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Arabian Desert Overnight Safari (from Ras Al Khaimah and Umm Al Quwain)

US$ 160.00 Price per person from View price guide

Key facts

Where: Ras Al Khaimah , UAE Duration: 2 Days / 1 Night

Highlights

  • Watch a belly dancing show and enjoy a delicious barbeque dinner
  • Experience a magical sunset from the highest dune of UAE desert

Overview

Take an adventure filled sunset safari in the immense UAE desert and explore its finer nuances in the faint orangish light of the setting sun. Feel like a sheikh as you watch the entrancing dance of belly dancers while smoking a flavoured shisha and relishing a delicious barbeque. Get beautiful henna designs on your hands or try out traditional Arabic dresses.

From an adrenaline pumping 4X4 safari in the dunes to camping in true Bedouin-style and watching an enticing belly dancing performance, your desert safari in UAE will a mix of leisure, entertainment and adventure!

Itinerary

You will be picked up in an air-conditioned coach from your hotel in Ras Al Khaimah or Umm Al Quwain and taken on an exciting safari on the golden sand dunes of Arabia. An English-speaking guide will accompany you on this tour.

Continue into the UAE desert and experience the thrill of a life time as take your 4WD vehicle over the seemingly endless dunes. Like a roller coaster ride, you will go up and down, leaving behind a trail on the satiny sands of the dune. Dip low in the deep trenches and rise high on the pinnacle of the dunes. Drive up to the highest dune and take a break to view the spectacular sunset over the horizon.

Proceed towards the Bedouin campsite located in the heart of the desert. You can get yourself henna tattoos and dress in Arab costumes. Enjoy these activities while sipping on soft drinks, tea or coffee (as per your choice). You also have an option to take a camel ride and try out different flavours of shisha or hubbly bubbly (a traditional tobacco pipe). To make the evening even more enchanting, watch the belly dancers perform on the rhythmic Arabic tunes, while relishing a delicious three-course barbeque buffet dinner. Stay overnight in the Bedouin-style camp. Sleeping bags will be provided to you for your comfort.

After a magical night in the silence of the desert, tuck into a hearty breakfast before beginning your return journey to Dubai. You will be dropped back to your hotel in Ras Al Khaimah or Umm Al Quwain.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

2 Days / 1 Night

Start time

Start time: 1500h (3:00pm)
Duration: 2 Days / 1 Night

Meeting point

Your hotel in Ras Al Khaimah or Umm Al Quwain.
(Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details.)

Ending point

Your hotel in Ras Al Khaimah or Umm Al Quwain

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Inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned coach
  • English-speaking guide
  • 4X4 vehicle safari
  • Barbeque dinner
  • Belly-dancing show
  • Soft drinks, water, tea and coffee at the camp
  • 1 night accommodation in Bedouin Campsite
  • Sleeping bag
  • Breakfast on day 2

Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the departure details.

Customers over 65 years are restricted from taking this tour. The tour is not recommended for heart patients and clients with neck and back problems

Additional 150AED per person with shuttle transfer from Banyan Tree Al Wadi

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have
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Cancellation policy

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