Thousands of people will travel to Sharjah in any given year. They come for a variety of reasons including business, personal, and religious. There is much to see here, and to get to them with ease, one should rent a car in Sharjah. Once visitors have their own means of transportation, they can take advantage of the many, many sites that are located here.
Many of the most popular sites are located in what is called the Heritage Area. By driving over to Mij Avenue and Al-Maraija Road, visitors will be able to view many impressive historic buildings. And the whole family will enjoy visiting the Al Hisn Fort and the Literature Square with House of Poetry.
The Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization and the Sharjah Heritage Museum are also very popular sites. Please note that many sites that are located in the Heritage Area have opening times that are solely for women.
As mentioned above, the Fort Museum is popular and it dominates the Heritage District. It is surprising how much love went into its restoration. Here, one can get a glimpse of life in the Emirate.
With a car rental in Sharjah, you can visit the Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization. This is a wonderful place for any visitor who has an interest in the faith. You can see handwritten Qur`ans, and even see letters from the Prophet Muhammad written to leaders. Various artifacts from Mecca are also on exhibit.
These are only a few of the sites that you can see in this fascinating area when you take advantage of car rentals in Sharjah. Enjoy your visit and see as much as possible.