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Middle East Holidays

Camels in the desert in the United Arab Emirates

The Middle East is all about contrasts. There’s flashy Dubai, exotic Oman, and the gleaming temples of Abu Dhubi – to name a few. And, most importantly, you’ll get so much more than just a stopover destination here. Linger longer for a bigger dose of sunshine, culture and desert adventures. So what are you waiting for? Start planning your Middle Eastern getaway now and, when you’re ready to explore, pop in-store to meet our lovely Travel Consultants. They’ll take all the hassle out of your holiday, drawing on their knowledge and passion to build an itinerary to suit you – all over a cuppa! That’s what we mean when we say we’ll tailor-make it easy.

Top Middle East Holidays

Where to Go in the Middle East

Most holidays to this region will visit the main hubs of Abu Dhabi or Dubai, but there's so much more to discover. Chat to your friendly Travel Consultant about customising your itinerary.

Middle East Holiday Ideas & Advice

Ready for some serious wanderlust-fuelled inspiration? Check out the best tips, advice and photos from some of our favourite travel writers below:

5 Things You Have to Experience in Oman

5 Things You Have to Experience in Oman

Often overshadowed by its glitzy and glamorous neighbour, Dubai, Oman is bursting with lesser-known delights that make it the...
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An Instagrammer’s Guide to Dubai 

An Instagrammer’s Guide to Dubai 

If you are travelling to Dubai, you'll surely to want to visit those places that are constantly captured for their epic views,...
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5 Top Things to Do in Jordan

5 Top Things to Do in Jordan

A heady hodgepodge of ancient sites, vast desert and holy heritage, Jordan is one of the most significant countries in the...
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How to Explore Dubai After Dark

How to Explore Dubai After Dark

The opulent city of Dubai may be magical in the daytime but, when the sun sets, that’s when the skyline really comes to...
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Middle East Holiday Planning Guide

This is where you can get your creative juices flowing! When you're ready to book, pop in-store, give us a call or chat to us online, and let us tailor-make it easy.

Top Things to Do

Top 3 Things to Do in the Middle East

  • Visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi
  • Head to the top of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai
  • Shop at the Muttrah Souq in Muscat, Oman
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More About the Middle East

Capital City: Abu Dhabi

Currency: United Arab Emirates Dirham

Getting There

Flight time: London to Dubai flight time is 7 hours. The London to Abu Dhabi flight time is just over 7 hours

Main Airports: Dubai International Airport and Abu Dhabi International Airport

Visas: British Citizens can obtain a visitor’s visa on arrival in the UAE

Why Book Your Middle East Holiday with Flight Centre

We know Middle East: Many of our Travel Consultants have visited the Middle East and can easily craft a tailor-made trip to suit your needs and budget.

Local knowledge: Flight Centre has stores and offices in the Middle East, giving us access to fantastic local knowledge. With a team on the ground in the UAE, we’ll not only ensure you have a fantastic experience, but also offer you insider information and tips that only locals will know.

Flexibility: We offer flexible deposits, the opportunity to pay the balance of your holiday just 10 weeks before departure and fixed change and cancellation fees.

Flight Centre Concierge and 24/7 Emergency Assistance Service: If you book a Dubai holiday from our Escapes range you’ll benefit from our concierge and 24/7 Emergency Assistance service.

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We know our stuff when it comes to holidays all around the world and – most importantly – with a little bit of information, our Travel Experts can tailor make a trip to suit you. So what are you waiting for?

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