Are there any religious events and festivals to be aware of?
During Ramadan, Muslims fast during the day, so many cafés and restaurants may be closed until later in the evenings. Other businesses and transport may also work to shorter operating hours. Check before you book as the dates of Ramadan change each year.
Eid is marked with public holidays twice a year: at the end of Ramadan and between October and November. It's a time of celebration and feasting, and can be a great time to visit. Transport and businesses may work to different schedules.
What is the average cost of basic things, such as a meal or a taxi ride?
A three-course meal for two in a mid-range restaurant costs around £29, and minimum starting cost for taxis is £0.85.
How far is the airport from the main tourist area?
Fujairah Airport is 6.4 kilometers away. Dubai (DBX) airport is a 45 minute journey to Fujairah.
What's the best way to get around Fujairah?
By taxi – they're easily available and very affordable
What currency is used in Fujairah?
United Arab Emirates Dirham (AED)
What is the time difference?
Fujairah is four hours ahead of GMT/UK time.
How long does it take to fly to Fujairah?
Just about 8 hours and 21 minutes.
Any other useful things to know?
While Fujairah welcomes many tourists from other countries, you should be aware that its laws and customs are different to those in the UK.