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Desert Experience: Dinner and Emirati Activities with Vintage Land Rover Transport from Dubai

From US$163.50
Highlights
  • Visit the Dubai desert in style with a wildlife safari by vintage Land Rover 
  • Try to spot gazelle and oryx in the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve
  • Visit a desert camp in a royal retreat and see a falconry show
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Desert Experience: Dinner and Emirati Activities with Vintage Land Rover Transport from Dubai
From US$163.50
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Vintage Land Rover: Private
Desert experience including a private 1950s Land Rover safari
From US$177.19
Vintage Land Rover: Shared
Desert experience including a shared 1950s Land Rover safari
From US$163.50
Overview
The desert around Dubai demands more than a passing look—it’s a place of beauty that showcases the UAE’s Bedouin heritage. This expedition does it justice with several touches not offered on standard tours, including a wildlife safari by vintage Land Rover, falconry display, bread- and coffee-making demos, and a 4-course, desert-camp dinner within a royalty-owned retreat. Plus, you can upgrade for a private Land Rover for added style and comfort.
What to Expect
After central Dubai hotel pickup, travel into the desert before settling into a shared, open-top vintage Land Rover—a classic desert workhorse used extensively in the 1950s. Alternatively, upgrade on booking to ride in a private Land Rover.

Then, with a skilled driver, trundle through the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, hearing about Dubai’s history and wildlife, and watching for animals such as gazelle and oryx.

Stop for a sunset falconry display, and then head to a Bedouin-style desert camp within a private royal retreat. Here, enjoy an Arabic coffee and various Emirati activities like bread-making demonstrations, henna tattoos, and camel riding before sitting at a shared Bedouin-style table for a 4-course local dinner.

After a folk-dancing and music show—and optional shisha (Arabic water pipe)—enjoy a minivan transfer to your hotel, where your trip concludes.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Absolutely fantastic tour

Oh wow we enjoyed every minute of this tour! We were picked up from our hotel at the Palms Jumeirah with another couple. The drive took about 40 minutes to get to the conservation reserve. Our driver/tour guide Mr Ali Moussa was extremely knowledgeable about...More

Thank Palesa K
Reviewed yesterday
Adil made a good experience a great experience!

My wife and I have just spent 8 days in Dubai and this was the highlight of our holiday. From the minute he picked us up from our hotel, our guide Adil was a hive of interesting information and so friendly with it, On the...More

2  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 2 days ago
Excellent Experience

First time in Dubai but this experience was incredible. Thiago was our guide and he was awesome. Incredibly friendly and you could tell had a true passion for the UAE culture and for making his guests feel welcome. From when I got picked up to...More

2  Thank lcobucci3511
Reviewed 4 days ago
Mesmerizing experience

Me and my wife had a wonderful experience under the educating and fun guidance of Mr. Ali Moussa. The tour was excellent in every way from the moment of the pickup in our hotel Waldorf Astoria in Dubai. The vintage Land rovers are the perfect...More

3  Thank Guðjón M
Reviewed 5 days ago
Wonderful Experience

The Platinum Desert Safari was one of the highlights of my visit to Dubai last week. i would highly recommend it. Adil was an excellent guide as well as very informative and helpful to the entire group. I especially enjoyed the delicious dinner and the...More

4  Thank jonathanhalpern
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sequoia1913
10 April 2018|
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Response from 1973craig | Reviewed this property |
Only if you want to. I just stayed in the camp and enjoyed the food and entertainment.
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