Top 10 Holi Gifts for Friends and Family in the UAE

With the festival of Holi almost here, colour your loved ones with all your love and affection by not only planning the occasion with them but also exchanging traditional gifts. But even after years of experience, are you still scratching your head for the right present? As luck would have it, this blog is full of impressive Holi gifts that you can purchase from a local shop or buy online. Take a look at some of them below –

Gulal & Pichkari Hamper

Phool Falgun Gulaal N Thandai Box
A very obvious and evident Holi gift is a hamper of natural colours & water gun! Add a burst of colour to your festivities with herbal gulal packs in various shades and fancy pichkaris. Such a Holi gift hamper is a delightful ensemble that will spread cheer and paint the town red, yellow, green and any other colour of your choice.

Forever Roses

Serene Love Red Rose
Looking for the Holi gifts that stay with them for a longer period and remain in a pristine state despite any external factors such as water & colours? Go with Forever Roses! These preserved flowers will be an everlasting symbol of your love and undying feelings.


Gulal With Sweets
Holi is one such occasion that gives us one more reason to devour mouth-watering sweets such as gujiya, malpua, rasamali, besan ladoo and barfi. Given the variety, there is nothing better than giving Holi sweets to your dear ones and guests. So, order these savouries and let them enjoy the occasion at their best.

Box of Dry Fruits

dry fruit box online
For a wholesome Holi treat, nothing beats a box of dry fruits. Such a gift is forever bursting with flavours and goodness and symbolises abundance & prosperity. Whether shared with family or friends, a box of dry fruits as a Holi gift will extend your wishes for health and happiness.


Delectable Chocolate Love Infusion
Let your dear ones feel delighted with some mouthwatering chocolates! Ditch the regular mithais and treat them to the assortment of chocolates, bars and truffles from a variety of brands.

Thandai & Mithai Gift Pack

Holi Fun Times Gift Hamper
Who wouldn’t relish a glass of refreshing Thandai on a scorching summer day after playing Holi, right? This traditional Indian drink is made up of the delightful flavours of cinnamon, rose petals, clove, ginger, cardamom and many more. This all-natural treat will perfectly complement the festive spirit!

Handmade Soaps

Heart-Rose Soap Combo
After playing Holi all day long, people spend a week or two to get the colour off their skin. In such a case, a gift pack of handmade soaps is among the popular Holi gifts for dear ones. Prepared using natural ingredients and delightful fragrances, these soaps will offer a nice pampering experience.

Scented Candles

Citrus and Sage Fragrance Candle
For Holi gifts, treat them to the warm glow and enchanting aromas of scented candles. Such a gift will be perfect to create a cosy ambience for their Holi party later in the night. Fragrances such as vanilla, jasmine and sandalwood are quite a hit right now!

Showpieces & Artefacts

Ganesha Candle Stand Online
Want something that forever reminds them of you? Well, everyone enjoys decorating their homes with beautiful showpieces and artefacts. So, this festival of colours, surprise your fam-bam with attractive decorations that will surely make them smile. You can pick from 100+ styles such as rustic, vintage, bohemian, Indian classical, luxurious and tribal.

Assorted Sweets & Snacks Gift Pack

AD Rakhi Snacks Hamper
As you visit your loved one’s place, treat them to a box of assorted treats; both sweet and salty. Go for a box brimming with gujiya, namakpaaras, mathri, laddoos, Navratna mix namkeen and more. A combo of gujiya, papdis, bhujia and thandai is among the bestselling Holi gifts.

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