Dubai Sightseeing: Dubai Mall and Aquarium
"Dubai Mall" (Dubai Mall) is the world’s largest shopping and entertainment center – its total area is more than 1.2 million square meters (50 football fields). He also broke some of the world records: here is the largest oceanarium in the world with a huge acrylic panel weighing 245 tons, the world’s largest confectionery store Candylicious, occupying more hectare, and for the first week, the work of Mall visited 750 thousand people.
Dubai Mall is located in Dubai Duntowna, not far from the highest skyscraper of the world "Burj Khalifa" and the famous dancing fountain. Was solemnly opened in November 2008.
Inside Molla is 1,200 stores, 2 full hypermarket, department store Galeries Lafayette, a huge indoor aquarium, ice rink, Kidzania’s children’s complex, SEGA Park, Golden Souk Park, 22 Cinema, more than a hundred restaurants and cafes, as well as parking for 14 thousand cars.
Despite the size of the room in it, it is fairly easy to navigate: at each crossroads and turning information board, for which you can determine your location and find the necessary shops or restaurants. On numerous racks, you can take the Dubai Mall Guide paper guide – there is a detailed store map in it.
Separately, it is worth mentioning about aquarium outdoor in Dubai Mall. It accommodates 10 million liters of seawater, in which 33 thousand diverse marine inhabitants live. Under aquarium passes a glass tunnel, where you can watch the floating sharks, stingrays, moray eels and other inhabitants of the ocean. Admire the underwater world through the acrylic panel is completely free, but for a fee you can enter the tunnel, and even feed the fish swim among the sharks in a special steel cage. Above the aquarium is a complete zoo with penguins, reptiles and snakes, as well as "Center discovery", introduces visitors to ocean life.
Dubai Mall is the largest shopping and entertainment complex in the world
Admire the marine life is completely free through a huge window