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Al Ain Oasis

Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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“date palms” (21 reviews)
“palm trees” (28 reviews)
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

WHAT A BEAUTIFUL OUTDOOR SPACE WITH INTERESTING PLANTS AND Irrigation system , beautiful display area showing all the plants individually, I never knew what a frankincense plant looked like

Thank veronafan2013
Reviewed 12 May 2017

In the heart of the city, the Al Ain Oasis has been opened as the UAE's first curated UNESCO World Heritage site visitor experience. Spread over 1,200 hectares (nearly 3,000 acres) and containing more than 147,000 ...it's lovely and is the heart of this Oasis...More

Thank Susie454
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

If you are in love with flowers, then you will have loads of fun there as they have very different types and colors of flowers there

Thank FadiSamaan
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

It really does feel so much cooler in the shade. This is the best part about al ain in my opinion. There are thousands of date trees that shade the walkways. You could wander around here for a while. It is a Unesco site, and...More

Thank natnoodle11
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

A nice easy walk through a date plantation in the heart of the city. Great way to see how date palms are irrigated and grown in the middle of a desert, you can walk along maintained pathways or venture down into the plantations to enjoy...More

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 29 April 2017

When we went there we were told that we could see the oasis and then go to the souq. Sounded good, the oasis itself is charming with palm trees in the shade, there was no water in the irrigation system though so we felt this...More

Thank Highexpects
Reviewed 13 April 2017

A very nice place to visit.In oasis is observed traces of water supply systems, palm tree, green grass.

Thank tcatalina1967
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Beautiful oasis in the middle of the town. Looks like a palm jungle with palm of all sizes and shapes growing in a small oasis.

Thank salimaki
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I can't count the times we have been to the Oasis in the last year since we moved to Sharjah. We absolutely love the place, it i so relaxing to walk there, even in the peak of the summer when it is so hot everywhere,...More

Thank Mylene_Laurent
Reviewed 8 April 2017

A very nice town in the middle of the desert. The city has grown around the oasis. In oasis is observed traces of water supply systems, palm tree, green grass . Nearby is the National Museum and Museum of the UAE ruling family. Both are...More

Thank Tufus92
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Sarder B
is it free?
17 November 2016|
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Response from SparkyLAFS | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You just walk through it....all stone walkways.
Is the al ain oasis open on Thursday 15th Oct 2015 as it is a public holiday
13 October 2015|
Response from RockyAbuDhabi | Reviewed this property |
This Oasis is open air, without a gate and generally open sun up to sun down.
Olica M
Hi. Is there a restaurant at Al Ain Oasis? What are the timings, both of the Oasis and of the restaurant (if there is one)? How much time would you estimate is needed for a good leisurely tour of the place?
28 September 2015|
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Response from RockyAbuDhabi | Reviewed this property |
No, there is not a restaurant in the Oasis, yet there is a small kiosk for soft drinks and snacks. This very small business is hit and miss and does not maintain regular hours. You will find several restaurants and... More