The Carpet Oasis is one of the most attractive events held during the time of the Dubai Shopping Festival. It is back again this year and will only last till the 28th of February 2010. With the number of artistic weavers dropping by 50% in Iran, the prices of these carpets have almost tripled. Check out the rarest carpets this festival on your Dubai shopping tour. An exhibition of carpets exclusively made for the DSF have also been arranged at the West Hall of the Dubai Airport Expo as a preview to the larger event.
The carpets found out here will not only have intricate and eye catchy designs and colours, but it will also be made of those materials that are of superior quality. Carpets made of gold and silk will also be displayed at the Carpet Oasis.
An age old Persian carpet has also been unraveled by the Heritage Carpet in Dubai. This carpet was once owned by the Persian King Nasser-Al-Din Shah of the Qajar dynasty for his royal palace. The dimensions of this royal carpet are 7.5 m x 5.5 m. And this magic carpet will only be sold for more than Dh 12 million or $3.2 million.
Our Dubai tour company One World Travels promises tourists that the Carpet Oasis will surely be a culture enriched event for everyone. This time, you will behold the making of traditional carpets as well as realize its significance in Arabic culture and homes on your Dubai tour.