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Desert Experience: Camel Safari with Dinner and Emirati Activities from Dubai

From US$163.50
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  • Desert tour from Dubai with longer-than-usual camel ride and no dune bash 
  • Ride in a camel convoy to a desert camp in a royal retreat 
  • Included activities give you the full Arabian camp experience 
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Desert Experience: Camel Safari with Dinner and Emirati Activities from Dubai
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Desert Experience: Camel Safari with Dinner and Emirati Activities from Dubai
From US$163.50
Overview
Exploring Dubai’s desert on a DIY trip won’t give you the full-on Arabian camp experience. This excursion delivers it with a difference: incorporating a longer-than-usual camel ride, a falconry show, and activities like bread- and coffee-making demos, while giving the standard dune bash a miss. Ride a camel to a tented camp, enjoy the activities as you wish, and savor a 4-course dinner and dancing shows before returning to Dubai.
What to Expect
After pickup from your central Dubai hotel, travel into the desert by air-conditioned minivan. Meet your camel convoy and enjoy a 45-minute ride across the sands to a Bedouin-inspired camp set within a reserve owned by the UAE’s royal family.

Take in the atmosphere of the torch-lit compound, and as the sun sets, watch a falconry demonstration. Stroll into the dunes for sunset photos, and enjoy the activities on offer inside the Bedouin-style tent—getting a henna tattoo, sipping Arabic coffee, and watching bread- and coffee-making demonstrations.

Next, settle at a low table for a 4-course dinner of Emirati dishes served with soda and mineral water. See the Itinerary for a sample menu.

Afterward, opt to try a shisha (Arabic water pipe), and enjoy live dancing and music displays under the stars before your trip concludes with a hotel drop-off in Dubai.
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Fun with Camels

If you come all the way to Dubai I recommend you try this. Going on the camel and taking shots of it was very fun. The ride is a bit too long and it may hurt your hips after a while, but its; something to...More

1  Thank dmihovilovic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Amazing Experience

Can not recommend this enough, this is a must do when visiting Dubai! The staff were absolutely amazing. Saeed was a wealth of knowledge and had no issues answering all of our questions and teaching us new things. Will definitely do this again. Us ‘kangaroo...More

3  Thank caelahtaryn
Reviewed 1 week ago
The most amazing camel safari in Dubai

If you're ever planning a trip to Dubai, the camel safari from Platinum Heritage is a must! It's a first class operation, keeping us informed of the pick up time so we wouldn't be waiting in the lobby. Our guide Erick was great. He kept...More

4  Thank konaish
Reviewed 1 week ago
Awesome holiday experience

With only a few days holiday break in Dubai I wanted to make sure I chose any tour(s) in as an informed a way as possible so the previous reviews on TripAdvisor were very helpful and turned out to be pretty spot on. The 5...More

3  Thank ChrisK232
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great adventure, Great Guide

This was an incredibly enjoyable trip. Platinum Heritage was great at keeping me informed on the pick up time. My guide Tiago picked me up at the hotel and we traveled to a conservation area of the Arabian desert. I chose the camel ride and...More

2  Thank christine0527
Giulia F, Marketing Executive at Platinum Heritage Luxury Tours and Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Christine, Thanks so much for the fantastic review and for the kind words, it's great to hear that you had a good time with us from start to finish. The desert is a special place and its wonderful to hear that this landscape also...More

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B6378UDgloriab
20 April 2018|
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Response from ChrisK232 | Reviewed this property |
Pick up time for our Safari was at 3.30 pm. I think the exact time will depend on your hotel location and where guests are booked from on each day but if your flight is on time and you are staying in a part of Dubai where... More
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Maggie H
15 April 2018|
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Response from Christine D | Reviewed this property |
My tour dropped us off in the dessert by SUV, then gave you an option to ride a camel or an open jeep to where the falcon demonstration was. After that the SUV took us to the Bedouin camp.
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adrianalat30
12 April 2018|
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Response from dadachu | Reviewed this property |
Oh - and yes, I took the full package and not disappointed. Enjoy. D
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