Dubai is the fourth most visited places in the world that is famous for the high-rising architectural wonders and excellent collection of resorts and spas. It is a place that was once the talk of the town for its stellar tower Burj Al Arab, only to be replaced by the Palm Jumeirah and today the staggering, Burj Khalifa. Lets just say, this city never stops growing and is on a rapid rise building futuristic towers as well as fascinating attractions.
What to visit in Dubai?
Burj Khalifa, the landmark building is on every traveller’s list of tourist places to visit in Dubai. For most visitors, a trip to the observationdeck on the 124th floor here is a must-do while in the city. The slick observation deck experience includes a multimedia presentation on both Dubai and the building of the Burj Khalifa (completed in 2010) before a high-speed elevator whizzes you up to the observation deck for those 360-degree views out across the skyscrapers to the desert on one side and the ocean on the other.
DubaiMall is the city’s premier mall and provides entry to the BurjKhalifa, as well as the DubaiAquarium. There is also an ice-skating rink, gaming zone, and cinema complex if you’re looking for more entertainment options. The shopping and eating is endless, and there are nearly always special events such as live music and fashion shows within the mall. The most famous of these are the annual DubaiShoppingFestival in January and February and the DubaiSummerSurprises Festival in July and August.
The Dubai Fountain is the tallest and the most well-choreographed fountain in the whole entire world. The fountain reaches over to a height of 900 feet which is definitely something that makes it one of the best things to witness around in the place. It stands tall in the middle of the Burj Lake and has been attracting a flock of a tourist attraction over the course of years. The combination of the nightlife with the rhythmic dance of the water in the fountain adds to the marvelous experience altogether. The work and architecture put into this single piece of the fountain will leave you shocked. The entire structure contains around 6600 super lights along with twenty five color projectors which make up for the overall experience. The songs played ranges from classical to contemporary.
Dubai Marina is one of the most exotic places to visit. The place has multiplied its immense popularity and growth mainly because of the fact that it is considered one of the biggest man-made marina around in the world. Not just the Marina itself, there is an abundance of activities one can indulge in, ranging from the eateries to the various shopping plazas.
Dubai’s excellent museum is housed in the Al–FahidiFort, built in 1787 to defend Dubai Creek.The Dubai Museum of Historical Photographs and Documents giving a glimpse of Dubai’s history. The house is the epitome of Arabic architecture, which has a splendid design, coupled with luxurious interiors.
Dubai Aquarium, is one of the popular tourist attractions in Dubai which has varied activities, including an underwater zoo, glass bottom boat tours, cage snorkeling and shark diving. It’s a unique mix of experience, so be sure to have some fun.
IMG World of adventure
This theme park, near Global Village, is immersive entertainment at its finest and has thrills and spills for both kids and big kids. It is a very popular indoor amusement park which hosts four different adventure spots around in just one single spot. That is what exactly makes it one of the best around in the area. They host some of the most popular global brands like that of Cartoon Network and even Marvel. Apart from that, you can delve into the IMG Boulevard along with the lost valley dinosaur adventure zone with amazing original concepts.