The most exciting segment of a desert safari is undoubtedly dune bash – one of the Middle East’s most popular off-road activities. As you ride up and down through the enormous expanse of sand in a 4X4 vehicle, you’ll be able to experience a unique adventure, fun, and thrill. However, to make most of the activity, make sure that you opt for a tour company that provides access to a fleet of well-maintained vehicles as well as professionally trained drivers.
Indulge in Desert Activities
Aside from a dune bash in 4X4 vehicle like Land Cruiser and Hummer, there are a variety of options to enjoy the distinctive charm of the desert, from dune buggy and quad bikes to sand boards. More than these, a definite not-to-miss is the trek across the desert dunes on camel back. Besides exploring the sand, a host of other unique things can also be enjoyed as part of the desert safari, such as henna designing, falconry displays, Shisha smoking, savoring sunset views, relaxing by fire, and relishing traditional coffee in accompaniment to fresh dates. Moreover, majority of the desert safari packages includes a visit to the camp-site replicating a Bedouin camp, where you can relax in its low-lying cushions and enjoy mind blowing belly dance and Tanura performances. Things to do continue, if you choose an overnight desert safari that also comprises beautiful desert sunrise views and traditional morning breakfast.
Explore the unrivaled natural diversity of Arabian Desert
Within the humongous stretch of Arabian dunes lies an incredible ecosystem bestowed with several indigenous varieties of plants, animals, mammals, and reptiles. A desert safari will enable you to explore the vibrant desert diversity while catching a glimpse of intriguing assortment of flora and fauna native to Arabian Peninsula.
Arabian Style Dining
Depending on your preferred package, a desert safari- particularly evening desert safari - includes a BBQ style dinner. As the sun goes down the dunes, you’ll be treated to an exceptional dining experience and an as-never-before culinary adventure amidst the quaintness of the Arabian night dunes, with a wide range of culinary delights that includes both classic specialties and contemporary cuisines.
This is a highly recommended pursuit for tourists on the look-out of ultimate in desert adventure. The major draw of desert camping is staying in a traditional camp that is modeled to resemble a Bedouin tent. Unwind in the well-appointed, comfy tents or gaze at the stars or go for a unique wildlife drive, which not only allows you to discover the spellbinding beauty of the desert surroundings but also helps to spot a variety of nocturnal desert animals that comes out of its abode during night.