Ras Al Khaimah

Ras Al Khaimah Do‚s

  • Take photographs of the Ras Al Khaimah’s‚ attractions and photos of your family.
  • Wear bikins and swimwear at beaches and pools but not in the streets and malls.
  • Keep your money, passport, and important documents safe at all times.
  • Drive if you have an international driving license.
  • Locate the embassy of your country and information about it for emergencies.
  • Respect the ladies‚ section, including toilets.
  • Respect islam, the ruling family, and the traditions.
  • Face the person talking to you.
  • Use your right hand to greet someone, take, give, or accept something.
  • Enjoy tourist facilities and have a great time.


Ras Al Khaimah Don‚ts

  • Take photos of strangers or official buildings.
  • Drink alcohol unless you‚re at a club or if you have a license.
  • Take in drugs because they are strictly forbidden.
  • Swim topless if you are a woman(bikinis are allowed)
  • Wear short shorts, dresses, skirts, or any type of clothing that reveals much cleavage.
  • Kiss, hug or hold someone‚s hand(the reader should be able to differenciate between innocent and sexual behavior.
  • Sit on someone‚s lap (children are an exception).
  • Stare at people or point the sole of your shoe to someone‚s face for they are considered rude.
  • Touch a Qur‚an if you are not Muslim.
  • Joke around and shove your companions (friends, family) in public places.
  • Employ any worker on someone else‚s visa, or no visa at all. You could be fined.
  • Litter since it is strictly forbidden in all 7 emirates.
  • Cross the street at undesignated areas.
  • Ask a lady for directions or instruction if she is accompanied by her husband (ask her husband instead).