Spread over 400-hectare (990-acre) of land, the Al Ain Zoo is situated at the foothills of the Jebel Hafeet Mountain in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates. The zoo houses around 4,000 animals, out of which 30% of the 180 species are termed as endangered. The zoo is home to the white lion, an almost extinct species as less than 200 remain in the entire world. The breeding conditions of the zoo are great as there are tree-shaded paddocks there. Furthermore, the zoo houses a big cat habitat where lions, black and spotted l... read more
Sheikh Zayed Palace Museum, also known as the Al Ain Palace Museum is an establishment situated in the city of Al Ain, within Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The museum is located in the royal palace of Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan (the former president if UAE) and his family.
The museum was primarily built in the year 1910 on the western side of the Al Ain Oasis. It is the largest oasis in the city of Al Aim. The former president Sheikh Zayed resides here until the year 1966. In 1998 with suitable permiss... read more
The aesthetically designed Al Jahili Fort is one of the most historic structures in United Arab Emirates. It is a great specimen of the local military architecture. The fort is popular for being the largest castles in Al Ain and holds great importance as it associated with the history of the Al Nahyan Family.
HistoryThe development of the fort started in the year 1891 and concluded in 1898, under the supervision of Sheikh Zayed the First. The fort location was ideal for military as well as residential purposes. ... read more