Fujairah Collage

Fujairah Collage
Some distinctive landmarks in Fujairah

Monday, May 17, 2010

Resources for Visiting Wadi Wuruyah in Fujairah, UAE

Many helpful resources have been posted for those wanting to visit the UAE’s first national park in the emirate of Fujairah.

Here are some of them for your UAE Travel File:

Fujairah’s Wadi Wonderland, FIF.
The Wonder of Fujairah’s Wadi Wurayah, Gulf News.
Wadi Wurayah on Wikipedia.
Wadi Wurayah, Time Out Dubai.

How to Get There
How Do We Get to Wadi Waruyah? FIF.
The Road to Wurayah, Agnes’s Secret, 15 May 2009.
Wilderness of Wadi Wurayah, Khaleej Times.

Camping in Wadi Wurayah

Fujairah’s Wadi Wuruyah, Gulf News.
FJ in Wadi Al—This shows how rough the road in to the wadi can be.

Photos of Wadi Waruyah.
Animals caught on camera traps at Wadi Wurayah, WWF.

Fauna and Flora
New Species of Fish Named, FIF.
New Species of Fish Discovered, FIF.
Crocothemis Sanguinolenta, SmugMug, Tommy Pedersen.
UAE Birding, Paul Jaquith.
Rare Wild Cat Located in Wadi Wurayah, Eye of Dubai.
Arabian Tahr, ENS.

Wadi Wurayah becomes UAE’s first mountain protected area, UAE Interact.
Wadi Wurayah, UAE’s Protected Area.
Natural Paradise Gets Protection, The National.

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ITC Dubai said...

Hi! i had fun reading your blog!
i am so interested in camping at fujairah, particulary in khor fakkan.

Is it legal to stay for an overnight camping? we are 17people. I heard Police catches people during camping?

this weekend we plan to go. hope to get your reply.thanks!

Geoff Pound said...

I do not know about Khor Fakkan, which is in Sharjah but I have often seen campers on the beach at Khor Kalba (south of Fujairah)--such a wonderful beach.

It will be hot in a tent at this time of the year.