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Akhilaa Tourism

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Dubai 251343, United Arab Emirates
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Extrrmely poor service disastrous experience

Booked the desert Safari at Abidos HotelAl Barsha tour desk the vehicle was cramped and had 4... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Badri G
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Far Rockaway, New York, United States
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Desert Safari with Akhilaa Tourism

We, a family of 4 adults, were in Dubai for a few days and booked the desert safari with our hotel... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
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Akhilaa Tourism is a leading Destination Management Company providing a complete range of reliable, superior and professional services for your wanderlust needs. Touring UAE and the planet is us by line and we live up every day to making it yours. We are specializing in Corporate travel, MICE, leisure, group movements, incentive trips and excursions. We serve a wide range of incentive groups and individual travelers in conjunction with our global offices in Europe and Middle East. Akhilaa own the stat of the art of medical tourism in conjunction with world’s best high end hospitals of Germany, Swiss and others. We offer The UAE visa services support as well as the EU at the most affordable cost.
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“desert safari” (17 reviews)
“dune bashing” (8 reviews)
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Dubai 251343, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Booked the desert Safari at Abidos HotelAl Barsha tour desk the vehicle was cramped and had 4 passengers who refused to accommodate me due to my disability. The agent never said we needed to request special seating. We asked for a refund and they refusedMore

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AkhilaaTourismDubai, Guest Relations Manager at Akhilaa Tourism, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Badri, Good Afternoon... We are very sorry to learn that your experience with Abidos Hotel Al Barsha Travel Desk . We don't have any tour/travel desk in Abidos Hotel Al Barsha. Kindly share with us the booking receipt and the sales representative name...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We, a family of 4 adults, were in Dubai for a few days and booked the desert safari with our hotel. We booked a share car initially but realised for another $40aud we could've gotten a private car (we changed to a private car -...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Zahid our driver was knowledgeable, funny and a very good / skilled driver. We can safely recommend a trip with him and Akhilaa Tourism.

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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Good service, good driver, good food, good show! We all loved it! Worth every penny! E will do it again with Akhilaa Tourism.

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Our group of 15 people booked the Abu Dhabi Tour. 2 SUV's came to take us. 8 people in one and 7 in the other. The one SUV was so small the people in the 3rd row seats cried most of the way from Dubai...More

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AkhilaaTourismDubai, Guest Relations Manager at Akhilaa Tourism, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Dear Guest, Please accept our sincere apologies for your disappointment at tour. I am extremely concerned to read your comments with regard to your overall experience. Please let us know when did you book this tour and with whom you booked this tour. Because we...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Good value for money! And our guide, Zahid, had answers to all of our questions. It was first guite a desert rally and Zahid is an experienced driver :) Then at camp site there was excellent food and captivating shows. Loved it! Thanks Zahid and...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2017

The tour organised by the Akhilla tour company represented by Mr Mohammed at the reception of Tamani Apartment Hotels made the trip all the more enjoyable, hassle free and memorable. He offered huge discounts like 75Dhiram free food coupon on purchase of Ferrari world tickets...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

We took the day tour to Abu Dhabi. First of all we needed to wait one hour extra. Old car/poor seating/ unfriendly driver -no introduction was given- . The drive was vey UNSAFE (too fast - 160 km p.h.- made stop on sideway motorway, took...More

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AkhilaaTourismDubai, Guest Relations Manager at Akhilaa Tourism, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2017

Dear Baudien, Thank you very much for your candid review. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us. I greatly appreciate your comments about tour. We are very sorry to learn that your experience with our tour guide. I regret that it is the exact opposite...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Myself and my friends have tried the desert safari and I'd love to recommend to everyone. I've been to desert safari few times before but I can assure you it was the best in Dubai. Big shout out to Mr. Ahmed Hussien who was very...More

Thank Sameh A
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AkhilaaTourismDubai, Guest Relations Manager at Akhilaa Tourism, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful comments and detailed description of our Evening Desert Safari, I am sure that this will be useful for our readers. I will spread your amazing comments to the rest of the team & specially with Mr. Zahid, it...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2017

Visited Dubai with my family, and went on this tour not knowing what to expect, and was so pleasantly surprised!! Dune bashing was absolutely amazing, and was made even better by being able to sand surf in the desert! The evening consisted of camel rides,...More

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AkhilaaTourismDubai, Guest Relations Manager at Akhilaa Tourism, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for the 5 stars detailed description of our Evening Desert Safari and taking your time to review us on Trip Advisor. That's much appreciated! We are proud of our safari guide team and Mr. Zahid will be thrilled to...More

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xeniasmi
23 December 2016|
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Response from AkhilaaTourismDubai | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Kindly contact with us @ +971 44 54 9511 for more information... Thank You :) Regards, Akhilaa Tourism Team
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Kirei L
21 December 2015|
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Response from AkhilaaTourismDubai | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Kindly contact with us @ +971 44 54 9511 for more information... Thank You :) Regards, Akhilaa Tourism Team
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