Travel is an experience, a take-off journey right from our heart to explore a place or a destination. Most of us dream to travel. Choosing the apt destination and the right destination planner is indeed a blessing. It was love at first sight for us in Dubai. From the moment you leave the airport, Dubai is one big wow.
Dubai is an ultimate destination for all age groups. A perfect tourist getaway packed with tons of top attractions, water sports, Ariel adventures desert experiences, adventure theme parks etc at any time of the year. Do not be reluctant or withhold your wish to holiday in Dubai even during summer heat when the temperature is almost 50 Degree. Dubai is a year-round destination and you will be surprised to see the variety of Dubai indoor attractions are innumerable.
There are many top-rated tourist attractions in Dubai that cannot be missed if you are planning to Dubai tours. Let us look at some of Dubai’s top attractions briefly that will guide you to include the top attractions on your bucket list.
1) Burj Khalifa –
Do not miss your chance to visit the tallest structure in the world and gaze as the tip of the humongous skyscraper touch the blue sky. Burj Khalifa is a key attraction in Dubai - Get to the observation deck at the top of “Burj Khalifa” on the 124th and 125th floor and see Dubai from bird’s eye view. Tickets are sold based on prime and non-prime hours.
Timing: Starts at 11 AM
Location: 1 Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Blvd –
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2) Dubai Mall
Located in the Dubai downtown district, and renowned to be one of the biggest malls in the world The Dubai Mall showcases over 1200 shops of best international brands, biggest candy shops, over a 100 restaurants and cafes and 21 cinema screens. The Dubai Mall is home to the world’s biggest – Dubai Aquarium. Simply a perfect choice on your travel itinerary you can also watch the world-famous Dubai dancing fountains
Timing: 10 AM to 12 AM
Location: 1 Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Blvd – Dubai.
Tickets: Free Entry
3) Mall of the Emirates & Dubai Ski
The Mall of Emirates is one of the biggest malls housing the Dubai ski resort, which is the world’s first indoor ski resort, Family entertainment centres, exquisite culinary options, branded shopping etc. The Dubai ski is one of Dubai favourite attractions especially during the scorching summer heat. Located inside Mall of the Emirates, you can chill out and enjoy all snow activities imaginable be it skiing, sledging, or simply enjoy throwing snowballs or interact with the penguins.
Timing: 10 AM to 10 PM
Location: Sheikh Zayed Road – Dubai.
Tickets: Entry is free
4) Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding
Best desired places to visit in Dubai is the Sheikh Mohammad Centre for Cultural Understanding where you learn history, culture and tradition of the Emiratis. It is your opportunity to connect with Emirati culture, the local food, and the religion which will change your outlook to the Arab world. You need to book in advance to get your desired timings or chat with a local and enjoy the Emirati cuisine.
Opens at: 9 AM
Duration: 4 Hours
Location: Al Musalla Road –
Dubai Tickets: Entry fee applicable/ book your space in advance
5) Dubai Museum
Explore the culture, history, tradition at the oldest building in Dubai. Dubai Museum at the 18th century AL Fahidi Fort displays the life of the Emiratis during the pre-oil period, the museum portrays the evolution from fishing and pearling which was the main occupation to transforming to international centre of trade, finance, and tourism. The Dubai Museum showcases a variety of art and artifacts dating back to 3000 BC.
Timing: Saturday to Thursday – 8:30 AM to 10:30 PM
Friday – 2:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Location: Al Fahidi Area, Bur Dubai
6) The Bastakiya Quarter
The oldest vicinity of Dubai exquisitely preserved for future generations. The traditional built wind towers, historic buildings, and the traditional Bastakiya nights make your evening exciting. Feel the warmth and Arabian hospitality while you explore the history of the Emiratis.
Timing: 9 AM to 6 PM
Location: Al Fahidi Historical District,
Dubai Tickets: Free Entry
7) Palm Island Jumeirah
Dubai Renowned as the 08th wonder of the world, and an achievement in the modern architectural and real estate development. Dubai’s man-made, palm tree-shaped island is a wonder to many, this masterpiece is a must-visit attraction in Dubai. If you are a crazy adventurer get to enjoy the complete view of Palm Island Jumeirah by participating in the skydive session.
8) Dubai Fountains
Gaze at Dubai top attractions, a unique scintillating largest performing fountains in the world – The Dubai water fountain show is a visual treat to your eyes and gives a soothing effect to your mind and soul. When you visit the fountains, you can also choose to dine at a café, restaurant, or cruise on the canal.
9) Dubai Frame
The largest ever made picture-like frame in the history of mankind. Get atop and walk on the glass floor, take a glimpse of both old and New Dubai from the Sky deck of the Dubai Frame, one of the lately added attraction in Dubai.
Opening hours from 12:00 pm till 7:30 pm.
Entry fee: AED 50 per person
10) Jumeirah Beach & Burj Al Arab, Jumeirah
The best beach in Dubai – the Jumeirah beach is the ideal getaway to relax and refresh yourself. The tranquillity of the sandy beach is enlightened by the luxurious Burj Al Arab at the backdrop is a wonderful picturesque. Enjoy a sumptuous meal at the Burj Al Arab or enjoy local dining at one of the eateries in the Jumeirah after a great day at the beach.
Timing: Saturday to Wednesday – 7:30 am to 10 pm Thursday
Friday – 7:30 AM to 11 PM
Location: Jumeirah Beach Road – Dubai. Tickets: Free Entry
11) Dubai Gold Souk & Dubai Spice Souk
The worlds most visited souk is the Dubai Gold Souk. The glittering pathways of the souk is home to hundreds of retailers offering gold, silver, diamond, and other precious metals. Walk through the narrow pathways of the traditional Dubai Spice Market where the air you breathe is filled with the aroma of the spices, herbs, incense, and traditional medicines.
Timing: Saturday to Thursday – 10 AM to 10 PM Friday – 4 PM to 10 PM
Location: Baniyas Street, Deira, Dubai Tickets
12) Desert Safari Dubai
The desert safari adventure is best tour in Dubai. The desert safari program is a blend of thrill and adventure and in still memories for lifetime. For those who carve for a difference book your desert safari trip to the tranquillity of the desert. Enjoy nature at its best and watch the sunset with desert as the backdrop. Its not only about adventure it’s a cultural experience to enjoy the Arabian hospitality, their tradition, live entertainment shows and a delicious Barbeque dinner.
Starts at: 14.30 PM
Duration: 7 Hours
Location: Desert Safari Dubai