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Dubai: Abra Cruise with Old Town & Street Food Walking Tour

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Discover Emirati heritage and history on a walking tour with a local guide. Marvel at unique Arabian-style architecture, explore souks and markets, and ride a water taxi across Dubai Creek.


  • See Dubai like a local on foot and water taxi with a guided tour in Old Town
  • Discover over 350 tax-free gold retailers in fascinating traditional markets
  • Absorb the smell of spices and coffee as you stroll through Dubai's Old Town
  • Admire views of Dubai ranging from traditional houses to modern wind towers
  • Choose from a private experience or join other travelers on a small-group tour


See Dubai through the eyes of a local on a walking tour through the Old Town. Admire the architecture of Al Fahidi and the Old Mosque, and soak up the sights, sounds, and atmosphere of bustling textile, gold, and spice markets. Start your walking adventure in the heart of Dubai’s Old Town - Al Fahidi District. Marvel at the ancient buildings and enjoy the unique Arabian style of architecture. Discover these quaint edifices which now function as cultural venues such as museums, art galleries, events houses, and the coffee museum. Pass by the Old Mosque and feast your eyes on the charming architecture. Afterward, stop by the remains of the old enclosure wall, Dubai’s Old Wall, a historic attraction that was built around 1800 AD. Walk towards the prestigious Dubai Museum and see the splendid relics and artifacts that exude the glory of Emirati civilization. Proceed to the captivating Textile Souk and see traditional fabrics made in a myriad of colors. Ride a water taxi (Abra) to cross to the other side of Dubai Creek where you’ll explore the famous Gold Souk. The Dubai Gold Souk is one of the largest gold retail markets in the world and an iconic, must-see site to experience when in Dubai. Discover new flavors and recipes as you explore the traditional spice market in old Dubai. Take your tastebuds on a journey and taste the flavors of the Middle East as you meet vendors selling exotic spices from around the region.


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