Dubai City Traditional Tour - Half-Day Tour
- Duration Half-day morning, 4 hours
- Included Audioguide
- Included Guide
- Not Included Gratuities
- Wander the historical streets of Al Fahidi
- Admire the exterior of Jumeirah Mosque and the Burj Al Arab
- Cross the Dubai Creek in a traditional Abras
Location Starting points
- A. TECOM Metro Station, -, Dubái, United Arab Emirates Hotel pick-up available. </br> Please call 24 hours in advance to confirm the pick-up time and location.
Itinerary Dubai City Traditional Tour - Half-Day Tour (from 08:30 to 12:30, 4 hours)Itinerary
- 1. Dubai Museum
- 2. Dubai Creek
- 3. Gold Souk
- 4. Jumeirah Mosque
- 5. Spice Souk
About this tour
From humble origins as a small fishing village to present day lively metropolis, Dubai is a fascinating city full of contrasts. Come and discover its historic and futuristic faces with a tour through the city’s main landmarks.Start your day being charmed by the culture of Dubai with a tour that takes you to some of the must-see sites in the city. We begin in the historical origins of the city, in the captivating neighbourhood of Al Fahidi (formerly Bastakyia), where you’ll find Dubai’s ancient fortress and Dubai Museum as you wind your way through the labyrinth of small streets.
Then it’s time to enjoy Dubai as a local – hop aboard a traditional wooden taxi, known as Abras to cross the Dubai Creek, and enjoy the spectacular view of the city unfold before you as you head towards the District of Deira. Here you will be enchanted by the large variety of exotic spices in the famous spice Souk with time to buy a souvenir whilst visiting the Gold Souk.
Take a photo in front of Dubai’s most beautiful mosque, the awe-inspiring Grand Mosque of Jumeirah built in the medieval Fatimid tradition, before heading to the elegant Burj Al Arab Hotel where you’ll be dazzled by its glittering exterior.
• 9am - Departure from the meeting point
• 9:15am - Jumeirah Beach photo stop
• 9:45am - Jumeirah Mosque visit
• 10:10am - Marjan Gallery visit
• 10:30am - Museum visit
• 11:10am - Abra Station
• 11:20am - Spice Souq and Gold Souq visit
• 12:25pm - Al Ras Metro Station
• 12:45pm - Dubai Mall
*Please note that the itinerary order, times and duration may be subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances such as heavy traffic, accidents, diversions, severe weather, etc.
Important information - There may be restrictions
The stop at the Jumairah Mosque does not include a guided entrance of the Mosque, but should you wish to enter, the Mosque is open on Saturdays, Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:45am till 9:45am only. Mondays and Wednesdays from 9am to 10am and from 10:15am to 11:15am. The mosque is closed on Fridays.
**On Fridays, the National Museum of Dubai is closed in the morning, and guests will not be able to visit it.