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Wadi Naqab

Conquer the Climb, Embrace the View: Discover Wadi Naqab's Majestic Trail


Posted: 8 months ago | 2023-11-13 12:28

Venture into the 19.5-km trail near Al Usayli, Ras al-Khaimah, known for its challenging terrain. This trail, set in a region frequented by hiking and walking enthusiasts, promises a sociable outdoor experience.

Situated in Ras Al Khaimah, Wadi Naqab's path meanders through a wadi dotted with large boulders and ascends an ancient, steep staircase leading to a breathtaking plateau. Atop, you're greeted with stunning vistas of still-inhabited farmer villages. A notable highlight is a bat cave along the route, accessible via a brief scramble. Due to its elevation gains and intermediate+ level, this trail is not recommended for absolute beginners.


Length: 19.5 km

Elevation gain: 945 m

Route type: Out & Back