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Shark Walker Experience at Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo
"The experience will start when you enter the Dubai Aquarium which is situated in the Dubai Mall. You will then enter the backstage area of the attraction and will be given a safety briefing by a knowledgeable instructor who will take you through the v this would help you sink to the bottom of the cage. You will be led to the Perspex cage with the instructor with you. Once you are in the water your helmets will be lowered into position and then the cage will submerge. As you descend all the wonders of the aquarium came into view manta rays as big as blankets glided past the cage effortlessly fish of all shapes and sizes comes up to you for a closer look and sharks circled the cage. The helmets you had on will magnify everything you see. An amazing experience that is also safe for swimmers and non-swimmers alike.""""Forget dive experience
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"Underwater Zoo
"Underwater Zoo Dubai Aquarium and Ice Rink Guided Day Tour""The 10 million liter Dubai Aquarium tank located on the ground level of the Dubai Mall is one of the largest suspended aquariums in the world. It is home to thousands of aquatic animals including 400 sharks and rays. It also boasts the largest collection of sand tiger sharks in the world.The Guinness World Record-winning acrylic panel in front of the aquarium tank provides free viewing to the public from all 3 levels of the Duba which will give you unique views of the tank from beneath your feet. If you want to experience a dip in the tank you can opt for a cage snorkeling experience. (Note that optional activities incur additional charges.)If you’re feeling adventurous
From $140.00
 
Dubai Panoramic Sightseeing Tour with Private Guide Option
"The metropolitan city of the Emirates is extending its growth in rapid pace to make it on the peak of the elite tourism destinations of the world. Being the most popular and wealthiest with attractions among other emirates Dubai has plenty to offer to it The Bur Al Arab Dubai creek Jumeirah beach Dubai museum are some among the attraction during the tour. The Enlgish speaking guide in the bus will be engaged in educating you the most interesting facts about Dubai."""Tailor made itinerary from the reviews of the tourists who attended the tours earlier making this stand out from any other tour of Dubai offered. A 5 hours tour with your experienced guide including visits to some of the spectacular sights to cover is mak
From $43.00

Old Souqs (Markets)

Although most people head to Dubai to shop in the modern malls, make sure you take the time to explore some of the souqs (markets) in the older parts of town. On the Deira side of the Creek we visited...
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sue_stone
Jan 07, 2008

Shopping in the souks

Dubai has a number of traditional souks, each one specialising in certain products.For example, there are souks dedicated to the sale of gold, spices, perfume, fruit and vegetables, fish, electronics...
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SWFC_Fan
Dec 13, 2003

Dubai Highlights

I have been to Dubai more than 10 times and this is a list of the best things the city has to offer (only my opinion) and in no order: Dubai Museum, Majlis Gallery, Basta Art Cafe, Dubai Souq,...
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JohnniOmani
May 10, 2006

Souks

Souks - most of the souks are near the Gold Souk Bus Station. We visited the gold souk, perfume souk and spice souk. The souks are open air so very very hot during the day. Many shops close for a long...
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IreneMcKay
Nov 18, 2016

Stroll through a traditional souk

The souk is where locals do their shopping. You can buy anything from a tee-shirt to superfine persian carpet made of silk. At the souk called Al Kabeer I bought: a pashmina, a pair of "aladdin"...
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Quero
Nov 15, 2004

Souks, Abbra's, Desert day trips.

The Souks are fab, very fun, you have to be in the mood to bargain. Politness will get you everywhere, don't be obnoxiouse, and don't admit your a tourist always say you live here, so you don't get...
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wacked
Jul 03, 2003

Fish Souq, Fruit and Veg Souq

These souqs are right next to the Gold Souq Bus Station. Not too far (at least in winter) from Al Ras Metro Station. They are quite colourful and interesting and offer good photographic opportunities....
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IreneMcKay
Jun 23, 2012

Cloths Souk

The poorest souk in Dubai is the cloths area - it's easy to understand, that, with so many malls and brands around, things are not favorable to traditional commerce in this area. Maybe for locals,...
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solopes
Apr 26, 2016

Traditional Souqs (=Markets)

It's worth coming here only if you know how to bargain and if you have pacience about guys asking you to check their stores.It's an amazing place for pictures, for movement and for cheap...
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Shibiru
Mar 02, 2009

Souqs, Dubai, UAE

"Souk" is the Arabic word for a place where any kind of goods can be sold or exchanged. As you are in Dubai, there are many souqs you can visit depending on your taste and shopping needs ... I can...
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TrendsetterME
Jul 20, 2013

The Souks

Deira is the most atmospheric side of the city with a distinctive Middle Eastern flavour. This is best exemplified in the area's souks, the traditional markets of Arabia. You can see why Dubai has...
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xiquinho
Dec 29, 2007

The new souq

Lot's of bars, restaurants and craft shops... Newly made in traditional style.Instead of paying 50 dhs for a boat ride, maybe it's better to do the real thing and pay 1 dhs to cross the Dubai Creek? ...
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woef
Dec 30, 2007
 
 
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Things to Do Near Dubai

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Sheikh Saeed Al Maktoum House

Built in 1896, made into a museum in 1986, the Sheikh Saeed Al-Maktoum House is the home of the former ruler of Dubai who died in 1958. Relatively modest considering its heritage, the museum contains...
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Dubai Museum

Dubai Museum cum Al Fahidi Fort is situated at Bur Dubai south of Dubai Creek just within a stone's throw from the Ruler's Court in the heart of Dubai. It is a very popular tourist attraction and is...
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Al Fahidi Fort - Dubai Museum

FINAL part of my Tips on the Dubai Museum, with more pictures. which is located at the underground of the Al Fahidi Fort. After Spending a few minutes seing the artifacts, Dhow Boats, Abra Boats and...
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Sheikh Mohammad Centre

Islam is the official religion of the United Arab Emirates. In an effort to bring down the barriers between different nationalities and to help visitors and residents understand the customs and...
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Spice Souq

The Gold Souk, Perfume Souk and the Spice Souks are part of the Huge Old Dubai Souk in Deira Area and if you on a shopping tour or just doing a walking tour around the Area, then you can also visit...
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Spice Souq

We visited the spice souks on our city tour and as we hopped off the abra we could instantly smell the aromas. Every mentionable spice was found here - too bad Australia does not let us bring any...
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