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Palm Jumeirah Monorail

Gateway Towers, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Ranked #81 of 206 Attractions in Dubai
Type: Public Transportation Systems
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New Delhi, India
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48 reviews 48 reviews
35 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

Not that great of a view. Still okay for one time journey. Goes to the Atlantis hotel, nice area to walk around the shore once after reaching there.

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Brisbane, Australia
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63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

The monorail trip is not expensive and it is a good way to see the palm area from above. Just be careful there is no taxi at the city end yet.

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Salalah, Oman
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134 reviews 134 reviews
60 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This must be the best way to see the Palm. You're high up and get a good view of the streets with their nice houses. If you sit at the front like we did, you'll love the added bonus of the feeling of being on a roller coaster ride. At times it seems as if you're hovering over the sea.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
28 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I lived in Dubai for 2 years and if you are a tourist and look at the monorail as a "scenic ride" then I am sure you will be happy, but otherwise it is a waste of time and money. Just grab a taxi if you actually want to be going somewhere

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Abu Dhabi
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46 reviews 46 reviews
20 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We, I and my husband were staying in Atlantis and we decided to take the monorail, up and down, just to enjoy the view! That was amazing in all senses! The monorail is comfortable and the view is wonderful!

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London, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The best inexpensive way to view the palm jumeirah island..one can literally view the leave shape ..except for one can afford a helicopter ride for the fantastic view..its a worth see man made beauty..

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lancashire
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

this is without doubt one of the highlights to visiting Dubai, on the monorail you can see the palm fronds and the layout of the palm compared to just driving along the road to it. this is always the first stop that I take my visitors to, brilliant

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Diamond Bar, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I enjoyed the views while riding the Jumeriah Monorail. The monorail was located near the Atlantis Hotel. They only accept cash no cards. You will not be able to see the palm shape of the island on this monorail. You are able to see beaches and the neighborhoods of Jumeriah. The monorail is a worthwhile ride.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

As a public transport fan i had to take the Pulm Jumeirah monorail. The monorail is only reachable by taxi from the Internetcity metro station. Arrival at the monorail was very unattractive in a construction site. No business at all in the station. All possible shopspaces are empty, no advertisements. Tickets are 25 AED for a return journey. Only one... More

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Dubai
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56 reviews 56 reviews
12 attraction reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

It's a means to get to the Atlantis Hotel. Why this is an attraction beats me? Have used the mono rail several times but only for the purpose of getting to Atlantis. It's a good way to see the Palm but it is a short ride and not really worth it if that's your aim. Take a taxi and ask... More

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