Holding more than 90% of the entire Emirate population, the city of Ajman is located along the Persian Gulf, just to the north of Sharjah and forms an urban area that houses companies, markets, banks and many local and international retail shops. There are several tourist attractions in the city such as the Ajman National Museum situated at Ajman Fort, the Red Fort and the museum in the inland enclave of Manama. The main airport in the emirate is located about 60 km east of the city in Al Manama enclave and it is expected to be operational in Q1 2019. Meanwhile, Ajman residents can use Sharjah International Airport which is only dozen kilometers away from the city.
Al Zahya represents an area located in the city of Ajman. Its surrounding areas are Al Helio, Al Heliow, Emirates City, Al Alia and Al Bahia. It is a large but very unoccupied area, consisting of farms and plant nurseries and as such, it holds just a small number of other important amenities, such as the Hayaz Roastery Restaurant, Masjid Al Rehmah Mosque, parks and farms (the Ajman municipality public park & plant nursery, Saleh Aljallah Farm, Abdul Rahim Garden, Abdul Rahim al Saeedi frame) and Hortica Plants and Flowers (home goods store).