Luxurious shops, spectacular skyscrapers, beautiful hotels and tropical temperatures. Dubai is an unique city in which the possible and the impossible is mixed. In Dubai it is impossible to get bored. If you also want to visit this place, you will find our tips for the places you should not miss.
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7 things you shoud experience in Dubai
Burj Khalifa: the tallest skyscraper in the world offers an epic panoramic view of Dubai. The best experiences are waiting for you on the 124th floor. If you need more adrenaline, you can experience the view from Top Sky Lounge on the 148th floor while enjoying your cocktail.
Old town: there you will find traditional markets, authentic dishes and cultural experiences. If you feel like shopping, head to the Dubai Mall, which is located right next to the Burj Khalifa. If you’re a shopping fanatic, don’t miss the 1,200 shops and 150 restaurants. An alternative to Dubai Mall is Deira Market. There you can buy spices, herbs, but also 18 carat jewelry.
Jumeirah Mosque: one of the most visited sights that you should also see. This mosque is the only mosque in Dubai that non-Muslims can admire six days a week. Don’t forget to show respect for their religion and dress accordingly. Women are supposed to cover their hair.
Dubai Fountain: the largest fountain in the world or a water spectacle with music and light projection. The water shoots up to 150 meters in height. The fountain show takes place every 30 minutes from 6 p.m. every day. Let yourself be enchanted.
Palm Jumeirah: this artificial island in the shape of a palm is one of the greatest wonders and is proof that anything is possible in Dubai. There you will find the most luxurious hotels.
Desert safari: sand dunes and a jeep or camel ride will spice up your vacation.
More adrenaline? You should try flyboarding. In 30 minutes you can float, dive and dance over the water.
Do you want to watch the spectacular scenery from above? Then the helicopter sightseeing flight is something for you.
Tropical Dubai and skiing? Why not. You can find this combination in the Ski Dubai indoor ski area, one of the most innovative attractions in Dubai.
Excursion for the whole family: you can enjoy family time together in one of the best aqua parks in the world. Aquaventure water park was inspired by the mythical city of Atlantis.
Fun, adrenaline and speed – that’s how you can describe the IMG Worlds of Adventure indoor amusement park. Bring out the kid in you on the area of 28 soccer fields.
Where to stay?
Hotel Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Al Mina **** is a modern hotel with a rooftop pool and a wonderful view of the city. It is located in the Jumeirah area, which is where you can also discover the newest beach area, La Mer.
Dubai City Travel guide – Guide Pal: an app with the list of the most popular restaurants, shops, bars and clubs. Take a look at the map and find cool places in your area.Photo source: Shutterstock, Dreamstime, Unsplash.com