From Haradh to Shabita, an unforgettable 7-days desert expedition!
If you’re seeking an adventure that’s beyond the ordinary, crossing the Empty Quarter is the experience you’ve been looking for. This remarkable journey unfolds across approximately 1200 kilometers of rolling sandy dunes, commencing from the northwestern gateway in Haradh.
Over seven unforgettable days, you’ll encounter a diverse array of landscapes, from ancient wells and serene oases to towering sand dunes. But it’s the nights within the Empty Quarter that make this adventure truly exceptional. Here, the night sky unveils an enchanting tapestry of stars, creating a celestial display that is nothing short of magical. Moonlit nights add an extra layer of allure to this captivating journey.
By the end of this epic expedition, you’ll proudly join the select few who’ve had the privilege of exploring this remarkable region. The memories you make here will remain etched in your heart for a lifetime.
- Professional Instructor
- 1 hour free time
- Transportation in mini-coach
- Personal expenses
- Tips & gratuities
- Anything that’s not mentioned in the tour plan
- Surfing equipment
As far as safety measures and protocols in case of emergency, we are pleased to inform you that :
All our vehicles are equipped with
- CB Radios
- GPS Devices
- Satellite Phones
- First Aid Kit
- Extra Gas
- Extra Water
DepartureRiyadh, Saudi Arabia
Return Time5:00 PM
Dress CodeComfortable clothing and shoes
Day 1 Prepare for a splendid adventure in the heart of the Empty Quarter!
- 4:30 AM – Our journey will take off from Riyadh at an early hour, where you will witness the splendid sunrise and feel positive energy filling your heart. You will feel the excitement and anticipation as you head towards your first adventure in the Empty Quarter.
- 6:00 AM – We will enjoy a delicious breakfast in Al Kharj city.
- 10:30 AM – We reach the “Umm Athla” station to refuel and prepare for our next adventure.
- 11:00 AM – We will drive towards “Al Shalafa”, where the sand dunes will captivate us, and you will feel the adrenaline pumping in your veins as you drive through these amazing dunes.
- 3:30 PM – You will find yourself in Umm Al Hadeed, also known as “The Meteorite Fall Site”, experiencing hiking into a completely different world and listening to the history of this area from our guides.
- 6:00 PM – You will enjoy a delicious dinner under the enchanting desert sky. You will sit around the warm fire, sharing chats and interesting stories with your fellow travelers, watching the twinkling desert stars as you relax in an atmosphere of happiness and tranquility.
Day 2 Tawil Al Khattam awaits you with all its excitement and thrill!
- 5:00 AM – Wake up and get ready for a day full of adventures.
- 6:00 AM – With the first rays of the sun sneaking in, you will enjoy a cup of authentic Arabic coffee, dates, tea and others that will pulsate with flavor and vitality, giving you the energy needed to start your day.
- 7:00 AM – You will indulge in a delicious breakfast experience and watch the splendid sunrise in Umm Al Hadeed area, where you will enjoy that magical moment and feel the power and wonder of nature.
- 8:00 AM – You will embark on your journey towards Tawil Al Khattam with all passion and eagerness to explore it and discover its secrets.
- 12:00 PM – We will stop at Beer Jalaba to enjoy your favorite drink and a fun snack time.
- 3:30 PM – We will arrive at the area of Beer Tawil Al Khattam, where you will explore this beautiful place, enjoy walking on the amazing sand dunes, and witness the splendid sunset that casts a special charm on the breathtaking natural scenery.
- 4:00 PM – You will immerse in a very different relaxation experience in a hot Jacuzzi with sulphurous waters of the Empty Quarter, where you will enjoy the warmth and rejuvenate your vitality.
- 5:00 PM – You will get ready for the adventure of walking on the amazing sand dunes, where you will challenge yourself and enjoy the thrill and excitement in this unique journey.
- 6:00 PM – You will enjoy a tasty dinner meal.
- 7:00 PM – You will have a fun session around the fire under the enchanting desert sky full of stars. You will share stories and chats with your fellow travelers and enjoy the atmosphere of friendship and intimate bonding together.
Day 3 Bayda Al Lahi welcomes you with her beautiful arms and exciting challenges!
- 5:00 AM – Wake up and get ready for a morning full of vitality and adventure.
- 6:00 AM – Enjoy the authentic Arabic coffee, dates, tea and others .
- 7:00 AM – Enjoy a breakfast meal with the beautiful sunrise.
- 8:00 AM – We will embark on our journey towards Bayda Allahi, so get ready to face exciting challenges.
- 9:00 AM – A short stop at “Qalma Um Quroon” to enjoy the breathtaking views and the beauty of nature surrounding you.
- 9:30 AM – Continue your journey towards Bayda Al Lahi and get ready to explore it with all enthusiasm and curiosity.
