A world-class holiday doesn’t have to involve a plane ticket, at least not when you live in the UAE. With new luxury hotels, numerous museums and an array of leisure options across the country, a staycation is the ideal solution for a weekend away. Whether you want to remain in Dubai or Abu Dhabi or are keen to venture further afield, exploring some of the lesser-populated emirates, we take a look at the finest short-haul offerings that the country has to offer. From all-out luxury in a palatial resort, to endless sand dunes and thriving nature reserves, there’s an endless list of things to do, destinations to visit and places to stay.

UAE National Day Staycation Offers

UAE Local Attractions