Don’t be fooled by the gleaming skyscrapers, Dubai City is steeped in history and culture. Take a traditional abra along Dubai Creek or explore the winding alleyways of the Bastikia Quarter. Marvel at the enormous gold and spice souks; bartering is a must. Dubai city represents the best value for money in Dubai and perfect as a base to explore the city or for a stopover.
Home to the Burj Khalifa (world’s tallest building) and the famous Dubai Mall, the Downtown district is the perfect place for a short city break or a stopover en route to the Indian Ocean for a perfect mix of city and beach. Marvel at the amazing Dubai Fountains – the UAE’s answer to the Bellagio – and find plush skybars, Michelin-starred restaurants and a vibrant nightlife.
Located off the coast of Jumeirah beach, it’s a magnet for the rich and famous and home to many luxury hotels. It’s also been hailed the ‘8th Wonder of the World’.
Jebel Ali is far enough away from the hustle and bustle of central Dubai to provide a relaxing beach holiday but still close enough to explore all the sights and delights. Jebel Ali is great for families and there are loads of activities to keep all ages amused. It’s also the only place in Dubai where you can enjoy an All Inclusive beach holiday.
Jumeirah Beach, or JBR as you might call it, is Dubai’s most popular stretch of beach. With plenty of top notch hotels and pristine beaches, it’s a perfect place to relax and enjoy the Arabian shores. Hit up JBR’s cobbled beachfront promenade known as ‘The Walk’. You’ll find lavish restaurants, boutiques and a bustling market, not to mention loads of cruising supercars.
Away from the man-made wonders of the city there are rolling sand dunes and Bedouin camps within a short drive. Sand boarding, camel riding and dune bashing by 4WD are just some of the things you can get up to in the desert. Consider combining a stay in the city with one of our desert camps.