Luxury holidays to the Middle East promise a different activity, way of life or culture at every turn. The modern cities of Dubai and Abu Dhabi are highly contrasted to the deserts and beach resorts in Oman. You can be sure to go on a fascinating journey through history, culture and geography.
Best Time to Visit
Temperatures are warm all year round – rarely falling below 25°C. Temperatures in July and August can be over 40°C.
The busy cities of Dubai and Abu Dhabi are both extremely popular areas to visit because they offer such a huge variety of luxury activities. Oman, too, is popular as it offers some of the best luxury hotels in the region.
Cuisine in the Middle East and Dubai is varied – it is the meeting point of Eastern and Western taste buds, encapsulating the best of both food types. From highly fragranced and seasoned Arabian dishes to the most westernised of dishes such as pizza and burgers, you’re able to find it all at restaurants in this region.
Things to Do
- Shopping in the region’s shopping malls is the best in the world – with many leading brands at incredible prices.
- Dune buggies in the deserts of the Middle East are a great way to enjoy your time on holiday; you can even turn this into a night’s camping in the desert if the 5* luxury of your hotel isn’t enough.
- Theme Parks, Waterparks and Experience Parks are never too far away – these are a great day out.