A study conducted by the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) in Dubai, pointed out that number of tourists coming from Saudi Arabia to the Emirate of Dubai has reached 1.54 million, of total 14.2 million visitors from all over the world in 2015.
Number of visitors from Saudi Arabia to Dubai has occupied the first rank, followed by Omani tourists, who were estimated at more than a million visitors.
Statistics showed that attracting Dubai to visitors and tourists is actually continuously growing year after year, pointing out that tourists ratio has increased by 7.5 percent in 2015, compared to 2014.
Tourists coming from the GCC countries generally form the largest number of tourists in Dubai, as they formed 3.3 million in 2015, increasing by 12.8 percent comparing to 2014.
In this context, Dubai is working to intensify flights between the emirate and the GCC countries, in addition to the multiplying hotel rooms and achieve diversity on tourism offers.
It worth noting that Dubai has won the title of “city of festivals and events” from International Festivals & Events Association since 2012 and for three years in a row .
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