1. United Arab Emirates
  2. Dubai
  3. Dubai Spice Souk

Traditional Dubai Half-Day City Tour

Product ID: 56194
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Enjoy a fascinating tour of the traditional side of Dubai and learn about its rich history. Stop at the Jumeirah Mosque, travel along Dubai Creek in a water taxi, visit the Dubai Museum, and shop in the famous Dubai gold and spice markets.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian

Pick-up service

Your hotel lobby. Pick-up is from select hotels only. The mentioned starting time is an approximate time. After booking you will receive an email from the supplier with the exact time of the pick-up from your hotel.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants, date and language:



  • Visit the Dubai Museum and admire the Jumeirah Mosque
  • Travel along Dubai Creek by traditional water taxi and shop in the lively souks
  • Drive past the Al Fahidi cultural neighborhood to see the famous wind-tower architecture
Full description
Explore the traditional side of Dubai on this half-day tour that begins with a pick-up at your Dubai hotel and  travels through the historic neighbourhoods of Dubai.

Stop to admire the Jumeirah Mosque before continuing to the Dubai Creek area where you’ll enjoy a guided walk through the cultural neighborhood to see the well-known wind-tower architecture.

Take a stroll past the art galleries and handicraft stores. Visit the Dubai Museum for a glimpse into the history and traditions of Dubai.

Next you’ll cross Dubai Creek by abra, a traditional water taxi, and then visit the famous old souks of Dubai. Explore the Gold and Spice souks at your leisure and perhaps stop for a traditional Arabic fruit cocktail. 

After leaving the Creek area, you’ll drive past the Zabeel Palaces before being dropped off back at your hotel.
  • Guided tour
  • Hotel transfers (from selected hotels)

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Shorts
Know before you go
• Please note that pick-up is only available from selected hotels in Dubai
• Modest dress is recommended
• Walking shoes are recommended
• Tours operate year round
• The tour guides carry mobile phones and are trained in first aid
• Vehicles are fitted with GPS
• During the holy month of Ramadan the Dubai Museum is closed on Fridays and therefore will not be visited
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Arabian Adventures

Product ID: 56194