5 Amazing Activities In Ras Al-Khaimah You Have To Try At Least Once


Escape from the city’s hustle and bustle with a relaxing RAK weekend filled with these fun attractions:

5. Watch the sunset on Jebel Jais

About 55 kilometers northeast of Ras Al-Khaimah, Jebel Jais is part of the Hajar Mountain Range and is the tallest mountain in the UAE, with its summit at 1,934 meters.

What? A 20-kilometer-long hike to the top to the most spectacular series of landscaped terraces from where you can enjoy gazing at the amazing views and beautiful horizon.

Where? Jebel Jais

How much? Free!


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4. Zipline down the world’s longest Zipline – Jebel Jais

If you’re an adrenaline junkie, you’ll definitely enjoy the thrill of a flight down the world’s longest zipline!

What? 2.8 kilometers at 120 kilometers per hour whilst enjoying the delightfull mountain whilst suspended mid-air.

Where? Jebel Jais Flight

How much? AED330

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3. Hike Up Dhayah Fort

Travel down memory lane to the 16th century!

What? The panoramic views from the fort’s ramparts are well worth exploring, and for anyone interested in history, exploring the fort itself is a must!

Where? Northern Al Rams, Ras Al Khaimah

How much? Free!


2. Explore the Abandoned Village at Jaziret Al Hamra

Get a real sense of what traditional Emirati village life was like at this Abandoned village from the 60s

What? Explore the ancient houses made out of traditional coral-block architecture

Where? Jaziret Al Hamra 20 kilometers south from Ras Al-Khaimah city.

How much? Free!


1. A therapeutic experience at Khatt Springs

Reap the healing benefits of the mineral hot springs and gorgeous mountain views at Khatt Springs

What? Khatt Springs is an area of mineral-rich hot pools, where the water is noted for its relaxing and therapeutic properties, you should also stop and explore Khatt Fort which dates back to the 19th-century!

Where? About 26 kilometers southeast of Ras Al-Khaimah

How much? Free!


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