Al Ain City Tour explores the largest and most lovely oasis in the United Arab Emirates on a day tour to Al Ain from Dubai, Sharjah, and Ajman. Feel the rich greenery of the “Garden City” and learn more at the Al Ain Palace Museum. Interact with camels and more.
The tour starts from your pickup point in an air-conditioned minivan to the Garden City of Al Ain. Enjoy and relax one hour drive with beautiful landmarks and schenes towards Alain stopping at the Al Ain Palace Museum in the former residence of the UAE President, Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
You will explore artifacts from the Sheikh’s life and Rule at the reception which is open to the public, and then go to the adjacent Al Ain Oasis, known for its underground irrigation system (“falaj”). We will continue towards the rugged mountain of Jebel Hafeet, the second tallest mountain in the United Arab Emirates.
You will visit the Camel Market and interact with the animals at the last camel souk of its kind in the state followed by a lunch break and then visit Al Jahili Fort, the former headquarters of the Oman Trucial Scouts who guarded the mountain passes and maintained inter-tribal harmony.
We will drive back towards Abu Dhabi, take a stop at the public gardens of the Hili Archaeological Park on the way located just 10 kilometers from Al Ain. The site will take you back into the past; the Bronze Age and highlights significant remnants, including the centerpiece Hili Grand Tomb from about 2000 BCE. This will conclude your tour and back to your drop-off points.