- 3:30 PM – Get ready for a camping experience in Bayda Al Lahi, where you will spend a night full of exciting challenges and distinctive experiences. You will enjoy walking in the sand, visiting Bayda Al Lahi well, experiencing setting up a fire, and all this will add a touch of thrill and excitement to your experience.
- 6:00 PM – Enjoy a tasty dinner meal .
- 7:00 PM – Enjoy a fun session around the fire with beautiful music that will sprinkle joy and happiness in the air. These moments will be perfect for exchanging stories and laughs with your fellow travelers and creating unforgettable memories.
Day 4 Get ready to explore the majestic lakes of the Empty Quarter in an unforgettable journey!
- 5:00 AM – Wake up and feel the spirit of adventure pulsating within you.
- 6:00 AM – Enjoy your favorite cup of coffee as the first rays of sunlight sneak behind the towering sand dunes.
- 7:00 AM – Prepare for a delicious and nourishing breakfast that will give you the strength to start your epic journey.
- 8:00 AM – Get ready to embark on a journey to the “Munjour” area, where towering sand dunes await, inviting you to challenge and thrill yourself.
- 9:00 AM – Cross the borders and get ready for an adrenaline rush as you enter the “Al-Qaad” area, where entirely new adventures await you amidst the towering sand dunes.
- 11:30 AM – Take a break to enjoy a pleasant coffee and tea break with snacks, replenishing your energy while enjoying the breathtaking surroundings.
- 4:00 PM – Immerse yourself in the enchanting camping experience at “Um Ahesh,” where the stunning desert offers a serene and magical sanctuary.
- 4:30 PM – Get ready for an exhilarating hiking tour in the sand dunes, delving into the depths of the desert and exploring its breathtaking natural beauty.
- 6:00 PM – Prepare for an unforgettable dinner experience under a light pollution-free clear sky, where the universe’s canopy glows with millions of stars, and you can enjoy a romantic and enchanting atmosphere.
Day 5 Prepare to explore the beauty and charm of the “Al-Kudn” area with enthusiasm and passion!
- 5:00 AM – Wake up again to be the first to witness the magnificent sunrise and start your day with energy and vitality.
- 6:00 AM – Enjoy a cup of authentic Arabic coffee and let its aromatic scent fill your senses with the necessary enthusiasm.
- 7:00 AM – Indulge in a delicious breakfast meal and witness the stunning sunrise painting an artistic tableau in the desert sky.
- 9:00 AM – Set off on your new journey and enjoy the scenery in “Qalma Fatimah.”
- 11:30 AM – Enjoy a rest period, where you can have coffee and tea with a light meal in Qalma Fatimah and recharge your energy.
- 3:30 PM – Get ready for camping in the “Al-Kudn” area, and enjoy watching the magnificent sunset and experiencing tranquility and serenity in the heart of the desert. Delight in the breathtaking views and relax away from the hustle and bustle of daily life.
- 6:00 PM – Enjoy dinner and get ready to share your thrilling stories and experiences with your fellow travelers under a warm, light pollution-free sky. You’ll witness the glittering desert stars as you unwind in an atmosphere of happiness and tranquility.
Day 6 Live a day filled with excitement and thrill in the “Ghadah Al-Hissan” area!
- 5:00 AM – Wake up and prepare for a day full of excitement and anticipation.
- 6:00 AM – Enjoy your favorite cup of coffee and let its fragrant aroma fill your senses with life and enthusiasm.
- 7:00 AM – Enjoy a delicious breakfast meal.
- 8:00 AM – Prepare to move towards the “Shabita” area.
- 11:00 AM – Arrive at the Shabita area where we can refuel and prepare for the next challenge.
- 11:30 AM – Take a break and enjoy a snack, coffee, and tea.
- 3:30 PM – Get ready to camp in the “Ghadah Al-Hissan” area and enjoy the beauty of nature and the tranquility of the desert. Delight in the stunning scenery and experience relaxation away from the noise of daily life.
- 6:00 PM – Get ready for dinner and exchange adventure stories with your travel companions.
- 7:00 PM – Sit around the warm fire, engage in conversations, and share fascinating stories with your fellow travelers. As you relax, you’ll gaze at the shimmering stars of the desert, immersed in an atmosphere of happiness and tranquility.
Day 7 Prepare to return to Riyadh after a journey filled with adventures and wonderful experiences
- 5:00 AM – Enjoy the early morning moments and prepare for the return journey.
- 6:00 AM – Savor your favorite cup of coffee and relish its rich flavor and invigorating aroma that will bring life and excitement.
- 7:00 AM – Enjoy a delicious breakfast and share your memorable and exciting journey memories with your travel companions.
- 8:00 AM – Head towards Riyadh and enjoy road songs and the magnificent scenes you pass by.
- 3:00 PM – Have lunch in the Harad area and replenish your energy before continuing the journey.
- 5:00 PM – Arrive in Riyadh and successfully conclude your adventure. Celebrate your achievement and cherish the memories of this wonderful adventure that will remain eternal in your heart and mind for a lifetime.