The UAE offers spectacular possibilities when it comes to road trips both within as well as outside the country. Let’s look at the top 5 road trips that you can easily embark on in the UAE, in a rental car.
The capital of Oman is a good 600+ kilometres from the UAE but given the excellent road connectivity till there, one can easily make the journey in a little over 6 hours. Once there, there is so much to see and experience in Muscat, be it the Royal Opera House, the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, or Bait Al Zubair to name a few.
Ras Al Khaimah
At the northernmost corner of the UAE lies the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. Nearly 400 kilometres from Dubai, one can make the journey inside 4 hours. Once in Ras Al Khaimah, you will really enjoy the beaches there. The National Museum in Ras Al Khaimah is also worth a visit as is the Ice Land Water Park.
The charm of Liwa lies in its wonderful sand dunes and indeed the enigmatic Liwa Oasis. The drive till Liwa from Abu Dhabi is especially enjoyable given that there is not much traffic and the road is truly world class. In Liwa, don’t miss enjoying camel rides there as well as the enchanting Liwa Forts.
The greenery of Al Ain is sure to leave you spellbound; that is what has given it the moniker of “Garden City”, not only of the UAE but indeed the entire Gulf region. In Al Ain, you will really enjoy picnicking with your friends and family members, especially given the beautiful mountainous backdrops here. The Al Jahili Fort as well as the Al Ain Zoo here are both recommended visits.
Fujairah is another of UAE’s 7 Emirates that you will really enjoy visiting. Don’t miss heading to Snoopy Island when you take off on your road trip to Fujairah! Moreover, the beaches in Fujairah are really special where you can easily relax and have a truly memorable time with your friends and family members. In Fujairah, we recommend visiting the Fujairah Fort as well as the Al Badiyah Mosque.
There is clearly so much to see and experience, once you set off on road trips in the UAE. At Speedy Drive, we are really proud of the wide variety of vehicles that we have on offer, which you can easily take off in, for your UAE road trip.