Just about an hour plus drive from Dubai, in another emirate called Ras Al Khaimah, there's a place where you can experience flying with the smallest aircraft....the microlights. Operating at the Jazirah Aviation at the Jazirah Airfield.
Cost per person: AED150/half an hour
RAK is a small but very spread city, with the Khor in between. A tour arround it can take you 20 minutes drive. You will see wonderful views of the mountains and the sea. I would say that the city is "under construction", so you will find many roads closed or at work, parks and green spaces under development and hotels and housing under construction.
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