What currency is used in Dubai?
Familiarize yourself with the different denominations of dirham (AED) before you jet off to Dubai.
What is there to do in Dubai?
Dubai never fails to impress. Here are a few activities to get you started:
What is the best place to stay in Dubai?
To really get a feel for this luxurious, cosmopolitan city, spend your nights in Downtown Dubai. This high-energy neighborhood is home to some of the city’s most impressive attractions. Budget travelers will find some good options, but it’s the high-end accommodations that steal the show.
Located about 12 miles from the downtown area, Dubai Marina is a tourist-friendly neighborhood with plenty of places to stay. Spend up big on your accommodations or seek out somewhere cheaper and save that cash for amazing experiences.
What is Dubai famous for?
This city and emirate in the United Arab Emirates is known for:
The Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, should be high on your bucket list. At over 2,700 feet high, it offers views you won’t forget. Want to shop, visit an aquarium and ice skate in the same place? You can at the Dubai Mall, the largest mall in the world. Both City Centre Deira and Wafi City Mall are ideal places to head to if you're famished.
Offering 1.5 km (0.9 mi) of beach access, this lavish resort is located on Palm Island, a palm-tree-shaped artificial island just off Dubai's Jumeira coast. Dubai Marina Mall is 6.5 km (4 mi) away.
This hotel for passengers in transit only is located inside the Airport Terminal Buildings before Passport Control (Immigration and Customs) in concourses A, B and C. Guests will have access to Dubai duty free shopping areas, post office, currency exchanges, and other facilities available within the airport.
Nestled on the beach, this Palm Jumeirah resort is within 6 mi (10 km) of Dubai College, Jumeirah Beach, and Dubai Marina. Emirates Golf Club and Al Sufouh Beach are also within 6 mi (10 km).
Located in Garhoud, this hotel is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Dubai Tennis Stadium and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Dubai Festival City Mall. City Centre Deira and Dubai Creek are also within 6 mi (10 km). Emirates Station is 14 minutes by foot.
Located in Palm Jumeirah, this luxury hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Aquaventure, Dubai Marina Mall, and The Walk. Jumeirah Beach and Dubai Marina are also within 9 mi (15 km).
This family-friendly Dubai hotel is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of Dubai Water Canal, Burj Khalifa, and Dubai Fountain. Dubai Mall and Dubai Opera are also within 3 mi (5 km). Business Bay Station is 14 minutes by foot and Burj Khalifa - Dubai Mall Station is 30 minutes.
Located in Trade Center, this luxury hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Dubai World Trade Centre and within 3 mi (5 km) of Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa. Dubai Creek and Gold Souk are also within 6 mi (10 km). World Trade Centre Station is 13 minutes by foot and Al Jafiliya Station is 21 minutes.
Located in Palm Jumeirah, this beachfront hotel is in a regional park and within 6 mi (10 km) of Dubai Marina Mall, Jebel Ali Race Course, and Emirates Golf Club. The Beach Mall is 6.2 mi (9.9 km) away.
*Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Travelocity.com from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.