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23224 01 Feb 2021

RAK Welcomes the Digital Workforce to Experience Pristine Nature and Year-round Sunshine with the Live RAK Play

From welcoming hotels, thrilling adventure and outdoor activities, to rich cultural experiences, the ‘Live RAK Play’ program invites guests to make the most of Ras Al Khaimah’s natural diverse landscapes, warm climate and great hospitality with extended stays of up to 12 months

1st February 2021, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE: Ras Al Khaimah's 'Live RAK Play' program is making the sunny destination backdrop used over virtual calls obsolete. Working professionals now have the chance to call the Emirate home from one to 12 months, where they can embrace the destination's welcoming weather, inviting landscapes, and vast opportunities for relaxation and adventure. Available now until 30 December 2021, 'Live RAK Play' features a range of long-stay offers across numerous hotels with seamless connectivity and discounts on dining, laundry and car rental. In addition, guests will receive two complimentary tickets to either Jais Adventure Peak, home to the longest zipline in the world, or Suwaidi Pearl Farm as well as the newly launched Bear Grylls Explorer Camp for a half day-mountain excursion.

Named the Gulf Tourism Capital for the second consecutive year, Ras Al Khaimah was one of the first destinations to put in place a comprehensive safety and security framework, earning it the title of worlds first Safe City from both Bureau Veritas, the global leader in testing, inspection and certification, and the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC).

Shifting work location offers new activities, routines, and opportunities for interaction and engagement. More so than ever, this past year has led to a rise in remote-working, as industries across the world have adopted more flexible working policies during these challenging times. With a more widely accepted remote working culture, individuals and families are increasingly seeking to explore new and safe destinations while staying connected digitally.

According to the recent findings of from WeWork, the global flexible workspace provider, remote working promotes employee well-being and allows for work life balance. With this in mind, Ras Al Khaimah invites travelers to embrace this positive change and weave in new and exciting experiences into their daily routine in a safe environment. Visitors can browse through emails from the UAE's highest restaurant, 1484 by Puro, located atop of Jebel Jais, the highest mountain in the UAE, take a Zoom or Microsoft Team call while sinking their feet in pristine sandy beach and completing that last-minute report on laptop while enjoying the services offered by one of many hotels across beach, desert and city locations.

Ensuring optimal levels of work productivity in Ras Al Khaimah, the 'Live RAK Play' program provides seamless and complimentary WiFi, as well as discounted rates on laundry, telephone calls and food and beverage. It also provides appealing hotel rates, complimentary airport transfers, car rental deals and enticing offers across Tower Links Golf Club, Al Hamra Golf Club, outdoor experiences with Adventurati and Adventure Sports and safaris with Bedouin Oasis. When switching off from work, guests can enjoy Jebel Jais Flight, the longest zipline in the world, a trip back in time at the Suwaidi Pearl Farm, biking and hiking around Wadi (valley) Showka, off-roading in the desert and exploring the diverse dining scene within the Emirate.

Participating Hotels Attractions:

  • Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah
  • Mughal Suites
  • Doubletree by Hilton Resort Spa Marjan Island
  • Doubletree by Hilton Ras Al Khaimah
  • Bin Majid Hotels Resorts
  • Bin Majid Beach Resort
  • Jannah Hotels Resorts
  • Citymax
  • Mangrove Hotel
  • Royal View Hotel
  • City Stay Beach Hotel Apartment
  • The Cove Rotana
  • Marjan Island Resort Spa
  • Action Hotel
  • Hilton RAK Resort
  • Hilton Garden Inn
  • Al Hamra Golf Club
  • Adventure Sports
  • Adventurati
  • Tower Links Golf Club
  • Bedouin Oasis

Live RAK Play can be booked via a travel consultant. Details can be found on: www.visitrasalkhaimah.com/rak-live-play

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About Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAKTDA)

The Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (TDA) was established in May 2011 under the government of Ras Al Khaimah. Ras Al Khaimah TDA aims to develop the Emirates tourism infrastructure and establish Ras Al Khaimah as a world-class destination for leisure and business travel, creating sustainable investment opportunities and enhancing the quality of life for its residents. In order to achieve its goals, the Ras Al Khaimah TDA has a government mandate to license, regulate and monitor the Emirates tourism and hospitality industry.

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