Dubai is the most well-known and most popular city of the seven emirates, due to its various attractions. Tourism here is growing as rapidly as the city skyline and having just 48 hours to spend in Dubai, is just enough to have glimpses of this epic city. If you happen to have a layover at Dubai for two days then following are few places which will give the idea about the glamour this city possesses -
The Burj Al Arab
The Burj Al Arab - one of the world's top-rated luxury hotel. It offers incredible views from high above the city. Book a table at one of the many high-end restaurants within, sip a drink and enjoy the scenic Dubai skyline around.. For an ultimate experience, visit the Skyview bar or Lounge at the terrace and enjoy the sunset view.
Dine And Shop
Experience some fancy shopping next to sharks and manta rays, as Dubai Mall has the largest indoor aquarium in the world along with an ice rink and a stunning fountain. One of the world’s largest malls is not only limited to dine and shopping but has plenty of things to occupy your time.
Go Dune Bashing In The Desert
Experience the dune bashing in a 4x4 vehicle. It is a great little adventure one must experience. Can have a sunset desert safari ride if time permits.
Explore The Souks
Dubai is very famous for its gold, spice and textile souks. The city has a number of souks throughout to explore, but the Gold Souk is a must for anyone who’s running short on time. This market is located near Dubai Creek, and you can take a bus, metro, or taxi to reach there.
A trip To Abu Dhabi
90 miles far from Dubai, Abu Dhabi is easily reachable in an hour. If you don’t have enough time to go on a full city tour then just head straight for the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi. It is an absolutely an incredible place and attractive site to visit. It is open on Saturday through Thursday from 9 am to 10 pm and a must-see in the U.A.E.