Think Dubai it is way too expensive to fit within your frugal travel budget? Think again! Here is Part 2 of "19 things to do in Dubai that'll cost you less than 50 AED"!
11. Jumeirah Beach
How Much: Free!The most famous beach in Dubai, head over to Jumeirah beach for your #Instatravel stories! Located on the Persian Gulf, this white sand beach also gives you stunning views of the luxurious Burj Al Arab hotel. It also has over 12 hectors of parks and gardens along it. Unlike other public beaches however, the Jumeirah beach has opening and closing timings- 7.30 a.m. to 10 p.m. on weekdays and 7.30 a.m. to 11 p.m. on weekends. Also, on Mondays, from 7.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m., the beach is open only to women and children. Plan your visit to the beach accordingly.
12. Camel Museum
How Much: Free!An initiative of the Dubai municipality, the Camel museum is housed within a ‘Rekab House’ which translates to Camel House. Located near Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum's House, this building used to be the camel stable for the Sheikhs back in their time. A unique museum in Dubai, the camel museum depicts the history and prominence that the camels attained in the Arab society. The museum also has exhibits dedicated to the biology of these ships of the desert. The museum is open Sundays to Thursdays, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
13. Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary
How Much: Free!If you thought Dubai is all sandy deserts, sunny, parched landscapes, marvelous modern buildings and ancient ruins, you are wrong! In the heart of Dubai lies a green gem - the Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary. To know more about it, check out our blog- A Memorable Day Trip To Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary, Dubai
14. Kite Beach
How Much: Free!A must visit for water babies, the Kite beach located off Jumeirah road is called so due to the popular activity of kitesurfing that takes place here. You can either rent wakeboarding and stand-up paddle boarding equipment from the shacks and surf into a beautiful sunset or you can join in a game of free beach volleyball or even jog/walk down the beach’s 14 kilometers long jogging track. Hungry after all that activity? The food shacks are just along the beach, satiate your hunger there!
15. Al Ahmadiya School
How Much: Free!
Situated in Deira, the Al Ahmadiya School will take you back in time to an era when schooling was new to Dubai. It is the first national, semi-regular school in the emirate. Founded by the late Sheikh Ahmed bin Dalmouk and established in the year 1912, this school used to attract eminent scholars from the Arab world who wanted to teach the budding minds of the emirate. Fully operational till 1958, the school premises were then shifted to a bigger area due to the increase in the number of students. This old building has now been converted into a historical museum since 1994.View this post on Instagram