Guide to The Dubai Mall- The Largest Shopping Mall in the World
The Largest Mall in the World: The Dubai Mall
If you want to visit the largest shopping mall in the world according to area then Dubai Mall is the destination you should not miss! With more than 1,200 shops, the mall is located in Dubai’s modern Downtown area and is owned & managed by the Emaar group. Once you are at the mall, you can witness a few of the largest things in the world and tick off many items from your Dubai itinerary.
The mall was the largest retail development in the world, it houses a 250-room hotel, 22 cinema screens, 120 restaurants & cafes and 3 parking areas. There’s a free Wi-Fi, porters & lockers, baby changing rooms and many more facilities for the shoppers.
|Address||Financial Center Rd – Dubai – United Arab Emirates|
Many of the world’s largest things at The Dubai Mall
Shopping mall– Dubai mall covers an area of 1,124,000 m², which makes it as the largest shopping mall in the world.
Acrylic panel– The mall houses the world’s largest acrylic panel i.e. The Aquarium at Dubai Mall.
Sweet shop– World’s largest sweet shop, Candylicious, covering an area of 10,000 sq ft, is also located at the Dubai Mall.
OLED screen– The Dubai Mall has the largest OLED screen in the world.
Choreographed fountain system– Just outside the mall, the Dubai Fountains are the world’s largest choreographed fountain system in the world.
Tallest building in the world– Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, has an entry from the Dubai Mall.
Fashion Avenue- The new expansion in Dubai Mall
The largest mall in the world just got bigger with a new expansion in March 2018, housing high-end fashion from brands such as Cartier & Ralph Lauren. Breaking records is a normal scene in Dubai and this part of the mall is dedicated to the enthusiasts of luxury fashion.
You can shop from over 150 brands, spread over an area of 4,00,000 sq ft. Even for non-shoppers, the destination is a must-see as even window shopping would be a delight in this elegant part of the mall. So, do not miss this destination when you are in Dubai.
The Dubai Fountain
Dubai never ceases to impress tourists. The Dubai Fountain is a must-watch attraction if you are anywhere near Dubai. The world’s largest choreographed fountains are located just outside the mall, on a man-made Lake Burj Khalifa. You can even go for a boat ride in the traditional Abra boats to watch the amazing show.
Address: Fashion Parking – Dubai Mall, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
The must-buys from Dubai
- Camel chocolates
- Persian rugs
- Arabic attars
Rent a car to reach The Dubai Mall from any part of UAE.