Dubai is a confluence of cultures from all over the world. With a high expat population and millions of visitors, Dubai culture is a bouquet of the best standards and the most exclusive traits from across the region.
The Sheikh Mohammed Centre
To understand the soul of Dubai, understand the brand of Islamic culture that nurtured this amazing city. Mosque tours and cultural breakfasts are just two of many interesting cultural programs you can participate in.
Timing: 9am to 5pm Sunday to Thursday, 9am to 1pm Saturday (Friday Closed)
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Dubai Creek is one of the natural water bodies around the city and was a hub in Dubai’s old maritime days. Enjoy this part of Dubai where the desert city merges with its oceanic boundaries, an indispensable part of any cultural tours in Dubai.
There are myriad choices for food in Dubai and Ravi’s is a place famous for delectable naans and authentic Pakistani cuisine. An institution in the food map of the city, it is a must visit for food lovers.
Timing: 5am to 3am Everyday
Frying Pan Food Adventures
Serving the cuisines of Old Dubai to you, the Frying Pan Food Adventures are tours that will delight any food lover. Indulge in gastronomic adventures while discovering precious parts of Dubai that are hidden by the modern glamour.
Culture in Dubai is an experience that expands with every new institution and the swanky and luxurious Dubai Opera showcases a beautiful design along with a cutting edge flexible interior layout. This venue for performance art in Duba is one of the best opera venues in the world.
Timing: 7am to 6pm All Days Except Friday
The Madinat Jumeirah houses 40 restaurants and bars that serve exquisite cuisines along with the highest standards of service that the top Dubai establishments are known for.
Dubai Shopping Festival
One of the biggest shopping festivals in the world, the Dubai Shopping Festival has redefined retail and the art of purchasing. For a city that is driven by commerce and trade, the shopping festival is the event that first put Dubai on the world’s cultural map.
26th December 2016 to 28th January 2017
Dubai’s culture and cuisines are an amalgamation of the finest the region has to offer, and a global influence. Combined with great hospitality, Dubai is an unforgettable experience.