Cape Town - Just in time for the holiday season, Emirates is offering South African travellers the opportunity to visit Dubai with a special Economy and Business Class return airfare that includes a free third piece of luggage.
South Africans can take advantage of the special offer and get an Economy Class ticket from South Africa - Johannesburg, Cape Town or Durban - to Dubai at a cost of R5 999, or a Business Class flight at R29 999.
"The fare offer is for a limited time only and tickets must be booked between 23 October and 10 November 2017 for travel between 23 Oct 2017 and 30 March 2018," says the airline, adding that the cost of the ticket includes airport taxes.
"Seasonality and blackout dates apply as well as other terms and conditions," adds Emirates.
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In addition to the flights special, Emirates is offering a free third piece of luggage of up to 23kg for Economy Class and up to 32kg for Business Class. "This is in addition to the current allowance of two pieces of up to 23kg in Economy Class and two piece of up to 32kg in Business Class," says Emirates.
Emirates offers four daily flights between Dubai and Johannesburg, three between Dubai and Cape Town, and a daily flight between Dubai and Durban.
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"On all Emirates’ flights, customers can look forward to hours of entertainment on the airline’s ice system, as well as family friendly products and services for children - including complimentary toys, kids’ meals and movies, priority boarding for families and the use of free strollers at Dubai International Airport," says Emirates.
Customers can also enjoy chef-prepared regional and international cuisine on their flights, accompanied by a range of complimentary wines and beverages.
Sunny Dubai offers visitors a range of accommodation to suit varying budgets, shopping and restaurants, beaches and iconic buildings.
"Visitors to Dubai can also experience some of the city’s newest attractions including must-see places like Dubai Parks and Resorts featuring three theme parks: Bollywood Parks™ Dubai, MOTIONGATE™ Dubai, as well as the region’s first LEGOLAND® Park and LEGOLAND® Water Park," adds Emirates.
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