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Ras Al Khaimah Holidays

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Ras Al Khaimah
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There’s so much to see and do on your Ras Al Khaimah holidays that you’ll never be at a loss during your visit. This emirate boasts a stunning 64km coastline surrounded by a shimmering blue ocean and velvety soft sand beaches, which are perfect for a romantic stroll. Experience the rich 5000 year heritage it boasts within beautiful mountainous landscapes, red sandy deserts and vibrant green plains – you’ll feel like you’re visiting several different places all at once!

Situated in the northernmost part of the United Arab Emirates, Ras Al Khaimah is a destination that receives sunshine and hot weather conditions all year round. This makes it the ideal holiday getaway for those in search of the perfect beach holiday!

When exploring Ras Al Khaimah, you’ll experience the extraordinary fusion of old and new Arabic culture. The emirate has two sections – old and new, each of which has its own, distinctive character. Step back in time and see how the traditional side is brought to life with old souks, historical buildings and monuments, whereas the newer side plays host to glamorous shopping malls and modern architecture. 

This is a family-friendly destination with various hotels situated on the beach front all with plenty of facilities to keep the kids entertained! It’s one of the best locations for dabbling in water-sports activities, including; scuba diving, sailing, water skiing, jet-skiing and fishing - which the whole family can get involved in. Don’t forget to visit the iconic Iceland Waterpark and beautiful Saqr Park - perfect for fun-filled family days out!

Whether you’re taking a long holiday or quick stopover, Ras Al-Khaimah's proximity to international amenities is fantastic. With only a short, 45 minute drive from Dubai International Airport and easy access to the National Highway, it is fast becoming one of the most visited places within the United Arab Emirates.

So what are you waiting for? Book your Ras Al Khaimah all inclusive holiday today.

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Top 5 Things To Do
  1. Ice Land Water Park

    Water park with ice-themed scenery & high-speed slides plus a wave pool, bathing zone & kids' area.

  2. Dhayah Fort

    Built in the 19th century over ancient ruins, this hill-shaped castle offers mountain & sea views.

  3. Museum of Ras Al Khaimah

    National museum with archaeological & historical exhibits & galleries housed inside a former fort.

  4. Jebel Jais

    Zip-line and mountain.

  5. Saqr Park

    Opened in the 1990s, this public park features green spaces, playgrounds & other facilities.

Helpful Information
Currency: UAE dirham
Flying time from the UK: Flight time from London to Ras Al Khaimah is 8 hours 15 minutes.
Primary Language: Arabic
Passport & Visas: Brits will be granted a free of charge visitor/tourist visa upon arrival in the UAE. No application in advance of travel is needed. Your passport will be stamped with the visa as you pass through Immigration.
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Our Expert Says

Immerse yourself in the authentic and charmingly romantic side of the United Arab Emirates. The northern Emirati gem of Ras Al Khaimah feels like a thousand miles from the skyscrapers and bright lights of Dubai with its beautiful mountainous landscapes, red sandy deserts, traditional souks and 5,000 years of history. We guarantee it will be one of the most romantic sunsets you’ll ever witness.

Morag – Online Community Executive