LIWA FULL DAY DESERT TOUR
If you are looking for the real desert then Liwa is must see whilst visiting the Middle East. It truly is the stuff of Arabian Dreams, set amongst majestic high dunes, it offers the visitor a step back into an ancient world Bedouin living and desert trekking.It is located south of Abu Dhabi famously known as the Empty Quarter (Rub Al Khali) and is home to the biggest sand desert on the planet. The size and scale of the sand dunes is quite spectacular, it definitely has to be seen to be believed.Our tour departs from pick-up point at 9am and as we head toward Liwa in our 4WD air conditioned vehicle you can see the landscape transform and see the sand dunes emerge. We stop en route at a local gas station and reach the desert at 11am.Once we reach the desert be prepared for an exhilarating ride over rolling dunes where your experienced safari driver will take you on the ride of a lifetime.We stop for lunch at the Oasis around 1.30pm.We drive toward Moreeb sand dune, which is one of the highest sand hills in the world, nearing 300 metres high and with extremely steep slopes.Several hill climb races occur here throughout the year as well as stages of the UAE Desert Challenge.The desert supports a considerable number and variety of flora and fauna, during this tour you may get to opportunity to view wild camels or gazelles. One amazing feature of this area so far inland is its fish farm you will also get the opportunity to visit this unusual attraction.After a full day of adventure and breathtaking scenery, we head out of the desert around 430pm & make our way back to your hotel.
Pick up time at 8.30am
Drive to Liwa will take an hr and 3 min.
Desert drive will start at 11.00amLunch at the Oasis around 1.30pm
After our lunch we will continue our drive toward Tal Moreeb dune which is the highest sand hill in the world rising up to 300 m. Follows drive back to hotel.
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Liwa Two Days One Overnight Tour
An overnight desert camping experience is the ideal way to completely enjoy and appreciate the beauty and vastness of the Liwa area. It can be a truly unforgettable experience, with miles of rolling sand dunes in the distance, the greatest area of unspoiled and uninhabited desert on the Arabian Peninsula. Our tour departs Abu Dhabi at 11.30am, we drive to Liwa and arrive in time for lunch before we head into the desert for 3 hours of exhilarating desert dune driving. Let our experienced guides take you on the ride of a lifetime.We set up our camp for the night at 5pm, where you will get the opportunity to experience the changing colour of the sand as they shift from golden yellow to burning red as the sun sets over these amazing dunes.You then enjoy a delicious BBQ dinner under the stars, and can spend the evening relaxing and try the famous Shisha (smoking flavoured tobacco also known as hubbly bubbly or hookah), a popular past time for locals in the Emirates.After spending an evening in one of the most beautiful settings, rising early from your tent to view a sunrise over the dunes is awe-inspiring. We enjoy breakfast around 8.00am. We pack up camp and head off toward Moreeb Dune, and arrive at this huge sandhill around 1130.It is the best known dune in the area, as it stands a staggering 300 metres high, a popular spot for hill climb races.After enjoying the dune we make our way back to Abu Dhabi and say goodbye to a most amazing and unique region and arrive back around 2pm
Pick up at 11.30am
Drive to Liwa, arrival at time for lunch.
After lunch we start our three-hours ride.
We set up the camp at 5pm and have a dinner.
Breakfast at 8.00amDrive toward Moreeb Dune,
arrival at 11.30.Return to hotel at around 2pm
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