Luxury automotive manufacturer Land Rover and award winning luxury tour and safari operator, Platinum Heritage, have teamed up to offer adventure seekers in the United Arab Emirates unique luxury desert safari experiences. As the ‘Official Adventure Partner of Platinum Heritage’, Land Rover’s outstanding off-road capabilities and long standing history with the UAE are a perfect [...]
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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. [...]
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There is somewhat of a revolution taking place in the way that businesses are being run. The traditional model exalted the philosophy that with formal qualification, years of training and decades of industry experience, businesses knew what was best for their customers. This take it or leave it attitude was phased out when businesses started […]

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National Charity School Field Trip

We had the honour of hosting students from The National Charity School this morning. We all work very hard at Platinum Heritage to supply lasting memories, however, this morning reminded me of the difference that tourism providers like ourselves can make and how important “positive” memories can be. Most of the students who visited us […]

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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 [...]
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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 [...]
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Sheikh Zayed Efforts to Conserve Arabian Oryx

The Desert, with its living resources, was given a special interest and care by the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. Sheikh Zayed considered the desert, with all of its animal and plants a blessing from Allah that we should protect and use sustainably. Sheikh Zayed said: “Cooperation between human beings leads to compassion, […]

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With World Responsible Tourism Day coming up on November 5th, the Travel Team of DubaiEye are joined by Platinum Heritage’s Managing Director Adam McEwan, for a chat about the desert safari tour operator’s plans to help UAE students learn more about the issue. MARK: We’re going to uncover the delights of the desert as we […]

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Dubai Royal Falconry Hunting

Primarily a means to supplement an otherwise meagre diet, falconry was an integral part of desert life in the Arabian Peninsula. But hunting expeditions also provided the ideal setting for tribal sheikhs to tour their area and connect with the people. The late HH Sheikh Zayed, founding father of the UAE, often spoke of the […]

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Dubai for History Buffs

The hunter and his bird must share a bond deeper than any rider and his horse. They can communicate as if by magic, using the falcon’s wings and eyes in combination with the hunter’s keen wits and endless patience. Soaring across the cloudless desert sky, the falcon sights its prey, and dives. Man and beast […]

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