22 May Top 10 Most Instagrammed Places in Dubai
Which are the most popular places in Dubai trending on social media this year? Which are worth being continuously snapped a shot of? To get that perfect photo, here’s a list of the most Instagrammed spots in Dubai ranging from all sorts of tourist destinations, luxurious hotels, and shopping malls.
1. Dubai Mall
The Dubai Mall stands at the top of the list with over 2 million posts. As one of the most frequented popular attractions in Dubai, it is the largest mall in the world with approximately one million square meters covered. Almost anything that can be thought of can be found here, from shopping and entertainment to dining spots and tourist attractions. Some major attractions include the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo along with an indoor fountain and retractable roofs that can be opened during the colder times.
2. Burj Khalifa
Almost on cue, the next in line is the Burj Khalifa which is the tallest building in the world that is 828 meters high and accommodates 163 floors. Located next to the Dubai Mall and overlooking the mesmerizing Dubai Fountain, this spectacular building attracts numerous locals and tourists alike. It also holds an observation deck at 555 meters – At The Top Burj Khalifa.
3. Dubai Marina
Yet another world dominant location is the Dubai Marina which is the world’s largest artificial waterfront. Located near Jumeirah Beach Residence, Dubai Marina is a canal that stretches for 3 Km. It has tall and attractive skyscrapers that draw the eyes of shutterbugs.
4. Atlantis Dubai
Located close to the Palm Jumeirah Island, Atlantis Dubai is a luxury hotel in the UAE. One of the tourist attraction here is the dolphin bay at the hotel. It was posted more than 224,000 times and stands in the ninth place.
5. Burj Al Arab
Voted several times as the best hotel in the world, Burj Al Arab is an attractive spot for visitors and photographers. It overlooks the sea and has a private beach creating a beautiful scene to be captured. With over 1 million posts on Instagram, Burj Al Arab comes fourth in the list.
6. Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR)
JBR is a luxurious apartment complex with several residential towers which are divided into six clusters. Located next to Dubai Marina waterfront, it attracts visitors for its pleasant atmosphere, the beach close by, world-class hotels, shopping and dining spots.
7. Downtown Dubai
Downtown was posted more than 250,000 times. It is one of the most frequented destinations in Dubai, located along Sheikh Zayed road. It is a city hub of 500 acres constructed by the Emaar Properties and accommodates various landmarks like the Dubai Mall, Burj Park Island, the Burj Khalifa and the Downtown Dubai hotel.
8. Global Village
Global Village is the largest tourism hub in the world that offers various rich cultural entertainments for family and friends. Among the varieties of items sold are the African black soap, argan oil, decoration items from Egypt and Tunisia, and perfumes among others. Covering an area of 1,600,000 square meters, it witnesses an average of 5 million visitors per year.
9. Palm Jumeirah
This is a man-made island in the shape of a palm, located near the Jumeirah coast. Palm Jumeirah is a major tourist attraction and is found close to various apartments, resorts and hotels like the Kempinski hotel, the Palm resort, Fairmont Palm hotel, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Dukes Dubai among others. With over 230,000 posts, Palm Jumeirah takes the eighth position.
10. Madinat Jumeirah
With a design that resembles a traditional Arabian town that attracts tourists’ eyes, Madinat Jumeirah is a luxurious resort. It covers more than 40 Ha of the landscape of Dubai. The resort includes entertainment spots and has several boutiques located nearby.
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