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Dubai Attractions

Let Expedia help you to experience the best that Dubai has to offer! If you’re planning a trip to Dubai we can provide you with a list of the top sightseeing attractions as well as helping you to find unmissable activities. Whether you’re travelling to Dubai with your family planning a romantic trip with your loved one

or visiting on business we’ll make it easy to plan an unforgettable holiday that checks all the boxes.

Places of interest in Dubai

Dubai is crammed with must-see places to visit and things to do. We can help you decide where to stay in Dubai and make it a breeze to explore Dubai and the surrounding areas with our guides on where to go what to see and when to see it. No matter how long your stay it’s easy to find places of interest in Dubai to make sure that you enjoy your holiday to the fullest and don’t miss a thing. Leave the local knowledge to us and leave the hassle behind.

If you’re planning a visit to Dubai why not check out our handy guides to places of interest in the area? You can browse lists of things to do learn about the most popular attractions and get help with planning the details of your trip. Expedia makes it easy for you to check out all the top sights in Dubai.

Dubai attractions

Dubai has something for everyone so whether you’re planning to get active on a summer holiday put a spring in your step with a romantic rendezvous or pamper yourself with a leisurely winter trip you’ll find plenty of attractions in Dubai to keep you entertained. Expedia makes it easy to book your flight hotel and rental car in advance making for hassle-free travel and freeing you up to explore the sights of Dubai.

Looking for things to do in Dubai can be time-consuming but we can take the hassle out of planning your holiday. Whether you’re looking to get active in the great outdoors sample the cuisine of Dubai or catch up with the vibrant local culture our guides to Dubai attractions ensure that you’ll have a successful trip whatever the season. Happy trails!


Where to stay in Dubai

Palm Jumeirah

Travellers love Palm Jumeirah for its stunning beaches, and you can see more of Dubai by jumping on the metro at Nakheel Mall Station or Al Ittihad Park Station. You might spend time checking out top sights like Aquaventure and Nakheel Mall.

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Dubai Marina

Visit Dubai’s first purpose-built waterfront development to see a man-made canal city with luxury properties, parks, promenades and plenty of shopping opportunities.


Jumeirah Beach Residence

A bustling marina amazing beaches and top sights from Jumeirah Beach to The Walk – discover Jumeirah Beach Residence, a destination also famous for its shopping.


Downtown Dubai

Dubai Fountain and Burj Khalifa are top sights in Downtown Dubai, and you should be sure to explore the popular shops. Hop aboard the metro at Burj Khalifa - Dubai Mall Station or Business Bay Station to see more sights in the area.



Known for its stunning river views and popular shops, there's plenty to explore in Deira. Check out top attractions like City Centre Deira and Gold Souk, and jump on the metro at Abu Baker Al Siddique Station or Salah Al Din Station to see more of the city.

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Bur Dubai

Known for its stunning river views and popular shops, there's plenty to explore in Bur Dubai. Check out top attractions like Dubai Creek and BurJuman Mall, and jump on the metro at Health Care City Station or Al Jafiliya Station to see more of the city.

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The Best Water Parks in Dubai

Discover the best water parks throughout Dubai to plan your fun-filled trip with family or friends.

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