Visitors who are willing to see the plants and animals in the protected area need to make a booking with one of the limited number of tours. Platinum Heritage is one of the few companies with permission to enter and, by joining a package such as its Conservation Drive. Tourists can be taken in luxury 4x4s on a safari that takes in gazelles, birdlife and rare wildcats. All the animals here are wild, so there are no guarantee of sightings, but the spectacular dunes are captivating and a trip to the impressive Al Maha Desert Resort is ideal for refreshments are certainties.
A visit to Dubai is complete with a trip into the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve to appreciate the emirate’s natural and cultural heritage.
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