Deira is known as a trading hub and one of the oldest districts in Dubai. The district is home to a number of sub-communities, such as Al Ras, Gold Souk, and Al Rigga. The neighborhood is also home to world-famous traditional Arab souks selling gold, spices, and perfumes.
- Deira city center & Al Ghurair Mall are at the heart
- The Omar Ali Bin Haider mosque, Al Rigga Mosque, and Nasser Abdulla Hussain Mosque
- The Westminster School, and Dubai International School
- You can find a large number of medical infirmaries and clinics