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Best things to do in Bur Dubai

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Shopping Mall
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“The biggest mall in the world. If you go here, you can see the Dubai fountains, and hit the Burj Khalifa. Kill 3 birds in one stone”
173 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Massive fountain with 30-minute displays of water jets reaching 140 m, set to a music & light show.”
27 locals recommend
Establishment
“Another iconic mall. This time themed on the travels of " Ibn Battuta " across the world. This is were you will also find the closest large supermarket from the Marina area. Accessible by public transport and your own car of course.”
34 locals recommend
Park
“Zabeel Park is an urban public park located in the Zabeel district of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. A place where nature and business meets, it is a wonderful place for jogging, has garden walks and where the famous Dubai Frame is also situated.”
13 locals recommend
Store
“Actually there are many different Souk inBur Dubai. You will certainly find your love one. e.g. Gold Souk, Spices Souk, Clothes Souk, Utensil Souk, etc.”
13 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“You will feel nostalgic when you go there.It is old dubai where you can get very good items to shop”
5 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“Amaziiiiiing Food and a great place to hang out with friends, has both loud music seating and food seating tip-book in advance ”
32 locals recommend
Park
“It is the middle of City (Deira Street) and Abra Creek which is a water place then you can easily find a small boat for just AED1 you can now reach to the other side of Creek and find a lot of cheap shopping center and restaurant.”
4 locals recommend
Lodging
“2 min away from the hotel, ideal place for shopping, eating , and many many more ”
10 locals recommend
Establishment
“Once you go to this old city,you will know how was Dubai before and how it has progressed over the years.This place has local shops around it”
11 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Huge shopping and leisure centre, with department stores, plus an ice rink, aquarium and a cinema.”
8 locals recommend
Department Store
“Lots of restaurants, clubs and fine dining, you can have an amazing walk from September through to May.”
12 locals recommend
Sublocality
“Dubai has a thriving and incredibly vibrant arts scene and the city is packed with both contemporary and traditional art galleries and installations. Walk around Downtown and you’ll discover some magnificent public art. ”
12 locals recommend
Premise
“The Dubai Mall, also known as the home of the Dubai shopping festival, is one of the world's largest shopping malls in UAE. Lots of things to do in The Dubai Mall like shopping festivals, hotels, restaurants, entertainment, holidays, events and attractive offers”
13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Authentic Local Experience, experience Emirati Food at it's best at this restaurant located in the old town of Dubai. Some consider this to be the soul of Dubai, the area it's in is also packed with lots of cafes and art galleries. This is a must. ”
2 locals recommend