FAQs for Dubai Holiday Tour Packages
It is very common for you to have questions regarding the Dubai holiday itinerary that you want to book. We have given below the answers to some of the frequently asked questions that we get about Dubai tour packages.
Q. How many days do I need to see the highlights of Dubai?
If you want to cover the main attractions of Dubai during your trip, then you need at least 5 days and four nights stay. This is adequate to cover the highlights of Dubai including the city sightseeing, desert safari with barbeque dinner, Dhow cruise with dinner, exploring the glittering malls for shopping, visit Ferrari World, Burj Khalifa, and Dubai Aquarium.
Q. Do Indians need Visa to visit Dubai?
Yes. Indians are required to get valid visa for travel to Dubai prior to arrival. However, if you have a valid US Visa, then you are eligible for Visa on Arrival in Dubai valid for a maximum of 14 days. (Please see Dubai Visa for Indians section above for more information.)
Q. What is best time to book Dubai holiday tour package on a budget?
A. If you want to book Dubai holiday for cheap, then you can book during the summer months (May to September). This is considered to be off-season and you can avail great discounts on hotels and airfare. Bear in mind that temperatures can soar during this time. However, there are plenty of options for you to beat the heat during your budget trip during the summer months.
Q. What are the main highlights I should include in my Dubai family package?
A. The list of places to visit in Dubai is endless and you can get lost in deciding what to include and what to leave out in your Dubai family holiday itinerary. Some of the must-try experiences that we suggest are visit to Burj Khalifa, visit Dubai Mall and Mall of the Emirates, desert safari with dune bashing and barbeque dinner, speed boat ride in the Dubai Marina, Dhow cruise with dinner, and spend time at the Palm Jumeirah.
Q. How much should I calculate for food expenses in Dubai?
A. Food expenses in Dubai depend on the type of restaurant and cuisine that you have selected. Usually, a meal for two at a local restaurant in Dubai would cost approximately AED 75 – 130. Fine dining experiences will be more expensive, and you can refer to the menus online to get an idea of an approximate cost.
Q. What is the best way to travel in and around Dubai?
A. Public transport systems such as metro, bus, and ferries are the cheapest and easiest methods of transport that you can use during your Dubai vacation. Private cars or taxi hiring services can be very expensive. So, if you want a budget-friendly Dubai vacation, then these are your best options.
Q. What is the dress code for partying in Dubai?
A. Dress to impress if you want to party in Dubai. You must be dressed properly to enter the nightclubs and bars here. Girls can wear short skirts, mini or micromini dresses without facing any problems. Casual clothes, slippers, and open toed sandals on men are a strict non-no.
Q. Is alcohol served in Dubai?
A. Alcohol is served to persons above the age of 21 at bars, nightclubs, and restaurants in Dubai. You cannot carry liquor of any kind on the beaches or any public places. This is a strictly punishable offence and can result in jail. You may be asked to show valid age proof at bars, restaurants or nightclubs to consume alcohol.