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12 Best Places to Visit in Dubai

Manali Oak Jun 11, 2024
Burj Khalifa
This skyscraper is the tallest structure and the tallest building in the world. It's total height is 829.8 m.
From the observation decks at various levels, you can get scenic views of Dubai.
Burj Al Arab
Shaped like the sail of a ship, this is a luxury hotel standing on an artificial island.
With a height of 321 m, it is among the world's tallest hotels.
Dubai Frame
Boasting of being the largest frame in the world, this frame is located in Zabeel Park, Dubai.
One can view Dubai's modern landmarks from one side of the frame and older parts of the city can be viewed from the other side.
Dubai Miracle Garden
Launched on February 14, 2013, it spans an area of 72,000 sq.m. and features millions of flowers and plants.
It is the largest natural flower garden in the world.
It holds the Guinness World record for being the world's largest vertical garden, and for housing the world's largest flower structure and tallest topiary supported structure.
Dubai Mall
With a floor area of 5.9 million square feet, this mall is the largest in the world and has been one of the most visited buildings welcoming 54 million visitors annually.
The mall houses a huge luxury hotel, several cinema screens, hundreds of restaurants and cafes and thousands of parking spaces.
Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo
Located at the Dubai Mall and among its main attractions is the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo. It features more than 200 species of marine animals.
Dubai Fountain
This is a choreographed fountain system which is 275 m long and can shoot water up to a height of over 150 m. It can spray 22,000 gallons of water in air.
This fountain system uses over 6000 lights and 50 colored projectors and its performances are accompanied by light and music.
Palm Jumeirah
This man-made island, when seen from above, looks like a palm tree. Many of Dubai's luxurious resorts are located here. 
Sail around the island in a yatch or a speedboat. If you are seeking adventure, skydive above this island.
Global Village
With a huge parking space and different sections for food, shopping, carnivals, events and concerts, Global Village is the world's largest entertainment, tourism, leisure and shopping project.
You will find cultures of 90 countries around the world, combined at the Global Village.
Ski Dubai
Located at the Mall of the Emirates, Ski Dubai is an indoor ski resort with a skiing area of over 22,000 sq.m.
Here, you can enjoy skiing, other shows and rides and also meet the snow penguins.
Ski Dubai is the world's largest indoor snow park.
Dubai Creek
It is a saltwater creek where you can experience a blend of old and modern cultures of Dubai.
Take a Dhow cruise at daytime or night to capture scenic views of the city and its beautiful skyline.
Desert Safari
If you are a thrill seeker, go for a desert safari in Dubai. Enjoy dune bashing, quad biking, sandboarding and camel rides.
These travel destinations of Dubai are unmissable. So, if you are thinking of a tour to this city, do add these places to your itinerary.
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