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United Arab Emirates

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Though most people associate United Arab Emirates only with Dubai, nicknamed the "City of Gold," the federation of seven emirates boats a surprisingly rich historical and cultural heritage and provides a good starting point for visitors interested in discovering the Middle East. A trip to United Arab Emirates reveals a modern nation with a dynamic atmosphere and a landscape that quickly changes from futuristic cities to remote deserts, mysteriously silent places where only the shifting sand dunes mark the passage of time. Add the eastern coastline to your United Arab Emirates itinerary to find a string of outstanding beaches and some of the finest diving and snorkeling opportunities in the region. Take a look at our United Arab Emirates trip planner to refine the details of your trip to United Arab Emirates.
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Places to visit in United Arab Emirates

Popular things to do in United Arab Emirates

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Observation Deck
Burj Khalifa Dubai
4.5
Duration: 3 hours
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Religious Site
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Abu Dhabi
4.8
Duration: 1 hour
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Shopping Mall
The Dubai Mall Dubai
4.6
Duration: 4h 30 min
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Theme Park
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi
2.9
Duration: 8 hours

Kid-friendly things to do in United Arab Emirates

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Water Park
Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark Dubai
4.2
Duration: 8 hours
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Aquarium
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo Dubai
4.0
Duration: 4 hours
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Water Park
Wild Wadi Waterpark Dubai
4.2
Duration: 4 hours
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Theme Park
Global Village Dubai
4.3
Duration: 8 hours

Museums in United Arab Emirates

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History Museum
Al Fahidi Fort Dubai
3.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Art Museum
Louvre Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Sharjah Museums Sharjah
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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History Museum
Mleiha Archaeological Centre Sharjah
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min

Hidden gems in United Arab Emirates

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Religious Site
Jumeirah Mosque Dubai
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
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National Park
Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve Emirate of Dubai
4.6
Duration: 8 hours
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Historic Site
Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital Abu Dhabi
4.6
Duration: 3 hours
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Historic Site
Qasr Al Hosn Abu Dhabi
4.1
Duration: 1 hour

Shopping in United Arab Emirates

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Shopping Mall
Marina Mall Abu Dhabi
3.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Shopping Mall
Souk Madinat Jumeirah Dubai
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Dubai Gold Souk Dubai
3.3
Duration: 30 minutes
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Flea Market
Dubai Spice Souk Dubai
2.9
Duration: 1h 30 min

Theme Parks in United Arab Emirates

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Water Park
Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi
4.3
Duration: 8 hours
Theme Park
Creekside Park Dubai
3.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Theme Park
Bricks 4 Fun Dubai
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Water Park
Al Montazah Parks Sharjah
4.5
Duration: 8 hours
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Parasailing / Paragliding
SeaWake Dubai
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Gift & Specialty Shop
ARTE - The Makers' Market Dubai
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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Room Escape Game
Brainscape Games Dubai
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Safari
My Abu Dhabi Holidays Abu Dhabi
4.7
Duration: 4 hours