1. Introduction of Jebel Al Jais:
Ras Al-Khaimah the state of United Arab Emirate consist of the mountain known as Jebel Jais. This mountain is one of the highest mountain in UAE. Its highest is around six thousand three hundred feet’s, 1934 m. The co-ordinates of Jebel al Jais is 25.9531° N, 56.1839° E.
2. Jebel Jais Weather:
The weather of Jebel Jais mountain change from cold to hot in winter to summer. In winter the minimum temperature as measured as low as minus five degrees Celsius. Jebel al Jais is not very green mountain but have few trees only. Still the weather is very pleasant then its surroundings. The temperature difference is usually 10 degrees from other areas. In The autumn season there is also small wild flowers appears. In cold season the warm clothes is required.
3. Jebel Jais Zipline:
This mountain tourist increased in large number because of the longest zip line opened in February 2018 on which a person can travel at the speed of 150 kilometers per hour.
4. Jebel Jais Hotels and Facilities:
There are plans in place to build a hotel, cable car, paragliding launch ramp, golf course and ski slope following the opening of a road scaling the mountain from Ras Al-Khaimah.
5. Roads of Jebel Jais:
A new road is also build which leads you to the peak of the mountain. twenty kilometers of the road is smooth while the last 4.8 is still rough and difficult to drive. GMC is constructing Jebel Jais Mountain Road on behalf of Ras Al Khaimah’s Public Works and Services Department (PWSD). This place have a great attraction for the tourist which are interested in hiking or biking or scenic drive.
6. Camping Spots in Jebel Jais:
A large number of camping spots are established on the mountain where you can spend the night and look at the stars if the sky is clear. The nature of mountain is rocky and may be dangerous. Although only recently opened, the Jebel Jais Mountain Road has already become a magnet for enthusiastic drivers, sightseers and extreme athletes.
7. Snow Fall at Jebel Jais:
The snow fall is observed three times in the available history. First time snow fall in 2004 when the temperature fall to -2 degree Celsius. Second time the snow fall observed in 2009, Third time the fall in 2017 when the temperature of mountain fall to record low of -5 degree Celsius which is lowest ever temperature.