Being one of the most visited cities in middle east, it is not at all surprising that Dubai has a huge fan following. The main reason why travellers love visiting Dubai is because it is a home to a number of gorgeous attractions which range from the famous Burj Khalifa to the turquoise blue waters of Palm Jumeirah to the Dubai Marina which is one of the newer entertainments and residential districts of the Emirates. Dubai is not only quite picturesque but is also known to house several luxury high rise modern apartments, top restaurants, five-star beach resorts, a number of international boutiques and shops. If you are confused as to which things to try first, then we have made a list of the 10 best things to do in Dubai for you!
1. Visit Burj Khalifa
Your vacation to Dubai is incomplete till the moment you go to visit the iconic Burj Khalifa. Not only is it the world’s tallest building but is also an architectural marvel with a stunning work of art. No matter whether you compare in terms of concept or execution, Burj Khalifa is extraordinarily unique. Moreover, it is considered as an emblem of the new, dynamic and progressive Middle East. Visiting hours extend up to 6 pm. To avoid queues, it is recommended to book tickets online.
2. Visit Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo
This is a unique combination of three zones including an Aquarium tank which houses over 140 marine species, a 48 – metre longer underwater aquarium pedestrian glass tunnel and the underwater zoo which houses several exquisite animals like lionfish, dwarf crocodile, Humboldt penguin and so on.
3. Dine at Dubai Marina Dinner Cruise
Dubai Marina is one of the most picturesque and luxurious places to visit in Dubai. Having a lavish dinner while cruising on a gorgeous boat and exploring the sparkling city of Dubai from the waters, is not an everyday experience. In these luxury dinner cruises you get to enjoy a mouth – watering catered buffet from one of the premier luxury hotels in Dubai Marina, live music shows and much more.
4. Visit Ferrari World
True to its name, this branded theme park brings alive all of your car fantasies and gives you an exhilarating experience which more or less has a thrill same as that of a Formula one racing. Moreover, this theme park also boasts of housing a collection of Ferrari cars with models dating back even to the year 1947. So, if you are a true car fanatic, then visiting this place is one of the top things to do in Dubai in March for you.
5. Try Hot Air Ballooning
If you want to try this thrilling activity, then Dubai offers you an amazing opportunity. Soaring over the spectacular Dubai desert while soaking in the sprawling picturesque site is nothing short of a miracle. The activity begins from 8:30 am in the morning. So, buckle up and give it a try.
6. Visit Ski Dubai at Mall of the Emirates
The Mall of the Emirates houses the first ever indoor ski resorts of Middle East which is none other than Ski Dubai. A perfect reality of a fantasy winter wonderland spreading over 3,000 square foot area, the place is completely filled with real snow. Here you can indulge in many snow related activities like, speeding down the twin track, rolling down the hills on a giant padded snow ball, participating in world’s first indoor black diamond run and so on.
7. Party at Zero Gravity Beach Club
If you want to let loose yourself, then Zero Gravity Beach club is the place for you. Being one massive entertainment compound and a beach club, during day you can go here for a swim in the club’s glass walled infinity pool and fulfil your cravings by eating at the on – site restaurants and bars. Once the sun sets and night take over, the environment changes into a peppy one and you get to enjoy live music. If you are lucky, then you can even witness some of the top international acts being performed in the city.
8. Visit Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque
Clad in beautiful Macedonian marble, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque can be considered as the landmark building of Abu Dhabi as well as the biggest mosque of United Arab Emirates. Dedicated to the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan al-Nahyan, everything in the mosque, be it the glasswork or intricate carvings, the gorgeous mosaic tiling or the exterior, will just catch your breath away.
9. Admire Dubai Miracle Garden
Sprawling over a whooping 72,000 sqm, this garden will enchant you with its magnificent architecture and mind – boggling beauty. Being a house to over 150 million gorgeous flowers – based installations, this garden also offers several exciting activities like 3D mapping, live music, trampoline park, dance events and lot more. However, remember that the garden is closed from November till mid-May.
10. Witness Water Dance in Dubai Fountain
When to Dubai do no miss to witness the world’s largest choreographed fountain and the illumated swaying jets which throw over 22,000 gallons of water to a height of around 150 metres to create beautiful formations. Illuminated by over 7000 lights, the Dubai fountain is a spectacular place to visit.
Book one of the Dubai tour packages all inclusive and make sure to discover your own treasure of fun and happiness in the next Dubai vacation.