About Dubai

Looking for cheap flights to Dubai? We've got the best flights in store for you to the City of Gold! Dubai is known to have a thing for breaking world records, so being home to Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest tower and JW Marriott Marquis Dubai Hotel, the world’s tallest hotel should come as no surprise! Dubai also holds the title of the city with the world’s longest homemade gold chain.

Dubai is packed with monuments that attract travelers from all over the world such as Burj Khalifa, Burj al Arab, and the Jumeirah Archaeological site. The Dubai Mall, Souk Madinat Jumeirah and the Dubai Museum are also attractions that tourists visit when in Dubai. 

If you want to plan a visit to Dubai at a time where the weather is not too humid or hot, the best time to do so is from November to April. Known for its tropical desert climate, Dubai is a city that is sunny all year round. However, the summer in Dubai starts around May and lasts until October. Winter in Dubai starts in November and ends in April. The winter in Dubai is warm and short with an average of 23 degrees.

Things to Know When You Travel to Dubai

Fun Things to do in Dubai

Fun Things to do in Dubai

During winter in the UAE, the weather is perfect for outdoor activities like surfing at Umm Suqeim beach, snowboarding at the Ski Dubai Resort in the Mall of the Emirates and paintballing at Paintball Dubai in Oud Metha. It’s also good to enjoy an outdoor dining experience, fun beach activities and BBQ gatherings in public parks. That doesn’t mean you won’t have fun if you decide to visit Dubai at any other time.

You can still experience a variety of indoor activities such as visiting popular shopping malls like the Dubai Mall and the Mall of the Emirates where you can book tickets to watch the latest blockbusters in some of the Middle East's top movie theatres. You can also enjoy many attractions like the Ski Dubai resort in the Mall of the Emirates and SEGA Republic, the indoor theme park at Dubai Mall.

Best Time to Book a Flight to Dubai

Best Time to Book a Flight to Dubai

During Dubai’s peak season, which is between November and April, cheap flights to Dubai might be hard to find since major festivals and events like the 'Dubai Shopping Festival' and the 'Dubai International Film Festival' are happening. However, prices for flights to Dubai tend to be cheaper and easy to come across during the offseason, (May to July) due to the heat.

Where to Stay When you Fly to Dubai

Where to Stay When you Fly to Dubai

If you're planning to book a flight to Dubai, and you're looking for affordable accommodations such as the Premier Inn hotels and Citymax hotels where you can stay near old Dubai, the airport, and the gold souk. Areas worth checking include Deira, Satwa and Bur Dubai. However, if you're searching for a luxurious hotel or resort like Atlantis the Palm and Hilton hotels, make sure to take a look at the accommodations on Sheikh Zayed Road, Jumeirah Beach Residence and the Palm Jumeirah, where you’ll be closer to new Dubai, the Dubai Marina, Jumeirah Lake Towers, and Downtown Dubai.

Where to Shop in Dubai

Where to Shop in Dubai

Whatever it is you're looking for, Dubai has it; Luxurious shopping malls like the Dubai Mall and Burjuman where shopaholics can go wild, fun activities like the Dubai Safari dune bashing and the Skydive Dubai tandem jumping for thrill seekers, and award-winning spas like the Talise Ottoman Spa where stressed people can relax and unwind. Home to over 200 different nationalities, Dubai is a bustling city that definitely deserves a visit. When it comes to finding cheap flights to Dubai, there're a few things you need to remember. The prices for airline tickets to Dubai depend on the time of visit.

Famous Places to Visit in Dubai

Famous Places to Visit in Dubai

Dubai is home to famous attractions such as:

  • Burj Khalifa
  • The Palm Jumeirah
  • The Walk at Jumeirah Beach Residence
  • Dubai Marina Walk
  • Legoland Dubai Park
  • Bollywood Park
  • Dubai Water Canal