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  1. United Arab Emirates
  2. Dubai
  3. Bastakiya District

Historic Gems of Dubai Walking Tour

Product ID: 220572
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On this 2-hour walking tour, you will walk through Bastakiya, with its old Dubai heritage houses, Al Fahidi Fort, and the famous textile, spice, and gold souks (markets). You will also take a traditional wooden boat trip during the tour.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Walk through the oldest neighborhood in Dubai - Al Bastakiya
  • Take an Abra Ride across the Creek
  • Visit the Spice Souk and Textile Souk
Full description
Uncover the little-known treasures of Dubai on this 2-hour walking tour of Old Dubai and its various souks (markets).

You will walk with a premium guide through the Al Fahidi historical neighborhood, through the perfume, spice, and gold souks which will stimulate your senses. You will also enjoy breath-taking views from the abra (traditional boat) ride that will take you back in time.

You will get to understand Dubai from the perspective of its history, people, food, culture and etiquette. This tour is a terrific introduction to Dubai’s story from a desert-to-a-global destination city. Your Old Dubai tour delves into the city’s heritage and explores what early life was like in this desert trading town.
Includes
  • Tour guide (English-speaking)
  • Coffee
  • Museum tickets
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Please meet your guide outside Arabian Tea House in Bastakiya; Al Fahidi Street, Bur Dubai, Bastakiya Opposite Musalla Post Office - Dubai.

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Product ID: 220572