As Dubai gets ready to welcome the world for the 19th edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF), Emirates has announced special fares from Lusaka to Dubai starting from K3,968 in Economy and K10,788 in Business Class.
Meanwhile, Emirates Holidays packages from Lusaka – accommodation and shopping vouchers – start from just K817 per person and travellers returning to Lusaka also have the added attraction of the airline’s special 500kg excess baggage allowance, at an additional cost.
Held from January 2 to February 2, 2014, DSF has grown to become one of the most anticipated shopping and entertainment events internationally. With mega raffles, promotions and discounts, exciting hotel offers and activities for all ages – DSF is certainly the best time to visit Dubai, the dynamic city that has been selected to host the World Expo 2020.
The Emirates fare promotion will run from until January 7 to 17, for travel between January 7 and March 31, 2014, with fares to Dubai starting from K3,968 in Economy and K10,788 in Business Class when combined with the DSF package.
“There is always something new to discover in Dubai, but what never changes is its international appeal and vast variety of leisure activities for everyone in the family. The city is freshly abuzz with its win to host Expo 2020, and the DSF will be a great showcase of Dubai’s attractions. We encourage customers to avail of these highly competitive rates this DSF and experience Dubai at its best,” said Emirates Country Manager for Zambia Husain Alsafi.
Dubai is globally renowned for its vast selection of retail stores spanning 70 malls, including the world’s largest, Dubai Mall, which also houses the children’s adventure venue, Kidzania. The city draws large numbers of shoppers from countries within the region as well as shoppers from Europe, Africa and the Indian Subcontinent seeking variety, value and a great experience for the whole family.
Apart from shopping culture, Dubai has also become an established centre for sports events, concerts and an increasing number of cultural activities, such as the Emirates Airline International Festival of Literature. The city is also home to an impressive display of modern architecture, contrasting with its natural beaches and magnificent desert landscapes – providing a rich diverse and rich backdrop for visitors and photography enthusiasts.
To avail of the special fares on Emirates airline, bookings must be made between now and February 2 and valid for travel between January 2 and February 2, 2014.
To enhance travellers’ DSF experience, Emirates Holidays, the airline’s tour operating arm has also unveiled great value deals on its holiday packages starting from K817 per person including taxes. The starting price includes return airport transfers, three nights’ accommodation with breakfast, room tax and service charges. Customers will also receive a free Entertainer booklet with discount vouchers presenting AED8,000 (approximately K11,880) worth of savings on dining, entertainment and activities.
This DSF, Emirates Holidays has partnered with hotels and hotel apartments in beach and city locations, ranging from three to five-star – to come up with the best value offers ranging from bonus nights, to spa and massage treatments; from F&B discounts to great offers on tours and excursions. In some of the hotels, children (up to two children) below 12 years old stay and eat for free.
Amongst the choice accommodations Emirates Holidays has partnered with is Emirates-owned JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, the world’s tallest hotel at 355 metres.
Emirates Holidays’ packages are valid for booking between now and February 2, 2014, and valid for travel between January 2 and February 2, 2014.
Passengers travelling with Emirates benefit from a generous baggage allowance of 30kg in Economy Class, 40kg in Business Class and 50kg in First Class. Emirates’ customers will also discover gourmet-chef prepared multi-course meals, dedicated children’s menus and activities, along with ice, Emirates’ award winning entertainment system, offering over 1,600 channels of on-demand entertainment.
For enquiries and bookings, please contact your travel agent, visit Emiratesholidays or visit the Emirates office in Acacia Park, Great East Road, Lusaka.
Prices are subject to change. Terms and conditions apply to all the offers.
For further information please contact
Gillian Langmead; Langmead & Baker Ltd
Cell: +260 (979) 060705