Abu Dhabi the second largest city and the capital of the UAE, is a land of many facets. Abu Dhabi’s rich history in the pearl business and its current oil trade made it the richest city in the world as of 2007. It is also home to the fastest F1 race track in the world and they host the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix every year, starting November/December. Abu Dhabi, a modern cosmopolitan, is the perfect place for visitors to enjoy, experience and assimilate the true Arabic culture.
Among the many attractions that the city has to offer, is also camel safaris. Rich in desert land, a camel safari is a must-do if you are in the city. Camels, in Abu Dhabi are considered to be the old ‘Rolls Royce’ which were used either for trading or for the transportation of goods. These ‘ships of the desert’ have the ability to endure harsh conditions and as thus for their value, they are strongly considered to be a part of the Arabic tradition. It is really no wonder then, that these majestic creatures would be such an attraction, and definitely one not to be missed out on. A camel safari is truly a unique way of exploring sites of interest. Sit back and relax as your sailing ship manoeuvres the sand dunes, allowing you to take in the beauty and enjoy your surroundings. Arrange to stay the night out in the Bedouin Camps and enjoy dinner by the camp fire. What’s more is that camel safaris are customizable to your own schedule, thereby not interfering with your other activities, and making it a journey to remember.
While on your journey to the land of the dunes for your camel safari check out the many comforts Abu Dhabi hotels have to offer. Experience unparalleled comfort and satisfaction while staying at these luxury hotels. Abu Dhabi has a host of wonderful accommodation options and among them is the Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara, located in the Liwa Desert. The resort offers a luxury oasis for its travellers with a notable feature being the exquisite plunge pool that is located outside your own luxury villa. Enjoy your stay and enjoy your very own camel safari as you dwell into the land of magic and mystery.
Jayani Senanayake is a writer who dabbles in travel and all things exotic. Under the pseudonym of Calliope Sage, she writes of the allures that must simply be discovered. Google+