Dubai Itinerary 2 Days

Things to See in Dubai in 2 days

If you are looking for the best things to see in Dubai in 2 days, these are the attractions you must include in your Dubai itinerary for 2 days. Explore further to plan a perfect trip of 2 days in Dubai.

This Plan is Good for You if You Are:

  • Visiting Dubai for the first time and have 2 days in hand
  • Looking for places to visit in 2 days in Dubai
  • Staying in Dubai and wondering how to spend 2 days in Dubai with family and kids
  • Backpacker planning to spend 48 hours in Dubai
  • Want to create Dubai itinerary on your own
  • Planning weekend vacation of 2 days in Dubai

Recommended Itineraries for Spending 2 Days

Recent Itineraries for 2 Days in Dubai

Here are the recent itineraries by tourists who have visited Dubai. Stop wondering what to do for 2 days in Dubai as these trip plans will help you decide easily. Select any of the customised itineraries and modify it according to your preference to have a great weekend in Dubai.

2 Days in Dubai - Perfect Weekend Guide

Dubai, the name itself has a great charm. One of the richest places in the world is not only a shopping and luxury destination but also a land of fun and entertainment. While the city houses the tallest structure in the world, Burj Khalifa, it is also home to one of the largest shopping malls, exciting water parks, a man-made island, and entertainment centers. Most of the attractions are located near the beach area. Although 2 days in Dubai are not enough, you can surely explore some of the best things with the help of this Dubai Itinerary for 2 days.

How to spend 2 days in Dubai?

Day 1 Dubai Itinerary:

A Splendid Bus Tour of the City

As you reach Dubai, taking a historical tour of the city would be a great thing to start your morning with. A bus tour will enable you to listen to the stories behind each popular attraction of the city. The bus tour covers most of the famous spots like the Jumeirah beach, Dubai Marina, Burj Khalifa, Emirates Tower and more. This tour will take about 3 hours.

Lunch by the Burj Khalifa Lake

After enjoying the tour, you can stop at the Burj Khalifa Lake for your lunch. The surroundings of the lake are dotted with a number of upscale restaurants. One of the famous restaurants here is an At. Mosphere where you will experience an exclusive Dubai hospitality. The best of Lebanese food can be tasted at Wafi Gourmet. For Thai cuisine, no place can beat Thaptara, and if you are in need of a coffee, stop at Karma Cafe.

Shop and Dine at Mall of the Emirates

You can spend your evening shopping, what Dubai is best known for. Mall of the Emirates can be your best destination for this. Opened in 2005, the Mall of Emirates features 630 retail stores, a huge parking space, and many upscale restaurants and cafes. You can spend an entire evening watching a film in the 4D theatre, participating in various entertaining activities, and shopping the best brands available here. After this, you can also dine at one of the restaurants at the food court in the mall that offers continental, Mexican, Thai, and Italian cuisines.

Day 2 Dubai Trip Plan:

A Fun-filled morning

On the 2nd day of your 48 hours in Dubai, you can head to the Aquaventure park and indulge in some adventure activities with water. This huge water park is a central attraction in Dubai and best for a family trip. The park opens at 10 am. So, reach here on time to start your day with joyful rides, water slides, zip line adventure, and a dive into marine life. Don’t forget to visit the Dolphin Adventure and The Lost Chambers Aquarium from here.

An Afternoon at Dubai Marina

Come back from the Palm and stop at Dubai Marina. A walk on the Dubai Marina will let you explore the palm-lined beaches, internationally acclaimed cafes and restaurants, and breathtaking views of the waterfront. If your shopaholic mind is still exciting you, visit the Dubai Marina Mall.

Enjoy the Best Sunset Cruise

The fun at Dubai Marina doesn’t just stop with shopping and walk on the beach, you wait till the sun sets and book a sunset cruise for your dinner. This is offered by the some of the luxury hotels located at Dubai Marina. This cruise will help you gaze at the beautiful sunset over the skies while at the same time you can gorge on mouthwatering food and relishing drinks.

In addition to the attractions mentioned above, you can plan a visit to the Dubai Fountain, Dubai Creek, and enjoy skiing at Ski Dubai.

Tours and Activities in Dubai for 2 Days

Booking tours and tickets for popular attractions saves a lot of your time spent in a queue. Below are some of the tours and tickets recommended for 2 days in Dubai

Best Hotels in Dubai for 2 Day Trip

These are some of the hotels added in the past by our travelers to their Dubai itinerary 2 days. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

With Less Days in Hand

With limited time in hand, explore our travel ideas for 1 day in Dubai. During a short day trip you may visit the important attractions in Dubai.

With More Days in Hand

With more than 2 days in hand, you can comfortably spend more time at famous attractions in Dubai. Plan lunch or dinner at the best restaurants, enjoy night-outs, indulge in adventure activites. Explore 3 days and 4 days trip ideas for Dubai.

What Next?

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