Buildings that seemingly defy gravity, sprawling maze-like malls, world-class restaurants with cuisines from every corner of the globe, exciting theme parks, when it comes to attractions Dubai is in a league of its own, stunning and impressing In the same breath. Home to almost everything that is tallest, biggest and best, Dubai has so many places of tourist interest, five among them that you simply must not miss.
Towering at an unimaginable height of almost 830 meters Burj Khalifa is the tallest structure and building in the world today. One can ride up to the 124th floor to the observation deck and catch spectacular views of the city and the sunset. You can book your tickets online to avoid standing in the queue.
At the base of the Burj Khalifa, lies yet another marvel that has to be seen to be believed. A series of fountains now famous as Dubai Fountains will mesmerize you with their choreographed swaying to popular and classic tunes and a dazzling light show. Although the fountains perform multiple times a day the best time to visit would be after sunset to watch the light show at its best.
Mall of the Emirates
If you are a compulsive shopper, Mall of the Emirates is just the place you would want to visit. Amongst the biggest malls in the region MoE, as it is popularly known, is home to over 500 retailers showcasing all the best brands in the world. Apart from offering an unforgettable shopping experience, MoE also features Ski Dubai with a unique ski slope where people come to ski.
IMG Worlds of Adventure
While there are famous fun parks across the world, there’s nothing that comes even remotely close to IMG Worlds of Adventure, the world’s largest indoor theme park in Dubai. The park is equivalent to the size of 28 football fields and features the fastest and tallest roller coaster and other adventure rides, food courts and retail stores.