Dubai and Abu Dhabi are known to lead the pack when it comes to glitzy tourist attractions and thrilling adventures in the UAE. Seaplane Tours offer a 30 minute flight from the coast-lines of Abu Dhabi and Dubai, boasting a water take-off and the unfurling of stunning views after for approximately 900-1500 AED. For 100-200 AED, you can take the jump of your life, followed by a rendezvous with the winds before touchdown, all at Skydiving Dubai located at the base of Palm Jumeirah. A 30 minute drive from Burj Khalifa, and a cost of 900-1000 AED, will avail you a panoramic view of the desert as you float above the hubbub of city life on a balloon ride. The Formula Rossa is the fastest roller coaster in the world. Visit Ferrari World at Yas Islands, Abu Dhabi, for around 240-400 AED, and ride the beast! Boasting gold and marble grandiose, spend 2500 AED or more, book a room, and treat yourself to a lavish experience at Emirates Palace. A half hour away from Dubai Airport, car-rental from Hertz will ensure a hassle-free commute. Finally, test-drive superlative race-cars at the Autodrome on Emirates-Road, also known to host the Dubai Motorsport Festival.