One of the 7 United Arab Emirates, Ras Al Khaimah is located in the northern part of the UAE bordering the exquisite warm waters of the Persian Gulf. With mile after mile of sweeping sandy beaches, glorious sunshine, a rich heritage and first class facilities, it's quickly becoming one of the best year round holiday destinations.
Whilst its located just 60 minutes from Dubai, unlike its sister emirate, Ras Al Khaimah's landscape is not one of sky scrapers and towering structures but instead boasts a variety of stunning natural vistas ranging from golden sandy beaches to breath-taking mountainous peaks, lush green plains to turquoise lagoons. It is quite possibly one of the most picturesque locations in the whole of the United Arab Emirates.
The resort of Ras Al Khaimah is a quiet and welcoming place renowned for its hospitality. Scattered throughout the region you will find a haven of exclusive hotels and resorts, international restaurants and exquisite spas offering the very best of everything.
Ras Al Khaimah truly has something for everyone. Sun worshippers will relish the opportunity to bask on mile after mile of untouched beaches and explorers will enjoy discovering its rich and colourful heritage, a history which dates back over 5000 years, with its numerous forts, markets, museums and ancient sites. The area is also famous for the distinctive and extensive range of excursions on offer which entice thrill seekers from far and wide. An exciting choice of alternative holiday pastimes could include fishing, sailing, desert safaris, water sports, mountain treks and golf.
Whatever your idea of the perfect holiday destination, Ras Al Khaimah has it all. Book with us today and start looking forward to long days of blissful blue skies and sunshine.
Like Dubai, the Emirate of Ras al Khaimah has also introduced a compulsory Tourist Dirham tax levied on all booked hotel accommodation in the emirate, the new tax is to be paid by Guests to their hotel before the end of their stay. The fees are as follows: AED 20.00 per room per night for stays in 5 star hotels AED 15.00 per room per night for stays in 4 star hotels and AED 10.00 per room per night for stays in 3 star hotels. Please note that the Al Hamra Residence and Village are considered the same property and will charge the 5 star rate.
You can find out more about Ras al Khaimah on the Tourist Board website at https://en.rasalkhaimah.ae/
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