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Introducing Dubai

Dubai offers an amazing horizon of things to do, see, experience and learn. It is encompassed by puzzling deserts, sand hills and the stunning Hajar mountains, it is divided by the creek which is essentially an inlet from the gulf splitting the commercial center of Dubai in two and within the city you will find amazing beach resorts incredibly high tech building all side by side with old traditional houses and mosques giving you a glance of just what variety you can expect from your time in Dubai with our Dubai holiday packages.  Dubai is a great blend of culture, people, festival, hospitality, entertainment, relaxation, thrill, architecture, desert, snow and sea, all at one place. 


Must Know Facts

Best Time to Visit

The weather conditions in Dubai are in general hot no matter at what time of the year you plan a visit. However the weather conditions are milder between the months of November and March. In March one can also watch world’s richest horse race, the Dubai world cup. Dubai shopping festival makes the peak season i.e. months of January and February. 

The hottest months are June to September – the temperature often tops 45°C during the day and the humidity is very high. The temperature of the sea can reach 37 °C at the most smoking piece of the late spring. The months October, November to April offer more reasonable temperatures of between 30 °C and 35 °C.  So explore Dubai with our International tour packages. 


History & Culture

Around 800 individuals from the Bani Yas clan, driven by the Maktoum Family, settled at the mouth of the river in 1833. The brook was a characteristic harbor and Dubai before long turned into an inside for the angling, pearling and ocean exchange. 

By the turn of the twentieth century Dubai was a successful port. The marketplace (Arabic for market) on the Deira side of the stream was the biggest on the drift with 350 shops and a consistent crowd of guests and agents. By the 1930s Dubai's populace was almost 20,000, a fourth of who were ostracizes.

During the 1950s the stream started to residue, an outcome maybe of the expanding number of boats that utilized it. The late sovereign of Dubai, His Highness Sheik Rashid container Saeed Al Maktoum, chose to have the medium dug. It was an eager, expensive, and visionary venture. The move brought about expanded volumes of payload taking care of in Dubai. At last it reinforced Dubai's situation as a noteworthy exchanging and re-trade center.

Dubai’s culture is rooted in Islam; it provides strength and inspiration that touches all the aspects of everyday life, explore it with our Dubai holiday packages from Mumbai. Virtually every neighborhood has its own mosque, where faithful cluster meets for prayers five times every day.   Religion here plays a vital role; Travelers are usually advised to follow certain Islamic norms in this city to avoid attracting any controversies during their visits.  Friday is said as a 'Jummah day' or holy day in Islam. So, most of the city observes a weekly holiday on this day. A visit to Dubai can be thrilling as one gets to view the city's traditions. With breathtaking beauty, the city will stay in your mind forever. 



Dubai is situated on the Persian Gulf shoreline of the United Arab Emirates and is generally at sea level (16 m or 52 ft above). The emirate of Dubai shares outskirts to Abu Dhabi in the south, Sharjah in the upper east, and the sultanate of Oman in the southeast. Hatta, a minor exclave of the emirate, is enveloped on three sides by Oman and by the emirates of Ajman (in the west) and ras al khaimah (in the north). 

The Persian Gulf borders the western bank of the emirate. Dubai is situated at 25.2697°n 55.3095°e and covers a region of 1,588 sq mi (4,110 sq km.), which speaks to a critical extension past its underlying 1,500 sq mi (3,900 km2) assignment because of land recovery from the ocean.




Things to Do in Dubai

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If there is one thing which all the adventure junkies need to do in Dubai, it has to be Skydiving over the Palm Jumeirah Island. Considered to be the most premium drop zone, this is a once in a lifetime experience offering you eminent views of the most iconic attractions of Dubai such as Palm Jumeirah Island, Burj Al Arab, Dubai Marina and Ain Dubai. 
Zip-Line through The Dubai Marina
Zip-lining through the magical Dubai Marina is definitely one of the craziest zip-lining adventure you would ever experience in your lifetime. The fabulous backdrop of Burj Khalifa while zip-lining adds an altogether different charm to this adventure. However, a few things which you should keep in mind include that you should weigh in between 50kg- 110 kg and your height should not exceed 2.10 metres.
Dubai-Indoor Ski Park
The Indoor Ski Park is located in the Mall of Emirates and features an eighty five metre high indoor mountain. A temperature of -1 degree Celsius to 2 degree is maintained throughout the year and offers its visitors a unique experience. The Ski Park is located in a total area of 22,500 square metres.
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Yess! You read that right. Take yourself back in time and relive the Egyptian era while you get yourself treated with a 24 Carat Gold Facial Treatment which is potentially rich in antioxidants and contains anti-inflammatory properties. This treatment is perfect if you are planning to reduce dark spots, head to a special occasion or simply get this experience.
Visit the Gold and Spice Souks
If there is one thing which any tourist looks forward to when visiting Dubai, it has to be the Gold and Spice Souks. While, each of them has their own charm and significance, Gold Souk consists of 380 retailers selling items of gold, platinum and diamond.
Spice Souk is located adjacent to the Gold Souk and consists of several stores selling a variety of spices.

Abra Ride
One of the most traditional modes of transport, Abra is a symbol of the city’s heritage and history. An Abra ride gives you the chance to cruise half-boat, half-raft around the Dubai Creek and get a glimpse of Old Dubai. You can also hop onto an air-conditioned Abra which is a perfect combination of traditional Abra and the latest technologies.
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La Mer Beach is Dubai’s famous beach front that extends right up to the sea and presents to its tourists a stunning destination to relax. Visit La Mer Beach with your friends and family and enjoy a quiet day at the sea or make yourself a part of the water-rides. La Mer Beach is not only about tranquil waters but also offers a treat to your eyes in the form of the palm trees, contemporary graphics, minimalist designs etc.
Dune Bashing Experience
Experience the Dune Bashing Experience in Dubai Desert Safari when you set out for a thrilling ride with some of the best professional drivers. Make yourself a part of the Morning Desert Safari or the Evening Desert Safari and if you wish to experience something really extra-ordinary then indulge yourself in the overnight Desert Safari which is an ethereal experience to say the least. Gorge into some delicious barbecue after you have done the safari rides.


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Hats Of Flamingo - Our Tour Was Memorable

Hats Of Flamingo - Our Tour Was Memorable

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Hotel And Restaurants Exceeded All Expectations

Hotel And Restaurants Exceeded All Expectations

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It Was A Great Pleasure and Awesome Experience

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