Shop And Travel With Ease With Car Rental Fujairah
Fujairah is one of the seven emirates of the UAE. It is the only emirate to share a coastline only with the Gulf of Oman, and not the Persian Gulf. It is a major bunkering port with shipping and ship-related services being thriving and profitable businesses.
Shopaholics no longer need to drive down to Dubai every time they feel the urge to splurge. They can just drive over to Fujairah’s very own shopping mall with a Hertz rent a car in Fujairah. Developed by Majd Al Futtaim Properties in collaboration with the UAE government at a cost of AED 400 million, the new Fujairah City Centre is geared towards boosting Fujairah’s economy by developing the retail sector, creating jobs, and providing opportunities for tourism.
The 30, 000 square-meter mall was officially opened by Sheikh Moammed Al Sharqi in April 2012. The Fujairah City Centre offers an unparalleled shopping experience with over 100 stores dedicated to both local and internationally renowned brands, including H&M, Nine West, Emax, and Carrefour, and about 25 restaurants and cafes. It also aims to redefine entertainment with its Magic Planet entertainment area and 11-screen Vox Cinema complex.
One can now cut down their travel time from 90 minutes to 30 when driving from Fujairah to Dubai with Hertz car rental in Fujairah. This has been made possible by the construction of the new Sheikh Khalifa highway which was inaugurated in December 2011. The highway is part of the UAE’s plan to invest in the infrastructure of the Northern Emirates. It begins from the entrance of Fujairah city and crosses Al Gazirmi, Wadi Sahm, Kadra and Shawka Valleys, and ends at Maleeha road in Sharjah.The 40-kilometre stretch took almost 4 years and AED 1.7 billion to build. For frequent commuters from Fujairah to Dubai, it is a welcomed relief from traffic at the Masafi Friday Market and the Souk Al Juma.