Over the past decade, Dubai has made remarkable growth and has become a benchmark for the world. The journey from being a small Bedouin village to the largest oil supplier and finally becoming the global entertainment hub of the world, Dubai has come a long way. The amazing city of Dubai stretches for 25 miles and offers ample opportunities for tourists to experience new and exciting things.
Things to do in Dubai
1. An exclusive view of the world
It is not yet possible to see the world the way it is from the mighty Burj Khalifa- the world’s tallest standing man-made structure. It is hard to describe the view from its 144th floor observation desk in words and that is what makes it a must visit place. The Burj Khalifa is standing tall on top of the world at a height of 829.8 meters, thus, creating an iconic skyline of Dubai.
2. Eat, stay at the world’s only 7-star hotel in the world
There are places like the voco Dubai hotel that many people may opt to stay at when they visit this city. With there being many choices though of accommodation, the idea of staying at the beautiful and iconic Burj Al Arab is definitely a place worth being at (if your pocket allows). While the only super luxurious 7 star hotel in the world is a treat to your senses, its design has become the development icon of the city of Dubai. The Burj Al Arab stands erect on an artificial island and is the 3rd
3. Shop at the world’s biggest mall
Visiting Dubai and not seeing the grandeur of the biggest mall in the world is not possible. Visit Dubai mall- the biggest mall of the world in terms of area has over 120 cafes and restaurants and over 1200 retail outlets to shop from. The mall is home to the Dubai aquarium and underwater zoo as well. It also boasts of an Olympic proportion skating rink.
4. Skydive over Palm Jumeirah
This is truly going to be your one of a kind experience. Skydiving over the artificial archipelago of Palm Jumeirah shaped like a palm tree promises you of magnificent views and a top-notch adrenaline rush. And yes, you don’t need to be a trained diver, there are special sky diving feats organized for newbies too.
5. Enjoy the Dubai Desert Safari
Let’s admit there’s nothing like the Dubai desert safari experience. A chance to experience the Bedouin era clubbed with a touch of luxury and royalty can only happen in Dubai. Take a four-wheel drive to the authentic campsite in the middle of the desert with traditional dances, cuisine and entertainment only
.6. Witness the Dubai Fountain show
Who would want to miss a chance of witnessing a free show of the world’s biggest choreographed water fountain at the world’s biggest mall? Visit the Dubai mall between (Saturday to Thursday 1pm and 1.30pm; 6- 11pm every 30 minutes and Friday 1.30pm and 2pm; 6- 11pm every 30 minutes) and enjoy the spectacular show of the Dubai fountain. Even if you have seen the Bellagio fountain in Vegas, this one is much bigger, better, louder and grander than that.
7. Visit the Dubai Miracle Garden
Enjoy the mesmerizing beauty of the world’s biggest natural flower garden that houses over 45 million different species of flowers spread over a 72000 sq. meter site. It has traditional flower beds, topiary style majestic displays, and blooms tailored into different shapes that will leave you awestruck and Only one of its kind man-made island structures in the world, the Palm islands consist of the design of a tree trunk, with a crown of 16 fronds surrounded by a crescent-shaped island that forms an 11km long breakwater. The island adds 16km to the Dubai coastline. The island consists of uber-luxury residences, entertainment centers, hotels, and resorts that make your visit truly memorable. It is preferred by honeymooners for a private beach honeymoon.