Sharjah Tourist Attractions

The city of Sharjah offers that overlooking view of the Persian Gulf. Completing the panoramic scenery are concrete structures of administrative and commercial centers and an array of cultural and traditional sites such as museums, distinctive historical landmarks, recreational areas, and public parks.

Sharjah offers many nearby attractions that tourists would surely love.

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Sharjah: Four-Wheeling in Sahara Sand Dunes

Experience driving a 400 CC four-wheel Terrain Vehicle (ATV) and feel the wind rushing through your hair as you navigate and explore the Sahara sands in Sharjah.

Discover the natural beauty and fine sand desert of the outdoors while getting an intense adrenaline rush while driving over the dunes.

Enjoy the day with this package tour on a well-maintained, high-quality ATV, and let your guide safely demonstrate how to zip up and down flowing dunes.

Glide down the Sahara desert and create memories that will last a lifetime on this 30-minute ride.

Make the most of your visit to the desert by trying the sandboarding sport and sip on complimentary cold sodas and water to quench your thirst.

Sharjah: Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour

Explore Sharjah's lively and exciting city by discovering interesting artifacts and monuments at each corner, showing the city’s perfect harmony between the past and present.

The city provides sightseeing tour buses for tourists and visitors, an exciting way to discover all its beauty and its rich background of cultural heritage.

This unique package tour service facilitates visitors to Sharjah’s stunning tourist attractions in the best possible way.

A day on this hop-on, hop-off double-decker bus tour is worth it as it allows visitors to take in the most enjoyable and memorable experiences in Sharjah.

Most of the emirate’s famous landmarks are included in the list of must-visit sites.

The tour will begin at Al Majaz Waterfront, the newest attraction point in Sharjah, with a wide variety of leisure facilities, including restaurants and cafés.

Also, part of the tour is a visit to recreational areas such as Mini Golf, Splash Park, and indoor and outdoor play areas with a side-trip to the breath-taking view of the multimedia Sharjah Fountain.

This bus tour includes leisure stops in Central Souq I, Palm Tree Oasis, Al Noor Island, Al Majaz Waterfront, Al Majaz Amphitheater, Al Montazah & Flag Island, Al Khan Beach I, Al Khan Beach II, Sharjah Aquarium, Al Qasba, Sahara Center, and Sharjah City Center.

Sharjah: Half-Day Tour in Spanish

Take a half-day tour of Sharjah with your Spanish guide. Explore the city and learn about its background as the third most populated city in the United Arab Emirates and as a center of education in the Middle East.

Sharjah received recognition from UNESCO for the city’s increasing visibility of popular traditions of Arab culture and is dubbed the cultural capital of the Arab world.

Your Spanish-speaking guide will take you to all main attraction sites, including the University, Blue Souk, King Faysal Mosque, and Islamic Museum.

The Blue Souk is where beautifully embellished buildings are linked together by a pair of equally adorned bridges.

Sharjah: Family UTV Tour with Sandboarding

This package tour is specially made for family and friends day-out to the middle of the desert. Explore the hidden places and rocks, and be mesmerized by the captivating sunset view in the desert.

Take a ride in a 4-seater motor vehicle through a desert playground. Fast enough for everyone to be thrilled and safe enough to relax. This buggy roller-coaster ride will leave riders wanting more as it hovers the magnificent bumpy dunes.

Enjoy the landscape in this desert wonderland as it gives a fully insatiable experience for the entire family.

The entire activity will start with riding the buggy motor vehicle and enjoying the driving experience at the best desert playground. Sandboarding is also available for guests to complete the best experience.

Complimentary refreshments are also provided during the activity.

From Dubai: Sharjah City Tour

This package tour will take you to the "Pearl of the Gulf city of Sharjah."

One historical landmark to see during the tour is King Faisal Mosque. It is one of the largest mosques in the Emirates.

Tourists will also get the chance to visit the renovated Fort of Sharjah, the former residence of the ruling family built-in 1820.

Then you'll wander through the adjacent Arab market or souk "Al Arsa."

Before returning to the hotel, guests will be given complimentary time to stroll and shop at souk "Al Markazi" – a treasure trove full of carpets, pieces of jewelry, and handicrafts.

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