Seneyah / Al Sinniyah Island - History, Timings & Entry Fee

Adventure / Trekking | Nature

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Distance (From Ajman): 39 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 2-3 Hours

Transportation Options: Bus / Cab

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 19 km from Umm Al Quwain and 39 km from Ajman, Seneyah Island or Al Sinniyah Island is a serene island situated near the coast of Umm Al-Quwain city. It is one of the most popular places to visit in Umm Al Quwain as part of Ajman Tour Packages.

The series of islands lie east to the mainland of Umm al-Quwain are surrounded by mangrove forests and are an important area for migratory birds. Seneyah Island is the largest of the island group. Many birds, including flamingos, herons, terns, and plovers can be seen in the shallow mud flats here. It is the most preferred island for a great nature escape from the hustle and bustle of the cities of the United Arab Emirates.

The Al Sinniyah Island is especially meant for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts since it hosts a wide variety of flora and fauna like the rare Socotra cormorants, flamingoes and seagulls. If you are travelling with your partner then you must this island as it is one of the most romantic places in Ajman. Due to its close proximity to Dubai, the island is a favourite day trip for those interested in the Gulf's natural environment.

Timings: 10 AM - 6 PM

Entry: Free