United Arab Emirates

The most beautiful places of UAE

The best of the United Arab Emirates

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful places of UAE
Inserted: 12.11.2020
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com

For most tourists, the United Arab Emirates is only a synonym for Dubai, but even outside this world city you will find interesting places to visit.

1.
Burj Khalifa Skyscraper

World's tallest skyscraper

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| Altitude: 4 m / 13 ft

For many, the biggest attraction in Dubai is the world's tallest skyscraper – Burj Khalifa. It is 828 meters… continue reading

2.
Fort Fujairah

The oldest fortress in the United Arab Emirates

| Altitude: 18 m / 59 ft

The fortress was built sometime around 1500–1550, and is probably the oldest fortress in the country. In 1925… continue reading

3.
Dubai Marina Port

The most famous port in Dubai

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| Altitude: 0 m / 0 ft

Dubai Marina is one of the most interesting and basically recreational places in Dubai. The center of the… continue reading

4.
Jabel Bil Ajs

Highest point of the United Arab Emirates

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| Altitude: 1 328 m / 4 357 ft

Jabel Bil Ajs (Jebel Jais), whose peak with a height of 1,934 m is locaed in Oman, but on the way to the top… continue reading

5.
Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Fujairah

The second largest mosque in the United Arab Emirates

| Altitude: 15 m / 49 ft

It is the second largest mosque in the United Arab Emirates, after the mosque of the same name in Abu Dhabi.… continue reading

6.
Burj Khalifa Lake

Lake with the world's largest dancing fountain

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| Altitude: 2 m / 7 ft

Between the world's tallest skyscraper – Burj Khalifa and the world's largest shopping center – Dubai Mall is… continue reading

7.
Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi

The largest mosque in the United Arab Emirates

The Great Mosque was built between 1996 and 2007. It is the largest mosque in the country. It is located on… continue reading

8.
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo

The second largest aquarium in the world

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| Altitude: 1 m / 3 ft

Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo is located right in the largest Dubai Mall. According to some reports,… continue reading

9.
Al Hayl Fort

A small castle in the Wadi Hayl valley

| Altitude: 236 m / 774 ft

The fortress dates from 1932 and is located in the Wadi Hayl valley. It is more of a fortified house with a… continue reading

10.
Al Bithnah Fort

Wadi Ham Castle

| Altitude: 171 m / 561 ft

The fortress dates from the late 18th century and was built on a strategic trade route along Wadi Ham. This… continue reading

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Al Fahídí Fort

Dubai's most important historical building

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| Altitude: 9 m / 30 ft

Located in the Bur Dubai district, this 18th-century fortress now houses the Dubai Museum. Typical is the… continue reading

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