Pair together a luxurious stay in Dubai and an awe inspiring getaway in South Africa, on our Dubai and South Africa multi-centre holiday. See more, do more and enjoy the luxurious comfort of flying with Emirates as you embark on an unforgettable retreat filled with excitement, adventure and culture.
Discover the metropolis city of Dubai, where you’ll find year round sunshine, exceptional hotels, exquisite fine dining and shopping facilities. There’s a wealth of activities to try and you’ll soon find yourself at home. Adrenaline junkies can spend their days visiting waterparks and theme parks whichs are home to some of the tallest and fastest rides in the world. Shop until you drop at the Dubai Mall, where you’ll find over 1,200 stores. The whole family can enjoy the mall, which is filled with high end brands and high street fashion retailers, a ski slope, theme park, 22 screen cinema and an aquarium.
Journey across to Johannesburg to discover more incredible shopping opportunities and to fill your brain full of fascinating historical and cultural facts about South Africa. Head over to Kruger National Park to see lions, leopards, elephants, buffalos, rhinos, eagles, storks and many more animals. Embark on an adventure to the cosmopolitan Cape Town to sample some of the finest wines and cuisines. Don’t forget to visit the Robben Island Museum, which was a prison that once held Nelson Mandela.
- Begin your holiday in style by exploring Dubai’s desert on a 4x4 jeep safari adventure
- Enjoy a scenic hike, cableway ride or helicopter ride over Table Mountain in Cape Town
- Visit the world’s tallest building and experience breath taking panoramic views from the Burj Khalifa
- Stroll around the historic city of Durban and observe wildlife in the Kruger National Park
Start your Journey
Fill your thirst for history by checking out Dubai Creek and wandering through the Old Town, visit the Dubai Museum and Al Fahidi Fort. Some 200 years ago the fort was the premises of the monarch and a fort of defence. You can also explore the Hatta Heritage Village on the outskirts of Dubai, which is a small village over 2,000 years old.
Unwind on Jumeira Beach and soak up the sun on the white sand or take a dip in the warm waters of the Persian Gulf. Admire the view from The Burj Al Arab Jumeirah while sipping on some delicious cocktails or enjoy the bustling streets of Dubai and find hidden gem restaurants and bars. Relax at one of the many wellness centres and treat yourself to the finest spa facilities Dubai has to offer before heading onto the next part of your holiday.
Continue your historic learnings by visiting the battlefields of KwaZulu Natal, which is home to the largest amount of battles and wars fought on a single site in South Africa. Delve into the history of 82 battlefields, understand more about the wars at the museums and discover the old fortifications.
Marvel at the unique plants and flowers in the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, in Cape Town. This spectacular garden, which covers over 5 square kilometres of land, is right next to Table Mountain and has a large conservatory with savanna, fynbos, and karoo plants growing inside, as well as plenty of outdoor space displaying plants which are native to the region.
Spend several hours exploring the Cape of Good Hope, where you’ll find luscious deserted beaches, have the chance to wander around the beautiful national park and spot some of South Africa’s native birds.
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