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Jebel Jais Via Ferrata

| UAE's Highest Mountain Peak, Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
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Jebel Jais Flight

Booked a flight for me and my friend in early February, just when they opened. Unfortunately we... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Veronika T
Way to go on my 70th birthday

This was a gift from my wife on my 70th birthday (3 weeks ago), and what a gift it was Wow. I am... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2018
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Looking for a thrilling challenge? Enjoy the region’s most exciting mountain adventure at the UAE’s highest peak. The Middle East’s first commercial Via Ferrata is perfect for all seeking an adrenaline filled day at Jebel Jais. Professional instructors will guide you along our spectacular route. Enjoy 3 thrilling zip lines as you traverse more than 1km along the mountain route.
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  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible9%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| UAE's Highest Mountain Peak, Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
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"afraid of heights"
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"safety brief"
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"exhilarating experience"
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"outdoor activity"
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"morning session"
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"natural beauty"
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"overnight camping"
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"highest point"
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"zip lining"
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"mountain top"
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"nice place"
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"physical"
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"jebel"
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"harness"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Booked a flight for me and my friend in early February, just when they opened. Unfortunately we could not manage to rent a car in Dubai and we had no means of transportation to Ras al Khaimah. I have called in advance that we cannot...More

Thank Veronika T
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

This was a gift from my wife on my 70th birthday (3 weeks ago), and what a gift it was Wow. I am still buzzing about it. . An unforgettable experience from start to finish, amidst a wonderful natural mountain top vista. The event is...More

1  Thank anhonestjoe
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Was initially sick at the thought of doing it and right up until the last minute thought about backing out. So glad I didn’t. If you like an adrenaline rush do it! Afterwards I wanted to do it again. 😁 Tour companies won’t offer it...More

Thank Niki C
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Driving all the way up the mountain was really worthed, the road to the top is newly paved, smooth, with 3 lanes “2 going up, 1 going down” . There are couple of rest areas along the way equipped with toilets for both males and...More

Thank Hamid A
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

The experience itself is good but the way it is being operated is beyond the joke. Endless attempt for someone to pick up the phone,no answers to several emails and general “ I don’t really care “ attitude is spoiling the whole experience. One would...More

2  Thank pawel g
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

It's not enough that they Charged my credit card 3 TIMES without my approval by overriding the pin Request, they also cancelled my Flight experience after I drove there from Dubai (2.5 hour drive each way), saying that they had delays that day. They promised...More

7  Thank Nazo T
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

What a thrill.... Lots of anxiety as you get to the top all strapped in to fly through the skies in a superman pose. It's expensive but probably the closest one gets to feel like a bird for a few minutes. The team is excellent,...More

4  Thank ZMR
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

If you visit UAE, then this mountain should not be missed, great drive with amazing scenarios, the views are picture perfect and sitting on that highest peak, driving towards the view it's amazing. Now they do have the world's longest zipline but it had to...More

1  Thank JaniJermans
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

The Via Ferrata is a nice experience of a small hike (suitable for beginners and kids) with 3 Zip-lines (50, 60 and 300 m) with a really nice and professional crew. Great outdoor experience for families. Pick up is provided from Tullip Inn hotel in...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Compare to Jebel Hafeet in Al Ain, I appreciate this mountain in Ras Al Khaimah because of it's picturesque road. Going up to the mountain, you will pass to the rock walls. You can stop and have a picture. On top, you can opt to...More

1  Thank Phaye C
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Richard Y
31 May 2018|
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Response from Lisa L | Reviewed this property |
Only if you have someone to mind him while you do the climb- you definitely cannot take him on the climb. Also it is worth noting that the climb can take 3 plus hours to do.
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nilesh1970
7 March 2018|
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Response from pawel g | Reviewed this property |
650aed,use google to get detailed info...
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Gail1901
28 February 2018|
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Response from Lisa L | Reviewed this property |
we drove to the meeting spot - then we got harnessed up and started the via ferrata from a spot about 200 m away from the reception.
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