Days Out: Trips & Tours
Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary
A protected natural habitat for more than 60 species of birds and 300 species of flora and fauna. Entry is free, permits required. Open Saturday to Thursday 09:00-16:00. Located between Oud Metha/Ras Al Khor Road (E 44) and Dubai-Al Ain Road (E 66).
Arranges desert safari trips, city tours of Dubai and Abu Dhabi, visits to Burj Al Arab and dinner dhow cruises. Also arranges tourist visas to Dubai and international hotel and travel package bookings. Located at Old Labour Office Building in Deira.
Offers adventures like trekking, mountain biking, rock climbing, water sports, multi activity, schools trips like activity camps, day trips, field studies, accomodation like plantation camp, adventure camp, farfar camp. Located at Dubai Silicon Oasis
Marketplace with vendors from around the world, multi-cultural entertainment, fun fair and ethnic foods. From November to March. Saturday to Wednesday 16:00-00:00 and until 01:00 on Thursday & Friday. Exact dates vary. Located off Emirates Road.
Paramount Tours & Travel
Tour package, leisure and business travel bookings. Also offers local excursion packages.
Weekly tours organised by the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding. Tour includes an open forum discussion about Arab and Emirati life, history, culture and religion. Located opposite Palm Strip Mall on Jumeirah Beach Road in Jumeirah 1.