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Dubai Stopovers

Make the most of your stopover in Dubai with On The Go Tours

If you are passing through Dubai en route to another one of our destinations take the opportunity to explore this fascinating city with our 4-day stopover tour. Looking beyond Dubai's gleaming facade you can find historic buildings, colourful spice souks, and traditional dhows scattered on The Creek. Intrepid travellers who venture outside the city limits can explore rolling golden dunes by 4x4 and enjoy dinner under the stars at an authentic Bedouin Camp.

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Dubai Stopover

4 days | FROM USD $859

Explore the sights of Dubai on a half day city tour and take an desert...

Dubai is a popular transit hub, so if you are flying via Dubai consider staying on for a few days with our 4-day action packed mini-break which includes a city tour, a desert safari and dining under the Arabian skies at a Bedouin camp.

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The perfect transit destination
Glitz, glamour and desert safari

Thanks to its handy location in the Middle East, Dubai has fast become one of the most popular transit stops on the Asia-Pacific to Europe route with the world-class airline of Emirates continually adding new routes to its operations. With glamorous restaurants and hotels, mind-boggling shopping opportunities and desert safaris on the doorstep, discover Dubai with a stopover package en route elsewhere.

Dubai Travel Guide

Top Travel Tips

Money, shopping, transport, food, health advice & more

Best Time to Visit

Information on climatic and weather conditions in Dubai

Best Places to Visit

Places on our must-see list of any visit to visit to Dubai

Dubai Tourist Visas

Visa requirements for Dubai and info on getting your visa

Get to know Dubai

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Did you know...?

Facts about Dubai

  • Dubai has no address system and mail is instead sent to a PO Box and then picked up by residents.
  • The Dubai Mall is the largest shopping centre in the world and has over 1,200 shops as well as an aquarium.
  • There are vending ATMs in Dubai that dispense gold bars in varying forms and sizes instead of cash.

Dubai Travel Advice:

We keep abreast of the latest travel advice to Dubai and follow advice as set out by the British Foreign Office. Safety of our travellers is paramount and we recommend that you check the latest travel advice from the relevant advisory body in your country.

Online Travel Resources for Dubai:

REFER TO: Rough Guides, Fodors, Frommers, CN Traveller and World Travel Guide.

ALSO SEE: The official Dubai Tourism site and the latest Dubai Weather Updates from the BBC.

Tailored To Suit You OTG Independent
Tailored To Suit You

On this range you won’t be joining other travellers, but will be on your own private itinerary. Accommodation, pace of travel and the style of trip is tailored to your individual needs. From pre-priced packages available off the shelf to fully curated tailor-made holidays, this range also includes our selection of one-night stopovers, day-tours and short breaks.

The OTG Independent range gives you all the great service aspects of our Signature range with the flexibility to create a truly unique and bespoke holiday or adventure to a variety of destinations around the world.

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