The Green Planet — A tropical forest contained within a bio-dome.
Day trip (<1 hour drive from the city) Jubail Mangrove Park
Weekend trip (>1 hour drive from the city)
Stairway to Heaven — A popular hiking area for more experienced hikers.
Hatta — With turquoise water amongst the rocky mountains, this is a restored, centuries-old Hatta Heritage Village.
This is usually the best way to meet other expats and locals. Join one of the many local amateur football clubs in the city!
A popular sport to watch at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. It has been one UAE's favorite sports since 1981.