Dubai is a darling in Middle East for the travelers and especially those who keep shopping on top of their trip agenda. With its dazzling cosmopolitan look, stunning structures standing as icons of modern architecture, illuminated streets, malls, shops, fairs and festivals, Dubai is one of the most charming cities not only in Middle -East but the entire planet. The city witnesses a huge flow of international visitors round the year and the Dubai holiday packages always feature among the top selling holiday packages.
There are lots of things to see in Dubai and its surroundings but what has come up as the biggest highlight of tourism in the city is the Dubai Mall. People who have not been cannot imagine what a masterpiece this mall is. Even if not a shopaholic, you can spend a whole day at the Dubai Mall, which is simply a wonder of the world, though not featuring on the ‘official list. Located near Doha Street, one of the affluent areas in Dubai, the Dubai Mall is a part of the Downtown Dubai Complex, a 20 billion dollar project and it houses 1200 shops. Spread over a huge area of 12 million square feet, the Dubai Mall created history for the world’s largest-ever mall opening. However, shops are not the only reason why Dubai Mall is such an attraction. The magnanimous building features a lot more. Inside the mall you will find the Dubai Aquarium and Discovery Centre, which earns a huge revenue everyday in the form of tickets. Dubai Aquarium and Discovery Centre, which is operated by Oceanis Australia Group, is a the Guinnes World Record holder for featuring Largest Acrylic Panel of the world. Through the large panel you can see activities of marine life, especially the large sharks. The aquarium is home to over 30,000 marine animals.
Another highlight of the Dubai Mall is the Dubai Ice Rink which is often used as an event venue. It has got a thickness double of an NHL ice rink which is used in Olympics. The rink can accommodate 2000 guests and it features a 20m x 10m LED screen and a multimedia system. SEGA Republic would also catch the eyeballs when you explore Dubai Mall. The SEGA Republic is an indoor theme park, spread over an area of 76,000 ft. Visitors; especially kids have a blast of a time here since there are more than 150 amusement games to opt for. Moreover, the Dubai Mall houses the Reel Cinemas, which is a megaplex with 22 screens.
Dubai has always been a hot favorite tourist destination to Indians since many have their relatives settled there. Even if there is no family connection in Dubai, you can always make a trip to Dubai. For an affordable trip to Dubai and Dubai Mall, choose from various Dubai packages from Delhi.
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