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Dubai, the land of sands and tall buildings have often enthralled people from all across the world. It is a marvel to see the level of technological advancement it has made as compared to other places in the United Arab Emirates. Dubai as a vacation destination has loads to offer. No matter what you are on the lookout for Dubai has something or the other up its sleeve for shoppers, architecture lovers and also for those who just want to unwind. When planning a visit, ensure that below five gorgeous places are included in your itinerary!
The Majestic Burj Khalifa
That's the only word that befits one of the world's most iconic skyscrapers. This building stands really tall at 828 meters above sea level. No matter where you are in Dubai, you will not be able to miss the Burj. Naturally, it is the tallest building in the world and overpowers the Dubai skyline. A must visit is to the observation deck at the 124th floor. On a lucky day you can get a clear view of the entire Dubai city. There is also a Sky Lounge located at the 148th floor. The Burj is a must place for you to visit when in Dubai.
If you love to shop, then Dubai is the perfect place for you. Right next to the Burj is the shopper’s paradise. To call it a mall is an understatement. It is almost like a huge amusement park with almost 2,000 shops and brands, 200 restaurants and recreational activities for both kids and adults. The shopping plazas are huge and even a day spent over there is not enough to cover the mall. Almost all the big brands have their outlets here. If you want to know what is in vogue, then this is the perfect place to be in. Also, as Dubai is tax free, the goodies available there is cheaper than elsewhere. So happy shopping!
The Downtown Water Fountain
The water fountain downtown is another show stopper in Dubai. The water fountain is strategically placed right next to Burj Khalifa and outside the Dubai mall. Dubai believes in beating the world in everything they do. One such example is the world’s largest choreographed fountain here in Dubai's downtown. People from all across the world actually fly here to see the wonderful water fountain dancing with music and lights. So, after long days out shopping ensure that you relax and unwind near the water fountain at down town.
Dubai is an architect’s delight - a perfect example is its manmade, palm shaped island, Palm Jumeirah. Again, another feather in its cap is this largest artificial island in the world, It is undoubtedly, one of the most expensive and sought-after locations in the world. There are various seven-star properties, each offering the experience of a lifetime. In terms of facilities sky is the limit. This place will pamper you in more ways than one.
Dubai has a lot of pomp and show to offer to its visitors. Right from the tallest building in the world to the world’s largest artificial island – Dubai is the epitome of modern lifestyle and technology. They believe in the motto that anything and everything is possible if you put your heart. However, the of entire story of evolution started with this Dubai Creek. This is the very place where the trade of Dubai started playing a pivotal role in its development. While the rest of Dubai will show you a glimpse of the modern side… this will take you back in time. Filled with museums this place will give you an insight about what was Dubai in yester years.
So Dubai definitely has a lot up its sleeve. The best thing being that they have something or the other for everyone. So, no one will actually get disappointed once they come to Dubai. There are many Dubai Tour packages that can help you plan a budget-friendly trip. Ensure that you select one that matches your budget and interest also. Keep a tab that the above must-see places are included in the package.
So, what are you waiting for? Pack your bags and see you in Dubai!