Dubai is very much synonymous with the word shopping. You will get everything in Dubai as there are a plethora of options for shopping in the city of Dubai. From gold to designer labels, luxury items to electronics, you will get everything you want from the shopping malls in Dubai. I can tell you that Shopping is one of the most favorite past time not only for the residents of Dubai but also for the tourist who comes to visit Dubai.

Dubai is the homeland of most infamous shopping malls as wells as traditional souks of Dubai where you will get not only international labels but also Arabian souvenirs too. If you are a shopaholic like me, then I will tell you that December and January is the best time to visit Dubai as there will be New Year and Christmas celebrations, as well as Dubai Shopping Festival, will be going on and there will be huge discount going on everywhere. Isn’t it alluring?

Now you must be thinking of availing these huge discounts in the shopping areas of Dubai. Well, don’t worry about it. I will be sharing the popular shopping destinations in Dubai where you can shop to your heart’s content as well as enjoy a lot with your family. I want to tell you something that there will be ample shopping options starting from live entertainment, Christmas and New Year celebrations in Dubai, plethora options for foods and many more. Depending upon what you are looking for, there are a plethora of shopping destinations in Dubai which I will be described in the following.

1. The Dubai Mall:

Well, it is the largest mall in the world which is s must visit place in Dubai as Dubai mall is not only the home for only retail therapies but also it has various entertainment options. It is the home for more than 120 restaurants and cafes, 1200 shops and 22 cinema screens, Armani hotel and world-class entertainment options like Kidzania, Dubai Ice Rink, VR Mall, Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo.

2. The Mall of Emirates:

Well, if you want to enjoy the feeling of a resort in a shopping mall, then the Mall of Emirates is the ideal place for you. It is the world’s first shopping resort which automatically brings the feeling for the vacation, fun times, relaxation, and plethora of shopping options. Well, you can visit Ski Dubai, a perfect family entertainment destination in Dubai where you can experience snow in the desert city.

3. Wafi Mall:

Wafi mall is characterized by the pyramid of artworks and the theme of showcasing the local markets in an innovative style. Shop at the Souk Khan Marjan inside the Wafi Mall. Located at the basement of the Wafi Mall, Souk Khan Marjan has 150 shops which feature décor and handicrafts of the Arab.

4. Deira Gold Souk:

Did I just say Gold? Well, Deira Gold Souk is the place where you will find Gold everywhere. The market has 300 gold retailers which offer 10 tons of gold at any time you want. Stroll around the market and the get the best discounts in this market only. If you want to buy gold in Dubai, then Deira Gold Souk is the best place for bargaining. Get almost 30 to 50 % discount while buying gold from here.

5. Bur Dubai Souk:

If you are looking for fabrics or garments and home décor, then Bur Dubai Souk is the place which offers you fine quality silk, satin, velvet, wool, cashmere, Persian carpets, Indian silks, Kashmir pashminas, etc. Well, you can order your garments from here also. Get the personalized service of custom-made clothes from this market accompanied by affordable Arabian souvenirs.

6.Global Village:

As the name suggests global, Global Village features the international expo where all the countries of the world portray their products at the Global Village. There will be 5 months long entertainment shopping festival at the Global Village where apart from shopping options there will be also live entertainment options such as thrill rides like Vortex and Reverse Bungee.

7. Souk Madinat Jumeirah:

Revamp yourself for experience the traditional Arabian culture at the Souk Madinat Jumeirah where you can find a peaceful and friendlier atmosphere while choosing different kinds of Arab Souvenirs like Arab Jewelry, handicrafts, local delicacies. Enjoy Dubai nightlife at its best along with having delicious foods and drinks and a buzz of the Dubai nightlife.

8. BurJuman Centre:

The main features of the Burjuman Shopping Centre are the Pavillion Gardens and the sunny courtyards. You will find all the shops, restaurants, and cafes and label showrooms like Versace, Dior, Hermes, Doce and Gabbana, Luis Vuitton and many more. Shop to your heart's content at your favorite international label brand only at Burjuman Center.

9. Al Fahidi Street:

If you are looking for electronics shopping in Dubai, then Al Fahidi Street is the perfect destination for you. Buy laptop, cellphones, camera, and home appliances like refrigerators, ovens, washing machines, and many more at much lower prices. Well, during the night you will see neon signs and neon lights everywhere which will give you the feeling that you are in Las Vegas.

10. Ibn Batuta Mall:

Being the largest themed mall in the world, Ibn Batuta Mall located on the Sheikh Zayed Road has been designed in the honor of the most infamous Arabian Explorer Ibn Batuta. Well, you will find six sections in this huge mall which represents countries like India, Tunisia, China, Egypt, Andalusia, and Persia. Shop Arabian souvenirs at its best as well as international labels at this mall.

Well, this is not the end. I have listed the top 10 shopping destinations in Dubai where you will find the essence of Dubai as well as international labels at its best. There are other markets and shopping malls too. If you are still confused about the shopping destinations based on your needs, it is better to book a shopping tour package from a reputed tour agency in Dubai. With Tripx Tours, you will find a plethora of popular Dubai tourist attractions as well as New Tear special packages too. What are you waiting for? Book your tickets now!

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