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Dubai Travel Guide – City Tour Guide for FirstTimers

Updated: Jan 30, 2023

Dubai is an extremely popular tourist destination. People from around the globe come to this city to watch the picturesque architectural designs, shop at different jobs, experience different Arabic cuisine, and much more.

The city is big, so you can't alone wander around it and enjoy. You need guidance to look forward in Dubai, or else you might get lost in the city.

Dubai is a vibrant and modern city that offers a unique blend of traditional culture and modern luxury. As a first-time visitor, there are many things to see and do, and it can be overwhelming to plan your trip.

Here is a guide to help you make the most of your time in Dubai:

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Burj Khalifa: The Burj Khalifa is the tallest building in the world and offers breathtaking views of the city from its observation deck on the 124th floor. Due to his popularity, people who miss out on visiting Burj Khalifa means they didn’t enjoy Dubai City Tour.

The Dubai Mall The Dubai Mall is one of the largest malls in the world and offers a wide range of shopping, dining, and entertainment options.

The Dubai Fountain The Dubai Fountain is a spectacular water and light show in the evening. People also love the Dubai Fountain during New Year's Eve. It is the second most visited place after Burj Khalifa on New Year's.

The Dubai Creek Dubai Creek is a historic area of the city that offers a glimpse into the traditional culture of Dubai. You can take a traditional abra boat ride and visit the souks (markets), where you can buy spices, textiles, and gold.

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The Palm Jumeirah

The Palm Jumeirah is an artificial island in the shape of a palm tree that offers great views of the city and the sea. You can take a monorail or a boat tour around the island.

Dubai Museum This museum gives you a glimpse of the history of Dubai and the UAE; it's also a great place to learn more about the traditional culture of the area.

The Dubai Marina The Dubai Marina is a popular area for dining and entertainment, and it offers great views of the city skyline.

Ski Dubai If you're looking for something different, Ski Dubai is an indoor ski resort where you can ski, snowboard, or even go snow tubing in the middle of the desert.

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Desert Safari A desert safari is a must-do activity for anyone visiting Dubai. It's a great way to experience the desert and take in the beautiful landscape. There is a Camel ride, quad bike, hot air balloon, and much at the Desert Safari.

Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club If you're into golfing, this is a great place to enjoy a round of golf with a beautiful view of the creek.

These are just a few of the many things to see and do in Dubai, but it's a good starting point for a first-time visitor. Remember to book in advance for most activities, especially during peak seasons.

Author: Jason Gill

Author's Bio: Jason is a Travel lover, even travelled many places throughout the world

Also he loves to write about travelling—tours, jouneys & about famous places.

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