May 8, 2021

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Take a scenic road trip in Dubai, book a supercar tour from Ninth Degree


A thrilling adventure awaits you in your fast car as you zip across the scenic skyline of Dubai. A road trip in Dubai is indeed a fabulous vacation idea and has been trending with vacationers already. Read along to know the top attractions of a road trip in Dubai. Don’t forget to take to the sights and sounds at outstanding locations to indulge in explorations and adventure activities to complete your experience.

Desert trip

Dune Bashing tours are a must-do when you zip across the desert and add it with a Dune Buggy ride. You can easily book desert experiences with trained professionals of Arabian Adventures. If you are a nature enthusiast, go for Platinum Heritage. Recommended for you is 4×4 vehicle on-hire from Off-road Zone. Opt for the ‘You Drive’ experience with a professional guide who will lead you through the desert while keeping you informed and safe.

It is possible to stay overnight amidst the dunes at the traditional desert camps or five star luxury retreats.

Options for accommodation:

1. Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa: A 45-minute drive from Dubai International Airport, this is a perfect choice for a desert getaway.

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2. Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa: A luxury desert sanctuary with Bedouin soul awaits at the heart of the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve.

3. Platinum Heritage or Arabian Adventures: Enjoy an overnight desert experience, go for a magical Hot Air Balloon ride at sunrise or take on an amazing ‘glamping’ trip

Cruise control

A coastal road trip on Jumeirah Road offers access to public beaches dotted with surf schools, vibrant restaurants, cafes, resorts and retail districts. Head to La Mer to dine, shop and take a dip in the sea. Drive by the popular Kite Beach and check out the running track along with options for kayaking, kite-surfing and paddleboarding, all with views of Burj Al Arab.

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ptions for accommodation:

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1. Rove La Mer: Located on the sunny shores of the La Mer beachfront, explore trendy restaurants and opt for rooms that feature city or sea views, with interconnecting rooms available for families.

2. Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts: Located on the Arabian Gulf, couples can take a glamourous outing with some beachside music, dining and entertainment.

3. Jumeirah Beach Hotel: An iconic structure resembles a beach wave and boasts of views of the Burj Al Arab.

Adrenaline rush

This is a big attraction for families – Begin your day with a track day at EKart (for 14+age group) at the Dubai Mall Zabeel extension. The Dubai Autodrome is often brimming over with cheerful enthusiasts of different age groups and opt for go-karting or the chance to drive a super car or even Formula One racing cars. You can also book a Clio Cup or Ferrari GT experience and enjoy a private lesson from an experienced driving instructor. Ready?

Hatta beckons

With a 90-minute drive away from downtown Dubai, high in the Hajar Mountains, experience Hatta to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. Feel one amidst the mountains, wadis and farms and indulge bike trails, hike, zip-line or kayak across the Hatta Dam. Try the local produce at the Hatta Honey Bee Farm too.

Book a supercar tour from Ninth Degree Experiences and arrive at Hatta in style.

Options for accommodation:

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1. JA Hatta Fort Hotel: Perched amidst all Hatta’s splendour with chalets and family rooms offering panoramic mountain views or stunning starlit nights.

2. Sedr Trailers Resort: Enjoy a stay in their own five-star trailer nestled in the mountains.

Downtown drive

There’s romance on .the-cards as you go zipping across in a luxury car (on-hire) and drive by the Burj Khalifa and Dubai Opera. Meanwhile, book a VIP personal shopping experience at Dubai Mall and you’re your bags dropped at your hotel.

Options for accommodation:

1. Address Sky View: Enjoy panoramic views of Dubai from the sky bridge connecting the two resplendent towers that form the Address Sky View.

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2. Armani Hotel: Experience designer Giorgio Armani‘s style in the iconic setting of Burj Khalifa.

3. Rove Downtown: Comfortable rooms with views of Burj Khalifa, an outdoor tempera t u re -controlled pool and private cinema hall with latest blockbuster movies and sporting events.

Nimisha.Tiwari@timesgroup.com