10 places to visit in Dubai in 7 days

Posted by poonam sharma on May 28th, 2019

Number 1: Burj Khalifa

It is the tallest building in the world with the height of 829.8 meters and it is known to be one of the most famous point of interest in the entire city. Imagine standing on the observation deck on the 124th floor and looking over the city of Dubai; this is probably the most popular thing to do for tourists visiting this city as it offers a view of the city through birds eye view. Now that’s something to look forward to.

The nighttime view has its own magnificence and beside that the building offers restaurants, shopping malls and much more to indulge in.

Number 2: Dubai Mall

It is the access gate to Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Aquarium. It is one of the top places to visit in Dubai today due to many reasons. Besides the above – mentioned entertainment point this place also offers other attractions such as ice – skating ring, cinema complex with all top releases and gaming zone where the number of games is able to keep people occupied for hours.

People on vacation consider this place as this place also hosts live and fashion show. In the mind of the writer anyone can spend their leisure time in this mall with endless possibilities.

Number 3: Dubai Museum

Housed in the Al – Fahidi Fort is the beautiful museum of Dubai. It was built in the 17th century for the purpose of defending Dubai Creek. The foundation and the materials used to build this monument are still standing till this day.

Tourists are attracted to how traditional boats are decorating the courtyard along with palm – leaf house with the Emirati wind – tower. Weaponry of many kind, Emirati musical instrument, old artifacts and materials that represent old Emirati lifestyle are present to this day.

Number 4: Bastakia (Old Dubai)

Built in the 19th century it was designed to be home to wealthy Persian merchants whose main business was that of pearls and textiles of high – quality. It is attractive to look at the coral and limestone buildings with wind – towers, their preservation is on an excellent condition plus the pavements to walk on are as clean as the compound of your house.

This place is a beauty, mark the work of the writer and it falls under five Dubai places to visit with prices.

number 5: Dubai creek and Al Seef District

it is a famous creek that divides the city into two parts, Deira to the northern side and Bur Dubai to the south. This creek attracted settlers for the purpose of fishing and diving for pearls, hence, it has importance in the growth of the city. On the bank of the creek many Dhow Wharfage are positioned and some of those things are more than 100 years of age.

Watching the cargo being loaded and unloaded is what tourists do here and are occasionally invited by the sailors for a ride in Dhow where not witnessing the traditional lifestyle of the sailors is out of the question.

Number 6: Jumeirah Mosque

This mosque is considered by many tourists as one of the most beautiful Mosque in the entire city with its Islamic look. It is the copy of Cairo’s Al – Azhar Mosque but it is eight times smaller than the original. Not to worry even though smaller it is equally beautiful and magnificent in all its aspects. There are many deep layered information related to the building tradition and the details of the stonework which may be of interest to researchers and students.

Guided tours are available at 10am everyday except on Fridays.

Number 7: Dubai Frame

Visit Dubai Frame on your Dubai tour packages all inclusive and witness this frame which is 150 meters from top to bottom. Its golden color is a symbol of the richness of Dubai’s modern architectural capability and it is one of the latest attraction in the city of Dubai. Now do not get confused this monument to be a big Picture frame, visitors can step inside and witness gallaries that showcase’s history of this beautiful city.

It is available to visit the top deck of the frame where attractive old and new Dubai panoramas can be snapped through the viewing point.

Number 8: Dubai Aquarium

It is one of the most visited attraction in the entire city and it has it’s charm and reasons. Visitors get to see 140 species of sea life being housed in the huge tank which is on the ground floor of the Dubai Mall.

An area of the mall offers free viewing to the tourists but that is not enough is it? The underwater tunnels are a thing not to miss, on visiting the underground tunnel people get to be surrounded by the artificial ocean and its splendor and beauty is on a different level. Check out some of the pictures before heading there you surely do not want to miss it.

Number 9: Burj al – Arab

Many people wonder what this building is, including the writer. It is the tallest hotel in the world, it’s height is 321 meter and it’s another top feature is it stands on it’s own artificial island. The structure of the building represents a Dhow sail and the exterior lights up in the night giving a show to the people around. It is an expensive hotel and this places to visit in Dubai today would cost more than ,000 per night for the most luxurious suite in the building.

Number 10: Dubai Miracle Garden

It is the largest flower garden in the world man, it spans 2,000 sq. meters and can you guess the number of flowers in the garden? It a reputed number of 100 million flowers to be precise. It is a paradise for women as they are into this kind of things more than men. The writer’s mother would probably love watching the wide variety of flowers spread across this vast area.

White, red, blue, purple you name the color flowers with that color will present itself as you stroll around the garden, taking pictures and having the time of your life.

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