Top attractions to visit in Dubai

Located on the south-eastern coast of the Persian Gulf, Dubai is amongst the seven emirates of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The most populous of all cities in UAE, this city is wholly defined by skyscraper buildings, towering corporate offices, bustling shopping complexes, and charming beaches. Be it career-oriented opportunities, entertainment, accommodation, shopping or dining, this dazzling city is rich in every aspect. By availing Dubai tour packages, travellers can explore the beautiful landscape of this city in a hassle-free manner.

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The presence of the only seven-star hotels makes this city unique from the rest of the world. This city for its lavish and extravagant lifestyle, which most of us aspire for, draws the attention of hordes of tourists from all across the globe. Whether tourists are traveling with partners or families, they can choose a suitable Dubai holiday package according to their needs.

From marvelous towers to lofty skyscrapers, Arabian Desert safaris to amazing theme parks and sumptuous dining to expensive gem shopping, this city is sufficient enough to keep tourists busy during their trip. Some beautiful attractions of this place that can be included in a Dubai tour itinerary are mentioned below.

Desert Safari Camping

No Dubai holiday package is complete without a Desert safari tour. Dune bashing which is the main activity of the desert safari in Dubai is done using an off-road vehicle to explore the vast deserts and huge dunes.

A hit amongst adventure freaks, dune bashing and quad biking is a must thing to do in Dubai. The roller-coaster ride on dunes is done with an expert driver and is followed by a visit to a traditional Arabian campsite. To achieve the feel and look of traditional Arabian nights, a sumptuous dinner is laid which is coupled with traditional dance and music performances. Other activities included in desert safari tour are camel riding, horse riding, camping and bonfire parties.

Dubai Aquarium

Housing about 140 species of marine life in a huge suspended tank on the ground floor of the Dubai Mall, this place is one of the top tourist attractions of the city. There are oodles of activities that travelers can indulge in during their visit to this aquarium. Underwater zoo visit and glass-bottom boat tours are popular activities, which visitors can undertake to have a close look at sea life. Activities like shark diving and cage snorkeling are also on offer.

Parasailing In Dubai

Parasailing is an excellent and fun adventure sport. Choosing to do a Parasailing in Dubai will be something you do not regret. Experience Dubai and see the magnificent skyline of Jumeirah Beach Residence from a different panorama on a parasailing tour with up to 3 of your friends. Get airborne views of Palm Island and Dubai Marina as you glide over the Arabian Gulf.

Get the bird’s eye looks of Dubai on a parasailing trip and reach up to 500meter height. Fly through the sky as you are towed behind a boat while attached to a specially designed parachute wing known as a parasail.

Heritage and Diving Village

With pearl diving and dhow building – two of the historic economic pillars of the city, this building showcases its architectural, cultural and maritime heritage. There are also recreations of coastal village and traditional Bedouin lifestyle, and also some cultural music and dance show organized here. This heritage site is a must-visit place as it provides important knowledge about the architectural and cultural dimensions of the place.

Sheikh Saeed Al-Maktoum House

Once a house of Sheikh Saeed Al-Maktoum, the ruler of Dubai, this building is now renovated as a museum, which represents a perfect example of Arabian architecture. This museum houses the exhibits of Dubai Museum of Historical Photographs and Documents, and also some of the old photographs of the city from the period between 1948 and 1953. There is also a marine wing in this museum that displays photographs of pearling, boat building and fishing. All across the building, there are numerous maps, coins, stamps, and letters, which reflect the development of this emirate.

All these attractions depict the best of Dubai in various fields. Thus, they are worth visiting.