Wanderlust10 bucket list activities to try with Jumeirah

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A lot of time goes into consolidating our to-dos into neat, manageable lists, but now, more so than ever before, it’s important to reward yourself with something to dream about and look forward to; the life-changing experiences that truly set your soul on fire. That's why we’ve scoured the world to curate ten bucket list activities to spark your wanderlust when you feel ready to travel again.

 

Swim above Dubai in the world’s most iconic hotel

Location: Burj Al Arab, Dubai
Burj Al Arab is well known as Dubai’s most iconic hotel for many reasons. One of these is the hotel’s ultra-luxurious Talise Spa, set on the 18th floor of the soaring building. Here, you can float 150m above the Arabian Gulf and soak in spectacular views as you unwind. For special occasions and anniversaries, the pool can be hired for private moonlight swims to make the experience all the more memorable.

Lady in Burj Al Arab Talise Spa

 

Rejuvenate at Dubai’s first organic spa

Location: Zabeel House by Jumeirah, The Greens, Dubai
Native Club houses the first organic spa in Dubai, offering bespoke spa treatments including luxury facials to re-energise and renew the skin, detox seaweed wraps and expert sports massages. During your stay, you can turn your bathroom into your own private spa with our in-room bath menu. Our organic pharmacy houses pharmaceutical and medicinal, quality herbs to provide you with exquisite natural remedies and boost your total wellbeing. Onsite, you can also enjoy access to our fully equipped gymnasium with state-of-the-art equipment offering an indoor and outdoor functional training zone.

Experience the largest spa in the Middle East

Location: Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
Talise Ottoman Spa is a destination in its own right. Here, 8000sqm of traditional spa facilities – including saunas, jacuzzis, steam rooms and pools – combine with extraordinary snow rooms, cooled to specific temperatures to soothe and refresh your mind, body and soul. Dive into our thalassotherapy pools and relaxation gardens to enjoy a haven of tranquillity and indulgence. At the heart of the spa is a grand Turkish Hammam, where guests can experience centuries-old treatments and exceptional products that will leave them feeling fully restored.

Lady in Talise Ottoman Spa Jumeirah Zabeel Saray

 

Thali on the ‘8th wonder of the world’

Location: Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
Step into a palatial world of opulence at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah, a man-made palm tree-shaped island often referred to as the eighth wonder of the world. Weighing in at 13kg and with over 35 delicacies in one gigantic Thali, the ‘Shaheenshahi’ thali is available at the hotel’s esteemed Indian restaurant, Amala. Reflecting on the timeless delicacies of the Mughal Dynasty, guests will enjoy a culinary journey of unlimited thali, which includes Amala’s prominent dishes inspired by royalty.

 

An award-winning spa retreat in Capri

Location: Capri Palace Jumeirah
Capri Beauty Farm is a state-of-the-art spa and the finest wellness centre on the island, helmed by a team of expert therapists well-versed in every treatment from nutrition and dermatology to personal training and massage, to leave you glowing with health. The seven-day Leg School is the spa’s celebrated signature programme to shape, tone and contour the limbs.

 

A London retreat fit for royalty

Location: The Carlton Tower Jumeirah
The newly designed Royal Suite is the most exclusive residence The Carlton Tower Jumeirah, featuring three bedrooms with the option to privatise the entire floor for the utmost in security and discretion. Be it a party, an anniversary or simply a hankering for exploring a new city, celebrate in the utmost style at our prestigious Sloane Street address.

 

Release protected turtles into the wild

Location: Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort
Our resident Marine Biologist at Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort will teach you all about the fascinating world of turtles from our private stretch of white-sand beach, where endangered Hawksbill turtles are nurtured and released back into the wild.

Hawksbill turtles Saadiyat Island Resort

 

Fall in love with Mediterranean flavours in Mallorca

Location: Jumeirah Port Soller Hotel & Spa

The life-enriching Mediterranean diet is celebrated for a reason. Plump, sun-ripened vegetables, fresh fish caught straight from the sea; all complemented with locally pressed olive oil. When it comes to eating healthily, Mallorcans are blessed with wonderful produce at their fingertips. Sprinkled with fragrant citrus groves and pretty almond trees, the mountainous island is a cornucopia of life-enhancing foods. From nutritious Mallorcan delicacies to places to taste delicious organic, sustainable dishes, eat your way to wellness on the beautiful Balearic isle with our guide to healthy eating.

 

Experience paradise on Earth

Location: Jumeirah Maldives Olhahali Island

There is nowhere on Earth quite like the Maldives. Book a blissful island retreat in one of our relaxing villas, nestled on white sands or perched atop the shimmering water. Sapphire seas stretch out for miles ahead of you, with an array of exciting water spots and activities that make this location the perfect holiday for couples and families alike. Reconnect with nature while you disconnect from laptops, screens and inboxes.
Jumeirah Maldives villas view

 

Inside Burj Al Arab


Location: Burj Al Arab, Dubai

Discover a privileged view of one of the most iconic hotels in the world with our unique immersive experience, Inside Burj Al Arab. Release your inner sheikh with a private tour of the extravagant Royal Suite and explore usually unseen spaces within the architectural marvel. After being regaled with anecdotes and stories, relax in the newly-launched exclusive outdoor lounge, feasting on an exquisite selection of delicacies while gazing across the shimmering azure horizon.


Our dedicated concierge teams around the globe are always on hand to curate an unforgettable experience for you. Get in touch to plan your dream holiday by emailing reservations@jumeirah.com.