The Lost City and the Empty Quarter

Salalah, Oman

A full-day tour into the Empty Quarter to what is thought to be the lost city of Ubar, also known as the Atlantis of the Sands, which is currently under excavation by archaeologists. The day will also consist of some exciting dune bashing in the desert.

Ubar (other names given to the city are Wabar and Iram) is a legendary city known as the Atlantis of the Sands, the location of which is not certain. This tour takes you to one of the likely locations, in the Empty Quarter, or the Rub' al-Khali, where you will see a series of excavations along the route by archaeologists.

As well as visiting the site, you will also do some dune bashing in the desert before returning to the hotel.

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