Dubai, no doubt is considered one of the most popular spots for tourist in the world. There is no denying the fact that Dubai indeed is the playground of Arab. The credit simply goes to the good Dubai government, which has made it a beautiful place for tourists by constructing a plethora of tourist attractions. Dubai is full of world class skyscrapers, resorts, spas and beaches, which make the place heavenly.
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Apart from petroleum, Dubai’s economy is only standing on two major pillars, which are its tourism and Dubai real estate. For tourists, Dubai is no less than a wonderland as it has magnificent structures and bewitching entertainment. Four of Dubai’s biggest magnets for tourists are discussed below.
The Ski Dubai is located in the Mall of Emirates, which is one of the biggest malls in the city in terms of scale. It has stores, a fourteen-screen multiplex, gaming arena, and a whole lot of fun filled activities. The first indoor Ski land was opened in 2005, which provided a vast skiing area for skiing enthusiasts around the world. Now this ski land has five different runs with a variety of steepness and height. Ski Dubai also has a Snow Park, which is the first and the biggest of its kind in the world. The whole atmosphere of the area gives exotic look, which is coupled with restaurants, bowling alleys and much more.
Dubailand Global village
Dubailand Global village is the ultimate attraction for all kinds of tourists. The reason of its immense popularity is due to its largest entertainment platform. The place is dotted with theatres, cuisine, restaurants, gaming zones and much more. Another interesting thing about this place is that it is probably the only place where you will see so many people of different cultures and races standing together on one platform. It was opened in 1996 and ever since it’s continuously improving and attracting a whole bunch of tourists. It also arranges Jet Ski show, cultural and beach adrenaline shows periodically.
Dubai Dolphinarium is a vast aquarium established in 2008. It has got a lot of dolphins, seals and other rare aquatic animals. The aquarium has immense entertainment and educational value. Dolphins are considered the friendliest aquatic animals. Tourists gather around dolphins, play and take pictures with them.
Desert safari is the outdoor activity where tourists drive in deserts. Dune bashing and thrill of driving up and down on dunes gives immense pleasure and great fun. Tourists are taken to deserts in safari vehicles. The trips are generally divided on the preference of tourists, giving them several packages to choose from. In short package tourists are taken back to city when the sun sets. In full package, tourists are taken in the mid of desert where they camp. They travel on camels, enjoy bonfire and belly dancing.
Even though Dubai is a city that is choking full of all kinds of entertainment but the above mentioned four spots act as the biggest magnets for attracting tourists throughout the year.
by Sasha Gibbs