Visitors have a range of activities and experiences to choose from this summer
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Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) has launched exciting offerings at its fully integrated and serviced world-class destination, enabling locals, residents and tourists to experience the best of Sharjah all summer long.
From up to 50% off admission to top attractions, to engaging summer camps and thrilling adventures for kids, to exciting prizes and sweepstakes, and educational and learning opportunities, Shurooq is sure to make summer 2023 truly memorable for all .
Summer in Sharjah is all about seven family-friendly destinations in Shurooq (five of which are in the main city, namely Al Qasba, Al Majaz Waterfront, Al Heera Beach, Al Noor Island, Maraya Art Centre, Sharjah Chedi Al Bait Sharjah Al Jah Hotel, Al Montazah Park, Kshisha Park; Mleiha Archaeological Center in the Central Region and Khorfakkan Beach in the Eastern Region.
In addition, Sharjah City Sightseeing and Sharjah Boat Tours’ guided city bus tours offer significant discounts on tickets as well as exclusive summer packages.
Travelers to Sharjah’s two top leisure and lifestyle destinations with a summer passport will enjoy exclusive access and deep discounts to several water-themed experiences until 31 August to beat the heat. Buy 1 get 1 free on Al Qasba Sofa Boat Tickets, enjoy kayaking, fun games at Al Majaz and football at Falkon Sport at discounted rates and make the night memorable with a musical fountain show.
Al Heera Beach in Shurooq stretches for 3.5 kilometers in the Al Fisht area and offers a wide range of services and activities including water sports such as fly boarding, paddle boarding and beach volleyball. Morning yoga on the beach is held every weekend and guests get a free entry to the children’s play area for every AED 50 spent in the Outlet. Also, the ice cream van operates daily.
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Summer is Calling at Khorfakkan Beach is a must-see for children and families who will be immersed in a variety of fun beach themes and other activities organized in partnership with the Sharjah International Sea Sports Club. Plus, a host of exciting competitions and activities, including boating, sailing, fishing, swimming, diving, sea rescue, beach volleyball and exciting cruises, all await you at this stunning beach destination.
Take part in Al Montazah Parks’ ‘Fun by Day, Thrills by Night’ summer campaign running until the end of August to win cool phones and the latest gadgets including iPhone 14 Pro Max, Sony Play Station plus gym memberships, free hotel stays and tickets, there are more. To enter the draw, you only need to spend AED 100 at one of the many dining or retail outlets, or simply purchase tickets to various rides and attractions.
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Al Montazah Parks also resumed its much-anticipated Ladies’ Festival season in the Pearly Kingdom. Starting June 13th, every Tuesday from 10am is just for the ladies for all the fun and entertainment. to midnight.
The Chedi Al Bait, Shurooq’s boutique heritage hotel in the heart of the historic Sharjah district, has created ‘The Stay Longer’ offer, where guests stay a minimum of two nights in the hotel’s Heritage Room and receive AED 200 cashback. In addition, the Family Resort Offer allows visitors to book a large room, get a 20% discount on the second time, and provide children under 12 with a free dinner at the hotel restaurant. The hotel also offers day passes which allow day guests to spend the day at the pool from 9am to 6pm and enjoy free Wi-Fi. Enjoy 20% off spa services with spa vouchers.
Mysk Kingfisher Retreat in Kalba and Mysk Al Badayer Retreat in Sharjah’s Central Desert offer a close-to-nature experience, and guests can enjoy a 25% discount on luxury accommodation at both Shurooq eco-luxury hotels.
The Mleiha Archaeological Center offers visitors 30% off all horseback riding tours and lessons, as well as buy one get one free on thrilling adventure packages, tranquil camping and stargazing experiences and educational packages.
From 1 June to 15 September, City Sightseeing Sharjah is offering up to 50% off tickets, including day tours, a 15-minute night boat cruise, and free admission for children. For adults looking for a fascinating cruise, Sharjah Boat Tours offers discounted 30-minute private tours.
The Maraya Center for the Arts will be offering workshops for children and adults July 15-20, 2023. Workshops include beginner-friendly watercolor bookmark making, tote bag decorating, ink painting and texture painting. Bwader Art Studio will also invite participants to participate in immersive workshops, including the art of natural embossing, eco-friendly scented candle making, modern terrazzo coasters and jewelry tray making.
Al Noor Island and Kshisha Park Full of fun and adventure Visitors to Al Noor Island can enjoy exclusive discounts on tickets throughout the summer. The destination organizes five workshops every Sunday in three areas across the island. Noor Café hosts “Cupcake Decorating” workshops, while Butterfly House offers “Get Artsy and Get Crafty” workshops. “Art Into Nature” and “Cultivating Nature” workshops will be held in the Juice Bar area to educate and entertain young participants.
Kshisha Park in Rahmania also organizes various workshops for children, including practical exercises, friendly football games, training sessions to learn proper rowing techniques and other exciting water activities.
Khalid Ibrahim explained: “Our Summer 2023 campaigns and programs are aimed at meeting the wishes and needs of visitors of all ages, ensuring public well-being and improving the quality of life for residents and visitors to Sharjah and the UAE.” Al Qaseer, Sharjah Investments Director of Operations and Development Authority (Shurooq). “We are committed to delivering exceptional experiences across our integrated destinations, with the aim of making a significant contribution to the emirate’s appeal as a top tourist destination in the region.”