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

From US$163.50
  • 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
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
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
Wow how amazing!

This was by far our best experience of our trip to Dubai! Everything from the on time hotel pick up to the majestic camel ride thru the desert and the awesome falcon show was beyond expectation. Our Guide was Adil and he too was very...More

3  Thank Cheny S
Reviewed 2 days ago
Tiago, our tour guide, was remarkable!!

We highly recommend the Dubai Desert safari experience!! We were so lucky to have this tour with a very professional, educated, charismatic and polite tour-guide, Tiago. We enjoyed it as a family, with young kids and it was a true learning experience with history, nature...More

3  Thank julianapolastri
Reviewed 2 days ago
5 *

I can only tell you how much I enjoyed this tour. My parents gave me as a birthday gift a trip to dubai, I choose to participate in this tour, but really was not sure what to expect. It was the highlight of my vacations!...More

3  Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 3 days ago
Highlight of my trip to Dubai....go for it!

I thoroughly enjoyed this desert safari with Platinum Heritage. They emailed me on the day and also left a message at my hotel to confirm pickup and our guide, Samir, was even a few minutes early! He was a very friendly and informative guide, who...More

4  Thank avey123
Reviewed 3 days ago
One of the best things I have EVER done!

I absolutely loved this tour and really had no idea it would be so good. My two friends and I chose the overnight heritage desert experience. We were picked up from our hotel by our tour guide Hamza, who was very friendly and welcoming. He...More

3  Thank LaylaGorse
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April 11, 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.