UAE’s highest skating rink opens in Jebel Jais

UAE’s highest skating rink opens in Jebel Jais

Ras Al Khaimah now has another feather in its tourism-rich kitty. In addition to the world’s longest zipline, now the Jebel Jais also boasts of the highest overhanging outdoor skating rink in the UAE.

The skating rink promises to enhance the tourist footfall by a large fraction while providing visitors with a delightful view of the mountain scenery. On Tuesady, authorities in RAK announced the opening of the thrilling new addition to the emirate’s tourism arsenal.

Since the region can potentially witness low temperatures, visitors are advised to carry along warm clothing and appropriate gear. The rink is positioned about 1300 metres above sea level. Though the rink is made of synthetic material, it perfectly mimics a real ice skating rink.

The skating rink is open to visitors everyday except Monday and Tuesday and functions from 10am to 5pm untill March. The price for 30 minutes of skating is Dh45, which also covers the rent for skates. Moreover, food trucks parked in the vicinity ensure a steady stream of gourmet food. If you want to make a booking, log on to
www.jebeljais.ae  or http://www.toroverdeuae.com