Top Rated Attractions in Dubai
If you’re here in Dubai for only a few days and are confused where to begin from, then you are at the right place. These attractions in Dubai listed below are a must visit.
1- Burj Al Arab
Burj Al Arab is a five-star hotel, the highest in the official ranking. It is the fourth tallest building in the world. The shape of the hotel is designed to represent a sailing ship. The Royal Suite, charged at US$24,000 per night, is recorded at number 12 on World’s 15 most expensive hotel suites compiled by CNN Go in 2012. This hotel is a must visit!!
Situated in the area of Jumeirah, next to the Burj Al Arab and Jumeirah Beach Hotel. It is the most famous waterpark and family attraction in Dubai. Wild wadi is a themed water park built on the theme- legend of Juha and Sindabad.
Burj Khalifa is the tallest tower in the world. To maximise your experience of this attraction it is highly recommended to view it from “At the Top”- the highest viewing platform in the world. It’s an entire journey which showcases all of Dubai and how the world’s tallest building was built. Book your tickets online to save time and money. Make sure you book well in advance as the slots sell out pretty quickly.
It’s impossible to go back home without visiting this attraction.
3-The Dubai fountain
This is one of the biggest attraction in Dubai and is located adjacent to Dubai mall and Burj Khalifa. It is the world’s largest choreographed fountain system set on the 30-acre manmade Burj Khalifa Lake. This show is a must watch for everybody visiting or living in Dubai and the best part of it is that it is absolutely free!!
4- Dubai Parks and Resorts
Dubai Parks and Resorts consist of four theme parks which will entertain you four times better. Motiongate’s theme is derived from Hollywood movies and on the other hand Bollywood parks and resorts have taken their theme from Bollywood’s action packed movies. LEGOLAND Dubai focuses on entertaining the kids primarily with their interactive rides and LEGOLAND waterpark is an on-going project- opening soon.
Global village is the region’s first cultural, entertainment, family and shopping destination in an open-air theme park. Since it is a seasonal attraction it is open from November through April only. It showcases over 36 pavilions which are themed according to the country they represent. It is like travelling to different countries and experiencing diverse cultural activities all in one day.
This is world’s largest mall and has been recently listed as the world’s most-visited shopping and leisure destination. It has over 1200 shops and is a part of the downtown Dubai complex. The Dubai fountain and Burj Khalifa- other top attractions in Dubai are also located right adjacent to this mall. This mall hosts some of other top attractions – World’s largest Aquarium and Underwater Zoo, Dubai Ice Rink, SEGA Republic.
Official website: https://thedubaimall.com/
The Dubai museum is located in Fahidi fort and was built in 1787. It is the oldest existing building in Dubai. The Dubai museum first opened its doors to visitors in 1971. Their purpose was to exhibit their traditional way of life in Dubai. This comprises of local antiques and artefact. They also showcase how was life in the emirate before the initiation of oil.
To fully understand Dubai and UAE, the Dubai museum is a must visit. Your journey will be incomplete without visiting this top attraction.
Touring around Dubai in dhow is a unique experience which you cannot miss when you are in Dubai. There are several packages for dhow cruise which includes a dinner buffet, music and belly dancing. So sit back and enjoy the ride!!There are two locations you can choose from- Dubai Marina and creek.
9-Dubai Desert Safari
When the term desert safari is the first thing that comes to our mind when we think of Dubai. This is an adventure you cannot skip. Feel the thrill and excitement of dune bashing and once you reach the tents which are decorated in traditional style carpets and pillows you can chill by the bonfire and watch the belly dancing show and enjoy the barbecue buffet.
10-Dubai Miracle Garden
Dubai Miracle Garden is located in the south of Al Barsha. It is home to a wide variety of distinctive flowers that are assembled in various shapes and maintained around the year.
Flowers are arranged in diverse shapes like hearts, stars, carriages, butterflies, peacock, Eiffel tower, and etc. The garden has been listed in the Guinness book of records for having the longest flower wall.
If you leave Dubai without visiting these top attractions, then your trip was definitely incomplete. So you must visit these “Top Rated Attractions in Dubai” .
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