Introduction

Stretching from the Arabian Gulf to the Gulf of Oman, Sharjah is the third largest of the seven Emirates which form the United Arab Emirates. Rich in history and culture; a land with a wealth of values, warm and friendly people, all year-round sunshine and distinctive blend of glorious past and bright present, the emirate is an attractive and safe destination offering the right ingredients for leisure and business alike. Discover this incredible Emirate of Sharjah in just 5 Days with this astonishing package offered by Auras Tours.

Tour Itinerary

Day 01 | Arrival

Arrival to the Airport, meet and assist upon arrival and transfer to your hotel in Sharjah.

Hotel check-in time 14:00 hours.


Day 02 | Half day walking tour to discover Heart of Sharjah

Duration of tour: 2 hours

Heart of Sharjah is the largest historical preservation and restoration project in the region, it seeks to revitalize the heritage district as a vibrant cultural destination by unraveling a glorious past – restoring historical buildings, constructing new structures following traditional Sharjah architecture and transforming them into hotels, restaurants, cafes, art galleries and markets, where the current generations and the future generations can experience Sharjah’s cultural and social fabric.

Tour Highlights:

Sharjah Aquarium– Explore the fascinating hidden world of the deep sea with its amazing creatures. Enjoy a close-up look at the local fishes and learn about Sharjah’s historic coasts and ports.

Sharjah Maritime Museum– Here, you can enjoy Sharjah’s most interesting marine stories and explore the Emirate’s rich marine heritage which was collected and documented by Sharjah inhabitants; the sea played a significant role in their lives.

Al Mahatta Museum– It is the first airport in the UAE, built in 1932 and then turned into a museum highlighting the history of flight in the UAE and the region. It is a prominent place due to its unique collectibles that show man’s first attempts to fly, to landing on the moon.

Tour Inclusions:

Sharjah Al Hisn Museum, Bait Al Naboodah Museum, Al Eslah School Museum, Sharjah Heritage Museum, Emirates Handcraft Centre and Traditional Games House


Day 03 | Half day tour to visit four museums

Tour Highlights:

Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization– The Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization holds thousands of rare and important Islamic artifacts, Here; you can admire the timeless achievements of Islamic civilization and its universality, learn about aspects of Islamic faith, science, discoveries and culture, and cherish the beauty of Islamic art.

Sharjah Art Museum– Enjoy a world of artistic wonder and creativity‎ spread over large spacious galleries that welcome you throughout the year. This unique museum offers art lovers and all visitors, the opportunity to admire the splendor of a variety of collections and temporary exhibitions hosted by the museum, and also participate in the museum’s regular program and workshops.

Sharjah Calligraphy Museum– Here, in the house of Hamad Al Midfaa in the Sharjah Heritage Area (Heart of Sharjah), you can embark on a fascinating discovery journey into the world of creativity and splendor to learn about the evolution of Arabic calligraphy over the years, through beautiful portraits depicting stunning calligraphic texts, letters and shapes.

Majlis Al Midfaa– The most peaceful meeting place where you can recall the memories of the good old days. A visit to Majlis Al Midfa offers you an amazing opportunity to contemplate the magnificence of the unique Barjeel (round wind-tower), which this place is remarkably famous for, being the only one of its kind in the UAE.


Day 04 | Half day tour to visit museums

Tour Highlights:

Sharjah Science Museum– Exploring science has never been so much fun. Visit the museum with your children and family, and enjoy a wonderful experience in a safe, motivational and educational atmosphere. Visitors of all ages will have the opportunity to experience enjoyable interactive scientific experiments.

Sharjah Archeology Museum– This museum offers you the opportunity to explore the rich heritage and deep-rooted history of Sharjah. The reports of many excavation expeditions showed that humans have settled in Sharjah for a period of not less than 125.000 years. The museum sheds light on the lifestyle of the region’s inhabitants from the stone, modern, and the following ages until the rise of Islam.

Sharjah Classic Cars Museum– This museum is an ideal destination for classic cars lovers. It draws tourists and visitors from all around the world. It is a one of a kind museum in the region, as it displays more than 100 classic cars manufactured in the early 20th century.


Day 05 | Departure

After breakfast at hotel’s restaurant, Check-out from the hotel (by 12:00 noon) and transfer to the airport for departure flight.

Inclusion

Rates are per person in USD and includes:

  • 4 nights accommodation at one of selected hotels
  • Meals buffet breakfast at the hotel
  • Return airport transfers by private car
  • All tours as per itinerary by A/C minibus on sharing basis with professional tour guide
  • Tour guide languages (English, German and French)
  • Entrance fees to the museums mentioned in the itinerary
  • All hotel taxes and service charges

Hotels

Hotels in Sharjah

Category

Rayan Hotel

4*
Holiday International Hotel

4*

Golden Tulip Hotel

4*
Grand Excelsior Hotel

5*

Sheraton Beach Resort

5*
Radisson Blu Hotel

5*

or a similar Hotel

Date of departure and prices

Rayan Hotel 


Standard Room

Deluxe Room Child below 12 years
520 USD 555 USD

270 USD

 

Holiday International Hotel


Standard Single Room

Standard Room – Lagoon View Room Child below 12 years
585 USD 655 USD

300 USD

 

Golden Tulip Hotel


Standard Studio

Twin Studio Child below 12 years
525 USD 555 USD

275 USD

 

Grand Excelsior Hotel


Deluxe King

Executive King Child below 12 years
665 USD 765 USD

335 USD


Sheraton Beach Resort 


Deluxe Room

Double Deluxe Child below 12 years
705 USD 715 USD

355 USD

 

Radisson Blu Hotel


Standard Room Sea View

Double Room Sea View Child below 12 years
635 USD 725 USD

320 USD

 

Date of Operations:

From

Date To Date
Saturday 19-Nov-16 Thursday

24-Nov-16

Saturday

26-Nov-16 Thursday 01-Dec-16
Saturday 3-Dec-16 Thursday

08-Dec-16

Saturday

17-Dec-16 Thursday 22-Dec-16
Saturday 7-Jan-17 Thursday

12-Jan-17

Saturday

14-Jan-17 Thursday 19-Jan-17
Saturday 21-Jan-17 Thursday

26-Jan-17

Saturday

4-Feb-17 Thursday 09-Feb-17
Saturday 18-Feb-17 Thursday

23-Feb-17

Saturday

4-Mar-17 Thursday 09-Mar-17
Saturday 18-Mar-17 Thursday

23-Mar-17

Saturday

1-Apr-17 Thursday 06-Apr-17
Saturday 15-Apr-17 Thursday

20-Apr-17

Saturday

22-Apr-17 Thursday

27-Apr-17

*Rates valid from Nov 2016 to April 2017 (subject to confirmation at the time of booking).*