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Camel Souk

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Al-Ain behind Bawadi Mall | Direction of Meyzad, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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“bawadi mall”(13 reviews)
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Al-Ain behind Bawadi Mall | Direction of Meyzad, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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"goat"
in 8 reviews
"bawadi mall"
in 13 reviews
"for sale"
in 7 reviews
"take pictures"
in 8 reviews
"dress conservatively"
in 2 reviews
"fascinating place to visit"
in 2 reviews
"small fee"
in 2 reviews
"petting zoo"
in 3 reviews
"unique experience"
in 3 reviews
"walk around"
in 4 reviews
"local culture"
in 2 reviews
"abu dhabi"
in 3 reviews
"livestock"
in 15 reviews
"pens"
in 18 reviews
"traders"
in 12 reviews
"trading"
in 14 reviews
"sheep"
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

For those who do not know much about camels, this is the best place to take your kids to learn about this kind of mammals. The best part is the sound the camels make.

Thank Najd B
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

This trip shows you history of both modern and old Dubai, Camel hobbyists to farmers display their camels there for sale for people to buy. Tourists can tour, take pictures of the wonderful animals if you are lucky you may even get to pet a...More

Thank Feroze A
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

You gonna be astonished from that amount of camels and other animals With the huge distance of the market it self You will have a good idea about the camels over there through a nice explanation

Thank mohmedelkhashaby
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Had a nice ride through the desert from Abu Dhabi to the Al Ain camel souk. Arrived around 11:00 am and seemed like most tourists may have already left for the day. Admission is free. and there seems to be plenty of parking on dirt...More

Thank georgevE5533BX
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

It's good animal markets but only to see have to empty your pocket almost 10 dollars. And the seller's running towards you like they will do some thing feel unsafe as well.

Thank d J
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

A real camel market; lots of activity, a lot of noise and especially a lot of camels. Wouldn’t have wanted to miss this. There is a bit of hassling; baby camel photos for money etc, but nothing that a normal ‘no thanks’ doesn’t cure. Most...More

Thank Reinsan
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

The place has nothing special, just camels and other life stock for sale. Plus bunch of people from Pakistan will pretend to help you by taking a picture and then insistently ask from cash.

1  Thank Hitartur
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Just visited camel market today as part of the Al Ain day-tour. At the entrance we were asked 20 dirhams per person as an entrance fee. Even the guide was surprised, as it has always been free. As we had prepaid tour, it was covered...More

1  Thank Maili J
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

The camel souk can be an interesting place to visit and no doubt one will see a lot of camels there. I lived in Al Ain for over 4 years and enjoyed driving through the souk, but always hated taking pictures. If you get out...More

1  Thank GeoffreyC738
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

This place provides a totally different experience. It gives a glimpse of village life in UAE. Market has other livestocks like cows, goats, Birds, other pets and plants.

1  Thank Roshan T
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