Cheap Flights to United Arab Emirates

Cheap Flights to United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates is a country in the Middle East that people enjoy visiting for its blend of traditionalism and modernism. It is home to Sheikh Zayed Mosque, one of the most stunning mosques in the world. Sheikh Zayed Mosque is made of white marble and features 24-karat gold and crystal chandeliers inside.

Flights to United Arab Emirates

Airports you could land at when you fly to United Arab Emirates include Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Sharjah International Airport (SHJ). Dubai International Airport offers meet-and-greet services, a business center, and currency exchanges. There are also rooms where you can care for your infant in privacy. Passengers with restricted mobility and other special needs have access to special assistance at DXB when they notify the airport in advance. Dubai International Airport has several dining and shopping options as well. Taxi, bus, and metro are ground transportation options from the airport. A taxi from DXB to downtown costs $11.80 on average.

Sharjah International Airport serves Sarjah, a major city in United Arab Emirates. The airport has a food court, ATMs, a currency exchange facility, and a medical clinic. SHJ also offers meet-and-greet services, making it easy to find a business contact or friend at the airport. There is an elegant lounge area at Sharjah International Airport for relaxing after a long flight as well. A beach resort close to the airport that you may be interested in staying at is Sheraton Sharjah Beach Resort & Spa. Transportation options from Sharjah International Airport include taxi and car rental.

Attractions in United Arab Emirates

Burj Khalifa, a 160-story tall skyscraper and observation deck, is one of the biggest attractions in United Arab Emirates. While in the UAE, you have the chance to visit the man-made island Yas Island. The island has plenty of shopping opportunities, water parks, and amusement parks. Another main reason travelers fly to United Arab Emirates is to see one of the deserts. You can book a desert safari for an exciting adventure through the Liwa Desert, which features red sand and rolling sand dunes. Major cities you may want to visit in the UAE are Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Sharjah. Dubai is a highly populous city on the Persian Gulf coast. Another coastal city, Abu Dhabi, is located on a T-shaped island that sticks out into the Persian Gulf.

Travel Tips for United Arab Emirates

Two interesting annual events in United Arab Emirates are the Dubai Shopping Festival and Eid. The Dubai Shopping Festival is a month-long event in which all of the malls in Dubai lower their prices. Concerts and other forms of entertainment are abundant around this time as well. The Dubai Shopping Festival takes place either in January or February. Eid is an important cultural and religious holiday in the country that occurs after Ramadan. Visitors are allowed to participate in Eid during their stay in United Arab Emirates. There are many feasts and social events during Eid to celebrate the end of the fasting period.

Types of cuisine you can order at restaurants in Dubai include Indian, Italian, Peruvian, and Pakistani. You'll even find a few American restaurants. The average cost of a meal for two at a restaurant in the UAE is $61. July and August are the hottest months in the area with an average maximum temperature of 122 degrees Fahrenheit. It is cooler in the Al Hajar al Gharbi Mountains because of the higher altitude.

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