Everyone who plans to make holidays or vacations across UAE. They will never miss the chance to explore the beauty of the Arabian desert. Do you know why? Because Desert Safari Dubai is the only tour in the Middle East. Which provides the thrilling experience of multiple things with pick & drop service at discounted rates. So the people like me who travel and keep their budget as well, that tour is 100% ideal for them. Like you will get almost everything in just 55 AED. Such as pick up and drop off service, numerous sand activities, limitless beverages & refreshments, a beautiful Bedouin sitting, entertainment stuff, Photography opportunities, Henna Designing and a buffet dinner. Which comes in an extensive choice of vegetarian and non-vegetarian foods cooked by award-winning chefs.
If you’re experiencing Bedouin or Middle East culture for the first time, then no other tour is better than desert safari. In the duration of 6-hours, you will get to admire the Arabian culture luxuriously or stylishly. Where every luxury will be onboard to come and let you cherish its pleasure. Since I had no idea about the culture, customs and traditions of the Middle East. On 2 January 2020, I came across the United Arab Emirates to enjoy my winter holidays, so I could get some break from my hectic work routine. Yes, I was pissed from my work, so I decided to make my mind refresh. My budget was limited as usual, so I had the money to experience 2 or 3 tours and purchase a plane to the ticket Dubai (Economy Class). I visited with my two and cousins and four office colleagues.
Desert Safari Dubai Eye-Catching Highlights
A day before our flight to Dubai, we packed our things and were very excited. Because I travelled internationally for the first time. The duration of our trip was 2 weeks. One of my uncles lives across UAE so we stayed for 2 weeks at their house. When we arrived, my uncle to pick us. On the first day, we took a rest and started searching for the best tour operator in Dubai. We found Happy Adventures Tourism LLC, they are famous for their high-class hospitality throughout the journey. Also, their tour packages are way reasonable and affordable. They gave us a 60% discount on our second tour booking. We picked desert safari Dubai as our first tour because I heard that this tour is ideal to experience the Bedouin or Middle East Culture. We included pick and drop service in our package and that package was about 55 AED.
Since that tour was our first tour to experience, Happy Adventures Tourism LLC didn’t give us a discount but on the second tour package of dhow cruise dinner. They gave us a 60% discount, where they included pick & drop and VIP services. So, we got the tour confirmation email and we made a 50% payment online. They gave us a pick-up time of about 2 PM and asked us to get ready on time. The driver came at 2:10 PM and our journey to the Bedouin desert camp was headed. Within 45 minutes, we arrived and started to take pictures of each other at the Al Faqa Desert. The day was not so sunny, since we visited during winters. For this, I didn’t bring sunscreen, but make sure whenever you visit Dubai during Summer bring and apply sunscreen. So without any further ado, let’s talk about the activities and services.
1. Dune Bashing on High Red Arabian Dunes
Since we picked a basic desert safari Abu Dhabi and Dubai package, which was so common. That about 70% of other people chose the same. There was a huge line for the dune bashing ride. There were 20 vehicles, which were let people admire the dune bashing ride. Anyhow after 20 minutes of wait, finally our turn has come. We enjoyed the dune bashing ride was the first time, it was way thrilling, adventurous and safe to ride. The drivers were licenced and experienced, on the other hand, the vehicles were installed with safety features to ensure our safety.
2. Camel Ride:
Then we enjoyed two rounds of Bedouin camp while riding on the Camel. On the other side, we took so many pictures with our cute Camels.
Then the other sand activity was sandboarding which came as the package inclusion. The staff of Happy Adventures Tourism LLC provided us with skateboards, there was no limit to enjoy this activity.
4. Limitless Refreshments and Beverages:
We enjoyed this service at the Bedouin camp, We had a charge to enjoy unlimited Arabian Coffee, tea, veg snacks and soft drinks.
5. Henna Designing and Arabic Costume Photography:
A short-hand Henna tattoo by professionals was free for us and if we go longhand, then we had to pay an extra Dirham. Besides, Arabic costumes were available for both men and women for the photography. After taking pictures we returned the costumes.
6. Live Entertainment Shows:
We got to enjoy 7 live entertainment shows at the Bedouin camp, Including 2 Belly dancing, 2 Tanoura shows, 2 Fire shows and 1 Zumba dance show.
7. BBQ Buffet Dinner:
At Last, a BBQ Buffet dinner was organized at the Bedouin camp. Which had a wide opportunity of veg and non-veg dishes. On the other side, we enjoyed Live BBQ outside the Bedouin camp. Moreover, we got to enjoy a variety of desserts and salads.
After the dinner, at 9:30 PM driver dropped us at our place safely.