5 Free Things To Do In Dubai 2021 Edition

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1. Go Camping at The Desert Oasis Of Al Qudra

Al Qudra is a famous spot for nature lovers. You can camp, barbeque, cycle, prep a birthday party, lie down or just enjoy the picturesque atmosphere this place is a beautiful man-made wonder that you don’t want to miss. The Love Lake is also a neary spot In this desert.

The Al-Qudra Lakes in Dubai is made up of 7 artificial lakes where it is said that over 130 species of birds are spotted in this area including Flamingoes, Swans, Ducks, Geese, etc.

Location: Al Qudra Road, 30mins away from Dubai

Time To Visit: Open 24/7

2. Visit The Coffee Museum

This is the museum-cum-cafe + antique shop which describes the cultures, history, and everything about coffee. The Coffee Museum showcase varied artifacts that relate to the stories of coffee cultures in our history.

The huge map of "The Story Of Coffee describes the first place where coffee beans were procured and the whole journey. This place is free to visit but we are fairly certain that you won’t be leaving without grabbing a cuppa-coffee while browsing through the books and antiques.

Apart from imparting education about Coffee, they also serve coffee brews in different flavors!

Location: Al Fahidi

Time To Visit: 9 AM To 5 PM

3. Explore Gold Souk

Free and Gold what?

Gold Souk is one of the oldest gold markets in Dubai. You can buy tons of gold or just stroll into the markets freely and view the beautiful jewelry, precious stones, etc. There is also a Spice souk market, for selling spices and exotic herbs of every kind. You can get to experience the sensational fragrances and maybe buy the best herbs from there.

Location: It comes under the area of Deira which comes in the old part of Dubai. It is also within 10minutes' walking distance from Dubai International Airport.   

Time To Visit: November To March


4. Admire The Wildlife at Ras Al Khor Sanctuary

The Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary is a perfect place for birdwatchers. This wetland is home to many migratory birds like the herons, flamingoes, osprey, cormorants, black-winged stilts, etc. There are 3 bird hides in this sanctuary and are available free for the public to visit.

You can also find amazing attractions which feature salt flats, mangroves, and lagoons intertidal mudflats, which will make your journey be worthwhile.

Location: Ras Al Khor Road Ras Al Khor

Time To Visit: 9.00am to 4.00pm

5. Watch The Dancing Fountains

This is probably one of the most popular of all the free things to do in Dubai. Just visit The Dubai Mall and enjoy the spectacular show of the world’s largest choreographed fountain system. This fountain is known to dance to the popular tunes of Whitney Houston Michael Jackson, Adele, Enrique Iglesias, and many more. Apart from this, there are also loads of things to do here like go to the Aquarium or Opera house.

Location: The Dubai Mall

Best Time To Visit: from 6.00 am to 11.00 pm, every half hour in the evenings.

#Note: In Dubai, Friday is considered as a week off, so the timings of all the places mentioned above may vary or even can be closed.

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