Kite Beach - The hotspot for kite-surfing and varied sporting activities at the beach
Kite Beach is next to Umm Suqeim Beach and is the most popular spot for kite-surfing in Dubai. You can surf yourself or simply watch the numerous other kite-surfers here. Families and sporty singles particularly feel really at home here. The beach is spacious and even when it is busy you can always find a place to retreat to. The other advantage of this beach is the fantastic view of Burj Al Arab and if the visibility is good you can even see Burj Khalifa in the distance.
The beach can be reached by car or public transport. There are plenty of car parking spaces, which range from a couple which are free to numerous places where you have to pay.
At the one side of the beach is an area where you can hire sun-loungers and parasols and on the other side is the so-called Kite Zone where you can also normally swim without problems. However in the afternoon, when the wind picks up, the kite-surfers dominate the scene here. There is an outlet where you can hire equipment for kite-surfing and also for other activities such as banana boats, donuts, deep-sea fishing and kayaking.
Kite Beach has dedicated areas for children and offers various physical activities not just in the water but also at the beach. Here you will find trampolines, bungee trampolines, a large climbing park and you can also play volleyball or try your skill at the skate park. Along the beach is also a popular running track which connects several beaches and offers lots of varied exercise equipment for sports-enthusiasts to use up their energy.
There is also a variety of restaurants and bars here and the whole atmosphere is very trendy and modern. There is a vast choice of eating options, from burgers, Asian and Arab dishes, kebabs and hot dogs right through to sweet treats. Kite Beach has something for everyone's taste.
All in all, Kite Beach is the perfect destination to spend an unforgettable day at the beach with friends or family.