Traditional henna painting
Marvel at the Rub Al Khali, the world’s largest unbroken expanse of sand
Embark on an exciting ride up and down some of the desert's biggest dunes
The Liwa Oasis on the edges of the Rub al Khali is a sand skier’s paradise
Explore the adventure and tranquility of Liwa desert - from dune bashing to enjoying a barbecue under the stars
Marvel at the Rub Al Khali, the world’s largest unbroken expanse of sand, crane your neck at Moreeb Hill and the Empty Quarter’s 300-metre high sand dunes, enjoy smoky sunsets and luminous sunrises: Liwa is the ultimate world of desert discoveries.
Embark on an exciting ride up and down some of the desert's biggest dunes, you can try sand skiing before watching the sun set. After driving a short distance further to a permanent desert camp, you are treated to a sumptuous barbecue, camel rides, falconry displays and henna painting.
You can choose to stay overnight or combine it with a trip into the mountains. Costs vary.
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