There are no options for camping in Wadi Taybah, but plenty on the approach through the mountains.
Here’s a look at the best spots throughout the UAE to take your gear and get camping – adventure guaranteed.
(Between us though, there are some luxurious stays close by to some of these sites if you’re over trying to be the next Ibn Battuta).
Once you hit the E90, you’re in prime dessert territory, and can set up camp anywhere in the so-called “Empty Quarter” of the UAE. Because it’s basically void of anything except sand and wildlife, and that means you need to come prepared to get through a weekend here.
Like in most other places on this list, water is vital, but even more bottles are needed here just for emergencies.