Trip to Hatta – Get the most from a short road trip.

If you wish to go away from the tiring City crowd, to take a scenic drive from city to the spectacular Hajar Mountains, to enjoy the cool breeze & cold temperatures,where the outdoor adventure and natural landscape awaiting for you. So read on to find out the best you can do on a road trip to Hatta Dam.

Get On the wheels

 

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Hatta is around 125 km south east of Dubai city. The foremost direct route to Hatta dam is not that complicated,  it’s around 90 minutes mountainous scenic drive from Dubai through the desert stretching between spectacular Mountains. There are 2 routes to reach ,you can drive through any of them according to your taste on travelling time. E 44 is one of the main roads of the United Arab Emirates through which you can read to Hatta, or else you can connect to E102 main road to reach Hatta.

Better be ready

If you are travelling alongside the border area of Oman then be ready with the Documents. UAE Residential must carry EID Card or else if you are a tourist and posses Tourist visa,then keep your Visa copy and Passport ready.

Try while on wheels

 

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Don’t forget to try the local fruits from the roadside peddlers, trying them worth it cause you might find some fruits which you have never tasted before due to demographic and geographical differences.

You Must Visit

Hatta Dam

 

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For those who wants to relax , then straight away head towards Hatta Dam. It is surrounded by the lofty peaks of the Hajar Mountains and the blue waters are an absolute sight to behold. You can drive along the Hatta Dam and take in incredible views of turquoise water,from the top, which is an Instra worthy space to be.

Hatta Heritage Village

 

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In the center of Hatta mountainous region, the Hatta Heritage Village is a must-visit point for travelers, Offering a step back in time and a look into traditional life and culture of the time period. It’s also a great place to pick up a souvenir of your trip to Hatta for your loved once.

Hatta Hill Park

 

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A Spectacular Greenery with plenty of shady areas where you can dodge the heat of the midday sun. The Hatta Hill Park is a lovely green space perfectly fit for family gatherings and picnics. Facilities like Barbecue spot and various outdoor games courts are available.

Hatta Rock Pools

 

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After tearing your way through vast stretches of desert, you will find a hidden gem of natural water pools and palm oases. where you can swim through the slender, rocky corridors that display spectacular waterfalls and mountainous scenery.

Hatta Wadi Hub

 

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For additional dose of adventurous spell, where you can do activities like mountain biking to downhill, a human sling shot, axes throwing, archery, adventure rope courses, zip lines, and lots more. Well some of the activities might cost you and some will be free of Cost.

Activities you must do

Mountain Stay-cation

 

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The luxury trailers and lodge accommodation, are a great way to enjoy a secluded overnight stay in the Hajar Mountains while still getting all the comforts of a hotel room. You can enjoy in Hatta Dams in your own private trailer overlooking spectacular views of Hatta National Park.

Kayaking on Hatta Dam

 

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Kayaking through the vast Hatta with Hatta Kayak is an ultimate adventure. You can approach the kiosk in order to rent variety of Kayak boats and paddle boat ranging from 40 Aed to 200 Aed depending on the types of boat you are renting.

Mountain Biking on Hajjar Mountains

 

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Hajar Mountains offer a whole new way to get your adrenaline fix, with mountain biking in the great outdoors. There are many suggested roads depending on your experience, they have color coding like green for beginners, up to black for experienced riders. Renting a bike may cost from 75Aed to 250 Aed.

Hiking through the Hajjar Mountains

 

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Hiking through Hajjar Mountain is an thrilling hiking trail for adventurers, with the option of overnight camping, that makes the Hajar Mountains trail unique. It takes hikers uphill, peaking at 1,910 meters (6,266 feet). This makes for an ideal spot to take photos, have a picnic and set up camp.

                                                        Bon Voyage and get there safe!

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