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Dine, walk or ride along the glittering waters of the city lake

As you walk down the Sharjah Corniche, you’ll notice a hub of lively activity ahead on the Al Majaz Waterfront. As the ultimate destination for family attractions in Sharjah, this waterside destination features mini golf, a splash park, a mini-train and several attractions made for children. In addition to being one of the popular places to go with the family, there are activities here for all types of travellers. Al Majaz Waterfront is the perfect place for dinner with a host of restaurants to choose from and dhow cruise boats sailing by. A hit attraction for everyone, the Sharjah fountain periodically features an awe-inspiring light and sound display.

For cyclists, a bike rental service offers the convenience of a scenic ride around the lake. If you prefer to be on your feet, you can also do a round of the lake by walking, jogging or running. With options for food, leisure and activity, this destination is a local favourite among the places to visit in Sharjah at night.

Al Majaz is also a focus for Sharjah’s annual Eid and National Day celebrations, while the open-air amphitheatre hosts major Sharjah events and cultural performances. Once a year, during the Sharjah Light Festival, the Al Majaz Waterfront is the perfect vantage point to see the city lit up with bright reflections on the water. Among all the Sharjah tourist places, many visitors consider Al Majaz a trip highlight. So be sure to put this on your list of places to visit in Sharjah.

Destination Highlights

  • Grab a bite to eat at the many casual dining restaurants and cafes
  • Spend an afternoon by the waterfront
  • Walk, cycle or take a train ride through landscaped gardens
  • Watch the sound-and-light show at the Sharjah Fountain
  • Enjoy the splash park or mini-golf course
  • Take a dhow ride on the Buhaira Corniche

How to get there

This buzzing district is located on the Buhaira Corniche curving around the Khalid Lagoon. The best way to get to Al Majaz is by car or taxi.

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Al Majaz Waterfront
Al Majaz Waterfront
Al Majaz Waterfront

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