Are you a tourist or a traveller? What’s the difference you might ask? We define “Tourist” as someone that travels somewhere to tick off the must do activities. They will participate in the things to do list that is most published by the big brand guide books. A “Traveller” wants to look a bit deeper, [...]
Read more
Despite Dubai’s rapid development in the last few decades, the emirate is not all skyscrapers and indoor ski parks. The government of the UAE knew early on that their land was special; focusing on sustainability has always been of the utmost importance. That’s why they established their first national park with the Dubai Desert Conservation [...]
Read more

Sustainable Tourism With Our Desert Safaris In Dubai

2017 has been declared as the Year of Sustainable Tourism and Development by The United Nations General Assembly and for Platinum Heritage, this is music to our ears. There are many elements that contribute to sustainability including environmental, cultural and the economic benefits to the local community. These need to balance current needs without compromising [...]
Read more

Camel Safari – A Must do in Dubai

Have you considered a camel safari on your Dubai holiday? When people visit Dubai, they always have a set list of things that needs to be seen or experienced. Seeing the Dubai Fountains, going up the Burj Khalifa, gazing at the Burj Al Arab and going on a desert safari are some of the highlights [...]
Read more
We often get asked ‘Do I need to book my Desert Safari in Dubai before I get there?’ or ‘How long in advance do I need to book my Desert Safari?’ or ‘Does your Desert Safari sell out?’. The answer to these questions is that it is always best to book as early as possible. [...]
Read more

Which Desert Safari – Platinum or Heritage?

I don’t think we will need to enlist the assistance of a market research company to tell us that the most asked question we receive is… “What is the difference between the Platinum and Heritage Desert Safari”? Before answering that question, we probably need to explain why we started Platinum Heritage in the first place. Through [...]
Read more

How to choose the best Dubai desert safari!

Every day we receive emails from potential guests who seem to be very confused about how to choose the best safari in Dubai. We would love to say that Platinum Heritage offers the best desert safaris but the truth is; there is no such thing as a one size fits all solution to this question. [...]
Read more

8 Dubai Desert Safari Myths

I can proudly say that our hard work generally pays off and we are very happy with the reaction from many satisfied guests. Unfortunately, from time to time, we drop the ball, forget something or simply don’t perform to our usual high standards. A desert safari has many moving parts and new staff, traffic, vehicle [...]
Read more

Dubai Desert Safari without Dune Bashing

A stark contrast to one of the fastest growing cities in the world, the desert surrounding Dubai is a serene landscape that should be considered a must-see for anyone visiting the UAE. When most people think about a Dubai desert safari, though, their mind instantly goes to dune bashing — a typically short safari that [...]
Read more

In every business, the work that goes on behind the scenes should be as clear and transparent as possible. One of the more difficult things for our guests to understand is the complexity surrounding the pick-up times for our evening safaris (Platinum and Heritage Dinner Safaris). I will attempt to summarize the reasons why a […]

Read more
Page 2 of 2
1 2