Dubai Gold Souk, Dubai

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Feast your eyes at Dubai Gold Souk, a traditional covered market selling eye-catching jewelry and ornamental trinkets. Browse over 300 separate stores, including brand names and smaller, independent jewelers, and let the attentive staff help you select a special item to take home. The market is said to contain ten tons of gold at any given moment--you'll believe that estimate upon stepping inside. Even if you have no intention of picking out a piece yourself, the souk offers a visual spectacle worth seeing. Make Dubai Gold Souk part of your personalized Dubai itinerary using our Dubai tour builder app.
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  • I know it as dubai city of gold not dubai gold souk but either ways, it's a nice place to window shop especially at night!  more »
  • Like the nearby Spice Souq, the Gold Souq is a chaotic marketplace where you can expect to be called out by many a hawker. The covered avenues do feel wider and more open here, and there are a...  more »
  • Do you like 21k and 22k gold? Then this is your place! Very nice souk to walk around and shop, or just walk around. Most of the souk is shaded so it’s perfect if you are visiting during the summer. We did and it was hot but the shade helped a lot. Beware, merchants will not leave you alone trying to sell you something so be patient and send them away with a nice “no thank you”.
  • An amazing place to look around and window shop. Lots to see. Gold diamonds and other precious metals and stones. Lots of chaps asking you about watches & hand bags but beware they maybe copies. Also lots of street sellers of drinks & nuts best make sure you have some water with you

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