The Bastakiya area that fringes the shores of Dubai’s famous creek offers an authentic vision into how the city looked generations ago.
Shady alleyways, traditional wind-towers, cooling courtyards and sandy paths meander through the area leading to cultural centres, art galleries, cafés and traditional craft stores. Simply a Dubai essential

  • Old Dubai
  • Local art galleries
  • Sheikh Mohammed Center for Cultural Understanding
  • Traditional cafes and crafts