Author Sushant Published on March 28th 2019
Out of all the luxury hotels of the world; Atlantis: The Palm, Dubai, stands apart. It stands tall on a manmade island called “The Palm Jumeirah”. It is the first resort of the island, and is themed on the myth of Atlantis but
includes distinct Arabian elements too. We are going to list down 5 reasons why one should visit Atlantis: The Palm.
Witness the marine life with 65,000 wonderful marine animals.
When you are surrounded by 65,000 incredible marine animals, the thrill is indescribable. The Ambassador The lagoon has a unique variety of fish, rays, and shark. There are various options you have: you can go for an underwater trek wherein either you can snorkel or dive down using a special helmet and swim with rays, shark and other fish. The experience lasts for 30-minutes and includes an educational briefing, changing and activity in the water. You can simply stroll through “The Lost Chamber: Aquarium” wherein you can go through 10 various lost Mayan civilization themed chambers.
With 17 hectares of world-class record-breaking rides and slides, the whole family can enjoy thrills and spills
which Aquaventure Waterpark has to offer. Tower of Neptune and the Tower of Poseidon are the two slides which would get your adrenaline pumping then relax on 700 meters of pristine private beach or in the new exclusive reserved seating areas. Experience the Middle East and Europe’s No. 1 water park.
Come face to face with the most sophisticated sea creature: Dolphin
Dolphin Bay at Atlantis the Palm is the place where you can meet, play and swim with the dolphins. You can interact with these friendly animals, you can enjoy hugs, kisses, dancing and belly rides also. There are a variety
of fun-filled dolphin experiences are offered at the palm, you can choose from the available options.
Experience spectacular helicopter rides
One of the greatest experiences you can have in Dubai is to take a helicopter tour of the city. There are various tour operators who have designed aerial tours to ensure an unforgettable experience for travelers. These tours typically start from 12 minutes and go up to 60 minutes. These aerial tours make great gifts or surprises, for birthdays, anniversaries or simply to say thank you. Places you can see from above are: The Palm Jumeirah, The World Islands, Burj Al Arab, Jumeira Bay Island, Kite Beach, Al Safa Park, The Dubai Canal project, Burj Khalifa, Sheikh Zayed Road, Port Rashid, Dubai Creek, Wafi Mall, Dubai Frame, Zabeel Park, Mall of the Emirates, Jebel Ali Race Course, Dubai Marina, Emirates Golf Club, The Montgomerie Dubai, Jebel Ali Port and The Palm Jebel Ali. Depending upon your tour package, places from the above list are covered.
Enjoy a different world cuisine without leaving the hotel
There are 23 different restaurants to try at Atlantis the Palm. Every restaurant offers great food and lots of character. Food includes Chinese, Japanese, Arabian, Lebanese and many of them have children’s menus too.
How to reach there:
Atlantis, The Palm is approximately 35 minutes away from Dubai International Airport (DXB) and 1 hour 30 minutes away from Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) by car. You can take a taxi directly to Atlantis from the Dubai International Airport.
Get down at Mall of the Emirates Station, and then take a taxi directly to Atlantis, The Palm.