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Fossil Red Dunes & Camel Rocks Safari with BBQ at Al Khayma Camp

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    What to Expect
    Safari takes off - we’ll proceed to Fossil and Camel rocks, after a pick up from your selected location, in a 4x4 land cruiser. On the way you will hear interesting facts about this land such as how it was evolved into a desert from a seafloor - millions of years ago, and still exhibits various kinds of marine fossils, so on.  

    Break time - In the desert you can take 20-25 minutes break in the arranged rest area. Take rest or, if you want, go for an optional quad bike ride. In this time we will make the land cruiser ready for desert ride with low Tyre pressure.

    The fun starts with dune bashing in Dubai desert, which continues for next 35-45 minutes. You can also try another sports - sand boarding... play close to the soft sands by surfing over the dunes. At the same time, make it a point to shoot the best sceneries of Fossil and Camel rock in cameras. When it is over, we will go to Al Khayma desert camp for more fun.

    BBQ at Al Khayma - Get seated in a tent / Khayma and be welcomed with local Gahwa, Gaymat & all. ... Have a delicious BBQ followed by desserts - a great chance to taste Arabic cuisines.

    Entertainments @Al Khayma - Inside the camp, different activities are arranged and you can have it one by one. Try Arabian costumes, henna designs, shisha pipe smoking, falcon photo-shoot. In addition, be an active spectator of Tanoura dance and Belly dance performances.

    Time for sunset ride - when camp activities get over, go for an evening ride on Camelback. You can have a good desert sunset view (subject to timings).

    Finally we will take you back to your drop off location... an exciting Fossil and Camel rocks desert safari in Dubai concludes!
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup available from Dubai central hotels and Port Rashid (Dubai Port).

    Pickup service not available from Naif & Al Sabkha area's.

    Pickup from Dubai Airport is available from Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport Hotel, to reach here you can use a local taxi (recommended) or hotel shuttle bus (both are chargeable).
    Duration
    7h
    Return Details
    • Same as pickup point
    Inclusions
    • Pick-up and drop off Transportation by air-conditioned 4x4 Land Cruiser.
    • Licensed safari driver.
    • Dune bashing (35-45 minutes)
    • Sandboarding.
    • Camel ride (can be repeated)
    • Shared camp.
    • Unlimited mineral water & soft drinks.
    • Henna painting.
    • Shisha smoking
    • Arabian makeover and photo with Falcon.
    • Barbecue Dinner
    • Tanoura and Belly dance shows.
    • Sunset photo-stop
    • Bottled water
    Exclusions
    • Alcoholic drinks.
    • Quad bike activities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please wear sports shoes for safe sand boarding
    • Pick-up will be within the first 30-45 minutes of your booked time
    • It is recommended not to eat 2-3 hours before the safari trip to avoid any vomiting / sickness during the dune bashing, Please note that if your skin is sensitive to henna, then you are advised not to do it.
    • Infants are not allowed on this activity.
    • Entertainment activities:- During the holy month of Ramadan (5th may - 4th June) you can watch Tanoura and Fire shows only in our desert camps (Al Khayma) as there will be some restrictions for belly Dance. Other religious holidays as per UAE law i.e. 3rd April​, 10​ & 31st​ Aug​, 9th Nov etc there will not be any entertainment activities in the camps as its strictly not permitted by UAE law.
    • By UAE law, pregnant ladies, anyone with back or neck pain, heart problems or other serious medical complaints and infants (under 3 years old) are not allowed during the dune bashing activity by car. (If this conditions are applicable to you, please contact our Consultant to customize your tour)
    • Drop off depends of the city traffic and the season sunset time.
    • OceanAir Travels shall not be responsible for any kind of loss, accident, sickness or injury. It is advisable that the traveler should avail a travel health insurance as there can be chances of potential risks and hazards. Also, make sure they are mentally and physically able to participate.
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    I’d watched YouTube b4 joining this tour and I thought everything is expected. I was wrong .... our professional guides Akbar and Yaser are very friendly and nice who made our family with our kids full of joys and fun. All equipment are very clean...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank alexlJ1XH
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Had a fantastic day - hitting the sand dunes ,sand boarding, camel ride, show and bbq. We shared our experience is with a lovely family from Germany too. Was made even better by our fantastic guide Jackson - who took the most amazing photos for...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Susiwusi1
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I recomend the tour it was amazing and our driver Jackson was the best dune driver of them all. Thank you for the amazing experience!

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Spany007
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had the most wonderful experience on the OceanAir Evening Red Dunes Desert Safari Dubai with BBQ at Al Khayama Camp. Traveling with our kids at 5&7, were picked up at our our hotel by our awesome guide Akku. All the way through, he did...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Mari S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My sister and myself booked this experience. It was an awesome way to start our Dubai trip. A very special thanks to Jackson- he made everything so seamless for us. Right from the pick up from hotel to the drop back was very smooth and...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank R D
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