Unveil Sharjah's Secrets: In-App Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 1.7km
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Duration 45m
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This tour was generated with the help of AI with human post moderation. It allows us to propose more diverse content for you while keeping good quality and lower price
Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
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Tour preview

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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Enjoy the Self-Guided Audio Tour and unearth Sharjah's layered history
  • Discover the tales of old Emirati homes and their inhabitants
  • Admire wind towers and the cooling secrets of traditional architecture
  • See coral blocks and learn their role in Sharjah's heritage structures
  • Feel the legacy of pearl merchants in the Husn area
Discover the hidden gems of Sharjah with the 'Unveil Sharjah's Secrets' in-app audio tour. Ideal for culture enthusiasts and history buffs, this tour takes you on a journey through the emirate's storied past, from the legacy of pearl merchants to the whispers of tradition among the palm trees. Annette, your audio guide with years of Gulf experience, will lead you through the shaded laneways of old Sharjah, where tales of times past echo through the streets and art blends with history in an enchanting dance of old and new. The tour commences at the heart of old Sharjah and guides you along a path dotted with mosques, galleries, and historic homes, concluding at the stunning Persian Mosque. You'll begin by uncovering the historic houses and their stories and proceed through courtyards and sikkas, where art and heritage come alive under the Arabian sun. From the intimate details of a mihrab to a walk in the shaded relief of palm trees, every turn promises a new discovery. Among the most memorable experiences are the intuitive craftsmanship of coral block structures, the clever designs of wind towers, and the tranquility of palm-lined courtyards. You'll come to appreciate the ingenious ways locals have adapted to the climate, making Sharjah a true oasis of culture in the desert. By the end of the tour, you'll carry with you not just photographs but the spirit of an emirate that has artfully preserved its heart amidst the sands of time.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Doors to another time
Persian Mosque - farewell
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
Cancellation policies vary according to activity type. Please check the conditions of your required activity Self-guided audio tour.
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