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Address: 18B Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number:
+971 50 000 0000
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Al Karama is one of the oldest street malls of Dubai, the market sells all...

Al Karama is one of the oldest street malls of Dubai, the market sells all kinds of gift items, like t shirts and jeans, shoes and ladies handbags. The timing is 10 am to 10:30 pm and on Fridays 3 pm to 10:30 pm. The market used to be closed for lunch time but now it's changed to straight.

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Interesting part of Dubai you can get lost in for hours shopping & eating . A recommended stop on your visit to Dubai to see some of the older part of the city.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Interesting part of Dubai you can get lost in for hours shopping & eating . A recommended stop on your visit to Dubai to see some of the older part of the city.

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Thank RobElder
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

a MUST to visit if you like MASTER copies of luxury goods, they will take you to secret locations to see goods or choose what you want on an iPad

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1 Thank Agneta F
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We called here as we had heard a lot about it. About 10 minutes walk from the ADCD metro. Anything fake you require they have got it , be prepared to be taken to someone's house to see the more expensive fakes. It is a bit overpowering as no one leaves you alone and they all have the best price.... More 

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2 Thank dph1966
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok all you people looking for fake designer handbags, watches, laptop bags etc here's how to to do it. Go to Karama market (not Karama Centre). In the shops they'll show you the normal cheap stuff - not Gucci, Louis Vutton, Armani, Channel etc Ask to go to their secret showroom. They'll try and show you pictures on iPads etc... More 

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4 Thank fred s
Colombo
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149 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If one does not go by previous reviewers who have experienced this place from many years ago, it is well worth visiting. After all nowhere in the world can one buy goods for the price one paid 6 or 7 years ago. It is worth visting, be ready to haggle, you come with surprises.

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Thank Mahinda W
Tarifa, Spain
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our afternoon bartering, took a taxi from nearest metro and started haggling - we bagged a watch and, UGG boots for a tenner

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1 Thank Devonshirebeef
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I used to visit Karama market but it's not what it used to be. The best shop was always Saturn handbags and it has moved to a much better location at Jumeirah. If you email the owner abcd.774@gmail.com he will direct you to the shop easily. The handbags are top quality and there's a wide selection available. I've been coming... More 

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23 Thank Lorraine M
Durban, South Africa
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

karama aint what it used to be. terribly overpriced for clear fake items and they are not prepared to budge on the price. i paid less for a genuine bag from dubai mall on sale than what a shop at karma tried to sell it to me for...the exact same item and it was fake!!!

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4 Thank zaakira07
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4 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

This is my 7:th trip to Dubai, but the first in nine years. Karama is not what it used to be. Used to be a happy place where you could buy fake clothing, bags and watches. Now it just crap and has no visitors. Shops are closing down. Not worth a visit anymore...

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6 Thank Calle K
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

There was absolutely nothing cheap about the items for sale. Bags were ridiculously overpriced and when asked why, they kept saying it's branded... but it's fake branded duh ! I'll pass .

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