The malls in Dubai are not just shopping venues but are complete entertainment destinations for your entire family with restaurants, movie theatres, and theme parks. Check out some of the most popular malls in Dubai that can ensure you of a gala time.
1) The Dubai Mall
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The Dubai Mall located at Downtown Dubai is a massive mall which comprises of over 1200 shops and has a total retail floor area of 502,000 square metres (5,400,000 sq ft). The mall opened to the public in 2008, and since then has attracted millions of tourists from all over the world. The mall lies in close proximity to the Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Fountain which makes it all the more convenient to reach. The mall offers multiple dining options like the Katsuya, Vapiano, Panda Chinese, etc. Entertainment destinations like the Dubai Ice Rink, Reel Cinemas, Emirates A380, etc. can be visited to have a complete family outing. The aquarium, located in The Dubai Mall is one of the main and most visited attractions in Dubai, showcases more than 300 species of marine animals, including sharks and rays.
Location: Financial Centre Road, Downtown, Dubai.
2) Deira City Centre
One of the oldest malls in Dubai, the Deira City Centre is the most favourite shopping destination for the city folks. Located in the older part of the city this mall is home to about 370 shops to various high-end brands like H&M, Topshop, Dockers, Electronics 4 U and many more. You can also catch-up movies of your favourite star at the Vox Cinemas or have a fun time with your kids at Magic Planet, the Deira City Centre offers something for everyone.
Location: Al Garhoud Road, Deira City Centre, Dubai.
3) Burjuman Centr
Location: Khalid Bin Al Waleed Rd, Dubai.