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On the eastern side of Sir Bani Yas Island, we have on-going archaeological excavations. You will have the opportunity to gain an insight into life on the island centuries ago!

Archaeologists uncovered the remains of an early Christian monastery site, which was founded in the late 6th century AD.

This is the only early Christian site in the UAE, and is of international historical significance! With our fun, informative guided tour you will gain a fascinating understanding into the history of this area, the inhabitants of the region and view the artefacts unearthed so far by the archaeologists.

Suitable for: Ages 6 and above.

Duration: Approximately 1 hour.

Group size: Up to 7 people may participate in this activity at one time.

What to bring: Camera, hat, flat shoes and sunglasses.

Where it is: Christian monastery site.

What you might see: Archaeological excavations

The availability of this activity is subject to weather conditions.

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