10 Best Places For Tourists To Visit While In Dubai

(Last Updated On: August 21, 2015)

Dubai is the ultimate tourist destination if you are into so much luxury and site seeing spectacular buildings and landmarks. The city that had its foundation from oil money has become a very popular tourist destination and now makes so much money from foreigners.

Here are some 10 places you should try visit the next time you are in Dubai.

1. Dubai Mall

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Its not just any kind of mall, its very massive and is one of the largest in the world. It gets over 100 million visitors every year who come and leave their millions of dollars here.

 

2. Ski Dubai

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Have you ever imagined that you could find snow in the middle of the desert? The temperature inside the resort remains below 0 degrees celcius at all times. They built a mountain range and have giant plastic balls where you can sit inside and roll down the mountain.

 

3. Palm Island

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This is one of the most beautiful man made islands ever made. The island takes the form of a palm tree topped by a cresent. It is a really completely marvellous place to just switch off and recharge your batteries.

 

4. The Atlantis Hotel

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This hotel is just visually stunning.  It is located on The Palm which is a man made island. Here you will get to enjoy an exhilarating water park, white beaches, spa , cosmopolitan boutiques and an inbuilt water aquarium with a large variety of fish.

 

5. Aquaventure Waterpark and Wild Wadi

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If you are into theme parks and water parks Dubai has them. This one is actually bigger than some cities in this world.

 

6. The Burj Al Arab aka The Tower of The Arabs

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Termed as the world’s only 7 star hotel, this is a very great spot to be in if you have millions of dollars idling in your bank account. The unique sail shaped silhouette is the symbol of modern Dubai and what they are capable of.

 

7. Global Village

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If you want to feel at home while in Dubai this is the place for you. You might just find stuff from your own country right here. This is a venue termed as an international shopping center due to different stuff from different countries in one spot.

 

8. The Burj Khalifa

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The tallest building in the world and one of the most expensive buildings ever built. Tom Cruise actually ran across it in Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol. Outside the is a fountain which cost $200 million illuminated by 6600 lights and 50 coloured projectors. The observation desk is the highest in the world.

 

9. Dubai Fountains

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Its the world’s largest choreographed fountain system on the man-made Burj Khalifa lake. It’s just a must see.

 

10. Saga Republic

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This is an indoor entertainment complex waaaaay cooler than Disney World. It has giant indoor slides, giant dinosaur fossils, human sized blue hedgehogs running around and many rides and video games. Most enjoyable place for kids and adults to end the night