Palm Jumeirah, an artificial island shaped like a palm tree, known along with other two as Palm Islands. It is the smallest of the three, its size is 31 square kilometers (3,000 football fields). Today it is the largest artificial island finished and can be seen from the International Space Station.
Palm Jumeirah consists of three distinct parts, a trunk, a crown with 17 fronds and a breakwater in the form of surrounding island (7 million tons of rock were needed to make the crescent of 11 kilometers around it) forming thus a date palm.
From one of the ends of the crescent, near the luxurious Zabeel Saray Hotel we can enjoy stunning views of the skyscrapers located in Dubai Marina. In the central area, said the average moon, is Atlantis The Palm Hotel, one of the most famous hotels for visitors traveling to Dubai can reach up to him on a monorail that can take in the station at the beginning of the trunk . From the other end, we will have a “stone’s throw” the Burj Al Arab Hotel, Dubai icon par excellence and known worldwide.
Palm Jumeirah, the December 31, 2013, witnessed exception of a Guinness Record, the show achieved the world’s largest fireworks, with almost one hundred kilometers long.