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United Arab Emirates

4.2
Observation Decks · Fountains · Shopping Malls
Though most people associate United Arab Emirates only with Dubai, nicknamed the "City of Gold," the federation of seven emirates boats a surprisingly rich historical and cultural heritage and provides a good starting point for visitors interested in discovering the Middle East. A trip to United Arab Emirates reveals a modern nation with a dynamic atmosphere and a landscape that quickly changes from futuristic cities to remote deserts, mysteriously silent places where only the shifting sand dunes mark the passage of time. Add the eastern coastline to your United Arab Emirates itinerary to find a string of outstanding beaches and some of the finest diving and snorkeling opportunities in the region. Take a look at our United Arab Emirates trip planner to refine the details of your trip to United Arab Emirates.
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Places to visit in United Arab Emirates

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Burj Khalifa ©
Observation Deck
Burj Khalifa Dubai
4.5
Duration: 3 hours
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque ©
Religious Site
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Abu Dhabi
4.8
Duration: 1 hour
The Dubai Mall ©
Shopping Mall
The Dubai Mall Dubai
4.6
Duration: 4h 30 min
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi ©
Theme Park
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi
2.9
Duration: 8 hours

Kid-friendly things to do in United Arab Emirates

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Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark ©
Water Park
Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark Dubai
4.2
Duration: 8 hours
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo ©
Aquarium
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo Dubai
4.0
Duration: 4 hours
Wild Wadi Waterpark ©
Water Park
Wild Wadi Waterpark Dubai
4.2
Duration: 4 hours
Global Village ©
Theme Park
Global Village Dubai
4.3
Duration: 8 hours

Museums in United Arab Emirates

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Al Fahidi Fort ©
History Museum
Al Fahidi Fort Dubai
3.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
Louvre Abu Dhabi ©
Art Museum
Louvre Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
Sharjah Museums ©
Specialty Museum
Sharjah Museums Sharjah
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
Mleiha Archaeological Centre ©
History Museum
Mleiha Archaeological Centre Sharjah
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min

Hidden gems in United Arab Emirates

Jumeirah Mosque ©
Religious Site
Jumeirah Mosque Dubai
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve ©
National Park
Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve Emirate of Dubai
4.6
Duration: 8 hours
Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital ©
Historic Site
Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital Abu Dhabi
4.6
Duration: 3 hours
Qasr Al Hosn ©
Historic Site
Qasr Al Hosn Abu Dhabi
4.1
Duration: 1 hour

Shopping in United Arab Emirates

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Marina Mall ©
Shopping Mall
Marina Mall Abu Dhabi
3.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
Souk Madinat Jumeirah ©
Shopping Mall
Souk Madinat Jumeirah Dubai
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
Dubai Gold Souk ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Dubai Gold Souk Dubai
3.3
Duration: 30 minutes
Dubai Spice Souk ©
Flea Market
Dubai Spice Souk Dubai
2.9
Duration: 1h 30 min

Theme Parks in United Arab Emirates

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Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi ©
Water Park
Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi
4.3
Duration: 8 hours
Creekside Park
Theme Park
Creekside Park Dubai
3.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
Bricks 4 Fun ©
Theme Park
Bricks 4 Fun Dubai
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
Al Montazah Parks ©
Water Park
Al Montazah Parks Sharjah
4.5
Duration: 8 hours
SeaWake ©
Parasailing / Paragliding
SeaWake Dubai
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
Fishing with Captain Hook ©
Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing with Captain Hook Ajman
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
Brainscape Games ©
Room Escape Game
Brainscape Games Dubai
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
My Abu Dhabi Holidays ©
Safari
My Abu Dhabi Holidays Abu Dhabi
4.7
Duration: 4 hours