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Ras al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary

Ras al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary

The leading Dubai wildlife sanctuary and about to be designated a wetland of international importance

Ras al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary

Area: Business Bay, Dubai

This wetland, the leading Dubai wildlife sanctuary, is famed for its flamingos. Its two hides offer high-quality viewing, and other birds you can see include Kentish plovers, ospreys, marsh harriers and small waders.

Ras al Khor is to be the UAE’s first “Ramsar site” – designated a wetland of international importance. There’s lots planned for the future for this Dubai wildlife sanctuary, including a visitors’ centre, plus possible collaborations with other world-class wildlife bodies.

Ras al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary

Address: Khor Dubai.

Opening hours: Saturday to Thursday 09:00 to 16:00, daily feeding times 09:15 and 16:15.

Tel: +971 (0)4 206 4240

Web:   www.wildlife.ae

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