Hidden Oasis Hike - Jebel Jais
One of the most classic hikes is Ras Al Khaimah Family Friendly - Beginner Hike
- 200 UAE dirhamsAED 200
- Jebel Jais Rd
**Discover the Beauty of Ras Al Khaimah Mountains: A Classic Hike** Prepare for a classic adventure in the heart of Ras Al Khaimah's mountains. Our Certified Leader will guide you along an ancient mountain trail, taking you on a mesmerizing journey along the mountain edge balcony walk, high above the ground below. As you hike, you'll wander through time, passing through ancient farmlands and ascending a trail that leads to a hidden oasis. After the rains, this oasis comes to life in vibrant green hues, a sight to behold. Luck may be on your side when you embark on this hike, as it's not something you can witness year-round. Throughout the hike, our Certified Leader will immerse you in the rich tapestry of mountain life, sharing stories of history, culture, and folklore of the tribes that once called this area home. You'll also gain fascinating insights into the flora and fauna that grace these mountains. **What You Need to Join:** - **Hat or Cap:** Protect yourself from the sun and stay looking youthful. - **Sunglasses:** Shield your eyes from UV rays and dust particles. - **T-Shirt or Long-Sleeved Shirt:** Opt for breathable, moisture-wicking, quick-drying, and light-colored attire. - **Shorts or Long Trousers:** Choose breathable, moisture-wicking, and quick-drying options (no jeans or denim). - **Sports Trainers/Hiking Shoes:** Your regular running/gym trainers are perfect for this trail, as long as they offer good sole grip, secure fastening, and toe and heel coverage (no slip-on shoes, sandals, flip-flops, or Crocs). - **Backpack:** Bring a small backpack with two padded shoulder straps to carry your water, snacks, phone, and charger for the day. - **Water:** A minimum of 2 LITERS of water is essential to keep you hydrated and ready for the journey. Safety always comes first! - **Electrolytes:** Any form of electrolyte is suitable; high-energy drinks are unnecessary. - **Food:** Pack your own preferred snacks and food, prioritizing healthy, low-sugar, high-carbohydrate options. - **Medical Form:** Complete and inform the instructor of any medical issues. **See You on the Trail Soon:** Get ready to immerse yourself in the beauty, history, and culture of Ras Al Khaimah's mountains. We can't wait to share this incredible hike with you. See you on the trail soon!
**Booking, Cancellation, and Attendance Policy** 1. **Course Duration and Timings:** - Single-day activities vary in duration: approx. 3 hours (introductory), approx. 4-5 hours (intermediate), approx. 5-7 hours (advanced). - Workshops span 2 days,. - Certified courses are 4 days (usually 2 weekends) with 4 online sessions in the evenings from 6 pm to 8 pm. - All activities commence at 7 am. 2. **Booking Advance Notice:** - All participants are required to book at least 24 hours in advance before the scheduled activity or course start time. 3. **Instructor-Client Ratio:** - Each session will have 1 fully certified instructor for every 10-15 clients. This will depend on the activity and the location taking place. 2 instructors may sometimes be required for certain activities. 4. **Booking Window:** - Participants can book as soon as the activity or course becomes available. 5. **Payment Method and Timing:** - Only online payments are accepted, and each participant must book and pay 24 hours before the activity or course. 6. **Cancellation and Rescheduling:** - Participants must provide a minimum of 48 hours notice to cancel an activity or course. - No refunds are issued; instead, rescheduling to the next available date for that same activity or course is allowed. - Failure to attend the rescheduled activity date renders the booking place unavailable to the participant. Any and all refunds will not be permitted. 7. **Minimum Participation Requirements:** - Single-day activities require a minimum of 4 participants. - Certified RAKTDA courses require a minimum of 3 participants. - Skills workshops require a minimum of 1 participant. 8. **Cancellation Reasons and Evidence:** - Any nonattendance must be supported by evidence. - Medical reasons require an official, stamped, and authorized medical note from a registered UAE doctor. - Lateness, social engagements, or non-medical reasons are not considered valid for rescheduling without 48 hours notice. 9. **Medical Questionnaire and Health Considerations:** - All participants must complete a medical questionnaire. - Participants must have sufficient fitness and health to attend their chosen activity. - If fitness or health is in question, an official medical note is required to confirm eligibility. 10. **Attendance Tracking:** - Attendance is based on the number of participants present at the scheduled start time. - Participants arriving late are issued a warning and allowed no more than 10 minutes maximum. - Exceeding the 10-minute limit without providing 48 hours' notice is considered a no-show with no rescheduling or refund. Please read and understand this policy carefully before booking. We are committed to ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience for all participants. Your cooperation with these guidelines is greatly appreciated.