Planning another trip? Here are the dates you need to know about
The UAE Cabinet have announced that there will be four days off for Eid al-Adha, one for Islamic New Year, one for Commemoration Day and two for UAE national Day.
Eid al-Adha will be the next public holiday and the government suggests the holiday will be between August 9 and 12.
Looking to plan ahead for the rest of the year?
Here’s a provisional list of the country’s public holidays for 2019 so you know what to look out for.
Friday August 9-Monday August 12: Arafat Day and Eid Al-Adha
Sunday September 1: Hijri (Islamic New Year)
Sunday December 1: UAE Commemoration Day
Monday December 2-Tuesday December 3: UAE National Day