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5 Top Tourist Attractions in Dubai

What should you know before traveling to Dubai? First of all Dubai is the most expensive and impressing tourist destination in the world. It has a subtropical climate which makes it the perfect winter destination, and if you are lucky enough to reach these lands, you are in for a memorable vacation. The city will have you under its spell before you even step foot in it because it has a beautiful cityscape and spectacular natural landscapes. Here are five things you should definitely see while in Dubai.

5: The Jumeirah Mosque

Jumeirah Mosque in Dubai

Jumeirah Mosque in Dubai

4: The Palmier Artificial Islands

Also known as the Great Mosque, this impressive monument is situated in Bur Dabai. Its purpose is to promote the Islamic world in the non-Islamic one. It is the biggest mosque in the city, with the tallest minaret, an important ritual place, which is approximately 70 meters tall. The building combines elements from the classic Islamic architecture in a unique way, and it is the only mosque in Dubai which can be visited by people who are not of the same religion.

The Palmier Artificial Islands

The Palmier Artificial Islands

Situated across the coastline of Dubai, this ambitious project is formed from three spectacular islands: Palm Jumeirah, Palm Deira and Palm Jebel Ali. It is the greatest project of this kind in the world and it is considered one of the best attractions in Dubai. The islands are designed as palms in order for every visitor to have access to beaches from any point of the island, and visitors consider it to be the 8th wonder of the modern world.

3: Dubai Mall and Dubai Fountain


Dubai Mall and Dubai Fountain

The Dubai Mall is the largest mall in the region. Its surface can be compared with approximately 50 international football fields. Also known as the shopping capital of Middle East, the mall is also known for the famous Shopping Festival. Besides the vast array of boutiques and shops, it also houses an ice-skate rink, an Entertainment Zone, an Aquarium and an Underwater Zoo. If you step outside the mall you can enjoy the spectacle of the dancing waters of the Dubai Fountain.

2:The Jumeirah Mosque

Madinat Jumeirah

Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai

Another example of great tourist attractions in Dubai is the Madinat Jumeirah which literally means “City of Jumeirah”. It is basically a luxury resort, a city within a city, where you can enjoy the pleasures of shopping in a modern Arabian setting.
Dubai is the pearl of the United Arabian Emirates, an impressing city filled with contrasts. It is the place where modernity and comfort combine with the traditions of the Islamic world to create an exotic paradise for tourists.
1: Burj Al Arab


Burj-al-arab Dubai

Luxury taken to the extreme, high standards, extravagant interiors, cappuccino with gold dust in it, underwater restaurants, opulence and grandeur, these are the words which best define the Burj Al Arab. The hotel has declared itself the only seven-star hotel in the world, a difficult record to beat if you think about all the facilities you can find in it. From its impressing height, the Burj Al Arab watches triumphantly over the other hotels of the city. It is without a doubt one of the most popular attractions in Dubai.