Dazzling roads, spectacular beaches, jaw-dropping structures and breathtaking architecture- that’s Dubai for you. The ‘City of Dreams’ is known for its modern architecture, luxury shopping, and a happening nightlife scene. While the skyline of the city is enough to amaze you, Dubai offers a plethora of activities and attractions which are sure to make you fall in love with the city. Here are some of them.
The world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa is among the most recognizable structures in the world. The iconic landmark stands 828m high and is truly a marvel of both engineering and imagination. You can choose to dine in the restaurant and lounge on the 122nd floor for a truly special experience. Spread across floors 152, 153 and 154, The Lounge at Burj Khalifa is the tallest lounge on the planet.
Built in traditional Fatimid style, the iconic Jumeirah Mosque is one of the most photographed landmarks of Dubai. Its stunning architecture looks even more striking when lit up against an evening sky. This is also the only Dubai mosque to open its doors to non-Muslims. The mosque opened its doors to all visitors and travellers alike in 1998. You can go for the guided tours, interactive cultural discussions and open Q&A for a more engaging cultural experience.
Head to Jumeirah Beach for warm sunshine, relaxation, seaside dining and family fun. While there are a number of pristine beaches in Dubai, you cannot miss out on this one. You are sure to get some stunning views of Dubai’s iconic hotel – Burj Al Arab. You can also indulge in a range of water sport activities that the beach offers.
Dubai Miracle Garden
This magnificent 72,000 sq.mts. space comes to life every year from mid-November to mid-May. Dubai Miracle Garden is set in the heart of Dubailand and was launched in 2013. With more than 150 million colourful flowers, the garden certainly offers a view worth capturing. You can see flowers arranged in colourful arches and patterns, forming myriad shapes. The garden is sure to spellbind you with breathtaking visuals.
A must-not-miss activity in Dubai, Desert Safari can give you thrill, fun and relaxation based on which package you choose. From camping under the stars to quad biking over sand dunes and taking a sunrise hot air balloon tour, the deserts of Dubai certainly give you more options than you can imagine.
(Curated by Priya Pareek)