A guide to the most cosmopolitan city in the Middle East
For a taste of history, visit the Bastakia Quarter in Bur Dubai. Attractions at this atmospheric heritage site include the Dubai Museum and the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding.
At over 828 metres in height, the Burj Khalifa is the world’s tallest building. Visitors can ride to the observation deck on the 124th floor for fantastic views of the city.
Our interactive map shows the exact locations of tourist attractions, shopping malls, souks, golf courses, schools, and Metro stations.
The largest shopping mall in the city is home to more than 1,000 retail outlets including Bloomingdale’s and Galeries Lafayette. It also features a huge selection of restaurants and tourist attractions such as the Dubai Ice Rink, Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo and KidZania.
Dubai Duty Free (DDF) is the tax-free shopping haven located at Dubai International Airport. It is the world’s biggest single airport retailer.