sights and attractions places of interest Global Village
Global Village
Updated on 01 February 2016

Global Village, Dubai’s leading family entertainment and cultural attraction gets bigger and better every year. If you’re looking for a theme park to keep the family entertained, the hugely popular Fantasy Island funfair has more than 50 rides and games that people of all ages can enjoy. Wander around the 32 pavilions, each representing a different country, for a unique shopping experience, while being entertained by the best street artists from around the world.

Thrill Shows and the regular fun packed and colorful parades abound, together with fireworks and the all new Dancing Fountain. And don’t forget to say hello to GLOBO, the family friendly mascot. Global Village is open until 9th April 2016.

Call +971 (04) 3624114, e-mail info@globalvillage.ae or visit www.globalvillage.ae.

Share this page!
COMMENTS
Unveiled in February 2010, the Burj Khalifa stands 828 metres high - 320 metres taller than Taipei 101 which held the record since 2004. The Burj Khalifa currently holds seven records, including the highest occupied
Covering 4,500 sq metres with 9 custom built domes, a butterfly museum and a butterfly flower park, Dubai Butterfly Garden is the largest covered garden in the world.
Dubai Festival City (DFC) has officially launched IMAGINE - its cutting-edge multi-media entertainment spectacular, in front of a crowd of thousands at Festival Bay.
MOTIONGATE Dubai is bringing some of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters to life featuring 27 action-packed rides and attractions. Book your tickets now!
Featuring more than 45 million blooming flowers in stunning designs, awesome shapes and structures, Dubai Miracle Garden is full of eye catching colour.
Bollywood Parks Dubai is a first-of-its-kind family theme park that showcases rides and attractions based on the authentic Bollywood experience. Buy your tickets now!
Dubai Parks and Resorts is the region’s largest integrated theme park destination comprising three theme parks
10 beautiful pictures to celebrate the occasion.
Spread over a total area of about 1.7 hectares, the new Mizhar-2 Park is one of the neighborhood parks opened in Dubai.
Since its opening in December 1999, the Burj Al Arab has been one of the most photographed structures in the world. Sometimes referred to as "the world's most luxurious hotel
IMG Worlds of Adventure is an all-day adventure offering access to over 20 signature rides and attractions, including live shows and a 5D cinema experience.
The Dubai Fountain was designed by California-based WET, the creators of the Bellagio Fountain in Las Vegas, and is 275 metres long with five circles and two central arcs. Over
Dubai Water Canal is the latest addition to the Dubai scene and serves as an extension of Deira Creek and Business Bay. Enjoy the arches, waterfall and walkway.
The best way to see the impressive buildings that have sprung up along Dubai Creek is from the waterway through an abra.
With 10 million litres of water and thousands of aquatic animals, Dubai Aquarium is one of the largest indoor aquariums in the world.
Sunset Jumeirah Beach in Dubai is the city's most popular surfing destination with good wave sets and shops hiring surf boards, SUPs and kayaks.
The spectacular 'Tower of Poseidon' is filled with record breaking rides, including the worlds largest waterslide. The terrifying 'Poseidon's Revenge' suspends you over a trap door and then releases you through a
Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi features 43 rides, slides and attractions and follows the story of 'Dana', a young Emirati girl, on a quest for the legendary pearl that had once brought prosperity to her village
A lot of people exercise in this area, from roller-skaters to cyclists and people using the dedicated running track. When you're visiting Dubai, head to Jumeirah Open Beach!
Founded in 2008, Cuadro Fine Art Gallery has quickly become one of the UAE’s premier contemporary and modern art venues. Focusing on four keys areas; exhibitions, education, residency and consultation
JBR is becoming one of the most popular locations in Dubai.
Open everyday.
Open from 8am to 8.30pm from Saturday to Thursday and 3pm to 9.30pm on Friday.
List of public beaches with free entry.
The first and only amphibious-based city tour in the Middle East.
Founded in 2007, Alserkal Avenue Dubai is a prominent arts district within the industrial quarter of the city. Housing over twenty contemporary art galleries and alternative arts and
Helidubai, the premier helicopter service provider in Dubai and the UAE, offers an extensive range of services including tours, VIP transfers, helicopter charter, filming and photography.
Spend the day lounging around one of these popular locations.
Open from 7.30am to 2.30pm (Sunday to Thursday).
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Milan’s exclusive Armani/Privé lounge comes to the Armani Hotel Dubai. Meet up with old friends and make new ones, then dance into the early hours to the vibrant beats of the resident DJ

