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

Highlights
  • 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
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 4 days ago
Best experience in Dubai !

We did a trip with Platinum Heritage on 10th of September & cannot recommend these guys enough ! It was an amazing day with super food & fun! Our guide Saeed collected us at our hotel & dropped us home at the end of the...More

3  Thank millymini
Reviewed 6 days ago
Best part of our Dubai Trip

We did the camel safari which was the highlight of our time in dubai it was so much fun and educational the food was excellent and the camel ride at sunset was stunning and memorable

3  Thank Karye G
Reviewed 1 week ago
Must to visit!

Very nice experience, I recommend to everybody who visit Dubai to try this trip. Ibrahim, our guide was very kind, funny, and professional, gave us a lot of informations about desert culture. Camels are cute, and the 45 min ride will be always my favourite...More

3  Thank Mary1704B
NeilS3194, Supervisor at Platinum Heritage Luxury Tours and Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mary1704B, Thank you for the great review. We are delighted that you loved your experience with us. When we started, we never aimed to be the cheapest or the biggest, we aimed to provide the best staff, best food, most interesting vehicles, best chance...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fantastic Experience

Had a fantastic time on this venture. Our guide, Branden, was very knowledgeable and friendly. We were picked up on time, got to learn a lot of new things about Dubai, and the food was fantastic! I would highly recommend this trip for anyone coming...More

1  Thank Max H
Neil S, Supervisor at Platinum Heritage Luxury Tours and Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Max Thanks for the great review. We are delighted that you had a great day with Brandon! We are bursting with pride about our guides as they are the face of our operations and it excites us to get such great feedback as this....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A MUST DO when in Dubai!!

I did the Camel Safari Tour with Platinum Heritage when I came to Dubai in August. This was by far the most memorable experience I did during my stay. My tour guides, Mudasser and Sergio were very knowledgable, friendly and kind. In addition, Sergio was...More

4  Thank Harknesse
Neil S, Supervisor at Platinum Heritage Luxury Tours and Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Harknesse, Thank you for the great review. Thank you for the great in-depth account of your time with us. Your review covers everything we do from start to finish and cannot express our gratitude for the kind words enough. We are truly humbled to...More

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Warren D
18 September 2018|
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Response from Michael L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Warren, Not all guests choose to do the camel ride out to the dinner location, so there is vehicle transportation. (wonderful old open top Land Drovers). After the meal/entertainment you are driven back to the drop off... More
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JHL1950
28 August 2018|
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Response from Clareymacagram | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no idea but the safari destination is about an hour away so I would recommend catching a taxi to hotel that is in the pick up area
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