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Mleiha Archaeological Centre

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Mleiha City, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
+971 6 802 1111
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is one of the most interesting sites that was unearthed by the tourism authority of Sharjah. An amazing experience first hand about the history of the UAE.

Thank shehararizly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mleiha is not just history! Its mix of history and adventure. Amszing dunes of beautiful sand hugging rocky mountains. You can enjoy amsxing adventures and look at history goes back to 120,000 years before existence. And then go and hike the dunes by fat bikes,...More

Thank Hassan A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Mleiha Archeology Centre is a wealth of history especially during the pre-islamic time period. The entire site is spread over several kilometers and displays forts, burial grounds, village sites, etc. Due to the outside nature of the majority of the sites, I highly recommend...More

Thank leeharrelldxb
CroydonShurooq, Director of Sales at Mleiha Archaeological Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear leeharrelldxb, Thank you for your lovely review of the centre. We hope you visit us in the coming winter season for a bunch of new activities and experiences!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are fan of outdoors and sand. This is the right place for you. However it would be pleasant to visit in good weather..

Thank Umer_Yousaf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an Amazing experience right from the Museum Tour. The Star Gazing experience & hospitality at the camp was also excellent. As it was a bit windily and warm due to the summer the overnight stay was a bit challenging. Nevertheless we were well...More

Thank Pattawar
CroydonShurooq, Director of Sales at Mleiha Archaeological Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Pattawar, Thank you for your lovely review on Mleiha and on the overnight experience. The weather does get warm at nights during June to August - but these are the best months for stargazing and Milky way viewing! We hope you join us again...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent experience, would absolutely recommend. We have done the camping and the dune buggying with this company and they are great.

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Great experience with the all the team from Mleiha. Nirmal the educator coordinator was super. His knowledge and enthusiasm for all things cosmo and local archaeological was infectious. The supper and breakfast was plentiful. The camping set up was very comfortable. Would recommend it. Suggest...More

Thank ShaneM794
Reviewed 24 May 2018

I have made it a habit of stopping at the Mleiha Archaeological Center on Friday mornings on my way back from mountain biking in Showka to eat at their excellent cafe. There is an incredible menu full of interesting and healthy options. My favorite is...More

Thank brioneilleone
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Our museum guide Prabhu was extremely informative and patient answering all our questions Our driver Shihab was calm, punctual and helpful The dinner served and the ambience created with the Arabian chairs, music and candles at the sunset lounge far exceeded my expectations We spent...More

2  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Rajesh and I spent last weekend in the beautiful city of Sharjah. Like all our other vacations we had an amazing time. But there was one element this time which made it extraordinary - our trip and overnight camping at Mleiha Archaeological Centre . Mleiha...More

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26 April 2018|
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Response from bstrvl55711 | Reviewed this property |
You will need to arrange a ride. When I was there it was empty at the end of the tour, so no taxis around. They offer it as additional cost. Note I drove myself.
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5 February 2018|
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Response from ardeeyambao | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, try to contact Mleiha at 0502103780 or email them at Mleihamanagement@discovermleiha.ae as they probably can arrange pick-up service but for sure for a specific number of people..
Abhiroop S
23 May 2017|
Response from Vasudevandxb | Reviewed this property |
Hi. UAE will have the summer heat gradually going up from May till September... Very hot periods. Mleiha has the following summer promotions with respect to various activities as given below. Beat the heat with our... More