Published on : Sunday, July 21, 2019
At present, tourists below 18 years of age are let off from the UAE visa fee while travelling with their parents. This new policy is restricted only to the prime attraction, Dubai in UAE. The offer stands true from July 15 to September 15, 2019. The visa fee exemption for tourists less than 18 years is mainly for families to put away the cost of visa for their children, and enjoy the theme parks, water parks, and all the entertainment that Dubai has to offer.
To quote the Acting Director-General for Foreigners’ Affairs and Ports at ICA, “These facilities contribute to supporting UAE competitiveness as a leading destination in family tourism and attracting visitors and families from all over the world to enjoy historical monuments, heritage, and cultural and entertainment activities and fascinating beaches.”
Dubai is well-known for its superlative attractions and receives a swarm of tourists every year. This time around, you can also take your kids to the finest attractions of the world without worrying about their visa. There are a lot including the incredible Burj Khalifa, Palm Islands, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Dubai Mall, and more to travel around. For kids of course, the most incredible attractions here are the Wild Wadi Waterpark, Dubai Safari Park, Dolphin Bay, Ski Dubai, Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo among others.
Tourists below 18 years of age, accompanied by one or both parents, would not require paying their visa fee, regardless of the duration of stay. The visa fee exemption is applicable to citizens of all nations.