Al Seef is one of the most emerging tourist places of Dubai. Meraas, the Dubai based company, has announced that upcoming Marsa Al Seef development project will put a modern aspect on the traditional hub of Dubai with their slogan “ Where the new Dubai meets the old traditions”. This project is set to expand from creek to al Fahidi neighborhood at about 1.8 km. The main purpose of the project is to highlight the heritage of Emirati Culture through an open-air museum, markets, traditional emporiums, art galleries, heritage hotels, guest houses and boutiques, where Emirati handiworks will be available.
This huge project has been benefiting the tourists and residents as well as it is set to develop Dubai’s vivacious tourism industry by completing and rejuvenating the bustling port site along Dubai Creek. The development of the project will nurture sentience about the amazing history of the folks of UAE. Moreover, visitors will get acquainted with the ethnicities of pearl diving, fishing and boat building.
Al Seef is located near to the Al Fahidi Cultural Historical neighborhood. Guests to the destination can amuse with a casual dinner sitting in dhows, unique waterway, or wander the consistent paths and walkways complete with thrilling retail impressions that is attached to Al Seef; to make it a rich, varied and lively place.
Through architecture impressed by the past and the present, tourists embark a journey through time between old customs and elegant modern areas. A treasure trove of dining, leisure, and hospitality are the parts of this creek architecture.
Al Seef is completely pedestrianized and provides a wellbeing transport system that connects to key locations across the city. Two metro stations are located nearby Al Seef that operates between Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel, Raddison Blu Hotel, Hilton Dubai Creek, and many other famous hotels connected to the RTA public transport system through shuttle buses. The creek offers entrance to Al Seef with cruiser bays; water taxicabs and abras that service the terminals.
Al Seef actually revives the heart of Dubai through the active walkway and breathes in the environment by cafes, restaurants, shops, plazas, events with many other historical and cultural activities. It actually attracts the people from far and nearby places to enjoy the creek.
This shopping, feasting, entertainment and visitor destination cover up the 2.5 million square feet area and contains 500 retail outltes and restaurants offering the worldwide cuisine. At the end of the first quarter of the coming year, another part of the destination will be ready for delivery.
Al Seef also played a role in city revolution with the celebration of the rich seafaring legacy through the floating restaurants, markets, private yachts in the marina, links to the Dubai water taxi network. These qualities complement the amiable atmosphere at Al Seef. It resounds throughout the various alleys and walkways which are crammed with attractive shops, cafés, bistros, and an occasions plaza. The range of charming events will take this creek to life.
Visitors, tourists and residents of this creek will also be able to search out the handcrafts articles, fabrics, decorations and many more small assets. The destination will also crowd a collection of fun-filled events for people to relish.