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Emirate of Ajman

The Emirate of Ajman is located on the Arabian Gulf with a coast of about 16 Kilometer long, between the Emirates of Sharjah and Umm Al Quwain, the Emirate covers an area of about 259 square kilometers, equivalent to 0.3% of the area of the country without the islands, and a population of 206,997 according to the census of December 2005. Ajman City, the capital of the Emirate of Ajman, is located on the coast of the Arabian Gulf, Ajman City is also the residence of His Highness Sheikh Humaid Bin Rashid al Nuaimi, the Ruler, it has all the government departments, companies, banks, commercial markets, and port of Ajman which is located on the Creek, that passes through the city.

Although Ajman has become a modern city that provides the modern services and facilities, it has maintained its old traditional character which enables the Emirate to occupy a privileged position that combines the achievements of the modern age with the authenticity of the ancient past. The charming beaches of Ajman provide fresh air away from noise and pollution, they attract many sea lovers to do different activities.

Masfout is one of the famous areas in the South-East of the Emirate of Ajman, it’s about 110 km away from the city, Masfout is famous for agriculture, fertile soil, spacious valleys, and moderate climate, which made it a center for tourists and tourism. Masfout has a marvelous picturesque nature that gives the surrounding mountains in the area a breathtaking beauty.

The Fort of Ajman is a highlighted monument in the country, dating back to the eighteenth century, as it conveys the reality of life in different eras. The fort was renovated and converted into a museum containing integrated models of antiquities, traditional artifacts, and pictures of ancient social life.