As one of the sheikhdoms of the United Arab Emirates, RAK is known for its scenic location with beautiful mountains, red sandy desert and lush green plains. The emirate is a popular tourist destination, offering visitors a rich and luxuriant heritage dating back 5,000 years. A number of notable landmarks such as museums and majestic forts comprise the rich culture of RAK, including the National Museum of Ras al-Khaimah, Dhayah Fort, Sheba’s Palace and Al Jazirah Al Hamra.
RAK also offers a wide range of outdoor activities, and 64 kilometers of glorious coastline with crystal clear water and sandy beaches. Activities such as watersports, sailing cruises, desert camps, golf courses and mountain adventures make this emirate an ideal place for stopovers and extended holidays alike. Ras Al Khaimah offers its valued guests exclusive Hotels & Resorts, international cuisines, selective spas and much more at great value for money.
Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAK TDA) represented by its CEO Haitham Mattar hosted a media weekend to showcase the hospitality RAK has to offer, including the stunning new Waldorf Astoria, and the opulent Al Marjan Ramadan Tent.