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Empty Quarter and Lost City Overnight Camping Tour

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Empty Quarter and a Lost city (OVERNIGHT CAMPING on FB Basis) (01 Night / 02 Days) Pick up : From Any place in Salalah Duration : 01 Night / 02 Days Rate includes 1- Transportation A/C vehicles as mentioned in the itinerary 2- English speaking driver / guide 3- Soft drinks and mineral water during the excursion 4-Dinner & Breakfast .
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Stop At: Dhofar Governorate, Dhofar Governorate

It is an absolute must for everyone who is visiting Dhofar and having Salalah Tours ,Highly recommended among Oman Day Tours . that you visit Ar Rub Al Khali (The Empty Quarter), Dhofars most remarkable and popular site with its unspoilt and magical sand dunes. We recommend it highly among Oman Day Tours , and you will take an unforgettable memory to share with your family and friends back home.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Thumrait, Oman

We will start our tour from your hotel .After having a small break in Thumrait town, which was famous as a Bedouin settlement, we proceed west on graded road crossing the huge gravel desert of Al Nejd.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Empty Quarter, Oman

Arriving the sand desert in Al Hashman, where the sand dunes emerge more picturesque and more spectacular, our experienced driver will drive up the hills in the most thrilling and exciting manner to show you an example of driving with force in the sand popularly known as Dune Bashing. In Rub AL Khali, enjoy the exciting and thrilling driving tactics in the fine sand of Arabian Desert. Enjoy a beautiful sunset over the sand dunes before you reach our camp site. You will also have the opportunity to ride a camel. Arabian Coffee and traditional dates are also served on arrival at the camp. Later you will be served a delicious B.B.Q. dinner and Shisha (the Arabic water pipe).

Duration: 12 hours

Stop At: Ubar The Lost City, Governorate, Ubar, Oman

After the breakfast, served at the camp on the next day, we will proceed to the Lost City of Ubar(UNESCO World heritage site). This legendary ancient kingdom, known as Ubar, was said to have existed in one of the most inhospitable places on earth a vast and forbidding Rub Al Khali desert, appropriately known as the Empty Quarter. According to myth, the desert swallowed up Ubar. Quite literally, it sank without trace -becoming the fabled Atlantis of the Sands. This once buried city, which was spotted by satellite, gives you a glimpse of the value of work carried out by a team of explorers in 1982, led by Sir Ranulph Fiennes.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Wadi Dawkah, Oman

On our return to Salalah we drive into Wadi Dawka (UNESCO World heritage site) known as the Frankincense Wadi, which is also well-known as the biggest collection of the naturally grown Frankincense trees in the region. Experience the Frankincense and its use in the past as well as in the modern World. Return to Salalah by afternoon.

Duration: 1 hour
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Important Information
Duration
2 days
Inclusions
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Local taxes
  • National Park fees
  • Bottled water
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Overnight accommodation
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant meals not included
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide with Extra charge
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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seppwohlmuth wrote a review Mar 2019
6 contributions2 helpful votes
The 2 day/1 night trip to the Empty Quarter of the Rub al Khali desert was the highlight of our 3 weeks Oman Tour. We saw one of the most faszinating landscapes of our planet with mights sandunes up to 300m and more.
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Date of experience: December 2018
Jamie33388 wrote a review Feb 2019
9 contributions2 helpful votes
Buckle your seat belt for a little bit of adventure, a little bit of culture and a great desert journey! Mateb and his team are amazing. A desert safari in the Empty Quarter definitely worth a good story around the dinner table when things get boring! You will come home with
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Date of experience: February 2019
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  • Dhofar Governorate, Empty Quarter
  • Duration: 2 days
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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