If you’re planning to take off for Dubai in a month or two on a tour, you may want to know what’s new in this “City of Gold.” You must be wondering about places you can visit and things you can indulge in this year on Dubai tour packages, besides witnessing some of the common structures and malls. This blog post presents a roundup of 5 of the fresh and exciting tourist attractions the Emiratis have added to their tourism menu just recently. Let’s unravel them one after another. So, here we go.
1. Get a taste of art & culture at the Louvre Abu Dhabi :
One of the most anticipated art centers, the Louvre Abu Dhabi was opened to the public in November last. It is the first such foreign center located outside Paris. Designed by French architect Jean Nouvel, this center on the Saadiyat Island is dedicated to art and human civilization spanning thousands of years. It boasts of more than 600 elegant artworks, making it the largest art center in the entire Arabian Peninsula. Definitely a stopover for art lovers to get a remarkable dose of art and culture while on a Dubai tour.
2. Enjoy the sky-high Dubai Frame in Zabeel Park :
The Dubai Frame is an architectural landmark standing tall and majestic in Zabeel Park, Dubai. The Guardian described it as “the biggest picture frame on the planet,” and deservingly so. The frame, which was inaugurated this New Year, consists of two sky-high towers of 150 meters linked by a glass bridge at the top measuring 93 meters. There’s an elevator that takes visitors up to the bridge. Once up, visitors can enjoy an extensive view of both old and new Dubai. A must-visit destination for travelers who come looking for something new in Dubai after decades.
3. Play and drink at the sports bar in Al Habtoor City :
The Forty Four is a new licensed sports bar at the Westin in Al Habtoor City. True to its name, the bar is 44 floors high, earning the label “the tallest bowling alley in the world.” It was inspired by gentlemen’s clubs of yesteryears, and features a double-lane bowling alley besides dedicated pinball machines, dart boards, and pool tables. It is one of the most luxurious sports bars in Dubai that offers room for boozing and sports at the same time. Daily happy hour lasts from 4 pm to 8 pm. Include this place in your bucket list, or you’ll definitely regret.
4. Relax at the Jumeirah 1 seafront destination :
La Mer is a beachfront development in the community area of Jumeirah 1. It was inaugurated in October 2017. Developed by real estate and hospitality company Meraas, La Mer is all about making yourself feel at home on beaches. Cabañas, day rooms, restaurants, shops, and over 130 cafes make this place a perfect spot to spend a carefree day without straying too far from the city. Dubai packages remain incomplete without a visit to this man-made paradise on earth.
5. Solve the first indoor urban maze at Jumble :
After months of teaser on TV and social media, the first indoor urban maze in Dubai, Jumble opened its doors to public in the middle of December 2017. Those who always seek challenges, adventure, and excitement in life will find this place irresistible. Played in a team of 3-6 individuals, participants have to progress through a series of rooms filled with riddles, twists and turns and solve them one after another. Jumble is a physically and mentally stimulating game house for those who love to solve some of the biggest puzzles ever. Brace for an unconventional gaming experience in Dubai with Jumble.
In closing :
If you think there’s nothing to write home about after visiting Dubai beyond what the whole world alreadys knows, think again. These newly developed and opened public attractions will never fail to fulfil your dream of an exceptional and memorable travel to this ultra-modern city. Irrespective of whether you’re traveling from Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, or Chennai, make them a part of your top itinerary on your visit to Dubai this summer. Bon voyage!
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