It is an absolute must for everyone who is visiting Dhofar, that you visit Ar Rub Al Khali (The Empty Quarter), Dhofar's most remarkable and popular site with its untouched and magical sand dunes.
Start the tour from your hotel in the afternoon. After having a small break in Thumrait town, proceed west on graded road crossing the huge gravel desert of Al Nejd. Arrive in the sand desert in Al Khadaf, where the sand dunes emerge picturesque and spectacular, our experienced driver will drive up the hills in the most thrilling and exciting manner to show you an example of 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 campsite. Arabian Coffee and traditional dates are also served on arrival at the camp. Later you will be served a delicious Arabic style dinner and Shisha (the Arabic water pipe). After the breakfast, served at the camp on the next day, proceed to the Lost City of Ubar. 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 1992, led by Sir Ranulph Fiennes.
Then you will go to Wadi Dawkah also known as 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. Then you will return to Salalah before noon.