Al Ain Oasis

Filled with palm plantations,many of which are still working farms. The cool, shady walkways transport you from the heat and noise of the city to a tranquil haven; all you’ll hear is birdsong and the rustle of the palm fronds. Employing a 3,000 year old falaj irrigation system, oasis features a series of mesmerizing water channels that give life to the palm plantations in this inner-city paradise. Spread over 1,200 hectares and containing more than 147,000 date palms of up to 100 different varieties, chose one of eight separate entrances to explore how countless generations have tapped into underground wells to keep the city green.