Experience an authentic glimpse into Bedouin History. Sample traditional Bedouin breakfast while meeting a local Bedouin. Enjoy a wildlife guided safari in a 1950s vintage Land Rovers. Hotel pickup and drop is included by air-conditioned vehicles.
Experience life as a Bedouin nomad, making a life in Dubais unforgiving desert. See how these people herded, hunted, camped, and thrived in the ultimate cultural safari. Bedouin stems from 'Bedu', the Arabic term for a desert dweller. While most people in ancient times settled near rivers, the Bedouin chose the freedom of the open desert. Here, they relied on their ingenuity and grit as they overcame the harsh climate.
Your journey starts in the morning, as you're driven out to the Dubai desert (in air-conditioned comfort). Then, you'll leave your modern amenities and mount a camel. Ride the ship of the desert for half an hour, until you arrive at your destination: a nomadic Bedouin camp, presenting a glimpse into authentic Bedouin life.You'll be greeted in traditional fashion, with rose water, Arabic coffee, and dates. Explore the village, constructed of traditional woven goat hair, wood, and stones; a tribute to the resourcefulness of the nomadic people. You'll have the chance to meet and chat with Bedouin storytellers. Get up close with the Arabian hunting dogs called Salukis and learn about Bedouin-style hunting, and how the deadly combination of falconry and Saluki dogs became their main means for hunting. You will also be able to watch the worlds fastest animal in flight in a spectacular falconry presentation.