Acquaintance with the homeland of the first ruler of the UAE will begin right in his house. We will explore Al Ain up and down: visit the Zayed Palace, date grove and the famous zoo, as well as admire the picturesque panorama from Mount Jebel Hafeet. Walking shady alleys, interacting with animals and taking thermal baths, you will relax from the bustle of the city and recharge your batteries. Group excursion Duration 11 hours Group size up to 30 people Children Allowed with children How it goes By bus $ 85 per person
What awaits you
Arabian monarch In the groves of date palms lurked a magnificent palace founding father of the UAE - sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. You will see the female and male parts of the house, see an ancient family tree shimmering with amalgam, and hear amazing facts about the former supreme ruler of the country, his achievements in public office and family members who occupied luxurious chambers. Nearby we will discover a picturesque oasis that once belonged to Zaid, where, winding through labyrinths in the shadows of palm trees, we will take a break from the heat and city noise and, if we are lucky, we will watch the collection of dates. Road in the clouds Next, you will find a dizzying ascent along a steep serpentine to the observation deck of the mountain Jebel Hafeet… The road to the highest point in the UAE is one of the 10 most beautiful roads in the world, and you will see for yourself. And, having reached the goal, enjoy the panorama of the city from a height of 1300 meters and you can dine at the presidential hotel "Mercury". At the foot of the mountain lies a green oasis, famous for its hot springs. You will have free time to visit the eucalyptus sauna and thermal baths
Flora and fauna Al-ainu zoo - the largest in the country. Here you can meet many exotic African and Arab animals: Arabian antelope, large-horned maned rams, lemurs, rhinos, hippos, tigers and lions, ride camels, feed giraffes and get acquainted with the local flora. Wild, domestic and even endangered rare species - you will not find such a variety anywhere else!
How the excursion goes
- The tour will be guided by one of our team's guides
- We will pick you up from your hotel in Dubai (except hotels on Palm Jumeirah), Sharjah or Ajman
- Choose modest clothing to visit the zoo
- Bring your swimwear, towel
- For children under the age of 13, bathing in the springs is allowed only when accompanied by a father in accordance with the rules of the Municipality of the Emirate of Al Ain
- Photography is prohibited
The excursion starts at your hotel. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.