Spend a day out in the Liwa desert and admire the stunning red sand dunes. Your guide will show you the interesting, secluded places in the desert including the Liwa Oasis. Enjoy a picnic lunch in this rugged terrain before returning home.
What to Expect
Spend a day out in the desert and admire the beautiful red sand dunes in Liwa. Our first stop is the interesting Car Museum, where you will find an extraordinary fleet of vehicles owned by Sheikh Hamad Bin Hamdan Al Nahyan.
We continue to the south-west of Abu Dhabi to reach the Liwa Oasis located on the outskirts of the biggest sand desert of the world, the Rub Al Khali. This area was the historic home of the original tribes who settled on the island of Abu Dhabi in the 18th Century.
Famed for its magnificent pure, red sand dunes you will enjoy an unforgettable day out with plenty of opportunities for photo-stops to admire the beautiful landscape. A picnic lunch is served en route to ensure you can make the most of your time in this unique landscape.
- Transport in 4WD (Toyota Landcruiser or similar)
- English speaking guide
- Bottled mineral water and soft drinks
- Hotel pick-up
Know Before You Go
• Dress Code:
Lightweight summer clothing is suitable for most of the year, but sweaters or jackets may be needed for the winter months, especially in the evenings. Good quality sunglasses are advised, and photo-chromatic lenses for those who wear spectacles. Hats or some protection for the head are advisable when in direct sunlight. The United Arab Emirates has conservative dress traditions. Swimwear should be confined to the beach and hotel pools. Men and women should ensure shoulders and knees are covered when in public, especially in souks, shops and villages.
Orient Tours reserves the right to cancel any part of the scheduled programmes for reasons of government decisions, public holidays, weather conditions, or similar. Furthermore Orient Tours reserves the right to amend and or cancel the schedule for any tour.