1. Burj Khalifa
829.8 meters tall Burj Khalifa is the tallest building in the world and is indeed key attraction of Dubai. Speed elevators take you to the 124th floor observation desk from where you can get the bird’s eye view with dessert on a side and and blue ocean on another. This breath taking view is something you can’t miss in Dubai.
2. Jumeirah Beach
Spending your holidays sounds so right with a place like Jumeriah Beach and is one of the popular most places of Dubai. Luxurious hotels,spa right across the road near Jumeriah beach makes it an ideal destination. You can relax and watch sunset or have fun and participate in water sports like jet skiing, water skiing, paragliding and surfing in the beach.
3. Dubai Mall
Dubai Mall is famous amongst shopaholics for extravaganza festivals ‘Dubai shopping festival’ and ‘Dubai summer surprises’ andprovide a wide range of products to shop from. Spoilt for choices you will be amazed to see what all this mall has to offer. It provides entry to Burj Khalifa and also is home to the very popular Dubai Aquarium. Apart from shopping you can also indulge in fun activities with gaming zone, ice skating rink and multiplex.
4. Dubai Creek
Dubai Creek is one of the romantic most places of Dubai. You can take a boat tour to the other end of the Port of Creek Sea which cuts through the center of town. The picturesque view of the amazing and historic city with your loved ones is what makes it more beautiful.
5. Dubai Aquarium
Containing 140 different kind of aquatic species, Dubai Aquarium has become world’s largest underwater aquarium. You can observe these creatures by walking down the 48 meter long tunnel. For adventuresome people, cage snorkeling and shark diving is best. Others can enjoy underwater zoo, glass bottom boat tours.
6. Global Village
Global village is an extravagant experience for Dubai-ans as well as tourists. Entire village lights up in night and is decorated beautifully. It offers you with everything as you can shop across the village, attend stage shows or taste deliciously prepared cuisines from various country. This remain open from November to March every year.
7. Burj al-Arab
This is the most expensive 7 star hotel and 4th tallest hotel in the world. Apart from the luxuries it offers a beautifully choreographed lighting that enhance the picturesque view of Dubai. The sky view bar at 27th floor offers the magnificent view of Palm Jumeriah.
8. Bastakia (Old Dubai)
Bastakiya, located alongside Al Fahidi Fort and Dubai Creek, is also known as Al Fahidi Historic District or Al Bastakia. If you want to walk down the roads to explore the historical buildings, houses with wooden floor, mosque. Cultural lovers who want to escape from the modern city for awhile can visit the place.
9. Deira Souk
Adjacent to Dubai Creek, Deira Souk is the Largest Gold market in world. Old architecture of Dubai is evident in these market. The only treat to eyes is the shops displaying luminous gold jewelries. It’s popular amongst shopaholics and every gold lover. Apart from gold you can also find distinct spices in the nearby market.
10. Dubai Museum
Inside Al Fahidi Fort, you can visit Dubai Museum which is perfect for the history lovers. This place tells you all about history of Dubai,how it turned into a futuristic state from a tiny fishing village. Many images and artifacts show the Arabian culture, archaeological findings.