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Where To Cycle In UAE?

Places to Cycle In UAE

Places to cycle in dubai

Looking for the best cycling spots in UAE? Whether you bring your own bike or rent one, here are the top 10 destinations you shouldn’t miss.

1- Nad Al Sheba

The Nad Al Sheba cycle path, situated near Meydan Racecourse, is a repurposed camel track that offers stunning views of Downtown Dubai and the iconic Burj Khalifa. Cyclists can choose from three different loop lengths – 4km, 6km, and 8km – all equipped with convenient amenities such as lockers, air-conditioned changing rooms, and shower facilities. The path is illuminated for night riding, making it an ideal option even during the warmer summer months. Additionally, for families, there is a dedicated children’s course complete with street signs, speed bumps, and roundabouts to teach young riders about bicycle and road safety.

 

Join The Cycle Hub Nad Al Sheba Group ride every Tuesday. 
The Cycle Hub Group Rides.

2- Al Qudra

Alqudra cycling track

For cyclists seeking routes away from the bustling city center, two exceptional paths cater to middle- to long-distance riders. The shorter option is an 18km path, ideal for a moderate ride. For those preferring a more extensive journey, the 50km loop offers a rewarding experience. Both routes showcase the breathtaking landscape of the sand dunes, providing a scenic escape from the urban environment.

 

Join The Cycle Hub Al-Qudra Group ride every Sunday. 
The Cycle Hub Group Rides.

3- Hatta Mountain Biking

hatta mountain biking

Experience the stunning scenery of Hatta, a mountain exclave of Dubai, where rugged terrain and thrilling challenges await. Here, you’ll find a dedicated 52km mountain biking trail featuring four different difficulty levels to match your skill set. Visit Wadi Hatta for bike rentals and essential gear, including helmets, elbow pads, and knee guards. Friendly guides are available to recommend the best routes for an exhilarating adventure, ensuring fun for both the young and the young at heart.

4- Jumeirah Beach Road Cycling Path

Jumeirah Beach Road boasts excellent dedicated cycleways that provide a scenic and enjoyable ride through the city. These well-maintained paths are accessible during park hours, allowing cyclists to explore at their leisure. The route offers breathtaking views of the coastline, iconic landmarks, and lush parks, making it a picturesque and relaxing experience. the Jumeirah Beach Road cycling path is 14 km long. Whether you’re a local resident or a visitor, cycling along Jumeirah Beach Road is a perfect way to soak in the beauty of Dubai while staying active. The convenient amenities and safe pathways cater to both casual riders and cycling enthusiasts, ensuring a pleasant journey for all.

 

Join The Cycle Hub Urban Ride (Jumeirah Beach Road) every Thursday. 
The Cycle Hub Group Rides.

5- Mushrif Park

Mushrif Park Cycling track

Discover the thrill of Mushrif Park’s cycling tracks! Whether you’re gliding through the serene Green trail, challenging yourself on the scenic Blue trail, or conquering the adventurous Red trail, there’s a perfect path for every cyclist.

Mushrif Park is one of the oldest parks in the country and is located on Khawaneej Road in Mirdiff.  It stretches across 1300 acres and offers a 5km track for cycling.  Cyclists can enjoy the 2 lane track that crosses through dunes.

 

Join The Cycle Hub Mushrif Park Group Ride every Saturday. 
The Cycle Hub Group Rides.

6- Al Wathba Cycle Track Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, is the second most populated city after Dubai. Located on the outskirts of Abu Dhabi, Al Wathba is home to several attractions, including the fossil rock, the renowned camel racetrack, the Al Wathba cycle track, and the running track. These picturesque spots offer a variety of free workout opportunities.

 

Beginner cyclists can ride the 8-kilometre or 16-kilometre routes, while expert cyclers can take on the 20-kilometre, 22-kilometre or full 30-kilometre routes.

7- Al Hudayriyat Cycle Track

Al Hudayriat Island is a dedicated hub for sports and beach activities. It offers cyclists scenic paths flanked by green spaces, with breathtaking views of the sea and the city. This makes it a prime destination for tourists and sports enthusiasts alike.

 

There are several options namely 3, 5, 10 km. The track is wide and the surface is smooth. You will not cross any road. The trail is perfect for speeding. 

8- Yas Marina Circuit Cycling Track

Yas Marina Circuit on Yas Island is Abu Dhabi’s premier destination for health and fitness, featuring the iconic Formula 1™ track that’s open for running, walking, and cycling.

 

The track is a 5.5 km loop — with the interior section used by cyclists and the outer perimeter used for running/walking.

9- Showka Cycling Trail

The Shawka mountain bike trail, nestled between the Shawka Dam and a scenic pool, is a popular route for tracking and off-roading enthusiasts. Spanning approximately 10 km round trip, this trail offers a blend of thrilling activities and picturesque views, making it an ideal choice for mountain biking adventures.

10- Dubai Canal Cycling Path

The Dubai Canal is a vibrant public waterfront that flows through Sheikh Zayed Road, Safa Park, and Jumeirah. This 3.2 km extension, with widths ranging from 80 to 120 meters, is the perfect new spot for a scenic cycling adventure.