Nothing sparkles with such ancient charm like Old Dubai. With its many souks and marketplaces, both visitors and locals are engrossed in the rich variety on offer. Located only a short walk away from our Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek, a world of experiences and sights await you. Take a walking tour on your own and explore this unique part of the city where old meets new. Its central location also serves as an important business district, with excellent connections to the metro, which makes exploring the Dubai a breeze.
Walk through historyWhile wandering through the streets of Old Dubai, you will be treated to a unique look into the Golden City’s past. Contrary to popular belief, the city is not only modern high-rises and hotels. The Bastakia Quarter or the Al Fahidi Neighborhood was built in the traditional style in the early 20th century to house wealthy merchants. Many of these homes feature wooden doors with intricate carvings and elaborate arches. These homes have been transformed into galleries, small museums, spice stores and more. At the end of your exploration, stop by the Al Fahidi Fort, the oldest building in the city, where you can visit Dubai Museum to indulge in the emirate’ s culture, tradition, history and life in the olden days.
Our hotel is just minutes away from many historic wonders. After a day of exploring Old Dubai, return to tranquility and watch the sun set over the city of gold from the privacy of your own balcony.