22 June 2020, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE: Experience one of the hidden gems of the United Arab Emirates - Ras Al Khaimah - as it re-opens its doors to visitors, offering unforgettable memories to those who seek thrills, serenity or are just looking to forge a deeper connection with nature.
Ras Al Khaimah boasts spectacular mountain views, epic historic sites, terracotta dunes, and a breath-taking coastline, making it the perfect destination for active adventurers, cultural explorers and leisure seekers looking for the ideal Summer destination to explore with their families and friends.
With one of the largest, most comprehensive sterilization programs in place destination-wide, Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAKTDA)has partnered with Bureau Veritas, a global leader in testing, inspection and certification to amplify its Stay Safe Certification program.
RAKTDA’s ongoing ‘Shortcation’ Campaign, running until the 31st of August, offers guests staying for three nights or more at participating four and five- star hotels, two complementary passes to attractions including those on the Jais Adventure Peak and the Suwaidi Peal Farm, to introduce them to the Emirate’s rich culture and adventure offerings. Children aged 12 and under can relish complimentary dining and hospitality, encouraging UAE based families to delve into Ras Al Khaimah’s diverse appeal. Guests staying three nights or more can also enter The Grand Summer Raffle, with exciting weekly prizes up for grabs as well as the grand prize of a Mercedes-Benz C-Class 2020 in partnership with Gargash Enterprises.
Welcome Back to Ras Al Khaimah!
Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) is the northernmost of the seven Emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. It is known for its rich history, dating back 7,000 years, and diverse landscape, from 64km of pristine beaches, to terracotta deserts and an imposing mountain backdrop. The Emirate is home to the highest peak in the UAE, Jebel Jais, standing at 1,934 meters and featuring the world’s longest zip line, at almost 3km.
Ras Al Khaimah is also centrally located at the modern crossroad between Europe, Asia and Africa, with one third of the world’s population within four hour’s flying time, making it an ideal location for businesses to expand into the UAE, the Middle East and Africa and beyond. Indeed, the World Bank’s Doing Business report ranks Ras Al Khaimah 30th out of 190 economies for ease of doing business.
The Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (TDA) was established in May 2011 under the government of Ras Al Khaimah. In order to attract 1.5 million visitors by 2021, and 3 million visitors by 2025, the Ras Al Khaimah TDA aims to develop the Emirate’s 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 Emirate’s tourism and hospitality industry.
Established in 1958, Gargash is the authorized distributor of Mercedes-Benz in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates. Its global expertise, understanding of local markets and regional insights enable Gargash to deliver integrated, innovative service & solutions to all UAE customers. With a dedicated team of more than 1000 professionals Gargash Enterprises is committed to delivering to each and every customer the world-class services Mercedes-Benz is known for, taking customer satisfaction to the highest levels.