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The lowdown on RAK!

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The lowdown on RAK!

Hello! I'm going to RAK in July and staying in the Al Hamra Fort Hotel <<well actually the townhouses!!!! I want to know how accessible it is to Dubai and how often I could travel there! What can I do in RAK?? I can't wait!!!!

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1. Re: The lowdown on RAK!

Hi

The al hamra is on the outside of rak - about 15 minutes drive from the city.

Dubai is about 50 minutes drive from the al hamra - depending on the time of day. Its possible to get there handily enough in a taxi - the hotel will probably run day trips. If you want to be in dubai you wont be.

July will be pretty hot - in the 40's - so you will need to stay close to a pool to cool down or else be indoors.

Rak in July might be a bit quiet. Its too hot to do too much out doors during the daytime other than hop in and out of a pool.

Manar mall in RAK is fine - not vast but pretty good for shopping.

Going to dubai all the malls are fine for wandering around as they are cool.

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