Tips to enjoy the Dubai Shopping Festival

Tips to enjoy the Dubai Shopping Festival

Dubai Shopping Festival is an event full of festivity, lights, shopping, glamour, sports, adventure, multi-cuisine food along with a cosmopolitan culture mix. Its a one stop shop for one and all. Indulge yourself in the festive environment and enjoy it perfectly by first converting Rupees to AED at the best rates in India.


Dubai - the city of golden sands and glamour is at its dazzling best around this time of the year. The Dubai shopping festival which is held from the 1st of January to the 1st of Feb this year, is one of the main tourist attractions with its grand festivities, elaborate fireworks, beautiful lighting, electric musical performances and most of all the heavily discounted deals and freebies.

Almost every store around the city have some special deals to offer during this time, making it nothing short of a fun filled 'value for money' trip for every shopaholic.

Almost every store around the city have some special deals to offer during this time, making it nothing short of a fun filled 'value for money' trip for every shopaholic. It is always best to plan your trip well in advance to avoid any disappointments while you are enjoying your holiday. While planning any trip, how can we ever miss financial arrangement? Get the best rates to convert Indian Rupees to UAE Dirhams while flying off for Dubai festival 2016.


Tips to enjoy the Dubai Shopping Festival

Plan the trip around the festival:

Get in touch with your travel agent and enquire what would be the best place to stay that would be close to other tourist attractions and yet let you have ample of choices to go shopping and avail the  festival deals and flavours.

Look out for packages and deals:

During this festival, Dubai offers a lot of packages and deals to further pull in tourists to its 'Dessert Safaris', sky diving, exquisite restaurants and hotels and if you are lucky discounted tickets to see other attractions like the Burj Khalifa, Dubai Museum, etc. It is wise to look out for good deals online before buying tickets at the venue to avail further discounts.

During this festival, Dubai offers a lot of packages and deals to further pull in tourists to its 'Dessert Safaris', sky diving, exquisite restaurants and hotels.

Money matters:

Planning for trip to Dubai Shopping Festival is incomplete without arranging the best exchange rate for your currency. It is a shopping festival with irresistible deals. It is always better to change INR to UAE Dirhams here in India rather than at the Dubai airport.

It is always better to change money to UAE Dirhams here in India rather than at the Dubai airport.

You can buy Dirhams in travel cards for some of your expenses as they are widely accepted there, along with AED currency notes. You could also use your debit card to swipe as a backup, but it is handy to have Dirhams at all times during your trip

Set out for the day prepared:

Although it is winter, Dubai's dessert climate is dry and some people are not so used to it. It is always smart to carry a jacket as the temperature does drops. Also carry a bottle of water and a hat to beat the sharp sun in the day time.

Although it is winter, Dubai's dessert climate is dry and some people are not so used to it.

A festival for Foodies:

This festival has a trick in its hat for all kinds of folk - they have a food festival with the world's best cuisines from Pan Asian - Thai, Chinese, Japanese to American cuisine of burgers, hot dogs and also a wide range of Indian, Sri Lankan restaurants, mouth-watering treats for everyone.

Music and more:

They have some of the world's most talented artists perform at the shopping festival. Towards the end of the festival they have a 3 day Jazz festival for music lovers that feature some of the big names in the international music scene. They also have several Bollywood shows and celebs frequenting the festival. They also have a grand motor show exhibiting some of the most coveted cars in the world.

Towards the end of the festival they have a 3 day Jazz festival for music lovers that feature some of the big names in the international music scene.

Art and Jewellery:

The festival has exhibitions for art of all kinds - paintings and fine art, giving you a taste of Dubai's rich culture. The Gold and jewellery exhibition draws many jewellery collectors from all around the globe because if its distinguished craft and style.

 

Know Dubai shopping festival 2016 briefly:

http://www.visitdubai.com/en/discover/festivals/dubai-shopping-festival

Dubai tour packages:

http://www.dubaiholidaytourpackages.com/dubai-shopping-festival.html

A glance at the events' calendar:

http://www.visitdubai.com/en/events

28 Jan, 2016
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