Top 7 Landmarks of Dubai


Last Updated on September 14, 2023 by

Dubai is a city that has been growing rapidly over the past decade. It’s no surprise then that there are many famous landmarks that make up the skyline in Dubai. From skyscrapers to mosques, here are some of my favorites:

Burj Khalifa


The Burj Khalifa is a controversial landmark. It’s the world’s tallest building and has been called many things, including “the most beautiful,” “the most inspiring,” and even “a giant eyesore.” The Burj Khalifa is also quite high above ground level: 828 meters (2,717 ft.) to be exact. That’s equivalent to 2 Empire State Buildings stacked on top of each other!

The tower was designed by Adrian Smith & Gordon Gill Architecture; it took four years for construction to be completed in 2010 after delays due to labor strikes and general contractor problems during planning phases that delayed its completion date from 2003 until 2007.

Burj Al Arab


The Burj Al Arab is a seven-star hotel and one of the most iconic buildings in Dubai. It’s built on an artificial island, which is connected to shore by two bridges. The hotel has a helipad, but it also rotates 360 degrees so you can eat your food while looking out over the water—the world’s only seven-star hotel!

This luxury hotel looks like a sailboat from above but has been completely transformed into an extravagant palace on land. With numerous pools and gardens as well as five restaurants, bars and nightclubs on site (including one exclusively for children), there’s no better place than Burj Al Arab Hotel for luxury accommodation during your stay in Dubai!

The Dubai Mall


The Dubai Mall is a huge shopping center that contains more than 1200 stores. It has an aquarium, where you can see sharks and rays swimming around! In addition to the many shops, there is also an indoor ski slope where you can go down slides made out of ice.

The Dubai Mall is one of the largest shopping centers in the world. It has over 300 shops and restaurants, including a skating rink, movie theater, aquarium and more! If you’re in Dubai and want to see what all this fuss is about, check out this amazing landmark!

Jumeirah Mosque


The Jumeirah Mosque is the largest mosque in the United Arab Emirates, and is open to non-Muslims. It has an Islamic museum that displays artifacts and historical documents relating to Islam.

This landmark was built in 1985 by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, ruler of Dubai since 1971. It was designed by renowned architect Eduardo Souto de Moura & Associates (ESM).

Dubai Frame


Located in Zabeel Park, the Dubai Frame is a 150-metre tall steel structure designed by Spanish artist Jaume Plensa. Basically there are two towers in the Dubai frame. The width of the tower is about 280 feet whereas the eight is about 456 Feet.  It was opened in 2018 and has a viewing platform that is open to the public.

IMG Worlds of Adventure


Do you want to escape the city and enjoy a day of fun with your family? Then IMG Worlds of Adventure in Dubai ticket offer the perfect place for you. With over 700 acres of fun, this park has everything from roller coasters to shooting galleries. If that’s not enough, there are also rides for kids and adults alike.

The IMG Worlds of Adventure is the world’s largest indoor theme park. It’s located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates and has more than 40 rides and attractions. The park is open year round with extended hours during the summer months.

Ain Dubai


Ain Dubai is known for its impressive architecture and its gorgeous gardens that make it feel like you’re walking through a fairy tale. Ain Dubai is a sculpture designed by artist Michael Graves. You can enjoy the tallest Ferris wheel ride with kids and family. It was opened in 2009 and it is located at the base of the Burj Khalifa. It’s made from stainless steel and glass, which allows you to see your reflection in it when you stand underneath it.

Ain Dubai is the perfect place to visit if you’re looking for a fun and exciting way to spend your time in the Middle East. It’s got everything you could possibly want from a vacation: amazing food and drinks, beautiful architecture, friendly people… and even an indoor ski slope!

Final Word

There are many famous landmarks that make up the skyline in Dubai. But if you are going to Dubai then make sure to visit the above listed place and take selife to share with friends and family. Happy and safe journey.

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