Ghost town beach
Locally name as Al Mafjar Beach but Receiving is name from the old fisherman village ruins just behind the spot in our kite comunity . 4x4 recomended but you could make with sedan car if paying attention till the ruins as it will take around 10-15 min off-road drive, last 20-30 m (from the ruins to the beach) 4x4 mandatory. Furthermore Al Mafjar Beach is close to Umm Tais National Park – an important protected habitat for birds and other animals.
Nice sandy beach.High tides creates a lagoon where to kite (watch out small children with the currents) and low tide just possible to ride at the open sea.
Level: all levels
Style: Lagoon - open beach
Water: Flat -small choppy
Beach goers: No
Car type: any carefully (10min dirty road) 4x4
Al shamal Highway- exit to Al ghariya resort. then coast dirty road till al mafjar beach .4x4 needed