Dubai is one of the most popular and booming emirates of the seven that make the United Arab Emirates. It has the best state-of-the-art infrastructure and is developing at a super fast speed not only in trade but tourism too. In fact they won the bid to host EXPO 2020. This luxurious city is right in the middle of the Arabian Desert, that has the beauty of dry sand and searing sun on one side while the other side you get to view the Persian Gulf beauty with far-reaching water.
This is a city of fun, adventure and nightlife. Shopping freaks will have a blast. There are many modern & historical buildings to gaze at while you are there. Here is a list of Top 8 places you must visit while you are on your trip to Dubai. Pick the best holiday packages and book them now before someone else bags on them.
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The tallest building in the world Burj Khalifa stands tall at 828 meters hovering over all the other tall buildings across the world. Besides being the tallest tower it also has an elevator that has the longest travelling distance. All, you gotta do is step in the elevator and let it take you at a high-speed to the top level the 124th floor- the observation deck that has glass walls from floor to the ceiling giving you the most outstanding view of Dubai, the golden desert & blue ocean taking your breath away.
Al Bastakiya is the oldest residential neighborhoods, currently it has become a museum. This residential area was established around the end of 19th century, and is the historic district of Dubai. Tourists visit this place and can see the amazing & classic old architecture through the narrow streets.
Islands usually exist naturally, but Palm Jumeirah is the world’s largest man-made Island. Looking at the architecture & the beauty people sometime even call it the 8th Wonder of the World. You will find beautiful Apartments & Villas, with beaches, restaurants and more. An amazing place to take the most beautiful pictures.
If you are a shopping freak, then Dubai Mall should be your next stop. There are more than 1200 shops, the famous Dubai Fountain, and a lot more. Everyone will find something picking their interest and worth buying. This mall is said to have over 100 million visitors every year.
Flyboarding has become quite a popular sport in Dubai that was created by French jet-ski designer Franky Zapata. It is an amazing sport, if you love a challenge than this one is for you. Watching people in action will make your heart beats 10times faster. Don’t Miss Doing this !
Up for some thrill in your life? Let go of all the fear, feel every breath, jump with all your heart feel the cool breeze, leave all your worries, just float in the beautiful sky if Dubai. Dubai Skydiving is something you shouldn’t miss. There are 2 locations for Skydiving, one is the desert, the other is in the heart of the city. Just do your check before heading there as they have rules regarding weight & clothing. If you don’t want to jump just watch then Skydive Dubai Cafe is an amazing place to relax, drink your favourite coffee and watch people Jump.
This is something you have to add in your list. Bungee Jumping is a lifetime experience. Jump and gaze at the beautiful Dubai. If you are brave enough to do it alone, then Tandem jumping is another option. What are you waiting for go for it.!
8. Gold Souk
Gold is something you cannot avoid, and being in Dubai and not visiting Gold Souk is a sin! Yeah, glittering lines of gold can be seen in the traditional market. There will be no fakes, the government has strict rules on the quality, so anything you want to bag on will be pure & legitimate. Barter is a way of life in the Gold Souk, so don’t miss on that!
There are many more places to visit, the list is never-ending. Everytime you search online you will find more places to add to your bucket list for Dubai. Go plan your trip as November is approaching. The most appropriate time to visit Dubai is from November to April. Mzahid has a lot of Dubai holiday packages for you to choose from. Plan your trip soon!