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Old Kuwaiti Souq Market

Souq almubarakia, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Very good place

The souq is a very nice example of traditional market in which is reflects the original environment... read more

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sadiq864
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Muscat, Oman
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Must visit

This is one of the places you must visit if you are in Kuwait. Traditional and historical, lots to... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
AbuHammad
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Salmiya, Kuwait
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Souq almubarakia, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Reviewed today via mobile

The souq is a very nice example of traditional market in which is reflects the original environment For tourists it is always brtter to reach it through taxi It is always better to go during normal week days Their rates are jumping crazily in ramadhan...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

This is one of the places you must visit if you are in Kuwait. Traditional and historical, lots to do for everyone and many places to eat mostly traditional food.

Thank AbuHammad
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Souq Almubarakiya is known as the final destination of shoppers in Kuwait. From wholesale shops to retails shops, from restaurants to small snacks vendors, all you can enjoy here. Though it is spread over a large area, the market looks crowded at night. It is...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Very attractive tourist location. Traditional market. You can find a lot of different and traditional items to buy.

Thank ACB225
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

A small souq quite dirty in places but fully authentic, good for clothing and spices but not realy for tourists.

1  Thank Lynn8038
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

One of the best places for me if I want to enjoy real tour in Kuwait, I just love the place. Thd perfumes, the food, the stores, the history of the place always takes me back to it. Of course you enjoy it more if...More

Thank Nahed A
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

the old big Market with small ones great historical area in Kuwait lovely to shop here garments , foods , accessories and more the best is now in Ramadan

1  Thank bnghanem
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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

perfect place to walk around, have some icecream, look around, you can find anything you want there, perfect fruits and all the teas

Thank yarafaour
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

This is also known as the Iranian Souq or Fruits and Vegetable Souq. There are actually 4 souqs in very near proximity in an older area of Kuwait City. Major parts have had a facelift that includes a new facade and a roof covering. The...More

Thank BJ C
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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Personally this is one of my favourite locations in kuwait as I come here and could spend hours upon hours walking around and having a feel of old kuwait, for shopping this place is recommended although it doesn't have big brands it's more of a...More

1  Thank Fawaz A
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