Often referred to as modern Arabia, Dubai is an extravagant city that boasts ultra modern buildings and entertainment. Located on the peninsula of Arabia, with artificial islands created to maximize the city’s potential for growth. If you are ever fortunate enough to visit the area or happen to live there, there are a number of attractions that you absolutely must take time out to see.
The most popular attraction is the Burj Khalifa. It is the second tallest building in the world at 2,717 feet. It has a viewing deck from which you get a 360 degree view of the surrounding city, but also houses a great deal of entertainment.
You can even take a step outside at 1800 feet in the air. If you wish to go on a guided tour through various points of interest you can book a guide on their website. This is an experience like you likely have never had in your life.
Another hot destination to visit in a luxury car hire is the Dubai Mall, which brings the experience of shopping to another level. With 1200 stores you are sure to find a wide variety of merchandise to choose from. In addition to the highest end brands you will find pieces that are unique to that part of the world.
If you need to take a break from shopping there are a number of restaurants to choose from as well as a cinema, aquarium and even an ice skating rink. It is so large that you could spend a few days taking it all in and still not see everything.
An attraction that is rather unique is known as Ski Dubai. There you will find over 25,000 square feet of snow covered artificial mountains and hills. This permits skiing and snowboarding year-round. With five runs to choose from that vary in height, length and difficulty, you certainly will not get bored.
Whether or not you are there with children, another great attraction to enjoy is the Wild Wadi Water Park. It boasts 17 water slides of various size and steepness as well as 3 pools. One of its most popular attractions inside the park is the Wipeout and Riptide where visitors have the opportunity to surf on some of the best waves.
It is one of only four such attractions in the world. The park is very expansive and has plenty to do to keep everyone entertained all day. Additionally, if you stay at a local Jumeirah hotel you are granted entrance to the water park free of charge.
Whatever the reason that you might be in Dubai you absolutely must take time to enjoy the various attractions they have to offer. It is one of the most extravagant cities in the entire world and is sure to offer you more to do that you likely could even imagine. Whether you choose to take in the sights from the second tallest building in the world, or have a fun day in the sun at the amazing water park, you are sure to have a great time.