Souq Qaryat Al Beri
Abu Dhabi is a place that brings a mind-blowing variety of choices. From traditional souks with real Arabic flavor to absolutely international malls, there are all varieties for shopping, dining and having fun. As soon as you enter in the Souk Qaryat Al Beri , it captures your sense. An array of international brands mesmerizes you with an amazing variety of goods. It is a manifestation of what future markets will be; at the same it shows a close connection with the past with magnificent architecture featuring well-arched windows and long corridors. With an unbeatable blend of yesterday and tomorrow, it is one of the most happening places in the town.
Though located in the close proximity of the famous hotel Qaryat al Beri ( it means ‘between the bridges’), this mall has an independent identity. The hotel and the mall are owned by the legendry group Shangri La, the renowned name for excellent quality and innovative designs. Built in the style of a traditional souk, the mall offers a huge array of brand from every nuke and corner of the globe. People visiting Sheikh Zayed Mosque find this mall quite convenient because it is located at a walking distance from the mosque. People enter in the mall and enjoy shopping in the cool surroundings. Get refreshed with Arabic coffee and snacks after a long session of shopping.
The souk is jointly owned by Tourism Development and Investment Company and Al Jaber group, one of the renowned business tycoons of the city. Within 5 years after opening, this market has gained a lot of recognition and praise. It has been built with the intention of offering entertainment and shopping to the visitors. With a distinguished design and eye-catching architecture, the building definitely attracts a large number of tourists worldwide. The two-level architecture gives it a wonderful look and with an unusual blend of Arabic and Venetian styles it becomes a masterpiece in the city.
A few important points
- You will need hardly 5 minutes to reach the mall from the Sheikh Zayed Mosque.
- It is a place where you find brilliant options for dining. A range of French, Italian, and other cuisines are served in the backdrop of beautiful waterfront.
- The timings are 9AM to 9PM or even late sometimes. Timings during Ramadan may vary and you should confirm beforehand.
Spread across 6000 square kilometers, the mall promises an ultimate fun and entertainment to the visitors!