Dubai

Dubai

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Dubai is a standout amongst the most dynamic and most energizing and vivacious urban areas on the planet. It is becoming a favorite choice amongst the most loved holiday Destinations lately. One can appreciate the dynamic nightlife in the first class bars, clubs and restaurants or an assortment of adventure games with kids. It is one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. It is somewhat similar to a free city-state and is the most crowded and dynamic city in the UAE, progressing at a staggering pace in the travel and trade areas to be precise.

Dubai has a great range of activities for everyone which includes water sports in the sea, dune bashing in the desert, skydiving and a lot more. One can also enjoy shopping at largest mall in the Middle East, enjoy luxury holidays at Dubai Palms, get amazed in waters on a shark safari, and enjoy some world-class spa and fitness treatments. It has sun shine all year round which enables you to enjoy the beautiful sandy beaches to the fullest.

Best Hotels in Dubai

Country United Arab Emirates
Visa requirements

British Passport Holders

Holders of full British passports (travel documents are not accepted) will be granted a free of charge visitor/tourist visa upon arrival in the UAE. No application in advance of travel is needed. Your passport will be stamped with the visa as you pass through Immigration at any of the International airports in the UAE. The visa issued at the airport for British passports holders is valid for 30 days – plus a 10 day grace period. If you wish to stay longer, you may make a request with the Immigration Officer at the airport or contact the local General Directorate of Residency and Foreign Affairs at least three days prior to the expiry date (chargeable services).
Passport Validity: Passports must be valid for at least 6 months from the date of entry into the UAE.
Important: British Overseas Territory passports require visas to be arranged before travel for entry to the UAE

Nationalities who do not require visa to be arranged before travel to the UAE

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) nationals do not require a visa to enter the UAE.

Passport holders of the countries listed below will be granted a free of charge 30 day visa on arrival in the UAE. No application in advance of travel is needed. Your passport will be stamped with the Visit Visa as you pass through Immigration at any of the airports in the UAE.

Andorra
Australia
Brunei
Canada
Hong Kong
Ireland
Japan
Kazakhastan
Malaysia
Monaco
New Zealand
People's Republic of China
Russian Federation
San Marino
Singapore
South Korea
Ukraine
United Kingdom
United States of America
Vatican City

Passport holders of the countries listed below will be granted a free of charge 90 day multiple entry visit visa on arrival in the UAE, valid for 6 months from the date of issue, and for a stay of 90 days in total. No application in advance of travel is needed. Your passport will be stamped with the visit visa as you pass through Immigration at any of the International airports in the UAE.
Austria
Barbados (from 1st July 2018)
Brazil (from 3rd June 2018)
Belgium
Bulgaria
Chile
Costa Rica (from 13th May 2018)
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Finland
France
Germany
Greece
Grenada (from 1st June 2018)
Hungary
Honduras (from 25th May 2018)
Iceland
Italy
Latvia
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Malta
Montenegro (from 31st March 2018)
Netherlands
Norway
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Seychelles
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
Ukraine
Uruguay (from 29th April 2018)
Passport Validity: Passports must be valid for at least 6 months from the date of entry into the UAE.
Other Nationalities require a visa to be arranged before travel to the UAE
Languages spokenArabic & English
Currency usedUnited Arab Emirates Dirham (AED)
Area (km2)4,114
Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort

Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort

The Palm, Dubai
Price from £ 639
Anantara resort a unique wonder destination set on a man-made marvel island on the Dubai coastline t More info
Atlantis Hotel The Palm

Atlantis Hotel The Palm

Dubai
Price from £ 649
Welcome to a whole new world at the Atlantis The Palm Hotel. One of the best and greatest hotels mad More info
Fairmont The Palm Hotel

Fairmont The Palm Hotel

The Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, Dubai
Price from £ 549
Fairmont Hotel on the Palm is located on the world’s largest man made island – The Palm Jumeirah Dub More info
Grosvenor House Dubai

Grosvenor House Dubai

Dubai Marina, Dubai4 / 10
Price from £ 599
Grosvenor House Dubai with its two iconic 45 storey towers, Tower 1 and Tower 2, redefine the world More info
Jumeirah Beach Hotel

