Umm Al Quwain
Discover Umm Al Quwain
Umm Al Quwain is the least populous of the seven emirates in the UAE and a very quiet and peaceful place where you can relax and calm down. It is located between Ajman and Ras Al Khaimah.
Umm Al Quwain offers long sand beaches, an enclosed lagoon and public horse riding stables.
Sinniyah Island is a natural reserve for the largest community of the bird Socotra cormorant in UAE, Arabian gazelles and Al Qaram trees. Marine life is exceptional for its abundance and diversity. Between Al-Sinniyah and the mainland is Khor al-Beidah located, a wide area of sand and mud flats of global significance for its large water birds.
Sinniyah and Khor al-Beidah are one of the largest areas of undisturbed and diversified coastal environment still existing in the United Arab Emirates.
Dreamland Aqua Park
Dreamland Aqua Park is located on the coastline of Umm Al Quwain, around 1 hour drive from Dubai.
With 250,000 m2 expanse of landscaped gardens and more than 30 rides, slides, and other attractions, it is one of the largest parks in the region. Dreamland Aqua Park is operated all year round with a daily capacity of ten thousand visitors.
Experience overnight camping for 2 days with access to all water attractions during the park operating hours or just enjoy the Cabanas for a one day rental.
Access to a Tennis Court and night swimming in a designated pool is another benefit.
Dreamland Aqua Park offers Waterside Camping, a unique service in the UAE for those who want to experience something different.
Getting here from the other emirates
From Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah or Ajman take the Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road E311 and follow the signs to Dubai, Sharjah and then Umm Al Quwain.
Of course you can get to Umm Al Quwain by taxi. If you are travelling from elsewhere in the emirates, it is advisable to book in advance, as not all cab drivers will be willing to drive that far.
Kindly note that taxis will stop only in safe areas, if you flag it down on the street.
By Public Bus
There are several inter-emirate and intercity buses provided by the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), which go to Umm Al Quwain. NOL cards or paper tickets are required (passengers must check with the ticket vending office).
Please click on the below link to check the bus routes, timetables, fares and frequency of service: