Dubai, UAE

Dubai is one of the most modern cities in the world; this city was a fishing and pearling village less than 50 years ago. The architecture of its modern buildings and sky scrapers is the finest in the Middle East. Sightseeing within the city center is split mainly between Deira, on the right bank of the Dubai creek and historic Bur Dubai on the other bank. Deira, is home to the best shopping and is the business and commercial centre of the city. Bur Dubai has less of a bustling atmosphere and is home to a number of tourist attractions, including the Dubai Museum, Grand Mosque and Sheikh Saeed Al-Maktoum’s House.

Things to see and do

* Bastakiya district
* Sheikh Saeed Al-Maktoum’s House
* Jumeirah Mosque
* Bur Dubai Souq
* Excellent Shopping

Cruise Season – Oct – May
Currency – UAE Dirham (Dh)
Language – Arabic
Land Area – 35 km²
Population – 1,000,000
Electricity – 2 vertical square pins and one perpendicular below British style
Time – GMT plus four hours
International Country Telephone Code – +971

Port Location – The government-owned Dubai Cruise Terminal is located at Port Rashid. Jebel Ali Port is located 30km (18.5 miles) to the south of the city center but handles less passenger traffic.

Transport Links - Dubai International Airport (DXB) is the busiest airport in the Middle East. The national carrier is Emirates, which flies to some 45 destinations in the Middle East, Europe, Australia, Africa and the Indian subcontinent. Buses run from Dubai to other parts of the UAE and surrounding countries. Long-distance taxis can take you to any other emirate on a shared or 'engaged' basis and passenger ferries make the 12-hour trip between Sharjah (a 20-minute drive from Dubai) and the port of Bandar-e Abbas in Iran daily.
The older part of Dubai is best seen on foot or there are plenty of taxis and buses.

Cruises departing Dubai, UAE

Ovation, Pearls Of Arabia & India Ex Dubai To Singapore

Departure: 10 Nov 2021 From: Cruise line: Seabourn Cruise Ship: Seabourn Ovation.

18 Night cruise sailing from Dubai to Singapore onboard Seabourn Ovation.

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Ovation, Gems Of The Spice Route Ex Dubai To Benoa

Departure: 10 Nov 2021 From: Cruise line: Seabourn Cruise Ship: Seabourn Ovation.

25 Night cruise sailing from Dubai to Benoa onboard Seabourn Ovation.

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Silver Moon, Africa & Indian Ocean Ex Dubai To Mumbai

Departure: 17 Nov 2021 From: Cruise line: Silversea Cruises Cruise Ship: Silver Moon.

9 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Silver Moon

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Journey, India Sri Lanka & Myanmar Voyage Ex Dubai To Singapore

Departure: 18 Nov 2021 From: Cruise line: Azamara Cruise Ship: Azamara Journey.

19 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai roundtrip aboard Azamara Journey.

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Encore, Jewels Of Arabia & India Ex Dubai To Singapore

Departure: 21 Nov 2021 From: Cruise line: Seabourn Cruise Ship: Seabourn Encore.

17 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai to Singapore onboard Seabourn Encore.

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Spirit,dubai To Singapore: India, Thailand, Malaysia & Sri Lanka Ex Dubai To Si

Departure: 22 Nov 2021 From: Cruise line: Norwegian Cruise Line Cruise Ship: Norwegian Spirit.

14 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Norwegian Spirit

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Msc Virtuosa, 1 Night Ex Dubai,u.arab Emirates Return

Departure: 26 Nov 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

1 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard MSC Virtuosa

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 27 Nov 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai To Doha

Departure: 27 Nov 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

5 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai to Doha onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Msc Virtuosa, 1 Night Ex Dubai,u.arab Emirates To Abu Dhabi,u.arab Emirates

Departure: 27 Nov 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

1 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard MSC Virtuosa

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Jade, Reunion Seychelles & South Africa Ex Dubai To Cape Town

Departure: 03 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: Norwegian Cruise Line Cruise Ship: Norwegian Jade.

18 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai to Cape Town aboard Norwegian Jade.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 04 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 11 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 18 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 25 Dec 2021 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 01 Jan 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 08 Jan 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 15 Jan 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 22 Jan 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 29 Jan 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Qm2, World Cruise Sector Dubai To Singapore (m204n)

Departure: 01 Feb 2022 From: Cruise line: Cunard Line Cruise Ship: Queen Mary 2.

10 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Queen Mary 2

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Qm2, World Cruise Sector Dubai To Sydney, 33 Nights (m204d)

Departure: 01 Feb 2022 From: Cruise line: Cunard Line Cruise Ship: Queen Mary 2.

33 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Queen Mary 2

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Qm2, World Cruise Sector Dubai To Dubai, 62 Nights (m204f)

Departure: 01 Feb 2022 From: Cruise line: Cunard Line Cruise Ship: Queen Mary 2.

62 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Queen Mary 2

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Qm2, World Cruise Sector Dubai To Hong Kong, 17 Nights (m204c)

Departure: 01 Feb 2022 From: Cruise line: Cunard Line Cruise Ship: Queen Mary 2.

17 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Queen Mary 2

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Qm2, World Cruise Sector Dubai To Fremantle, 41 Nights (m204e)

Departure: 01 Feb 2022 From: Cruise line: Cunard Line Cruise Ship: Queen Mary 2.

41 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Queen Mary 2

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 05 Feb 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 12 Feb 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Jade, Greece Egypt Jordan & Israel Ex Dubai To Athens

Departure: 13 Feb 2022 From: Cruise line: Norwegian Cruise Line Cruise Ship: Norwegian Jade.

18 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai to Athens aboard Norwegian Jade.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 19 Feb 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 26 Feb 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 05 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 12 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Island, World Cruise 2022 Sector Ex Dubai To Los Angeles

Departure: 13 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: Princess Cruises Cruise Ship: Island Princess.

59 Night World cruise sector sailing from Dubai to Los Angeles onboard Island Princess.

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Island, World Cruise 2022 Sector Ex Dubai To Ft Lauderdale

Departure: 13 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: Princess Cruises Cruise Ship: Island Princess.

45 Night World cruise sector sailing from Dubai to Ft Lauderdale onboard Island Princess.

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Island, World Cruise 2022 Sector Ex Dubai To Rome

Departure: 13 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: Princess Cruises Cruise Ship: Island Princess.

22 Night World cruise sector sailing from Dubai to Rome onboard Island Princess.

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Silver Moon, Africa & Indian Ocean Ex Dubai To Athens (piraeus)

Departure: 14 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: Silversea Cruises Cruise Ship: Silver Moon.

16 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Silver Moon

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Virtuosa, Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Qatar Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 19 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: MSC Cruises Cruise Ship: MSC Virtuosa.

7 Night Cruise sailing return from Dubai onboard MSC Virtuosa.

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Borealis, Emirates To The Med Via Suez Canal Ex Dubai To Southampton

Departure: 25 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines Cruise Ship: Borealis.

23 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai to Southampton aboard Borealis.

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Encore, Arabian Gems & Holy Land Ex Dubai To Athens

Departure: 30 Mar 2022 From: Cruise line: Seabourn Cruise Ship: Seabourn Encore.

18 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai to Athens aboard Seabourn Encore.

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Qm2, World Cruise Sector Dubai To Southampton, 20 Nights (m209n)

Departure: 04 Apr 2022 From: Cruise line: Cunard Line Cruise Ship: Queen Mary 2.

20 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Queen Mary 2

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Qm2, World Cruise Sector Dubai To New York, 27 Nights (m209a)

Departure: 04 Apr 2022 From: Cruise line: Cunard Line Cruise Ship: Queen Mary 2.

27 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Queen Mary 2

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Ovation, Arabian Gems, Egypt & Holy Lands Ex Dubai To Athens

Departure: 08 Apr 2022 From: Cruise line: Seabourn Cruise Ship: Seabourn Ovation.

18 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai to Athens aboard Seabourn Ovation.

