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Old Kuwaiti Souq Market

Souq almubarakia, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Souq mubarakia

Very nice old souq, we will visit it again definitely. It is a very cheap place to buy from. It has... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2015
Talal G
via mobile
Heritage market

AlMubarakya suke that's the name of one of the oldest markets in the gulf region. It's mixed... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2015
alkhamees
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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  • Average10%
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Souq almubarakia, Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Very nice old souq, we will visit it again definitely. It is a very cheap place to buy from. It has everything you might need......

Thank Talal G
Reviewed 28 April 2015 via mobile

AlMubarakya suke that's the name of one of the oldest markets in the gulf region. It's mixed between old building and new, it's family please, you can find the gold and currency change shops, you can also find the fruit and fish market. It's a...More

4  Thank alkhamees
Reviewed 19 March 2015 via mobile

One of the few places in kuwait where you can walk around on foot and see a traditional kuwaiti market. Pros: walking around, old vintage stores, nice place away from the modern array of malls in kuwait Cons: parking and crowded to get to on...More

4  Thank BaderQ1
Reviewed 19 February 2015

This place contain old open shop, wholesale shops, Vegetables, Carpet and most importantly perfumes and many more. To see the Arabic culture its a very good place. This place is big and to explore you need at least 2 to 4 hours. Mostly on weekend...More

4  Thank SagarDiscovery
Reviewed 8 February 2015

One of the musts while still in Kuwait as you will have the chance to see the traditional bazaar and make bargain one to one with the sellers and get good price for any thing you want.Very good real cultural activity.We highly recommend this place...More

2  Thank junior1907
Reviewed 3 February 2015

Best time to walk around is in November thru March. lots of vendors to choose from. Most items are priced but can still bargain.

Thank DTD14
Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

A great place to get your wander on. Check out one of the nut shops. Delicious! Also good for cheap backpacks and household stuff.

2  Thank gypsysoul81
Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

This place is so interesting, there is so much to see! And buy! It's very safe and we had the most delicious tea and cheese platter at a small stall somewhere in there.

Thank cvantonder_07
Reviewed 24 September 2014

This is an unique heritage place of Kuwait. It is unique in the sense that the whole area is located with variety of shops lined up in lanes & selling all types of grocery items, clothes, gold, etc. It is worth a round just to...More

2  Thank Prasanna1965
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Kuwait is a great place to get gold on the cheap. Every souq has a gold center, and you should definitely check them out. But make sure you get counter-offers from other store before you buy. [I was cheated out of $2000 by a jewer...More

3  Thank suriyajnt
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