A road trip is perhaps the ideal way to appease your adventure cravings and to break the monotony routine. It’s refreshing and also works as a great stress buster, as you get to be away from the everyday hustle and bustle. It is also a great way to escape from crowded areas. Despite being small in size, the UAE has a lot to offer, which is sure to suit everyone’s taste. From white sandy beaches to magnificent mountain views, Dubai has got us covered in all aspects. When we talk of road trips, the first thought to pop up in one’s mind is getting an SUV, as it is the perfect road trip companion. With an SUV car rental by your side, you can say hello to comfort and luxury.
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Jebel Al Jais
The Jebel Al Jais mountain is the highest in the Emirate, standing 6268 feet above sea level, located on the UAE-Oman border. With magnificent views and rugged rocky terrain, this is the ideal road for those who crave a thrilling adventure. The twists and turns on the way as you climb up, offer an adrenaline rush like no other. An hour’s drive from Dubai, this mountainous road can be enjoyed with a robust SUV.
It is a straight and smooth road, that takes you through various landscapes and mountainous sights. The route also includes a long tunnel, which offers you excellent views as you drive out of it, almost like the phrase about the light at the end of the tunnel. Be ready to be blown away by the scenic views Fujairah has to offer, which may come as a surprise to many, as one may only think of Fujairah as a stranded city. The beautiful coastal views along your journey definitely add to the whole experience. So, get your SUV rental and drive away to this beautiful city.
Hatta Fort Hotel
The drive to Hatta is a fun and thrilling road filled with sharp edges, blind corners, and perilous cliffs. As you approach the Hatta Fort Hotel, you are in for some splendid and exquisite views. That being said, don’t let the view distract you as the road surface is rocky, and there are several sharp turns at intervals. In order to ensure a fun yet safe drive, you need to be cautious and keep your eyes on the road.
Despite being a remote location in Dubai, the Lila Owais is actually a scenic location. Though it is a road less traveled and doesn’t exactly have the magnificent views of mountains or coastal areas, the vast desert experience is going to be a unique one. What better way to explore the desert than with an SUV, as you can drive it off-road? The thrills of driving through the desert dunes are equal to the experience offered at driving on sharp-edged roads.
This one comes second in the list and is a popular destination, widely known to offer the best driving roads. It has several turns and provides an excellent route for drivers to enjoy a comfortable and smooth drive. This stunning asphalt path carved around the mountain is located 100+km away from the capital city. Given that it’s a popular destination for both tourists and residents, you are sure to find a crowd at all times. However, if you don’t enjoy the masses, we recommend planning a trip during the weekday, as not many people are to be seen during this time.