also some green patches to enjoy. Some nice restaurants are also just a short distance from this beach.
Mamzer Beach Park
Another beach to consider is Mamzer Beach Park. There are five beaches that make up this park, and all the beaches have changing areas and showers, and it is even possible to rent a chalet with a barbeque for the day. Some small cafés and stores are in the area, and there are two swimming pools if you decide that you do not want to go into the sea.
Head to Kite Beach to see all the kite surfers, and even take a shot at flying your own kite if you are up to it. This beach is just behind the University of Wollongong. While this is a fun beach, you will want to be aware that there are no facilities here, so you will want to bring plenty of water and snacks along with you.
These are just some of the many beaches in the area. You can find plenty of others, and there is a good chance you can find one that is part of your hotel, or that is very close.
Have a Great Time When You Choose a New Year Package to Dubai
As you can see, there is no shortage of things to enjoy when you are in Dubai.
Whether you would like to live the luxurious life and attend one of the New Year’s galas, or you would rather spend your time exploring the malls, the historical sites, or the beaches, you can do it. When you are choosing a Dubai New Year package, always check to see exactly what it comes with and where you will be staying so you can plan your trip perfectly.