Do you want to gift your family the best summer vacation they could possibly have? Then, head straight to Dubai. Wait! Are you conjuring up images of serious minded people and strict religious surroundings? Then you are terribly wrong! Because Dubai is every bit as cosmopolitan as it is spiritual.
With new forms of entertainment added each year, a trip to Dubai will leave you gasping for so more that you will definitely come back for the next vacation or extend your stay.
Disembark at the Dubai International airport and you will be left spell bound by the sheer magnificence of its interiors. Flights also land at the Abu Dhabi International airport.
Visas are required for the duration of your stay in Dubai, so it is recommended that you book the visa with the tickets. Or else, just go online and search for Dubai Visa Information and you will get the required instructions.
Climate in Dubai is for the most part sunny and dry. There is very low rainfall in the region and so it tends to get pretty suffocating if you wear heavy clothes. Pack lighter clothes and maybe a woolen jacket in case the evening gets chilly.
A complete family destination, there is no end to the tourist and entertainment spots in Dubai. Your kids will love the newly opened Modhesh World, a fun city packed with surprises and activities for the entire family at every nook and corner.
A whole city in itself, Modhesh world has everything from exhibitions, music and dance shows, to fashion streets and free prizes in the form of cash and vouchers for the entire family.
The historic ruins of Al Fahidi Fort, Jumeirah Archeological Site and the Heritage Village are a must visit. Tours of the Grand Mosque which is the tallest minaret in Dubai, Dubai Creek, Hatta Town, Sheikh Saeed Al-Maktoum House and the Dubai World Trade Center are also worth the time and money.
Take in the splendor of the palm fringed beaches of the Palm Island or enjoy the scary thrills of some of the best theme parks in the world. While you are there, be sure to visit the Burj Al Arab, the only hotel in the entire world which has been awarded with 7 stars.
There’s something for every kind of traveler. If you are with family, be sure to take a family tour around the entire city. Who knows? If you are lucky enough, you may get to see some celebrities as Dubai is frequented by many stars in order to spend some quality time with their families.
If you seek adventure, then the adventure tours are what you need to take to get your adrenaline soaring. With spectacular landscapes to view, adventure in Dubai is not limited to just trekking through the desert.
The most sought after tour is the Helicopter Safari which takes you on a joyous ride over Dubai and the Arabian Gulf. The exuberance of flying over the city’s tallest buildings and its attractions cannot be described in words. You need to experience it to believe it!
For the more budget conscious travelers, a cable car ride over the city’s landmarks provides the perfect opportunity to click some amazing pictures.
If you are bored of trekking through the Dubai desert, trek to the little town of Hatta for a change.
Located at about an hour’s trek from Dubai, you will find the nature trails and the wildlife of this town pretty remarkable.
Shopping is not the word to describe the associated action in Dubai which is every shopper’s dream come true.
A shopping haven for most, The Dubai Shopping Festival draws hordes of shoppers from around the globe each year. Along with a superb shopping experience, you can enjoy amazing bargains on many branded goods.
Any more apprehensions? No? Then hop on the next plane to Dubai and you won’t be disappointed