Want to travel around the world? Dream of shopping in Singapore while seeing the delicate arts and crafts of Egypt? Want to see performances by African Tribes and Indian ethnic dancing? Well you can do all these and much more in less than a day if you visit Global Village.
Global Village was originally introduced in 1996 during Dubai Shopping festival to bring all cultures under one roof to give its visitors the ultimate multicultural experience. After the great success throughout the years the Global Village has grown in size and popularity and is now located in Dubailand where it is visited by millions of visitors every year.
Dedicating over 30 pavilions to depict a different country, each pavilion is designed with a creative magnitude to symbolize the country it is representing. Guests can visit each pavilion and browse through the wide variety of items that are hard to find and each pavilion is catered to attract visitors and mainly to offer their guests an ultimate shopping experience that they would not be able to achieve without visiting the country personally.
Other attractions of Global Village include the massive entertainment events conducted throughout its period to showcase international talent. The giant play area is no match for any other amusement park available in Dubai with its numerous thrilling rides and selection of compulsive games. The large food court offers visitors with a wide range of food from many famous and multicultural outlets satisfying all.
Global Village is open to all until the end of February 2011, so make sure you visit before it closes for the year and singles make sure you go on any day other than Fridays, as it is the dedicated Family day.
Global Village Dubai Pavilions:
- East & West Africa
- Sweden & Czech Republic
- Saudi Arabia
- Sri Lanka
- Singapore & Malaysia
- Africa (Sudan, Rwanda, Senegal)
Global Village Dubai Location Map: Global Village is located on outskitrts of Dubai and the only way to reach GV is Emirates Road (E311).
GV Dubai Contact number: +97143624114
Global Village Support / Email Contact: email@example.com
Global Village Dubai Sales Office:
Global Village Dubai Timings: The below timing might subject to change each year.
- Saturday to Wednesday: 4:00 pm to 12:00 am
- Thursday to Friday: 4:00 pm to 1:00 am
- Monday is family day
Global Village Dubai Shopping Festival 2011 (DSF 2011):
Global Village will be opening its gate from 1st November to 3rd of March. DSF 2011 will be starting in mid of Jan / February.
Global Village Dubai Career: Please visit Career section of Dubai Land
Transport to and from Global Village Dubai: There are ways that can be adopted, these are
- By car (huge parking space available)
- By Dubai Taxi / Cab
- Shuttle bus service provided by the GV.
- Metro (in news but not yet available thought shuttle services are provided nearby metro stations)
Global village Dubai Entrance Fee: 10 Dhs
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