Jebel Jais has just been made more accessible to everyone. A new shuttle bus now makes it easier to access the UAE’s highest peak. If you’re a visitor, getting to Ras Al Khaimah from Dubai is easy. Now, Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority’s (RAKTDA), has rolled out a shuttle service that will transfer visitors from Ras Al Khaimah to Jebel Jais Mountains. Tickets can be bought on the bus or booked in advance online
The service will operating from Ras Al Khaimah City Centre and the Al Hamra / Al Marjan Island area, and will take visitors to Jebel Jais Viewing Deck Park. The launch of the shuttle service will also aid tour operators from key international source markets bringing holidaymakers to the destination to experience the Emirate’s adventure tourism offer. Once on top, you may opt for the “Jebel Jais Flight”, officially the world’s longest zipline at 2.83km.
There’s a Viewing Deck Park complete with observation points and food trucks. Recently opened at the Viewing Deck Park is the new Puro Express, a mountain top version of Puro Restaurant, the Emirate’s first rooftop lounge overlooking the stunning coastline. Featuring a light bite menu of pastries, pizza and salad, Puro Express is the ideal snack stop when you’re in the mountains, open daily from 11am to 8pm on weekdays and 9am to 8pm on weekends.