Dubai opens 14km Jumeirah Corniche project
Spanning across six residential communities
Known as the Jumeirah Corniche Development Project, Sunday will see the full opening of the new corniche – the longest in Dubai.
The leisurely beachfront addition starts from the Dubai Marine Beach Resort up to the Burj Al Arab Hotel, comprising of a five-metre wide walkway, a four-metre wide jogging track, rest areas and retail kiosks. The corniche is also set to link with the $545m Dubai Canal Project.
Mattar Al Tayer, chairman and executive director of the RTA, said the Jumeirah Corniche project "hugs the sand beach and offers a vibrant environment fitted with aesthetic and recreational features as well as public utilities for the use of beach goers".