Dubai, today is not the desert outpost it was once upon a time. In so many years it has transformed like nothing else into a developed city of high-rises and shopping malls. Tourists from all over the world come to this beautiful Arab land for shopping, sunshine and for a holiday getaway from work and stress. It has basically turned out to be one of the favorite vacation hot spots. But let’s take a moment to think about what makes Dubai so awesome, that it brings in millions of visitors every year from every corner of the world.
It is a widely known fact that Dubai is famous for the world’s current tallest building in the world, none other than the Burj Khalifa (there is a lot of competition for this title from other countries!). This is without doubt one of the must visit attractions in Dubai, which stands at 829.8 meters tall. The observation deck on the 124th floor (wow! I cannot even imagine myself going up that high!) is a must go while in the city. The Dubai Fountain, another attraction, just around the building is the world’s tallest performing fountain.
Dubai is very well known for its history, architecture and traditions. The traditional Dhow will show you the real beauty of Dubai, and that there is more life in this city than what you see from the outside. A beautiful evening in a traditional Dhow Cruise with your friends and family is a dream! You can opt for a Dhow Cruise Package that gives you the right combination of a cruise along the Dubai Creek, where you can witness the amazing architectural history of the city in the night light of the city and under the mesmerizing moonlight, as the evening breeze sways past you. How much more better can it get when you have some accompanying music, tanoura dance, artistic performances, magic shows and variety of other shows that will get your legs shaking and tummies giggling as most of these are unique, funny and not to mention, memorable; and that too all at the comfort of your table.
In the midst of all this fun and laughter, your tummies would surely be grumbling, and you would be craving to have a munch. Imagine enjoying a beautiful evening on a floating restaurant as the city lights create awe in your eyes. Dhow Cruise Dinner Deals in Dubai includes a delicious, mouth-watering intercontinental buffet dinner that would surely tickle your taste buds as you get the original taste of Arabia and various other vegetarian and non-vegetarian cuisines. No matter from which part of the world you are from, you are in for a treat in this buffet.
The Dubai Mall is the premier shopping mall in the city and the Burj Khalifa and the famous Dubai Aquarium can be accessed easily through the mall. It is almost unbelievable that there is so much more to see inside the mall. The aquarium houses nearly 140 various species of sea life, where you can also view an underwater zoo if you walk through the aquarium tunnels. Apart from that, things such as ice-skating rink, gaming zone, cinema complex are some of the few things that are available for entertainment. There is so much to shop and eat everywhere in the mall, with the company of music and live fashion shows in the mall.
There is an all-time round activity available in Dubai, which you cannot miss when you are here. It is the Desert Safari. You might have done a river safari in the Amazon river; a wildlife safari in Africa; but you can do a real desert safari only in Dubai. The Desert Safari deals in Dubai give you an all round experience of various inclusive activities such as dune bashing, camel riding, fire shows, sunset and sunrise photography, sandboarding, camel riding, and more than what you can even imagine. Think about cruising in a Toyota Land Cruiser 4×4 vehicle up and down the sand dunes. That is just an out of the world experience. The best part of about the desert safari is that it happens all throughout the day and night. It is possible to choose any that you are comfortable with. There are desert safaris that happen during sunrise, morning, evening, and even overnight.
The whole package of the safari includes various activities other than that mentioned earlier. If you are someone who enjoys thrillers and adventure, you can go for quad biking, dune buggy for a solo ride in the desert. If you have seen those large birds that come and sit on people’s hands on T.V., and you want to experience that, then you can go for Falcon photo. For girls and women, there is the henna tattoo available and sand art and kids area for your children. You can be rest assured that the desert safari tour package Dubai has something to offer for everyone.
It is considered as the most beautiful mosque in Dubai. It is a great instance of Islamic architecture. There are organized tours of the mosque to shower better understanding of the Muslim faith upon the devotees.
This is the house of the traditional souks (markets). The Gold Souk is world famous for being the largest gold market in the world. Apart from this, the Spice Souk being the market that sells every imaginable in the world, starting from salt, all the way to incense.
This monumental infrastructure is yet again the world’s largest and one of the most expensive hotels in the world, standing hotel at 321 meters high on Dubai’s very own artificial island along the coastline.
This fascinating strip of sandy white paradise is the premier beaches in Dubai. There are plenty of facilities, along with restaurants, sun loungers, water sports activities such as jet skiing available. Another attraction here is the shady date palms as these have been portrayed several times in movies.
Having said all this, Dubai has much more to offer, and is surely one of those places that everyone on earth must visit and should be in their bucket list. So, when are you planning your next visit to Dubai and which of the above places and activities would you like to visit and see?