Bur Dubai Abra Dock, Dubai

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Hop across the creek and enjoy some sightseeing along the way with Bur Dubai Abra Dock, a cross-river taxi service. As you approach the dock, take a moment to appreciate its restored, traditional wooden structures. Head out onto the waters on a traditional wooden boat, snapping photos of the city's skyline on either side of the creek. Once you reach the opposite shore, you'll have plenty to explore among the souks and small shops lining the bank. Plan your Bur Dubai Abra Dock visit and explore what else you can see and do in Dubai using our Dubai trip website .
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  • Abras are typical taxi boats that take people across the other side of the Dubai Creek. They have a long bench-like board in the middle. It is hard to sit and take photos simultaneously, as there is n...  more »
  • Even if you are not going to cross, it is quite interesting to walk along the embankment, to observe the life of the old city. A little further away is the ferry dock to Dubai Marina, you can take a sea walk. Ticket price (one way) 50 dirhams.
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  • Cross from Bur to Deira, to visit the markets, in these boats that show a bit of the cabotage area, the real, of Dubai. It is part of the Dubai Ancient Walk. Almost obligatory.
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