Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, Dubai

4.6
#2 of 13 in Nature in United Arab Emirates
Explore the extensive landscape and diversity of nature at Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, a protected natural area. Away from the bustle and change that is modern-day Dubai, this conservation project was established to maintain no less than five percent of the Emirate of Dubai's total landmass. Trek across the dunes on the back of a camel and look for the wildlife that has been reintroduced to its natural habitat, such as caracals, sand foxes, and Brandts hedgehogs. Enjoy a range of traditional Arab pursuits, such as archery and horse riding, or something a bit more modern, like sand boarding. Check out the falconry presentations, where you'll meet the birds of prey up close. Use our Dubai trip planner to visit Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve on your trip to Dubai, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • 4 x 4 dune riding is veryyy good. Especially with an experienced pilot, emotion and adventure becomes present. the sunset makes it more beautiful.
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  • In conjunction with a Desert Safari a very beautiful thing, something tourists breathed, but very well done.
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  • I have had 3 desert safaris over a period of 6 years. This one was the worst. The other two safaris were not by ISango. Isango you gave the contract to Travco and they gave the catering to Albert Abel...  more »

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