Dubai is a great place to visit, either for business or pleasure. It’s a city that has become synonymous with luxury, with many of the world’s wealthiest people being drawn there. If you are planning a trip to Dubai, make sure you have an idea of what to do before you land, as it’s easy to get lost in the chaos of the city. Here are just a few ideas for Dubai What to Do:


Visit Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa is known as the tallest building in the world and is often billed as one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The building was constructed by South Korean company Samsung C&T and opened in 2010. Burj Khalifa stands at 828 meters tall (or 2,717 ft) and contains 160 floors. It took 22 million man-hours and over 10,000 workers at peak construction time to build this amazing structure. You can head up to the observation deck on floor 124 or floor 148 if you want to feel truly small.

Watch Musical Fountain Show

This famous show takes place at Burj Khalifa Lake in Downtown Dubai; it takes place twice every evening, one at 6 PM and another at 8 PM. There are also special shows on weekends as well as public holidays which take place at 1 pm and 1:30 pm, respectively. It is a spectacular show full of colorful lights and amazing music. There are many restaurants around this area where you can enjoy dinner before or after watching this amazing show.

Old Souk Walk

Old souk walk is full of historical buildings with amazing architecture and old shops selling handmade carpets and other artifacts from old times.

Take a desert safari

If you love adventure sports, then you should try a desert safari in an SUV or dune buggy and try sandboarding. You can rent a bike or go on a camel ride through the desert.