Al Rafisah Dam Perfect Destination For a Quick Day Tour

Al Rafisah Dam Perfect Destination For a Quick Day Tour


Yippeee! weather is getting better, for sure many of you are waiting for this seasons. This is the great chance to step out, explore and enjoy your day in picturesque spot of UAE.

If you are thinking to maximize your off and escape from the busy city, you may want to include visiting Al Rafisah Dam.

You can find the dam and the rest stop heading toward Khorfakkan highway on the new Sharjah.

The dam was originally built in the 1980s, it just recently became a tourist attractions as part of the new Sharjah-Khorfakkan highway (S142) project.

Now this spot is one of the friendly tourist destination.

Though this is only small place but it has all the things you need for simple getaway. A rest area, playground for your kids, a lakeside restaurant, and a parking lot.

Mosque and supermarket are available as well.

Al Rafisah Dam 

Al Rafisah Dam


Sitting on the benches facing the lake with the rocky mountain view is just awesome. Addition to that, you will definitely feel relax seeing those lovable ducks.

Al Rafisah Dam duck feeding

In just a matter of few kilometer drive from busy city of Emirates you can feel a peace and calm moment in this place. This spot is very ideal to unwind after the busy and stressful working days.

A new destination that is worth to visit to create another beautiful memories of this country.


Al Rafisah Dam view

The road going to Al Rafisa Dam goes through a series of tunnels and mountains on the side, the view is such a breathtaking.

All the nature and outdoor lovers would definitely love and appreciate this place.

Early morning drive is just perfect!


Another beautiful Dam – Hatta Dam

Al Rafisah Dam Location Map

Al Rafisah Dam


Note: There is no entrance fee applicable to experience this view

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