Sharjah Tourism Travel Quiz

Frolic at this lively destination for food, fun and inspiration

Among the most popular places to visit in Sharjah at night, Al Qasba is the complete experience for anyone looking to tour on foot. With pedestrian bridges and a canal-side complex, this destination is sure to inspire fun for everyone.

As a center for arts, the venue features exhibitions and events at the Maraya Art Centre and the Masrah Al Qasba Theatre. During the holidays, the district is especially abuzz with families and travelers coming to witness special performances at one of the busiest Sharjah tourist places. Parents often pick Al Qasba to unwind at a cafe while their children enjoy the musical fountain, frolic at the kids’ fun zone and indoor soft play centre, or choose from the many summer activities for kids. There are also routine abra rides, electric water karts and bikes for hire. Overall, Al Qasba is the ultimate destination for group and family activities in Sharjah.

The scenic route to reach Al Qabsa is on a boat ride from Al Noor Island. It is also easily accessible from the Sharjah bus station. You can hail a cab from a number of waiting Sharjah taxis or walk from the closest stop along the Sharjah bus route.

Destination Highlights

  • Enjoy a meal at the many restaurants and cafes
  • A fun zone and indoor play centre for kids
  • See the latest exhibits at the Maraya Art Centre

How to get there

Located in the Al Majaz area, the kilometre-long canal connects Khalid Lagoon and Al Khan Lagoon.

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Al Qasba
Al Qasba
Al Qasba

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