Make a splash with these exciting activities.

Vii
A rooftop terrace bar, lounge and club where sky meets a the green garden giving Alice in Wonderland vibes

Surf House Dubai is the place to be for like minded people with a respect for the water and love for the sport. Home to everything surfing and stand-up paddle related, you can learn to surf/SUP, get your gear, improve your surfing skills

iFLY Dubai is the world's first double vertical wind tunnel, standing 10m high and 3m wide, with fans that can blow up to 200kph! Execute twists, turns and somersaults in the specially constructed chambers, while the qualified instructors

Experience the amazing falconry first hand, Royal Shaheen offers exclusive packages that allow you to personally handle and fly some of these magnificent birds in Dubai.

Sitting in distinct contrast to the city’s existing nightlife, Provocateur Dubai is the first American nightlife brand to enter the UAE market. Well known for featuring headlining artists such as Calvin Harris

Zero Gravity is an expansive and exclusive beach club and restaurant.

FEATURED
Take a magic carpet ride across rolling red sand dunes, with an amazing bird's eye view of the untouched desert below.
A 'must do' when in Dubai.
Since its opening in December 1999, the Burj Al Arab has been one of the most photographed structures in the world. Sometimes referred to as "the world's most luxurious hotel
The Dubai Fountain was designed by California-based WET, the creators of the Bellagio Fountain in Las Vegas, and is 275 metres long with five circles and two central arcs. Over
Unveiled in February 2010, the Burj Khalifa stands 828 metres high - 320 metres taller than Taipei 101 which held the record since 2004. The Burj Khalifa currently holds seven records, including the highest occupied
The UAE is surrounded by two bodies of water, both offering different diving experiences. Dubai is good for shipwrecks, which are home to Barracuda, Snappers and Jacks, with common
HAPPENINGS
Are you missing travelling and exploring new places? Even with us being confined to our homes, you can still keep discovering new places through complimentary virtual tours arranged by digital platform Google Arts and Culture.
Top things to do in Al Barsha, Barsha Heights and Al Quoz
Your little ones will thank you.
Top things to do in Bur Dubai, Karama, Al Mankhool, Al Jaddaf and Oud Metha
Top things to do in Deira, Garhoud and Al Muteena.
Top things to do in Dubailand, Motor City, Sport City and Green Community
Do you love food and more food? Then this is for you. Etisalat Beach Canteen, part of Dubai Food Festival, is back for daily from 8pm onwards until 14 March. The food carnival is on Jumeriah Beach
Top things to do in Downtown Dubai, DIFC, Business Bay, Al Meydan and Dubai Design District
Top things to do in Jumeirah 1,2,3, Beach Road, Al Wasl Road, Umm Suqeim, Al Sufouh, Palm Jumeirah
If you are expecting a quiet month with not much else to do other than some me-time, then think again. The calendar this month is packed full of things for everyone to do. There are things for everyone from music lovers, fitness fans, foodies, art.
Top things to do in Sheikh Zayed Road, 2nd of December Street and Al Satwa
And you won't be disappointed.
Top things to do in Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT), Emirates Living, Jebel Ali, Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR)
Dubai stands in line with cities like Paris, Milan, London and New York, so you can never be bored of this city. There are a million of things to see, try, and taste!
INSTAGRAM
FOLLOW
Discover Dubai
Stay Connected - Drop us your email.