Refresh Yourself in the Garden City
Visit the thriving oasis of Al Ain, a bustling city center full of historical landmarks and interesting activities. Our half-day tour introduces you to the lush scenery, famous landmarks, and popular activities in and around Al Ain. With your friendly tour guide to inform you, you will get to sample what the area has to offer and gain some valuable knowledge of UAE history and culture.
Your tour starts around 7:30 a.m. with a drive through the red-gold beauty of the desert. When you reach Al Ain, your guide makes a brief stop at the Hili Archaeological Garden, a beautifully landscaped area with fountains, a children’s playground, and a variety of archeological discoveries and excavated ruins. Next you pause at the Al Ain Palace Museum, a rich repository of culturally and historically significant items.
Beyond the Oman border, you visit Buraimi, a delightful oasis town with sparkling blue pools. Up next is the Camel Market, the last souk of its type, where you can hear the bartering process first-hand and get your picture taken with these famous desert animals. After lunch at the Al Ain shopping mall, you experience the majesty of the mountain Jebel Hafeet, view the hot springs of Al Ain, and catch a glimpse of the Al Ain Zoo and Hili Fun City, a family-oriented amusement park. Around 3:00 p.m., you return to Dubai, excited by your whirlwind tour of the garden city and the surrounding area.
A six-hour tour highlighting key landmarks and points of interest in Al Ain Lunch at the Al Ain Shopping Mall A professional tour guide, trained in city driving and first aid Full insurance, a tracking system, roll bars, mandatory seatbelts, and a safety kit for the tour vehicle
Remember to bring your camera so that you can capture all the amazing sights of the city! Wear loose, lightweight summer clothing, but bring along a sweater or a light jacket since the air conditioning indoors is often quite cold. Bring along sunscreen or a hat to protect your skin. During Ramadan, please dress conservatively out of respect for local customs.
Al Ain City Tour – Inclusions:
Littering is a punishable offense. Please dispose of your trash properly in designated containers or keep it with you until the end of the tour or activity. Smoking is prohibited both in public areas and within your tour vehicle. Please avoid public displays of affection. Refrain from photographing Arab women and girls without consent. Do not take photos of any military installations or government buildings.
Oasis Palm Tourism reserves the right to cancel or postpone tours or activities due to events beyond our control, including but not limited to bad weather, personnel strikes, equipment malfunction, or military action. At our discretion, we will offer you a refund or a partial refund, or we may work with you to reschedule your activity or tour at a later date. If you cancel within 24 hours of your tour or activity, or if you and your party do not show up at the scheduled time, you will be charged the entire amount for the tour or activity.