Dubai is the considered as a one of the world’s largest tourism place, people visit Dubai for entertainment and leisure. It’s claimed to be the biggest shopping destination. People used to come here to spend their vacations and enjoy its culture and tallest building and shopping malls. According to the tourism surveys, Dubai has approximately five million visitors every year from around the globe.
When talking about Dubai how we can forget about the regions first family, entertainment, shopping and cultural destination “Global Village Dubai” you have heard the name for sure which is located on Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed road in Dubai.
Global Village Dubai
In 1996 Global Village started as a first kiosks near the Opposite stream side of Dubai municipality. Later they shifted to Oud Mehta near Wafi city for almost five years. Can you believe? Today, Global village serving six million visitors in Dubai land through providing entertainment, shopping and much more. Global Village providing parking area to about 17,000 cars with extra place for the overflow of cars in the peak times. In the overflow parking, they also provide free shuttles round the clock to transport visitors. Global Village is opened seven days in a week for the visitors. They opened their gates for the visitors from Saturday to Wednesday from 4:00 pm to 12:00 am. On the public holidays and on Thursday and Friday, it opened till 1:00 am, extra treat for you. Monday is a family day except public holidays.
You can enjoy dining, Fantasy Island, shopping and entertainment through best thrill/stunt shows, street performers, bespoke shows and cultural shows from around the globe. The most attractive grand stage shows in which families can take pictures with and enjoy the precious time. In the 19th season Global village has the privileged to host more than 12,000 shows in five months. In their special attraction they have Heritage Village, 3D Haunted House, Al-Remal pit, Illumination World, Animal Land and prehistoric oceanarium. Kids and games have some special connection so if you visit Global Village then don’t forget to visit the fantasy island area which have number of rides starting from AED 10, They have three different levels of rides for different age of group, one is children rides in which they have Disney, High ropes, Chairoplane, tramplines, pony adventure, crazy water rollers, scalextric, pedelos, go gator, high striker, baby drop tower, mega droop, baby aviator, bungee trampolines, crazy water boats, demolition derby, inflatable slide and last but not the least inflatable land. Family Rides include phantom chaser, carousel, apple rollercoaster, runaway train, adventure golf, land zorb, wipe out, bumper boats, doggems, Jungle River, magic and wheel of the world. Whereas thrill rides include around the world, power surge, take off, 2 extreme, Frisbee, speed wave, sling shot and extreme.
Outing is incomplete without dinning in specially at such a beautiful place, global village serves the best world cuisines, they have long list of pavilion and international restaurants, cafes, snack bars and much more, Come and enjoy the food and pamper yourself with the taste of fruits which came across the continents to Global village. They have more than 27 restaurants serving international, local and some specialties in food. Some open air restaurants and coffee shops giving pleasure to people and families for enjoying the side lake view. International well known brands and chain restaurants at one place and representing Pakistan, India, Egypt, UAE, Iran and other cultures as pavilion restaurants. Come and enjoy the feast of different countries on every visit and make a memory. The list of countries contain:
- Khalifa Foundation
- Malaysia & Singapore
Global Village is the biggest Seasonal cultural event in which retail outlets bring out the culture from around the world at one place. Retailers bring out the huge collections of different cultural products in which handicrafts, desserts, traditional cuisines freshly prepared in front of the tourists and visitors. This year Global Village celebrated the “Illumination World” a lantern city which has got the most monuments from around the world. Enjoy this light up by visiting global village. Global Village is concerned about their guests comfort so they provide nursing rooms, clinic and ambulance , ATM, money exchange centre, male and female prayers room, lost and found, Al amen room for lost kids, Al Barshra police station, RTA bus and taxi stations, male and female toilets and much more. So you can get every facility over here and can have an amazing experience over here.