Jumeirah Beach Hotel

Jumeirah beach, Dubai
Price from £ 599
One of the classic landmarks of Dubai The Jumeirah Beach Hotel designed in a shape of wave. Convenie More info
Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort and Spa

Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort and Spa

Jumeirah, Dubai5 / 10
Price from £ 599
Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort and Spa is perfect choice for leisure and business travellers, with e More info
Media Rotana

Media Rotana

The City, Dubai, Dubai
Price from £ 369
strategically located in the heart of Dubai’s new business hub, off Sheikh Zayed Road and opposite t More info
One and Only Royal Mirage Palace

One and Only Royal Mirage Palace

Dubai
Price from £ 899
One&Only Royal Mirage Palace, Dubai An outstanding and stylish holiday to Dubai will be yours at More info
Rixos The Palm Hotel

Rixos The Palm Hotel

The Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, Dubai
Price from £ 599
Located on The Palm Jumeirah in Dubai, Rixos The Palm Dubai offers elegant accommodation with privat More info

Top Destinations

Wild Wadi Water Park

The Wild Wadi Water Park is an outdoor water park in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Situated in the area of Jumeirah, next to the Burj Al Arab and the Jumeirah Beach Hotel.

 

 

 

 

Chillout Ice Lounge

A nightclub which is made up entirely of ice in order to beat the heat in Dubai.

 

 

 

 

The Dubai Fountain

The Dubai Fountain is the world’s largest choreographed fountain system choreographed to music capable of shooting water up to 500ft in air.

 

 

 

Burj Khalifa

Holding the record of being the tallest building in the world. Stretching to 828 meters in the sky and having 160 floors the view from this man made miracle is mesmerizing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo

One of the largest aquarium in the world is located in the Dubai mall. it is home to giant sharks, rays, catfish , penguins and piranhas and other 33000 aquatic animals.

 

 

Dubai Museum

The oldest museum in Dubai, located in the Al Fahidi Fort. It shows the picture of Dubai when it was not so famous. structure of buildings which facilitates the airflow before the invention of air conditioning. you can get the perfect picture of Dubai before oil revolution.

Best Time To Visit

Dubai has a tropical and parched atmosphere, and the months of June through August are greatly hot and moist, with temperatures coming to as high as 48°C. The coolest month is January, when temperatures normal 24°C. If you are interested in outdoor exercise,visit in September to May. Dubai International Jazz Festival and Dubai Shopping Festival, both are held in February, the Dubai World Cup is organised on the last Saturday in March, and the Dubai Summer Surprises, held in June to August.

How to move around on Dubai Holidays

Airport

Dubai airport offers duty free shopping. You can get a taxi from any terminal. There are special buses which runs in inner part of the city.

Taxi

Taxis are well maintained in dubai. You can get taxi running on meter basis from almost anywhere. Its a cheaper and most efficient way to travel in the city.

Public Transport

Public transport buses are cheap. Government is constructing a new metro system to help traffic conjunction problem. All transports are paid through rechargeable cards.

What you get on Luxury

Book your luxury dubai holidays with email holidays starting just from £369. A wide verity of packages which includes return flights and stay at one of the most prestigious hotels like Media Rotana, Atlantis The Palm, Rixos The Palm Hotel, Jumeirah Beach Hotel and many more. We will be more than happy to provide you with the tailor made holiday.

Beaches

Pristine blue waters and sandy beaches makes dubai beaches one of the best in the world. Jumeirah Beach Park, Marina Beach, Burj Beach, Kite Beach and many more beautiful beaches provide you the opportunity to unwind and rejuvenate yourself.

Classy Food

Dubai attracts food enthusiasts, classy places to wine and dine are most famous in dubai. It have talents from all parts of the world, with the multinational cuisines. you can also enjoy vast verity of seafood served.

Sky High Structures

The home of tallest building in the world ‘Burj Khalifa’, dubai follows the pattern of bigger the better. There are hundreds of tallest and modern architecture which signifies the true glory of dubai.

 

 

Safety and Health

Health

There are no particular precautions to be taken before going to Dubai. But you should take precautions for rising temperature and avoid going in direct sunlight.

Emergency

In case of any emergency call 998 or 999.

Safety

Dubai is the safest among all the emirates. Street and local crimes are low.

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