From flashy malls and fancy eateries to historic cultural highlights, this showstopping Emirate has it all. Whenbackdropped by a dazzling skyline of ultra-modern skyscrapers and pristine beaches, it’s even more impressive.
With cooler temperatures, Dubai is an incredible winter sun destination. Immerse yourself in the thrill of the city by getting a bird’s eye view from the top of the Burj Khalifa. Spend a day at the extraordinary Palm Jumeirah swimming with dolphins. Or shop ‘til you drop at the epic Dubai Mall.
Dubai is one dynamic city you don’t want to miss for an idyllic city-beach winter sun break.
Once a small fishing village in the Arabian Gulf, Dubai is today one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. One of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates, Dubai is home to nearly 200 nationalities and offers a truly memorable experience to all visitors.
Whether it is by the banks of the Creek, or at the top of the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, Dubai lives and breathes a sense of possibility and innovation. And with an unparalleled coastline, beautiful desert and magnificent cityscapes, memories are just waiting to be made here.
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
- Adventure Experiences
Most nationalities can simply get a visa on arrival at the airport but visitors should check their visa requirements before arriving.
Both Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) have a range of helpful facilities and public transport options.
NEED A VISA?
TOP THINGS TO DO IN DUBAI
If you’re planning to holiday in Dubai with your friends or family, you can easily spend all your time sunbathing on the beach, shopping in incredible malls and dining at some of the best restaurants for a great time – but how about shaking things up a bit?
Dubai is a place where you can do something amazing every day for a month, and still not run out of options. Let us show you to make your trip to the city the ultimate holiday.
- ATLANTIS, THE PALM
- BURJ KHALIFA
- MALL OF THE EMIRATES
- DEEP DIVE DUBAI
- AIN DUBAI
“Experience: an event or occurrence which leaves an impression on someone.”
CAN YOU DRINK ALCOHOL IN DUBAI?
Liquor licences are not available to non-residents in the other Emirates, but it is possible for tourists and visitors to buy and drink alcohol in licensed venues, such as hotels, restaurants and clubs. … In Dubai and all other emirates besides Sharjah, the drinking age is 21. Drinking alcohol in Sharjah is illegal.
BEST CURRENCY TO TAKE TO DUBAI
Although USD is widely accepted across all sectors in Dubai, it is best advisable to convert home currency into Dirham for the ease of travelling and saving money.
BEST TIME TO VISIT DUBAI
The best time to visit Dubai is in September and April, when it’s sunny but not too hot.