For a real bird's-eye view of old Dubai, take a sightseeing ride on the cable car at the Creek Park. The half-hour journey runs 30 metres up in the air over a route of 2.3km, taking in the skyline of Old Dubai, which lines the water’s edge. On clearer days, Sheikh Zayed Road’s skyscrapers are also visible.
Dhs25 per head. Open daily 8am-11pm. Oud Metha (04 336 7633).
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