About Explore Tour
Situated to the north of Dubai near Oman’s MusandamPeninsula and surrounded by the Al Hajar Mountains, Ras Al Khaimah is one of the most popular Emirates of the United Arab Emirates. Covering an area of nearly 1,700 square km, the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah is divided into two main segments, Old Ras Al Khaimah and Nakheel, on either side of a creek.From mighty mountains, sodden sand deserts, calm lagoons to seraphic beaches, Ras Al Khaimah has it all. It is considered as a perfect travel destination to get more in lesser time.Furthermore, with over 7,000 years of intriguing history and culture, Ras Al Khaimah is the perfect getaway for all type of travelers, be it family with kids, honeymooners, adventure seekers or even solo travelers. And the UAE’s stunning Ras Al Khaimah deserves every bit of attention due to its offeirngs.
Our Ras Al Khaimah will take you through some of the Emirate’s most remarkable settings and to a city that’s rich in history and culture, offering a truly authentic Arabian experience. Ras Al Khaimah is a much cheaper option than Dubai for your holiday in the UAE. Along with cheaper accommodation options, it is also home to attractions that are sure to keep you entertained throughout your UAE trip. Within 2,500 square kilometers, Ras Al Khaimah offers more attractions and activities than you’d believe. Highlights include the Ras Al-Khaimah National Museum, Jebel Jais, MarjanIsland and Ras Al Khaimah Beaches among others. The Ras Al Khaimah National Museum is a must-see for anyone who appreciates art and history, or is curious to find out more about the culture of the region. Moreover, soaring at 1,934 m above sea level, the UAE’s highest peak, Jebel Jais boasts awe-inspiring vistas and exhilarating adventures for every traveler.
Just like other parts of UAE, Ras Al Khaimah also experiences very hot summers that stretch on for most part of the year, with mild, short winters, which is common with desert sceneries. The best time to visit Ras Al Khaimah is during the winter season, from December to February. Please note that this is one of the busiest tourist seasons for Ras Al Khaimah, so make all travel bookings in advance. Avoid travel between May to August,during the peak months of the summers as the temperature goes above 45° C, making it impossible to enjoy the outdoor activities, thanks to the extremely broiling heat and high levels of humidity.
Adventure enthusiasts will love the array of activities at this breathtaking destination, providing the world’s longest zip-line, around 60 km of coastline perfect for scuba diving and fly boarding, and majestic mountains – perfect for mountain biking, climbing or hiking on the UAE’s highest peak, Jebel Jais. If you fancy bringing back a few souvenirs from your trip, check out what some of the malls have to offer. Places such as RAK Mall, Manar Mall, Al Naeem Mall, My City Centre Al Dhait, RamezHyper Mall Rak and Al Hamra Mall all offer an exciting range of shopping experiences. RAK Palace Shopping Centre is especially good for low budget shopping.