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Ranked #1 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: National Parks; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: The Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve (DDCR) is a designated protected area for the conservation the natural inland desert... more » Owner description: The Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve (DDCR) is a designated protected area for the conservation the natural inland desert ecosystem of Dubai. It spans 4.7% of the total land area of Dubai Emirate and encompasses 225km2 of sand dunes desert ecosystem interspersed with gravel plains. The DDCR is a member of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) and has gained international recognition from the United Nations Environmental Program (UNEP). The DDCR is home to 57 Plant species, over 120 birds and 43 mammals and reptiles including the iconic Arabian Oryx. The DDCR can be visited by either staying at the Al Maha Desert Resort & Spa or for day visits with one of the four concession holders; Arabian Adventures, Lama Tours, Travco and Alpha Tours. « less
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Ranked #2 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Islands
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Ranked #3 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks
Owner description: In the historic district, the Abra Dock in Bur Dubai, is an affordable 10-minute traditonal wooden boat ride -- really a... more » Owner description: In the historic district, the Abra Dock in Bur Dubai, is an affordable 10-minute traditonal wooden boat ride -- really a taxi. Take the abra from the Bastakiya side, look around the textile souk and the art galleries, and end in the gold souk. Used by 15-20 million passengers each year, the Abra Dock in Bur Dubai is a memorable cruise in the water. « less
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Ranked #4 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Bodies of Water
Owner description: Drive along Dubai Creek, the lifeline and pulse of the city, which separates the city from Deira to the north and Bur Dubai... more » Owner description: Drive along Dubai Creek, the lifeline and pulse of the city, which separates the city from Deira to the north and Bur Dubai to the south. « less
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Ranked #5 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Parks; Beaches
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Ranked #6 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Parks
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Ranked #7 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches; Parks

Jumeirah Beach park comes highly recommended having just returned from spending a few days using the facilities there. The entrance fee to the park is 5dhms, sunbeds are available... more »

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Ranked #8 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Gardens

Dubai Miracle Garden is the most beautiful and biggest natural flower garden in the world, contain more than 45 million flowers website Location Map           more »

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Ranked #9 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: Dubai Dolphinarium is home to a number of unique attractions in the region - the UAE's only dolphin & seal show, exotic bird... more » Owner description: Dubai Dolphinarium is home to a number of unique attractions in the region - the UAE's only dolphin & seal show, exotic bird show & mirror maze. We welcome over 30,000 guests per month & we are much loved by residents & tourists alike! « less
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Ranked #10 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Islands
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Ranked #11 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
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Ranked #12 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Ranked #13 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: Royal Shaheen Events is a vibrant and growing young company with the primary objective of making ancient Arabian Falconry... more » Owner description: Royal Shaheen Events is a vibrant and growing young company with the primary objective of making ancient Arabian Falconry accessible to modern man. With our fresh and innovative approach, our clients get the unique opportunity to interact with falcons on a personal level. The variety of packages and services we offer are guaranteed to provide you with an unforgettable experience, regardless of your budget. « less
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Ranked #14 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Waterfalls
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Ranked #15 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #16 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Ranked #17 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Ranked #18 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
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Ranked #19 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
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Ranked #20 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Ranked #21 of 23 Outdoors in Dubai
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Islands
Three hundred man-made islands in the shape of the world created as a real estate venture.
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