Hili Archaeological Park
Hili Archaeological Park
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MKH000
Calgary, Canada257 contributions
Jan 2020
Intriguing place, can see the petroglyphs even at night. Large area to wnader around day or night, lovely walking paths, very peaceful. Could spend time in the park with family or picnicking.
Written 6 February 2020
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Hhannot
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates13 contributions
Nov 2018
need update
big enough but no services and play area needs to be updated. went once and not willing to visit if same condition
Written 25 October 2019
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Sea Dweller
Dubai, United Arab Emirates6,680 contributions
Mar 2019 • Solo
Hili Archaeological Park is an amazing combination of archaeological sites and a park for walking.
Perfectly clean green park, in which some archaeological sites are located in open access.
One of the main monuments is the Great Tomb in Hili. Her age is more than 4000 years, diameter is 12 meters, and height is not less than 4 meters. In the mid-1970s, it was restored. In ancient times it was covered with a roof.
Next to the Great Tomb is the site of Hili 1, once upon a time there was a tower of clay brick, the height of which would be several meters. It was excavated in the 1960s by Danish archaeologists. A thick round wall was discovered, inside which there were several rooms, in the center of which was a well. Today we can only see the foundation of this building.
All structures found in Healy are dated back to 3000 BC. until 2000 BC.
Written 2 April 2019
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Praveena Sreevisak
United Arab Emirates42 contributions
Dec 2018
Really calm and peaceful atmosphere.We can enjoy some games or we can take outdoor food.We can pack the food and enjoy in hili. Also its near the Oman border.Beautiful trees and good environment for relaxing,we can jog,walk and enjoy as we like.Lots of space for enjoy.its unique and its Alain's gift for peoples.
Written 16 December 2018
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Najd B
Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates76 contributions
May 2017 • Family
This place is only for families. When my parents come to visit, I take them there. It is especially great during the winter and beginning spring. It also has some of the oldest tombs in the world. Must Visit.
Written 8 April 2018
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Carol H
De Pere, WI1,074 contributions
Mar 2018 • Couples
Located on the northern side of Al Ain, this peaceful archaeological park and public garden was one of the stops in our itinerary during an organized tour of the UAE and Oman. Vestiges of a settlement and tombs dating back more than 4000 years are in evidence, particularly the Great Hili Tomb, whose two entrances are decorated with carvings of humans and oryx.

There really is not much to see, so take a photo or two, use the toilet, and then drive on.
Written 25 March 2018
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Noor Ali Abbas
Chidambaram, India170 contributions
Feb 2018 • Family
Hili Archaelogical Park is the most peaceful park in Al Ain. The park is located too far from the city along the Oman border.

The archaeological remains, including historic buildings and graves have been protected inside the park. The archaelogical site is converted into a park. Those remains are believed to be nearly 5000 years old.

It has well maintained grass, trees and children play areas. It is nice to spend the evening with kids in a cool environment.

Also, a mosque is available inside the park.

Entry is free and it is open daily from 4 pm only. Free parking is available.
Written 4 March 2018
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Nicole B
Porto Alegre, RS1,014 contributions
Feb 2018 • Family
As far as the archaeological part - there is not much there. The main beehive tombs have been very recently reconstructed. The stuff of interest is in the Al Ain Museum. The park itself is nice, but the bathrooms disgusting. Free.
Written 10 February 2018
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Belame K
Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates153 contributions
Jan 2018 • Family
Its a historic place,in fact lots of archeological sites.Its close to city,good place to spend time with family and friends. Plenty of playing areas. You'll enjoy your visit.Free entrance and free parking space
Written 22 January 2018
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Mylene_Laurent
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates269 contributions
Dec 2017 • Couples
We were quite disappointed by this visit. We had been meaning to visit this archaeological park for a long time now, and as it only opens in the evenings we hadn't done it yet. In any case definitely not worth the detour. Not much archeology in this place. Done and over in 15 minutes.
Written 12 January 2018
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