Bastakiya Area

Interesting
In order to cool down their homes, the Gulf countries equipped themselves with wind towers, predecessors of modern air conditioning. Those in the old town of Bastikaya are superb. It is also worth visiting Al-Fahidi Fort, by turns prison and palace, and now the Dubai Museum.

Useful information

Address : 

Al-Musallah Rd

Nearby tourist attractions

Palm Islands
Palm Islands
Three man-made archipelagos designed to
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Dubai Museum
Dubai Museum
Built around 1790 as a protection
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Sheik Saïd Al Maktoum's House
Sheik Saïd Al Maktoum's House
Sheikh Saïd Al-Maktoum, who governed
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Bur Dubai
Bur Dubai
The former artisans quarter grew up
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Burj Al Arab
Burj Al Arab
It is not a religious or historical
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Jumeirah Mosque
Jumeirah Mosque
Emblematic of contemporary Islamic
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Bur Dubai
Bur Dubai
The former artisans quarter grew up
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Burj Al Arab
Burj Al Arab
It is not a religious or historical
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Jumeirah Mosque
Jumeirah Mosque
Emblematic of contemporary Islamic
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See all