Sharjah Tourism Travel Quiz

Coastlines on the Arabian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman

Sharjah is the third largest of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and is the only one to have land on both the Arabian Gulf Coast and the Gulf of Oman.

It is an emirate of contrasts where visitors can enjoy a holiday in the sun, discover traditional markets (souqs) or visit modern shopping malls, explore the many heritage sites and museums, admire the majestic mosques, stroll around the lagoons, and experience the natural beauty of true Arabian deserts, mountains and seas.

Sharjah City

With its location on the Arabian Gulf, Sharjah City, the capital of the emirate, has ancient heritage, rich culture and family entertainment true to Emirati hospitality.

Central Region

A landscape of desert sand and rocky mountains full of history and adventure.

East Coast

From thriving nature reserves to clear beach waters, the east coast is a scenic area for action and adventure.

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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.