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One of UAE's 7 emirates, Ajman represents the northern coast of the UAE and offers a relaxing beach holiday experience for tourists and residents. Cradled between the emirates of Sharjah and Umm Al Quwain, Ajman is a hiker’s dream as it has been drawing adrenaline junkies who want to see both historical sites as well as the natural wonders surrounding the rugged desert of Masfout. The city is home to a 16-kilometer stretch of white sandy beach, which is considered to be one of the most aesthetic and beautiful beaches in the UAE. From touristic places to hiking sights and amazing food, planning your trip has never been more exciting in Ajman. Lets discover.
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Ajman's Top Tourist Attractions

Have you ever wondered how can a city so small offer so much? Ajman brings you that and more. Being home to the world's largest dhow yard and one of UAE's most beautiful natural reserves; Ajman is definitely on top of the game, known for its diverse activities, equestrian clubs, great food and a lot of surprises we know will exceed your expectations of what this marvelous city can make you feel.

Historical Landmarks

One thing that's known about Ajman is cultural attractions, the city is filled with history and stories to be told. From Ajman Museum to Al-Murabbaa Watchtower and The Ajman Dhow Yard, you'll never get bored of the endless things to learn and see.

Ajman Museum

To all our history and art lovers, you'll want to keep reading for this one. Presenting Ajman's past, and served as the ruler's residence until 1970, the museum will take you back to the 18th century where you'll find old manuscripts, weaponry, wooden dhows and ingenious irrigation systems that were used back in the day. As well as it's home to an excavated cemetry filled with pottery and funeral jewelry that go back to as far as 3000 BC. Pretty cool stuff. Catch it from Saturday to Thursday (8 am till 8 pm) and (2:30 pm till 8 pm) on Friday. When you visit, make sure to take your time in the fort as it represents beautiful traditional Emirati architecture, which we know you'll love.

Sheikh Zayed Mosque Ajman

We can all agree on how beautiful mosques are, the heritage, the feels and the colors are just immaculate. And Ajman has one of the most beautiful mosques in the UAE, Sheikh Zayed Mosque was built in memory of late Sheikh Rashid Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi by his son Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi and the current ruler of Ajman. The mosque is a beautiful landmark that represents Ajman. It's open for visitors from 8 am till 10 pm from Saturday to Thursday and 4:30 pm to 10 pm on Fridays.

Al Murabaa Watchtower

Guardian of Ajman for over 80 years and one of the city's key landmarks. Al-Murabaa Watchtower is located on the waterfront of Ajman overlooking the exquisite Persian Gulf sea. We recommend enjoying this landmark by going to one of its waterfront restaurants or cafes at sunset time for an extraordinary experience.

The Ajman Dhow Yard

Have you ever seen a dhow being built, yet at the world's largest dhow yard? If you haven't been there, you're missing out. Taking place in Ajman Marina in the boat construction area and used for fishing and to carry merchandise like fruit and other heavy items in the past across a few continents, dhows are quite an essential part in emirati culture as it dates back to the pearl diving era in the Arabian Gulf. So keeping it alive is pretty important too. It's most recommended that you visit it around September to take part in watching the long distance Al Gaffal Race which usually starts at 5:30 am and finishes around noon. Explore how dhows are constructed, the history behind them and if you'd like, you can always purchase a crafted souvenir of your chosen dhow to take it home for a memory that lasts forever.

Where To Eat

Another thing Ajman is known for is food. The F&B sector has grown so much in Ajman in the past few years to include over 50 cuisines from different parts of the world and all over the city as well. Whether you'd like to have your favorite meal by the beach or on top of a mountain, Ajman got it all. If you're in the mood for good food that'll leave your taste buds happy and wanting more, we got you. From Turkish cuisine to English, savor our top restaurant picks in Ajman and trust us you won't be disappointed.

Kiyi

Bringing Turkish heritage to life in Ajman, Kiyi Restaurant Located in Fairmont Ajman brings you authentic Turkish food and takes you there with just one bite. Enjoy the exquisite ambience surrounded by gold and warm colors that represent their culture with live music, food and of course, their famous Turkish tea. Experience true Turkish hospitality and generous dishes that'll leave your stomach fully satisfied. A place worth trying.

Spectrum Lobby Lounge

The perfect place for breakfast overlooking the Arabian Gulf. With its blue relaxing ambience, spectacular views and mouth-watering food, you'll indulge yourself in the finest British traditions where you can take the Imperial High Tea experience which we know you'll love if you like a good refreshment. Ajman's famous lounge also features breakfast from different cuisines as well as light snacks, a wide range of hot and cold drinks to fit your liking, gourmet delicacies and desserts. You know Spectrum Lobby Lounge is calling you for breakfast when the sun comes up!

Beach Getaways

Whether you're looking to have a drink by the beach and get sunklissed or stay-over for a mind and body retreat, Ajman has your back. Its beaches are few of the best we've seen and we can't wait to tell you more about them.

