A good way for tourists to get around The Palm Jumeirah in Dubai is the Palm Jumeirah Monorail. With this, you can travel very comfortably and quickly around the whole island. On foot, it is not possible to look at this because it is just too big. We would like to explain exactly what this costs and what you have to consider.
This railway was opened on April 30, 2009, and since that day tourists have been using it every day to explore the island. As already mentioned, you simply cannot walk through them and therefore you need a means of transport. The Palm Jumeirah Monorail is ideal for this and in a few minutes, you have driven everything and can also take great photos. Furthermore, a trip is also very impressive as it leads past dreamlike luxury villas. The view of the luxury hotel Atlantis The Palm is certainly a highlight of the ride. Many vacationers would certainly like to spend the night there. Because this is one of the best hotels in all of Dubai. Incidentally, the route length is 5.45 kilometers and the structure is very similar to that of the Dubai Metro. Once you’ve ridden it, you’ll get to know it very quickly.
Palm Jumeirah Monorail Atlantis Aquaventure Station
Currently, there are only a few stops on the Palm Jumeirah Monorail where you can hop on or off. But this will change in the future and you can, for example, get off at Nakheel Mall Station and visit the mall. Currently, there is the possibility to drive from the Atlantis Aquaventure Station to the Gateway Station. With a speed of 28 km/h, you can get there quickly. However, you then have to change again to another train which then drives back to the Atlantis Hotel. It will certainly be very useful for the residents of the island if there are several steps that can then be used. There will also be a direct connection to the Dubai Metro where you can then continue with this. Up to 40,000 passengers use this means of transport every day.
Before setting off, you should also find out about the travel times. You can ride the Palm Jumeirah Monorail from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm. The trains run every 15 to 20 minutes and you don’t have to wait long. As with the metro, there is also plenty of seating. A good tip is not to drive at the weekend. Because there are significantly more visitors who want to ride. If you want it to be a little quieter, you should rather drive during the week. Then there are not so many tourists and you can take a closer look at everything.
Palm Jumeirah Monorail Dubai
A ride on the Palm Jumeirah Monorail is subject to a fee. You can buy the ticket directly on-site at the box office. The price for adults is 30 dirhams where you then have a round trip. If you only want to have a one-way trip then you pay 20 dirhams. But you can’t buy a ticket at the Gateway Station, so you need both. There is no discount for children and they pay the same price.
The Atlantis Aquaventure station is located directly across from the hotel’s Aquaventure water park. From there you can also have a very nice view of the park. You have to buy the ticket there. It is recommended to take a taxi there. You can’t park your car there. Whoever stays at the Atlantis The Palm Hotel has only a few meters to get there and that is very convenient.
If you want to see the island, the Palm Jumeirah Monorail is currently the best mode of transportation to use. In a few minutes, everything is gone and you will be amazed at how big the island is. You can only see this from a bird’s eye view.