Ras al Khaimah Holidays
Fantastic luxury beach hotels
Ras al Khaimar is the northernmost of the United Arab Emirates, bordering Oman: a splendidly scenic region that surprises visitors with its spectacular mountains and fertile farmland as well as its more familiar desert landscapes. The vast majority of luxury hotels here are located along 40 miles of stunning tropical coastline blessed with beautiful beaches, picturesque lagoons and exceptionally long hours of uninterrupted sunshine. This being the Middle East it comes as little surprise that most holidays to Ras al Khaimah feature superb 5 star resort hotels with beautiful accommodation, sumptuous spas, extensive sports and health facilities, classy restaurants and private beaches. Popular all inclusive holidays in Ras al Khaimah offer wonderful facilities and excellent value for money. Ras Al Khaimah spa holidays also enjoy a terrific reputation. .
Visit amazing Dubai
While many visitors are content to relax with their all inclusive comforts, there are plenty of attractions in the Ras al Khaimah area. All holidays here should include a visit to the region’s famous hot springs and the superb National Museum of Ras Al Khaimah in the heart of the old city. Strikingly modern shopping centres and traditional souk markets provide wonderfully contrasting shopping experiences. All the best hotels offer a shuttle bus service to astonishing Dubai, which can be reached in 50 minutes.
Amazingly sunny climate
You will find surprisingly cheap holidays to Ras al Khaimah outside the peak winter holiday season, but temperatures will test even the most dedicated sun worshipper. Few beach holiday destinations worldwide enjoy such long hours of hot sunshine but those considering a golf holiday or activity holiday may wish to avoid the peak summer, when temperatures are frequently over 40C.
Ras al Khaimah weather
Whenever you choose to visit Ras al Khaimah you are sure to see plenty of sunshine. The climate is notable for high temperatures, very low rainfall and an incredible amount of sunny days. Summer weather is exceptionally hot. Humidity is also high. This is not a problem if you like your sunbathing very hot but do use adequate protection against the sun. If you find extreme heat unpleasant you should avoid the peak summer months. You should also visit between October and March if you are planning to explore the region or play sports.