Do you wonder how far your UAE passport can take you without visa? We know it’s fun in UAE with beautiful beaches, malls, wadis, and unique destinations, but now it’s time to explore the world, especially when UAE passport holders can travel to over a dozen of countries, visa-free!
Check the list of the countries that allow UAE passport holders visa free access:
Visa Free – France
A country of Alpine village, medieval cities, and Mediterranean beaches – France is home to the most romantic city in the world – Paris, and it hosts one of the most coveted film festivals – the Cannes. While in France, visitors can enjoy romantic sunsets, the best of wines, gourmet food, and iconic landscapes. The French art de Vivre (the art of living) is the popular thing that makes travelers flock to this country time and again.
Best Cities to Visit: Paris, Versailles, Cannes and Nice.
Best Sights In France:
- Eiffel Tower
- The French Riviera
- Louvre Museum
- Pont du Gard
- Cannes Film City
- Loire Valley Châteaux
- Nimes Roman Monuments, and Many More
Flight duration from Dubai to France: 7 hours 45 minutes approx.
Airlines flying from Dubai to France: Gulf Air, Air France, and Emirates
Visa Free – Germany
Dotted by a landscape of rivers, forests, mountain ranges and beaches, Germany boasts of more than two millennia of rich history. It is a country where medieval meets modernity. Visitors can sample the best beer, cruise through romantic rivers, party hard till sunrise and stand in awe of the monuments that have shaped the history of the world.
Best Cities to Visit: Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, Frankfurt, and Dresden
Best Sights in Germany:
- Berlin’s Brandenburg Gate
- National Park of Schwarzwald or ‘Black Forest’
- The Staatliche Kunstsammlungen (or Dresden art collections)
- Neuschwanstein Castle (the ultimate fairytale castle)
- The Berlin Wall
- Miniatur Wunderland
Flight duration from Dubai to Germany – 7 hours approx.
Airlines flying from Dubai to Germany – Lufthansa, flyDubai, Emirates
Visa Free – Netherlands
Renowned for tulip fields, a flat landscape of canals, windmills and cycling routes, Netherlands is the country of Van Gogh and Anne Frank. Vintage-meets-contemporary fashion, fields of blooming colors, yummy stroopwafels and cheese, this country has something for everyone. The Netherlands will charm its visitors beyond measure.
Best Cities To Visit: Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Haarlem, The Hague, and Leiden.
Best Sights In Netherlands:
- Amsterdam’s canals
- The Windmills of Kinderdijk
- Historic Valkenburg
- Zeeland’s Dikes
- Hoge Veluwe National Park
- Domtoren Cathedral
- Kasteel De Haar (Castle Of Haar)
- Keukenhof (Garden of Europe)
- Anne Frank Museum, and many more
Flight duration Abu Dhabi to Netherlands: 10 Hours approx.
Airlines flying from Abu Dhabi to Netherlands: Etihad Airways, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, and British Airways
Visa Free – Norway
Norway is the country of the Northern Lights, glaciers and deep coastal fjords. It is an adventurers’ playground with adventures such as hiking, fishing, skiing, cruising down the fjords, white-water rafting, chasing the midnight sun and dog-sledding. The European country pays you with experiences worth a lifetime. It is abundant in natural beauty with an admirable mix of architectural wonders in its cities.
Best Cities To Visit: Oslo, Tromso, Bergen, Flåm, and Geirangerfjord
Best Sights In Norway:
- Northern Lights
- Jotunheimen National Park
- Svalbard (for polar bears)
- Stavanger (for beaches)
- Western Fjords
- Viking Ship Museum
- Pulpit Rock, and many more.
Flight duration from Cairo to Norway: 6 hours 30 minutes approx.
Airlines flying from Cairo to Norway: Scandinavian Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa Airlines
Visa Free – Switzerland
Switzerland, the country of chocolates, cheese, watches, and yodeling, is a fascinating country about epic journeys. It’s home to numerous lakes, villages and the high peaks of the Alps. The time in the country would be a montage of picture-perfect moments and grand adventures.
Best Cities to Visit: Bern, Lucern, Zurich, Geneva and Interlaken
Best Sights In Switzerland:
- Matterhorn Glacier Paradise
- Château de Chillon
- Rhine Falls
- Swiss National Park
- Lake Geneva
- Mount Titlis
- Lake Zurich
- Gornergrat Railway, and many more
Flight duration from Dubai to Switzerland: 7 hours 5 minutes approx.
Airlines flying from Dubai to Switzerland: Etihad, Emirates, Swiss Air
Please Note: The above-mentioned visa requirements may change.Be updated. Plan your travel now.