Sharjah has just welcome a new attraction to its roaster. His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, the esteemed Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, recently inaugurated the Kalba Heritage Market, a delightful blend of tradition and modernity. If this sounds like your cup of tea then keep reading to find out all the fantastic details as to why you should go.
In The Heart Of Qalaa
Situated in the heart of the city, the Kalba Heritage Market stands proudly in the Qalaa area, gracefully spanning both sides of Sheikh Saeed bin Hamad Al Qasimi Road. This prime location ensures easy access for all, making it a central hub for locals and visitors alike.
Bringing A Modern Twist To Tradition
The market seamlessly marries modern conveniences with timeless charm. Using traditional architectural designs and building materials, it captures the essence of the region’s ancient architectural style. Comprising 104 old shops, including restaurants, cafés, perfume and clothing stores, the market exudes a heritage imprint, aligning perfectly with the city’s traditional urban style.
Family-Friendly Fun At Kalba
Beyond shopping, the Kalba Heritage Market caters to families by offering a range of kid-friendly activities. From a horse-riding track to a designated play area, children can revel in the joy of play. Additionally, there’s a special spot for capturing memories with majestic falcons, adding a touch of excitement to family outings.
You can now officially add Kalba Heritage Market on your list of must-visit places in Sharjah. At Kalba you can expect nothing less than tradition and modernity seamlessly blending together, where every corner is infused with the rich tapestry of Sharjah’s history. Embrace the allure of this vibrant market, a testament to the commitment of Sharjah’s Ruler in preserving and celebrating the city’s cultural heritage.