Ras Al Khaimah Luxury Holidays
Ras Al Khaimah is a rising star of an Emirate and the most northern of the UAE, it boasts dramatic mountains, red sandy deserts and lush green plains, and is rich with historical and archaeological sites dating back to the 13th Century AD.
Having been the site of human habitation for several millennia Ras Al Khaimah is a wonderful destination to visit for history lovers and sun worshippers alike. Its rich heritage can be found everywhere with majestic forts and museums including the exceptional Dhayah Fort, built in the 16th century on a mountain overlooking the Gulf. For those who want to understand the local culture further there is a one of its kind authentic desert camp, Bedouin Oasis where visitors can discover exactly what life in a nomadic tribe was like.
Described as welcoming and liberal, Ras Al Khaimah also flaunts a host of recreational activities and fantastic excursions. The Iceland Water Park (UAE's largest) is a treat and for those looking for fun activates and there are Falcon demonstrations and 4x4 Vehicle safaris into the dessert so for the adrenaline seekers this destination will not disappoint. Of course the beaches are excellent and the hotels are filled with all of the luxuries such as sumptuous spas and numerous actives you would expect in the Emirates, so there is never a dull moment in Ras Al Khaimah.
Time Difference: GMT +4 hours
Flying Time: 6 hours 50 minutes (direct to Dubai)
British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and Emirates fly direct from London
Heathrow to Dubai. Emirates also flies direct from London Gatwick,
Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow and Newcastle to Dubai.
Luxury Hotels in Ras Al Khaimah
Set amid stretches of desert sand in tranquil Wadi Khadeja, this luxury Ras Al Khaimah resort is an oasis of indulgence spanning over 100...
Each of the meticulously designed Beachfront Pool Villas allows you enjoy the freedom of a personal pool, - with the sands and waters of ...
Bringing the legendary Waldorf service to one of the most alluring beach front locations in the Middle East, this property is a palatial ...
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