Dubai: Old City, Abra Tour, Souks & Al Khayma Heritage House

50 Ratings
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  • 3 hr

Explore the Emirati lifestyle at Al Khayma Heritage House and enjoy the flavors of traditional Arabic dishes. Tour around the alleyways of Al Fahidi and witness the fascinating history of old Dubai. Take an Abra water taxi across the creek to visit the gold and spice souks.

Itinerary Details

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We begin our walking tour by meeting our tour guide at Al Khayma Heritage Restaurant located in Al Fahidi Historic District; we shall test the Arabian culture luqaimat, Ragag (local bread and sweet), and camel milk and savor authentic Arabian welcome drinks " Arabic Tea - with Dates” before exploring the traditional Emirati architecture. Here we have the chance to learn more about the UAE's transformation from desert tents to Arish, and finally, the mega structures. Take this opportunity to dress up in Arabian attire and try henna painting, all of which proffers a lifetime experience.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Coffee museum

While strolling through the historic alleyways of Al Fahidi, absorb the rich history and heritage at Al Seef before visiting the Middle East's largest Coffee Museum for witnessing a live Arabic coffee-making session. We shall also stop by the Mosque to admire the enchanting mosque architecture and learn more about Islam.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Bur Dubai Abra Dock

Upon enjoying a traditional Abra water taxi ride to the other side of the Dubai Creek, observe the architecture and old trading ships. It is an excellent opportunity to take some stunning photos of the creekside.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Dubai Gold Souk

It is time to explore the different aromas from the spice souks and then the specially designed jewelry from the Gold Souk.

Duration: 40 minutes
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