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Shimal Destination Guide

Explore Shimal in United Arab Emirates

Shimal in the region of Raʼs al Khaymah is a town in United Arab Emirates - some 139 mi or ( 224 km ) North-East of Abu Dhabi , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Shimal

Current time in Shimal is now 07:35 PM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Dubai " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Shiraz, Bandar Abbas, Al Sohar, Muscat, and Yinas. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Shiraz . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Shimal ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Djinns in the UAE

7:05 min by keveen korakor
Views: 11106 Rating: 2.82

Keveen Gabet explore un wadi dans les allentours de ras al khaimah a la rencontre des Djinns Keveen Gabet explores a wadi in Ras al Khaimah Emirate and tries to meet Djinns ..

Hilton Resort Ras al Khaimah lagoon. UAE.

1:19 min by Lars Håkansson
Views: 7891 Rating: 5.00

From our vacation in UAE, at Hilton Resort & Spa in Ras al Khaimah. February 2010. The lagoon. ..

Ras Al-Khaimah: Hilton Hotel, Beach Club and City

3:38 min by kreuzfahrtinsel
Views: 6840 Rating: 5.00

Tour through the Hilton Hotel, the Hilton Beach Club and the city of Ras Al-Khaimah. Visit for more photos and videos. ..

Ras Al Khaimah Official Destination Movie

5:38 min by VisitRasAlKhaimah
Views: 5139 Rating: 5.00

Welcome to Ras Al Khaimah -- Your affordable luxury holiday destination! Travellers looking for a destination with year-round sunshine, sweeping white sandy beaches, soft adventure and world class res ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Jabal Ajla

Jabal Dadnah is a mountain in Ras al-Khaimah.

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Located at 25.78 55.93 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Mountains of Ras al-Khaimah

Ittihad University

Ittihad University (IU) is the first-largest private university located in the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah (RAK), United Arab Emirates. The University also enjoys the support of H.H. Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al-Qassimi, the Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah Emirate. The University was granted Official Candidacy to operate as an institution of higher education by COMMISSION FOR ACADEMIC ACCREDITATION, Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research United Arab Emirates.

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Located at 25.77 55.93 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1999, Universities and colleges in Ras al-Khaimah

Emirates Club Stadium

Emirates Club Stadium is a multi-use stadium located in Ras al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Emirates Club. The stadium holds near 3,000 people.

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Located at 25.75 55.93 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Football venues in the United Arab Emirates


Platykotta akaina is a species of decapod crustacean from the Triassic of the United Arab Emirates. It is the oldest known fossil from the infraorder Anomura, and is most closely related to Eocarcinus praecursor.

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Located at 25.73 56.08 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Anomura, Monotypic arthropod genera, Triassic crustaceans

Jabal Yibir

Jabal Yibir is a 1,527 m (5,010 ft) tall mountain in the United Arab Emirates, and is the country's highest named point. It is located in the Hajar Mountains near {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:25|40|0|N|56|8|0|E| | |name= }}. The highest point in the UAE is an unnamed knoll of about 1,910 m just across the border from Jabal Bil Ays in Oman.

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Located at 25.67 56.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Mountains of the United Arab Emirates