Cultural Tour of the Al Fahidi Al Bastakiya District in Authentic Old Dubai

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From $30.70

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 1 hours

Departs: Dubai, Dubai

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Explore one of the oldest areas of Dubai on a 1.5-hour guided tour of the Al Fahidi Al Bastakiya Historical District. Stop in and visit the Ruler's Court Mosque, only seen with the guides at the SMCCU. Enjoy a cultural Q and A session with Arabic coffee and dates in the ambiance of an original wind tower house built in the 19th Century.

What's Included

Q and A Session with experienced guide about local culture and traditions

Visit includes a fully guided tour

Water, Arabic coffee and dates

What's Not Included

Food and drinks, unless specified

Transportation to/from attractions

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 0 - 5
  • YOUTH: Age: 6 - 12
  • ADULT: Age: 13 - 80

Additional Info

  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood
A step back in time and experience the atmosphere of the Al Fahidi District, one of the oldest traditional Emirati neighbourhoods set in Bur Dubai. Our knowledgeable cultural presenters will escort guests through the distinctive, narrow alleys (sikkas) and stunning wind towers that adorn this historic districT

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding
Guests return to the SMCCU house for a cultural discovery Q&A session where they will be treated to Arabic tea, coffee and dates.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

The Al Farooq Omar Bin Al Khattab Mosque And Centre
Guests will be able to enter and visit the mosque

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

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