Tourism in Dubai is one of the government strategies to preserve foreign exchange earnings to the UAE, as the Dubai government aims to attract 20 million visitors annually and make it the first choice for leisure travelers, especially business travelers, by the year 2020, and the government is also working to increase this number to Between 21 and 23 million visitors in 2022, and 23 to 25 million visitors by 2025,
Shopping is one of the main factors in attracting tourism to the city, and given the presence of many ancient and modern attractions in the city,
Dubai managed to dominate the first place in terms of the number of international tourists who visited Dubai in 2018,
Here are some of the most important tourist attractions in Dubai:
Al Arab Tower: The Al Arab Tower is the only seven-star hotel in the world. It is considered the most luxurious hotel in the world. The tower is 280 meters tall and has an exterior in the form of a ship's sail.
Etihad Museum: It is one of the most impressive museums, as it focuses on presenting the stages of the founding of the United Arab Emirates, as well as an exhibition hall and an educational center.
Khalifa Tower: Khalifa Tower is the tallest building in the world and consists of 160 floors, with a height of 828 meters, and the tower also includes many hotels and restaurants.
The Palm Island Hotel: It is one of the most photographed hotels in Dubai, as it is located on the island of Palm Jumeirah, as it can be seen from the various surroundings inside and outside the land on which it is located.
The Dubai Fountain: The height of the water in this fountain reaches 140 meters, and it is the largest fountain in the world, as this fountain includes five circles of different sizes along with two central arches.
Wild Wadi Water Park: This park includes the best games in the world, and it has a swimming pool with a wave system that simulates real waves
Palm Jumeirah: Palm Jumeirah is a man-made island, which includes many hotels and resorts with great tourist interest, and it is one of the most important tourist attractions in Dubai.