Dubai & Abu Dhabi - Bur Dubai (Chapter)
This is the Bur Dubai chapter from Lonely Planet’s Dubai & Abu Dhabi guidebook.
Bustling Bur Dubai is home to the restored historical quarters of Bastakia and Shindagha, wonderful for late afternoon and evening strolls. Little India, with its textile and sari stores and Indian eateries, can easily absorb a couple of interesting hours.
- stroll through Dubai’s atmospheric Bastakia Quarter old town, popping into the museums, galleries and souvenir shops and enjoying the traditional architecture
- visit Dubai Museum for a speedy and entertaining introduction to the city
- barter for souvenirs at the lively Bur Dubai Souq before exploring the surrounding streets
- restaurants & bars
Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Explore Bur Dubai, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Sleeping, Shopping and Sports & Activities.
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