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Can’t travel abroad this summer due to travel restrictions? There is no reason to stay at home and be bored to tears. Check out our list of cool things to do in the UAE this summer. What is even better is that many of the attractions and activities that we are recommending are offering special deals for UAE residents. Read to end of this article to find out which one we think is offering the best deal this summer. While teaching is fun and enjoyable at the best of times, it is also can be a tiring and stressful profession. This summer is the perfect time to give yourself a well – deserved break. Don’t worry about not being able to travel abroad, because the UAE has a range of activities ready just for you to enjoy. If you are looking for activities and places to visit in the UAE, you have come to the right place.

Here are the top 7 activities you could do to beat the summer heat!

Ski Dubai: a Ski Resort in the Desert - YouTube

Ever heard of skiing in a desert? Well, as impossible as it sounds, Ski Dubai at the Mall of Emirates, seemed to have made it possible. Ski Dubai is an indoor ski resort where you and your kids could ski, snowboard, zip line, meet penguins, etc. The 22,500 square meters area is covered with snow, maintaining a temperature of -1 or -2 degree Celsius. The park which was closed due to Covid-19 has reopened with safe precautionary regulations for you and your family to get comfortable and safe. The park also has a 5-day ski and snowboard summer camp for your kids! So pack your winter jackets and go skiing to beat the heat in Dubai!

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  • Indoor skydive at I-fly
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Want to experience skydiving without jumping off a plane? The indoor skydive at I-fly, Dubai, gives you the best experience, very close to actual skydiving. If you are a thrill and adventure seeker, this activity is ideal for you. I-fly now offers a 30% off for the first time flyers! Master the basics in a two-minute session for AED 154 and receive a flying certificate. With the help of fully qualified instructors, you and your family could enjoy a safe and thrilling experience.

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  • The Green planet
The Green Planet - Indoor Tropical Rainforest Bio-Dome | City Walk ...

Are you someone who loves nature? If you are, a beautiful indoor rainforest at the Dubai City Walk is what you need! Lauded as an engineering and architectural wonder, The Green planet is home to more than 3,000 plants and animals from all around the world. Become a zookeeper for the day using the limited time offer! Buy a ticket online for AED 390 and feed the frenzy Piranhas, visit the laboratories and understand how to nurture endangered species on the planet! This bio-dome is a perfect place for all the nature enthusiasts out there to visit with their family or even solo!

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  •  Spice up your staycation by staying at The Bahi Ajman Palace Hotel
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The 5 -star hotel with views of the Arabian Gulf and the city, offers a luxurious experience for you and your family. Featuring deluxe accommodations, free WiFi, outdoor pool and a gym, this hotel received an 8.5 rating by couples. Bahi Ajman Palace Hotel serves you with innumerable cuisines from all over the world along with breakfast every morning. Located just 22km from the Dubai International Airport, this place now provides ‘Dream of Asia Friday Brunch Offer’ as well as 20% Discount on bed and breakfast rates if you book directly. Swim in the pool of luxury this summer!

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  • Louvre Museum       
Louvre Abu Dhabi: the long-awaited first look inside - The National

Step into the world of art at Louvre, Abu Dhabi. Louvre is an art and civilization museum with 8,000 square meters of galleries which makes it, the largest museum in the Arabian peninsula. Designed by the Pritzker Architecture Prize winner Jean Nouvel, the museum itself is a piece of art. If you are an esthete and appreciates art from different civilizations, then this is your place.

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  • Museum of Illusions
Museum of Illusions (Dubai) - 2020 All You Need to Know BEFORE You ...

Enter the world of illusions and trick your mind at the Museum of Illusions, Dubai. This is a perfect place for you and your family to go through some tricky and entertaining experiences. This place is not just for children to play and enjoy but even parents, grandparents and couples can have fun. What’s more fun than hanging upside down from the ceiling? This museum is a playful reminder that our assumptions of everything we see and perceive around us, are nothing but just an illusion. So go grab the tickets on offer at AED 49 only and enjoy the jaw-dropping experience!

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  • Escape into grandeur at Anantara Eastern Mangroves Abu Dhabi Hotel
5 Star Hotels in Abu Dhabi | Anantara Eastern Mangroves Abu Dhabi ...

Spend your staycation at one of the most popular 5-star hotels in Abu Dhabi. Edged with Abu Dhabi’s skyscrapers on one side, the other side is revitalized with an expanse of mangroves. Undergo unforgettable experiences by exploring the mangroves and the desert, boarding a traditional pearling dhow and dining at the top restaurants in Abu Dhabi.

The hotel is now offering an ‘Exclusive UAE and GCC Residents Staycation Special’ with rates starting from AED 450 per night! Enjoy a complimentary room upgrade, free stay for up to two children below 12 years of age, breakfast every day and spend half of your room rate on their award-winning restaurants. Go grab the best deal we found for you this summer and feel the bliss!

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