Al Majaz Waterfront becomes a hive of winter activity

  • Tuesday 14, November 2017 in 12:00 PM
Sharjah 24: As the summer months melt away and the cooler weather settles across the region, Sharjah’s Al Majaz Waterfront brings an increasing stream of residents, tourists and visitors to its outstanding modern facilities, parks, playgrounds and family-friendly features, helping it to become the emirate’s top spot in a global tourism review.
Al Majaz has become synonymous with fun and fitness for all ages. A 750 metre running track made of 6,000 recycled tyres for dedicated runners sits alongside the family train, an 18 hole mini golf course and vast open air playgrounds. They are an ideal place for children to interact and engage with one another and have been specifically designed to provide a safe environment for kids, including those with special needs to have fun as well as encourage physical activities.

The Al Majaz Mini Splash Park is the perfect temperature now the summer sun has loosened its grip on outdoor activities and is the centre of attention for many of the youngsters who converge on Al Majaz Waterfront at weekends and after school.

Complemented by the renowned restaurants and elegant cafés overlooking the tranquil lagoon, Al Majaz Waterfront is a self-contained attraction which caters to everyone from athletes and joggers to nature lovers and amateur sports enthusiasts.

Mohammed Al Mazrouei, Manager of Al Majaz Waterfront, said, “The weather is ideal for everyone to enjoy the attractions and spend their leisure time trying all the features Al Majaz has to offer. From grandchildren to grandparents, it is a venue that people come back time after time because of the quality of our attractions and the level of our service.

“As one of Sharjah’s premier tourist destinations, we receive constant feedback that we are providing a world class facility. TripAdvisor ranked Al Majaz Waterfront as the number one ‘thing to do’ in Sharjah, with ninety one percent of over 700 reviewers saying their experience was either ‘very good’ or ‘excellent’,” Al Mazrouei added.

Al Mazrouei further pointed out “As the cooler weather progresses, we will ensure that trend continues and make certain that Al Majaz becomes an adventure that tourists will never forget.”

In addition to the special activities organised frequently at the waterfront, visitors to Al Majaz Waterfront will be able to take a ride on the water karts and enjoy stunning views towards Al Noor Island and the Sharjah cityscape, as well as savour an array of gastronomic treats at the waterfront’s numerous restaurants and kiosks. Al Majaz’s eclectic mix of local and international food and beverage outlets including El Manza, Pizzaro, Sutis, TGI Friday’s, Zahr El-Laymoun, Caribou Coffee, Shakespeare and Co, Tim Hortons café and Zaroob,

A key leisure destination among UAE residents and a popular tourist attraction for overseas visitors, Al Majaz Waterfront hosts a variety of artistic and entertainment activities throughout the year, including film screenings, stage shows and its renowned New Year’s Eve fireworks. The facility is also home to the Maraya Art Centre – an internationally recognised platform for art projects and exhibitions.