Al Ain Falaj Trails & District

Location
Al Ain - United Arab Emirates
Scope
Landscape Architecture

Al Ain Falaj Trails & District

Located in the eastern part of Al Ain City, UAE, Aflaj Park covers an area of 480ha. The area has a special cultural and historical importance with the existence of three ancient aflaj irrigation systems - Falaj Khalifa, Falaj Al Aini and Falaj Al Dawoodi.ICON has developed a concept design for Aflaj Park at the request of Al Ain City Municipality (AAM).Concept design features include the following: Visitors Centre, Wadi Park, Pocket parks, Petting Zoo, Camping and individual picnic areas, Sports area, Outdoor art space, Bike and pedestrian trails. All proposed facilities and activities are supportive of three essential guidelines - heritage, recreation and education.