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Dubai Gold Souk

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Open today: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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What Makes It Special
This traditional market offers hundreds of stores selling primarily gold jewelry but also silver and precious stone jewelry in intricate Arab and Indian designs. Visitors often spend a whole day here!
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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54 Al Khor St | Deira, near Gold Center Building, Dubai 75157, United Arab Emirates
+971 55 223 8206
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I wanted a lapis lazuli ring. After trying to find lapis in a half dozen shops and being told they didn't have any, we tried Palaces Jewellery. They had a ton of loose lapis stones. I picked three I liked and then chose the best...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Christine K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Earlier, this used to be the best place to buy gold. Now all the shopkeepers have one shop here and the same price shop in Meena bazaar, which is less expensive for them and less crowded compared to gold souk. Try Meena bazaar for buying...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AbhishekS3902
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I suppose you really can't see Dubai without visiting the Gold & Diamond Souk... My friend was adamant she would return home with a gold ring. She did just that and believe it or not traded in her old ring and was happy with the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Fiona O
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Dubai Gold Souk is one of the oldest Souq‘ sin Dubai. It’s a cool visit to see how many small shapes they have - a lot of gold, diamonds, National style dresses & shoes. If you go their don’t go alone - better to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Sigrid_Sarv
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Shop after shop of gold, diamonds, bling. We were only window shopping but it’s a great way to spend a couple of hours and fascinating to see all the different styles of gold and jewellery. Right in the heart of old Dubai, close to the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Amaliag381
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Gold souk, located at Deira, has hundreds of shops that sell gold, diamond and precious stone jewellery. You will be shocked to see the sheer amount of jewellery that is on display and sale in the many shops that dot the long alleys in this...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ShruthiUB
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very good price! Great, helpful staff! Mohammed hassan AL redha general trading EST. is a great and honest shop. Service was awesome. We bought a lot from this shop. We bought scarves, camel soap, spices, and lots of chocolate covered dates. Definitely will go back...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 900winniec
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Its one of the must visit places in Dubai for tourists. The entire street is filled with Jewellery stores which sells gold on retail and wholesale prices. Also all the popular brands are available there. The Guinness record Jewellery is an attraction for anyone. The...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Curious825572
Reviewed 6 days ago

Not what I expected. Most shops and jewellers are run by Indians and not Arabs! That was a surprise. All diamonds and gold are fantastic. Many shops, we just went in a f ew as I knew what I wanted. Found it hard to choose...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank janet g
Reviewed 6 days ago

Interesting souk to take a walk...if you have the money you can also buy :)) , but even though, iti is nice to see all that gold and jewelries...

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank stefanprisacariu
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10 February 2019|
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Response from butterflydiva7 | Reviewed this property |
It changes daily. The prices are displayed at the entrance to the souk.
1 February 2019|
Response from alan a | Reviewed this property |
Regard the availability of jewelry product throughout the central street to compare prices and variety---than checkout the side streets for improved prices.
Asha G
7 January 2019|
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Response from flipper0211 | Reviewed this property |
It really depends on your schedule and preference. In my opinion the later evening is ideal if your taking advantage of the boat ride on the creek, sunset view and the lighting it cast on the older structure really makes for... More