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Nerijus S
1 contribution
What an amazing experience!!!Would definitely do that again without hesitating. Our driver Sohail Dilawar Khan was beyond amazing! Very professional, very polite, lots of information on all asked questions, all our needs were taken care of. Food was delicious, we loved the fire show a lot and that moment of star gazing…
The only con- be prepared to spend more money!
Written January 16, 2022
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Subhankar Das
1 contribution
It has been a great experience from start to finish. From biking at red dunes, to dune bashing and camel ride and finally great performance and sumptuous dinner at Al Khayma camp; amazing!!! Special thanks to Ali, our ride and guide. Definitely worth every penny!!!
Written January 18, 2022
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Emma E
6 contributions
My experience was absolutely amazing. I had the best time thanks to my tour guide, Ibrahim. He did everything imaginable to insure I have the best time. He took high quality pictures, made I had water at all times. I went on my own so was really nice to feel safe on the tour. Highly recommend and ask for Ibrahim!
Written January 17, 2022
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grace k
2 contributions
WOWOW! unbelievable experience!!
I would rate this a 12/10.
Thank you to our amazing tour guide Nasir who took care of us from A to Z. It wouldn’t have been the same without him.
Written January 17, 2022
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Krisz
Las Vegas, NV1 contribution
Great experience, good variety of activities. Our driver had great skills! The camp had great food choices! Highly recommended!
Written January 17, 2022
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Dominic W
2 contributions
Was a great time, worth the money. Farooq our driver was a great tour guide, and showed us a great time. Highly recommend
Written January 17, 2022
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Inspire59671214444
3 contributions
Thank you to the whole team for a wonderful experience. As other reviews will tell you, the hotel pick up, the Land Rovers, the tour of the conservation area and falcon display were all super. But the team went over and above in helping us when our hotel was unable to store our main luggage overnight. They brought our large suitcases to the desert with us and did all the hard work lifting and carrying. Thank you so much.

The camp, meal and entertainment was great and we were lucky enough to be staying overnight in one of the very cute and cosy cabins followed by a delicious breakfast before being driven back to Dubai.

Highly recommended. A great experience and lovely staff.
Written January 17, 2022
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ethan
Canberra, Australia2 contributions
the park itself is very good for all ages, plenty of things for children to do and plenty of things for adults to do. food is either bad or mediocre could be better. the rides are very well maintained and are properly secured and even the most thrilling ones are still safe. the staff were very careful and well organised, you could tell they cared about your safety while enjoying the park.
Written January 17, 2022
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JennyN4
11 contributions
We treated our family to our first even hot air balloon ride while we were in Dubai and what a treat it was. We woke up early on Christmas morning to enjoy this incredible adventure and I am so glad we kicked off of our day this way.

The balloon ride over the desert watching the sun rise over the dunes was incredible and being lower allowed us to marvel at the dunes and the patterns created. Our transfer to breakfast in the vintage Land Rover was awesome and lots of fun. As for the meal and the setup - we were so impressed. The venue was clean and well organized, a wonderful breakfast spread was available and we would have indulged a bit more if were weren't heading out for a big Christmas lunch. The attention to detail was also appreciated such as the rose water to wash your hands on arrival.

An added bonus was going for a short ride on a camel which just added to the desert experience.

The staff that we encountered during our time were nothing but friendly, polite, helpful and attentive. It was wonderful to see the pride they had in what they did.

The entire process was a smooth and effortless process - from booking, communication, transfers and the activities.

I would do this again in a heart beat as it exceeded our expectations.
Written January 5, 2022
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dilip
1 contribution
Aleem khan is nice driver and fully experienced he know all about abu dhabi and nice person………………………….he speeks verry nice
Written January 16, 2022
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Petr K
1 contribution
Nusrat was our Safari guide and we really enjoyed time full of fun, new informations, cool driving and support during whole day. We can highly recommend him to have the best experience from Dubai.
Written January 17, 2022
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Sillingy, France15 contributions
We booked a VIP night safari with private driver and were globally satisfied with the tour. We had to pay an extra for the buggy tour in the dunes but it was worth the money. The dune bashing in 4x4 was also quite cool although the drive was quite short.
Regarding the evening BBQ experince, it was good. the food was good even if we would have preferred to avoid plastic trays for the service.

