Al Ain, the traditional seat of the Sheikhs, is perhaps the most folkloric of the main cities in the UAE, a corner of the world that encompasses old culture and tradition within the city's daily life till the present day.
It is in this beautiful oasis that you will be able to experience desert life in all its glory. Embrace all the rich culture that this city has to offer by joining our excursion which will take you after 1 or 1 hour 30 minutes drive to the Al Ain National Museum as well as the Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum. [readmore] Learn more about ancient Emirati customs and traditions as you later visit the camel race track and the livestock market. The wealth of culture to be found in this formerly vital desert trading centre includes bazaars that date back to the 18th century, where you can watch the heated bargaining and debates at the camel market.
Following this, we will head to Jebel Hafeet, a great mountain overlooking the incredible beauty of Al Ain city. We will explore the Hot Springs situated at the foot of the mountain, which are abundantly found throughout the region, and from which the water is said to have mysterious, magical healing power. To end the tour, we will have lunch in the city where you will be able to sample local dishes from the region before heading back to Dubai.Read more
Al Ain Museum works on Saturdays, Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 to 19:30, Friday: 15:00 - 19:30. Monday closed
Pick-Up is done in 30-60 minutes before of your tour starts, vehicle waits maximum 5 minutes in order to pick up other guests
Morning tours depart from the the Gray Line terminal on Dubai Internet City metro station. Tours after 12 PM might depart from Dubai Mall.
Pick-Up from the following hotels is charged 15 USD more: Sharjah, Jebel Ali and Ajman
Meals are based on food only basis, any beverages (alcoholic / non alcoholic) will be charged as per consumption and to be paid directly at the spot
Schedules are likely to change during the Holy Month of Ramadan (April 23-May 23)
Price for children is the same as for adults