Places To Visit In UAE
The United Arab Emirates is a beautiful country comprising of seven emirates and bordering one of the largest desserts in the world. Every year it attracts millions of tourists who come to see some of the most beautiful man-made creations in the world. Most tourists visit Dubai and Abu Dhabi, but even the other emirates have interesting places you should visit.
You can visit places on your own or you can simply join a big bus tour where you may also have the added benefit of having a knowledgeable tourist guide.
This is found in the emirate Fujairah. It is the oldest mosque in the UAE. It has been declared an archaeological site. It is a very modest mosque of moderate dimensions. It is estimated to belong to the 15th century and is constructed using mud and stone.
Sharjah Arts Museum
This museum houses a collection of paintings by contemporary Arabic artists and art works of some European painters. It is located in the emirate Sharjah.
Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilisation
This museum is more recent origin. It has a large collection of historic artifacts and discoveries contributions made by Islamic scholars to fields such as geography, architecture, medicine, engineering etc. It also has galleries that introduce all visitors to the basic principles of Islam and facts about mosques around the world. It also has artifacts that belong to various Islamic civilizations of the past.
Jebel Hafeet is an interesting drive through the vast desert expanse in Abu Dhabi. It lets you enjoy panoramic views of the desert and also enjoy its wildlife.
Tour the Hatta Mountains
A Hatta mountain tour is great for people who like adventure. These tours comprise of several components and they will depend on the tour company you choose. Usually these include dune bashing and a ride to Hatta which is found on the Hajar Mountains. You might also enjoy a swim in a mineral pool. This is a must-visit for people who visit Dubai.
Deserts and beaches
Everyone in UAE has access to a beach and desert. These places have been highly developed especially to attract tourists, so do not miss out these places. These are places where you are sure to come across numerous gift items and souvenirs to take back home. You will be able to taste delicious Arabian meals, especially if you go on a desert tour.
Apart from these you will also find numerous amusement parks and malls that will give you entertainment of a different type. So don’t forget to visit these after all your sightseeing.