Dubai & Abu Dhabi - Bur Dubai (PDF Chapter)

Dubai & Abu Dhabi - Bur Dubai (PDF Chapter)

$4.95 USD

This is the Bur Dubai chapter from Lonely Planet’s Dubai & Abu Dhabi guide-book.

Bur Dubai gives an eye-opening journey into the city’s past, before the modern petrodollar era. Peek into the city’s past on a wander around the restored historic districts of Al Fahidi and Shindagha, passing through the atmospheric Bur Dubai Souq.

  • step into the past among the beautifully restored buildings of Al Fahidi Historic District, filled with shops, galleries, cafes and heritage hotels
  • maps
  • get an entertaining introduction to the city’s turbo evolution at the Dubai Museum, through multimedia exhibits set up inside an historic fort
  • transport
  • discover tasty insights into Dubai’s polyethnic fabric by chowing down with expat workers at Meena Bazaar eateries such as Al Ustad Special Kabab
  • restaurants & bars

Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, Sports & Activities.

Chapter Details
28 pages

You are viewing a City Guide

You are viewing a City Guide

What is a City Guide?

These are our most comprehensive, in-depth city guides, designed for visits lasting from a couple of days up to one week or more. Packed with extensive coverage, reviews, well-kept secrets, hidden gems and much more, they’re invaluable before and during your trip.

  • Information-rich to ensure you get the most from your time away
  • Organised by neighbourhood with detailed listings on everything
  • from top sights and activities to shopping, nightlife and accommodation
  • Includes an A-Z Survival Guide and extensive pre-planning sections
  • Full colour, pull-out detailed city map plus colour maps throughout

Top of Page