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Dubai: Guided Old Town Tour with Souks, Tastings & Boat Tour

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Discover the old town of Dubai with a local guide to get a better understanding of Arab culture. Explore local markets, try the street food, and go on a cruise along Dubai Creek on a traditional boat.


  • Explore the old town of Dubai and the neighborhoods of Al Seef and Al Fahidi
  • Visit the historic heritage houses and museums and see the locals' lifestyle
  • Experience and shop at the local markets and try some street food
  • Get a better understanding of Arabic cuisine and culture from a local guide
  • Go on a scenic cruise along the Dubai Creek on a traditional boat


Explore Dubai on this guided tour to the old town with a boat tour along Dubai Creek. Admire the historic neighborhoods of the city, see heritage houses and museums, and try some street food at the local markets. Begin your experience by taking a stroll at the neighborhood of Al Seef, located along Dubai Creek. There, your guide will introduce you to the royal family, their history, lifestyle, and culture. Then, pay a visit to the historical neighborhood of Al Fahidi where you can see the heritage houses and museums and experience how the locals' ancestors used to live their daily lives. Enter some of the houses and try Arabic coffee and tea while learning about Islam and the culture practiced by locals. Continue your journey through the Grand Souk of Bur Dubai and try local street food and fresh juice of your choice. After tasting some local cuisine, head on to Dubai Creek for a scenic cruise on a traditional boat called Abra. Enjoy some of the highlights of Deira Dubai including the Spices Souk and Gold Market.


Hotel pickup and drop-off (if private option selected) Entry ticket to the heritage sites Entry fees to the museums Bottles of water Local guide Arabic coffee Tea Juice (optional) Street food and date tastings Camel milk chocolate with dates Traditional boat ride along Dubai Creek Visit to Gold Market Visit to Spices Market

Important Information

  • There is walking involved in this tour There are several breaks throughout the tour

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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