A warm welcome is in store for UK travellers as Dubai eagerly awaits the return of one of its biggest tourist markets. Despite the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic, Dubai has deemed itself ‘safe’ for travel and has been placed on the travel corridor list.
Since most of your summer this year was spent stuck at home, Dubai would be a promising holiday destination to spend the upcoming holidays.
Check out our article on: Is “No Quarantine Holiday” possible in this pandemic?
As a travel blog, here at Aero Travels, we believe that it’s our responsibility to enlighten you on the ins and outs of where you travel. Especially, during a time of crisis like this, we are here to ease the process for you and make your post-quarantine holiday the best ever.
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On a more serious note, in terms of the current situation, The United Arab Emirates as a whole has taken all the necessary precautions and more to ensure the safety of its citizens and tourists. Right from the moment you step off the plane, you will be greeted by masked staff, temperature checks and countless hand sanitizer dispensers.
Another reason, why this should be your next holiday hotspot is *drumroll please* the availability of amazing Dubai holiday package deals!!
This year is finally looking up for holidaymakers as holiday package deals are bustling in every corner. Likewise, some super cheap Dubai holiday packages are up for grabs as the tourist market is still settling in post covid.
As tourists are not yet flooding in, hotels and flights are offering appealing rates to attract as many as possible. Some luxury hotel rooms are even being offered for a third of what it would usually cost. So what are you waiting for?
Dubai is not only the home to the tallest building in the world but also the world’s largest indoor shopping mall and one of the largest aquariums. In this buzzing city, every corner is as exciting as the next from unique architecture, to iconic buildings, to beautiful beaches.
Hence, choosing what to do or what to see may become a bit daunting. That is why we have taken the liberty to list a few of the attractions that are usually featured in Dubai tour packages.
- Desert Safari
This is definitely one of those things that you MUST do if you are in Dubai. If you time it perfectly, you will be able to witness a beautiful Arabian sunset while driving through the dunes. The sandy drive will conclude at a traditional camp with a delicious meal.
- Camel Rides
Ever wondered what it must be like to explore the desert the traditional way? This is the ultimate way to enjoy the beauty of the desert while getting the full experience.
- Burj Khalifa
How can you visit Dubai and not experience the breathtaking view from the tallest building in the world?
- The Dubai Mall
This mall is known for its luxury and high-end stores and would take you at least 2 days to completely cover it. It also has an aquarium, ice rink and restaurants galore.
- Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
Located at The Dubai Mall, this aquarium offers you a memorable journey into marine life. It is one of the most enchanting attractions in Dubai.
- The Dubai Fountain
Witness this amazing fountain in action as it shoots water as high as 500 feet to choreographed music. It is a beautiful and captivating sight on the 30-acre Burj Khalifa Lake.
- Atlantis the Palm
This remarkable five star hotel is popular among tourists for the waterpark experiences it offers. The Aquaventure Waterpark offers over 30 water rides, a private beach and access to the Lost Chambers Aquarium.
Aquatrek Xtreme is the latest addition to the waterpark experiences at the Atlantis Palm. This is the world’s deepest sea trek and definitely a one of a kind experience for thrill seekers.
Read this article for more information about Aquatrek Xtreme
All these attractions may have aroused the adventure junkie in you to catch the next flight straight to Dubai. However, we are still amidst a pandemic so the safety of you and everyone around you should be your top priority. Check out the list of requirements and restrictions that are vital for your Dubai holiday.
- All travellers are expected to have travel insurance and an approved negative PCR test completed within the past 96 hours.
- If you show symptoms on arrival, you will be directed to 14 days of quarantine at your own expense. However, if you are flying the national carrier Emirates, they will bare all costs for your quarantine period.
- A face mask is mandatory in Dubai, even at theme parks and in taxis.
- Keeping a two-meter social distance is also compulsory.
It may seem surreal, but implementing the ‘new normal’ into your travel routines will definitely make you feel safer.
In closing, a cheap holiday in Dubai is usually off the table so don’t waste this once in a lifetime opportunity. It definitely is a dream holiday destination with so many amazing things to offer.
Although vacationing may have slightly changed, you will definitely be able to gain the complete ‘Dubai experience’ in the safest possible way. Thus, think fast and act faster to grab those Dubai holiday package deals before it’s too late.