Old Dubai Walking Tour: Abra ride, Creek, Spice & Gold Souks.

Duration: 90 to 120 minutes
Destination: United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Dubai
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  • 90 to 120 minutes
  • Dubai
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Cancellable

Overview

Let's explore the Old Dubai, Al Fahidi Fort (Dubai Museum) and the famous textile, spice & gold souks (markets). Roam the narrow alleys and take a traditional wooden boat called 'abra' to cross the creek Along the way, Youll understand Dubai from the perspective of its history, people, food, culture, and etiquette. This tour is a tremendous introduction to Dubai's story from a desert-to-a-global destination city.

Dubai souks are famous the world over. In particular, don’t miss the Dubai Gold Souk and the ancient Covered Souk, spice souk and The Textile Souk They’re all housed within the vibrant Bur Dubai and Deira area of Dubai. The souks are less labyrinthine than formerly, but these historic markets still offer hospitable trading and good-matured bartering.

Itinerary
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Pass By: Dubai Museum & Al Fahidi Fort, Al Fahidi, Dubai United Arab Emirates

The oldest building in Dubai since 1780s standing tall as it was built as a fortress. The center of politics in Old days.

Stop At: Textile Souk, Bur Dubai Near Bur Dubai Abra Station, Dubai 75157 United Arab Emirates

A treasure trove of rainbow hued colors, textures, weaves and embroidery from around the world.
One of the oldest traditional markets in Dubai; best spot to buy textile Products, shawls and Souvenirs (MAKE SURE YOU BARGAIN)

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Dubai Creek, Mashraf Building, Dubai United Arab Emirates

Dubai Creek, the lifeline and pulse of the city, which separates the city from Deira to bur Dubai, its here you'll take a traditional wooden boat known as (abra) to cross the creek to start a new experience at Spice & Gold Souq. enjoy the breathtaking views of the creek on the way.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Dubai Spice Souk, 41, 34th St Al Ras, Deira, Dubai United Arab Emirates

As soon as we will reach at Spice souq, the aroma in the air will blew your mind, please note this is the oldest market of Dubai.
Get to know all the different spices and enjoy shopping with the best rates, don't forget to Bargain.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Dubai Gold Souk, Old Baladiya St., Dubai United Arab Emirates

One of the largest Gold Market in the World, With its enormous collection of shops, its remarkable variety of goods and its exceptionally reasonable prices, the Dubai Gold Market is the ultimate destination for jewelry lovers.

Duration: 20 minutes

Inclusions
  • Abra Ride across Dubai Creek.
  • Guide
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Textile Souk
  • Entry/Admission - Dubai Creek
  • Entry/Admission - Dubai Spice Souk
  • Entry/Admission - Dubai Gold Souk

Exclusions
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Departure Point

Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa, Al Seef Area Opposite Dubai Museum - شارع الفهيدي - Al Fahidi - Dubai - United Arab Emirates


Return Details

Dubai Gold Souk, Gold Corner Building, 3rd Floor - Gold Souq - Deira - Al Ras - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

90 to 120 minutes

For a full refund, cancel at least 3 days in advance of the start date of the experience.

User's Reviews

Yasmin_F

23 Mar, 2022

I had such a great time! Waseem made everything so personalized and really went above and beyond! I recommended him to a friend the next day!

Discover330012

23 Mar, 2022

It was great experience, Each and every moment we spend there was superb,we thank the Guide n entire team who provided this unforgettable memory

Anna_C

16 Nov, 2021

Walking around the souks, talking to our knowledgeable and pleasant guide Tamour, uand meeting the merchants

Anat_Y

14 May, 2021

This tour was amazing and we highly recommend it!! Waseem is extremely nice and we learned so much about Dubai during this tour. Waseem made the tour perfect for what we were interested in and helped us get the best products in the souks.

DrAliGadget

10 Dec, 2020

good history of Dubai as we walked - good experience with tastes of local teas, sweets, spices. great to have guide to go to the right places

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