Al Hamriya Beach

One of Ajman's landmarks. Al Hamriya Beach is a public beach that stands 19 km away from Ajman's bus station and is known for not being crowded. Enjoy the sun and barbeque days with your family from sunrise till sunset as Al Hamriya Beach offers a place for barbeque and family fun. The beach is known for its crystal clear water and smooth sand, as well as it's filled with lifeguards, a 1,300 meters jogging track and one for walking too! The beach is also equipped with a kids' play area as well as toilets and showers for your convinience! So if you're looking for somewhere nice, free, and well-equipped; what are you waiting for? Al Hamriya Beach is calling you.

Al Zorah Beach

If you're planning on having a good time, Al Zorah Beach is all you need. Whether you wanna camp, have a bbq night or a picnic, a bonfire with friends, go fishing, kitesurfing, kayaking and more .. Al Zorah Beach is your go-to destination for a day to remember, or days. Pamper yourself alongside the quiet beach and white sand while listening to your favorite playlist or perhaps creating new memories with friends.

Fairmont Ajman Hotel & Beach Resort

Hawaii in Ajman, the heart of this city's paradise. If you're looking for something private, something special and offers so much more than a beach, 5 stars hotel Fairmont Ajman is your best option. With a 200 meters stretch of sandy beach and breathtaking waves, the resort includes a golf club, tennis court, massive infinity pool, spa, bar, 7 different restaurants and lounges, and of course luxurious rooms for a royal stay to remember.

Must Try Activities in Ajman

Now to the most exciting part, Ajman might not be known for activities but by now you must have noticed that it's a hidden gem; so let us take you through the most vsited places and activities to do during your stay there, trust us you won't regret it.

Al Zorah Natural Reserve

A hidden gem located in the northern side of the city, directly connected to Itihad road and part of Al Zorah community. Al Zorah Natural Reserve is a one million square metres breathtaking lagoon forest full of birdlife open daily from 9 am till 6 pm. The beautiful waters this reserve has make it the perfect place for water sports like windsurfing, kayaking, and much more than that. The reserve also contains more than 60 different species of birds including the Greater Flamingo, egrets and herons. And best of all, you get to kayak your way to every place in the reserve. How cool is that? Also, if you prefer to justy go for sightseeing, you can always enjoy it from the cafe. A day the adventurer in you will definitely love.A hidden gem located in the northern side of the city, directly connected to Itihad road and part of Al Zorah community. Al Zorah Natural Reserve is a one million square metres breathtaking lagoon forest full of birdlife open daily from 9 am till 6 pm. The beautiful waters this reserve has make it the perfect place for water sports like windsurfing, kayaking, and much more than that. The reserve also contains more than 60 different species of birds including the Greater Flamingo, egrets and herons. And best of all, you get to kayak your way to every place in the reserve. How cool is that? Also, if you prefer to justy go for sightseeing, you can always enjoy it from the cafe. A day the adventurer in you will definitely love.

Al Tallah Camel Racecourse

Boost your adrenaline the Bedouin way at Al Tallah Camel Racecourse where you can indulge yourself in the beauty of the traditional camel racing which takes place in Al Tallah area and can be reached easily from Sheikh Ammar Bin Humaid Street. There, you'll find owners on the other side of the track hyped up cheering their camels by beeping their 4x4 horns, the amount of adrenaline and energy you get from it is truly amazing, and even though there is no official time for the race, its known to have a season which is usually from October to March, hosted in the early morning and afternoon on Fridays and Saturdays. We recommend trying it out and don't forget to cheer for your favorite camel!

Masfout

A hiker's paradise, the ideal location. Masfout, which is surrounded by Ras Al Khaimah, Hatta, and Sharjah, is a refreshing break from the metropolitan heat. Its uphill cliffs and craggy backdrop, 90 minutes from Ajman city, attract outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers. To reach this beautiful village, you will have to take the Sharjah-Kalba Road if you're a non-GCC national and Dubai-Hatta Road (E44) if you're a GCC national since it passes through an Oman border. Both have amazing rolling dunes before reaching the cliffs of the mountains. The place is perfect for walking, hiking, camping, bbqing, biking, picnics and more.

Ajman Equestrian Club

How about a little adrenaline? Ajman Equestrian Club which includes over 100 arabian horses is calling you to break a sweat. Ride in the beautiful desert as a couple, a group or alone. The club offers a variety of private and group lessons at different times of the day costing between 40 and 100 dirhams. If you're an advanced rider, there are courses that include learning show jumping and dressage, making it the perfect way to stay active in Ajman.

Make the most out of your holiday

Whether you're visiting Ajman for business or for a getaway; alone, with friends or with your partner, we're sure it has a lot to offer and its people will welcome you like you're one of them as they're known for their kindness and amazing hospitality. For a vacation to remember, book at one of Accor hotels and get the best out of your stay from spectacular views, wide collection of restaurants and cafes, variety of activities and a service like no other!

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