Pondering Under The Skies: Stargazing Destinations In the Middle East

Just imagine staring at the skies and seeing the stars while you feel the cold air breeze against your body, it can be an unmatched experience. The Middle East is then home to a number of destinations that will mesmerize you with their beautiful skies filled with stars.

Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

Located on UAE’s Emirates Road, Ras Al Khaimah is the perfect spot where you can camp and get to experience a proper stargazing experience that you can’t experience elsewhere. You can escape the life of the city and head to the desert resort at The Ritz-Carlton Ras Al Khaimah, Al Wadi Desert, and experience a moonlight camel ride in the heart of the Al Wadi Nature Reserve. Their guests at the resort can enjoy a magical camel ride under the full moon in the beautiful Arabian Desert.

Qornet Al Sawda, Lebanon

Qornet El Sawda, which is also known as The Black Peak, is the highest point in Lebanon and the Levant. Which makes it the perfect place for stargazing. It is located in North Lebanon and is at a striking 3,088 meters above sea level. There’s nothing like a night out there under the stars which can even prompt you to wonder about the world. It’s definitely an experience worth your time and something fun you can do for free.

The White Desert, Egypt

The Egyptian White Desert is one of the most intriguing and distinctive places in the nation where you can engage in truly unique activities. Going camping in the desert is one of the most exciting activities that can be planned there, where stargazing will be the finest thing to do in addition to trekking, hiking, and many other amazing activities with the people you love.

M’hamid, Morocco

As a starting point for visiting the famous desert, the town of M’Hamid is the perfect place to gaze at the night sky away from the crowds. The peaceful village of M’Hamid, which is surrounded by palm trees and next to Erg Chigaga, Morocco’s largest sand dune, is regarded as one of the best spots in the world to experience the mesmerizing night sky. Live, traditional Berber music is frequently played to create a magical atmosphere while stargazing since ancient Berber tribes have long resided there.

Nuweiba, Egypt

It takes only a few hours to drive from Sharm El-Sheikh to Nuweiba, one of the most breathtaking locations where you will have the best chance to experience the eastern Sinai Peninsula. There, guests who want to experience true peace of mind, tranquility like never before, and a tour through the White Sand highly recommend visiting Nuweiba. You will undoubtedly be in awe of the extraordinary beauty of the nighttime sky with its mountains.

There you have it, a gorgeous list of destinations that you can head to for the perfect stargazing scene.

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