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Coral, World Cruise Sector 2022 Ex Dubai To London (dover)

Departure: 09 Jun 2022 From: Cruise line: Princess Cruises Cruise Ship: Coral Princess.

30 Night World Cruise sector sailing from Dubai to London (Dover) aboard Coral Princess.

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Quest, Arabia & World Cup Golf Cruise Ex Dubai Return

Departure: 15 Nov 2022 From: Cruise line: Azamara Cruise Ship: Azamara Quest.

11 Night cruise departing roundtriip from Dubai onboard Azamara Quest.

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Quest, 14-night India & Sri Lanka Voyage

Departure: 26 Nov 2022 From: Cruise line: Azamara Cruise Ship: Azamara Quest.

14 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, UAE onboard Azamara Quest

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Jade, South Africa Seychelles & Mauritius Ex Dubai To Cape Town

Departure: 02 Dec 2022 From: Cruise line: Norwegian Cruise Line Cruise Ship: Norwegian Jade.

19 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai to Cape Town aboard Norwegian Jade.

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Seabourn Encore, 16 Night Pearls Of Arabia & India I I Ex Dubai, Uae To Singapore, Singapore

Departure: 07 Dec 2022 From: Cruise line: Seabourn Cruise Ship: Seabourn Encore.

16 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, UAE onboard Seabourn Encore

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Seabourn Encore, 32 Night Holiday Pearls Of Arabia & Asia Ex Dubai, Uae To Hong Kong

Departure: 07 Dec 2022 From: Cruise line: Seabourn Cruise Ship: Seabourn Encore.

32 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, UAE onboard Seabourn Encore

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Silver Spirit, Africa & Indian Ocean Ex Dubai To Mumbai

Departure: 08 Dec 2022 From: Cruise line: Silversea Cruises Cruise Ship: Silver Spirit.

12 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Silver Spirit

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Queen Mary 2, 38 Nights Dubai To Sydney (m304b) Ex Dubai, United Arab Emirates To Sydney, Nsw, Australia

Departure: 02 Feb 2023 From: Cruise line: Cunard Line Cruise Ship: Queen Mary 2.

38 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Queen Mary 2

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Queen Mary 2, 21 Nights Dubai To Hong Kong (m304a) Ex Dubai, United Arab Emirates To Hong Kong, China

Departure: 02 Feb 2023 From: Cruise line: Cunard Line Cruise Ship: Queen Mary 2.

21 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Queen Mary 2

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Queen Mary 2, 14 Nights Dubai To Singapore (m304) Ex Dubai, United Arab Emirates To Singapore

Departure: 02 Feb 2023 From: Cruise line: Cunard Line Cruise Ship: Queen Mary 2.

14 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Queen Mary 2

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Jade, Greece Egypt Jordan & Israel Ex Dubai To Athens

Departure: 13 Feb 2023 From: Cruise line: Norwegian Cruise Line Cruise Ship: Norwegian Jade.

18 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai to Athens aboard Norwegian Jade.

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Queen Victoria, 20 Nights Dubai To Southampton (v309) Ex Dubai, United Arab Emirates To Southampton, England, Uk

Departure: 03 Apr 2023 From: Cruise line: Cunard Line Cruise Ship: Queen Victoria.

20 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Queen Victoria

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Queen Victoria, 22 Nights Dubai To Hamburg (v309a) Ex Dubai, United Arab Emirates To Hamburg, Germany

Departure: 03 Apr 2023 From: Cruise line: Cunard Line Cruise Ship: Queen Victoria.

22 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Queen Victoria

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Seabourn Encore, 18 Night Arabia, Egypt & Holy Land Ex Dubai, Uae To Athens (piraeus) Greece

Departure: 05 Apr 2023 From: Cruise line: Seabourn Cruise Ship: Seabourn Encore.

18 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, UAE onboard Seabourn Encore

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Coral Princess, World Cruise Sector 2023 (6312) Ex Dubai To London (dover)

Departure: 26 Jun 2023 From: Cruise line: Princess Cruises Cruise Ship: Coral Princess.

30 Night Cruise sailing from Dubai, United Arab Emirates onboard Coral Princess

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