It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas...in Dubai!
Madinat Jumeirah Christmas Market
If you're looking for a more traditional Christmas market experience, you'll want to check out the Madinat Jumeirah Christmas Market. This market features stalls selling everything from holiday decorations to gifts and souvenirs. You can also find a wide variety of traditional foods, including roasted chestnuts and gingerbread.
If you’re looking to entertain the little ones, there are plenty of new entertainment options available such as a North Pole train ride, bungee jumping and venetian carousels.
The Madinat Jumeirah Christmas Market is the perfect place to find all your holiday needs in one place and will be open from December 15th till the 30th.
Source: Emirates Woman
For a truly unique Christmas market experience, you'll want to check out Expo City Winter City. This market is held inside a giant igloo and features a wide variety of winter-themed activities, from gingerbread house making to a mini toy factory. You can also find a wide variety of traditional foods and drinks, as well as unique gifts and festive shows.
For an enchanting event, you can also witness the light switching take place at the Winter City on December 9th.
Expo City Winter City is the perfect place to celebrate the holidays with family and friends and will be turning into a winter wonderland from November 23rd.
One of the most popular Christmas markets in Dubai is the Habtoor Palace Winter Garden.
This market features traditional German food and drink, as well as live music and entertainment whilst walking around under the dazzling Xmas lights. You can also find a wide variety of unique gifts, from handmade jewelry to locally made crafts.
Each visitor must pay Dhs25 for admission to the Winter Garden. The great thing is you will be given a coupon for the same amount of food and drink in exchange, which you may use at the food stands inside the garden!
Source: What's On Dubai
If you're looking for festive fun in the sun this holiday season, Dubai is the place to be. From Santa meet-and-greets to awe-inspiring light displays, we’re certain a visit to one of these Christmas markets will get you in the Xmas spirit!