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Good view from monorail

Its a must to travel in monorail to see the palm view while going towards atlantis and seeing the fonds that makes the palm shape like a palm tree which we see in pics . On road... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Basically this connects you from the city to the entrance of the Palm Jumeirah and when you get there, there is still a lot of walking you have to do because this Monorail doesn't really take you anywhere.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I used this system again and find that it is the best in Dubai. Trains constantly on time snd all is totally automated. Cheap and worth every penny. 3 class to be find the gold cabin, the women car and the general public cars

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Its a must to travel in monorail to see the palm view while going towards atlantis and seeing the fonds that makes the palm shape like a palm tree which we see in pics . On road we cant see this beautiful view but can be seen only when we take the monorail to go to Atlantis . Recommend all... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The best way to enjoy the view of UAE's artificial archipelago and largest man made island Palm Jumeirah.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Monorail gives you good views of the Palm, Atlantis and Burj Al Arab. Cash only, so come prepared. If you are going to the Atlantis, worth going on, but doesn't merit a special trip.

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India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While you are visiting Palm islands or Altantic, this gives a good opportunity at AED 15 to get a partial view of how its made. The station where it drops you is the only place in dubai where you need to bargain with a taxi driver and they are not keen to go on meter. It also gives a super... More 

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Chandigarh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a nice experience to travel on monorail. Though not different from metro, but still overhead enjoyment of scenes around was very nice.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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103 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having watched these little 'trains' move up and down The Palm for years I finally boarded one for a visit to the Atlantis. And it was popular. The journey is relatively short and pricy compared with the metro and tram, but The Entertainer app gives you two-for-one on a return journey. With the main road on and off the Palm... More 

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Dubrovnik, Croatia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thought this would be an easy way to see Palm Jumeirah. It was "relatively easy".... There is free parking on the landward side - just follow the pictogram signs for the monorail. Unfortunately with all the new technology on display at the monorail, they only accept cash. The monorail we were on was very busy with the contents of... More 

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Spent the 50 AED for a return trip from the Atlantis to the gateway stop. On way back we got front row, so excellent view as we headed out to the Atlantis. Going to be amazing once the construction ends. Comfy, run every 15 mins or so and give good views all round both ways. If you're in Dubai this... More 

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