Overall a good experience.
Written December 27, 2021
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Michael C
Ballwin6 contributions
The safari guide, Abbas was beyond fantastic. He picked us up promptly and had us back on time. He was friendly, knowledgeable, and very helpful throughout the entire safari experience. He took some photos of my and my friends that we will have forever. Some of my favorite photos of the trip. Not to mention his dune driving, he had us floating above the sand like we were on a cloud. The camel ride, sand boarding, and falcons were some of the highlights of the trips. The shows and dinner were fabulous as well. Belly dancer was waa waa we waa and the fire show was spectacular. 10/10. Can’t wait to come back and explore more with Abbas. Thank you again!
Written January 13, 2022
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rajaa l
1 contribution
Inam is very friendly gentle and available with all of us. He been kind the whole trip, professional and helpful.
We are a group of 5 girls and we felt safe all the time, also suggesting us best locations to take pictures.
It was a nice experience looking forward to come back to Dubai.
Written January 14, 2022
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giuseppe c
8 contributions
We went to Abu Dhabi with this company. Our guide was Inam.
He took care of all our needs and provided plenty of information about the emirates. The tour is very well organized, you get the tickets pre booked in whatsapp for the Abu Dhabi mosque which is insanely beautiful. Since it’s private and you’re the only guests you can customize your experience and definitely I recommend using this tour for your first time visit to Abu Dhabi.
Make sure (Jan 2022) to comply with the Abu Dhabi restriction for covid, we had to do a pcr test and show full vaccination certificates.
Typical lunch suggested was also very good for the money.
Thumbs up for Iman! Wish you a lot of luck!
Written January 15, 2022
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Lalit Acchawani
Dubai, United Arab Emirates5 contributions
it was amazing experience with sultan guide and very professional and safe buggy drive and more thrilling.. the buggy driving is very safe with custom made buggy's if you are looking for thrill ride in Dubai in sand dunes go ahead with Arabian expedition without any hesitation.
Written January 16, 2022
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Dmitrij B
1 contribution
It was superb trip with Rashid, professionalism on the top. Such a little thing but big difference - There was many drivers and their passengers was asking for a water, then Rashid already put water in the doors for us and other passengers!

Recommend 100%
Written January 17, 2022
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Kamalu D
1 contribution
The entire trip was perfectly executed and planned,beginning with when we were picked up at our hotel by our amazing guide, Lionel, up until we were dropped off in an incredibly comfortable car. While I am sure that all the tour guides are excellent, Lionel made the entire trip better. The ambiance that he created in our drive to the desert combined with the stories he told helped solidify the impact that the trip has on us. We stopped at a tent-like area where we were served some drinks and given some food which was a nice break after the hour long drive. The falcon show was an impressive part of the tour which was then proceeded by a drive around the desert where we learned an abundance of interesting information, given by Lionel. Finally, at the end of the night we were seated at our personal cabanas and served very tasty food. If I had to congratulate Platinum Heritage in a sentence, I would say that they were extremely well coordinated and managed to execute everything properly. Everything, down to the last detail was thought of, which helped make our trip that much better and more entertaining. If I had to give one piece of advice I would say that improving the time at which the food was served would help with the smoothness of the trip, however I do understand that the unforeseen circumstances - rain - slightly hindered the quickness at which the food was served. All in all I would highly recommend this trip to anyone who is interested in learning more about the Dubai desert, while remaining in luxury.
Written January 3, 2022
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Dieteravella
Bogota, Colombia12 contributions
Ali great guide! Great person! The buggy experience REALLY REALLY BAD! We paid for 30 minutes and we only rode for 16 minutes. Including having the argue with the buggy rental company’s owner.

Make sure you get what you paid for! Show your clock, make sure you get what you signed up for.

Ali, and Rallan, our guides, were great, not there fault!
Written December 17, 2021
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Syed T
Dubai, United Arab Emirates1 contribution
It was fantastic day with our desert Safari guide Mr Tariq he is such a very nice person very very nice attitude worm welcoming person...
He guide us very well in our journey from hotel to desert plus in desert gave us very perfectly dune dashing.
Bundle of thanks for the company
THE ROYAL VISITION TOURISM
Written January 16, 2022
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avIyer
1 contribution
Amazing experience. Mr Amer Brown was an excellent and helpful guide who made our trip very enjoyable
Written January 17, 2022
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Marko T
Umag, Croatia1 contribution
The experience was amazing. The host was great. His driving skills are like nothing I seen so far. Truly amazing and we will definitely come back. Thank you.
Written January 16, 2022
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Ahuva O
3 contributions
Our experience with Shoaib Safari guide was amazing! He pointed out Dubai tourist spots, made sure we all had a good time in the sand, took the most AMAZING pictures of us, and made sure we had food! We had the best time ever! Would recommend to everyone! Book today!
Written January 11, 2022
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Stefano Leonardi
1 contribution
Wonderful experience in Dubai desert, well designed if you like adventure. Our guide Sajith has been really professional, following in all the activities, taking pictures and giving us info about UAE lifestyle.
Absolutely recommended!!
Written January 16, 2022
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