By Mohammed Al Sadafy

Dubai gears up for Eid Al Adha with a plethora of activities for the extended festive weekend.  If shopping malls are already buzzing with offers, then special events are organised to entertain residents and visitors alike.

At The Top
At The Top

Meanwhile, the world’s tallest tower – Burj Khalifa – is all set to host visitors early morning on this Eid day to watch the sun rise over the emirate.

At the Top, Burj Khalifa, the world’s highest observatory deck located on Level 124 of Burj Khalifa, will mark Eid Al Adha celebrations under the Dubai Events & Promotions Establishment (DEPE) initiative, offering visitors 24-hour access, during three consecutive weekends until November 3, 2012.
Visitors to At the Top, Burj Khalifa, can avail of exclusive discounts of Dh85 and Dh65 for adults and children respectively. Additionally, visitors can also enjoy 25 per cent off on select merchandise and souvenir pictures.
In addition to the magnificent views offered of Dubai and beyond from At the Top, Burj Khalifa, visitors can also learn more about the landmarks in the region through the innovative Viewfinder. The interactive Viewfinder replaces the traditional coin-operated telescopes in other observatories, and features a video camera and touch-screen to provide information supported by advanced graphics and animation. More info