Top Holiday Getaways for the UAE National Day 2018 Long Weekend

Do you know that the next long weekend is just few days away? The 47th UAE National Day Long Weekend from Friday to Sunday is arriving and everybody is all set for some relaxing time ahead. You are looking for a stay-cation, that’s not a bad idea either but we would suggest you to go out and have some fun in lap of nature and get some unforgettable memories for a lifetime. Don’t want to get into visa troubles and want some quick escapes for the UAE National Day long weekend that are visa free? We got it sorted for you. Emirate nationals can just get their passport and flight tickets ready and fly to these beautiful dreamy destinations.

Top 5 Visa Free Destinations for UAE National Day 2018 Weekend


Egypt HolidayHome to bounty of amazing architectural monuments and impressive landscapes, Egypt is one of the most magical countries that mesmerize you. Set on the Nile River, Cairo is just 4 hours away from Dubai by air. Go beyond the hustling cities, and experience stunning and mysterious architecture that has been standing since centuries.

Must-visit attractions
  • Giza Pyramids
  • Sphinx
  • Egyptian Museum
  • Sakkara
  • Citadel of Saladin



ThailandWith its dazzling beaches, tropical forests, impressive cultural sights, Thailand remains one of the popular choice for many travelers. Whether it is Pai, Chiang Mai, or Bangkok, every destination of the country make sure you to fall in love with its magical charm.

Must-visit attractions

  • Doi Suthep
  • Wat Pho
  • Ayutthaya Historical Park
  • Railay Bay
  • Floating markets


MoroccoBesides the magnificent Sahara landscapes, Morocco is home to many wonders like the most beautiful villages and traditional souks. Morocco has something for everyone from art lovers, adventure seekers, to history buffs.

A special mention: You can drive in Morocco, if you have a valid UAE driving license. Checkout whether your favorite country is in the list or not here.

Must-visit places
  • Asilah
  • Sahara Desert
  • Rabat
  • Casablanca
  • Marrakech



OmanFor its secret lagoons, rugged mountains, barren deserts, and blue wadis, Oman has become a top choice for many travelers from the neighboring countries. A number of airlines offer direct flights from the UAE to Oman where you can reach within one hour.

Must-visit attractions  
  • Muttrah Souq
  • Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
  • Musandam
  • Ras Al Jinz
  • Salalah


Paphos CyprusBeing the third largest Mediterranean island, Cyprus can be seen on many travelers’ wish-list. Cyprus is just magnificent with its year-round Mediterranean climate, clean and clear beaches, tasty cuisine, and historical monuments.

Must-visit attractions   
  • Nissi Beach
  • Aphrodite’s Rock
  • Tombs of the Kings
  • Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
  • Mount Olympus


It is never too early to start planning a trip with family or friends. Get going and book your travel now for UAE National Day Long Weekend. Plan early & save more.

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