Travelling to Dubai continues to grow. In 2015 Dubai made it to the top of the international travel destination list as it was awarded the fourth most popular travel destination in the world. In a city of superlatives, here are the top 10 places that have helped put Dubai on the map as a global tourism destination.
Burj Khalifa, Dubai
Burj Khalifa is a tower at a height of 2,700 feet, and is currently the tallest tower in the world. It gives that famous skyline view of Dubai from up high. With two observation decks, dancing fountain, elevator with the longest travel distance in the world, nine of the city’s best luxury hotels and several restaurants. Burj Khalifa must be your number one place to visit when in Dubai.
Burj al Arab, Dubai
The Burj Al-Arab is the world’s tallest and biggest hotel, standing 321 meters high located on the artificial island on the Dubai coastline. It is a luxurious hotel with an attractive dancing fountain view from the building, a commendable lobby and 203 suites.
Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Abu Dhabi
The Sheikh Zayed Mosque is an enormous modern mosque of unbelievable beauty. The mosque blends modern and ancient styles and techniques to create a new interpretation of Islamic architecture. The mosque’s interior is beautiful and worth seeing with mosaic tiles, gold, marble and glass work. A visit here is must if in UAE.
Miracle Garden, Dubai
Dubai miracle garden is a zaniest garden ever. It is the world’s largest flower garden, on the area of 2,000 square meters and home to 100 million flowers. In the garden, there is even a flower version of the Burj Khalifa. This is a must visit if you want to enjoy the colorful sites of Dubai.
Global Village, Dubai
Global Village shows cultures of 90 countries across the world. It claims to be the world’s largest leisure, tourism, shopping and entertainment project. This festival park brings cultures together as tourists discover different parts of the world in just a few hours.
Aquarium and Underwater Zoo, Dubai
Dubai aquarium and underwater zoo is a home to thousands of aquatic faunas. There are over 140 species including over 400 Rays and Sharks. Other spices include Giant Groupers, Tiger Sharks and many other marine animals living in 10 million litre tank in the zoo. The tourists can come face to face with the aquatic animals and enjoy memorable moments with family and friends.
Dubai parks, Dubai
Dubai parks is a magical world that will be enjoyed by all ages!! There are three themed parks and one waterpark. The parks offer a thrilling experience with more than 100 fun-packed indoor and outdoor rides and attractions. This place is a must visit for tourists if in UAE.
Ferrari world, Abu Dhabi
Ferrari World is an indoor amusement park in Abu Dhabi. The amusement park has intense G-force of world-class rollercoasters and go-kart racing. It has the world’s fastest rollercoaster with a speed of 240 km/h in just 4.9 seconds and racing heights of 52 meters. This place offers endless fun!!
Warner Bros World, Abu Dhabi
Warner Bros World is an indoor amusement park in Abu Dhabi. It is one of the newest attractions and brings all the legendary characters from the famous movies and cartoons to life. Meet Superman, catch up with Batman or Wonder Woman, or be entertained by Bugs Bunny, Scooby-Doo, Fred Flintstone and much more.
Ski Dubai is an indoor ski resort with 22,500 square meters area. The parks maintains a temperature of -1 degree to 2 degrees Celsius throughout the year. It a part of the Mall of the Emirates, one of the largest shopping malls in the world, located in Dubai. If you want to enjoy skiing in Dubai then it is must for you to visit this place.