Al Ain is undoubtedly the greenest and the most unique of all cities in the UAE, in terms of its intriguing ensemble of lush gardens, down to earth ambience, and historical and traditional attractions. Rayna Tours has carefully created this impeccable tour program which hits almost every Al Ain highlight, allowing you to feel the exquisite allure and charm of this Garden City.
Leaving from Abu Dhabi, the tour’s first stop is Al Ain Museum placed adjacent to the old fortress. A visit to this museum lets you discover fascinating archeological exhibits like gold pendant as well as coin collections, tracing its origin back to the Iron Age and Bronze Age. Interesting things to explore here also encompass the restored Grand Hili tomb excavated from Hili Archaeological Park, and an ethnographic section which provides a glance into the region’s traditional lifestyle. Another museum covered on this tour is Al Ain Palace Museum or Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, which once served as the residence of the UAE’s first president, Sheik Zayed.
Continue your trip on to Camel Souk – the largest of its kind market in the nation. See here graceful camels and other livestock including goats, sheep etc, up close and also experience the interesting culture and haggling traditions that prevail in the region.
Obviously, Al Ain is not just about its culture and monuments, so next be in for a mesmeric nature treat as we make a relaxing halt at therapeutic hot springs at the base of Jebel Hafeet Mountain, which shares its border with Oman. A thrilling drive up to this mountain at a height of approximately 1220 meters will enthrall you with the unequalled views of the Arabian landscape. At the end of Al Ain Tour, we’ll drop back to your hotel or accommodation in Abu Dhabi.