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Gold Souk

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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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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was an amazing cultural experience. There are open air markets to buy your scarves, traditional clothes, souvenirs and spices. Local shops and markets are open till 11pm. Local street food at its best. Vegetarian and non-vegetarian Indian food tasted great. You get to see...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Leticia P
Reviewed 4 days ago

its a gold market where u can get very pure gold and jewellery.gold price is same as for world but make in charge u have to bargain.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank viralkumar
Reviewed 5 days ago

We was diamond shopping with a couple that had recently got engaged so thought what better place to head in Dubai than the Gold Souks. We had heard a lot of friends boasting that they had purchased a ring for around £4,000 and when they...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank journeywithuss
Reviewed 5 days ago

The old Gold Souk is worth visiting particularly the way they maintain the shops and with utmost security. One can see a large variety of gold ornaments with total purity on quality.The visit to this place could be done with the help of water taxi...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AK G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lots of lovely jewellery... since my last visit 2 years ago, I now notice a bigger variety of jewellery. You can now find lovely silver pieces and a variety of pearls. The gold pieces are works of art... but most likely often not for the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Trip795473
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Vasu made my 50th birthday wish come true with the perfect pear shaped diamond ring !!! It was an experience from the looking around the vast choice to haggling and purchasing my ring ! An unforgetable holiday and something to remember a fantastic birthday and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is another place where you feel like haunted by the sellers. You can't simply watch at the items without having to refuse different offers coming from the sellers. Better than in the Spice Souk, but still an experience that I don't want to repeat....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank OvidiuR674
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would be very careful here. The traders can be very pushy. One physically grabbed my wife and pulled her into a store. Then he refused to let her leave and blocked the exits, even though my wife was obviously afraid. Be extra vigilant.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Nathan V
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is nice to have a more modern building with individual stores full of gold, but most of the designs are targeted at Indian weddings. If you do some window shopping, you can find some modern designers with a more Western flare if desired. Fair...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AskDrN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walking down the street was actually horrible - so many men pestering you to go to their shops where they are selling fakes. We arrived and left very quickly as it was unbearable. These men did not take no for an answer and were very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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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|
Response from Daniel A | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion, the best time to visit the Souk would be close to sunset. We went in December and it was still warm so I couldn't imagine going in the middle of the day with intense heat. Another reason for going during... More