How to holiday in this picturesque place of Dubai

  • Hatta

    Tucked away in the foothills of the Hajar Mountains, Hatta is a famous getaway among adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers. From scenic landscapes and cultural sites to mountain safari and kayaking, it is a perfect holiday destination to satiate your wanderlust.

    KayakingHatta is known for its turquoise water, tall mountain ranges and rich heritage. Get your Dubai visa to visit this awe-inspiring haven and experience one of the best vacations ever.

    Hatta Dam Lake

    Hatta Dam LakeA photographer’s paradise, make your way to the Hatta Dam Lake and capture spectacular shots through your lens. Pick a boat and indulge in kayaking whilst taking in the fresh air and breathtaking vistas of Hatta.

    Hatta Heritage Village

    Hatta FortNestled in the heart of Hatta mountainous area, the Hatta Heritage Village is a reconstruction of a traditional mountain village.

    Castle, Hatta Heritage VillageOverlooking the mountains, this village houses a fortress, castles, falaj (traditional water system) and stone houses. Catch a glimpse of traditional clothing, ornaments, pottery, musical instruments, traditional weapons like daggers, swords, cannons and relive history. It also hosts popular events like UAE National Day and Flag Day.

    Mountain Safari and Dune Bashing

    Indulge in hiking, mountain biking or camping. You can also go for mountain safari and dune bashing tours. The thrill drive through the Hatta tracks and Wadis is sure to give you an adrenaline rush. This excursion includes visit to the Carpet Market, Pottery Market and the Hatta Heritage Village. Lastly, tantalise your palate with lip-smacking cuisines whilst savouring the sublime views of the region.

    How to reach here

    By flight: Nearest airport, Dubai International Airport. Distance between Hatta and Dubai airport is around 124 km; it will take you an hour and thirty minutes approx by vehicle.

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    Author : Vijaylaxmi Thakur