Download the S’Hail app for the Metro + Tram + Bus live tracking
Get the Nol card for public transport. It is very cheap
Prefer Hala cab over Careem and Uber. It goes by meter!
If you want to do Skiing in Mall of the Emirates, book well in advance as you might miss certain attraction which are overbooked
An average meal would cost you AED 50, average metro ride would cost AED 5.
Hala cab minimum charge is AED 12. From airport to Marina, it costs around AED 109 while from Burj to Marina, around AED 60.
Electronics are really cheap in Dubai and clothing collections are usually very different which we don’t ever see in India. Always ask for the Planet VAT refund sticker if your bill amount is greater than AED 225. You can claim refund at the airport.
Carry medicines, cash & international travel adaptor
There is no concept of tap water in Dubai and you would always need to buy water bottle which costs around AED 2 for 1.5L
Airtel international roaming works like a magic and it costs around INR 1,200/- for 30 days (100 min incoming and outgoing calls in UAE + India, 1GB Data). This plan is only available in prepaid.
Fujairah + Dibbi
Palm Jumeirah + PointE Fountain Show
Burj Khalifa VIP Lounge at 148th Floor
Skiing in Mall of the Emirates
Ferry from Marina to Dubai Creek
Dubai Mall + Ibn Batuta Mall for shopping
Estimated Trip Cost: INR 84,700/- (excluding stay)
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