Dubai is a city and emirate in the United Arab Emirates known for luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture and a lively nightlife scene. Burj Khalifa, an 830m-tall tower, dominates the skyscraper-filled skyline. At its foot lies Dubai Fountain, with jets and lights choreographed to music. On artificial islands just offshore is Atlantis, The Palm, a resort with water and marine-animal parks.

Language Arabic
Currency Dirham (DH/Dhs)‎
Electricity 220V. Most common sockets are sort of a combination of Types C and D.


How to get to Dubai

There are 2 major international airports in Dubai, the Dubai International Airport (DXB or OMDB) and the Dubai World Central or the Al Maktoum International (DWC or OMDW).

Dubai International Airport is the main airport and when an airport serves a city like Dubai, it has to match up to its glory and the Dubai International Airport leaves no benchmark unconquered left in this.

The airport connects more than 240 destinations in 6 continents with the help of more than 100 airlines. With these numbers, it will be apt to say that this International Airport in Dubai is the fastest-growing airport in the world.

Best time to Visit Burg Khalifa

Dubai’s most popular attraction provides you the opportunity to experience “At The Top”, the highest viewing platform in the world. During winter months from November to March, the lines can be very long especially just before sunset, but this is the most popular time to visit! You can capture the beautiful city during the day, at sunset and at night. The opening hours for the observation deck is from 9.00AM to 11.00PM daily. The ticket price is from 378AED.