The third-largest city in the UAE, Sharjah has many attractions for visitors to explore, from bustling markets and culturally rich museums to sandy beaches and exotic aquariums.
The Radisson Blu Resort, Sharjah is a great place to base yourself while you explore all Sharjah has to offer. With well-appointed accommodation, fine food and a beachside spa, this hotel in Sharjah has everything you'll need for a Sharjah holiday.
Find the best attractions in Sharjah
One of the most popular attractions in Sharjah is the Blue Souk, a large indoor market located close to the Khalid Lagoon. The souk gets its name from the building's striking blue roof and is an excellent example of modern Islamic architecture. With 600 shops and stalls selling a variety of goods, including high-grade silk and wool goods from Iran, Pakistan and India, the souk also delights those looking for shopping in Sharjah.
The Sharjah Aquarium attracts many visitors through its doors every year, thanks to its collection of 250 species of sea life and educational facilities. The aquarium's cutting-edge layout allows you to explore underwater worlds from both above and below the water. The aquarium also has a gift shop, cafeteria and prayer rooms.
Another of the region's unique attractions, the Spice Souk, can be found in the Deira district of nearby Dubai. The souk is a great destination to pick up authentic Arabian spice, herbs and textiles. Visitors can haggle with shopkeepers to get the best price on rugs, incense, spices and other items.
For those looking for historical and cultural attractions, museums in Sharjah offer a wealth of experience.
Exploring Sharjah attractions from Radisson Blu Sharjah
Situated on the seafront, the Radisson Blu Resort, Sharjah's location allows you to explore the city's attractions with ease. Combine this with the lavish accommodation and sumptuous meals provided by the hotel and you have the perfect accommodation in Sharjah.