Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai

3.8
#15 of 153 in Outdoors in Dubai
Walk, ride, or drive along Sheikh Zayed Road, the city's main thoroughfare, to take in the modern center's highlights. The urban section of this highway stretches 55 km (34 mi) through downtown and measures 0.5 km (0.3 mi) across. Running parallel to the coastline, the arterial road is lined on either side by modern architecture, including two of the city's most famous skyscrapers, top shopping malls, and an abundance of varied restaurants, cafes, and cultural landmarks. Connecting up some of the most important and popular developments, the road offers convenience as well as a great deal of sightseeing. Plan a Dubai trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • October 5, 2017
    This is a toll road that, in some places, is 14 lanes wide. The only way to travel down this road is by being very aware of all the lunatics driving cars, trucks, and lorries around you. Forget the ru...  more »
  • October 3, 2017
    Well by luck our hotel had a great view along the road in both directions A must see at night with all the lights of the cars.  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    This road is the best road with such discipline in driving is rarely seen.. Is it 16 lane highway or so..You have so many exits to connect the localities too...  more »

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