Al Fahidi Street Dubai Travel Guide / August 23, 2016
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Al Fahidi Street, located at Bur Dubai, is a bazaar of sorts with various shops selling electronic gadgets, Indian clothing, jewelry, and fancy accessories. Just like in the souks, you can try out your bargaining skills here and get the lowest price. When visiting this shopping venue, be cautious of vendors selling fake items especially fake watches.
- A place to buy electronics in Dubai: Al Fahidi Street is your best stop if you want to buy a new cellphone, laptop, or camera at lower prices. Home appliances, like ovens, refrigerators, and washing machines are also available here. Always ask for a warranty and check the voltage if it matches your preference.
- Night shopping under the neon lights: When the sun sets, Al Fahidi Street transforms into a busy night market complete with neon signs and night shoppers. Linger around until dark to enjoy the dazzling signs that makes you feel like you’re in Las Vegas.
What are on offer
A wide range of electronic goods and home appliances are available at Al Fahidi Street.
Saturday to Thursday 10:00 – 24:00
Friday 16:00 – 24:00
How to get there
Al Fahidi Street is located at Bur Dubai and can be accessed through the abras or water taxi.