City Sightseeing Sharjah Winter Tours Kicks off
Winter timings will be 9:00 am to 7:00 pm on all three routes
Sharjah, 08 October 2019:City Sightseeing Sharjah (CSS), launched by the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) in collaboration with City Sightseeing Worldwide, has announced timings for its tours during the winter season. Starting from October till May, the CSS will organise daily tours from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm.
The City Sightseeing Sharjah tours offer three bus lines:
The Red Route ‘Leisure Tour’:
The 1.5-hour Leisure Tour includes 13 stops. It begins from the Central Souq with stops at Palm Tree Oasis, Al Noor Mosque, Al Majaz Waterfront, Al Majaz Amphitheatre and Al Montazah. The tour will then continue to Al Khan Beach I and II, Sharjah Aquarium and Maritime Museum, Al Qasba, Sahara Shopping Centre, Safeer Mall and end at City Centre Sharjah.
The Green Route ‘Cultural Tour’:
This tour, which takes 75 minutes, comprises eight stops – the Central Souq, Fish Market, Heart of Sharjah, Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilisation, Sharjah Art Foundation – Rain Room, Radisson Blu, Cultural Square and Mega Mall.
The Blue Route ‘Night Tour’:
This one-hour-long tour features 10 stops: Central Souq, Palm Tree Oasis, Al Noor Mosque, Al Majaz Waterfront, Al Majaz Amphitheatre, Al Montazah, Al Noor Island, Al Khan Beach I and II, Sharjah Aquarium and Maritime Museum and Al Qasba. The night tours are available only on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.
Each of these landmarks is also a hop-on or hop-off destination, allowing visitors flexibility to choose their embarking and disembarking points, giving them the option to explore any of the above-mentioned destinations in detail. Water and free Wi-Fi are available on board of the bus.
The comprehensive tours introduce tourists and residents to the unique landmarks of Sharjah onboard double-decker buses designed for local weather conditions. A multilingual audio guide in seven languages – Arabic, English, Russian, German, Chinese, Spanish and Hindi – is available on all tours.
Tickets for City Sightseeing Sharjah are available at all CSS stops in Sharjah and sales outlets in the main tourist destinations and shopping centres. They include Al Majaz Waterfront, Al Qasba, Mega Mall, the Central Souq and Sahara Shopping Centre, as well as at the front desks of many hotels and travel agencies in Sharjah. You can also purchase the tickets online at: http://www.citysightseeing.ae.