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Al Bastakiya Traditional Arab Meal and Historical Experience in Dubai

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Visit the historical neighborhood of Al Fahidi in the old Al Bastakiya. Indulge the authentic taste of the Arabian dishes and discover the traditional culture of the locals over lunch or dinner.

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Lunch Plan (Sunday/Tuesday)

Lunch Menu


- Chicken Biryani and Lamb Biryani
A rice dish flavored with saffron, nutmeg, cumin, and spices cooked with chicken or lamb.
- Fish Machbous
Fish mixed in with rice flavored with spices.
- Chicken Salona
Arabian chicken stew cooked with spices and a tomato base.
- Fish Salona
Arabian style fish stew with spices.
- Vegetable Salona
Arabian style vegetable stew with spices.
- Chicken Margooga
Vegetables, chicken, and beans mixed with Arabian bread.
- Vegetable Margooga
Vegetables and beans mixed with Arabian bread.
- Salad
Arabian style salad.
- Lugaimat
A sweet dessert with honey glazed over fried donuts.
- Arabic Coffee
Coffee mixed with cardamon, cinnamon and other spices.
- Arabic Tea
Black tea
- Dried and Fresh Dates
Try a fresh and dried date to taste the difference.

Please note that the menu is subject to change on the day of your tour.

Duration: 2 - 2:30 hour(s)
Available: Tue and Sun
Pick-up: Available
Inclusions: Lunch / English-speaking driver
Add-ons:
  • Desert Hotel Transfer Fee (Round Trip) + per person

    Hotels: Bab Al Shams, Al Maha and Ras Al Khaimah

Schedule

  • 12:00

    Pick-up at Select Hotels in Dubai

  • 13:00

    Arabian Lunch Experience (90 minutes)

    Enjoy a traditional Arabian cuisine while having fascinating conversations with the Emirati people about their local culture and customs.

  • 14:30

    Activity Ends on Site

Adult ( Age & over ) From Child ( Age & over ) Free
Dinner Plan (Tuesday)

Dinner Menu


- Chicken Biryani and Lamb Biryani
A rice dish flavored with saffron, nutmeg, cumin, and spices cooked with chicken or lamb.
- Fish Machbous
Fish mixed in with rice flavored with spices.
- Chicken Salona
Arabian chicken stew cooked with spices and a tomato base.
- Fish Salona
Arabian style fish stew with spices.
- Vegetable Salona
Arabian style vegetable stew with spices.
- Chicken Margooga
Vegetables, chicken, and beans mixed with Arabian bread.
- Vegetable Margooga
Vegetables and beans mixed with Arabian bread.
- Harees
Meat (lamb or beef) cooked in with flour porridge.
- Lamb Fareed
Lamb and vegetable mixed with thin Arabian bread.
- Salad
Arabian style salad.
- Lugaimat
A sweet dessert with honey glazed over fried donuts.
- Arabic Coffee
Coffee mixed with cardamon, cinnamon and other spices.
- Arabic Tea
Black tea
- Dried and Fresh Dates
Try a fresh and dried date to taste the difference.

Please note that the menu is subject to change on the day of your tour.

Duration: 2 - 2:30 hour(s)
Available: Tue
Pick-up: Available
Inclusions: Dinner / English-speaking driver
Add-ons:
  • Desert Hotel Transfer Fee (Round Trip) + per person

    Hotels: Bab Al Shams, Al Maha and Ras Al Khaimah

Schedule

  • 18:00

    Pick-up at Select Hotels in Dubai

  • 19:00

    Arabian Dinner Experience (90 minutes)

    Enjoy a traditional Arabian cuisine while having fascinating conversations with the Emirati people about their local culture and customs.

  • 20:30

    Activity Ends on Site

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  • (For Check-Out) Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding Time: 14:30:00

Check-out Time & Location

  • (For Check-Out) Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding Time: 14:30:00

Notes

Restriction(s)
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  • Pick-up location (specific hotel) cannot be changed 48 hours before tour departure.

Required Items to Bring & Attire
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  • Please wear clothing that covers the shoulder and knee upon going out of the hotel premises.

Requirement(s) - Others
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  • Large luggage (suitcase and big backpacks) are not allowed on the boat. Please leave it in your hotel or airport in advance.

Additional Note(s)
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  • Day to day menu is subject to change.

  • Activity is not operating during Ramadan.

  • This tour may have participants of mixed nationalities, guests may be guided in multiple languages other than English.

  • If pick-up time changes on the day of your tour due to traffic and other instances, you will be getting a call on your provided cellphone number or the hotel you are staying at. Please understand that pick-up times may be 20 minutes earlier or later due to the traffic during rush hour.

  • Please be on time. If you are more than 15 minutes late for your pick-up or the ship boarding time, the tour will operate without waiting.

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Cancellation Policy

  • Any cancellations made between 5 business days (19:00:00 local time) to 4 business days (19:00:00 local time) prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.

  • Any cancellations made within 4 business days of your activity (after 19:00:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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