The United Arab Emirates has fast become a popular destination for those hoping to experience luxury, varied landscapes and beautiful coastlines. With a fascinating culture and heritage, Ras al Khaimah mixes the authentic with tourist favourites. Surrounded by the picturesque Hajar Mountains, you’ll be in for a treat when it comes to views on your Ras al Khaimah holiday. Moreover, trips to Ras al Khaimah are action-packed above all else. Whether you’re trekking across dusky deserts or admiring sparkling oases, you’ll never be bored.
Often considered the Wild West of the Emirates, Ras Al Khaimah is a spell-binding place of natural beauty and rich traditions. The city is split in two, divided by the Khour Ras Al Khaimah waterway. The west side is the Old Town where you'll find the museum - housed in a restored fort. The eastern area is known as Al Nakheel and is the commercial district.
One of the best things about visiting Ras al Khaimah is staying in luxury. With an abundance of hotels to choose from, you’ll no doubt enjoy the splendour of Ras al Khaimah’s top hotels. Choose from a range of boards and star ratings to top off your holiday in UAE’s most northern emirate.
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Ras al Khaimah,
Ras al Khaimah
The average flight time to Ras al Khaimah from the UK is 6 hours 40 minutes.
There are a variety of activities and things to see in Ras al Khaimah. It is the perfect destination for those looking for a bit of action and adventure. Not forgetting to mention, kids will have a glorious time here too! Whether you enjoy hiking up mountains, sightseeing old landmarks or if you fancy a challenge of trekking through the desert, Ras al Khaimah has it all.
Ras al Khaimah stays warm throughout the year. Due to the constant hot climate, Ras al Khaimah makes for a great holiday destination between November and April when the majority of European destinations are suffering from colder temperatures. During this winter period, the weather is warm but milder than the summer, making it a great time for those who are serious about getting hands on with Ras al Khaimah’s adventure activities. On the other hand, the summer period can get extremely hot making sightseeing and other physical activities difficult to do.
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