The Palm Islands are the three largest man-made islands being built on the coast of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. They are date palm tree shaped islands are being developed by Dubai-based real estate developers Al Nakheel Properties.
The Palm Dubai and The Palms,
are the three largest man-made islands in the world,
The Palm Islands is also the self-declared 'Eighth Wonder of the World'.
Each of the islands (Palm
Jumeirah, Palm Jebel Ali, and Palm
Deira) are being built in the shape of a date
palm tree and consist of a trunk, a crown with fronds,
and are surrounded by a crescent island that acts
as a breakwater. The islands will support luxury
hotels, freehold residential villas, unique water
homes, shoreline apartments, marinas, water theme
parks, restaurants, shopping malls, sports facilities,
health spas, cinemas and various diving sites.