Dubai, the largest city in the United Arab Emirates, and an emirate, one of the seven in the country. It is located on the Persian Gulf coast of the UAE. Dubai is known for many things, from its business sector to its tourism to its geographical location.
Dubai has fascinating geography, from its beaches to its desert everything is available in Dubai. These geographical locations offer a wide range of tourism options for the city, and one activity to rises above everything in the area of tourism, which is Dubai’s famous desert safari.
The desert safari offers its guest a one of a kind experience into the heart of the desert. Multiple companies offer their guests an unforgettable experience in the desert. These desert safaris usually start in the afternoon or the morning depending on your packages and end the next morning, letting you experience the best night of your life in the heart of the desert.
There are multiple activities that the tour companies offer in their desert safari packages, let us find out what they are.
The staple of any desert safari is the dune surfing, your adventure usually starts from here, where experienced drivers take you on an adrenaline-filled ride along the desert dunes, riding on the edge of the seemingly never-ending desert, dipping down into the slopes and back up again. The dune surfing is not for the faint of heart and it is an experience of mighty proportions. After the ride, the riders drop you off in a camp where you will spend the night and enjoy many more activities.
Camel safari is an experience that lets you enjoy the wild life of the desert on the back of a camel. The tour also includes many other activities such as falcon demonstrations, photography, touring the desert and many other small things. These camel rides are usually done in the morning when the temperature is not that hot and the tourist can also indulge in the sunrise of the desert.
Sand skiing is an amazing adventure sport that is available on a Desert Safari Dubai. The sport is very much like snowboarding but the main difference is that you are surfing in the desert and not on a mountain. Dubai desert has multiple dunes that are almost 200 to 300 meters in height making it an ideal place for sand skiing. Many companies offer you this experience within the package and also provide you with all the equipment necessary.
Riding a quad bike is an adventure on its own, but riding the bike in a desert provides you with an amazing and thrilling adventure, multiple tour companies provide you with the equipment for riding a quad bike along the desert. While riding a quad bike, you can experience the desert with a new perspective and appreciate the value of the desert.
Hot Air Ballooning
Nothing beats a view better than a bird’s eye view, seeing the desert from hundreds of feet above the ground is an amazing experience. Riding in a hot air balloon in the desert lets you see the massive scale of the Arabian Desert. It lets you see a 360-degree view of the Arabian Desert and you can also see the wild lives of the desert such as camels, gazelles and even the desert onyx form the balloons.
After a day of exciting adventures and memories, relax in a campsite that is in the heart of the desert. Indulge in a wide variety of entertainments, from fire eating to belly dancing, or getting a henna tattoo, there is something for everyone in those camps. Not only that but you also get to experience the taste of the Arabian BBQ and the most famous Arabian water pipe.