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Al Bastakiya Traditional Arab Meal and Historical Experience in Dubai

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Visit the historical neighborhood of Al Fahidi in the old Al Bastakiya. Indulge the authentic taste of the Arabian dishes and discover the traditional culture of the locals over lunch or dinner.

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Price
Lunch Plan (Sunday/Tuesday)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 61.00
USD 61.00
Child (Age 0-11)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 61.00
USD 61.00
Child (Age 0-11)
free
free
Lunch Menu

- Chicken Biryani and Lamb Biryani
A rice dish flavored with saffron, nutmeg, cumin, and spices cooked with chicken or lamb.
- Fish Machbous
Fish mixed in with rice flavored with spices.
- Chicken Salona
Arabian chicken stew cooked with spices and a tomato base.
- Fish Salona
Arabian style fish stew with spices.
- Vegetable Salona
Arabian style vegetable stew with spices.
- Chicken Margooga
Vegetables, chicken, and beans mixed with Arabian bread.
- Vegetable Margooga
Vegetables and beans mixed with Arabian bread.
- Salad
Arabian style salad.
- Lugaimat
A sweet dessert with honey glazed over fried donuts.
- Arabic Coffee
Coffee mixed with cardamon, cinnamon and other spices.
- Arabic Tea
Black tea
- Dried and Fresh Dates
Try a fresh and dried date to taste the difference.

Please note that the menu is subject to change on the day of your tour.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 2 - 2.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Sun, Tue
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Lunch / English-speaking driver
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 12:00-12:30 Pick-up at Select Hotels in Dubai
  • 13:00 Arabian Lunch Experience (90 minutes)
    20140709120050_201454_Program1 Enjoy a traditional Arabian cuisine while having fascinating conversations with the Emirati people about their local culture and customs.
  • 14:30 Activity Ends on Site
Add-ons:
Desert Hotel Transfer Fee (Round Trip) per person + USD 49.00
Desert Hotel Transfer Fee (Round Trip) per person + USD 49.00
Hotels: Bab Al Shams, Al Maha and Ras Al Khaimah
Package detail / Schedule
Dinner Plan (Tuesday)
1 Select a date
2 Select the amount (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 65.00
USD 65.00
Child (Age 0-11)
free
free
Instant Confirmation USD 0.00 USD 0.00
USD 0.00
USD 0.00
Total:
*The price is subject to change depending on the start time or add-on(s) you choose.
Adult (Age 12 & over)
USD 65.00
USD 65.00
Child (Age 0-11)
free
free
Dinner Menu

- Chicken Biryani and Lamb Biryani
A rice dish flavored with saffron, nutmeg, cumin, and spices cooked with chicken or lamb.
- Fish Machbous
Fish mixed in with rice flavored with spices.
- Chicken Salona
Arabian chicken stew cooked with spices and a tomato base.
- Fish Salona
Arabian style fish stew with spices.
- Vegetable Salona
Arabian style vegetable stew with spices.
- Chicken Margooga
Vegetables, chicken, and beans mixed with Arabian bread.
- Vegetable Margooga
Vegetables and beans mixed with Arabian bread.
- Harees
Meat (lamb or beef) cooked in with flour porridge.
- Lamb Fareed
Lamb and vegetable mixed with thin Arabian bread.
- Salad
Arabian style salad.
- Lugaimat
A sweet dessert with honey glazed over fried donuts.
- Arabic Coffee
Coffee mixed with cardamon, cinnamon and other spices.
- Arabic Tea
Black tea
- Dried and Fresh Dates
Try a fresh and dried date to taste the difference.

Please note that the menu is subject to change on the day of your tour.
  • Duration (incl. transportation): 2 - 2.5 hour(s)
  • Available: Tue
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Dinner / English-speaking driver
  • Schedule
  •  
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  •  
  • Check-out
    Time & Location
  •  

  • 18:00-18:30 Pick-up at Select Hotels in Dubai
  • 19:00 Arabian Dinner Experience (90 minutes)
    20140709120050_201454_Program3 Enjoy a traditional Arabian cuisine while having fascinating conversations with the Emirati people about their local culture and customs.
  • 20:30 Activity Ends on Site
Add-ons:
Desert Hotel Transfer Fee (Round Trip) per person + USD 49.00
Desert Hotel Transfer Fee (Round Trip) per person + USD 49.00
Hotels: Bab Al Shams, Al Maha and Ras Al Khaimah
Package detail / Schedule
Notes
Restriction(s)
  • All Packages
    • Pick-up location (specific hotel) cannot be changed 48 hours before tour departure.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
  • All Packages
    • Please wear clothing that covers the shoulder and knee upon going out of the hotel premises.
Requirement(s) - Others
  • All Packages
    • Large luggage (suitcase and big backpacks) are not allowed on the boat. Please leave it in your hotel or airport in advance.
Additional Note(s)
  • All Packages
    • Day to day menu is subject to change.
    • Activity is not operating during Ramadan.
    • This tour may have participants of mixed nationalities, guests may be guided in multiple languages other than English.
    • If pick-up time changes on the day of your tour due to traffic and other instances, you will be getting a call on your provided cellphone number or the hotel you are staying at.
      Please understand that pick-up times may be 20 minutes earlier or later due to the traffic during rush hour.
    • Please be on time. If you are more than 15 minutes late for your pick-up or the ship boarding time, the tour will operate without waiting.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 19:00 local time, 5 business days to 19:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 19:00 local time, 4 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
From USD 61.00
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Taxes & fees included

1% Reward Points
Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 2 - 2.5 hour(s)
Availability Sun, Tue
Meal Lunch, Dinner
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