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Arriving in Dubai

Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates, with its rapid growth and modern cosmopolitan character, is regarded as the Las Vegas of the Middle East. Its reputation to be one of the richest cities on the planet is amply complimented by its exotic natural beauty. This has made the city a much sought-after tourist destination in the middle-east.

Catering to the growing demand, there are many international flights to Dubai. You can easily book a cheap flight to Dubai and enjoy the bounty of attractions this city has to offer. The Dubai International Airport is located in close proximity (only four kilometers) to the city. It is the main hub of the Emirates Airline and airfare to Dubai are plentiful. Check online for great rates on Dubai flights from any place in the world.

Getting Around Dubai

Car rental facilities are available for tourists to move around the city and nearby tourist attractions. Buses regularly commute within the city. Taxis are also easily available. But ‘Abra’, or the water taxi, is the favorite way to cross the Dubai River, especially for tourists.

In recent years, the city of Dubai has witnessed the construction of many imposing structures, which include the Burj Al Arab Hotel, the seven-star hotels and BurjKhalifa, and the highest building in the world. Apart from these two hotels, many other star hotels with top-class amenities are available in Dubai.

Main Attractions in Dubai

But these are not the only things Dubai is famous for. Apart from the museums, theme parks, and water parks, the sea-beach is also a major attraction. The sparkling sand dunes, the palm trees and salty air is certainly any nature lover’s delight. The Wild Wadi Water Park and the Desert Safari are ideal destinations for people who desire to be amidst nature. You can go on a cruise at Dhow Cruise. You can also make trip to the The Dubai Palm Island and have a great time there.

Shopping, Dining and Nightlife in Dubai

The innumerable hotels and restaurants in Dubai offer a wide range of delectable dishes. Shopping forms one of the main attractions for tourists visiting Dubai. The Mall Emirates, apart from offering an exquisite range of items, also boasts an indoor ski resort. The ski resort is built over an area of 22,500 kilometers and is covered with real snow. The Mercato Mall is another that is thronged by tourists. The Deira’s Gold Souq is famous for its gold jewelry. People from various places come to Dubai during the Dubai Shopping Festival every year.

Just by taking a cheap flight to Dubai, you are provided with a plethora of avenues that would surely make your time there enchanting.

Flight stats for Dubai - did you know?
  • Dubai Airport (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
    • Right now, 96 airlines operate out of Dubai Airport.
    • Dubai Airport offers nonstop flights to 218 cities.
    • Every week, at least 315 domestic flights and 6,559 international flights depart from Dubai Airport.

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