Incentive Destinations: What's New in Dubai

Burj KhalifaOne thing that keeps companies coming back to Dubai is that new adventures and attractions are always on the horizon. I have have been witnessing the dramatic transformation in Dubai since 2000 and offering team building and corporate events there since 2006. Here is a sample of  the newest attractions that await corporate groups.

Dubai Miracle Garden

Almost 9 months ago, Dubai Miracle Garden, the world’s largest natural garden opened in Dubailand near the Arabian Ranches. This 72,000-square-meter garden has over 45 million flowers and topiaries in a variety of shapes including pyramids, igloos, stars and hearts.


Kayaking, windsurfing, dinghy sailing, wake boarding, kitesurfing and other 5 Star watersports are available through the Watercooled clubhouse at the Jebel Ali Resort. Guests can also experience the Zapcat thrill ride. Watercooled also has locations in Abu Dhabi at Yas Marina and Hilton Abu Dhabi.

Coming Soon

Taj Arabia

One of the most exciting projects slated for development is a replica of the Taj Mahal. It will be 4 times as large as the original and house a 300-room luxury hotel and an upscale shopping center.

The Dubai Eye

The 201-meter-high Dubai Eye Ferris wheel will be the newest iconic addition to the Dubai skyline, offering panoramic views of Dubai including Palm Jumeirah, the Burj Al Arab and Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building (pictured above).

Hottest Attractions

This video gives a quick snapshot of the hottest attractions in Dubai.

Also consult Dubai: A Hidden Incentive Travel Gem, Dubai: Black Gold Simulation Helps Companies Uncover Hidden Opportunities, and Incentive Destinations: What's Hot and New for Corporate Events in Dubai.

Consult the Dubai, UAE Meeting Planning Guide and search the Cvent Supplier Network for Dubai Hotels and Resorts.

Photo Credit: Dubai Team Building and Corporate Events, Executive Oasis International

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