Bastakia Quarter, Dubai

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To know the actual Dubai, the way it was before modernization and tourism took over, visit Bastakia Quarter.  Established sometime during the end of the 19th century by well-to-do textile and pearl traders from Bastak, Iran, this area is a labyrinth of lanes which are lined with restored merchant’s houses, art galleries, cafés, and boutique hotels. Explore Dubai with a best guide 10 Days in Dubai itinerary 

Dubai’s story of modernization has been almost fairy-tale like over the past few years. If you wish to see what this glittering city looked like in the past just visit Bastakia Quarter during your trip to Dubai. It is open for all and thus there are no tickets for Bastakia Quarter. You can however opt for tour packages which will have separate Bastakia Quarter ticket prices. You can also opt to buy tickets for Bastakia Quarter on our ticket booking portal and combine these Bastakia Quarter tickets with other fancy Dubai activities for a great deal.

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How To reach Bastakia Quarter by Public Transport

  • Al Fahidi Metro station
  • Fahidi Roundabout 2 bus stop

Restaurants Near Bastakia Quarter

  • Basta Art Cafe
  • Bastakiah Nights
  • Arabian Tea Restaurant and Cafe

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Bastakia Quarter, Dubai Reviews - Write a Review

  • Historic neighborhood of Dubai. Nothing extraordinary yet a nice place to visit. A few small museums, galleries and restaurants. Good atmosphere.

  • The old city of Dubai. Nice buildings and great for photo shoot thing

  • Old Dubai neighbourhood, with high walls, narrow streets. You'll be surprised to find art galleries, quest houses and sweetest coffe shops behind the walls.

  • Nice place and they offer free lunch for tourist. Very nice.

  • Good place to visit if Ur new to dubai

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