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DUBAI - Explore the Old Town

Walk 1 - Houses and History

Explore Heritage Houses in the Bastakiya area and discover the history of Dubai in the museum


This section takes you on a walk around the Bastakiya Historical Area (also called the Al Faheidi historical area) with its iconic wind towers and finishes at the Dubai Museum


Walk 2 - Souks and a School

Visit the Fabric, Spice and Gold souks – cross the Creek in an Abra and explore some of the heritage of the Al Ras area.


We take you on a walk through the souks around the Creek and discovers a poet’s house, the first school in Dubai and end at a Heritage House.



Walk 3 - Heritage and Homes

Explore old houses, learn about the early days of the ruling Maktoum family and visit the Heritage and Diving Villages


We take you on a walk around the Shindagha Heritage Area where the Maktoum family first settled. Find out about the Maktoums, Stamps and Coins, Calligraphy and Pearl Diving – as well a little historical background on the British in Dubai


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