Dubai is situated on the Persian Gulf coast of the United Arab Emirates. Dubai shares borders with Abu Dhabi in the south, Sharjah in the northeast, and the Sultanate of Oman in the southeast.
Location Map of Dubai
Where is Dubai Located?
Dubai is located at the coast of Persian Gulf and in the north-west region of the UAE. The city Dubai was established by Al Abu Falasa clan of Bani Yas in the 19th century. After its establishment, it remained under the control of UK until 1892.
However, from the beginning of 20th century, the city started to developing fast; resultantly, today Dubai is very much important center in entire Arab region. It is significant trading hub and port of the region. Above all, the discovery of oil added another aspect to the city. Moreover, in the present world, Dubai is a global city and business center that leads in many economic terms. The recent infrastructure development and other structural development have attracted the attention of the people from all over the world.
Interesting Facts about Dubai
|Corordinates of Dubai||25°15′47″N 55°17′50″E|
|Country||United Arab Emirates|
|Incorporated in||9 June 1833|
|Founder||Maktoum bin Bati bin Suhail|
|Location||At the coast of Persian Gulf (North-west)|
|Area of Dubai||4,114 km2 (1,588 sq mi)|
|Dubai Time zone||UTC+4|
|Airport||Dubai International Airport (IATA: DXB)|
|Metro Rail (Red & Green Line)||Red line: Running from Rashidiya Station to UAE Xchange Station in Jebel Ali|
|Green Line: running from the Etisalat Station to the Creek Station|
What to See in Dubai?
Burj Khalifa, Burj Al Arab, The Dubai Mall, Dubai Creek, The Dubai Fountain, Ski Dubai, Mall of the Emirates, Wild Wadi Waterpark, Wild Wadi Waterpark, Jumeirah Beach, Dubai Gold Souk, Madinat Jumeirah, Aziz saffron, The World Islands, Jumeirah Mosque, Al Fahidi Historical District, The Lost Chambers Aquarium, Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, Dhow Cruise Dubai Marina, Dubai Miracle Garden, IMG Worlds of Adventure & More.