Al Ghurair City
Specialises in desert safaris, including desert dinners, dune bashing, sand skiing and camel riding, alongside urban and water adventures.
Specialises in desert safaris but also arranges city tours of Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
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Al Ghurair City information
If seeing all those flowing robes has made you want your own gutra (white headcloth worn by men in the Gulf States), grab yours at this ageing mall. The place to shop for national dress, it offers stylish abeyyas (full-length black robes worn by women) and shaylas (headscarves), quality leather sandals, and dishdashas (men’s shirt-dresses) in shades of ivory, brown and grey.
There's are also some specialty shops selling everything from Arabic jewellery to handwoven rugs and international fashion outlets such as French Connection, Mexx and Guess.