Visiting Bur Dubai? - A Medley of the Modern and the Archaic.
If you are taking a trip along the Dubai Creek you will find a historic district Bur Al-Dubai on one side of the creek.
This place has several attractions that will make your visit there worth it.
Whether you are in search of excellent tourist attraction, great shopping options or good hotels Bur Dubai will not disappoint you.
The Port Rashid, Dubai Museum, Sheikh Saeed House, Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai International Financial Centre, etc will all show you the rich culture and heritage and the rate of development in Dubai.
The old Bastakia area, the Diving Village and the Heritage Village give you the complete feel of ancient Dubai and you may feel yourself being transported back to history.
You can have a great time with your family at the Creek Side Park, Khor Dubai Wildlife Sanctuary, Wonderland and Splashland or have a feast at the famous Planet Hollywood.
You can choose from a variety of shopping malls and souks to quench your thirst for shopping. The well-developed contemporary malls like the Wafi Shopping Mall, Bur Juman mall and the Al Khaleej Center will offer you with a great shopping experience, as you will find all sorts of commodities available here and also some of the worlds best brands.
Al-Khaleej Center in Bur, Dubai
However, what will probably attract more attention from you is the Dubai Souk with the old Dubai feel and products at an extremely affordable rate. You will find a huge variety of things here priced at cheap rates.
The Karama shopping complex and the various textile and electronic shops on Al Fahidi Street are great options too. In short Dubai Bur can offer you with shopping facilities that you will certainly find good and affordable irrespective of your choice and budget.
If you have indeed been attracted by Bur, Dubai and have decided to visit the place but are worried about the accommodation let that not be a concern. This area has convenient connection to the other parts of Dubai and it strategically located at the centre of the city.
Again the important banks on Khalid Ibn Al Waleed Street are at a stones throw distance from Bur. All these reasons have led to the wide range of hotels situated here. You will find that there are more than 30 hotels here.