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Welcome to the Pearl of Emirates ‘Sharjah’!! Sharjah is the third largest emirate in the UAE, its largest city and its most family-friendly destination. On arrival at Sharjah International Airport our representative will meet you and transfer you to your Hotel in Sharjah. Check-In & Relax in your hotel or you can explore this beautiful emirate on your own.
After breakfast, we set out to explore Sharjah with Hop on Hop off Tour. Enjoy panoramic views of Sharjah from an open-top, double decker bus. On this hop-on, hop-off bus tour you will easily discover the most famous attractions and sights of the city in the day. It is the best way to get your bearings if you’re visiting Sharjah for the first time! Simply hop off when you want to visit an attraction and hop back on when you’re ready. Some of the major attractions which can be seen from Hop on Hop off Tour are Palm Tree Oasis, Al Noor Mosque, Sharjah Aquarium & Maritime Museum, Al Majaz Amphitheatre, Al Montazah & Flag Island, Fish Market, Heart of Sharjah, Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization, Cultural Square & Mega Mall. For your convenience we have included the below entrances along with your Hop on Hop off Tour. Rain Room: It gives visitor’s opportunity to walk through a downpour of continuous rain without getting wet. Sharjah Aquarium: Spread across an area of 6,500 m², this attraction in Sharjah comprises 20 different aquariums on two floors containing a variety of sea creatures. 15 Mins Boat Ride at Al Qasba: Al Qasba Sharjah is a waterfront community that is separated from Al Majaz District by Al Khan Corniche Street. Al Qasba in Sharjah is a cultural landmark that features art centres, outdoor attractions and a number of other attractions. The 15 Mins traditional ride on the boat offers a panoramic view of the entire community.
After breakfast, we set out to explore Sharjah with Hop on Hop off Tour. Enjoy panoramic views of Sharjah from an open-top, double decker bus. On this hop-on, hop-off bus tour you will easily discover the most famous attractions and sights of the city in the day. It is the best way to get your bearings if you’re visiting Sharjah for the first time! Simply hop off when you want to visit an attraction and hop back on you’re ready. Some of the major attractions which can be seen from Hop on Hop off Tour are Palm Tree Oasis, Al Noor Mosque, Sharjah Aquarium & Maritime Museum, Al Majaz Amphitheatre, Al Montazah & Flag Island, Fish Market, Heart of Sharjah, Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization, Cultural Square & Mega Mall. Al Noor Island: This place has tons to offer anyone who wants some time away from the city life and malls of Sharjah Butterfly House: Located on Al Noor Island, it houses more than 500 butterflies belonging to 20 different exotic species. This dreamy space is located inside an ergonomically designed, nature-inspired structure that retains humidity and allows natural light to enter the butterfly haven.
After breakfast, we transfer you to Sharjah International Airport for your onward flight to Baku. On arrival in Baku we will transfer you to your Hotel. Baku, the capital and commercial hub of Azerbaijan, is a low-lying city with coastline along the Caspian Sea. It’s famed for its medieval walled old city, which contains the Palace of the Shirvanshahs, a vast royal complex, and the iconic stone Maiden Tower. Enjoy a Private night tour of Baku. During your night tour of Baku, you can also choose to visit Government House, the State Philharmonic Hall, the Mugam Center, or the Carpet Museum. You can admire the Heydar Aliyev Center, designed by architect Zaha Hadid. Take a night stroll along Baku Boulevard, which runs parallel to Baku’s seafront, before you return to your hotel.
Get ready for an exciting full day Baku city tour. You will be picked up by your guide and driver from your hotel and driven to Ateshgah Temple of fire worshippers. The complex is located at the Absheron peninsula on the outskirts of Surakhani village 18 miles (30 km) from the center of Baku and was revered in different times by Zoroastrians, Hindus, and Sikhs. This territory is known for such a unique natural phenomenon as burning natural gas outlets (underground gas coming onto surface contacts oxygen and lights up), where you will go right after the tour is over at Ateshgah. You will visit the worldwide famous Yanardag meaning “burning mountain” which is a natural gas fire which blazes continuously on a hillside on the Absheron Peninsula. Only a handful of fire mountains exist today in the world, and most are located in Azerbaijan. Lastly, you will continue your tour exploring the Old City. During this medieval period of Baku monuments such as the Synyg Gala Minaret, the fortress walls, the Maiden Tower, the Multani Caravanserai and the Palace of the Shirvanshahs were built. These historic monuments were added to the UNESCO World Heritage List of Historical Monuments as cultural property in 2001. You will take a short tour along Baku Boulevard and move to Fountain Square. The name of Fountain Square derives from the presence of dozens of fountains throughout the square first constructed during the Soviet rule of Azerbaijan and is a public gathering place, especially after business hours and during the weekend and an attractive tourist destination with many boutiques, restaurants, shops, and hotels.
The tour will start off from Gobustan Museum where you will see ancient human bones, work tools used back to thousand years ago during the Mesolithic period. Then, you will advance to the mountain in order to see real rock paintings in the open air museum. Later on the tour will continue to the Mud Volcano which is not far from Gobustan National Museum. Azerbaijan keeps the first place in the world for the number of mud volcanoes. About 300 mud volcanoes are to be found in Azerbaijan – at the shore, in the sea and on islands. During this trip you will get a great chance to see these amazing active volcanoes from very close distance. Your tour will end in the same location where it has started
After breakfast, depending on your flight times we will transfer you to Heydar Aliyev International Airport.