Dubai Mall – Whether you are a first time visitor to Dubai as a tourist, or you are long-time resident; it doesn’t matter which category you fall in, Dubai will always amaze you with fun and exciting places to visit – because attractions never cease to spring up in Dubai.
Join us as we tour the Dubai Mall – on a trip to the second-largest shopping mall in the world.
Enough really can’t be said about the second-largest shopping mall in the world. Dubai Mall – located in downtown Dubai, is a part of the 20-billion-dollar Downtown complex and includes 1,200 shops, as stated on its Wikipedia page.
Developed by Emaar Properties and opened to the public on 4th November 2008, Dubai Mall remains one of the biggest tourist attractions in Dubai till date.
Here is a list of some of our best attractions at Dubai Mall:
1. The Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo
With a tank capacity of 10 million liters, and showcasing more than 300 species of marine animals, the Dubai Aquarium is an impossible miss if you ever find time to visit the Dubai mall.
The Dubai Aquarium is also the second-largest aquarium in the world, and it also earned the Guinness World Record for the World’s Largest Acrylic Panel.
2. Dubai Ice Rink
The Dubai Mall Ice Rink is one of the many indoor Ice Rinks in Dubai. It is an Olympic-sized Ice arena that offers a wide range of programs from learn-to-skate programs, to figure skating exercises, to ice hockey games. Dubai Ice Rink offers day and night sessions, so, whatever time of the day you choose to visit, you can still have fun on the ice.
3. The Emirates A380 Experience
This is a state-of-the-art flight simulator that gives you the thrill and actual experience of flying the World’s largest passenger aircraft.
The Emirates A380 Experience is a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
You can book a session online on the Emirates A380 Experience designated website.
4. Dubai Dino
The Dubai Dino section showcases a life-size 155-million-year-old dinosaur skeleton structure. Making it the only shopping mall in the world with such an amazing feature that even the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History will be envious of.
5. The Dubai Fountain
The last on the list of our attractions is arguably the best attraction in Dubai Mall, and definitely one of the best in the Emirates.
The Dubai Fountain is the world’s largest choreographed fountain system, as described by Wikipedia.
The Dubai Fountain is a 900 feet long fountain that shoots water up to 500 feet into the air, with a near perfect synchronization with the classical and contemporary music that plays along with the action.
The Dubai Fountain, since its official opening in May 2009, attracts millions of tourists every year, which makes it one of the best tourist attractions in the Emirates to date.