The promotion covers flights to 56 brilliant destinations…

If you’re thinking of planning to take a short break this Eid Al Fitr, you might want to check out Emirates for a brilliant deal. The award-winning airline has announced a series of great deals to nearby destinations, perfect for spending the long weekend.

The promotion includes flights to 56 destinations, and are valid on bookings made today until May 30 2019, for travel until February 29 2020. All prices are for return flights and include all taxes and surcharges, although terms and conditions do apply.

Here are five of the top cities you can explore with Emirates.

Kuwait from Dhs795

If you haven’t had a chance to visit Kuwait yet, this Eid break could be the perfect opportunity. With flights from only Dhs795 person, this trip comes in at the most affordable of Emirates’ current sale. At less than two hours flight time, you won’t waste precious holiday time travelling and will have more time to experience the stunning destination. Kuwait City, the capital is a must-see metropolis with skyscrapers aplenty and the iconic Kuwait twin towers.

Flight time: 1 hour 45 minutes

Bangkok from Dhs1,995

Escape to Thailand this Eid and experience a trip with relaxation, hedonism and culture all in one. Visit Bangkok for Dhs1,995 per person or Phuket for Dhs2,595 per person and enjoy a long weekend embracing all of the experiences that Thailand has to offer. On your visit to Bangkok, be sure to check out the Grand Palace, and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, before heading to Khaosan Road for a unique shopping experience.

Flight time: 6 hours 20 minutes

London from Dhs2,285

Eid may only be four or five days, but there’s still time to enjoy a long weekend in London. Prices start from Dhs2,285 per person to London Stansted, Dhs2,295 for Gatwick and Dhs2,445 for Heathrow, depending on your preference. The British weather is touch and go at the moment, but could provide a refreshing break from the Dubai heat.

Flight time: 7 hours

Bali from Dhs2,395

With the longest flight time in this list, you might want to take an extra couple of days off if you want to make the most of a trip to Bali. The extra break will be worth it though, as you can truly relax in the Indonesian paradise. Bali is an island becoming increasingly popular with travellers and its easy to see why, with lush forests, volcanic mountains, spiritual temples and a lively nightlife scene.

Flight time: 9 hours 10 minutes

Seychelles from Dhs2,895

Get back to nature with on this stunning island destination. Seychelles is famous for its coral reefs, paradise beaches and nature reserves. Flights start from Dhs2,895 and could provide you with the relaxing escape you’re searching for. You’ll come back to Dubai feeling more relaxed and rejuvenated than ever before.

Flight time: 4 hours 30 minutes

Other top destinations in the Eid offer include Paris from Dhs2,995, Tokyo from Dhs3,995, Los Angeles from Dhs4,895 and Brisbane from Dhs5,995. Discover more and book your flight on

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