ISLAMABAD: Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism welcomed to the city one of Turkiye’s most beloved stars, Engin Altan Duzyatan, as part of the ongoing campaign ‘Dubai Presents’, which aims to increase visits by travellers from Dubai’s international source markets, including Turkiye.
During his stay, Engin Altan had a fun-filled holiday while enjoying the different adrenaline-pumping experiences, including walking along the edge of a building 219.5 meters above ground at Sky Views Observatory while admiring the iconic landmarks of Dubai, horse riding by the beach in Jumeirah with Aayan Equestrian Club, and exploring Dubai’s newest attractions. He also marvelled at the 360-degree panorama of the world-renowned Palm Jumeirah, Dubai skyline, and the Arabian Gulf from The View at The Palm.
Captivated by his first visit, Engin returned to Dubai again, this time bringing along his family, as they ticked off more things to do on their bucket list. They spent quality time together while visiting The Green Planet, Dubai’s indoor rainforest featuring more than 3,000 flora and fauna species, and Oli Oli, Dubai’s top-rated experiential play museum.
Commenting on his holidays in Dubai, Engin Altan, said: “Dubai is a destination that you must explore over and over again. The city never fails to amaze with new attractions and experiences, as we always seem to add more on our Dubai bucket list with each visit. The destination is full of exciting options for all types of travellers and those with varying budgets, and most importantly, for families who are looking for a safe and relaxing, yet entertaining vacation. It’s a place that captures your heart, and the memories I’ve made during my visits to this vibrant city have been absolutely unforgettable. It is truly an ideal holiday destination for families.”
His Excellency, Issam Kazim, CEO, Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing, said: “Driven by the resolute vision of our leadership to transform our city into the ultimate global destination, renowned for its unparalleled liveability and opportunities, we are making huge strides in introducing our city to an ever-expanding audience throughout the Middle East. Our city possesses immense potential for growth, captivating the interest of countless individuals and families seeking extraordinary prospects. At the core of our international endeavours lies a profound dedication to showcasing the vibrant tapestry of experiences that makes Dubai a must-visit destination. As a popular figure in Turkiye, Engin Altan, has an immense fan following, and his first-hand accounts of his exciting holiday will undoubtedly contribute to our mission of attracting more visitors to Dubai.”
Engin Altan Duzyatan is a well-known Turkish actor who gained international fame for his role as Ertugrul in the popular Turkish television series “Diriliş: Ertuğrul”. The show has a huge following in the GCC region, India, and Pakistan, among others. Engin has been an advocate for sustainable tourism and in 2021 he was appointed as a Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF Turkiye.