At the shore of the Persian Gulf runs a stretch of white sand known as the Jumeirah Beach. The beach has been ecstatically named after the Jumeirah district in Dubai from where it originates. A part of the Jumeirah Beach touches The Palm islands and ends at the south of the Jumeirah Beach Resident near a separate district known as the Dubai Marina. Its port, however, lies at Jebel Ali.
The Jumeirah Beach also harbors numerous luxury resorts and hotels facilitated with sea- view lodging options. The top rated resorts include the Burj Al Arab Tower Hotel or the Arab Tower Hotel, Wild Wadi Water Park and the Jumeirah Beach Hotel. Besides these, the tourists can also choose to shop as well as lodge up in the multipurpose Madinat Jumeirah Hotel here.
What To Do At The Jumeirah Beach
- Many tourists particularly visit the Jumeirah Beach to be a part of the "Food, Glorious Food" festival which stretches for about a month. This includes numerous other events and competitions based on food. Apart from this, every year a new celebrity is invited to grace the festival which accelerates the excitement more.
- Jumeirah Beach is also facilitated with The Walk, which is a dream for every food-a-holics in town. Ranging all the way from American to French, stalls, and restaurants here are known to offer the best cuisines. One can also choose to savor the delicacies even from back in the 50s.
- Jumeirah Beach is studded with numerous stores and malls along its shore. The four-storeyed Marina Mall retaining the traditional form of Dubai offers more than a hundred shops to stock form. Besides the malls and extravagant shops, the beach is also decorated with a famous market situated at the back side of the high- rising multiplexes. Apart from this, tourists can also have the best dining experience in the seven-storeyed Gourmet Tower situated at the Jumeirah Beach.
- At night, Dubai is known to hum a different tune along the shore. The Walk along with other seashore halts is facilitated with a handful of restrobars and rooftop escapes. One can sneak into any one of the themed nightclubs or hookah lounges and dance their heart out at any hour of the day. However, most of the clubs here mandatorily close at 1 am.
Jumeirah Beach Park
The Jumeirah Beach Park is the topmost tourist attractions of the Jumeirah Beach. Visitors can either relax and refresh themselves in the swimming area or engross themselves into the various sports activities such as play volleyball, etc. The park here charges a reasonable price as the entry fee and henceforth it remains crowded with the local residents most of the time.
A day's tour at the mesmerizing Jumeirah Beach in Dubai offering the picturesque scenery of crystal blue water breaking on the shore of the pristine white beach and the lush green border is enough to rejuvenate the visitor's soul in the most serene way possible.