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Downtown Dubai History & Architecture Tour

Featuring Dubai Mall, Burj Khalifa, Burg Plaza, Dubai Fountain, Dubai Opera, and Walk of Fame.
Schedule: Daily
Start Time: 1pm
Tour Language: English
Duration: 2 Hours
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Downtown Dubai History & Architecture Tour Highlights

  • Different architectural landmarks within Dubai Mall feat. Aquarium, Dubai Dino and MAD Gallery
  • Souk Al Bahar, Burj Khalifa Arch and Palace Downtown
  • Burj Plaza and Dubai Walk of Fame
  • Dubai Opera

Flavors of Arabia

History, Culture and Food All in One Old Dubai Experience featuring a restaurant hop and major historical sites of Dubai.
Schedule: Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat and Sun
Start Time: 6:30 PM
Tour Language: English
Duration: 3 Hours
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Flavors of Arabia Highlights

  • Spice Souk
  • Abra & Dubai Creek
  • Bastakiya
  • Sample: Taboulleh, Hummus & Falafel, Moutabel, Machboos & more!

Old Dubai

Our signature best-selling Old Dubai Walking Tour featuring original residential communities, forts, boats, souks and pearls bringing you closer to Dubai's rich past and journey into the future.
Schedule: Daily
Start Time: 10am, 1pm and 4pm
Tour Language: English
Duration: 2 Hours
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Old Dubai Highlights

  • Al Fahidi Courtyard Houses in Al Bastakiya
  • Dubai Museum
  • The Ruler’s Court
  • Dubai Old Textile Souk called Mina Bazar
  • Gold Souk
  • Spice Souk
  • Traditional Abra Ride (wooden boat) to ride across the creek
  • Dubai Creek

 

Welcome to Dubai by Foot, offering off-beat, curated Dubai Walking Tours. Each of our tours are crafted with research, experience, and cultural submersion that can only be delivered by our hand-picked local guides.

Let us show you Dubai in a way that will appeal to all your senses and have you leave with a deep understanding of this city's past, its regional command, and its emerging international presence.

Tours We Offer:


Why Choose a Walking Tour with Dubai By Foot?

To Explore the City - To Stay Fit - To Meet New People - To Take Better Photos? All good answers.

At Dubai By Foot, we bring over 15 years of tour guiding experience to the table (or shall we say to the walking tour!). We have done our research and our guides are trained as the city’s best ambassadors, historians, art lovers, and storytellers. Most of all, we love Dubai and we love showing this wonderful city to our guests.

Our passion for this city is contagious and it will leave you energized.

What to expect while on a Dubai By Foot Walking Tour:

  • When you walk with us you get the real scoop. We share history, stories of the past and present, urban legends and fun facts.
  • You see the attractions up-close-and-personal, and really get a feel for the city. We are unique in our style and in the design of our tours. We are also flexible and willing to tailor the walk according to your interests.
  • You get to interact with the real people of Dubai. These people make the city what it is - a melting pot of cultures. We encourage you to ask questions and engage with the shopkeepers, vendors, cooks, and servers. This will allow you to find out their story and how they fit into this amazing culture of tolerance.
  • The devil is in the detail - there are so many small structures, architectural nuances, art installations, design elements, historical significances that only our walking tours can capture. It would be a shame for you to come to Dubai and miss these small wonderful things about our city that might get overshadowed by the mega-structures surrounding us.

We are affordable, 100% personalized and the most extensive in our offering of private tours for schools, educational institutes, universities, corporates etc.

We can also arrange tours in Spanish, German, Chinese or other languages.

In addition to the above, we can also design very specific tours, such as architecture, art, food, business opportunities, and so on as per guest requirements.

Come fall in love with Dubai!

About Dubai

In Dubai, everything is bigger and better. It’s home to the world’s tallest building, the largest mall, the biggest indoor theme park, and the largest Ferris Wheel. The city is constantly evolving under the leadership of the visionary Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

In 2021, Dubai will play host to the World Expo, and there are even more new developments that are expected to launch before that big event.

At the heart of the glitz and glam, however, is a city with a rich cultural heritage. Dubai first made its name as a fishing and pearling village, and as a strategic port on the Persian Gulf. Even with modern developments, the city’s history is still alive in an area where one can savor a cup of traditional coffee, catch a ride on an old-fashioned abra, or shop in the traditional souks.


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