Dubai Overnight Desert Safari in Vintage Jeep with Hot Air Balloon
A two days Desert Expedition in Dubai with an exotic Desert Safari in Vintage Land Rover Cars and Thrilling Hot Air Balloon Experience. Desert Constitute over 80% of the landscape of UAE and Dubai is home to some of the high dunes in this region. A trip to Dubai is incomplete with exploring the Desert landscape. Our Overnight Desert Safari is not just typical Dubai Desert Safari, the desert excursion is designed in such a way that it takes you back to the 1950’ of Dubai, where the city was transforming into a modern city from a small fishing village as a result of the petroleum exploration. The Bedouin tribe was able to survive the harsh environment of the desert because of their simple lifestyle. The Overnight Desert Safari gives you the unique opportunity to relive the moment as you will be given the chance to explore the landscape and wildlife of Dubai Desert on vintage 1950s Land Rover- The first motorized vehicle used in the deserts. A Traditional Bedouin Camp experience with Emirati Dinner and Emirati Cultural Shows. Chance to know the Camels up close and ride them. Overnight stay in a traditional Arabic stone dwelling with mattress and bedding. Taste the Arabic Gourmet Breakfast in the Desert Camp. The two days Overnight Desert Safari includes an unforgettable and luxurious Hot Air Balloon ride at 4000ft over the Mysterious Deserts of Dubai. The pristine landscape of Dubai is unique and considered to be the best place to experience the Hot Air Balloon Ride. Not only you will get the chance to float over the Deserts of Dubai also get experience the falconry in the air. Capture all the movements in Camera as the Hot Air Balloon Baskets are equipped with Go Pro Cameras.
DAY-1 – VINTAGE LAND ROVER DESERT SAFARI AND OVERNIGHT STAY IN BEDOUIN DESERT CAMP
A Magical Arabian Night Expedition in the mysterious Deserts of Dubai. It starts with a pick up from your hotel and the professional guide escort you to the Dubai Desert Conservative Area. You will be met and greeted by our team members and your co-travelers. Our team members will hand over the adventure pack and will help you to tie a traditional headscarf to protect yourself from the desert’s heat and sandy winds.
Vintage Land Rover fleet will be awaiting you for the ride of a lifetime. Travel back in time in the 1950s as you enter the Desert in an open vintage jeep. The conservation guide will explain the unique flora and fauna of this part and enjoy some good old stories about the Bedouin Tribes who conquered these mighty deserts.
You will be given a stop for the phots in the middle of the desert before the Sunset Falcon Show. Falconry has been an important part of the Heritage of UAE and gets a chance to experience the national bird of UAE, you can get up close and personal with these birds and see them in action.
After the Falcon Show, you will be guided to the Traditional Bedouin Desert Camp in the heart of a private Royal desert retreat! Experience the Bedouin lifestyle and Traditions in the camp. You can witness the live sessions of Arabic Coffee Making and Bread Making. Kids and Women can get their hand tattooed by a local henna designer.
This desert safari also includes camel ride experience in the desert, get to know about these animals and admire their ability to move around the deserts effortlessly. Enjoy the good quality Shishah (water pipe with flavored tobacco) seated in a traditional majlis.
Later in the evening taste the authentic traditional Emirati Cuisine, the four-course Dinner includes soup, salad, appetizer, main course and famous Emirati dessert known as LUQAIMAT. You will also get to taste the camel milk and Camel Meat. After the dinner Enjoy cultural Emirati entertainment performances such as drumming and Yola.
Before sleep admire the peaceful desert, atmosphere seated in a majlis or it by the atmospheric bonfire. A perfect time to share the untold stories and chat up with your loved ones about the adventurous Arabian Excursion. The overnight stay will be in an Arabic stone dwelling with mattress and bedding.
DAY-02- HOT AIR BALLOON EXCURSION AND GOURMET BREAKFAST IN DESERT CAMP
Wake up early in the morning and feel how the sand changes its color when the light hits the ground. You will be transferred to the Hot Air Balloon Take off-site. Upon arrival, you will be given a safety briefing before climbing inside the basket of the balloon with the best Hot Air Balloon Company and fly with the industries most experienced pilots.
Feel the adrenaline rush as the balloon drifts upwards and floating 4000ft above the mysterious dunes. There is no better experience or view than this, you will have some best views like the Arabian sun rising behind the Hajar mountains over the desert dunes, while you are above the desert keep your eyes open for wildlife and you may get to spot Arabian oryx, gazelles or wandering camels in the dunes below. After one hour of scenic and thrilling flight enjoy a smooth landing.
You will be transported back to the camp for your gourmet breakfast and it includes smoked salmon, caviar, cold meats, fruit platter, bread selection and free-range eggs including Eggs Benedict. After a healthy breakfast by around 09.30 is you will be transferred back to your hotel in Dubai.