sights and attractions beach parks Sunset Beach
Sunset Beach
Updated on 23 February 2017

Sunset Jumeirah Beach is the city's most popular surfing destination, with good wave sets and pro shops hiring surfboards, SUP's and kayaks. The Burj Al Arab is located on the left and if you're looking for the perfect holiday snap or selfie, this is the place to be.

Admission is free.

Share this page!
COMMENTS
Al Mamzar Park is home to beautiful beaches and acres of green fields, making it one of Dubai's hidden gems.
JBR is becoming one of the most popular locations in Dubai.
Kite Beach is a haven for all beach sports enthusiasts, with volleyball, football, kayaks and running and cycling tracks. Visit Dubai and put Kite Beach in your list.
A lot of people exercise in this area, from roller-skaters to cyclists and people using the dedicated running track. When you're visiting Dubai, head to Jumeirah Open Beach!
Black Palace Beach Dubai is an undeveloped plot of land located between the summer palaces on Al Sufouh road across from Knowledge Village.
No visit to Dubai is complete without a nice day relaxing on the beach whether you are looking for day access or weekly rates. Check out the top beach clubs in Dubai.
LEGOLAND Dubai is now open at the Dubai Parks and Resorts where visitors from all ages can enjoy extensive rides, dining and entertainment. Buy your tickets now!
Dubai Water Canal is the latest addition to the Dubai scene and serves as an extension of Deira Creek and Business Bay. Enjoy the arches, waterfall and walkway.
Dubai Festival City (DFC) has officially launched IMAGINE - its cutting-edge multi-media entertainment spectacular, in front of a crowd of thousands at Festival Bay.
List of public beaches with free entry.
Enjoy an aerial tour of Dubai.
Open from 7.30am to 2.30pm (Sunday to Thursday).
Open everyday.
Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi features 43 rides, slides and attractions and follows the story of 'Dana', a young Emirati girl, on a quest for the legendary pearl that had once brought prosperity to her village
Seawings have been providing sightseeing tours of Dubai and the UAE skyline since 2007, taking off from Dubai Creek, Jebel Ali and the World Islands. Book now!
The Green Planet is the region’s much awaited and only standalone educational and recreational bio-dome, featuring over 3,000 stunning plants and animals.
Global Village, Dubai’s leading family entertainment and cultural attraction gets bigger and better every year. If you’re looking for a theme park to keep the family entertained, the hugely popular Fantasy
Featuring more than 45 million blooming flowers in stunning designs, awesome shapes and structures, Dubai Miracle Garden is full of eye catching colour.
Open from 8am to 2pm (Sunday to Thursday).
Situated on Jumeirah Beach Road, the enchanting Jumeirah Mosque with its huge central dome is the best known mosque in Dubai. Non-muslims can visit the mosque through an organised tour with the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for
Founded in 2008, Cuadro Fine Art Gallery has quickly become one of the UAE’s premier contemporary and modern art venues. Focusing on four keys areas; exhibitions, education, residency and consultation
Open from 8am to 2pm from Sunday to Thursday
Dubai Aquarium is one of the largest indoor aquariums in the world with new animals and exhibits added regularly including King Croc and the rest of the Underwater Zoo.
The best way to see the impressive buildings that have sprung up along Dubai Creek is from the waterway through an abra.
Aventura Nature Adventure Park opens its gates to Dubai and the UAE tourists and residents, offering a thrilling experience like no other. Find out more.
10 beautiful pictures to celebrate the occasion.
Dubai Garden Glow aims to educate people on the importance of reducing their carbon foot print and preserving the world by using recyclables. Visit now.
Check out Riverland Dubai at the centre of Dubai Parks and Resorts offering a unique themed dining, retail and entertainment destination for all ages.
Spend the day lounging around one of these popular locations.
Covering 4,500 sq metres with 9 custom built domes, a butterfly museum and a butterfly flower park, Dubai Butterfly Garden is the largest covered garden in the world.
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Let the weather not get in the way of your fun.

Mixing the old with the new, half Club, half Pub, and a video game Arcade in the middle, Stereo Arcade is the place to be.

The Madinat Theatre is a state-of-the-art venue situated in Madinat Jumeirah.

