Fujairah City Tour
Fujairah City Tour
Fujairah is the 5th largest emirate. It is the only emirate Nestled along the Arabian Gulf of Oman in the eastern end of UAE, Fujairah is the only Emirate which is not surrounded by deserts but by mountains thus offering a delightful blend of lush greenery, gorgeous beaches, quaint villages, traditional markets, and archeological sites. Together, we will explore all of Fujairah’s major highlights in a single day.
Be amazed by the awe-inspiring scenery and tranquil ambience, as the tour kicks off and winds its way through the rugged mountainous coastline. First stop will be at Sheik Zayed Mosque, one of newest attraction, (Photo stop) or visit to the mosque if open for visitors during the tour.
Next stop is Fujairah Fort that was originally built during the 17th century. The oldest fort in the UAE, it once served as the residence of Fujairah’s ruling family, besides a defensive structure. Get enlightened on the region’s historic past, unique culture and traditions on a trip to Fujairah Museum. Arts and artifacts on view mainly cover archeological finds from regions like Bitnah, Qidfah etc. This ranges from pre-Islamic coins to ancient vessels, painted pottery, and bowl made using ostrich egg. Fascinatingly, most of them date back to Bronze Age and Iron Age.
Another unique attraction included in the itinerary is, Bidya Mosque, which is the country’s oldest mosque – dating back to 15th century.
Continue on your scenic Fujairah tour to the unspoiled Khorfakkan Beach, where you can breathe in fresh air and opt to enjoy a relaxed swim in the sea.
Followed by an optional lunch break, you’ll drive past the serene towns, before the final stop at the Friday Market. With beautiful views of Hajjar Mountains in the background, it assures you of a refreshing shopping experience, boasting a variety of stalls selling handmade pots, carpets, souvenirs, garden-fresh fruits, vegetables etc.
Get back to Dubai.