Dubai trip always tops the must-visit destination list of every person who is planning to go on a world tour. This city is packed with many attractions for its tourists, be it the skyscrapers, theme parks, beaches, man-made islands, architecture, museums or the luxury shopping malls, everything makes tourists amazed with its beauty. To be honest, even the regular travelers to Dubai experience something new in their every visit. The charisma and history of the Arabian Desert with the lavish amenities of the metropolis make it a great place to pack the bags and trip to Dubai.
Few of the things to do in Dubai when you are in the town:
Where to go in Dubai? This is the biggest shopping mall that has over 1300 stores. Undeniably, Dubai is the most favorite shopping destination of many celebrities. Even if you are not interested in buying anything, you can go on a window shopping in this biggest retail center.
There are many entertainment options in this mall like an ice rink, movie theatres, and a kids’ zone. The aquarium has thousands of underwater creatures, which is a real visual treat for kids and elders alike. If you are staying in Dubai for a night, you should never miss to witness the beauty of the Dubai fountain that is placed outside the mall. The Fountain show with rich Eastern and Western music is soothing to the ears and a treat to the eyes.
Dubai is connected to all parts of the city. This is one of the Dubai attractions. You can witness the main attractions in the city from Sheikh Zayed Road. The Big Bus in Dubai would pass through the top places in the city. Be it you want to enjoy the ancient culture of the city or the modern architecture of Burj Khalifa, you can hop on and hop off to explore the city at your convenient time and pace. The air conditioning, cabin and open top seating would let you enjoy the aura of the city. The frequency of the buses would be from 5 to 15 minutes, so you do not need to wait for them for hours together.
This beach is located in a stone throw distance from Burj Khalifa. People who want to enjoy the sunrise and sunset would visit this beach to enjoy the bright rays. The water sport fanatics can enjoy the water games in the beach and people who want to enjoy the calmness of the waters can sit on the shore. This beach is equipped with playground for kids and many picnic areas to well spend a day out with family. This beach is well maintained and you can enjoy the neat white sand views. The cafes that are located on the beaches are the best place to rejuvenate after a tiresome day out.
This is one of the most famous and best places to visit in Dubai. The white façade of the mosque would grace like a 500 dirham note. The architectural style of the mosque is similar to that of the constructions done during the Fatimid era. The non-Muslims are also allowed to visit the Jumeirah ornate décor that has painted panels with yellow and blue background. The people who want to visit this mosque should come in modest attire. Women should cover their heads with scarves.
In between the skyscrapers is this tourist attraction that is located in the historic district. This fishing village earned a lot of fame during the 19th century from Iranian traders. The old houses, outdoor cafes, Arabian tea houses and many art galleries make this a place to visit in Dubai without giving a miss. The Dubai Museum is also located in this place. This will take you to the other side of Dubai, which is totally out from the glitz and Glam of the place.
Where to go in Dubai? This place is perfect for titans where trading is done since centuries. You can take a day out to visit the souks, i.e. bazaars. The Gold souks that are in the Creek South bank would display necklaces, bracelets, earrings and many other gold accessories. The Gold souk is the gold trading center of the world. Around 20% of the gold would be distributed from this market. In addition to gold, the souk also sells diamonds, platinum and silver.
The Dubai trip is incomplete without visiting this water park. It is situated on the rooftop of the world’s tallest building, i.e. Burj Khalifa. This park offers water rides for all age group people. The park is modeled in the Juha form. People who want to get away from the hectic schedule can land in this park to take a ride in the lazy river and relax.
If you are bored with the glamour of Dubai, you can head to the Desert in Dubai. This national park is spread over 87 square miles. This reserve is used as a research unit, but many travelers would explore the area with a single caveat. This park offers many interesting things that would cater to the needs of the travelers with different interests. The people who want to seek thrill can go on sand boarding.
This would take you to the beauty of this monumental city. This museum is located in the Al Fahidi Fort, which is the oldest of the forts in Dubai that was used by the defense station. Today, this museum has a rich cultural, historical and geographical landscapes. You can see the goods that were sold in the 1950s to learn about marine life, which stands are key Dubai attractions.
The above are a few things to do in Dubai you need to tick off before flying back to your place from Dubai.