Dubai Landmarks and Attractions
Famous Malls in Dubai
|Ibn Battuta Mall:|
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Ibn Battuta Mall in DubaI is among the largest themed shopping malls in the world. Located between Interchanges 5 and 6 (close to Interchange 6 for Jebel Ali Village) adjacent to Sheikh Zayed Road, it offers an exciting mix of more than 275 retailers, 21 cinema screens and more than 50 restaurants and food outlets, including the only IMAX theatre in UAE.
The Ibn Battuta Mall is named after the 14th Century explorer Ibn Battuta, who spent 29years travelling through Middle East and Asia. The mall is divided into six designated courts with each based on the areas he travelled namely – China, India, Egypt, Persia, Tunisia and Andalusia. Each court is decorated to resemble the areas of the world, and that makes an interesting walk around with beautifully decorated sculptures, ceilings, boats and mini displays.
Restaurants & Food Court