The Tanker and Beyond – 1 Night UAE Adventure

Our most popular UAE itinerary, this meander among large but smooth dunes takes us from Madinat Zayed, over the Tropic of Cancer, past some 21st century wishing wells, past two remote date plantations, with of course, a visit to THE tanker!

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  • Approx 80kms of desert driving
  • Estimated 6 hours behind the wheel
  • 1 night wild camping
  • No previous offroad driving experience is required.
  • Fully catered
  • Maximum 6 guest cars
  • Note – The Tanker and WAY Beyond weekend continues the drive in the Western Desert and has approx 120kms offroad driving.


Tour Dates*


We have no definite dates for this 2 night adventure; they will probably happen on a Thursday-Saturday, but other days are available upon request.







Day One

  • Meet at Madinat Zayed, Al Dhafra early afternoon
  • Easy offroad drive to the tanker
  • Camp a little further on
  • BBQ and starwatching



Day Two

  • Breakfast, strike camp, be moving by 8.30am
  • Continue desert driving til lunchtime
  • Snack lunch
  • Reach the road around 1pm

What’s Included/Pricing Tables

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