Experience diversity, tradition and adventure at Al Dhafra Camel Festival
Join the revelry and celebrate the much-awaited event at Tilal Liwa Hotel
Dubai, UAE (December 4, 2012) – Tilal Liwa Hotel, a secluded hideaway leisure resort perched on the edge of Rub Al Khali Desert, takes pride in being at the center of the celebration for the much-awaited annual event in the Western Region, the Al Dhafra Camel Festival, the biggest gathering of camel owners vying for the most-coveted camel beauty contest.
More than 2,000 camels from original Arabic progeny, the most powerful and expensive breed such as the “Majaheem”, will compete in the camel races and the popular camel beauty contest which are the highlights of the festival that will run from 15th to 30th December.
The Al Dhafra Camel Beauty Contest is the biggest and oldest traditional event in the UAE and camel owners from Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia including the UAE visit the desert of Madinat Zayed (Western Region) to participate in the events and compete to win hefty prizes and the prestige that comes with the prize. The event also draws attendance from international celebrities, royalties and famous personalities from here and abroad.
Ayman Ashor, General Manager, Tilal Liwa Hotel, said: “We would like to invite everyone to visit Tilal Liwa Hotel and join the celebration for this year’s Al Dhafra Camel Festival. It is worth an experience because this is a special time in the region when the beauty of the desert takes center stage in a festival that brings together the finest breed of camel. The event draws coverage and participants from here and abroad because of its prestige and we would like residents and guests to experience the fun and excitement surrounding the festivities!”
The event organized under the supervision of the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (TAC) will also feature many fun-filled activities such as the traditional souk, a camel auction and various contests for traditional handicrafts, poetry, date packaging and photography.
Tilal Liwa Hotel has also prepared a special package for the participants and guests attending the Al Dhafra Camel Festival, which includes a stay at Tilal Double room including buffet breakfast for two, special transportation service organised to the Al Dhafra Camel Festival, Arabic coffee and dates on arrival and access to all recreational facilities – Pool, steam, sauna, fitness centre.
Experience diversity, tradition and adventure during the Al Dhafra Camel Festival. Book your stay now! The hotel package is valid from 15th to 29th December 2012. For further information, please visit www.danathotels.com or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
About Tilal Liwa Hotel:
Tilal Liwa Hotel, managed by Danat Hotels & Resorts, a division of National Corporation for Tourism & Hotels is located at the edge of the majestic Rub Al Khali desert. This acclaimed destination is a cherished secret among 4-star United Arab Emirates hotels. Imagine awakening in sumptuously appointed room or suite accommodation with breathtaking views of some of the highest dunes in the world. Immerse yourself in an authentically Arabian “Oasis of Hospitality,” where tantalizing restaurants, a sparkling outdoor pool, and a full range of luxury amenities offer lush accompaniment to the surrounding desert beauty. Whether you are embarking on an exhilarating desert safari, quad biking, discovering the traditional sights of Al Gharbia, or simply escaping to solitude for a few days, our captivating four-star UAE hotel resort guarantees an unforgettable experience.