A best-loved attraction for the entire family vacation in Dubai comes in the form of the ever-fun Creekside Park, your number-one spot for outdoor entertainment in the city. If you’re seeking some stylish accommodation close by, consider checking into a decadent Deira hotel Dubai has to offer its corporate and leisure guests, such as the Copthorne Hotel Dubai. With charming interiors and gracious hospitality, this fine Dubai hotel is an ideal oasis to call home during your stint in the city. An exciting day out for the little ones and little-big ones await at Creekside Park, within rolling verdant hills, lush playgrounds, an expansive amphitheatre, and a myriad picnic spots. Occupying a prime location between the Al Garhoud and Al Makthoum bridges, it is adjacent to the renowned Bur Dubai. Affording all its visitors the ideal location for a leisurely stroll amidst perfect manicured lawns, or a riveting run through the many well-designed running trails amidst an expansive terrain of 96 hectares, fitness buffs are sure to be delighted. The park also boasts an impressive 18-hole mini golf course and professional and casual anglers can cast their lines over three jetties especially designed for the sport. Kids are sure to have a ball at the Children’s City, with a host of kid-friendly activities to occupy the little ones, in addition to a planetarium that seats 100. Both kids and adults will also enjoy communing with dolphins at the Dolphinarium onsite. Or if you want to soak in some quality outdoor entertainment, the outdoor amphitheatre is a frequent host of outdoor festivals, theatres features, and concerts sure to delight and amaze. Your hunger pangs are also well satiated at the variety of restaurants offering a variety of cuisines to please the most finicky palate. Or treat yourself to a bird’s eye view of the park via the mesmerizing cable car ride for a stellar finish to a fun day out at Dubai’s Creekside Park.


Angela Fernando is an impassioned travel writer who composes pieces under the pen name Sumaira Narayan. She loves writing about new and exciting places around the world and intends to visit them all someday.