Ras Al Khaimah is renowned for its many beautiful camping spots, where people can enjoy picnics and barbeques, away from the hustle and bustle of major city centres. When the UAE welcomes the much sought after , colder winter weather, people from all over the country are looking for the best spots to set up their tents, or just lay down their mats to enjoy the magnificent scenery.
Get yourself prepared for one groovy camping in beautiful Jebel Jais Mountains of Ras Al Khaimah.
Spend a night on top of Jebel Jais and enjoy the “sun-kiss-mountain” view, BBQ or bring ready food, star gazing and have late night chatting on interesting topics…maybe someone has some horror story to tell.
Bathroom booths are available there at the location of camping.. so its convenient.
Jebel Jais is the highest mountain in UAE and has the best view on top.
In addition to offering a series of viewing platforms for visitors, the newly opened facility serve as a base camp for hikers and bikers looking to test themselves on the rugged mountain range.
If you are willing to spend, you have zoom at the world’d longest zipline. For bookings and discount availability see the link below:
For those who haven’t been in camping before you will need to put the following on top of your checklist:
1. Moderate size tent for 2 (200x150x110) cm or smaller, you can buy it from any hyper market, ACE, or souq.com
2. Blanket, pillow, towel, slippers and comfortable shoes.
3. Extra set of clothes
4. Wet wipes
5. Power supplies (Power bank, batteries, etc.)
7. Water and beverages
8. Moderate size mat…..or fold up chair (optional)
9. Utensils (disposable plates, spoons, forks, knives and cups)
You can also bring:
1. Sleeping bag
3. Barbeque equipment for those who want to grill
4. First Aid Kit
Driving: Road is very smooth and well platform you won’t need an SUV or 4X4 cars to reach there. There are plenty of places to park your car there.
Car Pooling: If you dont have a vehicle or you dont drive, make friend with somebody who can accompany you for your night adventure. The more the merrier.
Free Shuttle bus: RAK TDA has started a free shuttle bus service to the top of Jebel jais. You can contact shuttle bus service and check their timings. Link here: