Visa rewards cardholders visiting Dubai with Emirates Airlines
‘Summer Smiles in Dubai’ promotion partnership with Emirates Airlines
· Visa cardholders enjoy family trip to Dubai at great discounted values
Dubai, 21 July 2011: Visa, one of the world’s leading payment solutions providers, has announced a new partnership with Emirates Airline, offering their exciting promotion ‘Summer Smiles in Dubai.’ As part of the offer, families travelling with up to two children under 12 will have the opportunity to receive great savings on the cost of flights and a host of Dubai’s family attractions and accommodation when they book their Emirates Airline flights using their Visa debit or credit card.
The Summer Smiles promotion offers families an unsurpassed Dubai experience; starting with 50 per cent discounts on flights for two children under the age of 12, when travelling with an accompanying adult. Once they have arrived in the Dubai, the fun can really begin with free and reduced access for selected variety of top attractions in the city; for example, Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, Sega Republic and the Dubai Ice Rink, just to name a few. Also included are Meet & Assist service at the Dubai airport, airport transfers, hotel room taxes and service charges. For guests who require visas to enter Dubai, Emirates will provide complimentary 96 hour visas for up to 2 children under the age of 12.
In addition, Visa credit and debit cardholders will also save up to 10% per cent on a wide range of selected hotels in the UAE with the Emirates Summer Smiles programme. Visa Gold, Platinum, Signature and Infinite cardholders will enjoy even bigger discounts, with up to 15 per cent off the price of selected accommodation.
Commenting on the promotion, Maysara Ghadban Traboulsi, Visa’s Head of Marketing Communications for MENA, said: “We’re very committed to ensuring our cardholders enjoy exclusive privileges when they use their Visa debit or credit card. As part of this, we’re always looking to offer new and rewarding experiences, which are why we are so pleased to announce our “Summer Smiles in Dubai” offer with Emirates Airlines.”
Summer Smiles in Dubai is valid now until 30th September, 2011, and is available to all Visa Cardholders.
For more information on this exclusive offer, you can visit emirates.com/dubaisummersmiles.
Visa is a global payments technology company that connects consumers, businesses, financial institutions and governments in more than 200 countries and territories to fast, secure and reliable digital currency. Underpinning digital currency is one of the world’s most advanced processing networks—VisaNet—that is capable of handling more than 10,000 transactions a second, with fraud protection for consumers and guaranteed payment for merchants. Visa is not a bank, and does not issue cards, extend credit or set rates and fees for consumers. Visa’s innovations, however, enable its financial institution customers to offer consumers more choices: Pay now with debit, ahead of time with prepaid or later with credit products. For more information, visit www.corporate.visa.com.
Dubai-based Emirates Airline (www.emirates.com) is one of the fastest growing airlines in the world, and has received more than 400 international awards for excellence. Emirates flies to111 destinations in 66 countries. Emirates operates 153 wide-body Airbus and Boeing aircraft, and has orders for an additional 200 aircraft, worth more than USD$66 billion.