Top Outdoor Activities in Dubai for Eid Al Adha

Top Outdoor Activities in Dubai for Eid Al Adha

The next public holiday in the UAE is coming soon, and you might be thinking about how to spend it. Predicted to be in mid-June, we could get a 3-day holiday as Dubai's temperatures rise. With Eid Al Adha approaching, many people are excited to make the most of this break.

If you're not traveling, don't worry – you can still enjoy the outdoors during Eid Al Adha. Whether it's swimming in the pool, riding water slides, or enjoying the cooler parts of the day, there are plenty of ways to have fun outside. This might be one of your last chances to enjoy the outdoors before the summer heat hits.

To help you plan, here are some of the best outdoor activities to do in Dubai for Eid Al Adha. From fun times at parks and beaches to exploring cultural sites and dining outside, there's something for everyone. Don't miss out on creating great memories during this festive season. Enjoy your break and make the most of this special time!

Have fun at LEGOLAND Waterpark

Spend a fun Saturday or Sunday at LEGOLAND Waterpark, where you and your family can do lots of activities. Play games like sponge toss, build LEGO castles, or join a water cup relay. There are many family-friendly activities every weekend.

LEGOLAND Waterpark has a special offer for UAE residents until the end of June. You can get 4 tickets for the price of 3, making it a great deal for families. You might also win prizes like ice lollies and LEGO sets.

Tickets cost Dhs330 at the gate, but you can save by buying online for Dhs295. The 4-for-3 offer is only for UAE residents. The park is open daily from 10 am to 6 pm. So bring your swimwear and sunscreen for a fun day at LEGOLAND Waterpark!

Spend a day at Motiongate

Motiongate offers a mix of indoor and outdoor attractions, so you can enjoy the air conditioning while having fun. The park has two of Dubai's fastest rides – The Madagascar Mad Pursuit and The Bullet Train – for those who love excitement. There are also gentler rides for all ages.

The indoor area has four zones: Kung Fu Panda, How to Train Your Dragon, Shrek, and Madagascar. Each zone is designed to make you feel like you're in the world of these popular movies.

The park also has places to eat and shop, so you can take a break and buy souvenirs. With live shows and interactive experiences, Motiongate is fun for the whole family.

Tickets start from Dhs295 (day pass). Open Sun-Thu 11am-8pm, Fri-Sat 11am-9pm.

Enjoy an Outdoor Breakfast at Circle Café

Take advantage of cool mornings and start your day with a tasty breakfast at Circle Café. With locations like scenic Kite Beach and pretty Jumeirah Islands, you have many choices. Enjoy breakfast favorites like bagels, croque madame, pancakes, beetroot toast, and eggs benedict. For something different, try the Asian chicksilog or PB&B toast. Don’t miss the huevos rancheros and other creative dishes.

You can have unlimited dishes and one cup of tea or coffee for just Dhs69. This deal is available every weekend, on Saturdays and Sundays from 8am to 4pm. It’s a great value, so bring your friends and family for a wonderful breakfast!

The cost is Dhs69, and the hours are Saturday to Sunday, 8am to 4pm. 


Take an Abra Ride

Start your day with a Dhs2 abra ride, enjoying the morning breeze as you float over Dubai Creek. The gentle movement of the traditional boat sets a calm mood for the day.

Then, visit the Al Shindagha Museum, which shows Dubai's rich history. If you arrive by an RTA abra, entrance is free for both adults and kids. Normally, tickets are Dhs50 for adults and Dhs20 for kids and students, so it’s a great way to save money. Explore the museum’s exhibits and learn about the past.

Operating hours: 10am – 8pm (last entry at 7pm) — arrive early to enjoy everything the museum offers!

Play Golf at Top Golf

The Emirates Golf Club has air conditioning all day, keeping your bay cool for practicing your swing. Whether you are an experienced golfer or a beginner, it’s a great place to improve your skills. With many fun games available, you can enjoy hours of practice and then have a tasty lunch at their restaurant. Or, test your reflexes in the Bunker Arcade with its fun activities.

Dhs140 per bay per hour, Mon-Fri 10am-2am, Sat-Sun 9am-2am

Have a Pool Day at Bla Bla

If you want to sunbathe, a pool for refreshing dips is essential. Bla Bla is perfect for this, where you can reserve a bed and enjoy a luxurious lounger. The best part? The cost is fully redeemable on food and drinks, so treat yourself to ice cream or other menu items.

After a day in the sun, head upstairs for drinks. The rooftop area offers a stunning view over JBR, perfect for unwinding and watching the sunset.

Pricing: Dhs200 from Monday to Friday (fully redeemable), Dhs300 on Saturday and Sunday (fully redeemable)

Operating hours: 10am to sunset 



Dubai has many activities to make your Eid Al Adha celebrations special. Whether exploring Al Shindagha's rich heritage, perfecting your swing at Top Golf, or enjoying a pool day at Bla Bla, there’s something for everyone. Each activity offers fun, comfort, and cultural richness, ensuring a joyful holiday.

For deeper cultural exploration, Al Shindagha offers insights into Dubai's past with traditional crafts and historical exhibits. At Top Golf, challenge friends to a friendly match while enjoying food and drinks. Bla Bla offers a pool, beach club experience, varied cuisines, live music, and a great atmosphere.

So, gather your friends and family, enjoy these fantastic experiences, and make lasting memories during this special time of year.

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