Where is Dubai?
Dubai is in the Middle East
Where is Dubai? Dubai is in the Arabian Gulf. Dubai is a part of the United Arab Emirates.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a constitutional federation established on 2 December 1971 by seven Arabian emirates; Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Umm al-Qaiwain (Al Ain), Ras al-Khaimah, together with Ajman and Fujairah. The map below shows the 5 main emirates.
The UAE occupies an area of about 83,000sqkm along the south-eastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula. The state of Qatar lies to the west, Saudi Arabia to the south and west, and Oman to the north and east. The capital and the largest city of the federation is Abu Dhabi, located in the emirate of the same name.
Four-fifths of the UAE is desert, a country of contrasting landscapes, with awe-inspiring sand dunes, rich oases, rocky mountains and fertile plains.
With Dubai International Airport serving the area The UAE is one of the world's fastest growing tourist destinations particularly Dubai and Shajah. With Ras al-Khaimah building up in the background. The region has all the right ingredients for an unforgettable holiday, sun, sand, sea, sports, unbeatable shopping, top-class hotels and restaurants, an intriguing traditional culture, and a safe and welcoming environment.