Desert safari is a memory you have to establish when visiting Abu Dhabi. Although Abu Dhabi has much more attractions for tourists involving shopping malls, heritage sights, Ferrari world and what not, it is still essential for one to for Desert safari.
Desert safari is an experience in which one has a one on one experience of staying in the desert. Although Abu Dhabi itself is a man made construction in a desert but it still won’t give you the whole experience of living in the wide open space.
Therefore one must certainly go for desert safari. There are many packages available which offer to take you alone or in the form of a group. In addition desert safari packages are available in morning as well as evening shifts but we would recommend you the evening shift. If you happen to be running short on time or are facing any other circumstance don’t miss out on the experience and go for the morning facility but if the case is otherwise than opt for evening desert safari.
Things to be done in Desert Safari
* Dune Bashing
This is the first and foremost thing to be done in desert safari. Dune bashing is a thrilling ride on a four wheeler in which experienced and professional drivers bash around the huge sand dunes. This roller coaster ride is a must for those who are adventurous and are in to off-roading.
* Sunset in the Desert
A sunset is a mesmeric sight and especially when you see the magnificent sun out in the wide open you will be left spell bound. The bright colours of the rays reflecting over the sand and hiding behind the sand dunes are a sight in itself. When you are out in the open with your loved one don’t forget to sit back and hold hands and enjoy the beautiful scene which is only available if you for Desert safari.
* Camel Riding
Well it certainly isn’t every day that we see a camel in front of us and get to ride it too. Desert safari gives you a chance to ride this glorious king of the desert and tick off a thing in your ‘things to do before I die’ list.
* Dinner under the Stars
Desert safari allows you to enjoy a scrumptious dinner under the stars. You will enjoy delicious Arabic barbeque with authentic dishes from the Arabic cuisine. These delicacies will leave you wanting for more and the stars will give the night a special meaning in itself.
This is a traditional Arabic smoke available in the form of a pipe. You can smoke up in many different flavours including apple, mint and berry. The light buzz and the environment of the desert will make things more than glorious for you.
* Henna Application
This is a certain herb tattoo which Arabic women apply on festive occasions. They apply the henna on hands and feet in the most beautiful patterns you will ever see so all the ladies out there do opt for henna application.
Desert Safari in Abu Dhabi is a fun filled experience you have to enjoy. So book now and have the time of your life and share the memories with your generations to come.
Image credits: Desert Safari Abu Dhabi
Author: Yaseen Hamid Bhatti
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