Can I drink the water in Dubai?
Water: the element of life. If you’re from the West, you probably take it for granted. But when you’re in the desert? That’s a different story.
There are many myths and misconceptions about the quality of Dubai’s tap water (hair loss, dry skin, and premature aging)
So visitors and newcomers to Dubai are right to wonder: is it safe to drink the tap water here, or am I better off going with the bottled version?
The answer is not as straightforward as you might suspect. There are loads of different opinions on the topic. To give you a fair understanding of it, we’re here to give you all the information. That way, you can make up your mind for yourself.
To dig to the bottom of this well to find an answer, we need to start with the basics.