Ras Al Khaimah, a rising emirate, provides travellers with a premium and luxury holiday destination, offering year-round beautiful weather, endless breath-taking sites, and wide range of available amenities and activities.

An incredibly unique location, Ras Al Khaimah is nestled in the northernmost emirate of the UAE, conveniently located just 45 minutes away from Dubai International Airport. Visitors can look forward to staying in world-class resorts, relaxing on pristine, sandy beaches, or seeking cultural exposure amongst its full time population of 416,000 residents.

There truly is something for everyone when stopping over or choosing an extended stay at Ras Al Khaimah and the landscape alone is unforgettable, boasting powerful mountain peaks, rich sandy red desert, spectacular green plains and 64 kilometres of stunning white beaches, lining a crystal clear coastline that acts as an oasis to water babies and sun worshippers from all around the world.

Adventure seekers will be right at home enjoying wonderful activities that include physically demanding watersports and mountain adventures, world class golf courses, as well as breath-taking views on sailing cruises and other beachfront activities.

Culture enthusiasts will happily delve into Ras Al Khaimah’s rich history, submerging themselves in an area which dates back more than 5,000 years, giving the area a charming historical feel, with many abandoned villages, forts and historical sites waiting to be explored by eager adventurers.

Travellers looking for a high end, memorable vacation destination need look no further than Ras Al Khaimah, whether thrill seeking or looking for leisure, and every aspect of your stay is designed to delight and inspire with everything from five star dining opportunities, a fully featured water park, the Prince of the Sea motorised yacht, and even the fascinating falcon show at Banyan Tree Al Wadi, providing experiences to last a lifetime.

Ras Al Khaimah is home to dozens of incredible five star resorts, where visitors can soak up the beauty of the natural land and the excitement and wonder of the attractions, nightlife and culture of the area. Travel buyers looking for a luxurious experience should certainly consider Ras Al Khaimah as an alternative to the usual Dubai or Abu Dhabi trips.

If you’d like to know more about participating in our upcoming Connections Luxury event in Abu Dhabi (6th-9th September) please drop me a note at micaela@weareconnections.com.