Know more about the Emirati culture and heritage on this guided morning tour! Visit the beautiful Jumeirah Mosque, Old Souk in Bur Dubai and take delight in a scrumptious lunch of authentic dishes at Al Bastakiya.
Gain an in-depth understanding of the rich Emirati culture and heritage on this comprehensive half day tour.
After being picked-up from your hotel, your first stop will be at the majestic Jumeirah Mosque. One of the most photographed landmarks in Dubai, the large mosque was built in traditional Fatimid style, snowy white and intricately detailed. During the visit, you can get your questions answered about religion and traditions.
Continue to the Old Souk in Bur Dubai, a traditional souk where you will find wide range of products including fabrics, clothes, footwear and lovely souvenirs.
After the souk visit, tantalize your taste buds with a traditional Emirati lunch at one of the courtyards in Al Bastakiya, a historic district near Dubai Creek.
Return with a good impression on the blend of culture, customs and heritage of Dubai.
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Price & Options
Pick-up location (specific hotel) cannot be changed 48 hours before tour departure.
Participants who wish to join the tour on the day of their arrival to Dubai should arrive in Dubai at least 4 hours before the tour departure.
Please do not dress with exposed shoulders or knees out of the hotel premises.
When entering the Jumeirah Mosque, there are clothing restrictions. For women, please prepare long pants (or long skirt) covering the whole body, a scarf that covers the hair, with a relaxed body line. Although there is no color designation, things of transparent materials are strictly prohibited. Garments to cover up are available for an additional fee but there is a limit on the number, so be sure to dress accordingly.
Dress code for Men: Avoid clothing that exposes the knees. Sleeveless shirts and shorts are forbidden. Make sure your shoulders are covered and pants are three-quarters length.
It is recommended to use shoes that are easy to take off since they will be asked to remove before entering the mosque.
Large luggage (suitcase and big backpacks) are not allowed on the boat. Please leave it in your hotel or airport in advance.
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 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.
The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
Airport transfers are not available, please proceed to the meeting location at least 15 minutes prior to departure time.
Participants who will join during transit in Dubai will be sent a confirmation e-mail at least 4 days before the tour date. Please print the e-mail and bring on the day of the tour.
Frequently Asked Questions
Any cancellations made between 3 business days (08:30:00 local time) to 2 business days (08:30:00 local time) prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
Any cancellations made within 2 business days of your activity (after 08:30:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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