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One of the oldest souqs in the region, named after the state of Shanas merchants who used to populate the souq, now reconstructed for new experiences

Built on the foundations of one of the oldest and most vibrant souks in the region, this beautifully renovated souk specialises in regional designers and unique wares. Each shop is divided in two, with the artisans busy at work on one side and their goods for sale on the other.

Shop for stylish furniture and homewares, prayer beads, Arabic perfumes and oils, and high-quality clothing including bespoke kandoras and handcrafted abayas. Refuel at a speciality coffee house and enjoy delicious Emirati cuisine at Al Saroud Traditional Restaurant.

Contact Details

Souq Al Shanasiyah
UAE

+971 6 511 2555

How to get there

The souk is located at the junction of the Corniche Road and Al Hisn Street in the Heart of Sharjah district.
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Souq Al Shanasiyah
Souq Al Shanasiyah
Souq Al Shanasiyah

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