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Scenic Shees Rest Area Opens Amidst the Majestic Hajar Mountains

The Shees Rest Area allows guests to enjoy its spectacular beauty while partaking in life's simple pleasures.

Nestled in the awe-inspiring embrace of the rugged Hajar mountains, the Shees Rest Area welcomes visitors to savor its breathtaking beauty while enjoying the simple pleasures of life, from sipping aromatic karak tea to relishing a freshly boiled corn on the cob. 

This idyllic location has opened just in time for the UAE’s winter season.

Inauguration by His Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi:

Located a mere kilometer from Shees Park, which boasts an artificial waterfall, the rest area was inaugurated by His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah. 

The picturesque surroundings and cool mountain air provided a perfect setting for the occasion.

A Shopper’s Paradise:

The Shees Rest Area boasts 58 shops offering various products and services. Visitors can peruse and purchase fresh fruits, vegetables, domestic plants, carpets with intricate designs, perfumes, and camping gear. 

Whether you’re seeking local produce or unique items, this destination has something for every shopper.

The plant shops offer the famous Dh1 potted flowers, attracting customers who leave with boxes filled with vibrant greens to brighten their spaces.

Fresh Produce Bargains:

For those who love fresh fruits, this location provides an opportunity to purchase a variety of UAE-grown fruits and vegetables at wholesale rates. 

Shoppers can acquire boxes of mangoes, oranges, papayas, guavas, apples, and watermelons, all for just Dh90. 

Additionally, shops offer packets of freshly sliced fruits for Dh10 and corn on the cob for Dh5, making it an affordable choice for a healthy snack.

Visitors can enjoy an array of culinary delights, including the traditional favorite, karak tea, offered for a mere Dh1. Restaurants and cafes in the area provide the perfect setting to relish these treats while taking in the stunning surroundings.

Outdoor Entertainment:

The Shees Rest Area features a 430-square-meter outdoor theater adorned with lush greenery. 

A sizable 24-square-meter projector screens captivating films, offering visitors a unique cinematic experience in this picturesque setting.

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