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About Sharjah


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Sharjah Tourism Info:     http://www.sharjahtourism.ae/  

 
Qanat Al Qasba - Sharjah

Al Qasba is manmade canal linking Khaled and Mamzar Lagoons together. It has evolved as a perfect community location for residents and tourists, featuring:

- a 300-seat theatre 
- 60m-high rotating cabins (Eye of the Emirates)
- unique architectural taste 
- a number of multi-national restaurants and outlets serving Arabic, Persian, Italian, Moroccan and Portuguese cuisines.

It has grown to be a focal point of culture-based entertainment in Sharjah, inviting the world to experience the Arab heritage at its finest. 

 
Sharjah Desert Park

Opened in 1995, Sharjah Desert Park gained immediate popularity because of its unique way in exhibiting local habitats, plant and animal life, geology and marine life.

It includes the Natural History museum, the Children's farm, the Arabian Wildlife Centre and an off-limits Breeding Centre for Endangered Arabian Animals.

 
Sharjah Golf and Shooting Club

Located in the suburbs (next to the University City), this place is an easy-to-reach getaway for those who want to escape the city life and work out.

It provides first class facilities for Golf, Clay Pigeon, rifle, and Pistol shooting. It is also complimented by the S​ensi restaurant, a fully equipped gymnasium, hairdresser, pool, tennis courts, and basketball court 

 

The Heritage and Arts Area

On the opposite side of Burj Avenue is the Heritage area, devoted to local markets, meeting places and small museums.

The Arts area is within walking distance, consisting of five architecturally acclaimed heritage buildings and a mosque dating back to the end of the eighteenth century.

Here you will find Sharjah Art Museum, Sharjah Art Centre, Sharjah Art Galleries, Emirates Fine Arts Society, and the Very Special Art Centre

 

The University City

A beautiful educational complex lies in the southern district of the city. It consists of four universities:

- the University of Sharjah (women / men)
- the American University of Sharjah
- the Higher Colleges of Technologies (women / men), and
- Sharjah College for Police Sciences

It also features the glamorous University City hall (which is mainly used for commencement ceremonies and conferences), and Sharjah Public Library (which is the biggest library in Sharjah

 

Useful Sites

 

Malls in SHARJAH

 
Sahara Center   is one of Sharjah’s Landmarks and the UAE’s complete family shopping and entertainment destination. Sahara boosts a unique and highly attractive mix of Anchor Tenants renowned International Brands and finest regional stores and kiosks

 
The Central Market (Blue Souq) is the biggest of Sharjah markets, built according to Islamic design. Its location on the famous Khaled Lagoon enhances its beauty and magnificence.
The market comprises of two wings connected with tunnels - like overhead bridges. One wing is designated for all kinds of goods, gifts, and electronics, while the other is designated for a series of gold, gems, and jewelry shops

 
Mega Mall – The Emirates' premiere shopping and leisure destination awaits you! Whether it is shopping for hi-fashion brands, a ride on the roller coaster or lunch with family and friends, Mega Mall has something for everyone to enjoy time and again.