Best Sightseeing Places in Dubai
Before visiting Dubai, you must know the best places you must visit during your Dubai
vacation, so read on.
Burj Al Arab :
An impressive landmark of Dubai and a five star hotel, it soars up to the height of 321
metre. It is amongst the tallest building in the world.
Burj Khalifa :
This skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates and is the tallest man-made structure
in the world. In Dubai, it is one of the most popular tourist attraction visited by a huge of
tourists every year.
Historical Attractions :
If you are interested in History, then you can visit historical attractions of Dubai including
Bastakiya Quaters, Dubai Museum, Grand Mosque, Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House,
Jumeirah Archeological site, Jumeirah Mosque, Burj Nahar, Dhow Wharfage, etc.
Wild Wadi Waterpark:
It is an interesting children water park that includes various exciting rides for all ages.
The water park also includes the popular almost free-fall ride, Jumeirah Sceirah.
Some Extraordinary Tourist Attractions:
Deira's traditional markets (street markets, Spice Souk) & Gold Souk, Hatta Mountains,
Hydropolis Underwater Hotel, Palm Jumeirah, Atlantis Palm Jumeirah, Dubai
Aquarium and Underwater Zoo, Ski Dubai, Ferrari World, Dubai Ice Rink, Dubai Desert
Conservation Centre, The World or World Islands, Dolphin Bay and The World or World
Islands. You can explore any of these destinations during your Dubai travel.
Best Time for Holidaying in Dubai
The best time to visit Dubai is during the winter months, which is between the months of
November and April. During this time, the weather is pleasant and perfect for all types
of outdoor activities. Moreover, tourists and shopaholics flock to Dubai in January and
February, because of the Dubai Shopping Festival. So, whether you are shopping lover
or tourist, plan your Dubai tour as per the most suitable time.
Must Buy Things from Dubai
Dubai is a shopping paradise for all. It has something for everyone and the best bargain
you can get is during the Dubai Shopping Festival, when everything is offered on great
rates. Well, there are some exclusive items which you must buy from your Dubai trip.
You can shop for designer & exclusive clothes from the Global village, electronic items
like, TV, mobile phone and much more. The best thing to but from here is Gold from
the high quality Gold souk. Some of the other items are dry fruits, Almonds and dates
dipped in chocolate, Camel-milk chocolates, designer shoes, exquisitely carved Persian
carpets, Frankincense, saffron, bezar (a mix of Arabian spices), rosewater and orange
blossom water (used in salads, pastries or desserts in Arabic cooking) and traditionally
carved dagger (if your country's customs allows it).
Explore Options to Reach Dubai
Prior to booking your Dubai holiday packages, you must checkout the ways to reach
this beautiful city. To know more, read on:
The Dubai International Airport is the only airport to arrive this metropolis city. In fact,
it is the busiest airport in the UAE. The airlines servicing the airport include Emirates
Airlines (Dubai's official international airline), which connects the city to over a 100
destinations worldwide, FlyDubai (an LCC) and Etihad. Other ways to enter in the city
are through the Sharjah International Airport with Air Arabia, from where A Dh 50 taxi
ride will get you to Dubai in no time.
Emirates Express joins Dubai to all other emirates. There is frequent bus services
operate between Dubai, Ajman, Sharjah, Masafi, Abu Dhabi etc.
On self drive, the one and only way to enter Dubai is via Oman which won't require you
a permit, only an exit charge of 3000 Omani Rial. On your way back, you'll have to show
the payment receipt to re-enter Oman.