With an exponential rate of development and the fast-paced nature of this cosmopolitan city, Dubai is known as one of the busiest places on earth.
However, if you just want to relax your mind and detox your brain, here are a few places in Dubai that you can visit...
1. Dubai Miracle Garden
Located in the district of Dubailand, the Miracle Garden was inaugurated five years ago, on Valentine’s Day, and is one of the most intriguing botanical marvels in the world. If you want to relax and chill, there is nothing better than utilizing the winter season in Dubai to go for a walk amidst the largest natural flower garden.
Fees: 40 AED entry fee per person
2. Movies Under the Stars
After a long day at work, there is nothing better than chilling under the stars with a friend and watching a movie for free. Detoxing comes in many forms and engaging in a movie while munching on popcorn and hotdogs with some beverages seems like a great idea.
Every Sunday, at 8:30 pm, you can watch a movie on the giant beanbags at the outdoor cinema at Wafi Mall ... for free!
3. Al Qudra Desert
They say you cannot count the stars unless they are shining brightly amidst the night desert skies. Stargazing is truly calming for the soul, especially if you accompany it with some beautiful relaxation music.
Whether you go with a friend or decide to have some time alone, Al Qudra desert will definitely help you detox for free.
4. Dubai Water Canal
Whether you choose to walk, cycle, or jog along the Dubai Water Canal, the 3.2 kilometers long waterway offers a truly beautiful scenery.
Before you ask, you do not need any entry ticket or fees in order to watch the spectacular beauty of the canal.
5. Heritage Shindagha Village
Widely known as one of the most prominent tourist attractions in Dubai, the Heritage Shindagha Village, which was built in 1997, hosts numerous events throughout the year.
In case you've had enough of the fast-paced modern life, the Shindagha village will truly entice you by its laid-back atmosphere. You will be able to enjoy folklore singing performances as well as regional dances.
These dances are performed primarily during the tourist season, which starts in October and ends in March.
6. Kite Surf Beach
Located in one of the most prosperous communities in Dubai, the Kite Surf Beach is not only meant for kite surfers, paddle boarders, or swimmers.
Spending a good amount time at the beach can only make you feel better by giving you an adrenaline rush and awarding you with some relaxation time with family and friends.
7. City Walk
Dubai's City Walk is the ultimate destination for you if you want to experience the epitome of relaxation amidst an urban infrastructure.
The best part about this place is that it does not tie you down to a single option. Being at City Walk means you will be surrounded by shops, entertainment attractions, and an array of dining destinations.