Beach picnics provides a great way to get the whole family out together as everyone will find something to enjoy there. The combination of sun, sand and surf are just awesome.Early mornings or evenings are the best time for beach picnics.Scroll down to find some of the best places in Dubai to have some beach fun.
Al Mamzar Beach Park
It is one of the best places to hang out with your family in Dubai with numerous pleasant spots to have picnic lunches and more than enough barbecue areas.The Mamzar Beach Park is one of the most favored and populated beaches in Dubai.There are a number of facilities like showers and changing rooms, jogging lane and other public amenities etc.If you want to go cycling, you can also get bicycles rent for kids and family members.There are also over 25 barbecue areas, complete with grills, tables, and chairs making it a perfect place for a great picnic.
Jumeirah Beach Park
Jumeirah beach park is ideal for a family picnic on the weekends.Jumeirah park spans across 12 hectares of parkland with children??s play areas, picnic tables, barbecue area, volleyball play area, showers, food kiosks, jetty area fronting on to the beach with lifeguards on duty.It is also surrounded by some amazing food joints and restaurants.
Kite beach is the best spot for kite surfing in Dubai.Kite surfers and spectators join at the popular and well-named Kite Beach, situated across the way from the Al Manara Road Junction.You can also rent water-sport equipments and give a test to your skills. Afternoons are the best time for all those water activities.You can also simply sit back and enjoy kite surfing together with a great view of the Burj Al Arab with children having fun time in play areas.
Parks are another great place for a picnic with your family and friends which is a welcome salvation from urban Dubai.You can either have a wholesome lunch with your family under the date palm, or rent a boat and paddle around the lake with friends, race around the jogging track, throw down a rug and spend some time with a good book.With most parks housing little playgrounds, the kids are sure to be in heaven.
Safa Park, Zabeel Park, Al Barsha park and Mushrif Park
As the weather is getting better, it’s a great idea to go for a desert picnic.There are a number of camping spots in Dubai where you can have some adventurous and fun picnic with your family.Forget brunches, indoor roller-coasters, and video games, pack your camping goodies and have some fascinating desert picnic. Let your kids loose on the dunes with running races, sand surfing etc.
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Take a break mamas and let the venues to the hard work.There are a lot of outdoor brunches offered in Dubai, although they might not be that budget friendly.Some of them are listed below:-
Al Badia Picnic Brunch
AED 275 with soft beverages, AED 375 with house beverages, AED 475 with French bubbly
Fridays and Saturdays, 11:30 am to 3:30 pm
Location: Al Badia Golf Club, Dubai Festival City
Reform Social Grill
Royal Family Picnic – Every Day – 12.00 to 17.00 (Except Friday)
Location – Reform is in The Lakes.From Sheikh Zayed Road take the Emirates Hills exit and go left under the flyover and then left at the first set of traffic lights into The Lakes.
Vida’s Urban Picnic at 3in1
Every Friday and Saturday – 1.00pm to 5.00pm
AED 265 inclusive of unlimited soft beverages and juices, AED 295 inclusive of unlimited selected beverages, AED 495 inclusive of unlimited bubbly, AED 100 on each package will be charged per guest when booking a cabana by the pool
Location: Vida Downtown Dubai