Sunset Jeep safari is recommend when you Cant handle the camel ride but you aren't interested in raising your adrenaline levels (as well as your blood pressure)then this tour is for you. a Sunset Jeep safari drives you at a slow pace into the sand dunes to see the surprisingly beautiful sunset over the golden sand dunes with its playful fusion of light and shadow, This tour is perfect for young children who might be scared of camel ride and a fast ride
This tour Begin in the mourning two hours before the sunset, We will meet you at front your riad or hotel in the desert at 5:30a.m.depending on the sunset timing). departs in the afternoon head east into the Sahara on basic 4x4 off-roads across the desert of Erg chibi with several photo-stops, passing first through rocky terrain then progressively entering sandier landscapes during an exciting dune drive to the first destination a nomads camp use to graze their herds of camels, visit one of the families who live in hand-woven goat and camel hair tents.Continuing deeply in to the desert having great fun sand bashing through the sandy river, our way is following over the magical sea of orange dunes and contrasting spaces of black shiny volcanic rock. Well crossing all uvial fans, ridges, dry river basins, and sandy areas , abondan village of M'fis and the khamlia village with it's inhabitant descendants of slaves from Sudanand mali, The drive continues across the desert. We stop to watch the beautiful sunset on the like sirji on road to our hotel .
The following activities are included :
- Pick up by 4x4 wheel Drive from any point in Merzouga and Rissaniand Erfoud between 12.15pm to 13.00 p.m.
- Drive through the desert along Erg chibi - Dune Bashing.
- 20-30 minutes Dune Driving
- Sun Set Photography
- Traditional costumes
- Unlimited soft drinks, tea coffee and mineral water
- Buffet Dinner and B.B.Q.(vegetarian food also available on request)
- Departure at 9.30 pm
There is no minimum people required for this package, even 1 person can do this. The best is if you have a group of 6 people in which you get a complete car for your group and don't have to share it with out other guest. please note that this is not recommended for children below 3 years and the Dune bashing is quiet bumpy and not safe for the infants also we don't have any special seats for babies.
Pregnant women and very elderly people are also not recommended.
Our drivers are professional and licensed drivers and are trained in First aid, our cars are fitted with roll cage to protect the occupants from being injured in an accident, particularly in the event of a roll-over in the desert which is very rare. Plus there are seat belts for every passenger. We use 4x4 Land Cruisers for our safari. Also from the moment you are in our cars you are insured. All our cars and there passengers are covered under insurance.
One must get a camera when going to a desert safari in Dubai as the views are breath taking and awesome, also one should wear comfortable cloths and avoid jewelry or expensive watch and cell phones as there is no signal at the camps. Do try the Arabic coffee at the camp and shake your belly with our belly dancer !