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Written by Preetha Manivelan on November 16, 2022 Share on

Dubai 7 Days Itinerary – A Week In The City Of Gold!

Dubai is one of the most popular emirates in the UAE and fun cities all over the world, visited by people of all ages. In Dubai, you never really run out of options. It has plenty of attractions and an amazing set of things to do which you must try when you are in Dubai. Right from the sky-high attractions like Burj Khalifa, adrenaline-pumping activities like skydiving, taking a stroll in all the peaceful sightseeing places, taking road trips to the other emirates and some leisure time in some of the top hotels in Dubai, your trip is going to be just exciting. A week-long vacation in Dubai is said to be the ideal duration for a trip and below is how you should plan your itinerary for 7 days.

Also read: All you need to know about Dubai City Pass

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7 days itinerary to Dubai

This itinerary is a perfect combination of sightseeing and adventure. So, if you want to experience the best of Dubai with everything planned in the right amount, then have a look at this itinerary for an idea to create a Dubai itinerary yourself.

Also read: Weather Guide To Dubai – Month By Month Guide To Plan Your Dubai Holiday

Day 1Arrival into Dubai and sightseeing
Day 2A visit to the Old Dubai and Dubai Frame
Day 3A day to the wonders of Dubai with some adventurous activities
Day 4Time to bring out the Aquaman in you in Dubai’s best water parks
Day 5Visiting the second-popular emirate, Abu Dhabi
Day 6Plan your water sports and Desert Safari
Day 7Departure from Dubai
7 days itinerary to Dubai

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Day 1 – Arrival into Dubai and sightseeing

Once you land at Dubai International Airport, clear the immigration and make your way to the arrivals hall. If you are choosing an all-inclusive Dubai vacation package, airport transfers come included. Look for your driver in the arrivals hall and board your transfers to the hotel. Take some rest and get set for sightseeing. To start your Day 1 of Dubai 7 days itinerary, there is no better choice than Burj Khalifa. Along with that, enjoy visiting Dubai Mall, one of the best malls and Dubai Fountain.

Also read: A Complete Guide To Downtown Area in Dubai

Downtown Dubai
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Day 2 – A visit to the Old Dubai and Dubai Frame

On Day 2, have your breakfast at the hotel and take transfers to Old Dubai and Dubai Frame. After visiting all exciting and fancy places on Day 1, these two places will be peaceful. There are many things within Old Dubai which you must check out and plan your evenings for sunset at Dubai Frame.

Dubai Frame
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Day 3 – A day to the wonders of Dubai with some adventurous activities

Your 7 days itinerary to Dubai is only complete when you have Dubai Miracle Garden and Global Village in it. But kindly note that it operates only during specific seasons from October or November to April or May. In case if you are visiting during the non-operational time, you can enjoy some adventurous activities like zipline.

Global village
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Day 4 – Time to bring out the Aquaman in you in Dubai’s best water parks

The fun is here. On Day 4 of your 7 days Dubai itinerary, you can visit Dubai’s waterparks. Dubai, being a hot city, enjoying a whole day at water will be much needed.

Day 5 – Visiting the second-popular emirate, Abu Dhabi

Any trip to Dubai is never complete if you haven’t planned a day trip to Abu Dhabi. You could understand the Emirati culture more in Abu Dhabi and can have a little private time as Abu Dhabi is not as crowded with tourists as Dubai. There are many private and group tours as well.

Also read: Top 5 Recommended Tours in Dubai – It’s Time To Experience The Best Of Dubai!

A mosque in Abu Dhabi
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Day 6 – Plan your water sports and Desert Safari

Dubai itinerary without Desert Safari? – Sounds incomplete, right? Desert Safari is one of the most loved things to do in Dubai. The best time is to visit is in the evening as you might also enjoy the dinner there. In the morning, you can visit Atlantis The Palm, Burj Al Arab or just try some adventurous activities. Don’t plan your skydiving today as you have a flight tomorrow.

Desert Safari
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Day 7 – Departure from Dubai

That’s the end of 7 beautiful days in Dubai. Crazy and a vibrant city, isn’t it? Have your breakfast and clear all the check-out procedures and catch your flight back home.

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FAQs before visiting Dubai

1. Is Dubai open for Indian tourists?

Dubai has reopened tourism for travellers from India. The flight operations remain suspended.

2. What is the best time to visit Dubai?

Since Dubai is a hot city, the best time to visit is during winter, from November to April.

3. How to reach Dubai from India?

There are many direct flights to Dubai from some of the major cities in India like Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. If you are looking for a comparatively cheaper option, then there are one-stop flights too. Major airlines that operate between India and Dubai are Emirates, Air India, Air India Express, SpiceJet, Indigo and Fly Dubai.

4. Do we need a Dubai visa from India?

Yes, a visa is mandatory to travel to Dubai. The required documents are round trip flight accommodation, proof of stay for entire stay, sufficient balance and a few more.

Also read: Dubai visa-on-arrival for Indian Passport Holders: Everything you need to know

5. What are the best attractions in Dubai?

The best attractions in Dubai are The Dubai Fountain, The Dubai Mall, Dubai Miracle Garden, Global Village and Dubai Frame.

6. What is the ideal duration for a Dubai trip?

The ideal duration for any Dubai vacation is from 4 to 5 days.

7. Can we travel to other emirates with a Dubai visa?

Yes, travelling to other emirates with a Dubai visa is possible. However, your first point of entry shouldn’t be any other emirate other than Dubai. If you have a Dubai visa and want to travel to other emirates, you can land in Dubai and can travel depending on the COVID guidelines for that city. However, landing in other emirates with Dubai visa is not possible.

Sounds like an exciting week, doesn’t it? If you are planning a Dubai 7-day trip, I am sure this itinerary would have helped you plan your days better. Dubai is one of the destinations that no travellers should afford to miss. So, all set for the adventure? If yes, visit the Pickyourtrail website and look for some super-cool Dubai packages or reach out to us so we can help you curate your own dream Dubai trip. Unwrap Dubai with Pickyourtrail.

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