Get to know the cultural heritage and history of the city during a two-hour guided tour and visit the well-known textile, spice and gold markets.
Experience the colourful hustle and bustle on the spice, textile and gold markets
Stroll through the historic neighbourhood of Al Fahidi
Enjoy the ride in a traditional wooden boat
On this walking tour you get to know the past of Dubai and its traditional markets.
Explore the Bastakiya, the old Dubai culture houses, the Al Fahidi Fort and the famous textile, spice and gold souks, rounded off by a traditional wooden boat trip. Get an insight into Dubai's history, food, etiquette and culture and follow the development from a desert city to a global metropolis.
Visit the historic neighborhood of Al Fahidi, which was once a bustling trading center for traders because it was located on the banks of Dubai Creek. Marvel at the traditional Emirati architecture, which can be seen in the preserved houses. Stroll through the buildings that are now used as boutique hotels, art studios, cafés and restaurants and familiarize yourself with their simplicity of design, functionality and relevance for Dubai's development.
Please wear comfortable walking shoes.
It is recommended to reach the starting point at least 10-15 minutes prior to the tour starting time.
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Tour starts outside Local House Restaurant in Bastakiya. You can reach the start location by clicking on the link provided here. https://goo.gl/maps/U623GsLFtwB2. If you plan on coming by metro, please get down on Al Fahidi station on the green line and take Exit 3 from the station. From Exit 3, just walk straight for about 10 minutes and you will reach local house.
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