10 Things To Do In Dubai
Category : World
Below is the list of things to do in Dubai.
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Construction started in 2004 and completed in 2009, 5 years and the tallest building in the world was made. It comprises of 154 usable floors, although people are allowed to go only till 124th floor. The elevators here, fastest in the world, work at the speed of 10 meters per second. Standing on the observation deck of this remarkable edifice is a delightful experience in itself. Book your tickets in advance to skip long queues.
Cost : Around 2300 INR.
This is one experience you can’t miss if you’re in a group of 3 or more. However, one person is also allowed. This safari is a combination of Dune Bashing( Riding through the dunes in a Land Cruiser ), Camel Rides, Sun-set, Belly Dancing, Shisha, Henna Painting and a Barbeque Dinner. Quad Bikes are GREAT fun but are available at additional costs.
Cost : Around 4000 INR
Cost for Quad Bike : 1800 INR
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi
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The third largest mosque in the world is so majestic and impressive, one just cannot leave without visiting it. There are strict rules that are to be followed by the visitors i.e proper clothing, maintaining silence, maintaining distance from the opposite gender, etc.
Dubai indeed has everything you can think of. Adventure freaks must let their adrenaline going at the MOST BEAUTIFUL DROPZONE OF THE WORLD. Because there is nothing like jumping off a plane
Cost : 40,000 INR for tandem
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Home to the world’s largest roller coaster: Formula Rossa. It is a stupendous indoor theme park with a red roof that is designed to look like a Ferrari badge. Other rides are not so thrilling and are almost similar. Nonetheless, one can have a great time here with their friends and family.
Cost : 7500 INR
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I wish I had funds enough to visit this park every now and then. Keep one day aside in your itinerary to visit most electrifying waterpark filled with record breaking slides. It has activities that cater to people of every age group including a private beach. This park was way beyond my expectations and IS A MUST for everyone. Entry for guests staying in Atlantis is free.
Cost for outsiders : Around 4500 INR
Shisha @ Jumeirah Beach Road
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Spend an evening having Shisha alongside Jumeirah Beach Road with a spectacular view of the beach. Running pararrel to the coast, lies JBR which encompasses several important sights like Palm Jumeirah, Burj Al Arab, Water Park, Dubai Zoo, etc. Entry to Jumeirah Beach is 5 AED which provides access to facilities like public toilets, changing rooms, towels, etc.
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Dubai Shopping Festival
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Quite famous festival which attracts people from all over the world every year. It is a month long festival which happens during the initial months around January or February. One gets really good stuff at great deals as stores and shops around the city offer huge discounts. Besides shopping, this festival is a mix of lights, fireworks, adventure, entertainment and multi-cuisine food. All you shopaholics can pack your bags and get set for 2017.
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
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Amid a sumptuous artificial coral lies thousands of aquatic creatures making Dubai Aquarium one of the top attractions of the city. Situated in Dubai Mall, a stopover here costs around 1000 INR which allows entry to both Aquarium tunnel and Underwater Zoo.
Arabian Dhow Cruise
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A perfect way to spend your evening is to hop aboard the Arabian Dhow Cruise enjoying the spectacular views of the city including the skyline of Dubai Marina. Picture yourself having dinner under the enchanting lights of the city added with some Arabian Music, Belly Dancing, drinks and Barbeque Dinner. Perfect, isn’t it ?