RAS AL KHAIMAH HIGHLIGHTS ADVENTURE TOURISM OFFERING DURING UNWTO CONFERENCE IN GEORGIA

RAKTDA CEO Haitham Mattar addressed international audience of tourism ministers and experts during UNWTO Euro-Asian Mountain Resorts Conference

On 6th April, Haitham Mattar, CEO of Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development  Authority, presented at the United Nations World Tourism Organisation’s 3rd Euro-Asian Mountain Resorts Conference, in Tbilisi, Georgia. He showcased Ras Al Khaimah’s award-winning destination video and adventure tourism plans for Jebel Jais, the UAE’s highest peak, before inviting international tourism ministers and experts to visit the emirate.

The conference, focused on ‘Innovative Strategies for Sustainable Mountain Tourism Development,’ was opened by the  Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili and UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai.

About Ras Al Khaimah

One of the fastest growing tourism destinations in the world, Ras Al Khaimah boasts a rich culture and long-standing history, dating back 5,000 years, showcased by an array of archaeological sites and breathtaking natural vistas, from golden sand beaches, awe-inspiring terracotta dunes and a green belt of date palms to Jebel Jais, the highest mountain in the UAE.

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