Dubai is the most famous city of the UAE. It is a city of miracles. Attractions in Dubai amaze even keen traveler. The choice of entertainments here is so great that it is easy to get confused. In our article, we have created for you a list of “must see” places in Dubai.
It is the tallest skyscraper in the world (height 829.8 meters) and the main symbol of the city. The observation deck on the 124th floor is the first place which every traveler should visit in Dubai. The panoramic view from above is very beautiful: the boundless desert, the ocean and skyscrapers. There are gorgeous gardens and the Burj lake with the famous Dubai fountain near the skyscraper.
The height of the water jets reaches 140 m! The choreographed fountain system looks as if a dancer is dancing in front of you. The jets draw intricate patterns to classical, Arabic music and world hits. Visitors can even swim to the fountain at a distance of 9 meters on a floating floor.
It is hard to imagine such modern metropolis as Dubai without shopping centers. The most popular is the Dubai Mall, an ideal place for shoppers. There is a huge number of shops and entertainments: an ice rink, cafes and restaurants, cinemas, a huge aquarium, attractions for kids. Fashion shows, concerts with live music, theme festivals are also provided here.
Do you want to see what Dubai looked like before the oil era? In the Heritage Village you will see the way the natives of an Arab village used to get pearls and build traditional boats. You can walk along the coastal streets with Persian houses, coffee houses and a small market where artisans craft their products. There is also a historical museum in the village - Sheikh Saeed al-Maktoum’s house.
This unique district with amazing skyscrapers, artificial canals, the beach, boardwalks and marinas is a grandiose project in Dubai. In 2003, it was decided to build a modern luxury complex for 120 thousand residents on the southwestern outskirts of the city. You can go on a fascinating cruise on a real Arabian boat Dhow along the Dubai Marina and enjoy the local scenery from a better angle!
The world-famous palm-shaped artificial islands have also become a symbol of Dubai. A huge resort complex Atlantis was built on one of the Palm Islands. In addition to 1,500 rooms and more than 20 bars and restaurants, there is a wide selection of entertainments: a dolphinarium, an aquarium and the largest water park in Dubai - Aquaventure.
There are a lot of extreme entertainments in Dubai. For example, the huge Dubai Parks and Resorts complex contains all kinds of entertainments: attractions, restaurants, thematic parks and many others.
At IMG World of Adventure, every visitor will plunge into childhood. Here you will meet your favorite characters from the Marvel Universe and famous cartoons. You can fly with Spider-Man, visit a scary haunted house, see the earth in the era of dinosaurs and many others. Vivid impressions and many colorful photos are guaranteed.
We can endlessly list the sights of Dubai, there is everything to please the most demanding guests. An excellent option to see everything at once is to go on sightseeing tours in Dubai with a professional guide on comfortable transport.