Hidden Oasis Hike Jebel Jais
15th October 2023 Beginner Hike 06:00 - 11:00am 5km Each Way Return Route 3-4 Hours 800m Elevation
- 200 UAE dirhamsAED 200
- Jebel Jais Rd
** "Ras Al Khaimah Mountain Adventure: Unveiling the Ancient Balcony Trail"** Get ready for an unforgettable journey through the mesmerizing mountains of Ras Al Khaimah. Our Certified Leader will be your guide on this classic adventure, offering a glimpse into the region's rich history and natural wonders. Embark on an ancient mountain trail that leads you along a breathtaking balcony walk, high above the ground below. **Highlights of the Hike:** 1. **Mountain Edge Balcony Walk:** As you hike, you'll traverse an ancient mountain trail that offers panoramic views of the stunning landscapes below. The feeling of being suspended in nature's grandeur is an experience like no other. 2. **Hidden Oasis:** Your journey will lead you to a hidden oasis, a verdant paradise that comes to life in vibrant green hues after the rains. Witnessing this natural spectacle is a rare treat, as it's not an everyday occurrence. 3. **Rich Cultural Insights:** Throughout the hike, our Certified Leader will regale you with stories of the region's history, culture, and folklore. Learn about the tribes that once inhabited these mountains and the enduring traditions that continue to shape the landscape. 4. **Flora and Fauna:** Gain a deeper understanding of the diverse flora and fauna that call these mountains home. From hardy desert plants to unique wildlife, you'll be immersed in the natural world of Ras Al Khaimah. **Essentials for Your Adventure:** To make the most of this hike, ensure you have comfortable clothing, sturdy hiking shoes, and a sense of adventure. Don't forget to bring 2 litres of water to stay hydrated, especially in the desert climate. A hat and sunscreen are also recommended to shield yourself from the sun's rays. This classic Ras Al Khaimah mountain adventure promises breathtaking vistas, cultural richness, and a profound connection with nature. Join us for an unforgettable experience that will leave you with lasting memories and a deeper appreciation for the beauty of this region. Book your spot today and get ready to explore the ancient balcony trail.
**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.