United Arab Emirates is one of the most prominent tourist destinations in the world is UAE. Though it is a small country, it has become one of the world~s popular business and commerce hubs with millions of tourists visiting the country every day. It features top-notch resorts, breathtaking picturesque landscapes, ecosystems, recreation sites, shopping souks and cultural monuments that make it a perfect holiday spot.
If you are planning to visit UAE, given below are the ten most attractive tourist destinations that you must not fail to visit.
1. Burj Khalifa, Dubai
Since 2010, Dubai is home to the world~s tallest building, Burj Khalifa at over 828 meters. It is an amazing feat of engineering with the highest viewing platform in the world, ~Burj Khalifa At the Top~. You can embark on your journey to this highest observation deck, located in the 124 and 125 levels of the tower. From here, you can get a surreal and scenic view of the entire city of Dubai.
2. Burj Al Arab, Dubai
It is the iconic Dubai 7 –Star luxury hotel, Burj Al Arab also known as the Tower of the Arabs. Designed to resemble a billowing sail, this lofty masterpiece soars to a height of 321 meters, dominating the Duabi skyline. Surrounded by white sandy Jumeirah Beach, this fourth largest hotel in the world is the most luxurious symbols of Dubai.
3. Dubai Mall
One of the glittering landmarks of the Dubai city is Dubai Mall. It is the biggest mall in the world with 1200 retail outlets which are home to the world~s best brands.
4. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi
One of the largest mosques in UAE covering over 30 acres is Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque situated in Abu Dhabi city. This marvelous structure is built on Persian, Moorish, Mughal architectural styles along with exquisite interiors of mosaic, glass, marble and gold. It has the world~s largest hand knotted carpet and massive crystal chandeliers.
5. Palm Jumeirah, Dubai
Also called Palm Island, this magnificent destination has everything for a perfect holiday. It is the world~s biggest artificial island. You can take a Palm cruise tour around the world~s largest man-made island or enjoy a kayak tour or visit Atlantis, The Palm~s Aquaventure Waterpark.
6. Sharjah Art Museum
Another important place to visit is Sharjah Art Museum which contains works of art by contemporary artists of Middle East.
7. Al Ain Zoo
It is one of Abu Dhabi~s tourist attractions and a must see place to visit in UAE with your children and family. Located in the foothills of Jabel Hafeel Mountains, the 400 hectare zoo comprises of gazelle, white lions, Arabian antelopes, jaguars, oryz, pumas, leopards, lechwe and with more than 4000 wild animals and birds.
8. Ferrari World, Abu Dhabi
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi is the largest theme park in the world. It is a fully air conditioned amusement park in the Yas Island covered by 200,000 sq mts of red roof. You can try the world~s fastest roller coaster here.
9. Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi
It is a seven-star luxury hotel spread across 100 acres with 300 rooms and 92 suites. It is a architectural marvel with 114 domes at a height of 80m and covered with gold.
10. Gold and Spice Souk
Souks are markets located to Dubai Creek. You can see the best of jewellery in these Gold souks when you take a drive across the Creek in an Abra, traditional water taxi. Tourists can buy the best spice sin the world from the Spice Souks.
This are more top Dubai tourist attractions and attaractions in Abu dhabi to see and experience the grandeur of the city.