Why should RAK feature in your must-visit places?
Planning a Trip? Why should one miss the splendours of this beautiful emirate…
IT’S CLOSER THAN YOU THINK
Ras Al Khaimah is only a 45-minute drive from Dubai Airport but feels a million miles away from the urban hustle. You’ll likely need less than half a tank of gas for a round trip to Ras Al Khaimah – much less expensive and much less hassle than a flight out of the country!
SCENIC DESERTS AND PRISTINE WATERS
One of the most gorgeous places to see the authentic desert lifestyle and local flora and fauna amidst the set-up of the Bedouin backdrop that brings out the best in the Arab heritage – what more? Drive along the admirable coastlines with a candid view of the rising/setting sun
FANTASTIC DEALS AND ATTRACTIONS
Be sure to take advantage of discounted rates for UAE residents in many of the hotels during the year. Water Parks, Spa’s, hotel Stays and many activities will keep your summers at bay and a variety of fine dining and happening nightlife options throughout the year will have you amused..
RAK IS COOLER
As the emirate is surrounded by mountains and coasts, the relative temperature is typically 10 degrees cooler than in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, even in the height of summer. In winter, however, be prepared to play in the snow!
KIDS THINGS TO DO
Several activities and summer camps to keep the kids entertained whether at the beach, in the malls, and plenty of thrills at the best water parks in and around. Many hotels such as Marjan Resort, Rixos Bab Al Bahr, and DoubleTree Marjan by Hilton have kids clubs – that will leave you free to relax.
LEISURE AND SPORTS ATTRACTIONS
Stay cool in a temperature controlled pool, at an Arctic-themed water park, or choose from a range of refreshing water sports, such as wakeboarding, jet skiing, water surfing and lots more. Things to do like seasonal para-gliding, under-water diving, golf clubs and yacht sailing are just a few options for a perfect staycation
With multiple luxury spas, relaxation resorts and grooming parlours to choose from, RAK has a treatment for everyone wanting to relax away from the everyday hustle-bustle. This should be one of the must things to do in Ras Al Khaimah
Several luxury hotels and resorts in RAK offer accommodation with a private pool, self-facilitated chalets and gourmet dining – which means you and your friends can enjoy a secluded hideaway.
INDOOR THINGS TO DO
Hit one of RAK’s many malls to relax in air-conditioned comfort. There are a lot of things to do like watch a
SIGHTSEEING THINGS TO DO
Ras Al Khaimah is a place of sorts that offers a multitude of reasons to explore nature. There are
- New Bus from Dubai Mall to RAK in Just AED 30
- Longbeach Campground’s Winter Fun for Kids!
- Al Hamra Village Hotel’s Festive Season Spectacular in Ras Al Khaimah
- DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island’s Festive Wonderland
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