Sharjah Tourism Travel Quiz

Choose from a range of natural environments to pitch your tent

Camping is popular in Sharjah, especially as part of desert safari tours. With several idyllic places to choose from, outdoor enthusiasts often do a bit of trekking to find the perfect spot. For sandy terrain, there are camping spots like Fossil Rock, Mleiha and Al Dhaid. For those who love the mountains, the foothills of Hajjar near Khorfakkan offers an unparalleled view. Some locals, however, prefer to camp near a Sharjah beach for a cool breeze over the sound of waves. This is especially recommended if you’re trying to make the best of Sharjah weather.

Khor Kalba, one of the important places to visit in UAE for nature lovers,is a protected nature reserve, near the mangrove forest, where explorers can take advantage of the amazing weather in Kalba.

How to get there

Sharjah offers idyllic wild camping with many popular locations including the windswept dunes around Fossil Rock, Mleiha and Al Dhaid, on the beaches of the east coast, or in the foothills of the Hajar Mountains.
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Sharjah is the third largest emirate in the UAE, its largest city and its most family-friendly destination. Experience a Sharjah museum, a desert safari and a Sharjah beach — the emirate offers things to do for everyone.