Connect with Dubai's heritage on a unique desert adventure
Follow in the footsteps of the Bedouin in Dubai, experiencing life in the Arabian desert over a century ago. Visitors can learn more about the oldest inhabitants of the UAE with the immersive Al Marmoom Bedouin Experience by OceanAir Travels, where you'll rediscover the emirate's heritage and secrets of the desert.
Watch camels compete at one of the Middle East's top sports venues
Deep in the Dubai desert sands at Al Marmoom Camel Race Track, located next to Al Marmoom Heritage Village and the Al Lisaili area, you can find a modern-day version of the old tradition of camel racing. The sport is a pastime that originated in the region and has a whole community of avid local followers. Head down here to see 60 camels flood from the gates, legs flying in all directions, making their way as fast as they can down the track.
Learn the art of falconry and other traditional Arab pastimes
Falconry has been practised in the UAE for centuries and continues to play an integral role in Arabian desert life. At the Falcon and Heritage Sports Centre, you are introduced to an enriching experience where can learn about Emirati heritage and the symbolic importance of the majestic bird for the region.