From museums and mountains to souks and shorelines, Sharjah is a fascinating place to visit.
Sharjah is a capital of heritage and culture, and a land blessed with stunning beaches, desert landscapes, and mountainous terrain. The third largest of the seven emirates, Sharjah is a unique destination for cultural, historical, natural and simply beautiful experiences. Whether you want to explore or relax, be entertained or informed, shop or dine – Sharjah offers countless ways to spend your days and nights. And, whether travelling for business or pleasure, Sharjah has world-class, state-of-the-art facilities and services to meet your needs.
Crowned the Cultural Capital of the Arab World in 1998, the Capital of Islamic Culture in 2014, and the Arab Tourism Capital for 2015, Sharjah attracts tourists from all corners of the world. Highlights include the stunning East Coast, the breath-taking Big Red and Fossil Rock sand dunes, the museums of the Sharjah Heritage Area, and the Eye of the Emirates Ferris wheel in Al Qasba’s entertainment district. As well as being rich in history and culture, Sharjah can promise year-round sunshine, luxury hotels, unspoilt beaches, natural beauty – and a warm welcome from the locals.
For more information about Sharjah, visit the Sharjah Commerce & Tourist Development Authority website Here.