DUBAI BEST ATTRACTIONS


Dubai Burj Khalifa-aad

BURJ KHALIFA

The tallest building in the world is located in Downtown Dubai, 1st interchange, Sheikh Zayed road.The construction of this magnificent structure began in 2004 and officially opened in January 2010. Burj Khalifa measures 828 meters or 2,716.5 ft. with more than 160 stories.

Burj Khalifa consists of 900 residences and 37 office floors intended for corporate offices.

This structure is not only recognized as the Tallest Building in the world but also being recognized for a lot of other things.
These recognitions include as the tallest free structure in the world, highest number of stories in the world, highest occupied floor in the world, highest outdoor observation deck in the world, having the tallest service elevator and longest travel distance for an elevator in the world.


Burj Al Arab Hotel-aad

BURJ AL ARAB



This 5 star luxury hotel often referred to as the only 7 star hotel in the world, has a 28 double storey floors, with 202 bedroom suites.
The hotel design features a steel exoskeleton wrapped around a reinforced concrete tower. Two wings spread in a V to form a vast mast, while the space between them is enclosed in a massive atrium by a Teflon coated fiber glass sail.


Atlantis The Palm-aad

ATLANTIS, THE PALM


Atlantis, The Palm is a resort in Palm Jumeirah that opened in September 2008.
The resort features 3 main attractions mainly the Aqua Venture Theme Park, Dolphin Bay and The Lost Chamber.
Aqua Venture Theme Park stands on a 42 acres area and known as the largest and most exciting water park in the Middle East. It showcases exciting and fun activities like master blaster, speed slides, river rapids, splashers, children’s playground, tropical landscapes, private beach, etc.


Dubai Bastakiya-aad

BUR BASTAKIYA / BASTAKIYA DISTRICT


BUR BASTAKIYA is located in Bur Dubai where tourist can find century old architecture dating back to the early 19th century.
It is one of the oldest heritage sites in Dubai and the last wind tower quarter left on the Arab side of the Gulf.

The name Bastakiya was derived from the Iranian town of Bastak, of whom many of the first traders in Dubai in the 19th century came from.

In this area, one can find the oldest building in Dubai which dates back to 1780s, The Al Fahidi Fort, Bait Al Wakeel, first office building, Dubai Museum, Majlis Gallery, Sheikh Mohammed Center for Cultural Understanding and XVA gallery.


Dubai Gold Souk-aad

DUBAI GOLD SOUK


DUBAI GOLD SOUK is located in the center of Dubai’s commercial district in Deira. It has a total of 300 gold retailers selling at very reasonable prices. It is world renowned for the shops laden gold and jewelries. It is the world’s largest gold bazaar thus receiving the name as the "City of Gold". Approximately there are 10 tons of gold present at any given time in the souk.


Dubai aquarium-aad

DUBAI AQUARIUM AND UNDERWATER ZOO


It is one of the largest tanks in the world at 51 meter x 20 meter x 11 meters featuring the world’s largest viewing panel at 32.8 meter wide and 8.3 meter high located in The Dubai Mall.
It houses more than 33,000 living animals, 85 species and 400 sharks and rays .It also has a 270 degree acrylic walkthrough tunnel and a special lunar-cyclic lighting system.
The underwater zoo gives tourists a face to face encounter with piranhas, giant catfish, otters, humbolt penguin colony, etc.
It was a given a recognition by the Guinness Book of World Records for having the world’s largest acrylic panel.


Dubai Wild Wadi-aad

WILD WADI WATER PARK


Wild Wadi Water Park is one of the best and most popular water parks in Dubai. It has the 2nd longest slide in the world and biggest pool in the Middle East. It is an outdoor water park with a heated/ cooled wave pool, multiple water slides, artificial surfing machines, 18 feet waterfall, etc.


Dubai largest fountain-aad

DUBAI FOUNTAIN


DUBAI FOUNTAIN is a 30 acre man-made Burj Khalifa Lake at the center of Downtown Dubai. It is illuminated by 6,600 lights and 25 colored projectors.
The fountain is 275 meters long and the water shoots 150 meters high and on January 2, 2010, the height has increased to 275 meters accompanied by a range of Arabic and world music.
It was inaugurated in May 2009 along with the official opening of Dubai Mall.


Ski Dubai-aad

SKI DUBAI

The first indoor ski resort in the Middle East located inside the Mall of the Emirates which opened in November 2005.
It is a unique mountain-themed attraction which offers skiing, snowboarding, tobogganing, etc., and enjoy real snow in Dubai all year.
The ski resort has a 60 meter high indoor mountain with 5 slopes and a 400 meter long run, which is the world’s first indoor black run.


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