It looks like your browser is out of date.
To use all features of kenya-airways.com safely, we recommend that you update your browser, or that you choose a different one. Continuing with this version may result in parts of the website not being displayed properly, if at all. Also, the security of your personal information is better safeguarded with an updated browser. Click here for more

Book a Flight

  • Book your flight to Dubai

    Tourists Guide To Dubai & General Information

    The Metropolis of Dubai is situated in the United Arab Emirates, and has one of the most amazing skylines you will see in the World. Sporting events and construction have caught the eye of many people, which makes this a popular tourist hotspot.

    An Overview & Informative Guide To Dubai

    Dubai has been rated one of the best and safest places to live on the Planet, and visitors to this Country should expect to pay high rates for hotel accommodation and other tourist related excursions.

    What You Need To Know About Dubai

    There are a few important things to take note of when traveling to Dubai.

    When Is The Best Time To Visit Dubai?

    Dubai is extremely hot, and is best visited in the cooler months between October and April. Outside of these months Dubai can be really unpleasant with extremely hot weather and high humidity levels.

    Do I Need A Visa To Visit Dubai?

    Generally, if you are not a Citizen of the United States of America, you need some form of Visa to visit Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.

    What Should I Pack To Visit Dubai?

    You should pack clothes for warm weather and something warm for the evenings when travelling to Dubai in the recommended months. Sunscreen, caps and hats should be taken along with all your identification documents and of course a camera.

    Do I Need Vaccinations To Visit Dubai?

    You currently do not need any vaccinations when travelling to Dubai. You should make sure by asking your Travel Agent a few months prior to your visit.

    Transport & How To Get Around Dubai?

    Dubai has one of the largest airports in the World and one can travel around the City by various means of public transportation in the forms of buses and taxis. There are also forms of water transportation and you can use the tram and railway systems too.

    Attractions and places to visit in Dubai

    Dubai is truly a highlight tourist destination and has countless wonders to see when visiting in Dubai. This city has a superb night life with stunning night lighting throughout the city and has artificial islands, this city is well known for its luxury stores and nature and really has all you could possibly want in the boundaries of a city.

    Where to go when visiting Dubai?

    Dubai is a absolutely stunning tourist destination of which this city has evolved and based itself primarily on tourist attractions due to oil reserves depleting. Dubai has countless world known destinations such as the Palm Islands which is a man made artificial island filled with hotels and shopping facilities with some of the finest goods in the world. As it’s name suggests, this islands takes the shape of a palm tree and this magnificent city has the first 7-star hotel in the world currently named the Burj Al Arab. This hotel is well known around the world for its luxurious capacity and impeccable design ethic’s and architectural structures, so make sure to visit this magnificent building when in Dubai.

    Another breath-taking tourist attraction is the Dubai Fountain, which is the largest choreographed fountain system in the world. This majestic fountain offers a view that will surely leave in awe and is well known around the world for its beauty.

    The Burj Khalifa is a super tall tower in Dubai that boasts being the tallest artificial building in the world, this building completely defies natures law and is a well known building around the world so make sure to visit this majestic building as it is first of its kind that you will ever see.

    Other exceptional places of interest to visit while in Dubai are,

    • The Dubai Mall J
    • umeirah Beach Hotel
    • Jumeirah Mosque S
    • ki Dubai
    • Jumeirah Beach
    • Grand Mosque J
    • umeirah Zabeel Saray Luxury Hotel
    • Dubai Dolphinarium
    • Dubai Zoo
    • Dubai Waterfront
    • Ibn Battuta Mall
    • City Centre Mirdif
    • Ziggurat Pyramid
    • Wild Wadi Water Park
    • Dubai Museum

    How old is the city of Dubai?

    Dubai was first formally founded on the 9th of June 1833.

    More Articles in Destinations

Book and manage your flight anytime, anywhere using the KQ mobile app. Download Now