The UAE is surrounded by two bodies of water, both offering different diving experiences. Dubai is good for shipwrecks, which are home to Barracuda, Snappers and Jacks, with common

This internationally acclaimed nightclub brand has redefined Dubai's luxury nightlife scene. Spanning two levels, the venue features a contemporary layout centered around a rotating DJ booth and intimate settings

Ride on the back of a true Arabian horse.

The Palm Drop Zone and The Desert Campus Drop Zone (SD2) offer you the chance to feel the rush of the free fall while being safely strapped to a professional instructor. Tandem jumps include a video + photos to remember

Societe is founded on the basis that real people want to play in a non-pretentious environment with great tunes and great service, and where everyone wears a smile. From the best music artists and contemporary vintage décor, to an

FEATURED
A 'must do' when in Dubai.
Unveiled in February 2010, the Burj Khalifa stands 828 metres high - 320 metres taller than Taipei 101 which held the record since 2004. The Burj Khalifa currently holds seven records, including the highest occupied
The UAE is surrounded by two bodies of water, both offering different diving experiences. Dubai is good for shipwrecks, which are home to Barracuda, Snappers and Jacks, with common
Since its opening in December 1999, the Burj Al Arab has been one of the most photographed structures in the world. Sometimes referred to as "the world's most luxurious hotel
Take a magic carpet ride across rolling red sand dunes, with an amazing bird's eye view of the untouched desert below.
The Dubai Fountain was designed by California-based WET, the creators of the Bellagio Fountain in Las Vegas, and is 275 metres long with five circles and two central arcs. Over
HAPPENINGS
Top things to do in Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT), Emirates Living, Jebel Ali, Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR)
The Laughter Factory is back for more laughs!
Top things to do in Al Barsha, Barsha Heights and Al Quoz
Top things to do in Downtown Dubai, DIFC, Business Bay, Al Meydan and Dubai Design District
Top things to do in Bur Dubai, Karama, Al Mankhool, Al Jaddaf and Oud Metha
Top things to do in Deira, Garhoud and Al Muteena.
Here are some things you can do this weekend!
If you are expecting a quiet month with not much else to do other than some me-time, then think again. The calendar this month is packed full of things for everyone to do. There are things for everyone from music lovers, fitness fans, foodies, art.
Here are some fun things you can do with your family.
Top things to do in Dubailand, Motor City, Sport City and Green Community
And you won't be disappointed.
Are you missing travelling and exploring new places? Even with us being confined to our homes, you can still keep discovering new places through complimentary virtual tours arranged by digital platform Google Arts and Culture.
Cricket fans in Dubai have a lot to look forward to now that the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has kicked off in the UAE. So, if you were still wondering where to catch the big matches in Dubai, we’ve found you just the right spots
Your little ones will thank you.
Dubai stands in line with cities like Paris, Milan, London and New York, so you can never be bored of this city. There are a million of things to see, try, and taste!
Top things to do in Sheikh Zayed Road, 2nd of December Street and Al Satwa
Top things to do in Jumeirah 1,2,3, Beach Road, Al Wasl Road, Umm Suqeim, Al Sufouh, Palm Jumeirah
As we observe the International Day of Sign Languages today, we’ve rounded up a few places in the UAE that teach sign language, so you can learn a new skill while opening yourself up to a whole new world.
Now that Iris Dubai will be moving back to its Meydan location tonight, 5 October, we can tell you for sure that you wouldn’t be running out of things to do anytime soon.
Fun events for the weekend!
Do you love food and more food? Then this is for you. Etisalat Beach Canteen, part of Dubai Food Festival, is back for daily from 8pm onwards until 14 March. The food carnival is on Jumeriah Beach
No plans? We've got you covered!
Dubai’s longest-running comedy night has announced a new lineup for October with three international acts taking the stage at different venues across the city. 
The award-winning actor and comedian will be performing at Dubai Opera on Saturday, 7 November from 8pm onwards, and early bird tickets are available until Monday, 12 October.
Things you can do for New Year's Eve.
INSTAGRAM
FOLLOW
Discover Dubai
Stay Connected - Drop us your email.