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Dubai: Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Tour with E-Certificate

1. Dubai: Sunrise Hot Air Balloon Tour with E-Certificate

Experience the adventure of a lifetime on a hot air balloon ride in Dubai. Take in the breathtaking views of the Arabian Desert and Dubai skyline from 4,000 feet and enjoy the convenience of hotel pickup and drop-off. Begin by being picked up from your accommodation in Dubai and making your way to the departure site. Be greeted with a pre-flight coffee and tea before hopping aboard a hot air balloon with an experienced guide. Ascend up to 4,000 feet and witness Dubai’s glittering skyline, the Hajar Mountains, and bright green oases across the vast Arabian Desert. Capture incredible photos as you drift above the world. As you glide, look out for the Arabian Oryx, gazelles, and wandering camels in their natural habitat as the sun rises over the Arabian Desert. Once back on the ground, enjoy a return transfer back to your hotel.

8 Days - Enchanting Socotra Escape

2. 8 Days - Enchanting Socotra Escape

Reserve your spot today and embark on the adventure of a lifetime! Day 1 (Hadibu City): Hotel check-in, local lunch. Explore Hadibu City till sunset. Overnight stay at the Hotel. ------ Day 2 (Hajhir and Dihamri): Day begins by a scenic drive to Hajhir Mountain, where breathtaking views await. Breakfast will be served with panoramic views to make it truly special. By midday, we'll journey to explore the Dihamri Coral Reef Reserve, where we'll relish a delicious lunch while admiring the marine beauty. As the day draws to a close, dinner will be served, and we'll camp on the rocky beaches for a truly immersive experience. ------ Day 3 (Hoq and Arher): Breakfast at the campsite. Then, we embark on a journey to Hoq Cave, the island's grandest cave, involving a moderately challenging hike. Once inside, prepare to be captivated for an hour by intricate rock and limestone formations. Around midday, we'll head to Arher Beach for a delectable lunch and an exciting session of white sand dune climbing and relaxing. Over night's stay at a fully-equipped beachfront camp, making it a perfect end to an unforgettable day. ------ Day 4 (Kalysan and Homhil): Breakfast on the white sands of Arher Beach. Next, journey to the Kalysan Canyon, where mountainous landscapes and refreshing valley waters await. Enjoy a swim in natural pools. Lunch in a nearby village follows. Continuing our journey, we'll be treated to the mesmerizing beauty of Homhil Reserve. The ascent to the pool, surrounded by breathtaking trees, evokes a sense of wonder akin to Alice's adventures in Wonderland. Hotel for the night ------ Day 5 (Diksam Plateau): Breakfast at the hotel, followed by a journey to the renowned Diksam Plateau, known for its striking "two brothers" dragon blood trees. Explore hiking trails, discover various mountain plant species in the central region. Followed by a visit to a local village to immerse ourselves in their way of life. Overnight stay will be in a well-prepared camping site for a restful night's sleep. ------ Day 6 (South and Dogub Cave): Local breakfast in the camping site at Diksam area. Next, we'll journey south to explore the captivating Dogub Cave. Then will continue our way to the southernmost tip of the island, we'll pause for a brief respite and relish the breathtaking sunset. we'll return to the hotel, capping off a wonderful day of adventure ------ Day 7 (Detwah and Shoab): Breakfast at the hotel, followed by a trip to explore the captivating Detwah Coastal Lagoon famously known as 'a jewel of biodiversity'. Lunch will be a serve in the city of Qalansiyah. Afterward, embark on a thrilling boat excursion to spot Dolphins in their natural habitat. Finally, we'll make our way back to the hotel, concluding our memorable island exploration. ------ Day 8 (Departure Day): Hotel check-out and embark on a morning tour of the bustling local market. Enjoy breakfast and then make your way to the airport for a midday departure.

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What people are saying about Yemen

Overall rating

4.7
(38 reviews)

Magic! A memorable flight that leaves very beautiful memories. Special mention to Mr Ibrahim for the organization and his good humor! Only small "flat" for GetYourGuide, on the activity page (web page), it is noted in the highlights "Admire the skyscrapers and the roofs of the city of Dubai"; so, a few roofs in the desert ok, but nothing to do with the skyscrapers or the city, which we don't even see a little.

it was a wonderful experience from start to finish. Our driver explained everything on the way and it really enhanced our experience. I would definitely be recommending this to any visitors who are coming to Dubai. While up on the balcony the pilot was very comforting to all passengers and made sure everyone was at ease. Top class from start to finish

This experiencing was AMAZING! A hot air balloon ride is something I’ve wanted to do for a long time. What better place to do it than Dubai, watching the sun rise. The team ensured we were versed on the landing technique & provided confidence in a safe trip. I love the ocean & this provided the same type of peacefulness. Would definitely recommend!

Forget all camel safaris and other such tourist amusements. This silence and the floating with the balloon over the desert and the sunrise, this atmosphere when the balloons inflate in the dark is indescribable.

This was amazing!! Highly recommend. From an easy pickup to a smooth to and unforgettable flight, this is a tour you shouldn’t miss! Thank you to the whole team who made this magical.