Xperience Team

26 Apr 2024 - 4 min read

Unveiling Dubai’s Dazzling Nightlife

One-of-a-kind, a luxurious and grand nation of Dubai offers a wide range of entertainment perfect for tourists from anywhere at all ages. It is a paradise island that is full of luxurious shopping, high quality delicacies, thrilling adventures or enjoying a glimpse of Arabian culture, Dubai has everything that will cater to all your needs. It is also a nation that is flourishing in nature where you will be able to find a number of beautiful beaches that can be said as one of the best beaches in the world nestling in Dubai.

A sleepless night at Dubai is also another important point that you can enjoy in this beautiful country that is full of entertainment. Once the heat at Dubai cools down, and the sun has set, the nation would transform into a magical wonderland where you will see dazzling lights from the skyscrapers and multiple night shows and lively nightlifes.

If you ever plan to go to Dubai, here, Traveloka has made some lists on where and what activities that you can enjoy with your friends and family in Dubai at night.

1. Witness the Dazzling Cityscape

Get immerse into the beautiful sight of the dazzling lights during night at Dubai where all the skyscrapers around the area would lit up and show visitors the enhancing views of the country from their high and world’s tallest building Burj Khalifa where you can climb to their observation deck s and enjoy the panoramic views from the height, to having a stroll along the Dubai Marina Walk & JBR Walk where you will he welcome by the vibrant atmosphere and stunning views of the illuminated Dubai Marina skyline.

Dining experiences at Burj Khalifa

2. Get mesmerized by the Dubai Fountain Show

Another mesmerizing show that you need to see during your visit to Dubai is the Dubai Fountain show which is said to be the largest choreographed fountain system and it’s truly a breathtaking and unique experience that you can’t get anywhere else.

During the performance, the water would shoot up to 500 feet in the air while being accompanied with music and beautiful lights which created a spectacular display under the night sky. The show usually takes place every 30 minutes from 6.00PM to 11:00PM that you can see from Burj Khalifa Lake promenade or from any other restaurants or cafes around the lake.

Dubai Fountain


USD 5.45

3. Chilling on the Rooftop Bar Terrace

There are numerous luxurious and relaxing rooftop bars that you could find in Dubai that are perfect for chilling under the stars while having some refreshing beverages and delicious meals as well snacks with your friends and family.

There are several recommended rooftop bars that you could consider based on what you are looking for. If you are looking for panoramic city views then Attiko, W. Dubai at Mina Seyahi would be a great choice where it offers the panoramic views of the Dubai Marina, Ain Dubai and other city skylines twinkling down below. If you are looking for a more relaxed and social atmosphere to hang out with your friends and family, then consider the Look Up Rooftop Bar at La Ville Hotel & Suite as one of your options.

4. Take a Dhow Cruise on Dubai Creek

Enjoy the classic Dubai experience where you can enjoy the panoramic views of the city’s skyline from the unique perspective where you can see numerous historical buildings and the famous Burj Khalifa from the water while being accompanied by fresh beverages, mouth-watering foods, where some of them also offer a dance performance or a more modern vibes with FJs and live music.

The Dhow Cruise itself is a wooden boat that has been used in a lake named the Persian Gulf for centuries, where most of them are now being decorated and transformed into luxurious floatings, restaurants that offer a delightful way to spend an evening on top of water.

Dhow Cruise Dubai Dinner


USD 17.23

5. Embark in Desert Safari

If you’re talking about having a trip to Dubai, then exploring their desert is a must-try activity during your stay where you get to experience the depth of the stunning golden sands of the Arabian desert.

At the Dessert, there are various fun and exciting activities that you can do such as riding an adrenaline-pumping vehicle as the expert drivers navigate through the steep inclines and sharp descents, giving out that thrilling experience. You could also choose to ride a camel which is a traditional way of transporting around the desert, or to immerse yourself in various shows from the Falconry shows to the authentic belly dancing performance around the desert area.

Dubai Desert Safari Tour with BBQ Dinner


USD 35.41

6. Experience the Vibrant Nightlife at Dubai


As a place that never sleeps, Dubai nightlife scene is one of the most unforgettable experiences you could get during the visit, where it’s not only filled with vibrant and beautiful twinkling skylines, but it also houses a number of places that provide night entertainment.

Here you can find numerous night activities from visiting a club that housing a world-famous Djs such as ‘Soho garden Palm Jumeirah’, A hidden bar with unique vibes and refreshing drinks such as the ‘Paradiso Dubai’, or immersing yourself into the Traditional Arabic evenings where you could witness the Emirati culture with live music and dance performance at a massive venue like ‘Al Hadheerah Desert Restaurant’.

Flight to Dubai


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There are unlimitless night activities that will bring you more thrilling experiences and unforgettable memories in Dubai, which is said to be one of the most luxurious countries with numerous entertainment and delights in the area. It is also well known that Dubai is one of the paradise islands that you need to visit at least once in your life. If you would like to visit Dubai soon, Traveloka would gladly help you in booking the flights, hotels, and numerous tourist attractions and activities mentioned above with the best price! Now, what are you waiting for? Grab yours fast where various entertainment locations are waiting to be explored!

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