Cheap Flights To Dubai
Take advantage of affordable flights and discover Dubai, the jewel of the United Arab Emirates. The city is one of the safest destinations in the world and it's known for its amazing buildings, warm climate and fabulous beaches.
The city is one of seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates and, one of just two, along with Abu Dhabi, to have legislative powers. A centre of commerce and finance, the emirate's prestigious location on the southern shores of the Persian Gulf makes it a magnet for international visitors.
It's ideal for family holidays thanks to attractions like Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo and the spectacular beaches appeal to all age groups. Kids will love visits to Wild Wadi Water Park or they can explore the sports areas and model village at Mushrif Park. Discover landmarks like Jumeirah Mosque, play a round of golf on a sand course or top up your tan on Jumeirah Beach
The city is a premiere destination for retail fans thanks to events like the annual Shopping Festival and glittering centres like the Mall of the Emirates. Visitors should be sure to see the Gold Souk, a historic gold market that dates back to the foundation of the city.
Things To Do
Those who like to take things easy will adore the beaches and the city's museums and landmarks, while adrenalin junkies will love the massive choice of high-octane sports. Shopping is big news here and the luxury malls are second to none and restaurants and entertainment are world class.
A dazzling stretch of white sand that's ideal for sunbathers. The saline water and high winds can make swimming difficult but nearby attractions like Wild Wadi Water park make cooling off fun.
The luxury shopping centres are an integral part of Dubai life and ideal for family outings. The massive Mall of the Emirates has restaurants, cinemas and a ski centre with artificial snow throughout the year. The Dubai Mall is equally impressive and shoppers can browse designer boutiques while the rest of the family discover over 300 marine species at the aquarium. Alternatively, shop for 22 ct gold jewellry at the Gold Souk or pick up beautiful fabrics and textiles at the market opposite Satwa Mosque.
The skyline is dominated by iconic skyscrapers like Burj al Arab, the world's third largest luxury hotel and Burj Khalifa, where the observation deck offers spectacular views. Visit Palm Jumeirah for water parks and marinas or see sensational offshore developments like Palm Islands and the World Islands. Alternatively, visit Dubai Museum, an 18th-century fort with a wide range of exhibits relating to the region's history and culture.
Calendar of Events
Shopping Festival: Takes place in malls and stores all over the city from January to February.
Jazz Festival: One of the year's most popular musical events from February to March at Media City.
International Film Festival: From November to December. Past editions have featured big-name stars like Morgan Freeman and George Clooney.