Dubai Introduces Five-Year Visa for Indian Travelers

  • 23 Feb 2024

Dubai recently introduced a 5-year multiple-entry visa for Indian travelers, aiming to enhance tourism and economic collaboration.

Key Points

  • Boosting Travel: Dubai launches a five-year multiple-entry visa to enhance travel between India and Dubai, aiming to strengthen economic ties and promote tourism.
  • Record Visitor Numbers: In 2023, Dubai witnessed a significant increase in Indian tourists, with 2.46 million overnight visitors, marking a 25% rise from pre-pandemic levels.
  • Operational Flexibility: The new visa allows for a 90-day stay, extendable once, with multiple entries and exits, facilitating both leisure and business travel.
  • Economic Collaboration: Dubai aims to foster increased economic collaboration with India through longer tourist stays and enhanced business engagements.
  • Tourism Growth: Dubai's tourism sector experienced exceptional growth in 2023, with India being a key market contributing to record-breaking visitation numbers.