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Dubai for free

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Dubai for free
One of the fastest growing cities of the world, known as the "Gateway between the East and West," Dubai is a delightful combination of old and new; traditional and modern. Travelers on a budget can experience history at the Dubai Museum, culture at Jumeirah Mosque, diverse architecture along the Dubai Creek, renowned shopping at Dubai and Wafi City Malls, and sun and sand at Jumeirah Beach and Park.
Good for: Families, Groups, Individuals
Seasons: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
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Dubai Museum
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Dubai Museum

This museum uses life-size dioramas to depict everyday Dubai life in the days before the discovery of oil. Galleries recreate scenes from the Creek, traditional Arab houses, mosques, the souk, date farms and desert and marine life.

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: 1-2 hours
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Dubai Creek
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Dubai Creek

Drive along Dubai Creek, the lifeline and pulse of the city, which separates the city from Deira to the north and Bur Dubai to the south.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
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Dubai Mall
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Dubai Mall

Dubai Mall is impressive and seems like a tardis.  It is not complete, but  they have done a very good job of opening a good varied selection of... more »

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
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Jumeirah Mosque
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Jumeirah Mosque

Learn about Muslim religious practices and Emirati culture by visiting the Jumeirah Mosque, Dubai’s only mosque open to the general public 6 days a week for scheduled tours. Jumeirah Mosque showcases the medieval Fatimid tradition in its stone construction. Tours are offered every day accept Fridays. Tours begin at 10am sharp. No pre-registration required, plan to arrive at 9:45 am for... More

Learn about Muslim religious practices and Emirati culture by visiting the Jumeirah Mosque, Dubai’s only mosque open to the general public 6 days a week for scheduled tours. Jumeirah Mosque showcases the medieval Fatimid tradition in its stone construction. Tours are offered every day accept Fridays. Tours begin at 10am sharp. No pre-registration required, plan to arrive at 9:45 am for pre-entry instructions. Doors will close at 10:05am and will reopen at 11:15am. One tour daily. Less

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: More than 3 hours
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Jumeira Beach and Park
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Jumeira Beach and Park

Jumeirah Beach park comes highly recommended having just returned from spending a few days using the facilities there. The entrance fee to the park... more »

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
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Wafi City Mall
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Wafi City Mall

With a name that means “to satisfy everything you want,” this upscale mall is the place to go for brand name items and huge entertainment arcades.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 1-2 hours
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