Nestled between the towering mountains of Ras Al Khaimah, there is a place that is well known to adventurers, mountaineers and nature-lovers. But for those seeking to explore the wild spaces of the UAE for the first time, Wadi Shawka is the perfect introduction all that the UAE has to offer.
Opening Hours: 24 hours.
Wheelchair access: No.
Safety precautions: stay hydrated, know your area and tell someone where you plan to go, know how to get help, do not interfere with local plants and animals, leave everything as you found it.
What to bring: Reusable water bottle, sturdy shoes, first aid kit, sunhat and sunscreen.
Activities: camping, hiking, picnics