increasing number of cruise ships are already choosing Dubai
as an ideal and unique destination. The Dubai Cruise Terminal
opened in 2001 at Port Rashid and able to handle up to two
ships simultaneousely. It has an unique 'mobile' design to
enable customisation of passenger and baggage flows. Other
thoughtful features include special facilities for the physically
challenged like electric golf carts for transportation, duty-free
shops, internet access, money exchanges, information centre,
beautiful palm gardens, Arabian heritage and cultural exhibits,
a Cafe and much more.
into a world of luxury. Step into the Dubai Cruise Terminal.
The sprawling 3,300 sq. mtr. dedicated cruise hub right
on the southern coast of the Arabian Gulf. Located midway
between Europe and the Far East, Dubai has year round sunshine
and is fast becoming an attractive option for winter sun
travellers. Dubai Cruise Terminal, straddling two berths
in Port Rashid, has facilities to handle two ships simultaneously.
Its deep basin gives Cruise lines the option of bringing
in larger ships. The extra depth also means that they can
look at a destination other than Europe or the Mediterranean
that is perfect year round. Especially during winters. The
quite waters of Port Rashid provide a perfect alternative
to the normally congested Caribbean islands.
An in-depth research into the needs of Cruise lines the
world over, has made the procedures at the Dubai Cruise
Terminal extremely friendly and convenient. With minimum
bureaucracy, easy immigration, clearing of passengers by
manifests, professional ground handling with excellent tourist
support infrastructure, world-class ship stores and more.
is located on the southern shore of the Gulf, between 55°
16 East and 25°16 North.
strategic location midway between Europe and Asia, makes
for easy accessability. London is seven hours away by air,
Frankfurt six, Cairo four and Hong Kong eight.
Extensive docking facilities
3,300 sq.m. ultra-modern cruise terminal.
335m of Quay with a Quay apron of 35m.
11.m Draft for ships of all sizes.
Entire site surrounded by a perimeter fencing with security
Well-equipped in-terminal services.