Exploring the Best Family-Friendly Activities in Sharjah

Exploring the Best Family-Friendly Activities in Sharjah

Sharjah, mainly referred to as the cultural hub of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is home to several spectacular architectures and awe-inspiring places. Sharjah is an unrivalled destination for anyone interested in learning more about the history and grandeur of Arabic culture and art.

Not only are the attractions in Sharjah awesome, but the best part is that you can go there with your entire family, including kids and grandparents. As a result, it's regarded as one of the top family-friendly vacation spots in the UAE.

There are countless opportunities for entertainment for yourself and your loved ones in Sharjah. Sharjah offers something for everyone, whether it's a trip with the family to the Al Montazah Amusement and Water Park, Sharjah Aquarium and Arabian Wildlife Centre.

You can discover Sharjah every time with AirArabia, offering regular flights to Sharjah from Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Trivandrum, Delhi, Bangalore, and Calicut. Fly Air Arabia world-class economy class at the best fares booking online.

Here is a list of Sharjah's top 8 wonderful places for your family to visit.

Al Montazah

Al Montazah Parks is a renowned amusement park and water park in Sharjah, and it is a perfect place full of fun and a family day out. They provide hours of entertainment for all family members. Al Montazah Parks are conveniently located in the heart of Sharjah, adjacent to several prominent landmarks in the emirate.

You can find two thrilling parks, the Island of Legends and Pearls Kingdom, which are parts of Al Montazah Parks. Everyone in your family will find something to enjoy, like thrilling water rides, race go-karts, and time travel, to mention a few.

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Princess Pearl with mysterious powers will transport you to an exciting wonderland, where you will find sunken treasures, raging pirates, a wise monarch and his adored daughter, magic carpets, hidden galaxies, massive palaces, etc. The daring sea creatures, the pearl of knowledge and numerous slides and attractions are all waiting for your children in Pearls Kingdom.   

With 26 attractions, the Island of Legends transports visitors back in time to enjoy a fascinating voyage through nine different countries that are delightfully depicted through folklore, myths, and enduring inventions from these nations.

Sharjah Aquarium

The largest government educational facility, which is the first in the UAE, is Sharjah Aquarium. It has two floors and a total surface area of 6500 m2, 21 aquariums, and 1.8 million gallons of water.

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The variety of marine life found in our maritime environment is represented in the aquarium. Astonishingly, there are almost (100) species in this fascinating environment, and they include the amazing clownfish, sea rays, moray eels, delicate seahorses, and reef sharks. 

Mull over the beauty of aquatic life of all sizes in the lagoons and mangroves and on the rocky shores and coral reefs. Also, you may get a close view of the regional fish species and discover more about Sharjah's historic ports and coasts.

Al Qasba

A cultural landmark in Sharjah, Al Qasba is known for its art centres and other attractions like a musical fountain, water karts, etc. This scenic neighbourhood is at the vanguard of Sharjah's cultural revolution and attempts to inspire the imagination with a variety of events, activities, and leisure pursuits.

One of the attractive destinations for local families in Sharjah is the Al Qasba Canal. Moreover, Sharjah is home to several noteworthy events that are hosted in this coastal neighbourhood, adding to its appeal.

Arabia's Wildlife Centre

Arabia's Wildlife Centre, which is housed in Sharjah Desert Park, is home to several animals, including the Arabian Oryx, Arabian Leopard, gazelles, baboons, and Nubian ibex. Most of the endangered species of animals are bred in the nearby Sharjah wildlife centre, with spacious grassland habitats. As home to rare species, it is one of Sharjah's most popular tourist destinations.

There are activities for kids at the local nature reserve and wildlife sanctuary. The children's area, with a petting zoo, is a popular destination in Sharjah for families.

Al Majaz Waterfront

Al Majaz Waterfront, which covers 3 sq. km., offers breathtaking views. It is positioned between the Khalid Lagoon Corniche and Jamal Abdul Nasser Street. This well-known vacation spot is home to magnificent scenery and amazing architectural creations that pay homage to Sharjah's extensive cultural and historical past.

Al Majaz Waterfront offers a variety of recreational opportunities, including the region's first 800-square-meter Splash Park, a musical fountain, and a fun-filled activity centre named Alwan.

Sharjah Safari

Adventure seekers find Sharjah Safari as an exciting and lovely location. Tucked away in the middle of nature, it offers visitors and tourists a unique chance to see the endemic species of Africa. You can find African wildlife like faunae freely roaming in an area that closely resembles their natural habitat without any barriers. 

You can find more than 50,000 animals including birds, reptiles, and mammals like lions, elephants, giraffes, black and white rhinoceroses, crocodiles, deer, bulls, and many endangered species and 120 African animal species at Sharjah Safari.

Sharjah Science Museum

The Science Museum, which opened on the 17th of April 1996 in the cultural centre of the United Arab Emirates, continues to be the top attraction for science enthusiasts of all ages. This particular museum features many displays that explore the fascinating world of science.

The Sharjah Science Museum provides a unique experience for you and your family in a welcoming, inspiring, and informative setting. No matter your age, you will enjoy your stay here because it is filled with the most innovative scientific and technological marvels ever created.

With over 50 interactive exhibits, engaging programmes, and fun kid-focused activities, the Sharjah Science Museum inspires and urges visitors to take up invention and innovation.

Al Noor Island

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Al Noor Island is a famous gathering place for locals and visitors who want to unwind in Sharjah. This location has a lot to offer anyone looking for some time away from the city, from the serenity of the Literature Pavilion, amazing lighting shows and excellent art sculptures to the lovely fluttering butterflies.

You can now immerse yourself in fun and entertainment in Sharjah by getting there in the greatest of comfort on Air Arabia's A 320 or A 321 aircraft.


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