Dubai Gold Souk is an old-fashioned souk located in the heart of Dubai. The Souk is located in Dubai’s commercial business district in Deira. Gold Souk was formed at the time when Indian and Iranian dealers started to arrange stalls there in the 1940s. Now this old market is one of the most famous and biggest gold market in the world. According to the survey, almost 10 tons of gold is always present in souk at any time.
It is one the biggest and busiest gold market in the world with hundreds of retailers in it. Jewelry made of gold, diamond, silver and other precious materials or unique pieces of metals are easily accessible.
The Dubai Gold Souk is a fascinating place, where everyone should visit, even those people should visit too who have no intention of making a purchase. This glittering expanse, Dubai Gold Souk is symbolic of the lavishness of Dubai, UAE. This worth watching place is just five minutes walking distance from the old souk marine station, surrounded by Dubai vegetable and fish market. The easiest way to go to the market is through a submerged Shindagha Tunnel, through the driverless Dubai Metro with the nearest station of Al Ras, or by water taxi from the creek in Bur Dubai. One of our guest houses, Ahmedia heritage guest house is located almost at 8 minutes walking distance from the Dubai Gold Souk, so guests can relax and enjoy delicious food and snacks after having tired of visit of gold souk.
There are more than 300 shops at the Gold Souk where an exclusive jewelry collection of Platinum, Diamonds, and Silver is available. The prices at Dubai Gold Souk are very reasonable. The variation in gold prices, types and workmanship of gold are main elements that fix the final rate of jewelry. You should be sure about hard haggling at Gold Souk when you think of the shop, as there is a most attractive range and selection of products which are available. It structures an impressive and magnificent collection of 18, 21, 22 and 24 carats gold in different shapes such as earrings, rings, necklaces, bangles, bracelets, and pendants. The Gold Souk also presents a diverse collection of products in different colors such as silver, pink and purple. The craftsmanship of items is both perfect and inspiring. Dubai Gold Souk gives the outstanding ambience at night when the superb and sparkling view of the dazzling gold collection appears from windows.
A traditional touch can be visible in the atmosphere and craftsmanship at Dubai gold souk. However, the renewed and modernized is to be on par with global standards. The Souk recalls the old Arab world through iconic wooden arches and thin lanes, as these are the features of the architecture of the Arab region. It’s worth you to visit here, even if you do not want to purchase anything.