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5 cheap things to do if you are on a budget

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Whether you land in Dubai for a stopover or are on a vacation with family, it is a common observation that Dubai is a luxurious tourist destination. Fine! We agree Dubai can be done on a budget sometimes too, with a fairly laid out plan. After all, Dubai is among the most luxurious city in the world, and a lot of tourists flock in every year. In Dubai, you can enjoy a lavish lifestyle, but if you think you are on a budget and cannot have fun in the city, you are wrong! Dubai can very well accommodate all kinds of travelers – solo, couples, families, budget, business, and leisure.

So in this blog, we are going to mention some cheap things to do in Dubai. So, quite within a budget, you can start planning your holiday and get ready to enjoy the fun in Dubai even on a minimal budget.

Here are 5 Cheap Things To Do In Dubai if you are on a Budget

These activities in Dubai features all the things you can do and experience without breaking the bank. Of course, the budget could be slightly different for different people. However, this list might help plan an affordable trip

Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo

Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo

No guide in Dubai will tell you not to visit the Dubai Mall. Besides strolling around, seriously there are plenty of fun things to do in the mall. Home to The Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, this is where you can witness 300 sharks and countless species of fish. Marvel at the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo because this will surely take your breath away. At the ground level, you will find the walk-in Aquarium spread across a 48-meter tunnel, so marvel at the sight of exotic marine species in the 10-million-liter tank. With the Dubai Aquarium tickets, you get to explore various parts of the zoo such as Aquarium Tunnel, Underwater Zoo, Behind the Scenes tour, Underwater Observatory, Submersible Simulator, Aquarium Glass Bottom Boat ride, VRZoo 360, Underwater Observatory, and Fish Feeding. At an additional cost, you can also experience a glass-bottom boat ride or fish feeding. Before you leave, do not miss visiting level 2 where you will find the rainforest, rocky shore Living ocean environments, and Underwater zoo.

VR Park

VR Park Dubai

Experience a new age attraction, VR Park which is the ultimate thrill experience in Dubai. Spanning 7,000sqm across two levels, this is the biggest indoor virtual reality park. With over 30 game-changing rides and experiences for all ages, the VR Park Dubai will take you on an exciting and educational journey. Whether you are visiting with family or a group of friends, there are plenty of activities to choose from at VR Park Dubai Mall. Engage in all kinds of games that offer adrenaline, horror, adventure, sports, leisure, educational factors and get a once in a lifetime experience.  VR Park Dubai Mall attracts audiences with vivid tastes and preferences. So, what are you waiting for? Book your VR Park Dubai tickets on Thrillark today and experience an upside-down world and take back memories of fun and adventure.

Global Village Dubai

Global Village Tickets

If you are looking for a global cultural experience, we bet you will enjoy access to an extravaganza event –  Global Village Dubai. Indulge in a plethora of culture, cuisine, entertainment, and adventure with your family and kids. At this attraction, you can engage in family-friendly rides to shopping to stage shows, as Global Village offers activities for all ages’. Indulge in the most eye-watering, sanity-defying stunt shows that promise to give you a jaw-dropping experience every time a show finishes. Moreover, enjoy the thrilling rides at the Carnival, go shopping, and explore all the pavilions featuring street bazaars from around the world. There’s something for everyone at Global Village.

Abra Ride in the Dubai Water Canal

Abra Ride in the Dubai Water Canal

The best and most comfortable way of sightseeing in Dubai is by taking an Abra boat ride in the Dubai water canal. Enjoy a 60-minute abra ride that is cheap, fun, and can be your favorite way to travel to & fro from Bur Dubai to Deira, and through the Dubai Creek. These small motorized water boat taxis connect you to the history of Dubai and are still considered a cheap mode of transport to explore old Dubai in a traditional way. The Abras depart every day from Dubai Festival City Mall and holds a capacity of 20 persons. Nothing can beat the joy of the Abra ride Dubai, so book your abra ride Dubai tickets on Thrillark, sit back, and enjoy the breeze as the boat sails through the exciting attractions. Get a glimpse of Business Bay Bridge, Dubai Festival City Mall, Skyline of Dubai, Business Bay Area, Burj Khalifa, Design District, Ras Al Khor Sanctuary, and more. Dubai canal abra ride is definitely one of the most exciting things to do in Dubai. You also escape the road traffic, what can be more peaceful, isn’t it?

Red Dune Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner & Entertainment

Desert safari with BBQ dinner

One of the most sought-after tours in the UAE is the Dubai Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner. Book tickets on Thrillark to a memorable evening with your friends or family in the red dunes of the Arabian desert and enjoy the vibes of the desert tribe, music, culture, and food. Find a perfect adventure if you are looking for an adrenaline rush. Explore the cultural heritage on a desert safari and savor a delicious BBQ dinner after. Take memorable photos while dune bashing or opt for sandboarding which is available on request. After a thrilling ride in the dunes, relax at the camp and enjoy entertainment programs such as Tanoura and fire-show along with famous belly dance. You can enjoy this desert safari Dubai experience with unlimited non-alcoholic beverages and shisha. Buffet veg and non-veg dinner are available as well.

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