A new safari destination is being added to UAE’s ever-growing tourism spots.
Tilal Swaihan Camp, located 70km from Al Ain city, is all set to open today.
It’s a desert campsite that features many cool things including “a combination of sand dunes and hills with state-of-the-art racetracks, mobile food trucks, and dedicated areas for children.” according to WAM.
On its launch today, it hosted the Tilal Swaihan Festival for car racing enthusiasts and professionals of the UAE
The first round of the competition was held today with subsequent rounds being held in early 2019.
The camp features a souq, heritage village, theatre and an exclusive gaming area
The campsite also features sandy racetracks for ATV
Salem Rashed Al Ketbi, executive director of the Northern Sector, Al Ain Municipality, said:
“The Tilal Swaihan camp will offer a range of services and amenities designed to meet the highest international standards, so that it can promote itself as a ‘complete’ destination that meets the leisure and recreational needs of the community, while engaging adventure enthusiasts and encouraging domestic tourism, for the larger development goals of the region.”