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  • 1 Burj Khalifa Highly Recommended Highly Recommended Highly Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Sheikh Zayed Road UAE - Dubaï

    Renamed Burj Khalifa in honour of the Emir of Abu Dhabi when it was inaugurated in 2010, 818m-high Burj Dubai has held the record for the highest building on the planet since 27 March 2008. South of the historical centre, a new district is emerging a..

  • 2 Burj Al Arab Recommended Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Jumeirah Beach Rd UAE - Dubaï

    It is not a religious or historical monument that symbolises Dubai's excesses, but a hotel shaped like a sail. Shooting up 321m into the air from the man-made island on which it is built, Burj Al Arab, designed by British architect Tom Wright, is the..

  • 3 Dubai Creek Recommended Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    UAE - Dubaï

    Khor Dubai in Arabic, this saltwater creek reaches 15km inland. It led to the creation of a city of two parts: Bur Dubai to the west and Deira to the east. To get across, you can take an abra, a picturesque little boat.

  • 4 Jumeirah Emirates Towers Recommended Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Sheikh Zayed Rd UAE - Dubaï

    The two triumphant Jumeirah Emirates Towers (2000) are a showpiece of modern architecture that marked a bold entrance into the 21C. The pair dominate the start of bustling Sheikh Zayed Road and, depending on where you are standing, they seem to chang..

  • 5 Wild Wadi Waterpark Recommended Recommended

    Industrial tourism and theme park

    Jumeirah Beach Rd UAE - Dubaï

    Dubai's top attraction Wild Wadi Waterpark is incontestably one of the most impressive of its kind in the world. A multitude of gardens, wave pools, a network of waterslides including the 33m-long Jumeirah Scierah for an exhilarating 80kmph ride.

  • 6 Mall of the Emirates Recommended Recommended

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Sheikh Zayed Rd UAE - Dubaï

    A temple of consumerism with a maze of shops, the three-storey Mall of the Emirates is the most astounding shopping centre in Dubai, until, that is, the Mall of Arabia in Dubailand is completed. You can even ski all year round in the indoor resort, n..

  • 7 Deira Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Al-Ahmadiya St. UAE - Dubaï

    Shopping realm par excellence and an incredible business district. After exploring the Spice Market, Perfume Market or Gold Market (which makes Dubai the gold capital of the world), you can delve into Dubai's history by visiting Heritage House or the..

  • 8 Gold Souk Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Entre Souq Deira St. et Old Baladiya St. UAE - Dubaï

    The Gold Souk is the culmination of the stunning luxury on display throughout Dubai. Along a pedestrian street, stalls and shop window displays compete to find the most imaginative way to present their precious wares. You can purchase finely worked j..

  • 9 Spice Souk Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Entre Baniyas Rd. Al-Sabkha Rd et Al-Abra St. UAE - Dubaï

    One of the few places in Dubai where you can feel the ambiance and inhale the fragrances of yesteryear: the Spice Souk, which is located in tiny, well-preserved streets. Let your sense of smell guide you among the stalls selling curry, incense, rose ..

  • 10 Bur Dubai Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Al-Fahidi St. UAE - Dubaï

    Bur Dubai encompasses Little India, as well as two extensively restored neighbourhoods: Shindagha, formerly a cosmopolitan market square where today craftsmen perpetuate customs of old; and Bastakiya, a peaceful and picturesque spot by the sea, whose..

  • 11 Bastakiya Area Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Al-Musallah Rd UAE - Dubaï

    In order to cool down their homes, the Gulf countries equipped themselves with wind towers, predecessors of modern air conditioning. Those in the old town of Bastikaya are superb. It is also worth visiting Al-Fahidi Fort, by turns prison and palace, ..

  • 12 Dubai Museum Interesting

    Museums and art

    Al-Fahidi St UAE - Dubaï

    Built in 1790 as a protection against tribal wars, Al-Fahidi Fort was transformed into a museum in 1971. The Dubai Museum houses archaeological, historical and ethnological collections, which are especially good at showing the lives of the first resi..

  • 13 Sheik Saïd Al Maktoum's House Interesting

    Museums and art

    Al-Shindagha Rd UAE - Dubaï

    Sheik Saïd Al-Maktoum, who governed Dubai from 1912 until his death in 1958, lived in this house, which was built at the mouth of Dubai Creek in 1896. Inside this interesting residence is a collection of photographs of the Al-Maktoum dynasty (still i..

  • 14 Zabeel Park Interesting

    Nature and gardens

    Sheikh Zayed Road UAE - Dubaï

    A top attraction and Dubai's hi-tech showpiece, Zabeel Park's 48ha is divided into three highly developed zones: alternative energies, communication and technology. This labyrinth laid out to resemble the planetary system cannot fail to have young vi..

  • 15 Jumeirah Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Jumeirah Beach Rd UAE - Dubaï

    Jumeirah is a luxury residential suburb laid out along the seafront and loomed over by the Dubai World Trade Centre and Emirates Towers. Boasting a top-notch horse-racing track, it also has a plethora of boutiques, spas, cafés, chic beaches, luxury h..

  • 16 Jumeirah Mosque Interesting

    Religious buildings

    Jumeirah Beach Rd UAE - Dubaï

    Emblematic of contemporary Islamic architecture and inspired by typical Cairo style, Jumeirah Mosque is the only one in the Emirates that is open to non-Muslims. The mosque is at its most majestic in the evenings, when the lighting picks out all the ..

  • 17 Jumeirah Beach Park Interesting

    Nature and gardens

    Jumeirah Beach Rd UAE - Dubaï

    Jumeirah Beach Park is a pleasant municipal park by the sea (entry fees apply and Saturdays are reserved for women and children). It is a great spot for playing volleyball, having a picnic, lying on the beach or going for a paddle. The white-sand bea..

  • 18 Jumeirah Beach Interesting

    Nature and gardens

    UAE - Dubaï

    The golden sands of Jumeirah Beach stretch over 40km, separated by wave breakers into a whole series of pristine little beaches. Some are public, others private or reserved for neighbouring hotels, which vie with each other for the most innovative ar..

  • 19 Safa Park Interesting

    Nature and gardens

    Angle Al-Wasl Rd et Al-Hadiqa St. UAE - Dubaï

    Created in 1975 in an area that was inhabited by impoverished clandestine workers, Safa Park is now a large landscaped park. This green belt running alongside Sheikh Zayed Road has a waterfall, small forest and 200 bird species, as well as everything..

  • 20 Sheikh Zayed Road Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Sheikh Zayed Road UAE - Dubaï

    The E11, known here as Sheikh Zayed Road, crosses the Emirates, linking Dubai to its neighbour and rival Abu Dhabi. This futuristic thoroughfare lined with 300m skyscrapers (Rose Tower, HHHR Tower or the Millennium Tower) symbolises the incessant boo..

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