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Activities To Bring Out The Adrenaline Lover!
Updated on 11 November 2022

An adrenaline rush can be defined as an intense feeling of excitement or stimulation, and adrenaline lovers that love taking the plunge and the risks, are all too familiar with the rush and thrill associated with the feeling.

If you have been feeling the kick lately to do something exciting that will also get your heart pumping, then Dubai is the place for all your adventures.

Explore Dubai like you have never before and make it a memorable one, by checking out these places to get your heart racing with nervousness and anticipation.

Skydive Dubai

What is more exhilarating and nerve-racking at the same time than jumping out of a moving plane? Sure to give you that adrenaline kick, Skydive Dubai is the perfect spot for beginners and pros. If new to skydiving, the centre runs you through the entire process and the safety measures. When ready, enjoy a tandem jump out of the plane and getting a magnificent view of Dubai, with options from The Palm and the desert available. Prices start at Dhs 1,400.

Ski Dubai

As Dubai is known for its hot and humid climate, escape the desert and step into the icy world of Ski Dubai. The temperature-controlled venue at the Mall of the Emirates brings all the fun in one place. If you are looking to do something thrilling in the icy climate, then try your hand at snowboarding, skiing or zorbing from a height. As you go down the slope with the wind in your face, it is a stimulating experience. Training classes are also available for beginners. While there you can watch movies in the snow, have a snowball fight, meet penguins and enjoy fun activities. Prices start at Dhs 295.

Sky Walk Observatory

Located at Address Sky View Hotel, the Sky Walk Observatory is perfect to beat your fear of heights while also getting a magnificent view of the Dubai skyline. Enjoy a 25-metre glass walk between the twin towers from the 52nd floor and also delight in the view at the complimentary glass slide. If you are looking to take it a step further, the Edge Walk Experience is a must-try and has you walk along the ledge of the skyscraper, 200 metres above the ground. Prices start at Dhs 95 for the Sky View Observatory and Dhs 504 for the Edge Walk Experience.

Deep Dive Dubai

Explore and underwater world at Deep Dive Dubai. The 60-metre pool allows beginners and professionals to experience the world of diving in a unique way. Enjoy playing the piano to exploring the sunken city for a truly wonderful experience. Training courses are available for people that would like to learn how to scuba dive. Prices for a 60-minute session start at Dhs 1,800.

XDubai XLine

If you are looking for a place to go ziplining, XDubai XLine is the right spot for you. The XDubai XLine is known as the longest urban zipline in Dubai, at 170 metres above the ground, and offers great views of Dubai. Located at Dubai Marina, the 1km long zipline goes at a speed of 80km/h and is definitely an exhilarating experience to try out. Prices start at Dhs 650.

Dubai Autodrome

Have you ever wondered what it is like to drive on a race circuit? Then it is time to visit the Dubai Autodrome. Put your driving skills to the test at the multipurpose motorsport and entertainment facility, which is home to an indoor and an outdoor circuit. After a brief training course, get ready to press the pedal and zoom through the venue for a brilliant experience. Prices start at Dhs 115.

Dinner In The Sky

Take eating dinner to a whole new level with Dinner in the Sky. Located at Sky Dive Dubai, the experience is listed as one of the top 10 most unusual restaurants in the world by Forbes. Enjoy eating a delicious meal while enjoying the stunning view of Dubai, while suspended 50 metres above the ground. It is definitely a must-try experience available throughout the week, and has prices starting at Dhs 599.


Have you ever wondered what it is like to fly? iFly at City Centre Mirdif is a great place to check out while also trying your hand at flying. The indoor experience will have you suspended four metres in the air with an instructor in a powerful air tunnel, which allows you to ascend and descend slowly. For an even more exceptional experience, iFlyers can now enjoy a virtual reality simulation, which feels similar to skydiving from a plane. Prices start at Dhs 149.

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