Popular tourist attractions in Dubai
Dubai is a great place for a family holiday. Dubai has attractions for everybody – the kids, the middle-aged adults and the elderly. If you are planning a Dubai vacation, check out our list of most popular tourist attractions in Dubai –
Dubai Attraction #10. Jumeirah Beach
Jumeirah beach is located and named after Jumeirah district of Dubai. It is a beautiful white sand beach in one of the most exclusive areas of Dubai. The beach has luxury hotels, resorts, and not to mention Burj Al Arab which is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Dubai.
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Dubai Attraction #9. The Dubai Fountain
When you are in Dubai, you just can’t afford to miss The Dubai Fountains. Set on the 30-acre manmade Burj Khalifa Lake, The Dubai Fountain is the world’s largest dancing fountain system that performs daily evening for 30 minutes on classical, Arabic and world music.
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Dubai Attraction #8. Palm Islands
Since the day it came into existence Palm Island has become one of the most popular tourist attractions in Dubai. Palm-tree shaped Palm Jumeirah is series of islands connected together made to look like a palm tree. Its outstanding infrastructure and exclusive engineering makes it uniquely attractive for resident as well as tourist.
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Dubai Attraction #7. Jumeirah Mosque
Jumeirah Mosque is one of the most beautiful mosques of the Dubai. Situated in the up-market beach area of Jumeirah it’s the only mosque in the Dubai which is open to its non-Muslim guests. The Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding hosts visits of the Jumeirah Mosque 6 days at 10:00 am.
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Dubai Attraction #6. The Dubai Mall
The Dubai Mall is the world’s largest shopping mall and entertainment destination which attracts more than 100 million visitors every year. This larger than life mall has everything that falls under the category of shopping, entertainment and fashion. On your visit to Dubai, go to this mall to know the real meaning of grand.
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Dubai Attraction #5. Dubai Museum
Located in the Al Fahidi Fort, Dubai Museum is the oldest existing building in Dubai which makes it one of the most popular tourist attractions in Dubai. Here you will get the clear picture of Dubai’s rise from village to global center of tourism, finance and commerce.
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Dubai Attraction #4. Wild Wadi Water Park
Themed around the tale of Juha, a famous character from the Arabian folklore, Wild Wadi Water Park is a must do attraction while you are in Dubai. Situated in front of Burj Al Arab, Wild Wadi offers 30 rides and a lot more attractions for all the family. Go there for fun, fun and fun.
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Dubai Attraction #3. Dubai Creek
Located in the heart of Dubai, Dubai creek is famous for its golf clubs, cruise, parks, dolphin shows and lot more attractions. Go to this place for any reason or without any reason, it will leave you awestruck by its magnificent beauty.
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Dubai Attraction #2. Burj Khalifa
Burj Khalifa is the tallest building in the world. 828 meters (2,716.5 feet) tall, Burj Khalifa is 3 times as tall as Eiffel Tower and twice as tall as the Empire State Building. It is Dubai’s pride that you can’t miss. So if you want to go high on your Dubai visit, go to Burj Khalifa.
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Dubai Attraction #1. Burj Al Arab
Situated on an artificial island, Burj Al Arab is one of the most extraordinary hotels in the world. More than a hotel it is the face of modern Dubai. If you can afford it, this the must visit place in Dubai.
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