Special deals by Emirates seek to boost visitor numbers to Dubai


(Posted 24th January 2017)

To help globetrotters kick off their 2017 travel plans, is Emirates, Dubai’s award winning national airline, launching special offers for trips to Dubai. For a limited time, each ticket purchased on www.Emirates.com will include complimentary tickets to Dubai Parks and Resorts – the Middle East’s largest integrated theme park destination.

Flight bookings have to be made between 22nd of January to 29th of January 2017 for travel between 01st of February and 31st of March this year.

Dubai’s many attractions besides world-class shopping, stunning beaches and iconic buildings keep travellers returning time and time again. Whether it’s a first visit or a return trip, there is always something new to explore – from the latest theme parks to the finest restaurants.

Dubai has seen the addition of several new attractions in the last year alone. Among the latest must-see places in the dynamic city are Dubai Parks and Resorts which features three theme parks: Bollywood Parks Dubai, MOTIONGATE Dubai, as well as the region’s first LEGOLAND Park and LEGOLAND Water Park. The entire destination is connected by Riverland Dubai – a retail and dining destination at the heart of Dubai Parks and Resorts which also features the Lapita Hotel, a Polynesian themed family hotel part of the Marriott Autograph Collection.

MOTIONGATE Dubai is the Middle East’s largest Hollywood-inspired theme park, bringing blockbuster movies to life with rides, attractions and entertainment from three of the largest and most successful motion picture studios in Hollywood – DreamWorks Animation, Columbia Pictures and Lionsgate.

Bollywood Parks Dubai is the first park of its kind in the world and a must-visit for Bollywood fans. Inspired by the greatest Bollywood blockbusters it features five zones with interactive rides and multimedia theatre shows.

Families with children aged between 2-12 can enjoy interactive fun at LEGOLAND Dubai and LEGOLAND Water Park with over 60 LEGO themed rides and water rides, shows, building experiences and attractions.

For passengers booked beyond Dubai does Emirates’ also provide direct connection to over 150 cities in 80 countries. New destinations launched in 2016 were Cebu and Clark in the Philippines, Yinchuan and Zhengzhou in China, Yangon in Myanmar, Hanoi in Vietnam and Fort Lauderdale in the US.

Those travelling with their children can take advantage of the extensive family offering from priority boarding across all airports to special kid’s meals, dedicated children’s entertainment on ice and exclusive toys and Lonely Planet Kids activity bags on board.

In East Africa does Emirates fly daily to Entebbe, daily to Dar es Salaam and twice a day to Nairobi to where in March a third daily flight will be added.