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Guided Tour of Mleiha Valley of the Caves

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Enjoy a guided tour of Mleiha Archaeological Center and put on your walking shoes for a trek of Valley of the Caves.

Highlights

  • A 1-hour guided tour of Valley of the Caves at Mleiha Archaeological Center will take you through evidence of ancient life dating back to the Stone Age.

  • Enter the Neolithic age as you set foot in the caves at the valley and have your guide explain the anthropological past of Mleiha.

  • The limestone mountains make for gorgeous scenery so don’t forget to click pictures of the panoramas from the mountain outpost.

  • Fun Fact: A treasure-filled chest from the Bronze age also resides at the Mleiha Archaeological Center!

Inclusions

  • 1-hr guided tour

  • Entry to Mleiha Archaeological Center

  • Trek of Valley of the Caves

  • Photo stop

Cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Mleiha is a region rich in anthropological echoes of life, as it served as a link between the continents of Africa and Asia. Evidence states that this region was where the ancient humans passed through while traveling via the Red sea during Ice Age. A treasure trove for relics from Old Stone Age to Iron Age and Pre-Islamic times, Mleiha boasts of a rich archaeological heritage. On this hour-long guided tour of the region, get insight into the facets of ancient life.

Take a short trek along the trail to reach the caves in the valley that date back to the Neolithic and Paleolithic periods. As your guide enriches you with facts about ancient history and the life of human beings, walk along the area and try to find fossils that may be strewn across the way. The limestone mountains around the region create a beautiful landscape that you can utilize to create some memorable pictures. This short exploration will take you back in time and leave you wondering about our ancestors and their survival!

Important Information

  • Facilities: Parking, Restrooms.

  • This tour can accommodate a maximum of 10 people in 1 group.

  • It's recommended to wear light clothes along with comfortable shoes.

  • Bring along your sunglasses, sunscreen, hat, jacket, and camera.

  • Sunset time varies depending on seasonality.

  • Enjoy the freedom to book without having to pick a date.

Restrictions

  • The experience is not suitable for children aged 5 and under, pregnant women, and people with back and neck problems.

Timings

  • Daily: 9:30am to 1 hr before sunset
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • These vouchers can be redeemed anytime during the validity period. Please get in touch with us before your desired date of visit to confirm your reservation.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 5 minutes before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

Meeting Point

  • Meet your guide at Mleiha Archaeological Centre Front Desk, and you will be connected with your tour guide

  • Address: Mleiha Archeological Centre - Sharjah - United Arab Emirates.

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