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27 Incredible Photos of the Crown Prince of Dubai

How much of an adventurer is the Crown Prince of Dubai? Fazza, meaning “the courageous” is the pen name of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum which he uses in his poetry. Evident from his Instagram account with over 3 Million followers, you will notice how much of a daredevil and thrill-seeker he is.

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Amazing Photos from Sheikh Hamdan’s Instagram Account | Prince Fazza

Sheikh Hamdan graduated from Sandhurst Royal Military Academy and also attended the London School of Economics and Political Science. In Dubai, he is very active in promoting  the city (one of his projects is the social media initiative #MyDubai). He also loves fitness, sports and adventures.

Check out his Instagram account under @faz3. We’re sharing some of his photos that prove how much the prince loves to be outdoors. Come and take a look at them below. We hope that you will find inspiration


Jumping off a plane is just one of his many hobbies. Fancy skydiving in Dubai? Check out SkyDive Dubai.

#mydubai @skydive_dubai

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Spearfishing. The prince waiting for fishes to catch.

So far no catch and still waiting…

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The prince on a board hovering over the water.


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The prince is active in various sports and is an advocate for fitness.

Here’s the Prince having fun swimming with his new found elephant friend Rajan in India.

#India meet my new friend 👉🐘👈 Rajan

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In a horseback riding competition with one of his horses named Napoli, he leaves us with his beautiful quote “Some are born champions, others become champions along the way.” as he takes care of his beloved comrade.

He is also a photography enthusiast – on a helicopter taking pictures of Dubai.

Shooting Dubai from above #mydubai #Dubai

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In Uzbekistan

#Uzbekistan #Canon5ds 11.10.2015

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Riding a camel

#mydubai 31.3.2014

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2.1.2015 🏂

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Joining a Spartan Race obstacle challenge

@x_dubai #xdubai #spartanrace 20.2.2015

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Jumping off a plane… again.

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Dogsledding in Canada

#Whistler #Canada #Dogsledding 29.4.2014

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Always having the country in mind, every time he conquers another challenge and dedicates it to the people of the UAE as he waves the flag.

He sweats out the cold by trekking on glaciers.

Taken by @ali_essa1 #glacier 19.5.2015

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With a beautiful black horse

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In all his patient tours underwater when fishing, he finally catches one!

On a snowmobile Looks like an action hero in movies eh?

#Whistler 29.4.2014

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Playing basketball, he is active in creating community initiatives.

لعبنا اليوم مباراة ودية مع إخوتنا من منتخب الإمارات لذوي الإعاقة لكرة السلة تفعيلاً لمبادرة مجتمعي مكان للجميع .. ذوو الإعاقة متى أتيحت لهم الفرص فإنهم قادرون على تحدي الإعاقة وعلى الإنجاز تماماً كأي فرد في المجتمع .. ما واجهه فريقنا اليوم لا يعدو كونه لمحة بسيطة عما يضطر لمواجهته كل يوم إخوةٌ لنا، لا يختلفون عنا في شيء .. إن ما يحققونه كل يوم هو مصدر إلهام لي؛ إنهم بحق قدوتنا في الإصرار وتحقيق الإنجازات،هم فرسان الإرادة. Today we played a friendly basketball match with the UAE Special Needs Team as part of the #mycommunity initiative. When people with special needs are given the chance, they rise above their disability & achieve & excel like everyone else. What our team faced today is but a fraction of what our brothers, who are no different to us, experience every day. Their daily achievements are an inspiration to me, as they show us what sheer willpower and persistence can achieve

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Taking care of a falcon


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Admiring the beautiful view

Climbing mountains

Adventure for a nice photo

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Selfie over The Palm islands

#Skydive #Dubai #Thepalm

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On a helicopter taking photographs

Shooting from above 🚁 taken by @Ali_bin_thalith 👈thank you #Tanzania

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One cannot deny how much of a daredevil he is.


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Hamdan, wingwalks over Dubai.

Good morning 😬 #Mydubai صباح الخير

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A selfie on top of the tallest skyscraper in the world, after Dubai won the bid to host the World Expo 2020

Note: Photos posted are taken from his IG account.


In land, on air or under water, he has a passion for the extreme stuff and is definitely a thrill-seeker. We hope these images help in inspiring you to head outdoors or do something worthwhile.

If ever you’re looking for ideas on what to do, you can try and check out Sheikh Hamdan’s Instagram account –

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I enjoy reading non-fiction books and biographies. I'm a fan of history and extreme adventures. I also love food. ;)

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