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Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must for anyone looking to explore Dubai’s rich history and traditional areas. The Museum has great facts as well as the neighbourhood boasting the old homes which today are still used in the neighbourhood to show the historical significance. There is a great restaurant...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank _rav0803
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My short stay in Dubai began with an Emirati Cultural Breakfast Experience in Old Dubai. The place itself was interesting - well worth a visit both to explore the older part of the city and for the traditional style shops with their gorgeous clothing and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Lorraine C
Reviewed July 24, 2019 via mobile

We go here quite often because it’s never crowded and has ample free car parking. It’s wonderful to stroll along the streets looking at the various shops/cafes and restaurants that are available. Although modernised and purposely built, it still gives the old feel and a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank The_Pilot_Wife
Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

It is great to see the history of a certain place. With this you would learn the roots and how it all started. When in Dubai, if you want a meaningful and educational trip, go visit Al Fahidi historical neighborhood and experience the life before...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank mgbanezphototgraphy
Reviewed June 18, 2019 via mobile

Not exactly sure how old this "old town" is but if nothing else it's always a nice quiet place to have a wander around. It also has a few hidden away coffee shops to take a break away from the heat, as well as some...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank JonY1968
Reviewed May 27, 2019

This is the oldest area of Dubai and is nice to walk around in. Lots of shops and restuarants they also have several souks you can go thru. The Al Fahidi Fort (Dubai Museum) and Archaeological Museum are also interesting to check out.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lee L
Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

Whilst doing the hop-on-hop-off bus tour we stopped here to have a look at the old restored original Dubai neighbourhood. It did not disappoint it was lovely to walk around exploring little walkways, few shops and restaurants. The architecture is absolutely stunning and a far...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Absfab
Reviewed May 7, 2019

I used to visit this place once I took my off day, its beautiful historic of Shindaga or old Bastaki, represented old Dubai like you never see before. Its recomended place to visit!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank dikurniawanarif
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

It is near to metro station al fahidi and creek. It has a few restaurants and small shops. It is nice for strolling around. If you want to avoid crowds visit it in the morning,but I believe in the evening is more beautiful.

Date of experience: May 2019
6  Thank danae_mily
Reviewed May 6, 2019

The completly restored old neighborhood is a great place to walk the alleys, see the old construction and sit in the courtyard areas. Nearby is the old restored fort and museum that reveals was old Dubai living was like. Also across from the scenic creek.

Date of experience: April 2019
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wideeyedwanderer22
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The neighborhood itself is open and you can enjoy walking around. You’ll have to pay for entrance to museums.
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