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5 best places to celebrate the New Year in Dubai

New Year is just around the corner and people have started planning their winter vacations already. Winter vacations are the perfect time to explore new places with friends and family. People go to places like the Maldives, Cape Town, and Miami to escape the chilling winter and soak under the glistening sun. However, these places may get overcrowded during the last week of the year when the Christmas and the New Year celebration take place.

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What you can do instead is head to any of the Asian countries that are well known for their Christmas and New Year celebrations. One such destination is Dubai. In Dubai, the New Year is celebrated in a very grand manner and here are some of the best places that you should absolutely visit to be a part of the city’s New Year celebration:

1. Burj Khalifa

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New Year celebration in Burj Khalifa is popular for its amazing fireworks and décor. The Burj Khalifa is decorated with dazzling lights and the adjacent Dubai Fountain brightens up with scintillating sound and water show. Special viewing platforms are installed across the Burj Park for visitors to see the spectacular décor and to enjoy the New Year celebration which is marked with live performances, DJ’s and fireworks.

2. Palm Jumeirah

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The 11 km boardwalk in Palm Jumeirah is one of the best spots to watch the New Year celebration. Several hotels on the Palm Jumeirah also have special viewing spots to enjoy the beautiful fireworks that adorn the glitzy Dubai skyline. The luxury restaurants in the Jumeirah complex offer specially curated menu and the pubs and nightclubs have celebrities performing on the New Year’s Eve.

3. Burj Al Arab

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This prominent luxury Dubai hotel celebrates the New Year in their own special way. The entire hotel is decorated keeping in mind the festive theme. Special perks are offered to the visitors staying in the hotel during the New Year celebration and a huge ballroom dinner is held at night accompanied with amazing performances to mark the beginning of a New Year.

4. Dubai Dinner Cruise

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If you take the Dubai Dinner cruise on New Year’s Eve, you’ll surely have a unique experience on board. Delicious food coupled with interesting performances like live music and dance shows are offered on the 3-hour long dinner cruise. The beautifully decorated cruise sails from Dubai Creek or Dubai Marina and people can enjoy the celebration taking place on the land as well as the cruise.

5. Dubai Desert Safari

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If you want to celebrate the New Year far from the maddening crowd of the city, go to a New Year Eve Desert Safari where you’ll be entertained with unlimited buffet food, alcohol, Shisha, and live dance performances. You can also try a camel ride and enjoy photo sessions by dressing up in Arabic clothes. It is a must try the activity for those who do not want to spend the new year party a little differently than everybody else.

Book your tickets to Dubai now and enjoy the New Year celebration like never before. At Pickyourtrail, we can help you customize your Dubai vacations to let you enjoy a good trip. All you have to do is to call us!

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