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Top 7 Spots on Palm Jumeirah For Tourists

From waterparks to sky-high infinity pools, Top Spots Dubai has rounded up the top seven things for tourists to do on The Palm Jumeirah, known as the eighth wonder of the world.

Updated: February 2024

1. The View at The Palm

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The View at The Palm, located on level 52 of The Palm Tower, is one of the latest additions to Dubai’s landmarks. At 240m high, this observation deck offers guests some of Dubai’s most impressive views with 360-degree panoramas that span Palm Jumeirah, the sea and the Dubai skyline. Tourists can refuel at The View’s café.

The View has direct access to the Nakheel Mall shopping mall which features several restaurants, retail options and entertainment.

2. Aura Skypool, Palm Tower, Palm Jumeirah

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Aura Skypool, situated 200 meters above ground level, proudly holds the title of the world’s highest suspended infinity pool. It offers an ideal backdrop for Insta-worthy selfies, boasting stunning 360-degree views encompassing Dubai Marina, Palm Jumeirah, JBR, Ain Dubai, Burj Al Arab, Burj Khalifa, and the serene sea. Guests can also indulge in a delectable poolside menu featuring pan-Asian bites. Additionally, within the same tower, guests can explore the culinary delights of St. Regis Gardens, home to new restaurants like Signor Sassi and Lena, as well as the vibrant atmosphere of Sushi Samba and Coucou.

3. Palm West Beach

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Palm West Beach emerges as a paradise for beach aficionados, featuring a lineup of beach clubs along the trunk of Palm Jumeirah, offering captivating views of Dubai Marina and JBR. Among the notable venues are February 30, Lucky Fish, and San, all part of Nakheel’s innovative multi-beach venue concept, The Club. Each beach club caters to a distinct ambiance, from the laid-back vibe of February 30 to the vibrant energy of Surf Club. Guests can relish in the breathtaking sunset views, while Palm West Beach stands out as one of the few dog-friendly spaces in the city.

4. Atlantis The Royal

The iconic Atlantis The Royal offers an ultra-luxurious destination boasting sweeping ocean views and dramatic architecture, highlighted by an impressive 90-meter rooftop pool. Additionally, guests can indulge in a culinary journey at one of the resort’s 17 world-class restaurants and pool clubs, including Cloud 22, Nobu By the Beach, Ling Ling, and Milos.

5. The Pointe, Palm Jumeirah

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This waterfront shopping, entertainment and dining destination on Palm Jumeirah includes over 70 dining options. ​​There’s everything from fast food to fine dining here. This waterfront location offers views of the Palm Fountain which is the world’s largest. International fast-food chains are ideal for shoppers on the go. Brunch & Cake is a favoured brunch spot while for a fine dining feeling head to Chaun, an award-winning Chinese restaurant on the waterside. Entertainment options span children’s entertainment areas as well as a dine-in cinema.

6. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah

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Atlantis The Palm takes its theme from the underwater kingdom and is an ideal destination for families known for its water-themed attractions and activities. Explore the huge Aquaventure water park complete with kids pools and then head to the Lost Chambers aquarium. The Dolphin Bay habitat and sea lions offer unforgettable memories with wildlife. There are multiple on-land kids’ play areas as well as gaming zones. At Wavehouse, adults can enjoy a cocktail and then grab a bite and go bowling with the family. Don’t forget to test your surf skills on the Surf’s Up wave rider. Dining options at the Atlantis include Nobu and Hakkasan. The weekend brunches are famous among Adults over 21.

7. Nakheel Mall

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Retail, lifestyle, dining and entertainment destination, Nakheel Mall is a new addition to the centre of Palm Jumeirah. After shopping at high street favourites pick up some delicacies at the Depachika Food Hall – a centre for artisanal edible bites and gifts. Head to the Nakheel Mall rooftop to Soho Garden in Dubai, a terrace which offers excellent cocktails and views of the Palm and the Dubai skyline. Entertainment spans the Trampo Extreme trampoline park, an indoor playground and cinema.

Nakheel Mall has direct access to St. Regis hotel and The View at The Palm observation deck.