Dubai is a city that must be travelled once a lifetime for the ultimate luxurious experience.
Dubai is a city that has exceeded every limit. With its groundbreaking architecture, unbelievable man-made islands and extravagant shopping destinations it is a city unlike any other. Considered as one of the Travellers Choice Destination 2016 by Trip Advisor, Dubai is a city that must be travelled once a lifetime for the ultimate luxurious experience.
So here are 7 must to-do things in Dubai to make your trip Dubai even memorable:
1. High view from Burj Khalifa
Considered as one of the wonder of the world for being the tallest man made landmark with an astounding 163 floors, the view from it is not to be missed. The stunning view stretches to the Persian Gulf as far as the eye can see. And for those who’d like more than this can enjoy a lunch among the clouds on level 122.
2. Shopping spree at the Dubai Mall
The Dubai mall is the ultimate shopping destination in the world with 1200 retailers from Cartier to Christian Louboutin. If it was possible to shop till you drop than this would be the right place for it. And if you’re exhausted from your shopping adventure than take a stroll through the Aquarium, Underwater zoo, and indoor waterfall which is just a few floors away.
3. Brunch at Palm Jumeirah
Palm Jumeirah is the most peculiar man-made island shaped in the form of a palm tree which is stretched across the emerald waters of the Arabian Gulf. Experience the ultimate luxuryby travelling across the island through a monorail and brunch at the high end hotels like Waldrof Astoria and Fairmont.Palm Jumeirah is no doubt the most stunning island in the world.
4. A ride through the Arabian desert
A trip to Dubai is incomplete without experiencing the vast lands of the Arabian desert. Take a jeep safari or for more authentic experience take a camel ride through the vast sand dunes stretched as far as the eye can see. If you’re feeling extra adventurous you could even do quad biking across the desert.
5. Experience local culture and history
History and culture is the identity of any city and if one is looking for an authentic travel experience than this is the place to begin with. Take a walk through the Al Fahidi historical neighborhood in which the old lifestyle of people can be clearly reflected. With its brown stone built houses, alleys, pathways and public spaces it is a place that could make anyone feel like walking into the past. And if you prefer to witness the modern Dubai than Etihad Museum is the right place for you. Through the display of photos, films and more you can enrich your knowledge about Modern Dubai.
6. Take a adrenaline inducing ride at a theme park
If you’re looking for an adventurous ride than IMG World of adventure offers the most up to date and exciting rides. It is an ideal place for almost all ages of people; from children to adults as it offers themed rides for younger people with their favorite cartoon characters. But that does not essentially mean that the grownups cannot enjoy the world of Avengers and their favorite super heroes.
7. Sunbathe while lounging at a beach
Besides architecture and islands, Dubai is also known for its lavish beaches. Beaches such as Kite beach or Jumeirah beach is the perfect place to lounge while sipping a cool drink from any of the nearby restaurants or open air cafes. With so many interesting activities plus the awesome view of Burj Al Arab, its easy to spend a whole day there.