Jebel Hafeet Mountain
The majestic Jebel Hafeet Mountain stands high facing the city of Al Ain and guarding it softly with splendor. It is at 1,240 meters, the highest mountain in the UAE. The road up to the top is 13 km of winding exploration with an imperial view of the city and the everlasting desert. While descending down the mountain, you can relish in the thought that you will be arriving to exhilarating hot springs where you can bath your feet in steaming therapeutic waters while resting your eyes on the vast greenery.
Al Ain National Museum
Take a walk down the historical, archeological and ethnographical remains of older centuries. Al Ain National Museum positioned strategically in the heart of the city also includes spectacular second millennium gold pendants, a significant coin collection, and reconstructions of a majilis (traditional reception area) and traditional life in general. The museum also houses a reconstruction of the Grand Hili tomb with its rock engravings.
Al Ain Forts
Built in the 19th and early 20th century, the numerous forts and watchtowers in Al Ain were restored using traditional materials. The Jahili, Murabba, and Mujairib are a few of the grand forts that are spread out through the city. They were initially built for defense purposes, but they were also used as government centers.
Al Ain Paradise Garden
A park as large as four football pitches filled with 10 million different flowers is nothing short of a paradise. A 12-meter replica of the Eiffel Tower crowns the park with exuberance. The garden holds the Guinness World Record for the most hanging baskets. Take a refreshing walk in Al Ain Paradise garden on a beautiful day and enjoy the beauty of nature and architecture.
Al Ain Zoo
Al Ain Zoo is an exciting family destination, providing entertainment and learning experiences in the natural outdoors. Visitors of all ages are invited to enjoy a great day out packed with adventures of the wilderness, while exploring the zoo’s collection of over 4,000 animals in arenas that closely resemble their natural habitats.
Wadi Adventure Water Park
The region’s first man-made white water rafting, kayaking and surf facility is built in the foothills of the grandiose Jebel Hafeet. Wadi Adventure is a one of a kind water park with the biggest surf wave (3.3 meter) and kayaking channel network (1.7 kilometer) in the world. Gathering a thrilling bouquet of adrenaline-filled activities, Wadi Adventure, is a number one destination to water sports enthusiasts and families.