Dubai’s stunning coastline, warm waters, and year-round sunshine make it a popular destination for yachting enthusiasts. Top Spots Dubai presents a guide to some of the most luxurious yachting experiences available in Dubai.
1. Luxury Yacht Charter
Experience the beauty of Dubai from the sea by renting a luxurious yacht for you and your friends. Daily yacht cruises depart from Dubai Marina, Dubai Harbour, and other marinas, providing a range of sizes and facilities to meet your needs. Whether you prefer a relaxing swim in the ocean while watching the sunset or an energetic party with a DJ, there are options to suit all preferences. Don’t forget to bring your phone to capture Instagram-worthy shots of Dubai’s iconic landmarks, such as the Burj Al Arab, Ain Dubai, and the Dubai Marina skyline. Yacht charters are available for 2-hour cruises or a full day on the sea, depending on your requirements.
2. Fishing Yacht Charter
For fishing enthusiasts, Dubai’s seas offer the opportunity to catch a variety of local fish, including barracuda and grouper, while cruising on a fishing yacht. UAE fishing tours provide all necessary safety and fishing equipment, along with towels, refreshments, and an icebox. Don’t forget to apply sunscreen before you embark on this thrilling adventure. Some operators even allow you to barbecue your catch of the day at the end of the trip.
3. Shared Luxury Yacht Charter
Enjoy the luxury yacht experience without breaking the bank by opting for a shared yacht charter. This type of charter allows you and your group to meet new people while enjoying the sea. Yachts are equipped with various amenities, such as party boats or more relaxed cruises, and may include food and beverages or allow you to bring your own. Make sure to check with your provider in advance. Fully crewed and equipped yachts depart daily from Dubai Marina and Dubai Harbour to cater to your needs.
4. Mega Yacht Dinner Cruise
Pamper yourself with an opulent dinner experience on the sea. Board a luxurious yacht departing from Dubai Harbour or Dubai Marina and feast your eyes on some of Dubai’s famous landmarks, such as the Burj Al Arab, Dubai Marina, Palm Jumeirah, and JBR while you cruise along. The package usually includes the choice of premium or classic beverages, dinner – featuring live cooking stations and chef-prepared delicacies – and entertainment, including a live DJ. For an extra special dining experience, some boats come with live performers. Make sure to check with your provider for further details.