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Dubai Creek

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 52 308 7786
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Historic Old Dubai and Dubai Souks 2 Hour Walking Tour
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Drive along Dubai Creek, the lifeline and pulse of the city, which separates the city from Deira to the north and Bur Dubai to the south.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dhow cruise” (279 reviews)
“gold souk” (305 reviews)
“boat ride” (228 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
The Creek
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"boat ride"
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"both sides"
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"small boat"
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"heritage village"
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"abras"
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Reviewed today via mobile

Splitting Old Dubai into Deira and Bur Dubai, the Creek can be crossed by sitting on motorised boats called abbras for the price of Dh1 only , a price which has not changed for twenty five years, truly!!! A ride is a must for tourists,...More

Thank Sanjay D
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Reviewed today

Went for coffee and crazy golf at the Dubai Creek Golf club. Whilst having coffee sea planes land on the creek, it's pretty surreal! The planes are giving tours in case you are wondering what they are doing there! It's expensive but to sit with...More

Thank golfingbirdie2015
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Reviewed today via mobile

We took a boat ride down the river and then crossed over to old Dubai. Carefully negotiate the cost of a ride if you plan to do more than just cross. There is a lot of construction here for the 2020 expo. One side of...More

Thank Takarehi
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The creek divided the city into two main sections – Deira and Bur Dubai. Its one of the best place to enjoy evening walks ,spend time with your friends . The sunset view is quiet fascinating ..... one can take small boat to creek which...More

Thank Shailly0216
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Small boat owned by skipper. Went up Dubai Creek and saw all the big buildings and Iranian boats with cargo.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Dubai creek is one of the best place to njoy with spend a single penny.. atmosphere is really gud.. espcly in the eveing.. this area is really gud for joging too..

Thank Jithesh P
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Reviewed 2 days ago

a dinner cruise is definitely relaxing and will give you a different view of dubai that you would love to experience if your traveling through dubai.

Thank Kulith_Tharuka
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stayed at the Sheraton Dubai Creek. Beautiful view of the Creek from my room. See the boats carrying people from one side to the other as well as the many Dhows that are hired for parties in the evening.

Thank MaccaLFC08
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went on the Dinner and Boat Cruise trin in thé Dubai Creek and was highly entertained. First, we were all seated around gaily decorated tables. The seating arrangements were thoughtfully made in a way to balance the boat. Then there was soothing Arabia music before...More

Thank Priye I
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The cheapest way to see the Dubai Creek is to ride the Abra, which are wooden boats used by the tourists and residents to cross the creek back and forth from Deira to Bur Dubai. We only paid a dirham each one way to cross...More

Thank genicanfly
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Nearby
The Creek
The smell of frankincense hangs thick and heavy in the
air, waves lap gently at jetties, and market traders
call to passing tourists. The creek, originally the
place where pearl boats docked and left on missions to
uncover jewels from the deep, is where the city really
began. The Al Fahidi District on the Creekside is one
of the oldest heritage sites in Dubai, easily
recognizable with its iconic wind towers, the original
...More
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Ann-Maree C
9 April 2018|
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Response from Katou A | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely you can walk from there and if you are thinking about a nice food place definitely go to Arabian Tea House it's amazing!
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Mr_Ice_Ali
27 March 2018|
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Response from panarama222 | Reviewed this property |
The Big Bus Tour is a great way to get around if you don't have a lot of time and don't want to deal with numerous taxis. If you just want a creek side drop off point use the spice market, you can pick up a host right... More
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jagritikapoor
21 March 2018|
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