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Step back in time and enjoy the atmosphere of Al Fahidi Historic District, one of the oldest traditional Emirati neighbourhoods in Bur Dubai. Join our experienced tour guides for a walk through the unique narrow sikkas and beautiful wind towers that adorn the original residences along the Dubai Creek.

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Heritage Tour (90 minutes) AED 65 per person

The tour includes a walk through the Al Bastakiya neighborhood of the Al Fahidi Historic District and a visit to the Diwan Mosque. Guests then return to the SMCCU house for a cultural discovery Q&A session and will be treated to Arabic tea, coffee and dates. Tours are held every Saturday 9am - 10:30am & every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday from 10:30am - 12:00pm.

Creekside Tour (150 minutes) AED 275 per person, 10 person minimum

(Seasonal, available November 1st - March 31st)

This tour includes a walk through the Al Bastakiya neighborhood of the Al Fahidi Historic District and a visit to the Diwan Mosque and Textile Souq. Guests then board an abra boat, and journey across Dubai Creek to Deira to visit the Gold Souk and Spice Souk. Guests then return to the SMCCU house for a cultural discovery Q&A session and will be treated to Arabic tea, coffee and dates. This tour is by special request only.

Advance booking is required for all three tours.

You can visit or Calendar of Events for a full schedule of your activities.

For schedules and more information, please contact us directly.