25 best places to visit in Dubai (part 3)

The Dubai Mall

The Dubai Mall is a great place in Dubai if you love to shop!

  • One of the world’s biggest shopping malls
  • Has more than 1,000 shops
  • Various leisure and entertainment options
  • Air of luxury, exclusivity, and glamor

Why it’s awesome: The huge and elegant Dubai Mall might be the most famous shopping center in the UAE, if not the Middle East. You should plan to spend a good few hours there to enjoy more than 1,000 shops and various entertainment and dining options. Open since 2008, it has been one of the most-visited places in the world. You will find men’s, women’s, and children’s fashions, toys, electronics and gadgets, homewares, fragrances and cosmetics, and more.

What to do there: Escape the heat and step into air-conditioned comfort in order to enjoy some high-class window shopping and retail therapy. If you don’t plan on buying anything, it is still well worth visiting the Dubai Mall so that you can admire the fancy shop displays and sumptuous surroundings . Stores include Chanel, La Perla, Chloe, Aldo, Tiffany and Co, Clinique, Prada, Apple, Mac, Dior, Bose, Fendi, Gap, Lego, DKNY, Gap, Rolex, Puma, and many more.

If you visit the Dubai Mall with your kids, don’t worry. Just take them to Kidzania where they can have a lot of fun with other youngsters in a variety of cool roleplay settings in a mini world that is designed just for kids. Go ice skating, catch a film at the 22-screen cinema, grab a bite to eat in one of the various restaurants, cafes, and concession stands, explore the underwater world at Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo, feel a shiver down your spine in the haunted house of Hysteria, and see the replica of the Dubai Creek Tower in the Atrium. There is so much to enjoy at the Dubai Mall in addition to shopping.