Comes from the name of the large mountain source which is still supplying with water several villages of the emirate. Derivative of the Arab word with the root "fajhar" meaning "to spread, gush forth, be in full swing (about a source)".
FUJAIRAH emirate is the only emirate coming to the Gulf of Oman, in the distance from Main Roads. His territory was stretched along the Gulf of Oman more than on 90 kilometers. This location gives to the emirate very specific strategic importance.The city of FUJAIRAH is the capital of the emirate where are office of the Governor, the public and government agencies, business concerns. rugy important points on the map of the emirate are FUJAIRAH. Port and FUJAIRAH the international airport.
Other characteristic feature of the emirate consists in picturesque mountains in which deep valleys the Gulf of Oman bears the waters and there are green oases with a fertile soil. It is extremely attractive place for tourism: high mountains in combination with picturesque valleys, deep gorges and sandy beaches, fine mountain landscapes and mineral waters. Other well-known area - Dibba Al-FUJAIRAH who supports the most important agricultural and livestock projects. Also he is well-known as the fishing area.