Destination guide

Travel to tranquil Ras Al Khaimah

The area's entertainment and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Ras Al Khaimah. Well known for its beaches, golfing and cafés, this relaxing city won't disappoint. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Ras Al Khaimah

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Travelers enjoy fun activities like golfing, swimming and biking. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Ras Al Khaimah a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tower Links Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Iceland Water Park (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Khatt Hot Springs (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Dreamland (22.7 mi / 36.5 km)
  • Umm Al Quwain Motor Racing Club (23.6 mi / 38 km)
  • Marine Research Center and Aquarium (26.6 mi / 42.8 km)

Seasonal weather in Ras Al Khaimah

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, June, July, August and May are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 108°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Ras Al Khaimah

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ras Al Khaimah is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Khuzam Family Park (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Al Marjan Island (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Jabel Jais (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ras Al Khaimah

Fly into Ras al Khaimah (RKT-Ras al Khaimah Intl.), the closest airport, located 12.3 mi (19.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Khasab (KHS), which is 31.4 mi (50.6 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Ras Al-Khaimah, AE?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 17 vacation rentals around Ras Al-Khaimah. From 2 villa rentals to 13 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Ras Al-Khaimah?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Ras Al-Khaimah. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Al Hamra Marina and Yacht Club: 16 vacation rentals
  • Khuzam Family Park: 16 vacation rentals
  • National Museum of Ras al Khaimah: 16 vacation rentals
  • Al Manar Mall: 16 vacation rentals
  • Shimal: 16 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ras Al-Khaimah listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Ras Al-Khaimah?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 2 Villas in Ras Al-Khaimah. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ras Al-Khaimah include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 rentals available
  • Studios: 13 rentals available
  • Houses: 2 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ras Al-Khaimah?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in Ras Al-Khaimah. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.