1. At The Top of the Burj Khalifa
Over the last few years, the tallest building in the world has become a global architectural wonder, and an iconic landmark that brings thousands of people from all over the planet, just to get an up-close, and personal experience of man’s ability to turn an incredible vision into a reality. The Burj Khalifa is arguably Downtown Dubai’s (and the country’s) most famous landmark, as well as the premium location for any office, hotel or residence within the UAE. An all time inclusion for all Dubai holiday packages.
Location: 1 Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Blvd – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
2. See More, and Shop Even More at The Dubai Mall
Located in Downtown Dubai, the world’s biggest mall is indeed a sight to behold! With over 1200 shops, there are plenty of options available when it comes to the basic concept of a mall – shopping. But aside from that, you can also plan out an action-packed itinerary of things to do, like:
- Play football on a FIFA certified pitch.
- Enjoy the sights and sounds of the Underwater ZOO!
- Captain an Airbus on, through virtual simulations.
- Drive an F1 car.
- Play 3-D Candy.
.. and so much more.
Location: Financial Center Rd – Dubai
3. Connecting the Past and the Future, welcome to the Dubai Frame
There are only a few places on Earth, that have truly managed to capture the imagination and interest of the entire human civilization. No matter where the location, people travel to these places to admire and appreciate, to feel inspired, to share with their loved ones, and to experience the journey.
A few miles away from Downtown Dubai, in Zabeel Park, there is one such place that has become an architectural landmark – The Dubai Frame.
What makes it so remarkable is how it has been constructed and positioned, to represent the old and historical landmarks of Dubai, through one side of the frame, and modern landmarks of the city through the other.
The structure is made of reinforced concrete, steel, aluminium and glass, and hold the record for the largest frame in the world.
Location: Al Kifaf, Zabeel Park Jogging Track – Dubai
4. Lights, Music and The Dubai Fountain
Located in the center of Downtown Dubai, the Dubai Fountain is situated on the man-made, 30-acre, Burj Khalifa lake. It holds the record of being the largest fountain with a choreographed system, in the world.
The fountain itself has 6600 lights, and 50 light projectors, designed to shoot water up to 500 ft. It is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Dubai, where thousands gather to witness the remarkable fountain show, of lights, water and music! In fact, the fountain’s light beam can be seen from 20 miles away, and it shoots water in several different combinations and patterns.
Location: Fashion Parking – Dubai Mall – Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Blvd – Dubai
5. Take a Stroll around Dubai’s City Walk
Shopping, walking, jogging, mingling, sightseeing, there are several options for every tourist and for every resident, at the Dubai City Walk.
It’s a creative lifestyle destination, which brings together’s Dubai’s extant preference of providing convenience and innovative experiences for tourists and residents alike, such as upscale hotels and residences, global retail offerings, and several culinary destinations.
Popular places include:
- Green Planet
- Mattel Play!Town
- Roxy Cinemas
- 7 For All Mankind
- Mikel Coffee
- Jolie Coffee
- La Postreria
and many, many more…
Location: Al Safa Street, City Walk – Dubai
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